Research Theme: Alcohol Consumption and Smoking

 

Name: Annette Burns
Institution: Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Contact: annetteburns@rcsi.ie
Completion: September 2017

Project: I intend to use the dataset to explore rates of smoking- related abnormalities in those with mental health difficulties.

This research project is also recorded under the theme: Mental Health.

 


 

Name: Keisha Taylor
Institution: Trinity College Dublin
Contact: taylorkr@tcd.ie
Completion: August 2014

Project: The current study will use TILDA data to examine the relationship between smoking and socioeconomic status among older women in Ireland. Particular attention will be paid to life course factors, specifically gendered and domestic aspects of social class. 

This research project is also recorded under the theme: Poverty, Socioeconomic Status and Inequality.

 


 

Name: Withheld
Institution: Withheld
Contact: Withheld
Completion:December 2018

Project: This PhD will use TILDA data to discover and analyse associations between alcohol misuse, and the variables of depression, and generalised anxiety disorder, in an Irish population aged over 65. Research question: what is the relationship between older adult mental health status (depression, and generalised anxiety disorder) and levels of alcohol use?

This research project is also recorded under the theme: Mental Health.

 


 

Name: Withheld
Institution: Withheld
Contact: Withheld
Completion: December 2018

Project: The proposed doctorate aims to discover and analyse the relationships between the behaviours of alcohol consumption and smoking and the psychosocial variables of depression, anxiety, suicidal ideation, insomnia, social connectedness and cognitive functioning in an older population (aged 65 and above). 

This research project is also recorded under the theme: Mental Health and Cognitive Functioning

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