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Avril McClement

Avril Mclement staff profile

Programme Leader for DipHE Operating Department Practice

School of Health Sciences
0121 300 4113

Avril qualified as an ODA in 1982 as the second woman to join the profession in Warwickshire at that time; and has worked in both the NHS and private sector having experience in all surgical specialties. She also has experience from working as:

  • Marketing Manager for the private sector.
  • Director of a private finance initiative involving laser treatments.
  • Programme coordinator for Productive Theatres.
  • Medical Devices Educator and trainer in the NHS.
  • Support Services Manager for global company Olympus
  • Senior Lecturer and Course Leader for Operating Department Practice at HEI.
  • Director and business manager of a private clinic.

Avril’s varied professional roles enable her to bring a wealth of knowledge, skills and experience to her lecturing. She has a particular interest in obstetrics and plastic and reconstructive surgery and feels passionate about the Operating Department Practice profession and its continued development.

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