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Assoc Professor Amanda Phelan

Assoc Professor

Amanda Phelan

Associate Professor
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems
01 716 6482
University College Dublin, School of Nursing Midwifery and Health Systems, Health Sciences Centre Belfield Dublin 4


Elder abuse Child Protection Family care Care of older people in the community Multi-disciplinary collaboration Nurse education Child Health Public Health Nursing Ageism Missed care Person Centred Care Principal Investigator: Elder Abuse and Community Nursing (Eastern Regional Health Authority & North Eastern Health Board) (2005-2010) Co-prinicipal investigator: Bug-busting project (HSE funded) (2008) Principal investigator: Exploring expertise in Gerontological Nursing (AIGNA & NHI) (2012-2013) Co Applicant and subsequent Co-Director: National Centre for the Protection of Older People ( (2008-present) Adult Group Chair: Institute of Community Health Nursing- Adult Discharge Planning (20010-2012) Principal Investigator: Workforce planning in residential care (NDNMI) (2013) Principal Investigator: Missed Care, Health Economics and Workforce Planning (INMO) (2015-2016) Principal Investigator: Financial abuse of vulnerable adults (HSCB, Northern Ireland)(2015-2016) Co-applicant: Towards resilience in family caregiving for people with dementia (HRB) (2015-2018) Principal Investigator: Citizen advocacy for vulnerable adults in the South Eastern region (HSE & SAGE) (2016-2017) Principal Investigator: Patient narrative project for person centred coordinated care. (IPPOSI & HSE) (2017) Principal Investigator: Financial abuse of vulnerable adults in banking systems in Ireland (BPFI) (2016-2017) Management Committee: EUCOST Programme: Ageism (EU COST Funding) (2015-2018) UCD Project lead: Evidence based review of community nursing models (DoH) (2015-2016)


IHOD Erasmus + Capacity Grant
Erasmus Capacity
2 Oct 2017 - 30 Sep 2020
Develop a MSc level programme on Chronic Disease