Amanda Jones-Harris

BSc, DC, MSc, DChiro, FHEA, FRCC (Ortho) - Senior Lecturer (Clinical Sciences)

Amanda is the Programme Leader for the MChiro (Hons) Master of Chiropractic degree and a Principal Lecturer.

Biography

Amanda graduated from the AECC University College with a BSc in Chiropractic in 1993. She was in private practice as a chiropractor for 10 years during which time she completed a postgraduate MSc in Clinical Chiropractic. In 2003 she returned to the AECC University College to take a full time lecturer post and completed a Professional Doctorate in 2008. She is experienced in teaching physical examination, research methods and evidence-informed practice.

Current Activity

As Programme Leader for the MChiro (Hons) Master of Chiropractic degree Amanda is responsible for the running of the programme. She is also a Principal Lecturer teaching mainly orthopaedics and rheumatology, supervises the treatment of patients in the student teaching clinic, teaches and leads units on postgraduate Masters Programmes and acts as a supervisor for MSc and PhD research dissertations.

Areas of Interest

Orthopaedics, rheumatology, clinical research methods, evidence-informed practice, reflective practice, professional practice, the healthcare role of chiropractors in the UK, educational research and programme management.

Qualifications

  • BSc (Chiropractic)
  • Diploma in Chiropractic (DC)
  • MSc (Clinical Chiropractic)
  • Professional Doctorate in Chiropractic (DChiro)
  • Essential skills in Medical Education (ESME) Certificate

Membership

  • Chiropractor registered with the General Chiropractic Council (GCC)
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Chiropractors Orthopaedics Faculty (FRCC Ortho)

Teaching

  • Lead lecturer in Orthopaedics & Rheumatology (MChiro years 2 and 3)
  • Unit leader of Diagnosis I (MChiro year 2)
  • Unit leader of Clinical Placement (MSc Advanced Professional Practice)
  • Joint unit leader of Professional Clinical Practice (MSc Advanced Professional Practice)
  • Unit leader of Autonomous Reflective Practice (PG Cert)

Contact details

Phone: 01202 436270

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