Dickson, Diane

Diane Dickson

Senior Lecturer in Diagnostic Imaging
Department of Podiatry and Radiography
Diane joined GCU in 2012 as lecturer in diagnostic imaging following over 11 years’ clinical practice within the NHS. She was promoted to senior lecturer in 2018 and continues to work for the NHS supporting ultrasound service. Diane is an active member of the musculoskeletal rehabilitation research group and is currently undertaking PhD study with research interest in ultrasound tendon elastography. She develops, leads and contributes to a wide range of teaching and learning across programmes within the department of Podiatry and Radiography and wider School of Health and Life Sciences. Diane leads the education and training for the National Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm screening course and introduced the department’s first ever transnational education programme, in the United Arab Emirates. Diane currently acts as an external accreditor for the Consortium for the Accreditation of Sonographic Education (CASE) and is a member of the National Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm screening lead screener and workforce group.