Lizabeth Halsey

School of Health and Social Care
 Lizabeth Halsey
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1702 328247

  • Location

    GB.2.62, Southend Campus

  • Academic support hours

    9:00-17:00 Thursday



Liz has spent 18 years in Primary practice as a Hygienist/Therapist; she has also worked alongside the Oral maxillofacial team at the Royal London Hospital. Liz is also currently a Clinical Educator working with undergraduate students on the Queen Mary outreach clinic in Southend. Liz expanded her role in education in 2012- joining the team in Health & Human Sciences as a lecturer at the University of Essex. Liz's primary interests are improving the teaching and understanding for students surrounding special needs groups. To improve both the Oral & General health care for these patient groups & to highlight the discrepancies in care available.


  • Dip. Dental Hygiene RLH

  • Dip. Dental Therapy RLH

  • Pg Cert UoE

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Access to primary care for special needs patients.

Quality of care for special needs patients.

Safeguarding issues pertaining to special needs patients.

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Personal Effectiveness (HS710)

  • Introduction to Oral Health and Disease (HS730)

  • Promotion of Oral Health and Prevention of Oral Disease (HS731)

  • Special Needs (HS733)

  • Health, Illness and Disease for Dental Practice (HS735)

  • Biomedical and Psychosocial Science for Dental Practice (HS736)

  • Managing Oral Care of Children and Adolescents Part 1 (HS742)

  • Comprehensive Oral Healthcare Part 1 (HS743)

  • Comprehensive Oral Healthcare Part 2 (HS747)

+44 (0) 1702 328247


GB.2.62, Southend Campus

Academic support hours:

9:00-17:00 Thursday