Dr Veronica McInerney

R.N.,H.Dip, Dip., B.Sc., M.Sc, PhD

Contact Details

|Early Phase and Cell Therapy Research Manager
HRB Clinical Research Facility
National University of Ireland
Galway
T: 091 494031
E: veronica.mcinerney@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher
 

Biography

Dr Veronica McInerney is a registered general nurse with extensive experience in Hematology/Oncology and Clinical Research. Her interest lies in the improvement of health outcomes through clinical research and evidence- based practice. Veronicas research expertise is in project development, management and execution with a special interest in First in Man and Cell Therapy Research and Quality of Life Assessment. Veronica is instrumental in service development with the establishment of the Cancer Clinical Trials Unit at Galway University Hospital and subsequently as Clinical Nurse Manager in the HRB Clinical Research Facility (CRF) NUI Galway. She is currently responsible for developing the Early Phase and Cell Therapy research program at the CRF NUI Galway. Veronica disseminates her knowledge through teaching on the undergraduate nursing program and post graduate courses; MSC Clinical Research, MSc Regenerative Medicine and MSc Cell Manufacturing and is co-author on several peer reviewed papers. She is a member of the School of Nursing and Midwifery Research Committee and on a national basis, is chair of the Research Nursing Section of the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organization and Secretary of the Irish Research Nurses Network (IRNN) National Executive Committee.

