Nicola Tod

Senior Lecturer

Faculty:Faculty of Health, Medicine and Social Care

School:School of Nursing and Midwifery

Location: Cambridge

Areas of Expertise: Nursing and midwifery

Nicola Tod is a senior lecturer in child nursing at ARU, Cambridge campus.

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Nicola qualified in 2006 from the University of Nottingham with a Masters Degree in Nursing Science. Nicola started teaching at ARU in 2023 following several years of clinical experience working on paediatric wards, cardiac units, oncology, community care, PICU and Emergency Departments.

Nicola is also involved in teaching paediatric first aid to school and nursery staff, children’s activity providers, parents and carers and school children. She is passionate to educate as many people as possible in paediatric emergency first aid. 

Research interests

  • Paediatric Emergency Care
  • Patients/parents experiences
  • Children’s Nursing
  • Paediatric Mental Health


  • Child Nursing


  • Masters in Nursing Science, University of Nottingham
  • Supporting, Learning and Assessment in Practice: University of Lincoln
  • Caring for Patients along the Chemotherapy Journey: Thames Valley University

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Nursing and Midwifery Council