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Christine Linehan

Associate Professor

School Of Psychology
Newman Building
Belfield
Dublin 4

Tel: +353 1 7168678
Email: christine.linehan@ucd.ie

Biography

Christine Linehan BA, MA, HDipStat, PhD, CPsycholPsSI, is an Associate Professor with the School of Psychology, University College Dublin. Christine is Director of the UCD Centre for Disability Studies and Joint Director of the UCD MSc in Rehabilitation and Disability Studies with Associate Professor Suzanne Guerin. Christine is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer with the Tizard Centre, University of Kent, UK.

Before moving to UCD, Christine was employed as Associate Professor/Director of the National Institute for Intellectual Disability, Trinity College Dublin and was a Visiting Senior Research Fellow at Trinity's School of Social Work and Social Policy. Prior to this, Christine was employed as Senior Research Officer with the National Disability Authority, the statutory body providing advice on disability practice and policy to the Irish Government.

Christine is the Secretary/Treasurer of the Comparative Policy and Practice Special Interest Group of IASSIDD (International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities), an invited member of the Intellectual Disabilities Task Force of the Neuropsychiatry Commission of ILAE (International League against Epilepsy) and an invited member of the Board of Epilepsy Ireland.

For further information on the UCD Centre for Disability Studies please go to our website at:
http://www.ucd.ie/psychology/ourschool/centrefordisabilitystudies/


Professional

Honours and Awards

Year: 2014.
Title: Editor's Choice Award, Seizure, European Journal in Epilepsy.
Year: 2012.
Title: Honorary Senior Lecturer, Tizard Centre, University of Kent
Year: 2011.
Title: International Research Prize awarded by Australasian Society for Intellectual Disability
Year: 2011.
Title: Francisco Garces Roca Award from Spanish Society for the Provision of Social-Health Care
Year: 2010.
Title: Most Promising Investigator in Epidemiology awarded by Editorial Board of Epilepsy & Behavior
Year: 2008.
Title: Epilepsy Research UK Scholarship
Year: 2004.
Title: Health Research Board Scholarship: Cochrane Collaboration Training on Systematic Reviews

Associations

Association: Epilepsy Ireland, Function/Role: Board Member
Association: International League Against Epilepsy: Irish Chapter, Function/Role: Member
Association: Epilepsy Society, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom, Function/Role: Research Associate Member
Association: International League against Epilepsy, Function/Role: Member of Intellectual Disabilities Task Force of the Neuropsychiatry Commission.
Association: Inclusion Ireland, Dublin, Function/Role: Member
Association: American Psychological Association, Function/Role: Associate Member
Association: Epilepsy Action, British Epilepsy Association, Function/Role: Professional Member
Association: IASSID International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual Disabilities, Function/Role: Secretary/Treasurer Comparative Policy & Practice Special Interest Group & Individual Member
Association: Inclusion Ireland, Function/Role: Member
Association: Psychological Society of Ireland, Function/Role: Registered Psychologist since 2003
       

Committees

Committee : Judging Panel for National Disability Authority Gold Medal Research Awards (2017)
Committee : UCD Development and Humanitarian Studies network, College of Social Sciences and Law (2017)
Committee : Department of Health Reference Group to assist the Task Force on Personalised Budgets (2016)
Committee : RehabCare Research Ethics Committee (2016)
Committee : Research Ethics Committee (BA,HDip, MPsychSci) School of Psychology, University College Dublin (2014)
Committee : Epilepsy Ireland Board Member (2014)
Committee : WERN Epidemiology Research Group (2014 - )
Committee : Intellectual Disabilities Task Force of the Neuropsychiatric Commission, International League against Epilepsy (2014-2017)
Committee : Comparative Policy & Practice Special Interest Research Group, IASSIDD (International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disability) (2013-2015)
Committee : Research Reference Panel Special Olympics Ireland (2011-2014)
Committee : Consultation on the Needs of People with Epilepsy and Intellectual Disability, International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE), the International League against Epilepsy (ILAE), Brainwave the Irish Epilepsy Association and managed by the Welsh Centre for Learning Disability, Cardiff University (2010-2013)
Committee : Working Group on the Prevalence and Cost of Epilepsy, Epilepsy Action Europe, Joint Task Force of the International League against Epilepsy (ILAE) and the International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE) (2010-2012)
Committee : Research Ethics Committee, School of Social Work and Social Policy, Trinity College Dublin (2011)
Committee : Health Service Research Grant Selection Committee, Health Research Board, Dublin (2011)
Committee : Research Managers' Network, Irish Public Sector Research Manager Forum (2011)
Committee : US Center for Disease Control and Protection¿s Grant Funded Project Health Surveillance in Adults with Intellectual Disabilities, managed by the Human Services Research Institute and the Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts (2010-2011)
Committee : Technical Advisory Group monitoring the National Action Plan Against Poverty, Social Inclusion Division, Department of Social and Family Affairs (2008-2011)
Committee : Health Promotion Project Advisory Group, Special Olympics Ireland (2009)
Committee : International Grant Review Board, Special Olympics Europe/Eurasia (2009)
Committee : International Grant Review Board, Brainwave, the Irish Epilepsy Association (2009)
Committee : Data Strategy Liaison Group, Department of the Taoiseach (2008-2009)
Committee : Child Health Research Group, Health Service Executive (2008)
Committee : Quarterly National Household Survey Health Module, Central Statistics Office (2006-2007)
Committee : National Disability Survey Consultative Group, Central Statistics Office (2006)
Committee : Research Advisory Group, Homeless Agency, Dublin (2005)
Committee : Person Centred Medication Management Group, National Federation of Voluntary Bodies (2003-2005)
           

Other Activities

Journal Referee:
Annals of Nursing and Practice
British Journal of Psychiatry (BJPsych)
British Medical Journal Open (BMJ Open)
Epilepsia
Epilepsy & Behavior
Irish Journal of Applied Social Studies (IJASS)
Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disability (JARID)
Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (JIDD)
Journal of Intellectual Disability Research (JIDR)
Journal of Policy and Practice in Intellectual Disabilities (JPPID)

Research in Developmental Disabilities (RDD)
Seizure

Invited Co-Guest Editor:
Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, Special Edition on Health Issues in People with Intellectual Disability (Published 2015)

Publications

 

