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Patricia Peebles

Lecturer in Palliative Care

Faculty/Dept/School School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership
(Faculty of Health Studies)
Telephone +441274 233080


Patty Peebles is a lecturer in Palliative Care with previous history teaching in both online and classroom settings. Prior to teaching, she worked for 28 years in the U.S. as a bedside nurse in women’s health, labor and delivery, intensive care, home and inpatient hospice and palliative care. Her doctoral project examined implementing screening for adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) in an urban mobile pediatric clinic. She is interested in trauma-informed education, Universal Design Learning, metacognition, and active learning to engage students in internally motivated academic success.


Teaching interests

Palliative and End of Life Care
Trauma-informed education and healthcare
Trauma Stewardship
Pedagogy of Nursing Education
Adverse Childhood Experiences

Professional activities

  • 01-JAN-19: Chamberlain University - Doctor of Nursing Practice
  • 01-JAN-16: Chamberlain College of Nursing - Masters of Science in Nursing
  • 01-JAN-88: Illinois Wesleyan University - Bachelors of Science in Nursing
  • 08-AUG-16: Goshen College - Associate Professor of Nursing
  • 02-APR-96: Northwestern Medicine - Staff Nurse
  • 31-MAR-89: United States Army Nurse Corps - Captain/ nursing
  • Hospice UK, Member
  • Sigma Theta Tau, Member


Peer Reviewed Journal
TitleA primer on traumatic brain injury for nursing faculty (2018)
AuthorsPatricia Peebles & Sydney Cruz
JournalJournal of Professional Nursing
Conference Contribution
AuthorsPatricia Peebles
AuthorsPatricia Peebles & Sydney Cruz
AuthorsPatricia Peebles & Sydney Cruz