Karina Orton

Clinical Skills Tutor

Faculty:Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine and Social Care

Department:School of Allied Health

Location: Chelmsford

Areas of Expertise: Paramedic science

Courses taught: Paramedic Science

Karina is a HCPC Registered Paramedic who is new to the role of Clinical Skills Tutor and maintains her clinical practice with the London Ambulance Service.


After graduating from University of Hertfordshire, Karina has continued to maintain her clinical practice with the London Ambulance Service. During this time she has taken on the role of mentor to students and new staff as well as completing a six-month secondment at St Joseph’s Hospice as a Clinical Facilitator. Karina is hoping to start her studies towards a Master’s degree in Palliative Care in September.

Research interests

  • Pre-hospital palliative care


BSc Paramedic Science


  • BSc Paramedic Science, University of Hertfordshire

Memberships, editorial boards

  • College of Paramedics