Ms Debra Smith

Senior Lecturer - Course Leader Non Medical Prescribing

Email address: D.M.Smith@wlv.ac.uk Phone number: 01902 01902 518697 Location: City Campus Faculty: Faculty of Education Health and Wellbeing School/Institute: Institute of Health Areas of expertise: Non Medical Prescribing

About

Debra Smith is the course leader for Non-Medical Prescribing in the Institute of Health in Faculty of Education Health and Wellbeing. 

Research interests

 

  • Mentorship – staff nurses in community
  • Mentorship – for Non Medical Prescribing students

 

Membership of professional bodies

Registered Nurse: 83C1356E

Qualifications

 

  • BSc (Hons) Community Nursing (District Nursing) 1996
  • MA Education 2009

 

Publications

I have co-authored a chapter in ‘A Textbook of Community Nursing’ Hodder Education which was published  April  2012.

 

I have co-authored and updated a chapter in ‘A Textbook of Community Nursing’ which is due for publication in the near future. (2016 / 17)

 

I have undertaken an External Review for the proposed Certificate in Nurse / Midwife prescribing at Trinity College, University of Dublin.

 

I have been the External Examiner for Non Medical Prescribing at Canterbury University September 2012 - 2016.

 

I have been the External Examiner for District Nursing at Chester University September 2012 - 2016.

Previous professional experience

 

  • Staff Nurse Neurology Birmingham
  • Staff Nurse Intensive Care Dudley
  • Staff Nurse Community Nursing Dudley
  • District Nurse Team Leader /Practice Teacher Dudley
  • Senior Lecturer Primary Care