Joyce Smith

School of Health and Society

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Contact Details

Mary Seacole Room 2.54

Please email for an appointment.

Current positions

Lecturer in Adult Nursing


Since qualifying as a registered nurse, Joyce's clinical career has been within the Adult Intensive Care Unit. The importance of recognising and responding to acutely ill patients, intensive care nursing and the support student nurses receive in the clinical learning environment has both informed and influenced Joyce's research interests. In 2006 she entered nurse education, Joyce is the Acute Illness Management (AIM) Champion for the University and in 2008 she introduced, organised and continues to facilitate the Greater Manchester Critical Care Skills Institute Course for third year student nurses. A member of the AIM Advisory Board for the Greater Manchester Critical Care Skills Institute.


  • Adult Nursing modules

Research Interests

  • Recognising and Responding to Acutely Ill Patients
  • Intensive Care Nursing

Qualifications and Memberships


  • MSc Practice Development
  • Advanced Diploma in Continuing Professional Development
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Education
  • BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing
  • Diploma Professional Practice in Nursing
  • ENB 100, ENB N41, ENB 998, ENB N31
  • City & Guilds 7307
  • Edexcel A1
  • GMOCN Clinical Supervision
  • EN, RN


  • Royal College of Nursing.
  • British Association of Critical Care Nursing (BACCN)