People

 

Dr Cara Bailey

Lecturer

Nursing

Cara Bailey is a lecturer in nursing in the College of Medical and Dental Sciences. 

Cara’s research maintains a broad interest in the care of people at the end of their lives beyond cancer in palliative and end of life studies and for those who work closely with the dying, the bereaved and the critically ill. She is primarily involved in research activity ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3657

Email c.bailey.2@bham.ac.uk

Mr Richard Breakwell

Lecturer

Nursing

Richard Breakwell is a lecturer in nursing. His clinical experience is varied, including transplant coordination (recipient and procurement), intensive care nursing, and liver and renal services.

Richard’s current area of interest is in the principles of nursing patients in the acute setting, and the educational aspects of student progression, retention and attrition.

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Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8608

Email r.breakwell@bham.ac.uk

Dr Alison Coates

Lecturer, Lead for Teaching and Learning (Nursing)

Nursing

Alison Coates is a lecturer in mental health nursing with a particular interest in older adult mental health care. She is also the Lead for Teaching and Learning in Nursing and leads on curriculum development issues.

 

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6826

Email a.coates@bham.ac.uk

Dr William Michael Daly

Senior lecturer – Programme Lead for Undergraduate Quality Assurance & Enhancement

Nursing

Dr Daly is a Senior lecturer in Nursing and Programme Lead for Quality Assurance & Enhancement

Dr Daly’s clinical experience and early educational career were closely involved with the critical care domain and the management of English National Board specialist courses. This enabled him to hold several posts and develop professionals links with institutions ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3231

Email w.m.daly@bham.ac.uk

Dr Nikolaos Efstathiou

Dr Nikolaos Efstathiou

Lecturer

Nursing

Nikolaos is a lecturer in Nursing and leads the Health Research MRes Programme (nursing/midwifery).

Nikolaos is an experienced lecturer and has published research papers in scientific journals in the fields of End-of-Life care, nursing education and Delphi Technique.  He has received grants from the European Oncology Nursing Society for research and visiting ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8587

Email n.efstathiou@bham.ac.uk

Dr Helen Gardner

Dr Helen Gardner

Lecturer, Child Nursing

Nursing

Lecturer in Child Nursing

 NMC Registered on 3 parts of the register:

  • Child
  • Adult
  • Teacher

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4562

Email h.e.gardner@bham.ac.uk

Dr Alistair Hewison

Senior Lecturer, Research Lead for Nursing

Nursing

Alistair Hewison is senior lecturer and research lead for nursing.  He has undertaken research investigating the organisation of care over a number of years and published widely on nursing, management and policy in scholarly journals and book chapters.

He has led a number of projects investigating end of life care in a range of settings, service redesign, and the ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3620

Email a.hewison@bham.ac.uk

Mr Mark Hughes

Mr Mark Hughes

Lecturer

Nursing

Mark Hughes teaches on the undergraduate nursing programme (B700), and is also the Admissions Tutor for the programme. He teaches on the following modules: Community Care

Mark is the module leader for the BNurs modules of Public Health and Long-term conditions, where students have supported clinical placements in community and hospital settings, which involves ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 7502

Email m.j.hughes@bham.ac.uk

Professor Fiona Irvine

Professor Fiona Irvine

Head of Nursing, Jenny Jones Chair in Nursing

Nursing

Fiona Irvine is the Jenny Jones Chair of Nursing and Head of Nursing. 

Fiona’s research is primarily focused on the organisation and delivery of health and nursing services and she has published widely in this area. She has secured major research funding from the National Institute of Health Research, the Welsh Government and various other bodies to support ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8599

Email f.e.irvine@bham.ac.uk

Mrs Eloise Nolan

Teaching Fellow
Reasonable Adjustments Coordinator

Nursing

Eloise is an experienced mental health nurse with an interest in mental health promotion and Solution Focused Therapy.

Eloise teaches on a variety of topics relating to mental health and mental health nursing. A dynamic educator using a range of teaching methods including creative art and story-telling.

Eloise also acts as Reasonable Adjustments ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6659

Email e.nolan@bham.ac.uk