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Catherine Lynch

Catherine Lynch

MSc Advanced Practice
Job title:
Course Leader - Role Development, Becoming an Advanced Practitioner, Leadership strategies to improve the patient experience and Dissertation Module
Higher qualifications:

RGN, Diploma Professional Studies in Nursing (South Bank University), BSc (South Bank University), PgCert Research (University of West London), MA Education (Thames Valley University)

Professional organisations:
Royal College of Nursing (RCN)
Association of Advanced Nurse Practice Educators (AANPE)
The NHS Thames Valley and Wessex Leadership Academy

Catherine is currently the course leader for the MSc Advanced Practice and teaches on modules across the course where she draws on her background as a registered nurse in both clinical and business settings. She is the lead link between the University and The Royal Berkshire Hospital Trust in Reading where UWL student nurses have practice placements.

Her doctoral study which explores the impact a placement in a Clinical Research Unit has on student nurses' ability to relate research to the practice area is due to complete in 2019.