Skip to content

Dr Jackie Bentley

Senior Lecturer (Child Health)

Institute of Health & Society

Contact Details


tel: 01905 85 5565

Registered General Nurse

Registered Sick Children’s Nurse

BSc (Hons) Nursing

Post Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching


Teaching & Research

Teaching & Research

Teaching areas:

  • Child Health
  • Nursing
  • Evidence based practice/research

Research interests:

  • Pain and pain management
  • Child Health
Professional Experience

Professional Experience

A&E/trauma nursing
General Children’s Nursing
Ethics Committee
Multi-disciplinary learning group



Bentley J. 2002 The experiences of children attending Accident and Emergency with minor injuries. Unpublished Doctoral thesis. University of the West of England; Bristol.  
Bentley J. 2004 Distress in children attending A&E Emergency Nurse 12(4) 20-6  
Bentley J. 2005 Parents in accident and emergency roles and concerns. Accident and Emergency Nursing issue 13, pages 154-159  
Bentley J. (2011) Research Digest (chronic pain) Nursing Children and Young People 23(5) 10.   
Bentley J. (2011) On the Web (Web review on accident prevention and child safety) Nursing Children and Young People 23(8) 9. 

External Responsibilities

External Responsibilities

Child Health Nurse Researchers –UK
External examiner roles:

  • Research/evidence based practice modules for Open University
  • Dip/degree Child Health Nursing at Anglia Ruskin University

Membership of:

  • Higher Education Academy
  • International Association for the Study of Pain