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Catherine has practiced as an optometrist for over 24 years and has supervised in third year optometry clinics with many pre-registration students. Catherine's passion for learning, teaching and upholding excellent clinical skills has engaged her interest in the academic field and she now holds the position of Senior Lecturer in Optometry at the University of Central Lancashire. Catherine continues to work in practice on a Locum basis, for the GOC as a hearings panel member and as a CPD writer for the college of optometrists. She also examines for WOPEC in glaucoma and MECs.
2019 – current
2018 – current
2015 – current
Provision and development of blended and online learning modules. Curriculum development and lecture writing using a range of multimedia methods for online delivery.
Clinical lead for the Optometry clinic involving design, delivery and direct supervision of students. Module lead for “Optometric Principles and monitoring for eye health” module 5