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Maureen Brennan

Senior Lecturer Medical Education

School of Medicine

Harrington, HA110

+44 (0) 1772 89 4934

mbrennan8@uclan.ac.uk

Maureen is admissions lead for the MBBS programme at UCLan and leads the MSc Medical Education. She is also involved in teaching on the Evidence Based Practice of Medicine Module for the MBBS programme.  Maureen’s research interests include communities of learning on online environments. She is a registered nurse and health visitor and a registered nurse teacher. Maureen is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

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Maureen is admissions lead for the MBBS programme at UCLan and leads the MSc Medical Education. She is also involved in teaching on the Evidence Based Practice of Medicine Module for the MBBS programme.  Maureen has extensive experience as a medical educator and has led many post graduate medical programmes most recently in Public Health. She is a registered general nurse and health visitor and a registered nurse teacher. Maureen is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Maureen is currently studying for a Doctorate in Education, exploring assessment in the online learning environment.

Qualifications

  • MSc Community Nursing Practice: Institute of Advanced Nursing Education 2000
  • BSc (Hons) Health and Social Studies, Open University, 1993

Publications

Soobrah R, Brennan M, Alinier G, Cameron L. (2009) Using high-fidelity patient simulation to teach physician assistant (PA) students. Poster presented orally at the 15th annual meeting of the Society in Europe for Simulation Applied to Medicine. Mainz, Germany, 11-13 June 2009

Brennan M and Al Dakhoul S. (2014) Antibiotics misuse and resistance: review of some Middle East-related issues and important tips for researchers. Submitted for Publication to the Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal

Acciavatti T, Brennan M, Chinosi E, Corbo M, di Gionantonio M, Knight J and Lupi M (2016) Sudden death linked to antipsychotics: are we really  preventing? Research and Advances in Psychiatry 3(3) 74-76

Memberships

  • RGN, RHV, RNT, Nursing and Midwifery Council
  • Senior Fellow, Higher Education Council

Research Activities

  • Educational Pedagogy for Online Learning, Assessment in Higher Education

Teaching activities

  • Evidence Based Medicine, Medical Education, Public Health