Book Chapters

Linehan, C (2017) 'Epidemiology of Intellectual Disability' In: Kerr MP & Scheepers M (eds). Seminars in the Psychiatry of Intellectual Disability. London: Royal College of Psychiatrists. [Details]
Linehan, C. & Carr, A. (2017) 'Personalised supports' In: E. Bratten & B. Willoughby (eds). The SAGE Encyclopedia of Intellectual and Developmental Disorders. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. [Details]
Walsh, P.N., & Linehan, C. (2016) 'Living and Working in the Community' In: Carr, A., Linehan, C., O¿Reilly, G., Walsh, P.N., Carr, A., & McEvoy, J (eds). Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice. London: Routledge. [Details]
Linehan, C., & Berg, A. (2015) 'Epidemiologic Aspects of Epilepsy Part I: Pathologic substrates and mechanisms of epileptogenes' In: Wyllie, E (eds). The Treatment of Epilepsy: Principles and Practice 6th Edition. New York: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins. Available Online [Details]
Linehan, C; Kerr, M. (2010) 'Epidemiology in Developed Countries' In: Panayiotopoulos, T (eds). The Atlas of Epilepsies. London: Springer. [Details]
Linehan, C; Berg, A. (2010) 'Epidemiologic Aspects of Epilepsy' In: Wyllie, E (eds). The Treatment of Epilepsy: Principles and Practice. New York: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins. [Details]
Walsh, P.N., & Linehan, C (2008) 'Specific Disabilities: Intellectual Disabilities' In: Silano, V., & Vittozzi, L (eds). The Status of Health in the European Union: Towards a Healthier Europe. Italy: EUGLOREH. Available Online [Details]
Walsh, P.N., & Linehan, C.; (2007) 'Living and Working in the Community' In: Carr, A., O'Reilly, G., Walsh, P.N., & McEvoy, J (eds). O'Reilly, G., Walsh, P.N., Carr, A., & McEvoy, J., (2007) The Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Practice. London: Routledge. , pp.759-786 [Details]
Birkbeck, G., & Linehan, C.,; (2001) 'Qualitative Study of Health and Homelessness' In: Birkbeck, G., & Linehan, C.,; (eds). Condon, M., (2001) The Health and Dental Needs of Homeless People in Dublin. Dublin: Northern Area Health Board. [Details]

Edited Books

Carr, A., Linehan, C., O'Reilly, G., Walsh, P.N., & McEvoy, J (Ed.). (2016) Handbook of Intellectual Disability and Clinical Psychology Practice. London: Routledge. Available Online [DOI] [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

