Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

Mr John Hayden

 John Hayden

Mr John Hayden
Lecturer in Pharmacy Practice
Tel.: +353 1 402 2786

John graduated from the University College Cork School of Pharmacy in 2009. He completed his pre-registration training in Tallaght Hospital alongside the first year of the MPharm in RCSI in 2010. Once qualified, he moved to a clinical pharmacist role in Our Lady's Children's Hospital Crumlin. He provided pharmaceutical care for infant cardiac patients. In 2011 he took up the role of Clinical Trials Pharmacist for the National Children's Research Centre. In this position he worked on Ireland's first academic led drug trial in an emergency department and Ireland's first academic led drug trial using controlled drugs. He also completed a postgraduate diploma in hospital clinical pharmacy from the Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen in 2013. In January 2014 John took up a position as Lecturer in Pharmacy Practice in RCSI and is beginning a PhD in paediatric critical care.

Professional Committees
Paediatric Clinical Research Unit of the National Children's Research Centre (2011-2014)
Irish Neonatal and Paediatric Pharmacy Group

Research Interests
Critical Care
Analgesia and Sedation
Child Psychiatry
Academic-led Drug Clinical Trials

Hayden JC, Flood M, Gavin B, Boricevic Maršanic V, McNicholas F Barriers to medication entitlements post-ADHD diagnosis also affect care of children in European countries Lancet Psychiatry [Correspondence in press 2017]

Hayden JC.
, Dawkins I, Breatnach C, Leacy FP, Foxton J, Healy M, Cousins G, Gallagher P.J. Doherty D.R. Effectiveness of α2 agonists for sedation in paediatric critical care: study protocol for a retrospective cohort observational study. BMJ Open. 2017;7(5).

Boland F., Quirke M., Gannon B., Plunkett S., Hayden JC, McCourt J, O'Sullivan R., Eustace J., Deasy C. Wakai A. (2017). The Penicillin for the Emergency Department Outpatient treatment of CELLulitis (PEDOCELL) trial: update to the study protocol and detailed statistical analysis plan (SAP). Trials, 18(1), 391.

Flood M, Hayden JC., Bourke B, Gallagher P.J., Maher S. Design and Evaluation of Video Podcasts for Providing Online Feedback on Formative Pharmaceutical Calculations Assessments. American Journal of Pharmacy Education [Article in Press 2017]

Cronin J.J., McCoy S., Kennedy U., An Fhailí S.N., Wakai A., Hayden JC, Crispino G., Barrett M.J., Walsh S., O'Sullivan R. A Randomized Trial of Single-Dose Oral Dexamethasone Versus Multidose Prednisolone for Acute Exacerbations of Asthma in Children Who Attend the Emergency Department (2016) Annals of Emergency Medicine, 67 (5), pp. 593-601e3

Hayden JC.
, Flood M., McNicholas, F. ADHD in children: a path to free medicines (2016) Irish Journal of Medical Science, 185 (1), pp. 171-175.

Hayden JC.
, Breatnach C., Doherty D.R., Healy M., Howlett M.M., Gallagher P.J., Cousins G. Efficacy of α2 Agonists for Sedation in Pediatric Critical Care: A Systematic Review (2016) Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 17 (2), pp. e66-e75.

Hayden JC
, Type One Diabetes: Review Nov 2013 Irish Pharmacist [Non-peer reviewed]

Hayden JC
, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): Review Oct 2013 Irish Pharmacist [Non-peer reviewed]

Cronin J., Kennedy U., McCoy S., an Fhailí S.N., Crispino-O'Connell G., Hayden JC, Wakai A., Walsh S., O'Sullivan R. Single dose oral dexamethasone versus multi-dose prednisolone in the treatment of acute exacerbations of asthma in children who attend the emergency department: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial (2012) Trials, 13, art. no. 141,

Barrett M.J., Cronin J., Murphy A., McCoy S., Hayden JC, an Fhailí S., Grant T., Wakai A., McMahon C., Walsh S., O'Sullivan R. Intranasal fentanyl versus intravenous morphine in the emergency department treatment of severe painful sickle cell crises in children: Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial (2012) Trials, 13, art. no. 74,

