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Rosalie Barrett

Senior Lecturer

Rosalie Barrett

About Research



Rosalie qualified as a Physiotherapist in 2008. She has over 13 years of NHS clinical experience, working across both primary and secondary care.

Rosalie is also an independent prescriber. She is particularly interested in complex rehabilitation, long term conditions and focused on developing the AHP workforce to ensure their skills are utilised appropriately in today’s healthcare system.

Rosalie has continued to study throughout her career, and has completed two further Masters (Advanced Physiotherapy (MSc) and Clinical Research (MRes) – for which she was awarded an NIHR Fellowship).She is passionate about the importance of undertaking clinical research to improve clinical practice and ensure delivery of quality care.

She has presented at both national and international conferences. Alongside clinical practice, she starting her academic career in 2015 working part-time as a Senior Lecturer at London South Bank University on the Non-Medical Prescribing team, as well as the Advanced Clinical Practice MSc. She moved to St Mary’s University to teach part-time as a Senior Lecturer on the pre-registration Physiotherapy MSc in 2019.


Research profile

Publications are as follows:

Barrett R, Terry L. Patients' and healthcare professionals' experiences and perceptions of physiotherapy services in the emergency department: a qualitative systematic review. Int J Emerg Med. 2018 Oct 11;11(1):42. doi: 10.1186/s12245-018-0201-z. PMID: 31179912; PMCID: PMC6326147.

Cole, M J R., Barrett, R V., Mein, G. K. UK rehabilitation professionals' experiences undertaking short-term responses after sudden-onset disaster. International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation. Published Online:1 Jul 2020

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