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Ms Gillian Leadbeatter 

Career Overview

  • Diagnostic radiographer for six years before qualification in medical ultrasound.
  • Sonographer for ten years, partly in conjunction with teaching radiographers who wished to qualify in ultrasound.
  • Course leader of the Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Ultrasound for six years.
  • Lecturer in Radiography.

Particular Interests

  • Ultrasound education.
  • How students learn anatomy and physiology.
  • Ultrasound use by veterinarians.

Outside Interests

  • Teaching and practice of SCUBA diving.
  • Ecology, particularly of the seas and seashore.
  • Animal welfare.