O'Doherty, S., Linehan, C., Tatlow-Golden, M., Craig, S., Kerr, M., Lynch, C., & Staines, A. (2016) 'Perspectives of family members of people with an intellectual disability to a major reconfiguration of living arrangements for people with intellectual disability in Ireland'. Journal of Intellectual Disabilities, 20 (2):137-151. [DOI] [Details]
Kerr, M., Linehan, C., Brandt, C., Kanemoto, K., Kawasaki, J., Sugai, K., Tadokoro, Y., Villanueva, V., Wilmshurst, J. and Wilson, S. (2016) 'Behavioural disorder in people with an intellectual disability and epilepsy: a report of the Intellectual Disability Task Force of the Neuropsychiatric Commission of ILAE. Epilepsia Open'. Epilepsia, doi:10.1002/epi4.12018 . [DOI] [Details]
Linehan, C., Naaldenberg, J., Tobi, H., & van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk. (2015) 'Health Inequity: from Evidence to Action'. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 28 :1-2. [DOI] [Details]
Frankena, T.K., Naaldenberg, J., Ouellette-Kuntz, H., Cardol, M., Linehan, C. & van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, H. (2015) 'Inclusive health research with people with intellectual disabilities: a structured literature review'. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 45-46 :271-283. [DOI] [Details]
Kerr, M., Linehan, C., Thompson, R., Mula, M., Gil Nagel, A., & Zubeir, S., Glynn, M. (2015) 'In Response: Evaluating the care of a multidisciplinary clinic by using the White Paper Listening for a change: medical and social needs of people with intellectual disability who have epilepsy'. Epilepsia, 56 (9):1473-1474. [DOI] [Details]
Kerr MP & Linehan, C (2015) 'Responding to the needs of people with an intellectual disability and epilepsy: shared priorities'. Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability, 40 (3):248-253. [DOI] [Details]
O'Doherty, S., Craig, S., Kerr, M., Lynch, C., McConkey, R., Staines, A., Tatlow-Golden, M., Walls, M., & Linehan, C. (2014) 'Perspectives of people with intellectual disabilities and family members to a major reconfiguration of disability support services in Ireland'. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 27 (4):344. [DOI] [Details]
Kerr, M., Linehan, C., Thompson, R., Mula, M., Gil Nagel, A., Zubeir, S., Glynn, M. (2014) 'A White Paper on the Medical and Social Needs of People with Epilepsy and Intellectual Disabilities and Epilepsy of the International League against Epilepsy'. Epilepsia, 55 (12):1902-1906. [DOI] [Details]
Linehan, C., Craig, S., Kerr, M., Lynch, C., McConkey, R., O'Doherty, S., Staines, A., Tatlow-Golden, M., & Walls, M. (2014) 'Responses to a reconfiguration of disability support services in Ireland'. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 27 (4):339. [DOI] [Details]
Thompson, R., Kerr, M., Glynn, M., & Linehan, C. (2014) 'Caring for a family member with intellectual disability and epilepsy'. Seizure-European Journal of Epilepsy, . [DOI] [Details]
Thompson, R., Linehan, C., Glynn, M., & Kerr, M. (2013) 'A qualitative study of carers and professionals view on the management of people with intellectual disability and epilepsy; a neglected population'. Epilepsy and Behavior, 28 (3):379-385. [DOI] [Details]
Duggan, C; Linehan, C (2013) 'The role of natural supports in promoting independent living for people with disabilities'. British Journal of Learning Disabilities, 41 :199-207. [DOI] [Details]
Linehan, C (2013) 'What's new in epidemiology?'. Learning Disability and Epilepsy Review, 19 (2):9-14. [Details]
Thompson, R; Linehan, C; Kerr, M (2012) 'Rescue medication: familial and professional experiences'. Epilepsy Professional, 25 :20-23. [Details]
Haveman, M., Perry, J., Salvador-Carulla, L., Walsh, P.N., Kerr, M., van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, Henny, van Hove, G., Moravec Berger, D., Azema, B., Buono, S., Carmen Cara, A., Germanavicius, A., Linehan, C., Määtta, T., Tossebro, J. & Weber, G. ; (2011) 'Ageing and health status in adults with intellectual disabilities: Results of the European POMONA II study'. Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability, 36 (1):49-61. [DOI] [Details]
Linehan, C; Tellez-Zentano, J; Burneo, J; Berg, A (2011) 'Future Directions for Epidemiology in Epilepsy'. Epilepsy and Behavior, 22 :112-117. [DOI] [Details]
Martinez-Leal, R., Salvador-Carulla, L., Linehan, C. Walsh, P.N., Weber, G., Van Hove, G., Maatta, T., Azema, B., Haveman, M., Buono, S., Germanavicius, A, van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, H., Tossebro, J., Carmen-Cara, A., Moravec Berger, Perry, J. & Kerr, M. (2011) 'The impact of living arrangements and deinstitutionalization in the health status of persons with intellectual disability in Europe'. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 55 (9):858-872. [Details]
Perry, J., Linehan, C., Kerr, M, Salvador-Carulla, L., Zeilinger, E., Weber, G., Walsh, P., van Schrojenstein Lantman-de-Valk, HMJ, Haveman, M., Azema, B., Buono, S., Carmen Câra, A., Germanavicius, A., Van Hove, G., Määttä, T., Moravec Berger, D. & Tossebrø, J. ; (2010) 'The P15: a multinational assessment battery for collecting data on health indicators relevant to adults with intellectual disabilities'. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 54 . Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Linehan, C; Kerr, MP; Walsh, PN; Brady, G; Kelleher, C; Delanty, N; Dawson, F; Glynn, M (2010) 'Examining the prevalence of epilepsy and delivery of epilepsy care in Ireland'. Epilepsia, 51 (5):845-852. [Details]
Veenstra, MY; Walsh, PN; van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, HMJ; Haveman, MJ; Linehan, C; Kerr, MP; Weber, G; Salvador-Carulla, L; Carmen-Câra, A; Azema, B; Buono, S; Germanavicius, A; Tossebro, J; Määtta, T; van Hove, G; & Moravec, D (2010) 'Sampling and ethical issues in a multicenter study on health of people with intellectual disabilities'. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 63 (10):1091-1100. [DOI] [Details]
Linehan, C., Walsh, P.N., Van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, HMJ and Kerr, M.P. ; (2009) 'Are people with intellectual disabilities represented in European Public Health Surveys'. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, . [DOI] [Details]
Linehan, C; Burke, T; Walsh, PN; Kerr, M; Glynn, M; Hall, L; & Ryan, D (2009) 'Exploring the health-related quality of life of those who provide care to persons with epilepsy in Ireland'. Epilepsia, 50 (10):27-27. [DOI] [Details]
Linehan, C; Kerr, M; Walsh, PN; Burke, T (2008) 'Quality of Life of Adults with Epilepsy in Ireland'. Epilepsy News, 42 :2-3. [Details]
Walsh, PN; Linehan, C; Kerr, MP; Perry, J (2008) 'Age-related health status among adults with intellectual disabilities'. Gerontologist, 48 :657-657. [Details]
Kerr, MP; Määtta, T; Linehan, C; & Berger, D (2008) 'Measuring the health of people with Intellectual Disabilities'. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 52 :743-743. [DOI] [Details]
Walsh, PN; Linehan, C; Perry, J; Kerr, M.P (2007) 'Health Indicators for people with Intellectual Disabilities. Findings from a pilot study in 13 countries'. Gerontologist, 47 :298-298. [Details]
Van Schrojenstein Lantman de Valk, H., Linehan, C., Kerr, M., & Walsh, PN; (2007) 'Developing health indicators for people with intellectual disabilities: The Method of the Pomona Project'. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 51 . [DOI] [Details]
McConkey, R., Abbott, S., Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., & Emerson, E.; (2007) 'Variations in the social inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities in supported living schemes and residential settings'. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 51 :207-217. [DOI] [Details]
Linehan, C; & Walsh, PN (2006) 'Piloting a set of health indicators for people with intellectual disability in 14 European States 2005-2008'. European Journal of Public Health, 16 (1):20-20. [DOI] [Details]
Kerr, M; Germanavicius, A; Haveman, M; Linehan, C (2006) 'Pilot Study: Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disability in Europe'. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 19 (3):248-248. [DOI] [Details]
Linehan, C; Buono, S; Moravec-Berger, D; Salvador-Carulla, L; Tossebro, J (2006) 'Monitoring the Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities in Europe'. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 19 (3):248-248. [DOI] [Details]
Linehan, C; Walsh, PN; Kerr, M; Van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, H. (2005) 'The development of a European set of health indicators for people with intellectual disability'. European Journal of Public Health, 15 (1):80-80. [DOI] [Details]
Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Kerr, M.P., Van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, H., Buono, S., Azema, B., Aussilloux, C., Maatta, T., Salvador-Carulla, L., Garrido-Cumbrera, M., van Hove, G., Bjorkman, M., Ceccotto, R., Kamper, M., Weber, G., Heiss, C., Haveman, M., Ulmer Jorgenson, F. O'Farrell, L.; (2005) 'Brief Research Report: Developing a Set of Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disabilities: POMONA Project'. Journal of Policy and Practice in Intellectual Disabilities, 2 (3&4):260-263. [DOI] [Details]
Linehan, C; Weber, G; Heiss, C; van Schrojenstein Lantman¿de Valk, HMJ; Kerr, M (2004) 'Perspectives from Austria, the Netherlands, Ireland & the United Kingdom'. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 48 (4 & 5):341. [DOI] [Details]
Walsh, PN; Linehan, C (2004) 'What is a healthy life? Views of advocates and professionals'. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 48 (4 & 5):341. [DOI] [Details]
Hatton, C; Emerson, E; Robertson, J; Gregory, N; Kessissoglou, S; Perry, J; Felce, D; Lowe, K; Walsh, PN; Linehan, C; Hillery, J; ; (2001) 'The adaptive behavior scale-residential and community (part I): towards the development of a short form'. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 22 (4):273-288. [DOI] [Details]
Robertson, J., Emerson, E., Gregory, N., Hatton, C., Kessissoglou, S., Hallam, A., & Linehan, C.; (2001) 'Social networks of people with intellectual disability in residential settings'. Mental Retardation, 39 :201-214. [DOI] [Details]
Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Hillery, J., Durkan, J., Emerson, E., Hatton, C., Robertson, J., Gregory, N., Kessissoglou, S., Hallam, A., Knapp, M., Jarbrink, K., & Netten, A; (2001) 'Family views of the quality of residential supports'. Journal of Applied Research in Disability, 14 :292-309. [DOI] [Details]
Linehan, C; Walsh, PN (2000) 'Health Status and Health Care among Irish Adults with Intellectual Disability'. The Irish Psychologist, 27 . [Details]
Emerson, E., Robertson, J., Gregory, N., Kessissoglou, S., Hatton, C., Hallam, A., Jarbrink, K., Knapp, M., Netten, A., & Linehan, C; (2000) 'The quality and costs of community based residential supports and residential campuses for people with severe and complex disabilities'. Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 25 :263-279. [Details]
O¿Connor, J; Fitzgerald, M; Hoey, H; Linehan, C (1999) 'Diverging attributions of sex role identity'. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 8 (2):212. [Details]
Linehan, C., & Birkbeck, G; (1998) 'The Bridge Project: A transition framework for young adults'. REACH, 12 (1):9-18. [Details]
Walsh, P.N., & Linehan, C; (1997) 'Factors influencing the integration of Irish employees with disabilities in the workplace'. Journal of Vocational Integration Reach, 8 :55-64. [Details]

