People

People

People

Staff - Professor/Head of Centre

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 Professor Molloy - MB, BCh, BAO (1977); MRCP IRELAND (1980); LMCC (May 1983); FRCP (C) (1985)

Name Position Address Phone Email
Prof William Molloy Professor/Head of Department

Centre for Gerontology and Rehabilitation,

St. Finbarr's Hospital, Douglas Road,

Cork, Ireland

+353(0)214923311 w.molloy@ucc.ie
Biography:

Professor Molloy - MB, BCh, BAO (1977); MRCP IRELAND (1980); LMCC (May 1983); FRCP (C) (1985) Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine - graduated from UCC in 1977 and was appointed as the Chair of the Centre of Gerontology and Rehabilitation in September 2010. Prior to this he was Professor of Medicine at McMaster University, Canada and St. Peter’s McMaster Chair in Aging. Prof. Molloy has an extensive publication history in the area of Dementia and current research interests include advance directives, clinical trials in dementia and efficient use of acute hospital services for older people.

Publications:

https://www.researchgate.net/scientific-contributions/2101650620_Willie_Molloy

Staff - Senior Lecturer

 

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Dr. Suzanne Timmons, MB; BCh; BAO (1995); MRCP (1997); CSCST (2003); MSc Geriatric Medicine (2004); FRCPI (2006); MD (2007); Cert Healthcare Improvement (2013)

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ResearchGate profile

Name Position Address Phone Email
Dt. Suzanne Timmons Senior Lecturer

Centre for Gerontology and Rehabilitation,

St. Finbarr's Hospital, Douglas Road,

Cork, Ireland

+353(0)214923165 s.timmons@ucc.ie

 Biography:

Suzanne Timmons graduated from UCC in 1995 and trained in Geriatric Medicine, with a sub-speciality interest in neurodegenerative diseases in later life. She received an Honours Masters degree in Geriatric Medicine from Keele University in 2004, and a subsequent MD from UCC in 2007 (intracellular survival pathways in neurodegenerative diseases). She was appointed as part-time Senior Lecturer in the Centre for Gerontology and Rehabilitation in 2010 and is the Programme Co-Ordinator for the MSc in Older Person Rehabilitation and MSc in Dementia. She works 50% clinically, in the acute hospital setting and in rehabilitation. She is currently the Clinical Lead for Dementia for the Republic of Ireland.

Her current research themes include delirium, dementia, palliative care in neurodegeneeration and health service research. In addition, she retains a strong clinical and research interest in Parkinson’s disease in older people. She has published 80+ peer-reviewed journals, four book chapters, five national reports and five national guidelines. She has been principle or co-investigator on research grants totalling €5.4 million. 

Staff - Administration

Programmes Manager: Ms Lorraine Crossan : Telephone: +353-21-4627347 : Email: l.crossan@ucc.ie

 Lorraine has worked in UCC since 1996 in a variety of different roles. She worked in the School of Education as programme manager for the B.A. (Early Years and Childhood Studies) for many years before moving to the School of Medicine as Administrative Assistant in 2012. She took up the position as programme manager for the Postgraduate Programmes within the Centre for Gerontology and Rehabilitation in May 2018. Lorraine has a keen interest in Coaching and successfully completed the Higher Diploma in Coaching/Coaching Psychology in UCC in 2014. 

Staff - Researchers

NamePositionProjectPIEmail
Ms Mareeta Calnan Clinical Research Nurse NILVAD WM mcalnan@ucc.ie
square crop for personal detailsDr Siobhan Fox

Senior Post Doctoral Researcher

Part time lecturer on MSc Older Person Rehabilitation and MSc in Dementia

Bio: Bio Dr Siobhan Fox

 https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Siobhan_Fox 

Palliative Care in Parkinson's disease ST s.fox@ucc.ie
Ms Emma O Shea

Post Doctoral Researcher

Bio: Bio Emma O'Shea

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Emma_Oshea2 

INAD/NIAD ST emma.oshea@ucc.ie
Ms Lorna Kenny  Research Assistant Delirium Screening in Hospital ST lorna.kenny@ucc.ie
Mr Ronan O Sullivan Project Manager Geriatric Database WM ronan.osullivan@ucc.ie
Ms Niamh O'Connor Research Assistant The Model for Dementia Palliative Care project ST niamh.oconnor@ucc.ie

 

Staff - Practice Education Coordinator

Name Position Programme Email
Ms Emer O'Neill
 
PEC MSc OPR / MSc Dementia emeroneill@ucc.ie


 

Centre for Gerontology and Rehabilitation

School of Medicine, UCC The Bungalow, Block 13, St. Finbarr's Hospital, Douglas Road, Cork, Republic of Ireland.

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