Background in Nursing, Midwifery, Health Visiting and Primary Care which has led to a career working in practice and academia within a range of communities including military families in the UK and Europe.
In addition commissioned as a territorial officer in the Queen's Alexandra Royal Nursing Corps serving in 308 General Hospital and an Auxillary Officer in the Royal Air Force Medical Evacuation Squadron.
Area of academic expertise - outline
Working with military families to support mental health
Mental health and Menapause
Access to primary care via telephone triage
Development of the Advanced Nurse Practitioner in Primary Care
Current research activities
Comparing the educational development of Advancing practice in Norway, Finland and Scotand
Review of support for veterans mental health folowing discharge from the service
Other areas of expertise available for knowledge exchange
Development of on line educational programme for clinical decision support systems for specific use in General Practice and out of hours.
Non medical prescribing in Priamry Care