Personal profile


Currently teaching on both undergraduate and postgraduate taught elements of CYP nursing programmes at Queens University Belfast. I teach across all year three modules within the CYP undergraduate nursing programme.

Module co-ordinator for;

NUR7020 Enhancing care and practice for children and young people with complex needs.
NCB3136 Supporting infants, children, young people and families with effective transitions across services.
NFY3134 Interprofessional working

I supervise MSc dissertation students undertaking MSc nursing programmes.

Research Interests

  • Paediatric critical care
  • Caring for children with a disability
  • Nurse education


I am a dual qualified nurse in both learning disability nursing and childrens nursing and continue to practice in both areas.

Royal College of Nursing-  CYP Acute care fourm steering committee member.