Staff profile

Sophie Gallagher


Lecturer in Diagnostic Imaging

Subject

Radiography

College

College of Health and Social Care

Department

School of Allied Health and Social Care

Campus

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus

About

I am a Lecturer in Diagnostic Imaging at the University of Derby.

Teaching responsibilities

I undertake teaching on both the undergraduate and postgraduate Diagnostic Radiography programmes, and I am the Module Leader for:

Additionally I am the Admissions Tutor for the MSc Pre Reg Diagnostic Radiography programme.

Professional interests

As a radiographer I specialised in cross sectional imaging, with a particular interest in MRI imaging.

I still work clinically 1 day a week.

Research interests

My current research interests are in the patient experience in MRI imaging and how this can be improved.

Membership of professional bodies

Qualifications

Recent conferences

de Witt, J and Gallagher, S. (2018) Trigeminal neuralgia: Imaging and the patient experience of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the brain: Findings from an on-line survey of patient experience of MRI imagingBritish Association of Magnetic Resonance Radiographers annual conference.

Experience in industry

I still currently work in clinical practice, in cross-sectional imaging. I have a specialist interest in MRI imaging.