SEEK: Salford Environment for Expertise and Knowledge
Ms Michaela Barnard
Ms Michaela Barnard
postal addressMS 3.20.
email addressM.C.Barnard@salford.ac.uk
telephone0161 295 3811
Key Memberships
Member of School: School of Health & Society
From September 2011 to present.
From December 2009 to September 2011.
From December 2009 to August 2015.
Profile Summary

Michaela originally qualified as an adult nurse and following 3 years caring for highly dependent patients, gained 15 years experience in nursing children, young people and their families.  The majority of her clinical experience has been in Neonatal Intensive Care.  She spent seven years on NICU working as a Bereavement Support Sister part of her clinical time.  Michaela has worked in higher education for ten years, previously as a teaching fellow but now as a full-time Lecturer.  She is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Michaela's main research interests relate to support needs of parents following bereavement on a Neonatal Intensive Care Uni and she is currently a part-time Doctoral student.  Other research interest include the use of simulation to teach palliative and end of life care, sharing difficult information and grief and loss.

Key Presence
Conference Presentations
2017
Mar
2016
May
2016
May
2014
Jun
2013
Dec
2013
Jun
2012
Oct
2012
Mar
2011
Dec
2004
Apr
Honours and Awards
2012
Jul

Awarded £2000 for post graduate fees related to a qualitative interview based study 'Parents' experiences and perceptions of support needs following the death of their baby'

Memberships of External Bodies
2007
Jan

Fitness to Practice (Conduct and Competence Committee member).  Sitting approximately 20 days per year as registrant member of panels (due regard in child and adult fields).

Other Evidence of External Esteem
2010
Apr