Dr Karen Galway

  • Dr Karen Galway

RESEARCH THEME

Chronic Illness and Palliative Care

 

RESEARCH FOCUS

Dr Galways research interests include evidence based policy and health service development; help seeking and access to mental health services; psycho-oncology and connections between physical, emotional and social health.

She has published research on access to primary care services, screening in cancer care, mental health and suicide prevention and psycho-oncology services. Her work is focused on developing a robust evidence base to help us all to effectively recognise and address our mental health needs.

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RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES

Dr Galway is open to PhD applicants interested in:

  • Exploring evidence based policy development or service provision to support mental health promotion and suicide prevention.
  • Service provision for people with co-existing mental and physical health problems.

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DR KAREN GALWAY

School of Nursing and Midwifery

Karen Galway

Dr Galway is a Lecturer in the School of Nursing and Midwifery. 

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Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Sciences

School of Nursing and Midwifery

Chronic Illness And Palliative Care Research Initiative

Centre for Evidence and Social Innovation

 

Research students

PhD Title: How can learning from Serious Adverse Incident reviews contribute to reducing deaths by suicide of people in the care of Mental Health Services?


Name: Colette Ramsey
Years of Study: 2017 - 2020
Country: Ireland

PhD Title: Arts-Based Interventions as a Vehicle for a Reduction in Suicide Risk among Men.


Name: Shane O'Donnell
Years of Study: 2018 - 2021
Country: Ireland

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