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Mrs Victoria Hewson

Head of Department

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Health and Social Work

Qualifications

  • BSc (University of Hull)
  • MSc (University of Hull)

Summary

Head of Department - Nursing

Victoria is the Head of Department (Nursing) within the Faculty of Health Sciences.

She is also the Academic Lead for Degree Apprenticeships within Health and Social Work and works across the Faculty supporting the development of Degree Apprenticeships.

Victoria is also a lecturer and academic support tutor on the Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care (Nursing Associate), BSc Nursing (Adult) Apprenticeship, Apprenticeship Assistant Practitioner (Health) and University Certificate in Health and Social Care Practice.

Victoria is a registered Dental Care Professional and has wide range of experience in dental and public health services.

Undergraduate

Academic Lead for Degree Apprenticeships.

Victoria the Academic Lead for Degree Apprenticeships within Health and Social Work and works across the Faculty supporting the development of Degree Apprenticeships.

Victoria is also a lecturer and academic support tutor on the Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care (Nursing Associate), BSc Nursing (Adult) Apprenticeship, Apprenticeship Assistant Practitioner (Health) and University Certificate in Health and Social Care Practice.

Victoria is a registered Dental Care Professional and has wide range of experience in dental and public health services.

Journal Article

Are the dental health needs of adults with illegal drug dependence being met by current service provision in the UK": a literature review

Hewson, V., & Wray, J. (2012). Are the dental health needs of adults with illegal drug dependence being met by current service provision in the UK?: a literature review

Research interests

Oral Health

Older People's Oral Health

Oral Health of Adults with an illegal drug dependency

Vulnerable adults

External examiner role

External Examiner

2017 - 2020

External Examiner

2017 - 2020

Membership/Fellowship of professional body

Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

2018 - 2018

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

2016 - 2018