Gemma joined the University of Suffolk academic team in 2021. She graduated with a first class degree in BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography and Imaging in 2015 from the University of Hertfordshire. Gemma is a Diagnostic Radiographer by background and before joining the university was a Senior Radiographer at her local hospital. Gemma has experience in general, interventional and dental radiography. Having a senior role allowed her to take on many responsibilities leading to a wide understanding of protocols, health & safety, risk assessments and safeguarding.
Gemma has always shown a desire to teach and was heavily involved with the students in her department by being a mentor, Education Liaison Officer for the University of Suffolk students, presenting tutorials and being clinical mentor to the Apprentice Radiographers.