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Staff profiles

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  • Lisa Abbott

    Associate Head of School

    As Associate Head of School, Lisa is a proud advocate of Nursing and Midwifery at BCU. Throughout her 15 years working here, Lisa has enjoyed a variety of roles including Head of Department for Children’s and Young People’s Health, Deputy Programme Leader for Children’s Nursing, Senior Lecturer and Lecturer Practitioner. Lisa...

  • Lara Alamad


    Lara joined the University in 2016 as a Research Assistant, working within the Department for Children and Young People’s Health, the wider School of Nursing and supporting the work of the Elizabeth Bryan Multiple Births Centre. Lara qualified as a Children’s Nurse in 2003 and has enjoyed a varied career working within...

  • Anne-Marie England

    Senior Lecturer Child Health

    Anne-Marie enjoys encouraging and supporting students in developing their knowledge, skills and professional attributes in the nursing care of children and their families.   This also involves supporting and guiding students in effective ways to learn and demonstrating their knowledge and skills in both University and...

  • Joy Grech

    Senior Lecturer

    Prior to my academic career at Birmingham City University I had a successful and varied career in the National Health Service. I began my career in adult intensive care before moving to Birmingham Children’s Hospital, Paediatric Intensive Care to pursue a career in Children’s Cardiac and Intensive Care Nursing. In the following...

  • Susie Guthrie

    Senior Lecturer Placement Development and Support (Child Nursing)

    Susie is dual qualified as both an adult and child nurse. She has extensive experience within the field of Children’s intensive care nursing and joined the university in 2003 from a London university where she delivered specialist Children’s intensive care nursing modules. Susie is the senior lecturer for placement...

  • Jon Harrison

    Senior Lecturer

    I qualified as a Children’s Nurse from the University of Birmingham, in 2001. I then worked at City Hospital in a number of departments within the Paediatric Unit, including Neonatal Intensive Care, General Medicine, Surgery and A&E. In my final year at City Hospital, my clinical teaching role became more formalised when I...

  • Professor Merryl Harvey

    Professor of Nursing and Family Health / Co-lead Elizabeth Bryan Multiples Births Centre

    Merryl joined Birmingham City University in 1995 as a Senior Lecturer. She was appointed Senior Academic in 2012, Reader in 2014 and Professor in 2018. Merryl is co-lead of the Elizabeth Bryan Multiple Births Centre (EBMBC), which was established in 2017. The EBMBC is a collaboration between the Multiple Births Foundation...

  • Chris Jones

    Senior Lecturer Child Health

    Category: Engaging and Inspiring Teacher of the Year More about Extra Mile I qualified as an Adult Nurse at South Warwickshire school of Nursing in 1998. I qualified as a Child Health Nurse at the University of Luton in 1998. My background is in emergency care specialising in child emergency care. I have...

  • Nikki Kidd

    Senior Lecturer

    Nikki qualified as a registered Nurse (Adult) in 1995, and then as a registered Nurse (Child) in 2000. Her clinical background is critical care and she worked in paediatric critical care for 22 years. The later 10 years in clinical practice was as a senior clinical nurse educator. Nikki's passions are communication,...

  • Clare Knowles

    Senior Lecturer

    I graduated with BSc (Hons) in Physiology 1988. I then qualified as a RGN in 1994 and pursued a career in paediatric nursing, becoming an RN Child in 1996. I continued to work within the cardiac field of paediatric nursing for several years. For a couple of years I worked as a clinical teacher across several specialties...

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