Dr Rosemary Geoghegan

BCh, BAO, DCh, HDip, MB, MICGP

Contact Details

Lecturer Bar/College Lecturer
DEPARTMENT OF PAEDIATRICS
NUIG

T: Ext. 5220
E: rosemary.geoghegan@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

<< A vocationally trained General Practitioner, Dr Rosemary Geoghegan is a Lecturer in Paediatrics in the School of Medicine, NUI Galway.  As a GP  with a special interest in Paediatric Diabetes, Dr Geoghegan additionally is medical doctor on the Paediatric Diabetes Team in University Hospital Galway.
She is actively involved in undergraduate and postgraduate education, notably in clinical teaching, assessment, development and evolution of the Undergraduate Medical Programme, NUI Galway. As College Vice Dean for Teaching, Learning and Assessment she leads the Teaching, Learning and Assessment unit, in collaboration with central university, developing and delivering the National, University and College Strategic Plan for Teaching, Learning and Assessment .

She has a special interest in development of sustainable educational practices in medical education. Projects she has worked on include role out of blended learning tools in undergraduate and postgraduate healthcare education, in addition to inter-professional learning projects. In her role creating and supporting a positive learning environment for medical students she has worked as academy academic liaison officer.  Championing medical education faculty development she chairs the School of Medicine educational symposium, MEITHEAL. She leads the Paediatric lecturer team.

She is a member of the Irish College of General Practitioners, the Association for Medical Education in Europe, and Medical Council Register of Medical Specialists (General Practice).  
 

Research Interests

Rosemary's primary research interest is in the field of medical education, in particular in the area of learning in the clinical environment and clinical assessment. The focus of her recent Masters' in Medical Education was on perceptions of stakeholders on shared clinical learning placements.  She supervises research theses on both the NUI Galway Masters in Clinical Education and the Masters in Preventive Cardiology programmes.  Rosemary, in collaboration with the Adult Diabetes Research Team, Galway University Hospital, has also published in the area of Paediatric Diabetes.

