The School of Nursing and Midwifery is pleased to announce a scholarship award for a student to undertake an extended critical review of the literature as their dissertation module for the MSc Advanced Professional Practice commencing September 2012. The scholarship is funded by the All Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care as part of a large research study evaluating a care pathway for patients suffering from cancer-related cachexia. The student will be carry out a 15,000 word realist review of the literature in relation to psycho educational interventions to improve the experience of refractory cachexia for patients and their relatives. The Scholarship will cover the fees for the dissertation module.
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