Other Journals

Brophy, S., Kennedy, J., Fernandez-Gutierrez, F., John, A., Potter, R., Linehan, C., Kerr, M. (2017) 'Linking education and health data to examine the characteristics of children prescribed antipsychotic medication' International Journal of Population Data Science 1 :042. [Details]
Linehan, C (2013) 'What's new in epidemiology?' Learning Disability Review 19 (2) :9-14. [Details]
Walsh, P.N. Linehan, C.; (2005) 'Europeans with Intellectual Disabilities: A Public Health Perspective' European Union Parliament Magazine 210 (3 Oct) . [Details]
Linehan, C., & Birkbeck, G. (Eds); (1995) 'Special Research Edition' The Thornfield Journal, University College Dublin . [Details]

Conference Publications

Linehan, C. (2016) Epilepsy and Intellectual Disability: Epidemiology of epilepsy and intellectual disability in Europe 12th European Congress on Epileptology Prague, Czech Republic, [Details]
Linehan, C. (2016) The Burden and Care of Epilepsy in Europe: the prevalence of epilepsy: does it vary across Europe 12th European Congress on Epileptology Prague, Czech Republic, [Details]
Linehan, C (2016) Influence of co-morbidities on the burden of disease in persons with epilepsy and intellectual disability 53rd Annual Conference of the German Society for Epileptology DGfE Jena, Germany, [Details]
Brophy, S., Kennedy, J., Fernandez-Gutierrez, A., John, Potter, R., Linehan, C., Kerr, MP (2016) Linking education and health data to examine the characteristics of children prescribed anti-psychotic medication International Population Data Linkage Network Conference 2016 [Details]
Linehan, C. (2015) I have an intellectual disability and I would like my own home please UCD School of Psychology Seminars University College Dublin, [Details]
Linehan, C., Craig, S., Kerr, M., Lynch, C., McConkey, M., O'Doherty, S., Staines, A., Tatlow-Goden, M. (2015) Moving Ahead Project - Living Arrangement Options for People with ID: What we learned from the Research and some of our Findings Transforming Lives, Present and Participating in My Community Sligo Park Hotel, , 23-APR-15 [Details]
Linehan, C. (2015) Respondent to Social Inclusion DOCTRID IV Conference Belfast, UK, , 27-APR-15 [Details]
Linehan, C., Craig, S., Kerr, M., Lynch, C., McConkey, M., O¿ Doherty, S., Staines, A., Tatlow-Golden, M. (2015) Moving Ahead Project: Living Arrangement Options for People with ID: What we learned from the Research and some of our Findings HSE Transforming Lives, Present and Participating In My Community Sligo Park Hotel, [Details]
Linehan, C. (2014) Social Change: Policy and family burden in the UK and Ireland. Epilepsy, Behaviour and Intellectual Disability A joint meeting of the ILAE and the Japanese Epilepsy Society Tokyo, Japan, , 01-OCT-14 - 03-OCT-14 [Details]
Linehan, C. (2014) The burden of disease, a public health perspective: Epidemiology - measurement of impact Epilepsy, Behaviour and Intellectual Disability A joint meeting of the ILAE and the Japanese Epilepsy Society Keio Plaza Hotel, Tokyo, Japan, [Details]
Kerr, M., Thompson, R., Glynn, M., & Linehan, C. (2014) Exploring the medical and social needs of people with intellectual disability who have epilepsy IASSIDD European Regional Contress Vienna, Austria, , 14-JUL-15 - 17-JUL-15 [Details]
Linehan, C (2014) The burden of disease, a public health perspective: Epidemiology: measurement of impact A joint of the ILAE and the Japanese Epilepsy Society Keio Plaza Hotel, Tokyo, Japan, , 01-OCT-14 - 03-OCT-14 [Details]
Linehan, C (2014) The need for accurate prevalence and incidence data for epilepsy Royal Society for Medicine and Epilepsy Ireland National University of Ireland, Galway, , 22-MAY-14 - 22-MAY-14 [Details]
Linehan, C (2014) Classification, epidemiology and aetiology of intellectual disabilities Cardiff School of Medicine Cardiff University, UK, , 27-JAN-14 - 27-JAN-14 [Details]
Linehan, C., Craig, S., Kerr, M., Lynch, C., McConkey, R., O'Doherty, S., Staines, A., Tatlow-Golden, M (2014) Moving Ahead: Implementing a national deinstitutionalisation programme Moving Ahead: Implementing a national deinstitutionalisation programme, Gibson Hotel, Dublin , 11-NOV-14 - 11-NOV-14 [Details]
Linehan, C (2013) The Economic Burden of Epilepsy in Europe European Forum on Epilepsy Research Dublin Convention Centre, Dublin, , 23-MAY-13 [Details]
Linehan, C (2013) Gathering and using data in a small country. IBE Research Task Force Workshop 30th International Epilepsy Congress Montreal, Canada, , 23-JUN-13 - 27-JUN-13 [Details]
Linehan, C (2013) Getting the numbers right: the importance of accurate prevalence estimates. The Cost of Epilepsy, the obvious and the hidden 30th International Epilepsy Congress Montreal, Canada, , 23-JUN-13 - 27-JUN-13 [Details]
Linehan, C (2013) The role of research and policy makers in implementing change: an example from Ireland IASSIDD Special Interest Group on Comparative Policy and Practice Hotel Olsanka, Prague, Czech Republic, , 15-NOV-13 [Details]
Linehan, C (2013) An epidemiological approach to defining the impact of neuropsychiatric disease: lessons from epilepsy Neuropsychiatry Section of the Royal College of Psychiatry Robinson College Cambridge University, UK, , 19-SEP-13 - 20-SEP-13 [Details]
Linehan, C (2013) How prevalent is epilepsy in Europe? Joint Task Force Epilepsy Advocacy Europe workshop to the European Parliament on the prevalence and cost of epilepsy European Parliament, Brussels, , 19-FEB-13 [Details]
Thompson, R., Kerr, M.P., & Linehan, C.on behalf of the ILAE Task Force on Intellectual Disability in People with Epilepsy (2012) Professional and family experiences of using rescue medications with people with epilepsy and intellectual disability ILAE UK Chapter Annual Scientific Meeting Institute of Neurology, London, [Details]
Linehan, C (2012) Natural Community Supports. Achieving Inclusive Communities National Disability Authority Annual Conference 2012 Croke Park Convention Centre, , 10-OCT-12 [Details]
Linehan, C (2012) Epilepsy Prevalence in Europe; Report from the Epilepsy Advocacy Group Joint Task Force European Chapter Convention. 10th European Congress on Epileptology London, , 30-SEP-12 - 04-OCT-12 [Details]
