Helen Sisson is a registered child nurse and health visitor who, prior to joining higher education in 2010, was a research nurse undertaking clinical vaccine trials in infants and children.
Her interests remain in child and public health, and she has developed a keen enthusiasm in vaccination.
Helen's teaching and research interests are primarily centred around public health practice, research methods and vaccination.
Her PhD investigated vaccination timeliness in preterm infants across the region.
Helen is also part of the Editorial Team for Evidence Based Nursing, having been awarded an Editorial Development role.
Helen's other areas of work include being an External Examiner for Bucks New University BSc Nursing (Child) and a Member of the FHS Ethics Committee and NHS REC Leeds West.