Foundation of Nursing Studies
Theresa is passionate about enabling nurses to flourish as caring, knowledgeable and skilled practitioners. As CEO, she is proud of the work FoNS has contributed to this along with advancing nursing and improving the care people who use services experience. Theresa has been a Registered Nurse for over 30 years, her work in the NHS spanned clinical nursing, nurse education and practice development and through FoNS she has been privilege to enable a wide range of nurse-led teams across health and social care practice to innovate and create more person centred cultures. Theresa is part of editorial team for the International Practice Development Journal and a member of both the RCN Nursing Advisory Group and the RCNi Editorial Advisory Board; she is also an Honorary Senior Research Fellow at Canterbury Christ Church University, UK. Theresa is regularly invited to speak locally and nationally on practice development, leadership and culture change, has judged numerous awards and in 2014 was named on the inaugural Nursing Times Leaders List, celebrating the most inspirational role models in nursing.