PhD Potpourri

Date(s) - 24/05/2016
8:00 am - 9:30 am

VENUE: Alexander Anderson Boardroom, Quadrangle, NUI Galway

0800-0815       Marita Hennessy, School of Psychology (1st year)
Preventing obesity during infancy: challenges and opportunities

0815-0830       Niamh Hennelly, Irish Centre for Social Gerontology (1st year)
Exploring personhood in dementia and its importance for care relationships, service delivery and regulatory instruments

 0830-0845       Caragh Flannery, School of Psychology (2nd year)
Exploring the feasibility and potential effectiveness of a technology supported behaviour change intervention for physical activity during pregnancy

 0845-0900       Grazia Cappiello, Electrical and Electronic Engineering (3rd year)
Targeting head and neck cancers with radio-frequency hyperthermia

 0900-0915       Mary Clare O’Hara, Diabetes Clinic GUH (4th year)
A cross country comparison of the role of behaviours, values and institutions following a structured education programme for people with type 1 diabetes: Ireland, UK and Germany

 0915-0930       Anne Marie O’Regan, Western GP Training Scheme (completed)
Validation of Situational Judgement tests (SJT’s) in selection to GP training