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Gillian McTaggart


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Personal profile


I have a clinical background in emergency nursing and advanced practice within acute medicine.  I began my academic career as a teaching fellow in 2014 and re-joined UWS as a lecturer in 2020

Area of academic expertise - outline

  • Advanced Practice
  • Non-medical Prescribing

Current teaching activities and interests

  • Independent and Supplementary Prescribing
  • Advanced Practice

Desired research direction

  • Value of inter-disciplinary teaching and learning in non-medical prescribing and advanced practice
  • Challenges of new non-medical prescribers
  • Transition of clinicians into advanced practice roles

Other areas of expertise available for knowledge exchange

Care of the deteriorating Patient

Sepsis management

Resuscitation skills