Research Output per year
I am currently a lecturer in Adult Nursing having been employed in full time education since 2004 and I am a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Having trained as a Registered Nurse and a Registered Midwife I have woirked in a variety of clinical settings in Glasgow and Cumbria. Prior to moving into full time education I spent 10 years working as a fertility nurse in Oxford, Essex and London. Whilst in Oxford and London I assisted in clinical reserach programmes. I also previously was the Chair of the Royal College of Nurisng Fertilty Nurses Group. I also use to be the nurse member on the Editorial Board for the Human Fertility Journal.
Area of academic expertise - outline
For my MSc Advanced Health Studies my dissertation investigated the emotional wellbeing of patients attending a fertility unit.
Current research activities
I am currently undertaking a Professional Doctorate in Health. This is a interpretative phenomenoligical study looking at the role of the nurse lecturer in a pre-registration adult nursing programme.
Desired research direction
Education and fertility nursing.
Other areas of expertise available for knowledge exchange
An interpretative phenomenological analysis of being a nurse lecturer in a pre-registration adult nursing programmeWilson, C., 18 May 2017, (Submitted).
Research output: Contribution to conference › Poster
Do nurses and midwives have a role in promoting the well-being of patients during their fertility journey? a review of the literatureWilson, C. & Leese, B., 2013, In : Human Fertility. 16, 1, p. 2-7
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
Activities per year
The International Study Week on Social and Health Care: Societal Influences on Child and Adolescent Health Behaviour: Sexual Health and Risk Taking BehaviourCarol Wilson (Speaker)
Activity: Talk or presentation › Oral presentation