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Chris Pritchard

Senior Lecturer

Institute of Health and Allied Professions

Staff Group(s)
Social Work and Health


Chris is a Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Practice and Emergency Care and is Course Lead for the CertHE in Ambulance Technician Practice. He teaches across all the paramedicine courses, with a specific interest in healthcare law and ethics, and palliative and end of life care.

Career overview

Chris has held a variety of roles prior to entering academia; In addition to consistently undertaking clinical shifts as a paramedic, he has worked in governance, investigating serious incidents and worked both clinically and as an educationalist within a specialist palliative care setting.

External activity

Chris holds a bank Clinical Practitioner contract with Derbyshire Health United.

In addition to his clinical work, he is a Fitness to Practice panel member for the Health and Care Professions Council.

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