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Mrs. Leonie Walker

  • Job title: Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy
  • Department: Occupational Therapy

General information

Professional/academic qualifications

  • MSc Health Studies (2010)
  • Post-graduate Diploma Teaching in Higher Education (2003)
  • Diploma College of Occupational Therapists (1992)
  • City & Guilds - National Examination Board for Supervision and Management (1998)

Teaching

  • Programme Leader (Full-time cohort)
  • Field Chair
  • Committee Member QSEC
  • Personal Academic Tutor
  • Module Leader - Dissertation module
  • Senior Lecturer in:
  • MSc Advanced Skills
  • Human Health
  • Research Methods
  • Skills for Professional Practice
  • Dissertation
  • Consolidation of Professional Practice

Research

  • Stress and Higher Education
  • Q Methodology
  • Formulation and implementation of Outcome Measures in Professional Practice
  • Impact of the environment on disability
  • Cardiology

Special areas of clinical interest

  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Occupational Therapy in Primary Health Care
  • Vascular disease - amputation
  • Environmental design for disability

Membership of professional bodies, national committees etc

  • British Association of Occupational Therapists
  • Health Professions Council

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