Loraine Derbyshire

Senior Lecturer / Practitioner

School of Health Sciences

Brook Building, BB426

+44 (0) 1772 89 3618

Full Profile

The majority of Loraine's qualified years have been spent working in oncology, malignant and non malignant haematology and bone marrow transplantation in hospitals in the south of England and the North West. Loraine joined the University 10 years ago. She was a founder member and Chair of the North West Haematology Nurses Group.

Currently she works a split week two days in the University and three days in clinical practice as a clinical nurse specialist in malignant and non-malignant haematology.



PGDip Nursing

Cert HE


LoraineĀ is module leader for the following modules:

NP3507 Loss in Professional Practice

NP3905 Loss in Professional Practice e-Learning

NU3641 Treatment and Care Haematological Disease

NU3644 Cancer, Cancer Treatment and Symptom Management

External Activities

Loraine's main areas of interest are supportive care in haematological conditions and developing patient focused nurse led clinics within haematology.