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Jennifer Deighton

Lecturer in Healthcare Practice
School of Sport and Health Sciences


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 training needs of allied health professionals within the general hospital sector. Jennifer is the course leader for our BSc (Hons) Physical Activity, Health and Wellbeing which is delivered from our Burnley Campus.