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Ms Kumud Titmarsh

School: Allied Health, Midwifery and Social Care

Job Title: Senior Lecturer

Email: K.Titmarsh@sgul.kingston.ac.uk

Location: Penrhyn Road campus

Biography

Kumud began her education career in the late 1980s after practising for several years in radiotherapy departments at King's College Hospital and St Thomas' Hospital. She first joined the School of Radiography at Kingston & St George's as a senior lecturer in 1997, then in 2003 became research coordinator for the radiotherapy clinical trials portfolio at the Royal Surrey County Hospital before returning to the School in 2007.

She is currently deputy course director for the undergraduate therapeutic radiography programme, as well as leading the modules Introduction To Practice, and Radiotherapy And Oncology 2. At postgraduate level she is module leader for Oncology Practice.

Kumud leads the implementation of virtual reality learning in therapeutic radiography, is the assessment coordinator for the School of Radiography and clinical liaison tutor with the Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Trust.

She is currently a reviewer for the Radiography Journal and Journal of Radiotherapy in Practice, and external examiner for the University of Hertfordshire's undergraduate therapeutic radiography programme.

Academic and professional qualifications

  • Radiotherapy and Supportive Care (Postgraduate level module), University of Surrey
  • Leadership in Higher Education (Postgraduate level module), Kingston University
  • MA, Higher and Professional Education, Institute of Education, University of London
  • Higher Diploma of the College of Radiographers
  • City & Guild's Further Education Teachers Certificate, North East Surrey College of Technology
  • Clinical Tutors Certificate, Ipswich
  • Diploma of the College of Radiographers, King's College Hospital

Professional experience

  • 2008 - present
    Senior Lecturer, Kingston University & St George's, University of London
  • 2003 - 2007
    Research Radiographer, St Luke's Cancer Centre, Royal Surrey County Hospital,
  • 1997 - 2003
    Senior Lecturer, Kingston University & St George's, University of London
  • 1990 - 1994
    Student Teacher / Teacher, Royal Marsden Hospital,
  • 1988 - 1990
    Clinical Tutor, South East Thames Regional Radiotherapy Education Centre,
  • 1985 - 1988
    Senior II Radiographer, South East London Radiotherapy Centre,
  • 1982 - 1985
    Radiographer, King's College Hospital,

Research interests

Professionalism; teaching and learning in higher education; patient and public engagement in healthcare education; learning in virtual reality environments; use of activity theory in research; supportive patient care in therapeutic radiography.

Publications

Number of items: 7.

Article

Landeg, Steven J, Kirby, Anna M, Lee, Steven F, Bartlett, Freddie, Titmarsh, Kumud, Donovan, Ellen, Griffin, Clare L, Gothard, Lone, Locke, Imogen and McNair, Helen A (2016) A randomised control trial evaluating fluorescent ink versus dark ink tattoos for breast radiotherapy. British Journal of Radiology, 89(1068), p. 20160288. ISSN (print) 0007-1285

Jackson, Marcus, Pelone, Ferruccio, Reeves, Scott, Hassenkamp, Anne Marie, Emery, Claire, Titmarsh, Kumud and Greenwood, Nan (2016) Interprofessional education in the care of people diagnosed with dementia and their carers: a systematic review. BMJ Open, 6(8), e010948. ISSN (online) 2044-6055

Pelone, Ferruccio, Reeves, Scott, Ioannides, Andreas, Emery, Claire, Titmarsh, Kumud, Jackson, Marcus, Hassenkamp, Anne Marie and Greenwood, Nan (2015) Interprofessional education in the care of people diagnosed with dementia: protocol for a systematic review. BMJ Open, 5(4), e007490. ISSN (online) 2044-6055

Titmarsh, Kumud and Whiting, Cheryl (2008) Enhancing learning in the clinical environment. Synergy: representing radiographers, promoting radiography, 2008(December), pp. 24-27. ISSN (print) 1360-5518

Titmarsh, Kumud (2002) Language lab. Nursing Standard, 17(6), pp. 20-21. ISSN (print) 0029-6570

Conference or Workshop Item

Landeg, Steven, Kirby, Anna, Lee, Steven, Bartlett, Freddie, Donovan, Ellen, Locke, Imogen, Gothard, Lone, Titmarsh, Kamud, Griffin, Clare and McNair, Helen (2014) Breast radiotherapy: invisible tattoos for external references. In: NCRI Cancer Conference; 02-05 Nov 2014, Liverpool, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Titmarsh, Kumud and Doolan, Caroline (2009) Exploration of students’ first impressions of VERT. In: Annual Radiotherapy Weekend; 31 Jan – 01 Feb 2009, Brighton, U.K.. (Unpublished)

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