Alison joined the College of Medical and Dental Sciences (School of Nursing) in 2018. Alison has been a Registered Mental Health Nurse since 1995 and has worked in a variety of settings in hospitals, community and primary care mental health teams.
In 2009, Alison became the lead Clinical Practice Facilitator within an NHS Trust in Worcestershire combining supporting students in practice, liaising with the University of Worcester and contributing to education within the Learning and Development Team.
Alison is currently working on publications relating to bullying of student nurses during placement and family opinions of artificial nutrition in advanced dementia.
Alison is about to embark on her research journey as a PhD student exploring advocacy skills in nursing.
To maintain clinical currency Alison works within a local Trust as a Dementia Care Mapper.