Shabnam Sagar

School of Health and Social Care
 Shabnam Sagar



Dr. Shabnam Sagar, Ph.D. is Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing, School of Health & Social Care, University of Essex. Shabnam holds dual NMC registration in adult nursing and Mental Health Nursing with extensive experience as a Nurse Educator and registered nurse in clinical practice in diverse clinical areas. Shabnam is a passionate, dynamic, and innovative educator and a researcher. Shabnam brings global experience as a Nurse educator from India. • Regional Secretary (North-West region, Nurses League) for Christian Medical Association of India, C.M.A.I. (2011-2013) • Public Relation Officer to Health Minister, Punjab, India (2009-2012) Active Memberships o The Trained Nurses’ Association of India o Alumni Association of College of Nursing, CMC & Hospital o Indian Society of Psychiatric Nurses o Christian Medical Association of India o Royal College of Nursing, England Accolades: Shortlisted for National award (Care Registered Nurse Category) in November 2020.


  • Ph.D. Baba Farid University of Medical Sciences, (2020)

  • Masters in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing College of Nursing, Christian Medical College & Hospital, (2010)

  • BSc. Nursing College of Nursing, Christian Medical College, (2004)


Other academic

  • Assistant Professor, Christian Medical College & Hospital, College of Nursing (1/8/2022 - 30/6/2013)

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Fundamentals of Lifesciences (HS183)

  • Fundamentals of Lifesciences (HS220)

  • The Therapeutic Practitioner (HS245)

  • Consultation and Assessment (HS955)

  • The Therapeutic Practitioner (HS189)

  • The Therapeutic Practitioner (HS226)

  • Person-Centred Care 2 (HS187)

  • Person-Centred Care 2 (HS224)

Grants and funding


Evaluation of Dance Network Associations Dance on Prescription Programme

Dance Network Association



Southend Campus