14 results for author: Christine De Largy


Christine Fitzgerald (GBHI Fellow and CESRD Affiliate) visits University of British Columbia

As part of my work as an Atlantic Fellow with the Global Brain Health Institute, Trinity College Dublin (www.gbhi.org) and as Visiting Fellow with the Centre for Economic and Social Research on Dementia, NUI Galway, I am interested in how psychosocial interventions are classified and how to make this area more effective for both research and practice in dementia care. I am delighted to be at the Centre for Research on Personhood in Dementia, University of British Columbia to discuss two elements of my current research. Firstly looking at how psychosocial interventions play a key role in the management of dementia, providing support through a variety ...

Prof Eamon O’Shea receives new HRB funding award

Professor Eamon O’Shea, Director of the Centre for Economic and Social Research on Dementia at NUI Galway, received an ‘Applied Partnership Award’ for resource allocation, priority-setting and consensus in dementia care in Ireland. The aim of this study is to address key questions regarding optimal service and support mix for people with dementia and to facilitate a more efficient and equitable resource allocation process that includes the delivery of personalised, community-based supports for people with dementia. Professor Eamon O'Shea will be working with the National Dementia Office through the Health Service Executive to develop Dementia ...

CESRD Doctoral Student awarded James M Flaherty Research Scholarship

I am delighted to be in the University of British Columbia, Vancouver and working in the Centre for Research on Personhood in Dementia (CRPD) for the next four weeks. This is an interdisciplinary centre directed by Prof. Deborah O’Connor.

Launch of the Centre for Economic & Social Research on Dementia

The centre is committed to a partnership approach with all dementia stakeholders, particularly with people with dementia and their carers....