Linehan, C (2011) Monitoring the National Disability Strategy Centre for Disability, Law and Policy NUIG Galway National University of Ireland, Galway, , 20-JAN-11 [Details]
Linehan, C (2011) The Epidemiology of the Epilepsies UCB & Irish branch of the International League against Epilepsy. First Epilepsy Expert Day Dublin Convention Centre, Dublin, , 04-NOV-11 [Details]
Linehan, C (2011) Individual Budgets as a Resource Allocation System for Disability Services in Ireland Taking Control Dublin, , 15-APR-11 [Details]
Linehan, C (2011) The Epidemiology of the Epilepsies UCB & Irish branch of the International League against Epilepsy. First Epilepsy Expert Day Dublin Convention Centre, Dublin, , 04-NOV-11 [Details]
Linehan, C (2009) Epilepsy in Ireland National Epilepsy Week, Brainwave the Irish Epilepsy Association Leinster House, Dublin, , 19-MAY-09 [Details]
Linehan, C; Burke, T; Walsh, PN; Glynn, M; Hall, L; Ryan, D; Kerr, M (2009) Quality of Life of Caregivers of Persons with Intellectual Disability and Epilepsy in Ireland (Poster) IASSID Health Special Interest Group Kingston, Canada, , 08-SEP-09 - 10-SEP-09 [Details]
Linehan, C., Burke, T., Noonan Walsh, P., Glynn, M., Hall, L., Ryan, D., & Kerr, M.; (2009) Quality of Life of Caregivers of persons with epilepsy and intellectual disability in Ireland IASSID Special Interest Health Group Meeting Kingston, Ontario, Canada, [Details]
Walsh, PN; Linehan, C (2009) Residential settings and health status of adults with intellectual disabilities in 14 European Countries 14th Annual Gatlinburg Conference on Research & Theory in Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities New Orleans, Louisana, , 18-MAR-09 - 20-MAR-09 [Details]
Linehan, C., Burke, T., Noonan Walsh, P., Kerr, M., Glynn, M., Hal, L. & Ryan, D.; (2009) Exploring the health-related quality of life of those who provide care to persons with epilepsy in Ireland 28th International Epilepsy Congress Budapest, Hungary, [Details]
Linehan, C (2008) Epidemiology Clinical Update on Epilepsy in Ireland Conference Royal Society of Medicine, Dublin, , 14-FEB-08 [Details]
Walsh, PN; Linehan, C (2008) Indictori di Salute negli Adulti con Disabilita Intellettive Il Convegno Nazionale di Psicologia dell ¿Invecchiamento Universita di Roma, Italy, , 29-FEB-08 - 01-MAR-08 [Details]
Linehan, C; Kerr, M; Walsh, PN; Burke, T (2008) Quality of Life of Adults with Epilepsy in Ireland Epilepsy Research UK Expert Workshop: The Psychosocial Burden of Epilepsy: Ameliorating the Impact (Poster) St Catherine¿s College, Oxford University, UK, , 03-APR-08 - 06-APR-08 [Details]
Linehan, C; (2007) Health Disparities and People with Intellectual Disabilities Health Service Executive Health & Health Care for People with Intellectual Disabilities, HSE, Sligo , 16-APR-07 - 16-APR-07 [Details]
Linehan, C.; (2007) Health and Intellectual Disability in Europe Special Olympics World Summer Games Global Summit on Wellbeing, Shanghai, China [Details]
Buono S, Musumeci M, Linehan C, Walsh P.N.; (2007) Il progetto POMONA: indicatori di salute negli adulti con disabilità intellettiva III Convegno Internazionale dell'Associazione Mediterraneo senza Handicap La Valletta. Malta, [Details]
Linehan, C., & Walsh, P.N.; (2007) Measures of Adult Mental Health in Europe 6th European Congress of Mental Health in Intellectual Disabilities, Mental Health in Intellectual Disabilities, Zagreb, Croatia [Details]
Linehan, C., Walsh, P.N., VanSchrojenstein Lantman de Valk, H., & Kerr, M; (2007) Monitoring the health of people with intellectual disabilities within European Health Surveys Chronic Disease Management in People with Intellectual Disability, IASSID Health SIRG, Prato, Italy , 21-MAY-07 - 23-MAR-07 [Details]
Walsh, P.N., & Linehan, C.; (2007) Indicadores de la salud y las personas con discapacidad intelectual 2nd IASSID South America Regional Conference: Human Rights and Intellectual Disabilities , 04-SEP-07 - 06-AUG-07 [Details]
Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Perry, J., & Kerr, M.P.; (2007) Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disabilities: Findings from a Pilot Study in 13 Countries Gerontological Society of America 60th Scientific Meeting, San Francisco, USA [Details]
Linehan, C., & Walsh, P.N. (2007) Measures of Adult Mental Health in Europe European Congress of Mental Health in Intellectual Disability Zagreb, Croatia, [Details]
Linehan, C (2007) Health and Intellectual Disability in Europe (Poster) Policy Summit on the Well-Being of Persons with Intellectual Disabilities, Special Olympics World Games Shanghai, China, , 03-OCT-07 [Details]
Linehan, C; Walsh, PN; Van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, H; Kerr, M (2007) Monitoring the Health of People with Intellectual Disabilities within European Health Surveys IASSID Health Special Interest Group Conference. Chronic Disease Management in People with Intellectual Disability Prato, Italy, , 21-MAY-07 - 23-MAY-07 [Details]
Linehan, C; Walsh, PN (2007) Measures of Adult Mental Health in Europe 6th European Congress of Mental Health in Intellectual Disability Zagreb, Croatia, , 11-OCT-07 - 13-OCT-07 [Details]
Linehan, C (2006) Health Monitoring for People with Intellectual Disability in the European Union Special Olympics Youth Games Scientific Symposium Rome, , 01-OCT-06 [Details]
Buono, S., Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., & Musumeci, M.; (2006) Indicatori di Salute Nelle Disabilita Intellettive VII Congresso Natzionale Promuovere Benessere Con Persone Gruppi Comunita [Details]
Linehan, C (2006) Intellectual Disability: A European Perspective European Commission Task Force on Major and Chronic Diseases European Commission, Luxembourg, , 06-DEC-06 [Details]
Buono, S; Walsh, PN; Linehan, C; Musumeci, M (2006) Indicatori di Salute Nelle Disabilita Intellettive VII Congresso Nazionale. Promuovere Benessere Con Persone Gruppi Comunita Cesena, Italy, , 28-SEP-06 - 30-SEP-06 [Details]
