Dr. Julia Downing


Professor Julia Downing is an experienced palliative care nurse, educationalist, and researcher, with a Ph.D. that evaluated palliative care training in rural Uganda.

She has been working within palliative care for 25 years, with 15 of those working internationally in Uganda, Africa, and Eastern Europe. She is an Honorary lecturer in the Department of Medicine.

Cardiff University
Honorary Fellow, 2016

Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
MSc Immunology, 1999

University of Wales College of Medicine
Nursing degree, 1991

Diploma in Cancer Nursing, 1994

Masters in Medical Science in Clinical Oncology, 1997

Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, 2000

PhD, 2006

Palliative Care
Nursing in Cancer Care
Director of Music
Over 20yrs

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