Academic staff in the School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Academic and research staff.

Head of School

Professor Janice L. Thompson

Professor Janice L. Thompson

Head of School
Professor of Public Health Nutrition and Exercise

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

60 second video iconProfessor Janice L. Thompson is a leading expert in the field of public health nutrition and exercise, and their role in preventing and treating risks for obesity, cardiovascular disease, and type 2 diabetes across the lifespan.

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 3084
Email
j.thompson.1@bham.ac.uk

Academic staff

Dr Nicola R Heneghan

Dr Nicola R Heneghan

Lecturer, Researcher in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Sciences,
Programme Leader MSc Advanced Manipulative Physiotherapy
Independent Prescribing Lead (HCPC)

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Nicola’s research is at the forefront of enhancing our understanding of the assessment and management of musculoskeletal and spinal pain disorders to inform precision rehabilitation. Within the School we are developing and validating new assessment protocols which offer new opportunities to objectively characterise the presentation of patients presenting with musculoskeletal pain of spinal ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 415 8367
Email
n.heneghan@bham.ac.uk

Ms Marianne Hensman

Ms Marianne Hensman

Physiotherapy Teaching Associate

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Marianne Hensman has been a Physiotherapy Teaching Associate at the University of Birmingham since 2007.

Marianne’s clinical background was as a physiotherapist, working in neurology and healthcare of the elderly, in both acute and community settings. Marianne teaches neurology on the BSc Physiotherapy course, as well as other core professional skills.

Marianne has a keen interest in ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 415 8591
Email
m.y.hensman@bham.ac.uk

Frank Herold

Frank Herold

Lecturer in Physical Education and Sports Science

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences

Mr Herold has a broad research and teaching interest in professional learning and pedagogy of teaching and learning in Physical Education. His main research interests are concerned with significant developments in national and international Initial Teacher Education in Physical Education. A particular research focus is the exploration of the development of subject knowledge and in particular ...

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 8061
Email
f.a.herold@bham.ac.uk