UCD CHAS is delighted to have two successes in the 2023 UCD Research Impact Case Study Competition.
Professor Jonathan Drennan, UCD SNMHS, was overall winner of the competition for a case study titled 'Right Nurse, right place, right time: promoting safe staffing in the healthcare system.'
Professor Drennan and his team have implemented and tested safe nurse staffing frameworks for medical/surgical wards and emergency departments in Ireland. You can find out more about Prof Drennan's work and the case study here : Winner Jonanthan Drennan
Professor Alistair Nicol, UCD SM and on behalf of the Irish Critical Care-Clinical Trials Network (ICC-CTN) was one of eight runners up with a case study titled ‘Improving outcomes of critically-ill patients with acquired brain injury.’ You can find out more about Prof Nicol's work here : Runner Up Alistair Nicol.
Congratulations to Professor Drennan, Professor Nicol and their teams and to all the runners up of the competition.