Brendan George McCormack
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Brendan George McCormack
|Born||August 11, 1962|
Streamstown, Co Westmeath
|Known for||Research in Nursing and Person-centred Care|
|Alma mater||Buckinghamshire New University|
University of Surrey
University of Oxford
|Institutions||Queen Margaret University|
Brendan George McCormack (born 11 August 1962) is a British academic. He is Head of the Division of Nursing; Occupational and Arts Therapies and Associate Director Centre for Person-centred Practice Research Queen Margaret University.
McCormack is a Registered Nurse, holds a BSc in nursing from Buckinghamshire New University, a Post Graduate Certificate in the Education of Adults from the University of Surrey and a DPhil in Educational Studies from the University of Oxford.
McCormack is an Extraordinary Professor at the University of Pretoria, South Africa, Professor at University of South-Eastern Norway, Drammen, Norway and a Visiting Professor at The University of Maribor, Slovenia. McCormack previously (2010-2014) served as director of research, Centre for Nursing Research (now the Institute for Nursing and Health Research), Ulster University. He serves as an Elected Executive of the United Kingdom Council of Deans of Health.
Awards and recognition
McCormack is a fellow of the Royal College of Nursing (2014) and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery ad eundum (2016). In 2011 McCormack was appointed a Senior Distinguished Research Fellowship Professor in 2011 by Ulster University. McCormack gave a Tedx talk in 2014. In 2014 McCormack was inducted into the Sigma Honor Society of Nursing International Nurse Researchers Hall of Fame and in 2015 was named as an Inspirational Nursing Leader by Nursing Times. In 2010 McCormack delivered the Winifred Raphael Memorial lecture at the Royal College of Nursing Congress.
Married to Michael Davidson, two children.
McCormack has 406 publications on Google Scholar which have been cited over 16,000 times giving him an h-index of 53. His top three highest cited articles are:
- Kitson, A; Harvey, G; McCormack, B (1998). "Enabling the implementation of evidence based practice: a conceptual framework". BMJ Quality & Safety. 7 (3): 149–158. PMID 10185141.
- Rycroft-Malone, J; Seers, K; Titchen, A; Harvey, G; Kitson, A; Titchen, A (2004). "What counts as evidence in evidence‐based practice?". Journal of Advanced Nursing. 47 (1): 81–90. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2648.2004.03068.x. PMID 15186471.
- Kitson, AL; Rycroft-Malone, J; Harvey, G; McCormack, B; Seers, K; Titchen, A (2008). "Evaluating the successful implementation of evidence into practice using the PARiHS framework: theoretical and practical challenges". Implementation Science. 3 (1): 1. doi:10.1186/1748-5908-3-1. PMID 18179688.
- McCormack B and McCance T (2017) Person-centred Nursing and Health Care – Theory and Practice 2nd edition, Wiley Publishing, Oxford ISBN 9781118990568
- McCormack B Manley K and Titchen A (eds.) (2013) Practice Development in Nursing 2nd edition Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Oxford ISBN 978-0-470-67311-9
- McCormack B (2011) Negotiating Partnerships with Older People - A Person-Centred Approach Ashgate, Basingstoke ISBN 978-1-138-71958-3
- Kent B & McCormack B (2011) Clinical context for evidence-based practice Blackwell Publishing and Sigma Theta Tau International, Oxford ISBN 978-1-405-18433-5
- "Person-centered care". 15 March 2019 – via Wikipedia.
- "Professor Brendan McCormack". Queen Margaret University. Retrieved 5 March 2019.
- "Professor Brendan McCormack". University of South-Eastern Norway. Retrieved 5 March 2019.
- "Professor Brendan McCormack". University of Maribor. Retrieved 5 March 2019.
- "Elected Executive - Council of Deans of Health".
- "RCN Fellowship and Honorary Fellowship Roll of Honour" (PDF). Royal College of Nursing. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
- "Professor Brendan McCormack". Ulster University. Retrieved 5 March 2019.
- TEDx Talks (20 January 2014). "In search of (my) personhood: Professor Brendan McCormack at TEDxUWS" – via YouTube.
- "2014 International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame inductees named". www.reflectionsonnursingleadership.org.
- "Professor Brendan McCormack - The Scottish Improvement Science Collaborating Centre".
- "Winifred Raphael Memorial Lecture (WRML) - Royal College of Nursing". The Royal College of Nursing.
- "Brendan McCormack - Google Scholar Citations". scholar.google.co.uk.