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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
Clinical pharmacy professional standards in the European Union in, editor(s)Editor-in-Chief: Zaheer-Ud-Din Babar , Encyclopedia of Pharmacy Practice and Clinical Pharmacy, Elsevier - Academic Press imprint, 2019, pp106 - [Henman, MC], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
O'Connell J, Henman MC, Burke E, Donegan C, McCallion P, McCarron M, O'Dwyer M, Association of Drug Burden Index with Grip Strength, Timed Up and Go and Barthel Index Activities of Daily Living in Older Adults with Intellectual Disabilities: An Observational Cross-sectional Study, BMC Geratrics, (173), 2019, p1 - 21, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Claire O'Dwyer; Martin Henman; Mary Mc Carron; Eva O'Leary; Philip McCallion; Eilish Burke; Juliette O'Connell; Maire O'Dwyer, Prevalence and patterns of antipsychotic use and their associations with mental health and problem behaviours among older adults with intellectual disabilities, Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities , 2019, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Al Mutairi HK, O'Dwyer M, McCarron M, McCallion P, Burke E, Henman MC., Laxative use among older adults with intellectual disability: A cross-sectional observational study, International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy, 2019, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Ryan, T.J.; Grimes, T.; Henman, M.C.; Sheachnasaigh, E.N.; O'Dwyer, M.; Roche, C.; Ryder, S.A.; Sasse, A.; Walsh, J.J. & D'Arcy, D.M, Design and Implementation of an Integrated Competency-Focused Pharmacy Programme: A Case Report., Pharmacy, 7, (3), 2019, , Notes: [], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
D.M. D'Arcy, R. Duignan, S. McCarthy, M.C. Henman, Exploring the potential for improved community pharmacy breastfeeding support-expectations and priorities of breastfeeding parents and community pharmacists, International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy, 47th ESCP symposium on clinical pharmacy , Belfast, Ireland, 24-26 October, 2018, 41, (289), 2019, pp323-, Notes: [CP-PC027], Meeting Abstract, PUBLISHED  DOI
Teaching Pharmaceutical Care to Pharmacists and other Health Professionals in, editor(s)Da Costa FA, van Mil JWF, Alvarez-Risco A. , The Pharmacist Guide to Implementaing Pharmaceutical Care, Switzerland, Springer, 2018, pp491 - 502, [Henman M, Kibuule D, Mubita M], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED  DOI
Pharmaceutical Care and Dispensing Medicines in, editor(s)Da Costa FA, Van Mil JWF, Alvarez-Risco A , The Pharmacist Guide to Implementaing Pharmaceutical Care, Switzerland, Springer, 2018, pp251 - 259, [Lourenco L, van Mil JWF, Henman M], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED  DOI
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
O'Dwyer, M. McCarron, P. McCallion & M. Henman , Medication Use and Potentially Inappropriate Prescribing in Older Adults with Intellectual Disabilities: A neglected area of research, Therapeutic Advances in Drug Safety , 2018, 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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Award Date
Provost's Teaching Award 2006
Fellow, European Society of Clinical Pharmacy 2013
Adjunct Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Colorado, Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, USA, 2016 2016
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Southern California, USA, 2015 2015
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.