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2017) International Society for Stem Cell Research
6. Avazzadeh S, McDonagh K ,Quinlan L. Dockery P, Li M, McInerney V, Krawczyk J , O’Brien T, Gallagher L, Shen S (2017) Role of NRXN1 in neurodevelopmental disease: From stem cell to clinical phenotypes International Society for Stem Cell Research [Details]
(2016) European Association of Palliative Care 9th World Research Congress
McInerney V., Mannion E., Waldron D. (2016) Using Quality of Life Information as a 'Clinical Tool' to Improve the Outcome of Quality of Life European Association of Palliative Care 9th World Research Congress [Details]
(2016) 9th Annual Irish Research Nurses National Conference
McInerney V, Waldron D , Mannion E (2016) Translating Quality Of Life Information For Use In Clinical Practice – A Step Toward Personalised Medicine 9th Annual Irish Research Nurses National Conference [Details]
(2016) 9th World Research Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care
McInerney V, Mannion E , Waldron D (2016) Using Quality of Life information as a Clinical Tool. A single Centre, Single Blind, Prospective, Randomised Controlled Trial of using Subjective Quality of Life and Symptom Measures as a Clinical tool in Patients with Advanced Cancer 9th World Research Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care [Details]
(2015) American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
31. McInerney V, Mannion E, Waldron D. (2015) Using Quality of Life Information as a Clinical Tool American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) [Details]
(2012) UK Clinical Research Facility (CRF) Network Conference Conference
McInerney V (2012) Overcoming Challenges of Conducting Phase 1 Trials in a University Hospital Setting UK Clinical Research Facility (CRF) Network Conference Conference [Details]
(2007) Irish Association of Nurses in Oncology National Annual Conference
McInerney V (2007) Ports Vs Piccs. A Study Comparing Complications and Cost Irish Association of Nurses in Oncology National Annual Conference [Details]
(2005) European Cancer Congress ECCO
McInerney, V,Keane, M,O'Donovan, D (2005) Peripherally inserted central catheters and implanted ports. A retrospective analysis of the complication rates and evaluation of associated costs European Cancer Congress ECCO EJC SUPPLEMENTS, , pp.453-454 [Details]
(2004) Nursing and Midwifery Depelopment Practice Unit Annual Conference
McInerney V (2004) Development of a Clinical Trials Unit and Evaluation of Service Provision Nursing and Midwifery Depelopment Practice Unit Annual Conference [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2016) 'Rapamycin Regulates Autophagy and Cell Adhesion in Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells'
6. Areechun Sotthibundhu ,Katya McDonagh; Alexander von Kriegsheim; Amaya Garcia-Munoz; Agnieszka Klawiter; Kerry Thompson; Kapil Dev Chauhan; Janusz Krawczyk; Veronica McInerney; Peter Dockery; Michael J Devine; Tilo Kunath; Frank Barry; Timothy O’Brien; Sanbing Shen (2016 (2016) 'Rapamycin Regulates Autophagy and Cell Adhesion in Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells'. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 7 (1):1-16 [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'The Development of Translational Biomarkers as a Tool for Improving the Understanding, Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Neuropathic Pain'
Buckley, DA,Jennings, EM,Burke, NN,Roche, M,McInerney, V,Wren, JD,Finn, DP,McHugh, PC (2018) 'The Development of Translational Biomarkers as a Tool for Improving the Understanding, Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Neuropathic Pain'. Molecular Neurobiology, 55 :2420-2430 [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'First Safety and Performance Evaluation of T45K, a Self-Assembling Peptide Barrier Hemostatic Device, After Skin Lesion Excision'
Rahman, G,Prats, J,Norchi, T,Kates, S,McInerney, V,Woods, J,Kelly, J (2018) 'First Safety and Performance Evaluation of T45K, a Self-Assembling Peptide Barrier Hemostatic Device, After Skin Lesion Excision'. Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.], 44 :939-948 [DOI] [Details]
(2016) 'Rapamycin regulates autophagy and cell adhesion in induced pluripotent stem cells'
Sotthibundhu, A;McDonagh, K;von Kriegsheim, A;Garcia-Munoz, A;Klawiter, A;Thompson, K;Chauhan, KD;Krawczyk, J;McInerney, V;Dockery, P;Devine, MJ;Kunath, T;Barry, F;O'Brien, T;Shen, S (2016) 'Rapamycin regulates autophagy and cell adhesion in induced pluripotent stem cells'. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 7 [DOI] [Details]
(2018) 'First Safety and Performance Evaluation of T45K, a Self-Assembling Peptide Barrier Hemostatic Device, After Skin Lesion Excision'
Rahmani G, Prats J, Norchi T, Kates S, McInerney V, Woods J, Kelly J (2018) 'First Safety and Performance Evaluation of T45K, a Self-Assembling Peptide Barrier Hemostatic Device, After Skin Lesion Excision'. Dermatologic Surgery, [DOI] [Details]
(2014) 'Simvastatin in the Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome'
McAuley, DF;Laffey, JG;O'Kane, CM;Perkins, GD;Mullan, B;Trinder, TJ;Johnston, P;Hopkins, PA;Johnston, AJ;McDowell, C;McNally, C (2014) 'Simvastatin in the Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome'. New England Journal of Medicine, 371 :1695-1703 [DOI] [Details]
(2012) 'Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA reductase inhibition with simvastatin in Acute lung injury to Reduce Pulmonary dysfunction (HARP-2) trial: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial'
McAuley, DF;Laffey, JG;O'Kane, CM;Cross, M;Perkins, GD;Murphy, L;McNally, C;Crealey, G;Stevenson, M (2012) 'Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA reductase inhibition with simvastatin in Acute lung injury to Reduce Pulmonary dysfunction (HARP-2) trial: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial'. Trials, 13 [DOI] [Details]
(2005) 'Peripherally inserted central catheters and implanted ports. a retrospective analysis of the complication rates and evaluation of associated costs'
