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

Conference programme

Time

Event (location)

09:00 Coffee and registration (Concourse)
10:00 Opening Ceremony: Dr Frank Doyle and Professor Hannah McGee (Houston Lecture Theatre)
10:10

Keynote speaker 1: Professor Pamela Gallagher

Chair: Professor David Hevey (Houston Lecture Theatre)

LIVING WELL WITH THE CONSEQUENCES OF ILLNESS, INJURY AND ITS TREATMENT


Houston Lecture TheatreTR1TR2/3TR4
 

Complex Interventions

Chair: Dr Patrick Murphy

Adherence and attendance

Chair: Dr Jennifer McSharry

Social and environmental influences on health

Chair: Dr Catherine Darker

Symposium: Social relationships and health – A bio-behavioural perspective

Chair: Dr Ann-Marie Creaven

11:00

Michelle Kelly

COGNITIVE STIMULATION THERAPY: A PILOT STUDY WITH AN IRISH POPULATION OF PEOPLE WITH DEMENTIA

Jane Murphy

HABIT STRENGTH AND ADHERENCE TO ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES: THE ROLE OF TIME AND PLACE BASED CUES

Caroline Daly

FREQUENTLY USED DRUG TYPES AND ALCOHOL INVOLVEMENT IN INTENTIONAL DRUG OVERDOSES IN IRELAND: A NATIONAL REGISTRY STUDY

Ann-Marie Creaven

VOLUNTEERING OR SOCIAL INTEGRATION? EVALUATING THE UNIQUE CONTRIBUTION OF VOLUNTEERING TO DEPRESSION IN OLDER ADULTS

11:15

Patrick Murphy

PRELIMINARY RESULTS FROM THE CHARMS PILOT STUDY: LESSONS LEARNED FROM A SEXUAL COUNSELLING INTERVENTION IN TWO IRISH CARDIAC REHABILITATION CENTRES

Caitriona Cahir

DEVELOPING AND VALIDATING A THEORETICAL MEASURE OF MODIFIABLE INFLUENCES ON HORMONAL THERAPY MEDICATION TAKING BEHAVIOUR IN WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCER

Mary Clarke

THE IMPACT OF ADOLESCENT CANNABIS USE, MOOD DISORDER AND EDUCATION ON ATTEMPTED SUICIDE IN YOUNG ADULTHOOD

Grace McMahon

CLOSENESS OF PARENT-CHILD RELATIONSHIP, LIFE STRESS AND EMOTIONAL WELL-BEING IN CHILDREN

11:30

Elaine MacHale

INHALER COMPLIANCE ASSESSMENT (INCA) IN AN ASTHMA COHORT

Hannah Durand

MEDICATION ADHERENCE FOR TREATMENT-RESISTANT HYPERTENSION: SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS

Fearghal O’Brien

NEIGHBOURHOOD POVERTY AND SUBSTANCE USE AMONG YOUNG ADULTS IN THE UNITED STATES

Stephen Gallagher

THE GOOD THE BAD AND THE UGLY: SOCIAL SUPPORT AND CARDIOVASCULAR RECOVERY FROM STRESS

11:45

Lisa Mellon

MEDICAL STUDENT INTERVENTION TO PROMOTE EFFECTIVE NICOTINE DEPENDENCE AND TOBACCO HEALTHCARE (MIND-THE-GAP): SINGLE-CENTRE FEASIBILITY RANDOMISED TRIAL

Emer O’Leary

FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH ATTENDANCE AT AND RETENTION TO A COMMUNITY BASED CHRONIC ILLNESS REHABILITATION PROGRAMME: MEXEX WELLNESS

Michael Daly

ADULT HEALTH OUTCOMES OF CHILDHOOD SELF-CONTROL AND SOCIAL DISADVANTAGE

Samantha Dockray

SOCIAL COMPETENCE, SOCIAL STRESS, AND CORTISOL IN ADOLESCENCE

12:00

Molly Byrne

DEVELOPMENT OF A CORE OUTCOMES SET FOR CLINICAL TRIALS OF INTERVENTIONS FOR YOUNG ADULTS WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES: AN INTERNATIONAL, MULTI-PERSPECTIVE DELPHI CONSENSUS STUDY

Jennifer McSharry

EXPLORING BARRIERS AND FACILITATORS TO ATTENDANCE AT DIABETES STRUCTURED EDUCATION PROGRAMMES IN IRELAND: A QUALITATIVE STUDY

Catherine Darker

DETERMINANTS OF SELF-RATED HEALTH IN AN IRISH DEPRIVED SUBURBAN POPULATION – A CROSS SECTIONAL FACE-TO-FACE HOUSEHOLD SURVEY

Owen Jump

SOCIAL INTERACTIONS AND HEART RATE VARIABILITY: FROM THE LAB TO THE LIVING ROOM

12:15-13:50

Lunch and Poster viewing (Exam Hall, upstairs on first floor)

DHP AGM (TR2/3)

