Dr Michelle Hennelly
MSC Programme Director
Dr Hennelly is the MSc Programme Director for the MSc in Clinical Optometry and MSc in Advanced Ophthalmic Nurse Practitioner (Health and Social Care). Following her pre-registration year at Moorfields Eye Hospital, she completed her PhD at City, University of London in 2002. Dr Hennelly is a Fellow of the College of Optometrists and a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
During her time at City, she has been a Clinical supervisor, Contact Lens Referral Clinic Co-ordinator and Practitioner, UG Year 2 Clinical Skills teacher, MSc and UG dissertation supervisor and UG year 3 lecturer in Eye Disease and Therapeutics. She is currently the co-Module Lead of PG Principles of Therapeutics, Principles of Prescribing, Independent Prescribing, Clinical Management Guidelines and Advanced Ophthalmic Techniques. She is also the VISION 2020 Curriculum Director and has contributed to the development of current eye care curriculums in various African countries.
She is a member of Editorial Board of Community Eye Health and is currently the Consultant Editor for the Community Eye Health journal. Dr Hennelly is a member of various advisory boards, including the GOC and the College of Optometrists