Patricia Evans

Patricia Evans RGN, BSc Hons, MSc

Patricia Evans

Patricia M Evans
RGN, BSc Hons, MSc

Senior Lecturer, Adult Nursing

Department of Adult Nursing and Paramedic Science

Faculty of Education and Health

Patricia Evans is a Senior Lecturer of Adult Nursing in the Department of Adult Nursing & Paramedic Science at the University of Greenwich.

Patricia trained as a Registered General Nurse in Dublin in the Eighties. She took further education and training at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London, subsequently working there as a Specialist Ophthalmic Nurse then as Lecturer Practitioner developing and delivering ophthalmic courses at undergraduate and Master's degree level. She is a Registered Lecturer/Practice Educator with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.

She joined the University of Greenwich in 2010 as Senior Lecturer for a range of courses and programmes with a key focus on clinical skills provision. She has a special interest in resuscitation, moving and handling and intravenous cannulation/phlebotomy skills.

Patricia has a breadth of experience in developing and delivering bespoke skills provision and on-site courses for the NHS and other external partners.

Posts held previously:

  • 2004-10, Lecturer/Practitioner, Ophthalmic Nursing at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHSFT and City University
  • 2000-04, Lecturer/Practitioner, Ophthalmic Nursing at Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Trust and Thames Valley University
  • 1997-2000, HelpLine Project Manager at Moorfields Eye Hospital
  • 1994-97, Ward Sister at Moorfields Eye Hospital
  • 1989-94, Staff Nurse at Moorfields Eye Hospital
  • 1988-89, ENB course member at Moorfields Eye Hospital
  • 1987-88, Staff Nurse at Our Lady's Hospice, Dublin
  • 1987, Staff Nurse at St. Vincent's Hospital, Dublin
  • Senior Lecturer, Adult Nursing, Department of Adult Nursing & Paramedic Science

Patricia has a particular interest in skills acquisition and development, ophthalmic practice, and long-term conditions.

Cox, C.L., Gibbons, H., Evans, P., Withers, T. and Titmuss, K. (2011). HLA-B27 positivity: Associated health implications.International Journal of Ophthalmic Practice

, 2(1), pp. 39-44.

Evans, P. (2010). Ophthalmic Practice: the 'lived experience'. International Journal of Ophthalmic Practice, 1(2), pp. 80-84.

Cox, C., Gibbons, H. and Evans, P. (2010). Diagnosis and Treatment of Choroidal Melanoma, Cancer Nursing Practice, 9(6), pp. 12-7.

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Evans, P. (2009). Research paper: exploring the development and educational needs of ophthalmic advanced nurse practitioners and nurse consultants

, SOE (European Society of Ophthalmology).

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