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Dr. Martin Henman

Associate Prof in Pharmacy Practice (Pharmacy)

Dr Martin Henman is Associate Professor of the Practice of Pharmacy and Co-ordinator of the Centre for the Practice of Pharmacy in Trinity College Dublin. After completing his Pharmacy degree in the UK, Dr Henman practised as a hospital pharmacist before undertaking a PhD in Pharmacology. He then started in University practice where he has remained ever since. His main research interests are Pharmaceutical Care, Evidence-Based Practice and Competency frameworks. Dr Henman has been a member of Pharmaceutical Care Network Europe(PCNE) since its formation and in September 2003 and he became its Chairman. Dr Henman worked on the Pharmaceutical Care Task Force of the European Association of Faculties of Pharmacy in order to introduce Pharmaceutical Care in the undergraduate syllabus. He has acted as Conference Chairman and head of the Scientific committee of a number of conferences including PCNE, the European Society of Clinical Pharmacy and the International Pharmacy Federation. He is also Medical Editor of 'The Over-the-Counter Directory', a guide to non-prescription medicines in Ireland and of a web publication ''.
  CANCER-CHEMOTHERAPY   CANDIDA   Chronic Disease   Drug Development   Drug discovery, profiling, targeting   Epidemiology   Health attitudes and behaviour   Health outcomes   INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES   Medicines   Medicines/ Drugs Budget   Neuropharmacology   Non-prescription Medicines   Older people with intellectual disabilities   Over-the-Counter Drugs   Pharmacoeconomics   PHARMACOEPIDEMIOLOGY   Pharmacology   Pharmacy   Prescription Medicines   Primary care   Provision and utilisation of health care needs   Research issues specifice to any health profession   Self-Medication
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Chair, Pharmaceutical Care Network Europe
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Pharmaceutical Care Network Europe
European Society of Clinical Pharmacy
Member, The Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland 1983 Present
International Pharmacy Federation
A. Belton , M. O'Dwyer, J. Peklar, P. McCallion, M. McCarron, and M. C. Henman, Medication Use and Health Screening in an Ageing Adult Population With Down Syndrome in Ireland: A Descriptive Study, Journal of Policy and Practice in Intellectual Disabilities, 15, (2), 2018, p145 - 154, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Hadiah AlMutairi, Máire O'Dwyer, Mary McCarron, Philip McCallion, Martin C. Henman, The use of proton pump inhibitors among older adults with intellectual disability: A cross sectional observational study, Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal, 2018, Notes: [Available online 24 May 2018 ], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Kennedy, MC., Cousins, G. & Henman, M.C., Analgesic use by ageing and elderly patients with chronic non-malignant pain: a qualitative study, International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy, 2017, Notes: [e publication ahead of print, 04 May 2017 doi:10.1007/s11096-017-0466-y], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
O'Dwyer, M., Peklar, J., Mulryan, N., McCallion, P., McCarron, M., & Henman, M. C., Prevalence, patterns and factors associated with psychotropic use in older adults with intellectual disabilities in Ireland, Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 2017, Notes: [Version of Record online: 21 JUN 2017], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Peklar, J., Kos, M., O'Dwyer, M.,McCarron, M., McCallion, P., Kenny, R.A., Henman, M.C., Medication and supplement use in older people with and without intellectual disability: An observational, cross-sectional study, PloS one, 2017, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL  Other
O'Leary CE, Collins A, Henman MC , King F., Introduction of a dose-banding system for parenteral chemotherapy on a haematology-oncology day ward, Journal of Oncology Pharmacy Practice, 2017, Notes: [First Published October 23, 2017 doi/10.1177/1078155217736376], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
O'Connell J., O'Dwyer, M., Henman, M., McCarron, M., , Addressing the complexity of medication use in people with Intellectual Disability, Irish Gerontological Society, Postgraduate Study Day in Ageing Research, Dublin, April, 2017, Oral Presentation, PRESENTED
Mary-Claire Kennedy, Martin C. Henman and Gráinne Cousins, General Practitioners and Chronic Non-Malignant Pain Management in Older Patients: A Qualitative Study, Pharmacy, 4, (1), 2016, p15-, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
van Mil JWF , Westerlund T, Brown L, Chen TF, Henman M, Hersberger K, McElnay J, Schulz M, Medical care and drug-related problems: Do doctors and pharmacists speak the same language?, International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy, 39, 2016, p1 - 4, Notes: [An erratum to this article can be found at http://​dx.​doi.​org/​10.​1007/​s11096-016-0262-0.], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Grimes R., Bennett K., Canavan R., Tilson L., Henman M., The impact of initial antidiabetic agent and use of monitoring agents on prescription costs in newly treated type 2 diabetes: A retrospective cohort analysis, Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 113, 2016, p152-159 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI

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Going to the Pharmacy in, editor(s)Marie Murray, Patrick Little, Audrey Craven , Migraine Not just another headache, Dublin, Curragh Press, 2016, [Henman, MC], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
Deasy E, Kirke C, Naddy H, Henman M, Do Patients Know How to Use Sublingual Glyceryl Trinitrate?, IPU Review, (November), 2011, p27 - 29, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Henman M, Flood B, An invisible profession: Pharmacists and the popultaion with intellectual disability, Irish Pharmacy Journal, 88, 2010, p170 - 170, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Hunter TA & Henman MC, Medicines Usage Review in patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in the border areas of Ireland, IPU Review, (3), 2009, p18 - 20, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
O'Driscoll D, Ryan J, Brogan C, Henman M, The DUMP Campaign, Irish Pharmacist, 11, (5), 2009, p19 - 22, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Dr Martin Henman , Know Your Medicine, Dublin, Eireann Healthcare Publications, 2007, Book, PUBLISHED
McMahon N & Henman M, Introduction of competency based assessment to MSc in Hospital Pharmacy programme, Pharmacy Education, Monash and King's Pharmacy Education Symposium, Italy, July 2007, edited by n/a , 7, (3), Taylor and Francis, 2007, pp291 - 291, Meeting Abstract, PUBLISHED
Bradley C, Henman M, Studies of health promotion and weight control in Community Pharmacy in the Republic of Ireland, Pharmacy World and Science, Pharmaceutical Care Network Europe, 5th Working Conference, Gotenborg, 21-24 February, 2007, edited by Van Mil F , 29, (6), Springer, 2007, pp713 - 714, Meeting Abstract, PUBLISHED
Maguire LK, Hunter TA, Hughes CM, Henman MC, Co-operation and working together (CAWT) campaign to promote awareness of type 2 diabetes, Pharmacy World and Science, Pharmaceutical Care Network Europe 5th Working Conference , Gotenborg, 21-24 fFebruary, 200, edited by Van Mil, F , 29, (6), Springer, 2007, pp714 - 715, Meeting Abstract, PUBLISHED
Bradley C & Henman M, A qualitative study of pharmacist's attitudes to the delivery of health promotion in the community pharmacy in Ireland, International Journal of Pharmacy Practice, 14th International Social Pharmacy Workshop, Oxford, July 11-14, 2006, edited by Bond C , 14, (Supplement 1), Pharmaceutical Press, 2006, ppA28 - A29, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED


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Provost's Teaching Award 2006
Fellow, European Society of Clinical Pharmacy 2013
Pharmaceutical Care; Evidence-based Pharmacy Practice; Drug utilisation and pharmacoeconomics; Pharmaceutical policy and Medicines regulation; Health policy; Care of the elderly; Role of the Pharmacist in Primary and Secondary Health Care; Pharmacology of anti-inflammatory drugs; Pharmacology of anti-infective drugs; neuropharmacology.