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Dr Jenni Naisby

Assistant Professor

Department: Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation

I am a physiotherapist and Lecturer, with an interest in pain management. My interest was developed through working clinically and completing a PhD in this area. I have experience of working as a physiotherapist in outpatient musculoskeletal settings within the NHS and private practice. I currently teach on the BSc (Hons) and MSc Pre Registration Physiotherapy programmes and supervise undergraduate, MSc, Professional Doctorate and PhD projects.  

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Coach Lane Campus

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  • Coproduction and Usability of a Smartphone App for Falls Reporting in Parkinson Disease, Wales, J., Moore, J., Naisby, J., Ratcliffe, N., Barry, G., Amjad, A., Godfrey, A., Standerline, G., Webster, E., Morris, R. 27 Jun 2023, In: Physical Therapy
  • Does acupuncture improve overactive bladder symptoms? A protocol for a qualitative study to explore patient experiences of receiving acupuncture for OAB symptoms, Hargreaves, K., Naisby, J., Barry, G., Baker, K. 1 Mar 2023, In: Continence Reports
  • Exercise Perceptions and Experiences in Adults with Crohn's Disease Following a Combined Impact and Resistance Training Program: A qualitative study, Jones, K., Naisby, J., Baker, K., Tew, G. 1 Apr 2023, In: Crohn's and Colitis 360
  • Yoga and Multiple Sclerosis: Maintaining engagement in physical activity, Naisby, J., Wilson-Menzfeld, G., Baker, K., Morris, R., Robinson, J., Barry, G. 19 Jul 2023, In: PLoS One
  • A survey of people with Parkinson’s and their carers: The management of pain in Parkinson’s, Naisby, J., Amjad, A., Ratcliffe, N., Yarnall, A., Rochester, L., Walker, R., Baker, K. 1 Jul 2022, In: Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology
  • International, multi-disciplinary, cross-section study of pain knowledge and attitudes in nursing, midwifery and allied health professions students., Mankelow, J., Ryan, C., Taylor, P., Casey, M., Naisby, J., Thompson, K., McVeigh, J., Seenan, C., Cooper, K., Hendrick, P., Brown, D., Gibson, W., Travers, M., Kennedy , N., O'Riordan, C., Martin, D. 1 Dec 2022, In: BMC Medical Education
  • Understanding Caregiver Strain in Parkinsonism—A Mixed Methods Approach, Hand, A., Oates, L., Gray, W., Dismore, L., Baker, K., Naisby, J., Walker, R. 1 May 2022, In: Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Yoga provision for individuals living with Multiple Sclerosis: Is the future online?, Wilson-Menzfeld, G., Naisby, J., Baker, K., Morris, R., Robinson, J., Barry, G. 29 Apr 2022, In: PLoS One
  • Patient perspectives of vigorous intensity aerobic interval exercise prehabilitation prior to radical cystectomy: a qualitative focus group study, Banerjee, S., Semper, K., Skarparis, K., Naisby, J., Lewis, L., Cucato, G., Mills, R., Rochester, M., Saxton, J. 10 Apr 2021, In: Disability and Rehabilitation
  • SupPoRtive Exercise Programmes for Accelerating REcovery after major ABdominal Cancer surgery trial (PREPARE-ABC): Study protocol for a multicentre randomized controlled trial, Hernon, J., Saxton, J., Jones, M., Howard, G., Swart, A., Clark, A., Stirling, S., Turner, D., Murdoch, J., Nortje, J., Bach, S., Fearnhead, N., Din, F., Stephens, A., Lund, J., Tou, S., Kelly, S., Ziprin, P., Dennis, R., Smart, N., Roxburgh, C., Simpson, A., Mishra, A., Knight, K., Dresser, K., Wordley, A., Thomas, L., Pond, M., Colles, A., West, C., Goodall, K., Kirk, R., Harden, G., Varley, A., McCulloch, J., Naisby, J., Baker, K. 1 Oct 2021, In: Colorectal Disease

  • Physiotherapy PhD June 25 2015
  • Physiotherapy BSc (Hons) June 30 2010
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2015
  • Information not provided Health & Care Professional Council (HCPC) 2014
  • Information not provided Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) 2013

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