Paula is a senior lecturer in the School of Health & Social Care. She commenced her registered general nurse training in 1987 and since qualifying she has worked on elderly care, medical wards and emergency admissions unit before becoming a Respiratory Nurse Specialist.
She joined Teesside University in 2008 and has teaching responsibilities for both undergraduate and postgraduate modules. She is a Field Leader for Pre-Registration BSc Nursing programme and Pathway Leader for MSc Nursing (Advanced Nurse Practitioner).
Summary of Research Interests
Paula's Research interest lies in the following inter-related areas:
- The value of OSCE in physical assessment skills.
- Advanced Clinical Practice.