Knowledge translation

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Knowledge translation

Knowledge translation

Knowledge translation is a process which involves reducing the gap between research and policy and practice, by moving or integrating knowledge into action.

Our work in this area

Key publications

Category Category Keywords Year Title Abstract Actions

Journal Article

Journal Article Bereavement care, Impact, Stillbirth 2022

Addressing obstetricians’ awareness of compassion, communication, and self-care when caring for families experiencing stillbirth: Evaluation of a novel educational workshop using applied drama techniques

A novel educational workshop using applied drama techniques–developed collaboratively with diverse stakeholders, including people with lived experience–is an acceptable and appropriate way of training obstetricians in how to care for bereaved parents/to engage in self-care. More details Read publication

Journal Article

Journal Article Bereavement care, Staff training 2021

Development and evaluation of TEARDROP - a perinatal bereavement care training programme for healthcare professionals

Adequate perinatal bereavement care training for maternity staff is crucial. Our evaluation of the participant-centred TEARDROP workshop shows it was very well received by staff and can impact on the quality of perinatal bereavement care provided in Ireland. More details Read publication

Journal Article

Journal Article Pregnancy loss 2016

Development of a mobile health application for those who have experienced pregnancy loss

We created a website and mobile app to share evidence-based information on pregnancy loss. The app also allows users to record their experience of pregnancy loss. Data collected from app users has the potential to inform evidence based practice in the future. More details Read publication

Pregnancy Loss Research Group

Pregnancy Loss Research Group, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University College Cork, Fifth Floor, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Wilton, Cork, T12 YE02, Ireland,