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Lorna Campbell

Professional lead / Associate Professor

Faculty/Dept/School School of Allied Health Professions and Midwifery
(Faculty of Health Studies)


Lorna Campbell is Associate Professor and Professional Lead for Physiotherapy. After an 18 -year clinical career specialising in paediatric neurodisability she moved into full time teaching in 2006. Lorna was course lead for MSc Paediatric Physiotherapy and BSc Physiotherapy at Sheffield Hallam University and Course Director of Physiotherapy at Leeds Beckett University before joining the University of Bradford in 2022. Her teaching was focussed on paediatrics and research methodology.  

Lorna is Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Her key interest is in developing inclusive practice to enable students from diverse backgrounds to be successful physiotherapists. Her current doctoral work explores the whiteness of physiotherapy informed by the lived experience of people of colour.