School of Community Health and Midwifery
Brook Building, BB324
+44 (0) 1772 89 5592
Subject Areas: Public Health, Physiotherapy
Joy is a consultant chartered physiotherapist with over 20 years’ clinical experience in managing multiple pathologies, with the last 10 years specialising in respiratory care as a Clinical Lead for Chest Medicine and Pulmonary Rehabilitation. Joy has worked across critical care, acute medicine and primary care and is passionate about empowering patients to self-manage effectively and developing health care professionals to support patients through their patient journey. Joy has worked for over 17 years as a guest lecturer at different Universities and for over 10 years in clinical competency training and clinical education within the NHS.
Joy currently works as a Senior Lecturer within the School of Community Health and Midwifery at the University of Central Lancashire where she specialises in anatomy and physiology, developing clinical skills, long term condition management, rehabilitation and research. Joy is the course leader for the Foundation Entry (FdE) in Counselling & Psychotherapy, Health & Social Care and Sexual Health Studies. Joy has a BSc (Hons) degree in Physiotherapy and is currently in the final stages of a PhD in Public Health.