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2017) 'The Perceptions of Patients, their Parents and Healthcare Providers on the Transition of Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes to Adult Services in the West of Ireland'
Walsh, O. Wynne, M. O Donnell, M. O Hara, M.C. Geoghegan, R. (2017) 'The Perceptions of Patients, their Parents and Healthcare Providers on the Transition of Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes to Adult Services in the West of Ireland'. Journal Of Adolescent Health, [Details]
(2016) 'Paediatric learning in a clinical attachment: undergraduate medical students' perspectives'
Gouda, P,Fanous, S,Gouda, J,Boland, J,Geoghegan, R (2016) 'Paediatric learning in a clinical attachment: undergraduate medical students' perspectives'. Irish Journal Of Medical Science, 185 :413-421 [DOI] [Details]
(2015) 'Should we screen for childhood obesity?'
Geoghegan, R., Kelly, C. & Finucane, F.M. (2015) 'Should we screen for childhood obesity?'. Clinical Obesity, [Details]
(2014) 'Influence of adiposity on insulin requirements and glycaemic control in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes'
Cotter T, Jennings P, Burke H, Dinneen SF, Bell M, Dunne F,Geoghegan R,Moylett E, O'Brien, T, Finucane, FM. (2014) 'Influence of adiposity on insulin requirements and glycaemic control in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes'. Irish Journal Of Medical Science, 183 [Details]
(2014) 'Young adult type 1 diabetes care in the West of Ireland: an audit of hospital practice'
Casey R, O'Hara MC, Cunningham A, Wall D, Geoghegan R, Hynes L, McGuire B, Gately M, Bell M, Dinneen SF (2014) 'Young adult type 1 diabetes care in the West of Ireland: an audit of hospital practice'. QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians, 107 (11):903-908 [DOI] [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2016) All Together Better Health Conference V111
Casey, D., Cusack, T., Hunter, A., Felzmann, H., Campbell, L., Tierney, M., Power, M., Meskell, P., Geoghegan, R., Magdalinski, T., Keleher, C., Hills, C., Carroll, C., Burke, E., Doyle, P. . (2016) Using Digital Technology to Enhance and Evaluate Inter-professional Education (IPE) All Together Better Health Conference V111 Oxford, UK, , 06-SEP-16 - 09-SEP-16 [Details]
(2016) 17th Ottawa Conference and the Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE) Conference
Setyonugroho W, Kelly M, Kenedy KM, Flyn E, Geoghegan R, Murphy R, Morrison JJ, Hayes P and Kropmans T (2016) The effect of language on the assessment of communication skills using a standardised measurement in OSCEs 17th Ottawa Conference and the Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE) Conference Perth, Western Australia, , 19-MAR-16 - 23-MAR-16 [Details]
(2016) 35th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research and Education Conference 2016-
Tierney, M. Magdalinski. T. Meskell, P. Hunter, A. Burke, E. Carroll, C. Hills, C. Schmidt-Felzmann, H Campbell, L. Geoghegan, R. Finn, Y. Power, M. & Casey, D. (2016) Impact of an online interprofessional education programme on the attitudes and perceptions of health and social care students 35th Annual International Nursing & Midwifery Research and Education Conference 2016- [Details]
(2015) EuroSoTL 2015: Bridging Boundaries through the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning Cork
Casey, D. Campbell, L. Finn, Y. Hills, C. Carroll, C. Hunter, A. Meskell, M. Geoghegan, R. McDarby, G. Power, M. Burke, E. Boland, J. Tierney, M. Seedhouse, D. and Schmidt-Felzmann, H. (2015) Students experiences of using values based digital technology to enhance inter-professional education EuroSoTL 2015: Bridging Boundaries through the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning Cork [Details]
(2015) Healthcare Interdisciplinary Research Conference TCD
Carroll, C. Hills, C. Casey, D. Schmidt-Felzmann, H Campbell, L. Geoghegan, R. Finn, Y. Hunter, A. Burke, E. Power, M. McDarby, G. Meskell, P. Seedhouse, D. Boland, J. and Tierney, M. (2015) Healthcare students' views on collaboration: An evaluation of a pilot online inter-professional project at NUI Galway Healthcare Interdisciplinary Research Conference TCD [Details]
(2015) HRIC Conference
Hills, C., Carroll, C., Casey, D., Campbell, L., Felzmann, H., Meskell, P., McDarby, G., Power, M., Burke, E., Hunter, A., Finn, Y., Geoghegan, R., Seedhouse, D., Boland. J., Tierney, M., (2015) Healthcare students’ views on collaboration: An evaluation of a pilot online inter-professional project at NUI Galway HRIC Conference [Details]
(2015) European Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning, 8-10 June, University College Cork, Ireland
Casey, D., Campbell, L., Hills, C., Carroll, C., Hunter, A., Meskell, P., Geoghegan, R., McDarby, G., Power, M., Burke, E., Boland, J., Tierney, M., and Schmidt-Felzmann, H. (2015) Student experiences of using values-based digital technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE) European Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning, 8-10 June, University College Cork, Ireland [Details]
(2015) HRIC Conference
Carroll, C., Hills, C., Casey, D., Campbell, L., Felzmann, H., Meskell, P., McDarby, G., Power, M., Burke, E., Hunter, A., Finn, Y., Geoghegan, R., Seedhouse, D., Boland. J., Tierney, M., (2015) What are the elements that supported healthcare students learning during an online program? An evaluation of a pilot online inter-professional project at NUI Galway HRIC Conference [Details]
(2015) European Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning
Casey, D., Campbell, L., Finn, Y., Hills, C. , Carroll, C., Hunter, A., Meskell, P. Geoghegan, R., McDarby, G., Power, M., Burke, E., Boland, J., Tierney, M., Seedhouse, D.and Schmidt-Felzmann, H. (2015) Student experiences of using values-based digital technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE) European Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning Cork, , 08-JUN-15 - 08-JUN-15 [Details]
(2015) Ed Tech Conference, Irish Learning Technology Association, 28-29 May, University of Limerick, Ireland
Casey, D., Cambell, L., Felzmann, H., Hills, C. Burke, E., Power, M., Finn, Y., Geoghegan, R. Meskell, P., McDarby, G., Hunter, A., Seedhouse, D, Carroll, C, Boland, J., Magdalinski, T and Tierney, M. (2015) Evaluating the use of values-based digital technology to facilitate inter-professional education (IPE) Ed Tech Conference, Irish Learning Technology Association, 28-29 May, University of Limerick, Ireland [Details]
(2014) 12th Canadian Conference in Medical Education
Geoghegan R, Hayes P, Finn Y, Boland J (2014) Blueprinting Assessment to Enhance Constructive Alignment 12th Canadian Conference in Medical Education Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, , 25-APR-14 - 29-APR-14 [Details]
(2013) INMED
Ashe D, Boo T W , DunneF, Geoghegan R, Flynn S, Flaherty G, Kropmans T, Malone C, McDonald C, Boland J (2013) Curriculum mapping - a purposeful journey rather than a destination . In: N/A eds. INMED N/A, , 17-SEP-13 - 18-SEP-13 , pp.N/A-N/A [DOI] [Details]

