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1988 …2022

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Research interests

Community health nursing, child health and care; Developing professional practice (drug calculation/medicines administration; numeracy in healthcare); Complexity & Public Health; Family Resilience; Social Prescribing 

Teaching interests

Teaching Specialism - Qualitative Research; Concept mapping; Research & Evidence Based Practice; Writing for Publication; Advanced Practice; Decision Making/Problem Solving; Leadership; Children’s Nursing; Community Nursing; Child Health

Other Teaching - Doctoral examining; PGRS Training & Support – all aspects of research degree study and process; Research Degree Supervisor Training – developing supervision skills in the PGR supervision community and developing examinations skills/independent chair skills; Writing for Publication workshops

Research interests

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Teaching in Higher Education (Nursing), PG Dip, University of Plymouth

Award Date: 1 Jun 1999

Nursing, PhD, University of Manchester

Award Date: 2 Jun 1997

Community Health Care Nursing (Health Visiting/Public Health Nursing), BSc (Hons), University of the West of England

Award Date: 2 Jun 1997

Methods and Applications of Social Research, MSc Econ, University of Wales, Cardiff

Award Date: 1 Jun 1991

Behavioural Sciences, BSc (Hons), The Polytechnic, Huddersfield

Award Date: 1 Jun 1986


  • RT Nursing
  • Health Visiting
  • Community Nursing
  • Child Health
  • Family Resilience
  • RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
  • Public Health Nursing
  • Health Visiting
  • Family Resilience
  • Social Prescribing
  • LB2300 Higher Education
  • Health , Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • Healthcare Numeracy
  • Social Prescribing


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