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Professor Jane Walsh is a Health Psychologist and Director of the Mobile Technology and Health (mHealth) Research Group where she leads a programme of research on personalised connected health.
Jane leads and partners on projects worth €15 million euro funded by Horizon 2020, HRB and SFI. Jane is the Co-Leader of the Health and Wellbeing Cluster in the Whitaker Institute and a member of the Irish Cancer Society Research Advisory Board.
She was recently appointed to the Royal Irish Academy Social Sciences Committee and is a former Chair of the Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI) Division of Health Psychology . Jane was awarded the University of Galway President’s Award for Research Excellence (2020) in recognition of her work.

Research Areas:

Technology and health related research, mHealth, Connected Health, Health Behaviour, Person-centred design; Stakeholder engagement.