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Anneyce Knight

  • 01202 961787
  • aknight at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing
  • Bournemouth House B211, 19 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, BH1 3LH
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Anneyce Knight is a Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing. She has a substantial clinical background in nursing, having worked in a number of roles in the NHS, private and voluntary sector and, more recently, as a lecturer within Higher Education. She is passionate about the need for compassionate care, thereby enhancing the quality of patient care, particularly at end-of-life. Her primary research interests focus on Public Health and Wellbeing.

Prior to joining Bournemouth University, Anneyce was the Course Lead for the innovative Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care (clinical) for Associate Practitioners, a joint NHS and Southampton Solent University collaboration. Previously she was at the University of Greenwich where she held a number of positions including leading on the development of the BSc Health and Wellbeing, European Lead and Erasmus Co-ordinator for the School of Health and Social Care. She was a Credit for Learning Advisor, a role which involved providing support and development advice for organisations seeking academic credit rating for their training and education courses...




Journal Articles


  • Knight, A., La Placa, V. and McNaught, A., 2014. Wellbeing: Policy and Practice. Lantern Publishing.
  • Knight, A. and McNaught, A., 2011. Understanding Wellbeing An Introduction for Students and Practitioners of Health and Social Care. Lantern Publications.


  • Stachurová, D., Dobríková, P. and Knight, A., 2015. Ethical aspects of the care of hospitalized dying patients. Paliatívna medicína a liečba bolesti. Solen Medical Education.
  • Knight, A., Stewart, J., Rhoden, M., Mehmet, N. and Baxter, L., 2014. Blue Space and Wellbeing. Wellbeing: Policy and Practice. Lantern Publishing.
  • La Placa, V., Knight, A. and Knight, A., 2014. Wellbeing: A New Policy Phenomenon. Wellbeing: Policy and Practice. Lantern Publishing.
  • Knight, A., La Placa, V. and Schofield, P., 2014. The Wellbeing of Older People. Wellbeing: Policy and Practice. Lantern Publishing.
  • Knight, A. and Stewart, J., 2013. Long Term Care of the Elderly: a policy perspective (UK). Long Term Care of the Elderly. University of Paudabice.
  • Stewart, J., Rhoden, M., Knight, A., Mehmet, N. and Baxter, L., 2013. Margate’s private rented sector: delivering housing enforcement and family support in a seaside town. Effective Strategies and Interventions; environmental health and the private housing sector. CIEH and University of Greenwich.
  • Knight, A. and Khan, Q., 2011. Spirituality and Wellbeing. Understanding Wellbeing: an introduction for students and practitioners of health, social care and wellbeing. Reflect Press.
  • Beaven-Mark, K., Goddard, B. and Knight, A., 2011. Wellbeing and the Workplace. Understanding Wellbeing: an introduction for students and practitioners of health, social care and wellbeing.. Reflect Press.
  • Knight, A., 2009. Poverty, Inequality and Social Exclusion. Professional Practice in Public Health. Reflect Press.

PhD Students

  • Kate Beaven-Mark, 2013. Influence or Ignorance: An Analysis of the Influence of the Hypnotherapy National Occupational Standards on Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy Teaching and Learning, and Professionalism in the UK.

Invited Lectures

  • The NHS and Nursing, Catholic University, Lille, France, 15 May 2017 more
  • Wellbeing. Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
  • Nursing; Evidence-Based Practice; Leadership: the UK perspective. College of Nursing, Jesenice, Slovenia
  • Health Policy and the NHS in the UK. University of Baskent, Ankara, Turkey
  • 20The Health and Wellbeing of Young people in the UK. Université Catholique de Lille, France
  • 24 Apr 2014 more
  • UniversitéCatholique de Lille, France, 15 Jun 2015 more

External Responsibilities

  • Royal College of Nursing, Member of International External Reference Group
  • FINE UK, Minute Secretary
  • Univeristy of Bradford, External Examiner

Internal Responsibilities

  • Academic Advisor, Adult Nursing

Public Engagement & Outreach Activities

  • External Examiner, University of Bradford, Cancer and Palliative Care (2013 -)

Conference Presentations

  • Partners in Practice: Nurses Working Together Through Change RCN Education Forum Conference and Exhibition 2018, Assistant Practitioners: understanding and using students’ experience of undertaking a Foundation Degree to improve the learning experience for students, 20 Mar 2018, Newcastle Civic Centre, UK
  • Humanising Care, Health and Wellbeing, Promoting compassionate care: UK and Czech Republic educational case studies, 29 Jun 2017, Bournemouth University
  • Oncology Conference, Complementary Medicine and Cancer and Palliative Care: a UK perspective, 16 Oct 2015, Hotel Termal Vyhne,Slovakia
  • FINE EU Xth International Conference, European Collaboration: a transferable educational model to develop Compassionate Care., 24 Sep 2014, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lorraine, Nancy, France
  • FINE EU Xth International Conference, Assistant Practitioners: shaping the future workforce or changing nurses’ roles?, 24 Sep 2015, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lorraine, Nancy, France
  • NETNEP 2014, Reflective practice and its use in nursing education - the transformation of the traditional educational approach in the Czech Republic’, 23 Jun 2014, NH Conference Centre, Leeuwenhorst, Netherlands
  • 1st International Conference: Quality and Perspectives, Wellbeing Policy and Practice, 23 Apr 2015, University of Paudabice, Czech Republic
  • FINE EU Xth International Conference, International Collaboration: Palliative Care Education, 24 Sep 2014, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lorraine, Nancy, France
  • Healthy Communities; transforming lives through innovation, collaboration and participation conference., Using student experience cases to improve the learning experience of student nurses, 20 Mar 2015, Southampton Solent University, Southampton UK.

Consultancy Activities

  • 7th International Conference of Hospice and Palliative Care, Trnava, Slovakia., Conference proceedings. EAPC
  • Compassionate Care in Critical Care, Curriculum. University of Masaryk, Brno, Czech Republic.


  • Registered Midwife in Midwifery (UKCC, 1985)
  • Nurse Teacher in Adult Nursing (Nursing and Midwifery Council, 2010)
  • Registered Nurse in Nursing (General Nursing Council, 1982)
  • PGCE in Education (University of Greenwich, 1999)
  • BA(hons) in Literature and History (University of Greenwich, 1996)
  • MSc in Interprofessional Health and Social Care (Canterbury Christchurch University, 2005)


  • BSCH, Member,
  • CHNC, Member,
  • Higher Education Academy, Senior Fellow,
  • Royal College of Nursing, Member,
  • Royal Society of Arts, Fellow,


  • RCN Pain and Palliative Care Forum RCN Education Forum FINE UK
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