Biography

Professional Qualifications: RNT, RM, RGN, RNID

Current Position: Lecturer

Teaching: Students across all four undergraduate nursing programmes including BSc Nursing (Intellectual Disability), BSc Nursing (General), BSc Nursing (Mental Health) and BSc Midwifery.

Supervision and support of undergraduate and post-graduate students for their final year and MSc projects.

Preceptorship, Teaching and Assessing Programme.
For many years I have been working in partnership with UHL Centre of Nursing and Midwifery Education (CNME) and the Preceptorship Programme to prepare and support all registered nurses in the Mid-West region to support student nurses on placement and assess student competencies across all four years of the undergraduate nursing programmes.

Administration:

Course Director, BSc Nursing (Intellectual Disability) four year pre- registration undergraduate Level 8 Honours, Nursing Degree programme from January 2012 - January 2017.


Chair Undergraduate Curriculum Development Team 2014- 2017

Chair Undergraduate Curriculum Design Team 2014- 2017

Chair Undergraduate BSc Nursing (Intellectual Disability) Programme Team 2015-2017

Research Interests


Quality metrics

Education

Teaching, Assessing and Preceptorship

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Person centred nursing care


The Child with an Intellectual Disability


Palliative Care and Intellectual Disability

Professional Activities

Education

  • 2005 University of Manchester - M.Sc.
  • 1995 University College Dublin - BSc (Nursing)

Association

  • 1984 RNID RGN RM RNT, An Bord Altranais

Committee

  • Department of Nursing and Midwifery, Teaching and Learning Committee,

Peer Reviewed Journals

2022

The value and contribution of intellectual disability nurses/nurses caring for people with intellectual disability in intellectual disability settings: a scoping review

Doody, O., Hennessy, T., Moloney, M., Lyons, R. & Bright, AM. (2022) The value and contribution of intellectual disability nurses/nurses caring for people with intellectual disability in intellectual disability settings: a scoping review. Journal Of Clinical Nursing

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2019

The development of Nursing Quality Care Process Metrics and Indicators for use in Older Persons Care Settings: A Delphi-Consensus Study

Murphy, F;Doody, O;Lyons, R;Gallen, A;Nolan, M;Killeen, A;Kavanagh, P;Donegan, J;Sezgin, D (2019) The development of Nursing Quality Care Process Metrics and Indicators for use in Older Persons Care Settings: A Delphi-Consensus Study. HOBOKEN : WILEY Journal of advanced nursing :3471-3484

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2019

A framework to aid in the selection of Nursing or Midwifery care process metrics and indicators.

Murphy F, Doody, O, Lyons R, Brenner M, O'Connor L, Hunter A, Devane D, Sezgin D. (2019) A framework to aid in the selection of Nursing or Midwifery care process metrics and indicators. .

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2017

Families' experiences of involvement in care planning in mental health services: an integrative literature review.

Doody, O., Butler, M. P., Lyons, R. and Newman, D. (2017) Families' experiences of involvement in care planning in mental health services: an integrative literature review.. Journal of psychiatric and mental health nursing :412-430

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2013

The effect of stress on health and its implications for nursing

Donovan R.;Doody O.;Lyons R. (2013) The effect of stress on health and its implications for nursing. British Journal Of Nursing :969-973

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2012

Non-verbal communication between Registered Nurses Intellectual Disability and people with an intellectual disability: An exploratory study of the nurse's experiences. Part 2

Martin A.;O'Connor-Fenelon M.;Lyons R. (2012) Non-verbal communication between Registered Nurses Intellectual Disability and people with an intellectual disability: An exploratory study of the nurse's experiences. Part 2. Journal of Intellectual Disabilities :97-108

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2012

Non-verbal communication between registered nurses intellectual disability and people with an intellectual disability: An exploratory study of the nurse's experiences. Part 1

Martin A.;O'Connor-Fenelon M.;Lyons R. (2012) Non-verbal communication between registered nurses intellectual disability and people with an intellectual disability: An exploratory study of the nurse's experiences. Part 1. Journal of Intellectual Disabilities :61-75

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Books

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Book Chapters

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Edited Books

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Other Journals

2012

Primary care for persons with intellectual disability: Issues for practice; Reprint Special Issue – Health and Wellness

Doody, O., Bailey, M.E. and Lyons, R. (2012) Primary care for persons with intellectual disability: Issues for practice; Reprint Special Issue – Health and Wellness. Frontline :10-12

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2012

Non-verbal communication between Registered Nurses Intellectual Disability and people with an intellectual disability: An exploratory study of the nurse's experiences. Part 2

Anne-Marie Martin, Maureen O'Connor-Fenelon and Rosemary Lyons (2012) Non-verbal communication between Registered Nurses Intellectual Disability and people with an intellectual disability: An exploratory study of the nurse's experiences. Part 2. : SAGE Journal of Intellectual Disabilities :1-12

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2012

Non-verbal commmunication between Registered Nurses Intellectual Disability and people with an intellectual disability: an exploratory study of the nurse's experiences.Part 1.

