Jennifer Deighton

Senior Lecturer in Healthcare Practice School of Health, Social Work and Sport

Jennifer teaches across a range of subjects for our sport and health sciences team with particular expertise in mental health and dementia. Jennifer qualified as one of the inaugural Dementia Practice Development Coaches in 2016 and is currently working towards her PhD exploring the experiences of healthcare professionals, people with dementia and their informal carers in the acute hospital sector. Jennifer is the course leader for our Advanced Certificate Collaborative Health & Mind Programme (CHAMPs) which is delivered from our Preston Campus.