McInerney V., Keane M., O Donovan D (2005) 'Peripherally inserted central catheters and implanted ports. a retrospective analysis of the complication rates and evaluation of associated costs'. European Journal Of Cancer, 3 (2):453-454 [DOI] [Details]
(2016) 'Are Symptoms Bothersome - Do We Really Ask the Right Questions? Graphical Display of Patient Nominated Symptoms, their Bother Factor and Interference on Individual Quality of Life'
Mcinerney, V., D. Waldron, Mannion E (2016) 'Are Symptoms Bothersome - Do We Really Ask the Right Questions? Graphical Display of Patient Nominated Symptoms, their Bother Factor and Interference on Individual Quality of Life'. Palliative Medicine, 30: (6):265-265 [Details]
(2017) 'The Development of Translational Biomarkers as a Tool for Improving the Understanding, Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Neuropathic Pain'
Buckley DA, Jennings EM, Burke NN, Roche M, McInerney V, Wren JD, Finn DP, McHugh PC (2017) 'The Development of Translational Biomarkers as a Tool for Improving the Understanding, Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Neuropathic Pain'. Molecular Neurobiology, [DOI] [Details]
(2016) 'Using Quality of Life Information as a clinical Tool to Improve the Actual Outcome of Quality of Life'
Mcinerney, Veronica and Waldron, Dympna and Mannion, Eileen (2016) 'Using Quality of Life Information as a clinical Tool to Improve the Actual Outcome of Quality of Life'. Palliative Medicine, 30 (6) [Details]
(2016) 'Rapamycin Regulates Autophagy and Cell Adhesion in Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells'
4. Kunath, T., Sotthibundhul, A., McDonagh, K., Von Kriegsheim, A., Garcia-Munoz, A., Klawiter, A., Thompson, K., Dev Chauhan, K., Krawczyk, J., McInerney, V. and Dockery, P., Devine, MJ, Barry, F, O'Brien, T & Shen, S (2016) 'Rapamycin Regulates Autophagy and Cell Adhesion in Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells'. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 7 (166) [DOI] [Details]
(2016) 'Rapamycin regulates autophagy and cell adhesion in induced pluripotent stem cells'
Sotthibundhu, A,McDonagh, K,von Kriegsheim, A,Garcia-Munoz, A,Klawiter, A,Thompson, K,Chauhan, KD,Krawczyk, J,McInerney, V,Dockery, P,Devine, MJ,Kunath, T,Barry, F,O'Brien, T,Shen, S (2016) 'Rapamycin regulates autophagy and cell adhesion in induced pluripotent stem cells'. Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 7 [DOI] [Details]
(2016) 'A Single Centre, Prospective, Randomised Controlled Trial of Using Subjective Quality of Life and Symptom Outcome Measures as a Clinical Tool, Reporting to the Multidisciplinary Team to Determine its Impact on the Subsequent Quality of Life and Symptoms Outcomes of Individual Patients with Cancer'
Mcinerney, Veronica and Waldron, Dympna and Mannion, Eileen (2016) 'A Single Centre, Prospective, Randomised Controlled Trial of Using Subjective Quality of Life and Symptom Outcome Measures as a Clinical Tool, Reporting to the Multidisciplinary Team to Determine its Impact on the Subsequent Quality of Life and Symptoms Outcomes of Individual Patients with Cancer'. Palliative Medicine, 30 (6) [Details]
(2016) 'Quality of Life Outcome Measures-A Way to Drive Personalised Medicine: From Bedside to Bench?'
Mcinerney, Veronica and Waldron, Dympna and Mannion, Eileen (2016) 'Quality of Life Outcome Measures-A Way to Drive Personalised Medicine: From Bedside to Bench?'. Palliative Medicine, 30 (6) [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
(2017) 'Setting up a tissue and cell procurement service to support advanced therapy medicinal product (ATMP) manufacture in Ireland'
Naughton, S. ; Tarpey, M. ; Mcinerney, V. ; Krawczyk, J. ; Mohamed, S. ; Kelly, J. ; Power, M. ; Hayat, A. (2017) 'Setting up a tissue and cell procurement service to support advanced therapy medicinal product (ATMP) manufacture in Ireland' Cytotherapy, 19 (5) :S122-S123. [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'Autologous mesenchymal stem cells as a novel therapy for no-option critical limb ischemia: Preliminary results of a phase 1 study'
Mohamed, S. ; Mcinerney, V. ; Dunne, A. ; Hayat, A. ; Krawczyk, J. ; Naughton, S. ; Tarpey, M. ; Finnerty, A. ; Holohan, M. ; Duffy, A. ; Moloney, T. ; Kavanagh, E. ; Burke, P. ; Abdeldaim, Y. ; Moloney, M. Clarke ; Howard, L. ; Liew, A. ; Tubassam, M. ; Walsh, S. ; O'Brien, T. (2017) 'Autologous mesenchymal stem cells as a novel therapy for no-option critical limb ischemia: Preliminary results of a phase 1 study' Cytotherapy, 19 (5) :S198-S198. [DOI] [Details]
(2017) '• Feasibility of autologous mesenchymal stem cells therapy for patients with no-option critical limb ischemia'
Mohamed, S. ; Howard, L. ; Duffy, A. ; Finnerty, A. ; Holohan, M. ; Doroshenkova, T. ; Mcinerney, V. ; Hayat, A. ; Krawczyk, J. ; Naughton, S. ; Tarpey, M. ; Moloney, T. ; Kavanagh, E. ; Liew, A. ; Tubassam, M. ; Walsh, S. ; O'Brien, T. (2017) '• Feasibility of autologous mesenchymal stem cells therapy for patients with no-option critical limb ischemia' Cytotherapy, The Journal of Cell Therapy, 19 (5) :S186-S187. [DOI] [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
(2017) 25th Sylvester O’Halloran Perioperative Scientific Symposium, 2017,
Mohamed, S; McInerney, V; Dunne, A.; Hayat, A; Krawczyk, J; Naughton, S; Tarpey, M; Finnerty, A; Duffy, A; Moloney, T; Kavanagh, E; Howard, L; Liew, A; Tubassam, M; Walsh S; O’Brien, T. (2017) Autologous mesenchymal stem cells as a novel therapy for no-option critical limb ischemia: preliminary results of a phase 1 study. [Oral Presentation], 25th Sylvester O’Halloran Perioperative Scientific Symposium, 2017, University of Limerick , 02-MAR-17 - 04-MAR-17. [Details]
Autologous mesenchymal stem cells as a novel therapy for no-option critical limb ischemia: preliminary results of a phase 1 study,
Mohamed, S,McInerney, V,Dunne, A,Hayat, A,Krawczyk, J,Naughton, S,Tarpey, M,Finnerty, A,Duffy, A,Moloney, T,Kavanagh, E,Howard, L,Liew, A,Tubassam, M,Walsh, SR,O'Brien, T IRISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCE. [Published Abstract], Autologous mesenchymal stem cells as a novel therapy for no-option critical limb ischemia: preliminary results of a phase 1 study, Sylvester O'Halloran Surgical Symposium Limerick . [Details]