Abstract

  Year Publication
(2014) Influence of adiposity on insulin requirements and glycaemic control in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes.
Cotter, T,Jennings, P,Burke, H,Dinneen, SF,Bell, M,Dunne, F,Geoghegan, R,Moylett, E,O'Brien, T,Finucane, FM (2014) Influence of adiposity on insulin requirements and glycaemic control in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes. Abstract [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
(2013) Irish Network of Medical Educators (INMED) Annual Conference,
Ashe, D, Wee Boo, T. Dunne, F., Flynn, S., Flaherty, G., Geoghegan, R., Kropmans, T., Malone, D,, McDonald, C. and Boland J. (2013) Curriculum mapping - a purposeful journey rather than a destination. [Chaired Session], Irish Network of Medical Educators (INMED) Annual Conference, UCD Dublin , 21-FEB-13 - 22-FEB-14. [Details]
(2013) International Student Congress of (bio) Medical Sciences,
Nolan, F. Loftus, B.G. and Geoghegan, R (2013) Identifying Barriers to Optimal Glycaemic Control in Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes. [Oral Presentation], International Student Congress of (bio) Medical Sciences, University Medical Centre, Groningen, Holland , 03-JUN-13 - 05-JUN-13. [Details]
(2013) Irish Paediatric Association meeting,
Nolan, F. Loftus, B.G. and Geoghegan, R. (2013) BARRIERS TO OPTIMAL GLYCAEMIC CONTROL IN ADOLESCENTS WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES MELLITUS, ATTENDING UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL GALWAY. [Oral Presentation], Irish Paediatric Association meeting, Dublin, Ireland , 08-NOV-13. [Details]
(2009) Campus Engage Ireland International Conference,
Flaherty G, Geoghegan R, McIlrath L (2009) This presentation reflected on medical student community engagement through special study modules in the pre-clinical phase of the NUI Galway Undergraduate Medical Programme. [Oral Presentation], Campus Engage Ireland International Conference, Dublin , 04-JUN-09 - 05-JUN-09. [Details]

Editorial

  Year Publication
(2017) THE PERCEPTIONS OF PATIENTS, THEIR PARENTS AND HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS ON THE TRANSITION OF YOUNG ADULTS WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES TO ADULT SERVICES IN THE WEST OF IRELAND.
Walsh, OM,Wynne, M,O'Hara, MC,O'Donnell, M,Geoghegan, R (2017) THE PERCEPTIONS OF PATIENTS, THEIR PARENTS AND HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS ON THE TRANSITION OF YOUNG ADULTS WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES TO ADULT SERVICES IN THE WEST OF IRELAND. Editorial [Details]

Invited papers

  Year Publication
(2015) NUIG 2015, CELT Symposium in Higher Education.
Casey, D. Campbell, L. Finn, Y. Hills, C. Carroll, C. Hunter, A. Meskell, M. Geoghegan, R. McDarby, G. Power, M. Burke, E. Boland, J. Tierney, M. Seedhouse, D. and Schmidt-Felzmann, H. (2015) NUIG 2015, CELT Symposium in Higher Education. Invited papers [Details]

Invited Seminars

  Year Publication
(2016) Galway Alliance of Medical Educators-What is new in health professions assessment?.
Kelly, ME, Geoghegan, R (2016) Galway Alliance of Medical Educators-What is new in health professions assessment?. Invited Seminars [Details]

Meeting

  Year Publication
(2012) Young adult diabetes care in the west of Ireland: challenges and opportunities.
Casey, R,Hara, MO,Cunningham, A,Bell, M,Burke, H,Wall, D,Geoghegan, R,Hynes, L,McGuire, B,Gately, M,Dinneen, SF (2012) Young adult diabetes care in the west of Ireland: challenges and opportunities. Meeting [Details]
(2010) METABOLIC CONTROL OF YOUNG PEOPLE WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES: AN AUDIT OF CLINIC ATTENDEES FOR THE YEAR 2007.
Geoghegan, A,Geoghegan, R,Loftus, BG (2010) METABOLIC CONTROL OF YOUNG PEOPLE WITH TYPE 1 DIABETES: AN AUDIT OF CLINIC ATTENDEES FOR THE YEAR 2007. Meeting [Details]

Seminar

  Year Publication
(2015) The Great Debate: Should we Screen for Childhood Obesity?.
Geoghegan R, O Shea B (2015) The Great Debate: Should we Screen for Childhood Obesity?. Seminar [Details]

Video recording / TV

  Year Publication
(2015) Using values-based digital technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE).
Casey, D. Campbell, L. Finn, Y. Hills, C. Carroll, C. Hunter, A. Meskell, M. Geoghegan, R. McDarby, G. Power, M. Burke, E. Boland, J. Tierney, M. Seedhouse, D. and Schmidt-Felzmann, H. (2015) Using values-based digital technology to enhance and evaluate inter-professional education (IPE). Video recording / TV [Details]

Honours and Awards

  Year Title Awarding Body
2018 M Sc (Medical research) - ongoing NUI Galway
2013 Postgraduate Diploma Diabetes University of Leicester
1992 MB BCh BAO NUI Galway

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
Irish Medical Council Regulatory Body 01-JAN-93 /
Membership of Irish College of General Practitioners Specialisy division 05-JUN-98 / 03-JUN-18