Professor Vanessa Taylor


Individual Partner: Professor Vanessa Taylor Deputy Head of Nursing, Midwifery and Professional Programmes/Chair in Teaching and Learning, University of York

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Brief Description of Work: I am an experienced academic leader, lecturer and practitioner in health education and the fields of cancer and palliative care nursing and education. Developing from my clinical roles in cancer, palliative and end-of-life care, my academic career has focused on pedagogy, curriculum design and delivery, leading quality assurance and enhancement, and promoting scholarship in teaching and learning. As a teaching and scholarship focused academic, my work includes: cancer, palliative and end-of-life care and education; evaluation of education including impact of education on workforce development and clinical practice; biosciences in the nursing curriculum, curriculum development, teaching and learning enhancement.

Key Words: Resident in: UK Working in: UK; Area(s) of Interest in VBP: Education, Management, Meeting/ASS (Advanced Studies Seminar), Policy/Commissioning, Policy/Nursing, Publications/CUP series, Publication, Research/philosophy, Research], Services/person-centered, Services/teamwork; Related Area(s) of Interest: Communication skills, Decision theory, Evidence-based practice, Ethics, Health economics, Medical humanities/[please specify, eg art, literature, etc], Regulation, Law, Nursing; Area(s) of healthcare expertise: Nursing, Cancer, Palliative and End of Life Care

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