Melrose Stewart is a lecturer, Senior Welfare Tutor, Senior Tutor, Physiotherapy Quality Lead and Fitness to Practise Lead in the School of Sports, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences. She is also a Vice President of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy. Her recent and most ambitious project was her expert role in the remarkably successful Channel 4 television programme, ‘Old people’s Home for 4 year Olds’.
Melrose’s PhD focused on the topic of cultural competence in undergraduate physiotherapy education. She lectures in the topic at undergraduate and postgraduate and has a keen interest in the development of the subject within physiotherapy education and professional practice.
She has taught widely across curricula and has championed her interest in health promotion locally and on local radio.