Conference Poster

  Year Publication
(2015) Using individual quality-of-life information as a clinical tool in patients with advanced cancer.
McInerney V, Mannion E., Waldron D., (2015) Using individual quality-of-life information as a clinical tool in patients with advanced cancer. Boston: Conference Poster [Details]
(2011) Serious Adverse Events- A System to Ensure Timely Reporting.
McINerney V, Deenihan E., (2011) Serious Adverse Events- A System to Ensure Timely Reporting. Conference Poster [Details]
(2011) Non Conformance Reporting in a CLinical Research Facility: Translating Industry Best Practice to a Clinical Research Facility.
Deenihan E., McInerney V. (2011) Non Conformance Reporting in a CLinical Research Facility: Translating Industry Best Practice to a Clinical Research Facility. Conference Poster [Details]

Manual

  Year Publication
(2015) Clinical Research Nurse Orientation Pack . Revision 2.
IRNN Orientation Program Development Team (2015) Clinical Research Nurse Orientation Pack . Revision 2. Manual [Details]
(2015) Clinical Research Nurses Competency Pack.
IRNN Competency Framework Development Team (2015) Clinical Research Nurses Competency Pack. Manual [Details]
(2013) Clinical Research Nurse Orientation Pack.
IRNN Competency Framework Development Team (2013) Clinical Research Nurse Orientation Pack. Manual [Details]
(2008) Embedding Effective Managment Systems in Puvlic Sector Organisations - Guidance for the IMplementation of ISO 9001:2008.
National Standards Authority Ireland Working Group (2008) Embedding Effective Managment Systems in Puvlic Sector Organisations - Guidance for the IMplementation of ISO 9001:2008. Manual [Details]

Meeting

  Year Publication
(2011) A Retrospective Analysis of the Use of the Common Toxicity Criteria Tool in Patient Assessment.
McInerney, V,Forde, O,O'Reilly, H (2011) A Retrospective Analysis of the Use of the Common Toxicity Criteria Tool in Patient Assessment. Meeting [Details]
(2006) Phase 1 clinical evaluation of prion filtered red cell concentrates processed by the pall leukotrap (R) affinity filtration system.
Laspina, S,Egan, E,McInerney, V,Goulding, J,Moloney, H,Murphy, WG (2006) Phase 1 clinical evaluation of prion filtered red cell concentrates processed by the pall leukotrap (R) affinity filtration system. Meeting [Details]

Thesis

  Year Publication
(2015) Using quality of life information in the clinical setting: a randomised controlled trial of using subjective quality of life and symptom outcome measures as a clinical tool in patients with advanced cancer.
McInerney, Veronica (2015) Using quality of life information in the clinical setting: a randomised controlled trial of using subjective quality of life and symptom outcome measures as a clinical tool in patients with advanced cancer. Thesis [Details]