Senior Lecturer in Speech and Hearing Sciences
Queen Margaret University
Dr Christine De Placido is a Senior Lecturer in Speech and Hearing Sciences at Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh. Prior to entering academia 12 years ago she was a Principal Clinical Scientist and Head of Services in NHS Fife, with 30 years of experience as a clinician in the NHS. She is also a qualified counsellor and Registered Hearing Aid Dispenser.
She has also held several professional body roles serving as Vice Chair, Honorary Secretary and Education and Training Secretary for BAAT, Programme Committee Chair (BSA) and Lead Editor of BSA News and Board Director for Education Accreditation and Registration, BAA.
She has a particular interest in Education and Training in the Health Sciences and sits on the AHCS Education Training and Professional Standards Committee and the Professional Group Lead and Professional Council Committees.