- Postgraduate Office, John Bull Building, Plymouth Science Park
Miss Alice Inman
Lecturer in Postgraduate Education
Peninsula Medical School (Faculty of Health: Medicine, Dentistry and Human Sciences)
I am the academic programme lead for the MSc Global Health at University of Plymouth, Faculty of Health; Medicine, Dentistry and Human Sciences. I sit within the postgraduate team in the School of Medicine.
I have a clinical background as a Chartered Physiotherapist and have traveled and worked in Low and Middle income countries through out my clinical career. I have been based in Higher Education since 2015 and am passionate about supporting others in their knowledge, understanding and experiences of being a healthcare professional overseas. I still work clinically overseas with the charity Future Health Africa, who are a member of the University's Global Health Collaborative
I am a Fellow of Advance HE and a network lead for the Advanced HE connect group 'Authentic Learning for Global Citizenship'
MSc Environment & Human Health, University of Exeter 2014
Member of Chartered Society of Physiotherapists (MCSP)
Global Health Education
Key publications are highlightedJournals
Walpole, S.C., Mortimer, F., Inman, A.C., Braithwaite, I., Thompson, T. (2015) Explor-ing emerging learning needs: A UK-wide consultation on environmental sustainabilitylearning objectives for medical education. International Journal of Medical Education6: 191-200
Thompson, T., Walpole, S., Braithwaite, I., Inman, A,. Barna, S., Mortimer, F. (2014)Learning outcomes for sustainable health care. Lancet 384 (9958): 1924-1925
Advanced HE Teaching and Learning Conference 2.7. 2019. "Locally Global" - Immersive teaching of global health in a local context.
Inman, A., Barna, S., Thompson, T., Walpole, S., Braithwaite, I., Mortimer, F. (2014)Collaborative Curriculum Development: Preparing medical students to lead a sustainable healthcare system. Poster. HEA Awards, Disseminating Innovative Practice 1.5.14
Inman, A. (2013) In Perspective – Cold Comfort. Frontline 19(5) www.csp.org.uk/frontline/article/perspective-cold-comfort
Other academic activities
I have previously worked as a lecturer/ module lead with The Learning Institute on their Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care. I was the module lead for the 30 credit Level 5 Applied Biology module and short listed for a STAR award by the students in 2017.
I am an avid outdoors enthusiast. When not am work and probably to be found out on the sea in my little blue boat, or walking my dog on Dartmoor.
I continue as the lead physiotherapist for Future Health Africa and love volunteering my skills in Kenya.