Rob Kennedy

School of Health and Society

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Contact Details

Mary Seacole Room MS 1.62

Please email for an appointment.




Current positions

Programme Leader, Children & Young People's Nursing


A highly motivated and creative child health and nursing academic with a track record of delivering high quality teaching and learning activities that focus upon the health and well-being of children and young people. Rob has a broad range of knowledge and experience developed from working in children’s major trauma and critical care for over 25. Rob is currently studying a PhD (Child Health).


  • Child Health
  • Children's Nursing
  • Growth & Development
  • Critical Care
  • Tissue Viability
  • Complex Needs

Research Interests

  • Children and Young People with Differing Abilities
  • Autism
  • Complex Needs

Qualifications and Memberships


  • RN (Child)
  • BSc (Hons) Child Health
  • PGCE Teaching
  • MA Teaching


  • Fellow of the Higher Education Institute
  • Royal College of Nursing
  • Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health
  • British Academy of Childhood Disability