Marie Band

Apprentice Education Manager

Department of Apprenticeships & CPD

Contact Details


Joining the university in a new role as Apprentice Education Manager working in Three Counties School of Nursing and Midwifery. Marie's role supports the interface between the university and employers of apprentices completing the FDNA programme.

Marie has had an extensive career within the NHS prior to this, working in clinical and management roles within specialist general and mental health services.

For the last 5 years, Marie has led and managed projects across health and education in relation to increasing workforce capacity and quality improvement.

Teaching interests

Marie has been a visiting and associate lecturer and taught sessions specific to mental health modules.

Research interests

Specific interest in the parity between mental and physical health.

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • NMC

Recent Publications

  • Smith J, Griffiths L, Band M, Hird-Smith R, Williams B, Bold J, Bradley E, Dilworth R, Horne D (2020) Early Intervention in Psychosis:
  • Effectiveness and Implementation of a Combined Exercise and Health Behavior Intervention within Routine Care. Frontiers in Endocrinology, 11. ISSN 1664-2392