After qualifying at the University of Manchester in 2001 and obtaining an MSc in Musculoskeletal Medicine at Middlesex University in 2008, Sharon successfully completed a Doctorate in Physiotherapy at Manchester Metropolitan University in 2016. She completed the reputable SOMM Fellowship in 2010, and has been a SOMM tutor since then.
Having worked in a senior position in both primary and secondary care in the NHS for more than 18 years, she has gained a wide spectrum of clinical experience. Sharon played an active and leading role in the NHS for many years. Her contribution to practice was recognized by several personal awards including the prestigious NHS Employee of the Year Award and several Education Awards.
Her research interest is in chronic back pain and injection therapy. She thoroughly enjoys the combination of her clinical, teaching and research role.