Deirdre is a Respiratory Nurse Specialist at The Ixworth Surgery, Suffolk. She is passionate about providing evidence-based care for people with respiratory conditions and their families and is a non-medical prescriber.
She is experienced in providing respiratory training for healthcare professionals in Suffolk and around the country; working for individual practices, charities and pharmaceutical companies.
A committee member with the Suffolk Respiratory Group (who are affiliated to PCRS-UK), she is committed to providing respiratory training to raise the quality of care for people living with respiratory conditions.
Deirdre is also on the PCRS-UK Respiratory Clinical Leadership Programme Board, which offers a rolling 3-year programme of workshops to help give Healthcare Professionals the tools, knowledge and skills to enable improved care for patients with respiratory disease.