Staff profile

Trudy Cowan


Branch Leader - Specialist Community Public Health Nursing- School Nursing

Subject

Nursing

College

College of Health, Psychology and Social Care

Department

School of Nursing and Professional Practice

Campus

Kedleston Road, Derby Campus

Email

T.Cowan@derby.ac.uk

About

I have been part of the Specialist Community Public Health Nursing team, since December 2008. As Branch Leader for School Nursing, I support this cohort of students academically and while out in practice. As a paediatric nurse my skills are also utilised within the ADNS, ECP and MSc programmes, with a focus on ensuring children issues are being addressed throughout all Nursing programmes.

Research interests

Parenting suppport of vulnerable families.

Qualifications

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