Ms Val Woodward

Senior Lecturer

Email address: V.J.Woodward@wlv.ac.uk Phone number: 01902 51 8839 Location: Walsall Faculty: Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing School/Institute: Institute of Health Professions Areas of expertise: .

About

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Membership of professional bodies

Internal

Chair of Course Management Committee 2015 to present

Learning Works & Core Curriculum Groups for CPD 2009 to present.

Faculty Quality Committee 2009 to 2014.

RP(E)L Board Member, 2007 to present.

Practice Management Strategy Group 2015 to present.

Marketing Group Member, 2008 to 2014.

Academic Development Group, 2006 to 2009.

Ethics Committee Member, 2007 to 2008.

Chair of CPD Review Groups:

Streamlining the Portfolio & Horizon Scanning, 2007 to 2008.

CPD Steering Group Member, 2007 to 2008.

CPD Learning & Teaching Group Member, 2007 to 2008.

 

External

Department of Health, National Institute for Health & Clinical Excellence - Programme

Development Group Member & Representative for University of Wolverhampton, 2008 to 2010.

RCN Stakeholder Representative at NICE, 2008 to present.

Black Country Cardiac Network (Cardiovascular Network), 2008 to 2011.

University of Brighton; Faculty of Health & Social Science, External advisor to validation panel, 2008.

University of Worcester; Faculty of Health Science, External advisor to validation panel, 2011.

Department of Health, National Service Framework for Coronary Heart Disease, 2000 to 2002

Coronary Heart Disease Beacon Selection Panel, 2002 to 2003.

Rationalisation of Coronary Care Nurse Education Group, 2002 to 2003.

Regional Emergency Care & Access Forum, 1998 to 2002. Association of British Cardiac Nurses, 1994 to 1998.

Qualifications

MSc. Professional Studies in Health Care (Work-Based Learning), University of Wolverhampton - 2009

Postgraduate Advanced Diploma (Psychology), Oxford Brookes University - 2002

BSc. (Hons) Health Sciences 2:1, Coventry University - 1995

Certificate in Education (FE), University of Wales - 1993

 

Publications

Department of Health: National Institute for Health & Clinical Excellence, ‘National Guidelines for Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease at Population Level’ 2010.

International Journal of Self-directed Learning, Journal article (preliminary outline accepted 2009 but not progressed due to critical illness). ‘Self-directed learning readiness in post-qualifying nursing students in the UK’

Higher Education Academy: Subject Centre for Health Sciences & Practice Festival of Learning Conference (2009)

Previous professional experience

Institute of Health Professions (previously School of Health), University of Wolverhampton: 1995 - Present

BSc Hons Specialist Clinical Practice - approx. 150 students, 14 specialist routes: 2006 - 2010

BSc Hons Long Term Care - approx. 50 students, 9 specialist routes: 2008 - 2010

BSc Hons Professional Studies in Healthcare - approx. 100 students: 2007 - 2010

 

United Midlands College, Professional Studies Tutor and Coronary Care Course Leader (ENB 124): 1993 - 1995

 

Worcester Royal Infirmary, Senior Staff Nurse, Coronary Care Unit: 1993 - 1995

 

Yeovil District Hospital, Senior Staff Nurse, Intensive & Coronary Care Unit: 1989 - 1993

 

West Suffolk District General Hospital, Staff Nurse, Intensive & Coronary Care Unit: 1986 - 1989

 

West Suffolk District General Hospital, Registered General Nurse Training: 1985 - 1986