Anne-Marie Martin, Maureen O,Connor-Fenelon, Rosemary Lyons (2012) Non-verbal commmunication between Registered Nurses Intellectual Disability and people with an intellectual disability: an exploratory study of the nurse's experiences.Part 1.. : Sage Journal of Intellectual Disabilities :61-75

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2011

Primary care for persons with intellectual disability: Issues for practice

Doody, O., Bailey, M.E. and Lyons, R. (2011) Primary care for persons with intellectual disability: Issues for practice. The Frontline of Learning Disability :14-15

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2010

Non-verbal communication between nurses and people with an intellectual disability: a review of the literature

Anne-Marie Martin, Maureen O'Connor-Fenelon and Rosemary Lyons (2010) Non-verbal communication between nurses and people with an intellectual disability: a review of the literature. : SAGE Journal of Intellectual Disabilities :303-314

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Conference Publications

2011

3rd International Nursing and Midwifery Conference, Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice,

O'Donovan, R., Doody, O. and Lyons, R. (2011) 3rd International Nursing and Midwifery Conference, Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice,.

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2011

3rd International Nursing and Midwifery Conference, Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice

Crotty, G., Lyons, R., Doody, O. (2011) 3rd International Nursing and Midwifery Conference, Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice.

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Conference Contributions

2022

Chief Directors of Nursing/Midwifery Forum

Doody O, Hennessy T, Moloney M, Lyons R, McMahon J, Ryan R. (2022) Chief Directors of Nursing/Midwifery Forum.

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2021

Wexford Services Launch of the HSE Health Passport for People with an Intellectual Disability

Doody O, Hennessy T, Moloney M, Lyons R, McMahon J, Ryan R. (2021) Wexford Services Launch of the HSE Health Passport for People with an Intellectual Disability.

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2021

Nursing Subcommittee of the Disability Advisory Group (DAG) to the National Clinical Programme for People with Disability (NCPPD)

Doody O, Hennessy T, Moloney M, Lyons R, McMahon J, Ryan R. (2021) Nursing Subcommittee of the Disability Advisory Group (DAG) to the National Clinical Programme for People with Disability (NCPPD).

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2021

Office of the Nursing and Midwifery Services Director (ONMSD) Shaping the Future of Intellectual Disability Nursing - Webinar

Doody O, Hennessy T, Moloney M, Lyons R, McMahon J, Ryan R. (2021) Office of the Nursing and Midwifery Services Director (ONMSD) Shaping the Future of Intellectual Disability Nursing - Webinar.

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2019

48th Global Nursing and Healthcare Conference

Doody, O., Lyons, R., Murphy, F., Sezgin, D. (2019) 48th Global Nursing and Healthcare Conference.

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2019

Trinity Health and Education International Research Conference

Murphy, F., Doody, O., Lyons, R., Sezgin, D. (2019) Trinity Health and Education International Research Conference.

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2018

State of the Science Congress on Nursing Research - Precision Health in Washington

O'Connor L, DMcAulife E, Devane D, Hunter A, Murphy F, Doody O, Lyons R, Rogers, L. (2018) State of the Science Congress on Nursing Research - Precision Health in Washington.

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2018

State of the Science Congress on Nursing Research - Precision Health in Washington, DC, September 13-15.

O'Connor L, DMcAulife E, Devane D, Hunter A, Murphy F, Doody O, Lyons R, Rogers, L. (2018) State of the Science Congress on Nursing Research - Precision Health in Washington, DC, September 13-15. .

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2018

2018 State of the Science Congress on Nursing Research: Precision Health.

O Connor, L. McAuliffe, E. Devane, D. Brenner, M. Murphy, F. Hunter, A. Glasgow, M.E. Doody, O. Rogers, L. Lyons, R. (2018) 2018 State of the Science Congress on Nursing Research: Precision Health. .

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2018

18th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference: Delivering Excellent Healthcare in a Globalised World: Challenges and Opportunities

Doody, O., Lyons, R., Murphy, F., Sezgin, D., Gallen, A., Ryan, J., Croke, E., Downey, J., Lane, A., Nolan, M., Nadin, M., Keown, D., Glasgow, M.E. (2018) 18th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference: Delivering Excellent Healthcare in a Globalised World: Challenges and Opportunities.

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2017

4th European Festival of Psychiatric Nursing

Doody, O., Butler, MP., Lyons, R., Newman, D. (2017) 4th European Festival of Psychiatric Nursing .

