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Dr Jennifer Jones

Dr Jennifer Jones
Reader Physiotherapy

Summary

Jennifer lectures on the undergraduate and postgraduate courses within the Physiotherapy division at Brunel. She previously was the Director of the National Institute for Preventive Cardiology in Galway, Ireland, where she still works closely in its research, teaching and service innovation activities. She also continues to contribute to research outputs associated with the Irish Heart and Stroke Charity Croí in the areas of cardiovascular disease prevention and control.  She is a Past President of both the British Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation (BACPR) and the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Cardiac Rehabilitation (ACPICR). She is also an expert on the 'NICE - Expert Advisers for the Centre for Clinical Practice' and has contributed to NICE guidelines for secondary prevention post myocardial infarction.

In 2017 Jennifer was selected by the World Heart Federation as an Emerging Leader and with this cadre of experts collaborates, researches and contributes to the shared mission - "25 by 25" - Striving for a 25% reduction by 2025 in premature deaths from cardiovascular disease around the world.

Qualifications:

PhD, MSc, PGCertEd, MCSP, SRP

Newest selected publications

Cowie, A., Buckley, J., Doherty, P., Furze, G., Hayward, J., Hinton, S., et al. (2019) 'Standards and core components for cardiovascular disease prevention and rehabilitation'. Heart, 105 (7). pp. 510 - 515. ISSN: 1355-6037 Open Access Link

Journal article

Connolly, SB., Kotseva, K., Jennings, CS., Atrey, A., Jones, JL., Brown, A., et al. (2017) 'Outcomes of an integrated community-based nurse-led cardiovascular disease prevention programme'. Heart, 103 (11). pp. 840 - 847. ISSN: 1355-6037 Open Access Link

Journal article

Grove, TP., Jones, JL. and Connolly, SB. (2017) 'Cardiorespiratory fitness, oxygen pulse and heart rate response following the MyAction programme'. British Journal of Cardiology, 24 (1). pp. 25 - 29. ISSN: 0969-6113 Open Access Link

Journal article

McMullen, JM., Martin, R., Jones, J. and Murtagh, EM. (2016) 'Moving to learn Ireland – Classroom teachers’ experiences of movement integration'. Teaching and Teacher Education, 60. pp. 321 - 330. ISSN: 0742-051X Open Access Link

Journal article

Kerins, C., Cunningham, K., Finucane, FM., Gibson, I., Jones, J. and Kelly, C. (2016) 'Effects of an icon-based menu labelling initiative on consumer food choice'. Perspectives in Public Health, 137 (1). pp. 45 - 52. ISSN: 1757-9139 Open Access Link

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More publications(13)