Guided tour of RCSI

13:50

Keynote speaker 2: Professor Susan Michie

Chair: Dr Molly Byrne (Houston Lecture Theatre)

BUILDING THE SCIENCE OF BEHAVIOUR CHANGE: THE HUMAN BEHAVIOUR-CHANGE PROJECT


Houston Lecture TheatreTR1TR2/3TR4
 

Living with chronic illness

Chair: Dr Sally Doherty

Challenges in the delivery of healthcare and education

Chair: Dr Caroline Heary

Weight management and physical activity

Chair: Dr Ruth Yoder

Stress and quality of life

Chair: Dr Samantha Dockray

14:45

Rebecca Maguire

THE ROLE OF TREATMENT APPRAISALS IN PREDICTING FEAR OF RECURRENCE: A STUDY OF PROSTATE CANCER SURVIVORS

Annette Burns

PROVISION OF SMOKING CESSATION CARE IN A PSYCHIATRIC SETTING IN IRELAND

Elaine Toomey

THE IMPLEMENTATION FIDELITY OF INFANT FEEDING INTERVENTIONS TO PREVENT CHILDHOOD OBESITY: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW

Eoin Brown

LONELINESS AND REACTIVITY TO ACUTE STRESS: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF CARDIOVASCULAR AND NEUROENDOCRINE RESPONSES

15:00

Simon Dunne

FACTORS WHICH ENABLE ACTIVE SELF-MANAGEMENT FOLLOWING HEAD AND NECK CANCER TREATMENT: SURVIVORS’ PERSPECTIVES

Alison Keogh

EXPLORING PHYSIOTHERAPISTS FIDELITY TO THE BEHAVIOUR CHANGE TECHNIQUES OF A THEORY BASED, GROUP SELF-MANAGEMENT INTERVENTION

Elaine Murtagh

ACTIVE CLASSROOMS: A BEHAVIOUR CHANGE INTERVENTION TO IMPROVE THE PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LEVELS OF PRIMARY SCHOOL CHILDREN

Karen Matvienko-Sikar

EFFECTS OF A BRIEF EXPERIMENTAL GRATITUDE INTERVENTION ON SELF-REPORT AND PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGICAL MEASURES OF STRESS

15:15

Sally Doherty

LIVING IN THE COMMUNITY WITH HEART FAILURE: PATIENT, CAREGIVER AND ALLIED HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS PERSPECTIVES

Caroline Heary

THE IMPACT OF DISTRACTION ON PARENT OUTCOMES DURING CHILDREN’S VENEPUNCTURE: DOES PARENTAL COACHING HAVE ANY ADDED BENEFIT?

Niamh Gethin

WEIGHT REGAIN AFTER BARIATRIC SURGERY: A QUALITATIVE STUDY OF BEHAVIOURAL AND PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS

Brenda O’Connell

PSYCHOSOCAL PATHWAYS UNDERLYING THE GRATITUDE- HEALTH LINK

15:30

Maria Pertl

CHRONIC STRESS AND COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE: A CROSS-SECTIONAL COMPARISON BETWEEN SPOUSAL CAREGIVERS OF PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA AND MATCHED NON-CAREGIVERS

Patrice Byrne Brennan

BREASTFEEDING ATTITUDES AMONG A SAMPLE OF IRISH FEMALE ADOLESCENTS: KNOWLEDGE, AWARENESS, AND INTENTION TO BREASTFEED

Caragh Flannery

ENABLERS AND BARRIERS TO PHYSICAL ACTIVITY IN OVERWEIGHT AND OBESE PREGNANT WOMEN: AN ANALYSIS INFORMED BY THE THEORETICAL DOMAINS FRAMEWORK AND COM-B MODEL

Ingrid Doyle

BENEFIT-FINDING AND PSYCHOSCIAL FACTORS IN OLDER ADULTS IN RESPONSE TO GENERAL LIFE STRESS

15:45

Siobhán Griffin

TYPE D PERSONALITY AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE: THE ROLE OF EMOTION DYSREGULATION

Tom Sharpe

SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF BARRIERS TO PROVISION OF SMOKING CESSATION INTERVENTIONS IN HOSPITAL INPATIENT SETTING

Kathleen Ryan

PSYCHOSOCIAL CORRELATES OF WEIGHT LOSS IN AN EHEALTH INTERVENTION AMONG THOSE WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS

Andy Cochrane

WORK IMPAIRMENT AND HEALTH RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE AMONGST ACTIVE WORKERS WITH MUSCULOSKELETAL PAIN 

16:00 Coffee and Poster viewing (Exam Hall, upstairs on first floor)
16:30

Keynote speaker 3: Professor Liam Delaney

Chair: Professor Anne Hickey (Houston Lecture Theatre)

BEHAVIOURAL ECONOMICS AND HEALTH

17:20

Closing ceremony and prizes, Dr Frank Doyle and Dr Catherine Darker, and PHM 2018 Conference announcement, Professor Tony Cassidy, (Houston Lecture Theatre)

followed by Wine Reception (Concourse)


A full list of poster presentations is available here.