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Emeritus Sl. Ann Taylor

Biography

I moved from King's College London to the
University of
Limerick
in 2003 with the responsibility of establishing the Department of Physiotherapy and I was the foundation head of department until 2010. I have a long interest in the process of education, especially its delivery and evaluation, with a particular interest in Inter-professional education. My main clinical related research activity centres around cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation and I have been involved with several
UK
bodies in writing clinical guidelines for the management of people with cardiac problems.

Research Interests

Cardiac Rehabilitation;Chronic heart failure; Implementation and evaluation of Inter-professional education.

Professional Activities

Employment

  • 2010 Dept of Clinical Therapies, University of Limerick - Senior Lecturer
  • 2003 Physiotherapy Department, University of Limerick, - Senior lecturer/Founder Head of Department
  • 1996 Kings College London, UK - Lecturer in Physiotherapy
  • 1991 Dept. of Cardiovascular Med, University of Nottingham, UK - PhD student
  • 1989 Nottingham School of Physiotherapy - Senior Teacher in Physiotherapy
  • 1980 Liverpool Scool of Physiotherapy, UK - Teacher / Senior teacher in Physiotherapy

Committee

  • 2009 Health and Social Care Professionals Council,
  • 2009 Education committee, Health & Social Care Professionals Council/CORU,
  • 2006 Education committee of Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists,
  • 2006 Programme accreditation board of Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists,
  • 2005 Health Sciences, Southampton University, UK,
  • 2004 Royal Irish Academy, Life Sciences Committee,
  • 2001 National Institute of Clinical Excellence Guideline Development Group for management of Chronic Heart Failure,
  • 2001 Royal College of Physicians SIGN guidelines for Cardiac Rehabilitation.,
  • 1998 British Association of Cardiac Rehabilitation,
  • 1990 Sheffield Hallam University, UK,

Association

  • 2003 Member, Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists
  • 2002 Fellow, Institute for learning and teaching in Higher Education

Education

  • 1996 University of Nottingham - Ph.D.
  • 1988 University of Liverpool - M.Sc.
  • 1983 Open University - B.A.

Publications

Book Chapter

2009

Chronic Heart Failure
Taylor, AE; Cowie, A
Exercise leadership in Cardiac Rehabilitation for high risk groups: an evidence-based approach

2008

Cardiac Rehabilitation and secondary prevention
Taylor, AE; Bell, J; Lough, F
Physiotherapy for Respiratory and Cardiac problems

2001

Cardiac Rehabilitation
Taylor, AE; Bell, J; Lough, F
Physiotherapy for Respiratory and cardiac problems

Conference Publication

2013
2012

6th International Interprofessional Education Conference
Dancza, K; Warren, A; Moran, M; Copley, J; Rodger, S; Taylor, A; McKay, E

2012

9th COTEC Congress of Occupational Therapy
Warren, A; Dancza, K; McKay,E; Taylor, A; Moran, M; Rodger,S; Copley, J

2011

College of Occupational Therapists Annual Conference
Cahill, M; Warren, A; O'Donnell, M; Gowran,O; Taylor, A

2011

World Physical Therapy Congress
O'Donnell, M; Cahill, M; Warren, A; Gowran, O; Taylor, A

2011
2011

Bringing global perspectives to local action
Quillinan, B; McKay, E; Taylor, A

2007

World Congress Physical Therapy
Taylor AE, Thow M, Cowie A

2007

World Congress Physical Therapy
Taylor, AE; Thow, M; Cowie, A

1998
1998
1998
1998

The International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine
Taylor, SJ; Taylor, AE; Fogg, M; Foy, M

1998
1998
1997
1997

The International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine
Taylor, SJ; Taylor, AE; Fogg, M; Foy, M

1997
1997

The International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine
Taylor, SJ; Taylor, AE; Foy, M; Fogg, M

Other Publication

Peer Reviewed Journal

2014

My preference would be to be at home: Patients experinces of their Hospice at home care
McKay,E: Taylor, A; Armstrong,C
Journal Of Palliative Medicine

2013

Enhancing interprofessional student practice through a case-based model
Cahill, M,O'Donnell, M,Warren, A,Taylor, A,Gowan, O
Journal of interprofessional care DOI: 10.3109/13561820.2013.764514

2013
2013

Supervising role-emerging placements: creating opportunities for innovation
Warren, A; Dancza, K; McKay, E; Taylor, A; Moran, M; Rodger, S; Copley, J
Australian Occupational Therapy Journal

2013

Learning experiences on role-emerging placements: An exploration from the students' perspective
Dancza, K,Warren, A,Copley, J,Rodger, S,Moran, M,McKay, E,Taylor, A
Australian Occupational Therapy Journal DOI: 10.1111/1440-1630.12079

2013

The MAGPIE model: An interprofessional learning opportunity for therapy students.
Warren A, Taylor A, Cahill M, O'Donnell M
Journal of Practice Teaching and Learning DOI: 10.1921/175951511X661246

2003

A NICE experience
Hammond, R; Taylor, AE
Physiotherapy

2001

Reliability and responsiveness of the shuttle walking test in patients with chronic low back pain.
Taylor, SJ; Frost, H; Taylor, AE; Barker, K
Physiotherapy Research International

1999

Responsiveness of common outcome measures for patients with low back pain.
Taylor, SJ; Taylor, AE; Foy, M; Fogg, MA
Spine Journal

1997

A new objective method of measuring walking activity.
Taylor, AE; Hoodless, D; Savic, N; Cowley,AJ
Journal Of Biotechnology