Dr. Lyvonne Tume

School of Health and Society

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Contact Details

Mary Seacole Building MS1.43

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Current positions

Reader (Associate Professor) in Child Health


Dr. Tume is currently appointed as a Reader (Associate Professor) of Child Health at the University of Salford. She holds honorary clinical contracts in PICU at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital and Manchester Children’s Hospital. She is the past nursing president of the European Society of Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care. She is the co-editor of Nursing in Critical Care and on the editorial board for Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.

Areas of research

Critical Care Nursing, Enteral Feeding and Nutrition, Weaning Ventilation, Clinical Care Practices, Evidence Based Practice


  • Evidence Based Practice

Research Interests

Any aspect of critical care nursing or critical care in general

Qualifications and Memberships


  • RN
  • RSCN
  • RNT
  • B Nurs
  • MSc
  • PGDE
  • PhD


  • PICS