Clinical Skills Department

Our staff

The dedicated clinical skills team along with clinicians and nurses in the hospitals provide the practical skills teaching and support to students.

The staff members of the dedicated clinical skills team are:

Kristina Pollock MVB CertSAS PhD MRCVS PgCAP FHEA

Director of Clinical and Simulation Teaching

Interests - small animal surgery, small animal emergency and critical care, sepsis, clinical skills training for veterinary undergraduates, motivating learners and student engagement, simulation based medical education, resilience and wellbeing in veterinary medicine.

Caroline Mosley BSc, RVN, C&GCertVNES, DipMgmt (Open), BHS CCH, PgCAP, FHEA

Clinical Skills Department Manager

Interests – practical skill development, small animal, equine, exotics, simulation development and assessment of practical skills

Nina Tomlin BVetMed MSc MRCVS TQFE FHEA

Lecturer in Competency-Based Veterinary Education

Interests - problem-based learning, maximising assessment and feedback and the influence of mindset on learning.

Jane Brown BVM&S MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon for General, First Opinion Work

Laura Kidd BVMS, MRCVS FHEA PG Cert TQFE

Lecturer in Professional and Clinical Skills

Interests – internal medicine, diagnostic imaging, diagnostics, intravenous fluid therapy, emergency and critical care (ECC), wound management, drug calculations, interprofessional learning.

Diane MacDonald DipAVN(med) , RVN

Clinical Skills Teaching Fellow

Interests – development of small animal practical skills, nursing care of medical and surgical patients, holistic approaches to care, fear free handling and restraint.

Cath Gordon

Undergraduate Senior Class Technician