Hayden JC
, Tedford K Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Review Dec 2012 Irish Pharmacist [Non-peer reviewed]

 Bermingham M., Hayden JC, Dawkins I., Miwa S., Gibson D., McDonald K., Ledwidge M. Prospective analysis of LDL-C goal achievement and self-reported medication adherence among statin users in primary care (2011) Clinical Therapeutics, 33 (9), pp. 1180-1189

Sahm L., MacCurtain A., Hayden JC, Roche C., Richards H.L. Electronic reminders to improve medication adherence-are they acceptable to the patient? (2009) Pharmacy World and Science, 31 (6), pp. 627-629

Published abstracts
Hayden JC, Dawkins I, Breatnach C, Healy M, Foxton J, Gallagher P, Cousins G, Doherty D. A descriptive observational study of sedation outcomes and practices in mechanically ventilated children in an Irish PICU to inform future sedative effectiveness research studies. In European Journal of Paediatrics 2016 Nov 1 (Vol. 175, No. 11, pp. 1640-1641). 233 Spring St, New York, NY 10013 USA: Springer.

McKinnon M., Keane A., O'Dwyer J., Hayden JC, Cryan SA., & O'Sullivan RG. (2014). Asthma Spacers-The Effect of Repeated Washing on Drug Delivery. Academic Emergency Medicine, 21, S49.

Sahm, L, MacCurtain A, Hayden JC, Roche C, & Richards HL. (2009). Self-reported adherence to antidepressant medication in the community and readiness to accept pharmacist interventions: a pilot study. International Journal of Pharmacy Practice, 17, A6-A7.

Selected Other Conference Proceedings
Flood, M., Hayden JC., Fitzgerald, C., Whelan A., Gavin B. & McNicholas F. (2017, July). A qualitative study of parental decision to use medication in ADHD. In F. McNicholas (Chair), Novel Approaches and Treatments for ADHD. Symposium conducted at the biannual European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (ESCAP) Congress, Geneva, Switzerland. (Oral)

Flood, M, Hayden JC, Fitzgerald, C, Whelan A., Gavin B. & McNicholas F. (2017, July). A qualitative study of parental decision to use medicines in attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder (ADHD). Poster presented at the biannual European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (ESCAP) Congress, Geneva, Switzerland. (Poster)

Windsor-McGlynn, M., Ryan, C., Hayden, JC., Daly, F., Flood. M., & Strawbridge, J. (2017, June) An evaluation of an interprofessional education day aimed at improving adherence to treatment in patients with chronic respiratory disease. Presented at the Pharmacy Education Conference. Manchester, United Kingdom. (Oral)

Bumanglang E, Hayden JC (2013) Unlicensed and Off-label prescribing in the PICU: Five years on from the Paediatric Regulation. Poster presented at the Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin Research Day, Dublin (Poster)

Hayden JC
, O'Reilly C, Ramtoola Z (2017) Evaluation of over-encapsulation and overfilling on the quality and drug release properties of a double-blinded clinical trial product for the treatment of cellulitis. Poster Presented at RCSI Research Day, Dublin,

Clarke E, Hayden JC (2017) An inter-professional group project involving medical, pharmacy and physiotherapy students: Reflections and progress over a decade of experience In the Irish Network of Medical Educators (INMED) 10th Annual Scientific Meeting, Dublin, Ireland (Oral)

Hayden, JC
, Flood M. & McNicholas F (2015, March) ADHD A Path to Free Medicines. Presentation at Irish National ADHD meeting, Dublin, Ireland. (Oral)

Hayden JC.
, Flood M., & McNicholas F. (2014, October) Defining ADHD as a behavioural or mental illness affects medication entitlements in Ireland. American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 61st Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, USA. (Poster)

 Sutton, S., Hayden, JC., O'Leary, A. & Flood M. (2013, March) A retrospective analysis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) prescribing trends in Irish children 2009-2012. Presented at the 35th All Ireland Schools of Pharmacy Conference, Belfast, United Kingdom. (Oral)