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Mrs Sonia Kirby

Mrs Sonia Kirby

kirbys@lsbu.ac.uk

Adult Nursing

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I am a Registered Nurse with a background in Community Nursing as a District Nurse Sister. (Specialist Community Public Health Nurse). I then worked as a Modern Matron managing the community district nursing service.

In 2006 I joined LSBU as a Senior Lecturer in the Adult Nursing Department. I have held a variety of positions such as Lead Link Lecturer for North East London Foundation Trust, and Cohort Leader and I recently became Course Director for the Havering campus.

I teach a range of subjects to pre-registration students. My area of expertise are Clinical Skills, Public Health, and Health Promotion.

I am a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. My Masters is in Higher Education. I have also co-authored a book chapter 5: Professional Skills for Adult Nursing part 2, title of the book, Introduction to Nursing for First Year Students in 2019.

Courses taught

Adult Nursing - BSc (Hons)

Adult Nursing - PgDip/MSc

FdSc Nursing Associate (NMC 2018) (Apprenticeship)

BSc (Hons) Mental Health Nursing 2022/23

Children's Nursing - BSc (Hons)

Learning Disability Nursing - BSc (Hons)

MA Higher Education

Kent University

2016
2018
District Nursing

London Southbank University

1999
2000
Adult Nursing Dip Higher Education

Hertfordshire University

1994
1997