Research Grant Awards 2014

The Meath Foundation are delighted to announce the research gant awards for 2014

Doctor Dominick McCabe, Optimal Antiplatelet Therapy in TIA and Ischaemic Stroke (OATS) Study”

Professor James Gibney  “Intestinal gene expression and early atherosclerosis in normal and diabetic subjects”

Doctor Camillus Power,“Health literacy and chronic pain: its impact on patients and implications for healthcare professionals’ management in this patient population”.

Doctor J McHugh, “An Investigation to Determine the Most Appropriate Dosing Regimen for the Treatment of Gram-positive Infection with Teicoplanin in patients with Haematological Malignancy and Febrile Neutropenia”.

Dr Eddie Moloney ,A Pilot Spirometry Screening Clinic to determine the level of undiagnosed COPD in those at risk in Primary & Secondary care”  

Ms Sourenu Sara Cheeran, “A survey of Irish intensive care nurses’ perceptions of sedation management practices in mechanically ventilated patients”

The Edna O’Flynn Grant was awarded to:

Professor Mark Little,“The acute, untreated patient with vasculitis: enhancing recruitment and sampling using a national network”