Staff profiles

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  • Charlotte Burnside

    Associate Professor Head of Department Operating Department Practice and Paramedic Science

    Charlotte graduated from University of Central England in 1999 with a BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography; then she completed a Pg Diploma and MSc in Advanced Practice Nuclear Imaging at Salford University in 2006. She was practising as a Diagnostic Radiographer from 1999-2008 specialising in Radionuclide Imaging. In 2008...

  • Stephanie Cox

    Dip HE ODP Course Leader / Lecturer in Operating Department Practice

    Stephanie qualified as an Operating Department Practitioner in 2010 and she is fully registered with the Health and Care Professions Council. She has vast experience in anaesthetics, scrub and recovery having covered a range of specialities in clinical practice (including cardiac and neuro). Stephanie also has experience of...

  • Sam Davies

    Lecturer in Paramedic Science

    Sam completed his first undergraduate degree at The University of Central Lancashire studying BSc (Hons) in Fire and Leadership Studies. Soon after graduating he started with West Midlands Ambulance Service University NHS Foundation Trust as a Student Paramedic where he completed by Associate Ambulance Practitioner...

  • Paul Finnemore

    Lecturer in Operating Department Practice

    Paul is an Operating Department Practitioner and Alumni of BCU.   During his training he attended the Birmingham hospitals circuit rotation for his first year and at City Hospital for his second. Paul initially worked at City Hospital post qualification for three and a half years, and then moved to Birmingham Children’s...

  • Laura Garbett

    BSc ODP Course Leader / Senior Lecturer in Operating Department Practice

    Laura is an Operating Department Practitioner registered with the Health and Care Professions Council. Clinical experience includes anesthetic, surgical (scrub), post-anesthetic care and resuscitation. She successfully completed the Resuscitation Council Advanced Life Support Course & European Advanced Life Support Courses to...

  • Karen Gubbins

    Senior Lecturer & Course Lead for Paramedic Science

    Karen joined West Midlands Ambulance Service in 1996 and qualified as a paramedic in 1998 within the Birmingham area. She was promoted to a first line manager in 2000 working with Wolverhampton. Karen then moved into the Training and Education Department in 2004 as worked as an Ambulance Tutor teaching all aspects of patient...

  • Sharon Hardwick

    Course leader / Senior Lecturer Dip HE Paramedic Science

    Sharon has been a paramedic for over 20 years after starting her career with West Midlands Ambulance Service working in Coventry.  In 2001 she became a clinical supervisor in what was Hereford and Worcester Ambulance Service, where she supported and mentored newly qualified staff through their training period.  As part of...

  • Rene Macias Morales

    Lecturer in Operating Department Practice / Placement Lead

    Rene is a Registered Adult Nurse. During his training he had exposure to Orthopaedic theatres for a year, finally settling down in Cardiothoracic theatres, where he specialised in cardiac surgery. Rene joined BCU as a Lecturer since beginning of 2019.

  • Gema Mee

    Lecturer in Paramedic Science

    Before joining West Midlands Ambulance Service in 2016 as a student paramedic, Gema worked as a journalist across several daily and weekly local newspapers with an original focus on music journalism, which led her to complete her Post Graduate Diploma in Music Industry Management at the University of West London. During her...

  • Katie O'Connor

    Lecturer in Operating Department Practice / Admissions Tutor

    Katie's career as an ODP began at Birmingham City University 15 years ago when she undertook the Diploma in Higher Education in Operating Department Practice, she has been qualified for almost 13 years. Since qualification Katie has worked full time in the clinical environment working pre-dominantly in anaesthetics and...

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