Dr Bernadette O Hare

Dr Bernadette O Hare
Senior Lecturer



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Research Overview from research@st-andrews

Dr O’Hare is 0.5 WTE senior lecturer in Global Health Implementation, a joint post between the University of St Andrews, Scotland and the School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Malawi. She works with a multidisciplinary group in Malawi who study upstream influences on children's right to the determinants of health. 

Dr O'Hare is a senior lecturer in Paediatrics and Child Health, College of Medicine, Malawi as consultant paediatrician and is deputy Head of the deartment of Paediatrics and Child Health. She has extensive experience caring for children vertically infected with HIV. She is the treasurer of the Malawian Paediatric and Child Health Association (PACHA) and a Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH). 


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Recent publications listed in research@st-andrews
Mwalukomo, T, Rylance, S, Webb, E, Anderson, S, O'Hare, BA-M, van Oosterhout, JJ, Ferrand, RA, Corbett, EL & Rylance, J 2016, 'Clinical characteristics and lung function in older children vertically infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Malawi' Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, vol 5, no. 2, pp. 161-169. DOI: 10.1093/jpids/piv045
Maken, M, O'Hare, BA-M & Kennedy, N 2016, 'Bedside testing improves HIV inpatient paediatric testing rates in a Malawian hospital, G270. Oral Presentation' RCPCH Annual Conference, Liverpool, United Kingdom, 26/04/16 - 28/04/16, . DOI: 10.1136/archdischild-2016-310863.262
O'Hare, BA-M, Phiri, A, Lang, H-J, Friesen, H, Kennedy, N, Kawaza, K, Jana, CE, Mulwafu, W, Heikens, GT & Mipando, M 2015, 'Task sharing within a managed clinical network to improve child health in Malawi' BMC Human Resources for Health , vol 13 , 60. DOI: 10.1186/s12960-015-0053-z
The Budget Advocacy Network (BAN), Sierra Leone 2015 'Three lessons from the Ebola crisis for Sierra Leone's government and investors'.
O'Hare, BA-M 2015, Malawi National Paediatric Guidelines - HIV in Children. in Malawi National Paediatric Guidelines.
Parke, S, O'Hare, BA-M & O'Halloran, S 2014, The child presenting with a system or organ dysfunction-Haematological disorders-Anaemia. in D Southall (ed.), International Maternal and Child Hospital Health Care: a practical Manual for Hospitals Worldwide. Radcliffe Publishing, pp. 530-531.
Southall, D & O'Hare, BA-M 2014, Infections in children-Tetanus. in D Southall (ed.), International Maternal and Child Hospital Health Care: a practical Manual for Hospitals Worldwide. Radcliffe Publishing, pp. 660-662.
Cooper, E & O'Hare, BA-M 2014, Infections in children-Worms. in D Southall (ed.), International Maternal and Child Hospital Health Care: a practical Manual for Hospitals Worldwide. Radcliffe Publishing, pp. 748-750.