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2012

The 2012 International Nursing Research Conference

Bailey, ME., Doody, O., Lyons, R., Cooney, M., Walsh, J. (2012) The 2012 International Nursing Research Conference.

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2011

Building Links, Working Together

O'Donovan, R., Doody, O., Lyons, R. (2011) Building Links, Working Together.

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2011

11th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference

Doody, O., Bailey, ME., Lyons, R., Walsh, J., Cooney, M. (2011) 11th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Research Conference.

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2011

Building Links, Working Together

Crotty, G., Lyons, R., Doody, O. (2011) Building Links, Working Together.

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2011

12th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference Transforming Healthcare through Research & Education

Bailey, ME., Doody, O., Lyons, R., Walsh, J. (2011) 12th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference Transforming Healthcare through Research & Education.

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2011

3rd International Nursing and Midwifery Conference, Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice

O'Donovan, R., Doody, O., Lyons, R. (2011) 3rd International Nursing and Midwifery Conference, Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice.

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2011

3rd International Nursing and Midwifery Conference, Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice

Crotty, G., Lyons, R., Doody, O. (2011) 3rd International Nursing and Midwifery Conference, Building and Promoting Excellence in Practice.

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Published Reports

2018

Intellectual Disability Services Nursing Quality Care Metrics Final report to ONMSD

Murphy F, Doody O, Lyons R, Sezgin D (2018) Intellectual Disability Services Nursing Quality Care Metrics Final report to ONMSD. Limerick : University of Limerick

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2018

Older Persons Services Nursing Quality Care Metrics Final report to ONMSD.

Murphy F, Doody O, Lyons R, Sezgin D (2018) Older Persons Services Nursing Quality Care Metrics Final report to ONMSD. . Limerick : University of Limerick

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2011

The provision of community nursing support for persons with an intellectual disability and palliative care needs: a descriptive survey - Report prepared for the Irish Hospice Foundation

Bailey, M.E., Doody, O., Lyons, R., Walsh, J. and Cooney, M. (2011) The provision of community nursing support for persons with an intellectual disability and palliative care needs: a descriptive survey - Report prepared for the Irish Hospice Foundation. Limerick : University of Limerick and Irish Hospice Foundation

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Editorials

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Book Reviews

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Other Publications

2021

A Rapid Realist Review of Quality Care Process Metrics Implementation in Nursing and Midwifery Practice

Teeling, SP;Davies, C;Barnard, M;O'Connor, L;Coffey, A;Lambert, V;McNamara, M;Tuohy, D;Frawley, T;Redmond, C;Somanadhan, S;Casey, M;Corcoran, Y;Doody, O;O'Brien, D;Noonan, M;Smith, R;Bradshaw, C;Murphy, S;Dore, L;Lyons, R;McGeehan, M;Gallen, A (2021) A Rapid Realist Review of Quality Care Process Metrics Implementation in Nursing and Midwifery Practice. BASEL : MDPI International Journal Of Environmental Research And Public Health

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2019

The development of Nursing Quality Care Process Metrics and Indicators for use in Older Persons Care Settings: A Delphi-Consensus Study

Murphy F.;Doody O.;Lyons R.;Gallen A.;Nolan M.;Killeen A.;Kavanagh P.;Donegan J.;Sezgin D. (2019) The development of Nursing Quality Care Process Metrics and Indicators for use in Older Persons Care Settings: A Delphi-Consensus Study. Journal of advanced nursing

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2019

Development of nursing quality care process metrics and indicators for intellectual disability services: a literature review and modified Delphi consensus study

Doody, O;Murphy, F;Lyons, R;Gallen, A;Ryan, J;Downey, J;Sezgin, D (2019) Development of nursing quality care process metrics and indicators for intellectual disability services: a literature review and modified Delphi consensus study. LONDON : BMC Bmc Health Services Research

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2017

Families’ experiences of involvement in care planning in mental health services: an integrative literature review

Doody O.;Butler M.;Lyons R.;Newman D. (2017) Families’ experiences of involvement in care planning in mental health services: an integrative literature review. Journal of psychiatric and mental health nursing :412-430

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2012

Primary care for persons with intellectual disability: Issues for practice; Reprint Special Issue – Health and Wellness,

Doody, O; Bailey, ME; Lyons, R (2012) Primary care for persons with intellectual disability: Issues for practice; Reprint Special Issue – Health and Wellness,. Frontline :10-12

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2011

Primary care for persons with intellectual disability: Issues for practice

Doody, O; Bailey, M.E; Lyons, R (2011) Primary care for persons with intellectual disability: Issues for practice. The Frontline of Learning Disability :14-15

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2010

Non-verbal communication between nurses and people with an intellectual disability: A review of the literature

Martin A.-M., O'Connor-Fenelon M., Lyons R. (2010) Non-verbal communication between nurses and people with an intellectual disability: A review of the literature. :303-314

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