Personal profile

Summary

I am a Teaching Fellow in Diagnostic Radiography & Medical Imaging and a Specialist Paediatric & Forensic Diagnostic Radiographer by background, with over a decade of clinical experience. I completed my Masters in Forensic Radiography in 2023 and currently co-direct the Portsmouth Child Death Immersion Programme. I am the vice chair of the UK branch of the International Association of Forensic Radiographers (IAFR). I also sit on the Society of Radiographers publication (Insight) (Formally Imaging & Therapy Practice) editorial board. In 2024, I became the Radiographer co-chair of the international guidelines for imaging in suspected child physical abuse (IGISPA) consensus group.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Master of Science, Forensic Radiography, Teesside University

10 Sept 201919 Jul 2023

Award Date: 19 Jul 2023

PgCert, Forensic Radiography, Teesside University

Sept 2019Jul 2020

Award Date: 1 Jul 2020

BSc (Hons), Diagnostic Radiography, University of Suffolk

Sept 2009Jun 2012

Award Date: 29 Jun 2012

External positions

Specialist Paediatric Radiographer, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust

Jun 2018Jul 2021

Child Life Volunteer, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

Sept 2016Jun 2018

Specialist Paediatric Radiographer, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust

Sept 2012May 2016

Keywords

  • RJ101 Child Health. Child health services
  • RA1001 Forensic Medicine. Medical jurisprudence. Legal medicine
  • QM Human anatomy