Research Students

Research Students

MSc by Research:

Michelle Biggins

Programme:                 MSc. by Research

Area of Study:             Hamstring injury

Qualification(s):          BSc. Physiotherapy

Supervisor:                  Dr. Kieran O’Sullivan

 

Structured PhD:

 

John Hurley

Programme:                 Structured PhD

Area of Study:             Musculoskeletal Pain and the Clinician –Patient Encounter

Qualification(s):          BSc Physiotherapy (UL)

Supervisor:                  Dr Kieran O’Sullivan & Dr Karen McCreesh

 

Dan Carter

Programme:                 Structured PhD

Area of Study:             Stroke

Qualification(s):          MSc Occupational Therapy, University of Limerick; BA Applied Psychology, University College Cork

Supervisor:                  Dr Sara Hayes, Prof John Forbes & Dr Katie Robinson

 

Aoife Gallagher

Programme:                 Structured PhD

Area of Study:             SLT intervention services for school-aged children

Qualification(s):          MSc. Human Communication, BSc. Clinical Speech and Language Studies

Supervisor:                  Prof. Alison Perry

 

Katie Hughes

Programme:                 Structured PhD

Area of Study:             Nutritional and exercise interventions for healthy aging

Qualification(s):          MSc. Physiotherapy, BSc. Physiotherapy

Supervisor:                  Dr. Amanda Clifford

 

Tahani Alahmad

Programme:                 Structured PhD

Area of Study:             Female athletes

Qualification(s):          Bsc Physical Therapy, MSc Orthopedics Rehabilitation

Supervisor:                  Dr. Roisin Cahalan

 

Hawra Al Dandan

Programme:                 Structured PhD

Area of Study:             Bladder dysfunction among MS patients 

Qualification(s):          PhD Physiotherapy

Supervisor:                  Prof. Susan Coote & Dr Norelee Kennedy

 

Molly Manning

Programme:                 Structured PhD

Area of Study:             Aphasia/cognitive linguistics

Qualification(s):          MSc. Speech & Language Therapy, MPhil Linguistics (TCD), BSc. Physics & Astronomy

Supervisor:                  Prof. Sue Franklin

 

Áine O’Dea

Programme:                 Structured PhD

Area of Study:             Improving physical and social participation outcomes for children with neurodevelopmental conditions.

Qualification(s):          BSc (Hons) Occupatinal Therapy, MSc Clinical Therapy (OT)

Supervisor:                  Prof, Susan Coote, Dr Norelee Kennedy

 

Louise Carroll

Programme:                 Structured PhD

Area of Study:             Parkinson's disease and Aquatic Therapy

Qualification(s):          MSc in Advanced Healthcare Practice, BSc Physiotherapy

Supervisor:                  Dr Amanda Clifford, Prof. William O’Conor & Prof. Meg Morris

 

Noreen O’Leary

Programme:                 Structured PhD

Area of Study:             Interprofessional Education 

Qualification(s):          BSc Speech & Language Therapy, Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Education, Masters in Clinical Education

Supervisor:                  Dr. Nancy Salmon & Amanda Clifford

 

Structured Masters:

Amy Connery

Programme:                 Structured Masters by Research

Area of Study:             The lived experience of paediatric stuttering and the client's social and emotional wellbeing

Qualification(s):          BA Psychology ; BSc Clinical Speech and Language Studies 

Supervisor:                  Dr Arlene McCurtin