Meriel Chudleigh

Academic profile

Ms Meriel Chudleigh

Visiting Specialist
School of Nursing and Midwifery (Faculty of Health)

About Meriel

Meriel Chudleigh is a Lecturer in Prescribing 

Pronouns she/her
Previous academic roles: Lecturer of Adult Nursing for six years at the University of Plymouth Lecturer Practitioner 18 months combined Community Matron and Lecturer of Adult Nursing 

Meriel's 20+ year clinical background includes extensive experience in primary and community care positions.  These include key posts in cardiac rehabilitation, heart failure specialist nursing and community matron work with frailty and long term condition complex case management. 
Professional interests include digital professionalism, online communities of practice and Bioscience in Nursing Meriel is a Queens Nurse, an honorary title awarded by the Queens Nursing Institute (QNI) to support an ongoing commitment to quality person centred care in the community. 


  • Independent Prescribing 
  • Digital professionalism and e-health.
  • Advanced communication skills
  • End of life care particularly in people who have long term conditions and end stage organ failure.
  • Clinical supervision and lifelong learning.
  • Medicines Optimisation and pharmacology, human anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology

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