Dr Mary-Claire Kennedy

Dr Mary-Claire Kennedy

Lecturer in Pharmacy Practice

0113 343 1242

Summary: Academic Unit: Midwifery, Social Work, Pharmacy and Counselling & Psychotherapy

Location: Baines Wing

Teaching Commitments: Post-graduate pharmacy practice diploma, nurse and pharmacist independent prescribing, hospital-based pre-registration training for students across the region


Mary-Claire holds a first class honours MPharm from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. She was awarded her PhD from the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Trinity College Dublin in June 2015. This PhD was undertaken through the Health Research Board (HRB) PhD Scholars Programme in Health Services Research.  Mary-Claire worked as community pharmacist and also completed a Post-Graduate Diploma in Statistics in Trinity College while completing her PhD research. Her research focuses on the pharmacotherapeutic management of chronic non-malignant pain using both qualitative and quantitative methodologies. Mary-Claire would welcome enquiries from students, clinicians and researchers who are interested in developing research in any of the fields described above.