Maria Parry

  • Academic Manager - Bachelor of Nursing
  • Faculty of Life Sciences and Education
Maria Parry

About Me

I am Academic Manager Nursing and Course Leader for the BN/BSc Nursing Programmes (Inc Flexible).

I am a regular reviewer for an International Palliative Care Journal 

I have worked at the University since 2001, previous to this I was a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Palliative Care. I worked in Specialist Palliative Care since 1996. in varied roles from hospice sister, community and acute hospital roles. 

Recently authored a chapter on Care after death 

Recently commenced my PHD looking at Graduate Nurses Experiences of dealing with end of life care - A cross field study. 

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Skills And Qualifications

  • Distance education development


  • Walking, Cycling & Cake


  • Death, Dying and End of Life
  • loss
  • Bereavement
  • Talking about Death & Dying
  • Graduate preparation

Publications And Past Projects

  • Simulation and end of life
  • Death Cafe
  • Departure Lounge Project
  • Student nurse experiences of their first death
  • Hard Choices - Treatment decisions in lung cancer
  • Palliation Resource Scheme
  • Adaptation Programme Development