I am a Senior Lecturer in Therapeutic Radiography, based at St George's University - UK's only University dedicated entirely to medical and health sciences education and research. The role involves teaching; research; professional practice and module management.
I am also the Course Admissions Tutor, Postgraduate Research Lead and External Examiner for the University of Salford and External Reviewer for the University of Malta.
My professional career has enabled me to work in clinical, academic and education management. i have worked in the NHS for 20 years: Radiotherapy Treatment Team Lead; Treatment Planning Lead; Clinical Learning Facilitator at Imperial NHS Trust (NHS Band 8a) and as Education Manager in a Breast Screening Centre (NHS Band 8b).
I recommend studying Therapeutic Radiography, the future career prospects are excellent with opportunities to work in management, education and advanced/consultant level clinical practice.
Current Research Project Supervision:
Investigation of interval cancer characteristics with comparison to screen detected cancers making inferences concerning prognostic outcome.
The role of radio-sensitiser, carbon and nicotinamide, in bladder cancer. A systematic literature review.
Can Artificial Intelligence improve sensitivity and specificity in mammography.
An investigation into whether medical ultrasound can be utilised to compliment digital imaging for Rheumatoid Arthritis: A systematic literature review.
Reporting Non-Accidental Injuries and the role of the radiographer.
Should the age extension trial be extended from age 40 within the NHBSP.
Undergraduate Module leader:
RAD401 Science & Technology (Diagnostic & Radiotherapy)
TRA403 Principles & Practice in Radiotherapy
RAD501 Research & Evidence Base Practice
Postgraduate Module leader:
RA7015 Research & Evidence Base Practice in HealthCare
RA7006 MSc Dissertation
Radiotherapy Treatment Planning Lead
Study Therapeutic Radiography at SGU