Staff profile

Lisa Ledger


Head of Occupational Therapy/Deputy Head of Therapeutic Practice

Subject

Occupational Therapy

College

College of Health and Social Care

Department

School of Allied Health and Social Care

Campus

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus

Email

l.ledger@derby.ac.uk

About

I am Head of Occupational Therapy at the University of Derby.

Teaching responsibilities

I am a Guest Lecturer on a variety of teaching programmes, primarily around wheelchairs, seating and pressure ulcer prevention.

Professional interests

  • Specialist seating
  • Posture management
  • Wheelchairs and tissue viability
  • Models of integration
  • Pressure ulcer prevention

Research interests

Membership of professional bodies

Qualifications

Recent conferences

EPUAP - Rome International Conference

The OT Show

Experience in industry

Involvement in a variety of collaborative projects, particularly around equipment provision and community.

Additional interests and activities

I enjoy running and swimming

Recent publications

PMG Journal

OT News