Ms Fiona Ramsay
Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing
School of Nursing and Midwifery (Faculty of Health)
Programme Lead, MSc Advanced Professional Practice (Nursing and Midwifery Professions)
Practice Development Team Academic Lead (Mental Health), Cornwall
Lecturer - Mental Health Nursing
I grew up in Cornwall and trained as a learning disabilities nurse in Surrey and a mental health nurse in London. I have practiced in the UK, Australia and Canada as a clinical nurse educator, clinical nurse specialist, health services manager, nursing regulator and university lecturer. My clinical practice has primarily been in rural and remote community health services. I joined the University of Plymouth in 2019.
My interests include:
- Parity of esteem for mental and physical health
- Health promotion and health inequalities related to people with learning disabilities and/or mental health
- Clinical governance, including risk management, patient safety, and quality improvement
- Policy development to support nursing education
Teaching on undergraduate, postgraduate and nursing associate programs with a special interest in online teaching, health promotion, mental health and learning disability.