Linehan, C; (2006) Health Monitoring for People with Intellectual Disability in the European Union Special Olympics Youth Games Symposium, Rome, Italy , 01-OCT-06 - 01-OCT-06 [Details]
Linehan, C; (2006) Intellectual Disability: A European Perspective European Commission Task Force on Major and Chronic Diseases, European Commission, Luxembourg , 13-DEC-06 - 13-DEC-06 [Details]
Kerr, M., Germanavicius, A., Haveman, M. Linehan, C. ; (2006) Pilot Study: Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disability in Europe Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities Vol 19 (3) , 02-AUG-06 - 05-AUG-06 , pp.248 [Details]
Linehan, C., Buono, S., Moravec-Berger, D., Salvador-Carulla, L. Tossebro, J.; (2006) Monitoring the Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities in Europe: Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disability in Europe Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities Vol 19 (3) , 02-AUG-06 - 05-AUG-06 , pp.248 [Details]
Linehan, C & Walsh, P.N., on behalf of POMONA Project; (2006) Piloting a set of health indicators for people with intellectual disability in 14 European Member States 2005-2008 European Journal of Public Health Vol 16 (Supp 1) , pp.20-21 [Details]
Linehan, C. (2005) Health Disparities among People with Intellectual Disability Personal Outcomes Conference, Health Services Executive Tullamore, , 25-OCT-05 [Details]
Linehan, C (2005) Epilepsy Prevalence in Ireland Joint Epilepsy Council of United Kingdom & Ireland Annual Conference Dublin, , 07-NOV-05 - 08-NOV-05 [Details]
Linehan, C., Walsh, P.N., Kerr, M. & Van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, H.; (2005) The Development of a European Set of Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disability (2002-2004) 13th European Conference of Public Health , 10-NOV-05 - 12-NOV-05 [Details]
Kerr, M., Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, H.; (2005) Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disabilities in the Member States: POMONA I & POMONA II Welsh Centre for Learning Disabilities 30th Anniversary , 13-SEP-05 - 13-SEP-05 [Details]
Linehan, C., Walsh, P.N., Kerr, M. & Van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, H.; (2005) The Development of a European Set of Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disability (2002-2004) 13th European Conference of Public Health , 10-NOV-05 - 12-NOV-05 [Details]
Kerr, M., Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, H.; (2005) Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disabilities in the Member States: POMONA I & POMONA II Welsh Centre for Learning Disabilities 30th Anniversary , 13-SEP-05 - 13-SEP-05 [Details]
Linehan, C (2005) Health Disparities among People with Intellectual Disability Personal Outcomes Conference, Health Services Executive Tullamore, , 25-OCT-05 [Details]
Linehan, C; (2005) Health Disparities among people with Intellectual Disabilities Health Service Executive Personal Outcomes Conference, HSE Tullamore , 25-OCT-05 - 25-OCT-05 [Details]
Linehan, C., Walsh, P.N., Kerr, M. Van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, H.; (2005) The Development of a European Set of Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disability (2002-2004) European Journal of Public Health Vol 15 (Supp 1) , 10-NOV-05 - 12-NOV-05 , pp.80 [Details]
Linehan, C.; (2005) Epilepsy Prevalence in Ireland Joint Epilepsy Council of United Kingdom & Ireland Annual Conference, Dublin , 07-NOV-05 - 08-NOV-05 [Details]
Linehan, C (2004) Pomona Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disabilities UCD Centre for Disability Studies Health Research Round Table, Dublin [Details]
Walsh, P.N., & Linehan, C.; (2004) What is a healthy life? Views of advocates and professionals Journal of Intellectual Disability Research Vol 48 (4-5) , pp.341 [Details]
Linehan, C., Weber, G., Heiss, C., van Schrojenstein Lantman de Valk, H & Kerr, M.P.; (2004) Perspectives from Austria, the Netherlands, Ireland and the United Kingdom Journal of Intellectual Disability Research Vol 48 (4-5) , pp.341 [Details]
Walsh, P.N., Kerr, M., Van Schrojenstein Lantman de Valk, H., & Linehan, C.; (2003) Health indicators for people with intellectual disabilities Special Olympics World Games Symposium, Belfast, United Kingdom [Details]
Walsh, PN; Linehan, C; et al. (2002) Thirty something: The quality of residential supports for Irish adults with intellectual disabilities Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America [Details]
Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Durkan, J., & Hillery, J.; (2002) The quality and costs of community based group homes and village communities for people with intellectual disabilities in Ireland Inaugural International Congress IASSID Europe, Dublin [Details]
Walsh, PN; Linehan, C; et al. (2002) Quality and costs of residential supports for Irish adults with intellectual disabilities 35th Annual Gatlinburg Conference on Research and Theory in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities [Details]
Walsh, PN; Linehan, C; Durkan, J; Hillery, J (2002) The quality and costs of community based group homes and village community for people with intellectual disabilities in Ireland Inaugural Conference of IASSID Europe [Details]
Linehan, C (2001) Review of Autism Spectrum Disorder Services: Service Providers¿ Survey Eastern Regional Health Authority Autism Review Seminar , 03-OCT-01 [Details]
Linehan, C., & Walsh, P.N.; (2000) Health status and health care among Irish adults with intellectual disabilities The Irish Psychologist Vol 27 [Details]
O'Connor, J., Fitzgerald, M., Hoey, H., & Linehan, C.; (1998) Selected areas of intellectual functioning in girls with Turner's Syndrome; an empirical study of the impact of karyotype on aspects of performance and verbal intelligence Annual Meeting Royal College of Psychiatrists [Details]
Linehan, C.; (1998) Survey Basics Marketing Localisation UCD [Details]
Walsh, P.N., & Linehan, C. (1995) Achieving integration in the workplace: issues relating to Irish employers and employees with disabilities 119th Conference of AAMR (American Association of Mental Retardation) [Details]

