Professional and Academic Qualifications

  • Fellow of Higher Education Academy, (FHEA), 2012
  • MA Higher Education Practice - route 1, (MA-HEP), 2012
  • PG (Cert) Clinical Education, 2011
  • MSc Advanced Musculoskeletal Practice and Research, 2011
  • Membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, (MCSP), 2002
  • BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, 2002

All Publications

Punnoose, A., Norrish, A., Pak, K.


Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy for Achilles and Patellar Tendinopathy: Meta-Analysis and a Systematic Review of the Literature,

in Journal of Physiotherapy and Physical Rehabilitation



article no. 1000124

Full Text UEA Repository



Pak, D., Pak, K.


Effectiveness of telemedicine in acute / emergency care settings versus face to face patient care: A systematic literature review,

in Journal of the International Society for Telemedicine and eHealth


article no. e14

Full Text UEA Repository



Smith, T., Postle, K., Penny, F., McNamara, I., Mann, C.


Is reconstruction the best management strategy for anterior cruciate ligament rupture? A systematic review and meta-analysis comparing anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction versus non-operative treatment.,

in The Knee



pp. 462-470

Full Text UEA Repository



Postle, K., Pak, D., Smith, T.


Effectiveness of proprioceptive exercises for ankle ligament injury in adults: A systematic literature and meta-analysis.,

in Manual Therapy



pp. 285-91

Full Text UEA Repository



Research Group Membership

I commenced the Doctorate in Education at UEA in October 2012 and I am currently researching the subject of international student experience within clinical, higher education.

I am currently a member of the 'PALMS' research group, based at UEA, looking at research into effective management for carpal tunnel syndrome.

Teaching Interests


Problem Based Learning Tutor for MB BS year 1

Teaching on MB BS Locomotion Module 2

International Student teaching

Previously teaching on BSc Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy programmes

Taught Post-graduate

MSc dissertation supervisor

MSc Clinical Education teaching

MSc Musculoskeletal Masterclass - hip / groin

Lecturer for pre-reg MSC Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy programmes (discontinued)

Administrative Posts

Senior Adviser for MB BS Year 1

Senior Adviser for MB BS International Students.

Personal Adviser to MB BS Students