Allied Health Professionals - Students


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At NHS Ayrshire & Arran we take pride in the quality of the undergraduate practice education we provide. Students opting to come here for a placement will have an enjoyable, worthwhile and informative experience.

We currently have agreements with the following universities to take students for clinical placements:

This site also provides detailed uni-professional student information that will be useful for you to access prior to commencing your placement within the health board.

  1. Nutrition & Dietetics
  2. Occupational therapy
  3. Orthoptics
  4. Physiotherapy
  5. Medical Imaging
  6. Speech and Language Therapy

Should you have any queries or need more information, then please contact Ann-marie Anderson, the AHP Practice-based Education Facilitator for NHS Ayrshire & Arran. Ann-marie will be happy to answer your query or pass it on the relevant person. You can email Ann-marie as follows:


Key contacts within our board for undergraduate student education are:

AHP Practice Education Lead and Website contact

Ann-marie Anderson



Georgie Garrick

Occupational Therapy


Isabel Travers



Tracey Robertson

Medical Imaging


Fiona Ferguson

Georgina Howie




Hazel McWhinnie


Nutrition & Dietetics

Maureen Murray




Jane Niven














General information

General information

General AHP useful information relating to, accommodation, induction, evaluation and useful links can be accessed below:



Useful links: