Head of Healthcare, Workforce Development and Apprenticeships
PhD (Prof Doc.) Health, Education MSc, Registered Nurse BSc
Professional recognition / membership
Fellow of HE Academy, NMC Registered Nurse Teacher
I am currently a PhD student researching simulated learning to support practice learning in nursing (due to finish January 2024). I have 10 years of practical nursing experience and, within that time, 5 years specialising as an intensive care nurse specialist.
I have worked in academia for 18 years as a senior lecturer. I am now working in a senior role as head of department for Health. I am an OSCE assessor with the the Royal College of Physicians. I am also an external examiner for health programmes.
Research interests and scholarly activity
Simulated learning in healthcare
External examiner for Plymouth University