Mrs Danielle Edge

Mrs Danielle Edge

Lecturer in Children's Nursing

School of Nursing and Midwifery (Faculty of Health)



Lecturer in Child Health Nursing (Education)


Commenced 2023 - PhD 
2021 - MA in practice education2016 - PGCE
2009 - BSc (Hons) Child health Nursing

Professional membership

Registered Children's Nurse: Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) 
Registered NMC teacher
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA) 

Roles on external bodies

International Editorial board for Journal of Child Health Care
Peer reviewer for Nursing Children and Young People Journal
Editorial development opportunity at Evidence based nursing journal 


Teaching interests

Modules in teaching team:
BSc/MNurs-  Human biology across the lifespan
MSc - Human biology and pathophysiology 
BSc/ MNurs - Applied Pathophysiology
BSc/MNurs -  Developing knowledge and skills for evidence informed decision making
Skills module across year groups

SPP702 project supervisor


Research interests

Student nurse experience
Student nurse journey
Attrition and retention in pre-registration nurse education
PhD student - topic exploring - Listening to Children, young people and their families to help shape pre-registration nurse education


Edge D, Gladstone N (2022) Exploring support strategies for improving nursing student retention. Nursing Standard. doi: 10.7748/ns.2022.e11914
Edge D, Davies K (2020) Biological basis of child health 8: development of the gastrointestinal system and associated childhood conditions. Nursing Children and Young People. doi: 10.7748/ncyp.2020.e1101http://https//
Edge D. (2020) Standing together with a united voice. Journal of Child Health Care. 24(3):335-337. doi:10.1177/1367493520945652

Omodele,D., Edge, D., Crawford, D. (2023) 'Sickle cell disease', in Clarke, S., Corkin, D. (eds) Care planning in Children and Young People's Nursing. Chischester, West Sussex: John Wiley & Sons, pp. 308 - 315
Presentations and posters