Alex Harvey is a physiotherapy lecturer specialising in the cardiorespiratory area. She is the module leader for the Level 1 and Level 2 cardiorespiratory modules.
Alex still works clinically at the Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust and specialises in critical care.
Alex's research interests are 'dysfunctional breathing/hyperventilation syndrome', 'physiotherapy management of bronchiectasis' and 'manual and ventilator hyperinflation'.
Alex is a senior teaching fellow at University College London. She is a course tutor for the MSc in Advanced Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy.
Alex is Exams Officer for the Brunel physiotherapy course.
Qualifications:MSC in Advanced Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy with distinction (UCL)
- Module leader for HH1606 Respiratory (Level 1)
- Module leader for HH2603 Critical Care (Level 2)
- Exams Officer for the Physiotherapy Division
- Senior teaching fellow at UCL (course tutor for MSC in Advanced Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy)
Teaching Interests:Cardiorespiratory physiotherapy
Newest selected publications
Corner, EJ., Zhang, X., Van Willigen, Z., Tatam, K., Camilleri, M., Monkhouse, A., (2021) 'Mixed methods evaluation of the impact of the COVID-19 ICU remote-learning rehabilitation course for frontline health professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic in the UK'. Journal of the Intensive Care Society, 0 (in press). pp. 1 - 7. ISSN: 1751-1437 Open Access Linket al.
Camilleri, M., Zhang, X., Norris, M., Monkhouse, A., Harvey, A., Wiseman, A., (2020) 'Covid-19 ICU Remote-Learning Course (CIRLC): Rapid ICU remote training for frontline health professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic in the UK'. Journal of the Intensive Care Society, 0 (in press). pp. 183 - 190. ISSN: 1751-1437 Open Access Linket al.
Jones, M., Moffatt, F., Harvey, A. and Ryan, JM. (2020) 'Interventions for improving adherence to airway clearance treatment and exercise in people with cystic fibrosis'. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2020 (5). pp. 1 - 13. ISSN: 1469-493X Open Access Link
Mansell, SK., Harvey, A. and Thomas, AJ. (2019) 'An exploratory study considering the potential impacts of high-fidelity simulation training on self-evaluated confidence of non-respiratory physiotherapists providing an on-call respiratory physiotherapy service - a mixed methods study'. BMJ Simulation & Technology Enhanced Learning, 6 (4). pp. 199 - 205. ISSN: 2056-6697 Open Access Link
Gruffydd-Jones, K., Keeley, D., Knowles, V., Recabarren, X., Woodward, A., Sullivan, AL., (2019) 'Primary care implications of the British Thoracic Society Guidelines for bronchiectasis in adults 2019'. npj Primary Care Respiratory Medicine, 29 (1). pp. 1 - 7. ISSN: 2055-1010 Open Access Linket al.