Dr Veronica Maynard
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Dr Veronica Maynard

Honorary Associate Professor

Peninsula Medical School (Faculty of Health: Medicine, Dentistry and Human Sciences)

Role

Associate Head of School Postgraduate Medical Education, Peninsula Medical School, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry



Qualifications

1. BSc(Hons) Physiotherapy (2:1)

2. MSc Research Methods, Pass with Distinction, King’s College London, University of London 

3. Certificate in Teaching & Learning in Higher Education (LTHE) & SEDA accreditation, University of Plymouth

4. PhD in Medical Science, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter & Plymouth

Professional membership

1. Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA)

2. Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (MCSP)

3. Member of the Health Professions Council (HPC)

4. NICE Fellow (2014-17)

Research interests

Evidence-based practice and clinical decision making in the curriculum

Evidence-informed decision-making in healthcare: finding, appraising and integrating evidence into decision-making and service development in health and supportive care

Clinical Education Practice

Grants & contracts

Northcott Devon Medical Foundation grant of £4,800 awarded July 2002 for 'The differential effects of isokinetic and isotonic muscle stretch on spasticity resulting from cerebral lesions'. Principal Investigator: Veronica Maynard

Devon & Cornwall Workforce Development Confederation grant of £17,500 awarded July 2004 for Evidence Based Practice & Clinical Effectiveness: Does it Make a Difference in Practice? Investigators: Dr Jenny Morris & Dr Veronica Maynard
 
Centre of Excellence in Professional Placement Learning (CEPPL) Innovations Fund grant of £5,000 awarded April 2006 for 'Reflective Rounds and Getting Evidence into Practice'.  Applicants: Dr Jenny Morris & Dr Veronica Maynard

Centre of Excellence in Professional Placement Learning (CEPPL) Innovations Fund grant of £7,500 awarded October 2007 for 'The Use of Mobile Technology to Suport the Development of Evidence Based Practice Skills in the Clinical Setting'.  Applicants: Dr Jenny Morris & Dr Veronica Maynard 

TQEF Research-Informed Teaching Initiative £16,936 (October 2008-July 2009) for ‘Integrating health and sustainability into the healthcare curriculum using an evidence based approach’ (with Richardson J, Nichols A, Goodman B, Wade M, Green G, Thornton-Parr D, Hyland M)

Division of Medical Education (DME) Award (July 2012-13) for 'Integrating a model of shared decision making (SDM) and evidence-based decision making into the undergraduate curriculum at PCMD' (with Ayres R & Neve H)

Division of Medical Education (DME) Award (July 2017-18) for 'PA preparedness for practice' (with Hill A, Collett T, Brennan N, Rigby-Jones A, Cooper G, Cooper N)

Key publications are highlighted

Journals
Articles
Wooding E, Gale T & Maynard V 2019 'Evaluation of teamwork assessment tools for interprofessional simulation: a systematic review' Journal of Interprofessional Care , DOI PEARL
Simpson A & Maynard V 2012 'A longitudinal study of the effect of antarctic residence on energy dynamics and aerobic fitness' International Journal of Circumpolar Health 71, (1) , DOI
Simpson A & Maynard V 2012 'A longitudinal study of the effect of Antarctic residence on energy dynamics and aerobic fitness' International Journal of Circumpolar Health 71, (1) 17227-17227 , DOI
Nichols A, Maynard V & Richardson J 2010 'Climate change and communicable disease : what are the risks?' Journal of Infection Prevention 11, (5) 146-148
Nichols AT, Richardson J & Maynard V 2010 'Climate change and communicable disease: What are the risks?' Journal of Infection Prevention 11, (5) 146-148
Morris JM & Maynard V 2010 'Pilot study to test the use of a mobile device in the clinical setting to access evidence-based practice resources' Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing 7, (4) 205-213
Nichols A, Richardson J, Maynard V & Goodman B 2009 'Health, Climate change and Sustainability: A systematic review and thematic Analysis of the literature' Environmental Health Insights 63-68 PEARL
Morris JM & Maynard V 2009 'The feasibility of introducing an evidence based practice cycle into a clinical area: An evaluation of process and outcome' Nurse Education in Practice 9, 190-198
Morris J & Maynard V 2007 'The value of an evidence based practice module to skill development' Nurse Education Today 27, (6) 534-541
Maynard V, Bakheit AMO & Shaw S 2005 'Comparison of the impact of a single session of isokinetic or isotonic muscle stretch on gait in patients with spastic hemiparesis' Clinical Rehabilitation 19, (2) 146-154
Bakheit AMO, Maynard VA & Shaw S 2005 'The effects of isokinetic and isotonic muscle stretch on the excitability of the spinal alpha motor neurones in patients with muscle spasticity. , ,' European Journal of Neurology 12, 719-724
Bakheit AMO, Maynard V & Shaw S 2005 'The effects of isotonic and isokinetic muscle stretch on the excitability of the spinal alpha motor neurones in patients with muscle spasticity' European Journal of Neurology 12, (9) 719-724
Bakheit AMO, Maynard VA, Curnow J, Hudson N & Kodapala S 2003 'The relation between Ashworth scale scores and the excitability of the alpha motor neurones in patients with post-stroke muscle spasticity' J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74, (5) 646-648 Author Site , DOI
Maynard V, Bakheit AMO, Oldham J & Freeman J 2003 'Intra-rater and inter-rater reliability of gait measurements with CODA mpx30 motion analysis system' Gait & Posture 17, (1) 59-67 , DOI
Maynard V, Bakheit AMO, Oldham J & Freeman J 2003 'Intra-rater and inter-rater reliability of gait measurements with CODA mpx30 motion analysis system' Gait & Posture 17, (1) 59-67
Bakheit AMO, Maynard VA, Curnow J, Hudson N & Kodapala S 2003 'The relation between Ashworth scale scores and the excitability of the alpha motor neurones in patients with post-stroke muscle spasticity' Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery and Psychiatry 74, (5) 646-648
Morris J & Maynard V 2000 'Development and implementation of the MTutor on-line tutorial system for diploma level research students' Nurse Education Today 20, (8) 600-607 , DOI
Maynard V, Bignall S & Kitchen S 2000 'Effect of positioning on respiratory synchrony in non-ventilated pre-term infants' Physiotherapy Research International 5, (2) 96-110 , DOI
MAYNARD V, BIGNALL S & KITCHEN S 1999 'The effect of positioning on the stability of oxygenation and respiratory synchrony in non‐ventilated pre‐term infants' Journal of Clinical Nursing 8, (4) 479-481 , DOI