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Research Profile

  • Cindy commenced her nursing career as a nursing cadet in 1975 going on to work with cardiac patients in acute and rehabilitation contexts. She is a registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council for nursing practice and as a teacher. She holds a Bachelors and Masters degree alongside a Post Graduate Certificate for Teaching in Higher Education. She is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

  • Cindy currently teaches on the Masters programme modules including research methods and dissertation modules.

  • Cindy’s interests are varied previously including service evaluations of health trainers and older male drinkers in Corby Northamptonshire.  She is currently part of a team who are understanding the engagement of qualified nurses in education.

  • For publications, projects, datasets, research interests and activities, view Cindy ODell’s research profile on Pure, the University of Northampton’s Research Explorer.

  • O’Dell, C., Nicholls, J., Simpson, V. (2016) #HELLOMYNAMEIS @ University of Northampton. British Journal of Nursing. Pge 894. September 2016.

    Parkes, J.J O’Dell, C. (2015) Introducing Students to clinical audit. Nursing Management. 22, 7, 22-26. doi: 10.7748/nm.22.7.22.s26

    O’Dell, C. Parkes, J., 2014. Perspectives of student nurse engagement in clinical audit. RCN International Nursing Conference 2-4th April 2014. Glasgow.

    O’Dell, C., Howard, K., Ewing, A. (2012) RCN Patient Safety Conference. London November.

    O’Dell, C., Howard, K. (2012) NET Conference Cambridge.  September 2012.

    O’Dell, C. (2011) Oral presentation. Women’s Informational needs in recovery from Acute Coronary Syndrome. EDNS Maastricht.

    O’Dell, C. (2010) Evaluation of the Health Trainer Role across Northamptonshire. Internal Networking Event University of Northampton. September 2010.

    O’Dell, C. (2009). Women’s informational needs. Centre for Health and Well-being Research University of Northampton Networking Conference. November 2009.

    O’Dell, C. (2009). The informational needs of women in recovery form a cardiac event. “Detecting the evidence” conference. Nursing and Midwifery Research Group conference. University of Northampton. April 2009.

    O’Dell, C. (2008) An investigation into the Students Perception of Learning attained by the engagement in a physical activity circuit. Conference oral presentation 2nd International Conference for Nurse Education, Dublin. June 2008.

    O’Dell C. (2008) Student Perspectives of the Nurses Role in Rehabilitation. Grounded theory study to examine the student’s perspective. Conference oral presentation Royal College of Nursing Rehabilitation and Intermediate Care Forum. London. February 2008.

    O’Dell, C. & Hanley M. (2004) Sexual Advice giving following Myocardial Infarction. Where is the Evidence? Conference poster publication at the Annual Conference of Community Rehabilitation Network. Liverpool. September 2004.

    Hanley, M. & O’Dell, C. (2004). Resumption of Sexual Functioning following Myocardial Infarction. Poster presentation at 8th World Congress of Cardiac Rehabilitation. Dublin. May 2004.

    O’Dell, C. & Hanley, M. (2003) Sexual Advice giving following Myocardial Infarction. Where is the Evidence? Conference poster publication at the Annual Conference of British Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation Harrogate October 2003