Researchers at UCD

Breeda Howley


School Of Nursing,Midwifery & Health Sys
Health Sciences Centre
Dublin 4

Tel: +353 1 7166481



Peer Reviewed Journals

Fealy G, Carney M, Drennan J, Burke J, Brady D, Clancy A, Howley B, McHugh A, Patton D, Sherrin F.; (2009) 'Models of initial training and pathways to registration: a selective review of policy in professional regulation'. Journal of Nursing Management, 17 ((6)):730-738. [Details]

Conference Publications

Uhrenfeldt L, Attree M, Lakanmaa RL, Lima Basto M, Flinkman M, Howley B; (2009) An analysis of the experiences of collaboration in The European Academy of Nursing Science Scholars Workforce group International Conference Baltic Contribution to Nursing Research [Details]
Atree M, Aar ML, Flinkman M, Howley B, Lima-Basto M, Uhrenfeldt L; (2008) A critical analysis of the evidence-base to nurse staffing policies in Denmark, Finland, Portugal, England & Ireland RCN International Nursing Conference [Details]
Howley, B.; (2006) Reflection on Priorities for Nursing Research: The Irish Context 5th European Association of Nursing Scholars Meeting Maastricht, Holland, [Details]
Howley, B.; (2005) Irish Healthcare Risk Management Association, 7th Annual Conference Quality and Risk Management: What is the Link? Dublin, Ireland, [Details]


Research Interests

  • Quality Improvement in Nursing Healthcare
  • Evidence-based Practice
  • Clinical Effectiveness
  • Client-centered Care
  • Healthcare Audit
  • Quality and Client Outcomes