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Postdoctoral Researcher in the Field of HCI and Ageing

Jul 29, 2020
We are seeking to recruit a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher in the field of HCI and ageing to work on an SFI funded project 'Enabling Self-Care and Shared Decision Making for People Living with Dementia'. This is a three year role. The project is a collaboration with TU Dublin. The...
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Silver Surfer digital skills classes at NetwellCASALA a big success

Apr 21, 2020
Congratulations to all participants in our Digital Skills training which was completed just the day before the DkIT campus shut down in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. The training was provided at NetwellCASALA in DkIT in conjunction with AgeAction, as part of our joint outreach and Living Lab activities. Delivered...
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NetwellCASALA presents ProACT findings at International Health Education conference

Mar 3, 2020
Two researchers from NetwellCASALA at DkIT, Suzanne Smith and Patricia Sheridan, recently joined clinicians and researchers from over 15 countries who presented their work at the Trinity Health Education International Research Conference for 2020 (@THEConf2020). Suzanne Smith presented findings on the experiences of healthcare professionals in Ireland and Belgium using...
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Paper on adolescent mental health published

Feb 3, 2020
‘Measuring occurrences of self and other discriminations in relation to mental health in adolescent textual responses’, by Dr Orla Moran (NetwellCASALA/DkIT) and Dr Louise McHugh (UCD) has been published in the Journal of Contextual Behavioural Science. This research paper examines how different patterns of relating to the self and others...
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Special Policy Forum on Cameras in Care Situations

Jan 29, 2020
On 29th January, 2020 Dr Lucia Carragher, Senior Research Fellow at NetwellCASALA, presented to a Special Policy Forum on Cameras in Care Situations. The forum was convened by Sage Advocacy and Chaired by the Hon. Mary Laffoy. Other speakers included Patricia Rickard-Clarke, Solicitor & Former Law Reform Commissioner, and Scott...
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