Nicola Drake

School of Health and Society

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Contact Details

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Current positions

Lecturer in Occupational Therapy


Nicola joined the University of Salford in 2021 as a Teaching and Learning Intern. She qualified as an Occupational Therapist in 1996 after gaining a BHSc with honours from the University College of Ripon & York St John. Nicola has also completed a PgCert at the University of Salford which focused on assessment and treatment of the upper limb. Nicola's clinical background is predominantly orthopaedics and rheumatology, with a specific emphasis on hand therapy and splinting.

Qualifications and Memberships


  • BHSc (Hons)
  • PgCert
  • NCFE
  • Level 2 certificate in Infection Control


  • HCPC registered
  • RCOT member