People

 

Dr Karen Shaw

Birmingham Research Fellow

Nursing

Karen Shaw is a Research Psychologist with a track record in children’s health service development and research. Her work generally focuses on service improvement for children with long-term or life-shortening conditions. Areas of particular interest include transitional care, end-of-life care, user involvement, and psychosocial aspects of childhood illness.

Karen ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8370

Email k.l.shaw@bham.ac.uk

Alison Smith

Alison Smith

Lecturer in Adult Nursing and Admissions Tutor

Nursing

Alison Smith is a Lecturer in Adult Nursing and the Admissions Tutor for the Bachelor of Nursing programme.

She worked in the NHS as a critical nurse for 16 years and specialised in cardiothoracic surgery, heart, lung and liver transplantation. In 2006, she moved into higher education teaching on undergraduate and post-graduate health care courses and commenced work at ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2272

Mr Richard Standage

Mr Richard Standage

Teaching Fellow

Nursing

Richard Standage is a Registered General Nurse and a Registered Children’s Nurse and teaches on the Bachelor of Nursing degree. His main contributions are to the undergraduate Child Field of Practice modules. He is Link Tutor to Birmingham Children’s Hospital and Birmingham Heartlands Hospital

 

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3570

Email r.j.standage@bham.ac.uk

Dr Amelia Swift

Dr Amelia Swift

Lecturer

Nursing

Amelia Swift is a registered nurse and lecturer in Nursing.

Amelia has published a number of scholarly papers and a book chapter furthering nurses understanding of pain and its management.  She has developed excellent skills in teaching and was a finalist in the Student Nursing Times Lecturer of the Year awards in 2012. She is particularly interested in using ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6923

Email a.swift@bham.ac.uk

Mr Christopher Wagstaff

Mr Christopher Wagstaff

Senior Lecturer

Nursing

Chris Wagstaff is a Senior lecturer at the University of Birmingham. He worked for the NHS for 14 years before entering Higher Education.  He is a clinical nurse specialist in mental health and brings this experience to his role as the mental health Field of Practice lead for nursing in the college.

Chris’ responsibilities as Field of Practice lead are the ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8589

Email c.wagstaff@bham.ac.uk