Published Reports

Linehan, C., O¿Doherty, S., Tatlow-Golden, M., Craig, S., Kerr, M., Lynch, C., McConkey, R., & Staines, A. (2015) Moving Ahead: Factors contributing to successful transition of people with intellectual disabilities from congregated to community-based residential options in two regions in Ireland. Trinity College Dublin, Dublin. Available Online [Details]
Linehan, C., O¿Doherty, S., Tatlow-Golden, M., Craig, S., Kerr, M., Lynch, C., McConkey, R., & Staines, A. (2015) Moving Ahead: Executive Summary. Trinity College Dublin, Dublin. [Details]
Mike Kerr, Rose Thompson, Christine Linehan, Mike Glynn, Marco Mula, Antonio Gil-Nagel and Sameer Zuberi. (2014) Listening for a change: Medical and social needs of people with epilepsy and intellectual disability. International League Against Epilepsy Task Force on Intellectual Disabilities and the International, online. [Details]
Brennan, C., Linehan, C., O'Doherty, S., O'Malley, O'Rathaile, C., Roberts, W., Shannon, S., Weldon, F., & Wolfe, M., (2012) The Anti-Bullying Research Project. National Institute for Intellectual Disability, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin. [Details]
O'Rathalie, C., Linehan, C., O'Doherty, S., Roberts, W., Weldon, F., Wolfe, W. (2012) Anti Bullying Guide. National Institute for Intellectual Disability, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin. [Details]
Ekman, M., Forsgren, L., Linehan, C., Lund, S., Sheanon, E., Tomson, T. (2012) Report from the Working Group on Prevalence and Costs of Epilepsy in Europe. Submission to Epilepsy Advocacy Europe, Task Force of the International League against Epilepsy and, Sweden. [Details]
Linehan, C., Kerr, M, Noonan Walsh, P. & Burke, T. (2008) Quality of life in adults with epilepsy in Ireland. Irish Eplepsy Association, Dublin. [Details]
Linehan, C; (2007) The Prevalence of Epilepsy in Ireland: Interim Report. UCD Centre for Disability Studies, Dublin. [Details]
Linehan, C., on behalf of POMONA Project. (2007) POMONA 2 Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disabilities: Using an Indicator Set. 2nd Interim Report. European Commission DG SANCO, Luxembourg. Available Online [Details]
Linehan,C.on behalf of the POMONA Group. (2006) POMONA 2 Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disabilities: Using an Indicator Set. Interim Report. European Commission DG SANCO, Luxembourg. Available Online [Details]
Linehan, C; (2006) The Prevalence of Epilepsy in Ireland: Interim Report. UCD Centre for Disability Studies, Dublin. [Details]
Linehan, C. (2005) The Prevalence of Epilepsy in Ireland: Interim Report. UCD Centre for Disability Studies, Dublin. [Details]
Linehan, C., Walsh, P.N., Van Schrojenstein Lantman, H., & Kerr, M; (2004) POMONA: Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disability. Final Report. European Commission DG SANCO, Luxembourg. Available Online [Details]
Birkbeck, G., & Linehan, C. (2003) An Investigation of Patient Satisfaction and Quality of Care among Long Stay Day Hospital and Rehabiliation Patients. National Research Agency, Dublin. [Details]
Linehan, C., & Birkbeck, G. (2003) Population count of persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Midland Region (Commissioned Midland Health Board). Midland Area Health Board, Midland. [Details]
Linehan, C., & Birkbeck, G. (2002) Population mapping of Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Services in the Eastern Region. Eastern Regional Health Authority, Dublin. [Details]
Eastern Regional Health Authority (Major Contributors Linehan, C., & Birkbeck, G, National Research Agency) (2002) Review of Services for Persons with Austistic Spectrum Disorder in the Eastern Region. Eastern Regional Health Authority, Dublin. [Details]
Linehan, C., & Birkbeck, G., (National Research Agency); (2001) Report of Focus Groups conducted to elicit reaction to the Annual Homeless Survey. Homeless Agency, Dublin. [Details]
National Council on Ageing and Older People (Major contributors Birkbeck, G., & Linehan, C., National Research Agency) (2000) A Framework for Quality in Long-Term Residential Care for Older People in Ireland. National Council on Ageing and Older People, Dublin. [Details]
Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Hillery, J., Durkan, J., Emerson, E., Robertson, J., Hatton, C., Gregory, N., Kessissoglou, S., Hallam, A., Knapp, M., Jarbrink, K., & Netten, A. (2000) The quality and outcomes of residential supports provided for Irish adults with intellectual disabilities; a comparison of quality in Irish Group Homes and Village Campus settings. UCD Centre for Disability Studies, Dublin. [Details]
Birkbeck, G; Linehan, C (2000) A Study of the Current Situation Regarding Quality in Long-Term Residential Care. In National Council on Ageing and Older People. National Council on Ageing and Older People, Dublin. [Details]
Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Hillery, J., Durkan, J., Emerson, E., Robertson, J., Hatton, C., Gergory, N., Kessissoglou, S., Hallam, A., Knapp, M., Jarbrink, K., & Netten, A. (2000) The Quality and Outcomes of Residential Supports provided for Irish Adults with Intellectual Disabilities. Summary Report. UCD Centre for Disability Studies, Dublin. [Details]
Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Hillery, J., Durkan, J., Emerson, E., Robertson, J., Hatton, C., Gregory, N., Kessissoglou, S., Hallam, A., Knapp, M., Jarbrink, K., & Netten, A. (2000) The quality and outcomes of residential supports provided for Irish adults with intellectual disabilities; Predicting variation in quality and cost. UCD Centre for Disability Studies, Dublin. [Details]
Walsh, M., Linehan, C., Walsh, P.N., Hillery, J., Durkan, J., Emerson, E., Robertson, J., Hatton, C., Gregory, N., Kessissoglou, S., Hallam., A., Knapp, M., Jarbrink, K., & Netten, A.; (2000) The quality and outcomes of residential supports provided for Irish adults with intellectual disabilities; an observational study or Irish residents in Village Campus and Group Home settings. UCD Centre for Disability Studies, Dublin. [Details]
Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Hillery, J., Durkan, J., Emerson, E., Robertson, J., Hatton, C., Gregory, N., Kessissoglou, S., Hallam, A., Knapp, M., Jarbrink, K., & Netten, A. (2000) The quality and outcomes of residential supports provided for Irish adults with intellectual disabilities; an analysis of quality in Irish Village Campuses. UCD Centre for Disability Studies, Dublin. [Details]
Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Hillery, J., Durkan, J., Emerson, E., Robertson, J., Hatton, C., Gregory, N., Kessissoglou, S., Hallam, A., Knapp, M., Jarbrink, K., & Netten, A. (2000) The quality and outcomes of residential supports provided for Irish adults with intellectual disabilities; an analysis of Group Homes. UCD Centre for Disability Studies, Dublin. [Details]
Linehan, C., & Birkbeck, G., (National Research Agency) (1999) An Investigation of Drinking Patterns and Attitudes to Alcohol in 16-35 year olds resident in the Eastern Region. Eastern Regional Health Authority, Dublin. [Details]
Linehan, C., & Birkbeck, G., (National Research Agency) (1999) Investigation of Statutory, Voluntary and Community Service Providers' response to current Research regarding Adolescent Substance Abuse in Ireland. Eastern Regional Health Authority, Dublin. [Details]
Emerson, E., Robertson, J., Hatton, C., Gregory, N., Kessissoglou, S., Hallam, A., Knapp, M., Jarbrink, K., Netten, A., Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Hillery, J., & Durkan, J. (1999) Quality and costs of residential supports for people with learning disabilities. A comparative analysis of quality and costs in Village Communities, Residential Campuses and Dispersed Housing Schemes. Hester Adrian Research Centre, Manchester. [Details]
Emerson, E., Robertson, J., Hatton, C., Gregory, N., Kessissoglou, S., Hallam, A., Knapp, M., Jarbrink, K., Netten, A., Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Hillery, J., & Durkan, J. (1999) Quality and costs of residential supports for people with learning disabilities. Summary and Implications. Hester Adrian Research Centre, Manchester. [Details]
Emerson, E., Robertson, J., Hatton, C., Gregory, N., Kessissoglou, S., Hallam, A., Knapp, M., Jarbrink, K., Netten, A., Walsh, P.N., Linehan, C., Hillery, J., & Durkan, J. (1999) Quality and costs of residential supports for people with learning disabilities. Predicting variation in quality and costs. Hester Adrian Research Centre, Manchester. [Details]
Government Publication (Major contributors Birkbeck, G., & Linehan, C., National Research Agency); (1999) The Report of the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Health & Children on Attention Deficit Disorder in Ireland. House of the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Health & Children, Dublin. [Details]
Linehan, C., & Birkbeck, G. (1998) A Survey of the Circumstances of Lone Parents housed by Dublin Corporation in the 1980s. Dublin Corporation, Dublin. [Details]
Linehan, C., Birkbeck, G., & Walsh, PN. (1996) An Investigation of the Relationship between Client Characteristics and Service Costs; St Michael's House, Dublin. St Michael's House Research Department, Dublin. [Details]
Linehan, C., & Birkbeck,G. (1996) An Evaluation of SONAS aPc: A multisensory approach to activate Potential for Communication in the Elderly. SONAS aPc, Dublin. [Details]
Walsh, P.N., & Linehan, C. (1995) CONNECT: Supported Employment. Final Evaluation Report. St Michael's House Research Department, Dublin. [Details]
Walsh, P.N., & Linehan, C; (1995) Challenge: Supported Employment for people with Severe and Multiple Disabilities. St. Michael's House, Dublin. St Michael's House Research Department, Dublin. [Details]
Walsh, P.N., & Linehan, C. (1995) Rapport II: An Employment Based Training Initiative. St Michael's House Research Department, Dublin. [Details]
Birkbeck, G., Linehan, C., & Walsh, P.N. (1994) Local Centres for Adults. St Michael's House Research Department, Dublin. [Details]
                 

