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Alison Clancy

Lecturer

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

Tel: +353 1 7166403
Email: alison.clancy@ucd.ie

Professional

         

Conference Contributions

Clancy, A; (2007) Problem based learning and the future of Nurse education. [Oral Presentation], An Bord Altranais National Conference, * , 13-SEP-07.
Clancy, A; (2007) The relationship between beliefs of academics and the sustainability of a problem based learning approach. [Oral Presentation], AISHE, Conference 2007 Teaching and Learning in the Changing World of Higher Education, * , 30-AUG-07 - 31-AUG-07.
Clancy, A ; (2006) Problem based learning an innovative approach to promoting contextual and active learning. [Oral Presentation], 7th Annual Interdisciplinary Research conference, * , 08-NOV-06 - 10-NOV-06.
Clancy, A , Plamer, M ; (2006) Researching lecturers perspectives of problem based learning. [Oral Presentation], AISHE Conference 2006 Creating and Sustaining an Effective Learning Environment, Maynooth , 31-AUG-06 - 01-SEP-06.
Clancy, A; (2005) The design, development, implementation and evaluation of a problem based learning curriculum within nurse education. [Oral Presentation], PBL in context, bridging work and education,, Lahti, Finland , 10-JUN-05 - 14-JUN-05.
Clancy ,A., O Neill, G ; (2005) Experience of Using Problem-Based Learning (PBL) in the Study of Educational Theories. [Oral Presentation], ECER conference, University College Dublin , 07-SEP-05 - 09-SEP-05.
Clancy, A.; (2004) 'Can Clinical skills acquisition be narrowed through problem based learning'?. [Oral Presentation], Transforming Healthcare through Research, Trinity College Dublin , 01-JAN-04.
Clancy, A.; (2004) 'To determine the utility of PBL as a teaching and learning method for clinical skill acquisition in an undergraduate nursing programme'. [Oral Presentation], PBL International Conference, Cancun Mexico , 13-JUN-04 - 18-JUN-04.
Clancy A; (2003) 'Sexuality Education: its importance within the nursing curriculum'. [Oral Presentation], Transforming Healthcare through Research( 4th International Research Conference ), Trinity College Dublin , 01-JAN-03.
Clancy, A.; (2007) Sexuality and the Nursing Profession'. [Oral Presentation], 1st International Congress on Sexuality, A multidisciplinary Symposium on the study of Human Sexuality, Dublin, Ireland , 13-SEP-07 - 14-SEP-07.
Clancy A. ; (2003) 'Sexuality'. [Oral Presentation], Mater Miserciordiae University Hospital Annual Nursing Conference, * , 29-MAY-03.
Clancy A.; (2003) Exploring Nurse Tutors perceptions of Sexuality: A Phenomenology Study. [Oral Presentation], Royal College of Surgeons, Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin Ireland , 23-FEB-03 - 26-FEB-03.
 

Employment

Employer: St Michaels Hospital Dun laoghaire
Position: Nurse Tutor
Employer: Blood Transfusion Service Board St James Hospital
Position: Senior Staff Nurse
Employer: St Vincent¿s University Hospital, St Columiclles Hospital Loughlinstown, St James Hospital, National Rehabilitation Hospital, Cuan Mhuire ( Drug Rehabilitation).
Position: Staff Nurse

Education

Year 1999 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: BNS Subject:
Year 1993 Institution: St Vincent University Hospital
Qualification: RGN Subject: Registered General Nurse
Year 2004 Institution: Dublin Institute of Technology
Qualification: H.Dip Subject: Third level teaching and learning
Year 1998 Institution: UCD
Qualification: H.Dip Subject: Higher Diploma in Nursing Studies (Diabetes)
Year 1995 Institution: Royal College Of Surgeons
Qualification: Diploma Subject: Community health and health promotion
Year 2004 Institution: UCD
Qualification: PhD Subject: Nursing
       

Other Activities

Additional Qualifications

• Manual handling Instructor qualification

• Diploma in yoga

• Pilates teacher qualification

• Diploma in reflexology


Publications

       

Other Journals

Clancy A; (2010) 'Theories in Progress Series: Perpetual Identity Constructing' The Grounded Theory Review 9 (2) :39-53. [Details]

Conference Publications

Clancy A.; (2010) Constructing Academic Identity ISSOTL: Global Theories and Local Practices: Institutional, Disciplinary and Cultural Variations [Details]
Clancy A.; (2010) Perpetual Identity Constructing SRHE: Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? [Details]
Clancy A; (2009) Perpetual Construction of Academic Identity in Higher Education ISATT [Details]
Clancy A.; (2009) Perpetually Constructing Academic Identity in Higher Education SRHE: Knowledge, Policy and Practice Wales, [Details]
Clancy A; (2007) The relationship between beliefs of academics and the sustainability of a problem based learning approach AISHE Conference 2007 Teaching and Learning in the Changing World of Higher Education [Details]
Clancy A; (2007) Problem based learning and the future of nurse education An Bord Altranais National Conference [Details]
Clancy A; (2006) Problem based learning - an innovative approach to promoting contextual and active learning 7th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference [Details]
Clancy A, Plamer M; (2006) Researching lecturers perspectives of problem based learning AISHE Conference 2006 Creating and Sustaining an Effective Learning Environment [Details]
             

Reports

Clancy, A.; (2006) A review of the five points of entry for nurses and midwives to the register maintained by an bord altranais commissioned by an bord altranais. Reports [Details]
                                                                         

Research

Research Interests

  • Currently undertaking PhD in the area of Problem based learning, other research interests include, sexuality and nursing and diabetes care and management.
  • Sexuality and the nursing curriculum; sexuality and different patient care groups, diabetes, and development of clinical skills for undergraduate and post-graduate nursing students.