Joint Research Network










1st Joint Research Network Conference

‘Nurturing a Culture of Research and Clinical Audit to Enhance Women and Infant Health’


Thursday 13th December 2019 9am-4.30pm:

The timetable can be downloded here

The conference booklet can be downloded here

Lecture Theatre, National Maternity Hospital Education Centre, 65-66 Lower Mount Street, Dublin 2

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Directions to the conference

The conference will be held in 65/66 mount street. In the lecture theatre on the first floor

Eir code = D02 NX40

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About the Joint Research Network






JRN Philosophy
Midwives, Nurses, Academics and Students Working Together in a Community of Practice and Research


Academics from UCD School of Nursing Midwifery and Health Systems.

Midwifery and nursing staff and students in the Ireland East Hospital Group.

National Maternity Hospital, Chair: Lucille Sheehy

University College Dublin,  Chair: Dr Denise O’Brien

National Maternity Hospital, Vice Chair: Sarah Cullen

University College Dublin, Vice Chair: Dr Barbara Coughlan

Founding members

Professor Michelle Butler, Executive Dean  for Health and Science Dublin City University Dublin.               

Mary Brosnan, Director of Midwifery, National Maternity Hospital