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Ms Judith Curtis

School: Allied Health, Midwifery and Social Care

Job Title: Senior Lecturer

Email: Judi.Curtis@sgul.kingston.ac.uk

Phone: 02084172504 07769573800

Location: TB408 Penhryn Rd

Biography

Judi joined Kingston & St George's in 2007 following a successful career as a senior radiographer spanning organisations from Harley Street to a range of London NHS hospitals. She has been involved in the education and training of medical and healthcare staff for the NHS Breast Screening Programme since its inception in 1986.

She is currently the course director for the Foundation Degree in Breast Imaging, aimed at assistant practitioners in the NHS Breast Screening Programme. She also teaches on, and is a module leader for, the MSc Breast Evaluation and the MSc Medical Imaging (Mammography) programmes.

Judi is an accreditor and assessor for the Society and College of Radiographers, an external examiner for the University of Salford's MSc/PgDip/PgCert in Advanced Practice, an external examiner for University College Dublin's Graduate Cert/MSc Mammography and a committee member of the Breast Focus Special Interest Group.

Academic and professional qualifications

  • Senior Fellow, Higher Education Academy
  • PgCert, Mammography, The College of Radiographers
  • MSc, Behavioural Biology and Healthcare,, University of Surrey
  • Higher Education Teacher's Diploma, , The College of Radiographers
  • Diploma, , The College of Radiographers

Professional experience

  • 2007 - present
    Senior Lecturer,, Kingston University and St. George's, University of London
  • 1988 - present
    Senior Teacher - NHSBSP The Jarvis centre,
  • 1991 - 2010
    Senior Radiographer - Parkside Hospital,
  • 1983 - 1991
    Senior Radiographer/Lecturer The Middlesex Hospital,
  • 1980 - 1983
    Senior Radiographer St Georges Hospital,
  • 1976 - 1980
    Radiographer , Harley St (private practice)

Professional registration and membership

  • Member, College of Radiographers
  • Registered with, Health Care Professions Council

Research interests

The role of assistant practitioners in breast screening; Extension of the scope of practice for assistant practitioners. Design and implementation of a national protocol for imaging the augmented breast Standardisation of image quality assessment in breast imaging.