Newsletter

Linehan, C; (2007) POMONA II Project European Commission Working Party on Morbidity & Mortality Newsletter. Newsletter [Details]
Linehan, C; (2006) Health Monitoring in Europe for People with Intellectual Disability - INCLUDE Newsletter. Brussels: Newsletter [Details]
Linehan, C; (2006) POMONA European Set of Health Indicators for People with Intellectual Disability. Netherlands: Newsletter [Details]
Linehan, C; (2006) POMONA IASSID Health Special Interest Group Newsletter. Newsletter [Details]
Walsh, P.N., & Linehan, C; (2005) Europeans with Intellectual Disabilities: A Public Health Perspective. European Union Parliament Magazine. Newsletter [Details]
Linehan, C; (2004) The Pomona Project. Frontline Magazine. Newsletter [Details]
Linehan, C; (2003) The POMONA Project. National Council for the Professional Development of Nursing & Midwifery Newsletter. Newsletter [Details]
                                                                                                                 

Research

Research Interests

Research interests include disability, intellectual disability, epilepsy and neuro-epidemiology.
   

Current Postgraduate Students

Alex Gunko, Medicine (MD)   -   Thesis Supervisor
Precious Jenga, Goverance (DGov)   -   Thesis Co-Supervisor
Padraic O hEadhra, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)   -   Thesis Supervisor

Collaborators

 

External Collaborators

ESBACE European Study on Burden and Care of Epilepsy (funded by DG SANTE)

Prof Jakob Christensen, Aarhus University, Denmark (lead partner)

Prof Torbjorn Tomson, Karolinska Institute, Sweden

Prof Eugen Trinka, Christian Doppler Klinik, Austria

Dr Catrinel Iliescu, UMF Carol Davila, Romania

Prof Lars Forsgren, Umea University, Sweden

Prof Poul Jorgen Jennum, University of Copenhagen, Sweden

Prof Gus Baker, Prof Tony Marson, University of Liverpool, UK

Prof Kristina Malmgren, University of Gothenburg

Ms Eve Bolger, Chancel, Ireland

Prof Norman Delanty, Beaumont Hospital, Ireland

Dr Colin Doherty, St. James¿ Hospital, Ireland

Prof Mike Kerr, Cardiff University, UK

Mr Jakob Kjellberg, Danish Institute for Local & Regional Government, Denmark

Prof Anthony Staines, Dublin City University, Ireland

Prof Anthanasios Covanis, Agia Sophia Children¿s Hospital, Greece

Prof Francisco Sales, University Hospital of Coimbra, Portugal

Prof Ruta Mameniskiene, Vilnius University, Lithuania

Mr Mattias Ekman, Asta Zeneca, Sweden

Prof Philippe Ryvlin, Batiment Hospitalier, Switzerland.

 

ILAE (International League against Epilepsy) Intellectual Disability Task Force of the Neuropsychiatric Commission:
Dr Christian Brandt, Bethal Epilepsy Centre, Germany. 

Professor Kousuke Kanemoto, Aiche Medical University, Japan.
Professor Mike Kerr, Cardiff University, UK. 
Prof Vicente Villanueva, Madrid, Spain.
Prof Jo Wilmhurst, University of Cape Town, South Africa.

Prof Sarah Wilson, University of Melbourne, Australia.

 

IASSIDD Health SIRG colleagues (International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilties):

Prof Henny Van Schrojenstein Lantman-de Valk, Professor Emerita; Dr Jenneken Naaldenburg Senior Researcher & Ms Tessa Frankena Doctoral Candidate at Department of Primary and Community Care, Radboud University, Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

 

IASSIDD Comparative Policy & Practice SIRG

Dr Julie Beadle-Brown (Chair) Tizard Centre, University of Kent & La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia.

Prof Jan Siska, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic.

Prof Chris Bigby, LaTrobe University, Victoria, Australia.

Prof Jan Tossebro, Norwegian University of Science & Technology, Trondheim, Norway.

Dr Virginie Cobigo, University of Ottawa, Canada.

Prof Michael Brown, Edinburgh Napier University, Scotland, United Kingdom.

 

Special Olympics Ireland Research Panel:

Annette Codd, Director Special Olympics Leinster.

Peter O'Brien, Director of Training and Volunteers, Special Olympics Ireland.

Peter Smyth, Research Director, Irish Sports Council.

Gerry Brady, Senior Statistician, Central Statistics Office.


Moving Ahead Project (funded by the Health Research Board):

Petra Bangemann, volunteer with Special Olympics Ireland.

Sarah Craig, Head of National Health Information Systems at the Health Research Board.

Dr Colin Griffiths, lecturer with the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin.

Prof Mike Kerr, Professor of Learning Disability Psychiatry and Honorary Consultant in Neuropsychiatry at Cardiff University.

Christy Lynch, CEO of KARE - an agency that provides supports to people with intellectual disabilities in County Kildare, East Offaly and West Wicklow, and Chairperson of the National Federation of Voluntary Bodies.

Prof Roy McConkey, Professor of Leaning Disability at the University of Ulster.

Siobhain O'Doherty, Project Researcher, Moving Ahead, School of Social Work and Social Policy, Trinity College Dublin.

Denise O'Leary, Chairperson of Blackrock Flyers Special Olympic Club.

Bill Roberts, Member of the National Anti-Bullying Advocacy Group.

Prof Anthony Staines, Professor of Health Systems at the School of Nursing, Dublin City University

Dr Mimi Tatlow-Golden, Research Fellow, School of Social Work and Social Policy, Trinity College, Dublin.

Eamonn Tierney, Chairperson of the Parents and Friends Group of St. Joseph's Association for the Intellectually Disabled, Portrane.

Maria Walls, Director of Research and Policy Development at the National Federation of Voluntary Bodies (to January 2014)