Book Launch - Self-neglect in Older Adults
On 23rd November 2017, ISS21 hosted a book launch event at Bishopstown Library for the publication of: Self-Neglect in Older Adults: A Global, Evidence-Based Resource for Nurses and Other Healthcare Providers, edited by Dr. Mary Rose Day, Professor Geraldine McCarthy and Professor Joyce Fitzpatrick.
Speaking at the event were:
Emeritus Professor Geraldine McCarthy, Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, UCC, and Chair of the South/South West Hospital Group.
Dr. Mary Rose Day, Nurse Consultant, Lecturer, Honorary Teaching Associate of the Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery, Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland, member of the ISS21.
Dr. Kieran O' Connor, Clinical Director Mercy University Hospital & Consultant Physician in Geriatric Medicine,Mercy University Hospital and St Finbarr’s Hospital, Cork
Dr. Helen Mulcahy, College Lecturer, Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, UCC.
Dr. Eleanor Bantry-White, Lecturer in Social Work, School of Applied Social Studies & ISS21, UCC.
Dr. Joan McCarthy, Lecturer, Healthcare Ethics, Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery, UCC, & Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. Visiting Reader in Feminist Ethics in the International Care Ethics Observatory, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, UK (2015 - 2018).