Clare Whitehead

Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing

Health Studies

Faculty of Health and Social Care

Research Interests:
Utilising High Fidelity Simulation in inter-professional learning

RGN, Diploma in Specialist Head and Neck Nursing, BSc (hons) Professional Health Studies, Marie Curie Advanced Award, PGCSHE


I qualified as a RGN in 1990 and pursued a career in Head and Neck and Palliative Care nursing over 13 years. I also achieved the Marie Curie Advanced Award. I worked for 12 months in Intensive Care in Australia before following a new career path into Education. My first position in Education was as a Clinical Skills Facilitator in 2002, I then took up a position as Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing and have continued in this role since 2004. I have a keen interest in teaching utilising high fidelity Simulation and currently teach Care of the Acutely Ill Adult focussing on advanced communication skills and Human Factors to medical students and to student nurses in their third year. This is taught as a joint project alongside colleagues and students from Liverpool and John Moores Universitiemore...

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