Maggie Kirk

Summary

Affiliation: University of Glamorgan
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nursing through the genetics lens: convergent thinking on education and professional development
    Maggie Kirk
    Nurse Educ Today 24:1-3. 2004
  2. pmc Storytellers as partners in developing a genetics education resource for health professionals
    Maggie Kirk
    NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, Wales, United Kingdom
    Nurse Educ Today 33:518-24. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Genetics-genomics competencies and nursing regulation
    Maggie Kirk
    Upsilon Xiat large, Professor of Genetics Education, NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, University of Glamorgan, Wales
    J Nurs Scholarsh 43:107-16. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Genomic health care: is the future now?
    Maggie Kirk
    NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, Wales, UK
    Nurs Health Sci 10:85-92. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Engaging nurses in genetics: the strategic approach of the NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre
    Maggie Kirk
    NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, University of Glamorgan, Glyntaf Campus, Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan, UK
    J Genet Couns 17:180-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of globalization and environmental change on health: challenges for nurse education
    Maggie Kirk
    Genomics Policy Research Unit, School of Care Sciences, Pontypridd, Wales, CF37 1DL, UK
    Nurse Educ Today 22:60-71; discussion 72-5. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of genetic factors in maintaining health
    Maggie Kirk
    NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, School of Care Sciences, University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, Wales
    Nurs Stand 20:50-4. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Understanding the role of genetics and genomics in health 2: implications for practice
    Maggie Kirk
    NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, University of Glamorgan
    Nurs Times 105:19-23. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetics in emergency care
    Maggie Kirk
    University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd
    Emerg Nurse 14:12-6. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Measurement of empathy in nursing research: systematic review
    Juping Yu
    Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, University of Glamorgan, Wales, UK
    J Adv Nurs 64:440-54. 2008

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Nursing through the genetics lens: convergent thinking on education and professional development
    Maggie Kirk
    Nurse Educ Today 24:1-3. 2004
  2. pmc Storytellers as partners in developing a genetics education resource for health professionals
    Maggie Kirk
    NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, Wales, United Kingdom
    Nurse Educ Today 33:518-24. 2013
    ..The experience of working with storytellers has been positive. The storytellers want to be heard so that others will benefit from their stories. They serve as a reminder of why this work is important...
  3. doi request reprint Genetics-genomics competencies and nursing regulation
    Maggie Kirk
    Upsilon Xiat large, Professor of Genetics Education, NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, University of Glamorgan, Wales
    J Nurs Scholarsh 43:107-16. 2011
    ..By taking a global perspective of activity in this field, we aim to develop a framework that can inform strategic planning in relation to international genetics-genomics and nursing education...
  4. doi request reprint Genomic health care: is the future now?
    Maggie Kirk
    NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, Wales, UK
    Nurs Health Sci 10:85-92. 2008
    ..It is clear that genetics nurse specialists still have a considerable challenge in raising awareness about the relevance of genomics to mainstream nursing practice...
  5. ncbi request reprint Engaging nurses in genetics: the strategic approach of the NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre
    Maggie Kirk
    NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, University of Glamorgan, Glyntaf Campus, Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan, UK
    J Genet Couns 17:180-8. 2008
    ..The challenges faced are substantial and necessitate international collaboration where expertise and resources can be shared to produce a global system of influence to facilitate the engagement of non-genetic nurses...
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of globalization and environmental change on health: challenges for nurse education
    Maggie Kirk
    Genomics Policy Research Unit, School of Care Sciences, Pontypridd, Wales, CF37 1DL, UK
    Nurse Educ Today 22:60-71; discussion 72-5. 2002
    ..The extent to which the profession is prepared to diversify in response to these challenges is discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of genetic factors in maintaining health
    Maggie Kirk
    NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, School of Care Sciences, University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, Wales
    Nurs Stand 20:50-4. 2005
    ..The typical human genetic make-up is described, along with an explanation of how changes to this can result in disease. The author also describes the characteristics of different patterns of inheritance...
  8. ncbi request reprint Understanding the role of genetics and genomics in health 2: implications for practice
    Maggie Kirk
    NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, University of Glamorgan
    Nurs Times 105:19-23. 2009
    ..This part outlines the nurse's role in supporting the patient pathway, and some of the ethical issues and challenges facing nurses as they integrate genomic healthcare into practice...
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetics in emergency care
    Maggie Kirk
    University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd
    Emerg Nurse 14:12-6. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Measurement of empathy in nursing research: systematic review
    Juping Yu
    Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, University of Glamorgan, Wales, UK
    J Adv Nurs 64:440-54. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a systematic review to identify, critique and synthesize nursing studies of the measurement of empathy in nursing research...
  11. ncbi request reprint Public attitudes to human gene therapy: a pilot study in Wales
    Rachel Iredale
    School of Care Sciences, University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, UK
    Community Genet 6:139-46. 2003
    ..This study aimed to explore some factors influencing perceptions of human gene therapy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Genetics and paediatric nursing
    Maggie Kirk
    University of Glamorgan, NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre
    Paediatr Nurs 18:34-6. 2006
    ..It introduces a short questionnaire which we are using to identify and fill any gaps in knowledge, training and resources for nurses to prepare them to 'realise the potential of genetics' (DH 2003) in their practice...
  13. ncbi request reprint Understanding the role of genetics and genomics in health 1: background
    Maggie Kirk
    NHS National Genetics Education and Development Centre, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, University of Glamorgan
    Nurs Times 105:18-22. 2009
    ..This first article in a two part series outlines the of this research and discusses its implications for healthcare...
  14. doi request reprint Evaluation of empathy measurement tools in nursing: systematic review
    Juping Yu
    Genomics Policy Unit, Faculty of Health, University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, UK
    J Adv Nurs 65:1790-806. 2009
    ..This paper is a report of a systematic review conducted to analyse, evaluate and synthesize the rigour of measures used in nursing research to assess empathy, in order to identify a 'gold standard' for application in future studies...
  15. ncbi request reprint Genetics for beginners
    Ann Yeomans
    Department of Dental Health and Biological Sciences, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff
    Nurs Stand 18:14-7. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Genetics: is it part of your role?
    Maggie Kirk
    Genetics Education, University of Glamorgan
    Nurs Older People 18:22-4. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint Genetics education in the nursing profession: literature review
    Sarah Burke
    Centre for Research in Medical and Dental Education, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Adv Nurs 54:228-37. 2006
    ..This paper reports a literature review exploring genetics education for nursing professionals. The aim was to contribute to the debate about the future direction of such education...