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Dr. Miriam Galvin

Associate Professor (Clinical Medicine)

  Demography   Healthcare Ethics   human geography   intersectional research   Medical Ethics   Philosophy and Epistemology   philosophy of social sciences   research methodology   Social Sciences--Humanistic Emphasis
 MIRANDA Multidisciplinary Innovation and Research Advancing Neurological care in a Digital Age,
 Towards Self Care in Headache
  Developing a Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) training program for the Global Brain Health Institute

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Journal Reviewer: BMJ supportive and palliative care
Journal Reviewer: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration
Journal Reviewer: International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry
Journal Reviewer: BMC Palliative Care
Journal Reviewer: BMJ Open
Conference organisation and Chair European Network to Cure ALS (ENCALS) Dublin . Co-organizer 2015
Conference Organisation Community Activation, Alzheimers Association International Conference, Sao Paulo, Brazil GBHI Fellows 2019
Diversity and Brain Health: Perspectives from the LGBT+ Community in Ireland, GBHI & School of Law TCD June 2019
Conference Chair 30th International Symposium on ALS/MND Perth, Australia Chair, Health Services and Caregiver Burden Session 2019
External Examiner Professional Doctorate in Education Institute of Education, Dublin City University 2021
Research Consultant in evaluation for Atlantic Institute, Oxford University 2019
Contemporary debates in bioethics: Informal caregiving and palliative care Institute for Biomedical Ethics, Basel Switzerland, 2019
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English Fluent Fluent Fluent
French Medium Basic Basic
Irish Medium Medium Basic
Spanish Fluent Medium Medium
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International Health Humanities Network 2018 present
International Society for Quality of Life Research 2019 present
European Care Pathways Association 2013 2015
Neuropsychoanalysis (NPSA) Ireland Study Group 2016 2018
American Academy of Neurology 2017 2018
LATAM: Latin American Consortium - multicentre translational initiative to study neurodegenerative conditions 2019 present
Eilis Conroy, David O"Brien, Beatriz Vélez-Gómez, Mark Heverin, Orla Hardiman, Chris McDermott, Miriam Galvin, IMPACT ALS EUROPE SURVEY - People living with ALS in Europe, ALS International Symposium 2022, December 2022, 2022, Conference Paper, ACCEPTED
E Conroy,P Kennedy, M Heverin, I Leroi, L van den Berg, O Hardiman,M Galvin , An exploration of burden and self-described positive experiences of informal ALS caregivers in Ireland and the Netherlands , Psychological Society of Ireland Conference 2022 , November 2022, 2022, Conference Paper, PRESENTED
Conroy, É, Kennedy, P,Heverin, M; Hardiman, O; Galvin, M , Meaning in life and personal satisfaction as positive aspects for ALS caregivers " A longitudinal mixed methods analysis , 33rd ALS International Symposium 2022, December 2022, 2022, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED
Gilsenan, Galvin, Kennedy, Hardiman,Murray, An evaluation of the Telehealth in MND (TiM) service for patients with Motor Neurone Disease., 10th Annual Quality and Patient Safety Meeting. Beaumont Hospital Dublin, Beaumont Hospital Dublin, November 2022, 2022, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED
Gilsenan et al, An evaluation of using the Telehealth in (MND)TiM service for patients with Motor Neurone Disease, Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists Conference 2022, November 2022, 2022, Conference Paper, PRESENTED
Gilsenan, Elizabeth Coates, James Sutherland, Morgan Harold, Deirdre Murray, Polly Kennedy, Miriam Galvin, Mark Heverin, Chris McDermott*, Orla Hardiman*, Esther Hobson, Feasibility and acceptability of the real-world implementation of the Telehealth in Motor Neuron Disease (TiM) service in two specialist MND centres , 33rd International ALS Symposium 2022, December 2022, 2022, Conference Paper, PRESENTED
Kennedy, Polly and Conroy, à ilís and Heverin, Mark and Leroi, Iracema and Beelen, Anita and van den Berg, Leonard and Hardiman, Orla and Galvin, Miriam, Burden and benefit-A mixed methods study of informal Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis caregivers in Ireland and the Netherlands, International journal of geriatric psychiatry, 37, (5), 2022, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Antoniadi, A.M.; Galvin, M.; Heverin, M.; Wei, L.; Hardiman, O.; Mooney, C, A Clinical Decision Support System for the Prediction of Quality of Life in ALS., Journal of Personalised Medicine, 12, (3), 2022, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Emilia Grycuk, Yaohua Chen, Arianna Almirall-Sanchez, Dawn Higgins, Miriam Galvin, Joseph Kane, Irina Kinchin, Brian Lawlor, Carol Rogan, Gregor Russell, Roger O'Sullivan, Iracema Leroi, Care burden, loneliness, and social isolation in caregivers of people with physical and brain health conditions in English-speaking regions: Before and during the COVID-19 pandemic , International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 2022, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Conroy E., Kennedy P., Heverin M., Leroi I., Mayberry E., Beelen A., Stavroulakis T., van den Berg L.H., McDermott C.J., Hardiman O., Galvin M., Informal caregivers in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: A multi"centre, exploratory study of burden and difficulties, Brain Sciences, 11, (8), 2021, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI

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Carol Rogan, Dawn Higgins, Yao Chen, Emilia Grycuk, Iracema Leroi, Andrew Wormald, Miriam Galvin, Changes & Interruptions since COVID-19: Caregivers of people with Brain Health Challenges - a qualitative analysis, CLIC Caregivers Symposium 2022, March 2022, 2022, Conference Paper, PRESENTED
Aaron Koay, Miriam Galvin, Stand Up, Speak Out! Racial Justice in Healthcare Education: Experiences of Minoritised Ethnic Students,, Racial Justice Report Launch, October 2022, 2022, TCD Equality Fund, FHS EDI group TCD, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Aaron Koay, Miriam Galvin, Claire Murphy, Cathy Cunningham, Teresa Buczkowska, Valéria Aquino, Lena Doherty, Olayinka Aremu, Vibhuti Arya, Maria Elena Costa Sa and Lucy Michael, Stand Up, Speak Out! Racial Justice in Healthcare Education: Experiences of Minoritised Ethnic Students, TCD, October, 2022, Report, PUBLISHED
Grycuk, Emilia; Almirall-Sanchez, Arianna; Kinchin, Irina; Galvin, Miriam; Dunne, Nikki; McGlinchey, Eimea; Lawlor, Brian; Chen, Yaohua; and Leroi, Iracema;, Care burden, loneliness, and social isolation in informal caregivers in Ireland: Before and during COVID-19, Family Carers Ireland, Virtual, 2021, 2021, Oral Presentation, PRESENTED
Roe L & Galvin M, How health system design and delivery can fail to support the needs of LGBT+ older adults, Inclusion Health Seminar, 2020, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Galvin M, Informal caregiving and palliative care, Contemporary debates in bioethics, Switz, 2019, Invited Talk, PUBLISHED
Galvin M, Maguire S, Cawley E, Bernie Corr, Contextualising Cognitive & Behavioural Change, caregivers, families and health care professionals, Healthcare Professionals Study Day, Beaumont Hospital, 2016, Oral Presentation, PRESENTED
Galvin, M, A Report on the Co. Wicklow Anti-Bullying Survey of Post-primary School Student, 2011, Report, PUBLISHED
Galvin, M, People's Assessment of Need Survey, Carnew, , Health Services Executive, 2008, Report, PUBLISHED
Galvin, M., CHOICE - Results from Staff Survey, North Western Health Board, Bundoran, Co. Donegal, 2004, Oral Presentation, PUBLISHED