Elliott Bird

Senior Lecturer, Physiology Lead

Faculty:Faculty of Medical Science

Department:School of Medicine

Location: Chelmsford

Elliott is Senior lecturer in human physiology with specialist interests in Virology, Clinical Assessment and Pharmacology.

Twitter - @elliottjbird


Elliott has been a Senior Lecturer at Anglia Ruskin University for three years, specialising in human physiology teaching and he joined the School of Medicine in August 2018. Prior to a career as a lecturer and academic, Elliott practiced as a Paramedic and as an Advance Clinical Practitioner.   

Elliott's focus is to push the boundaries of physiology teaching, engaging students with innovative practical’s and experiments to fully support learning of traditionally dry subject areas. 


  • PhD, Virology and Infectious Diseases, (currently studying).
  • Diploma in Mountain and Wilderness Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh.
  • PgCert Teaching & Learning, Anglia Ruskin University 2017.
  • M.Sc, Advance Clinical Practice, 2008.
  • B.Sc, University of Hertfordshire 2005.

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Fellow, Higher Education Academy.  
  • Member, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. 
  • Heath and Care Professions Councils, registrant Number PA22253.