Portrait of Mrs Teresa Benniman

Mrs Teresa Benniman

Associate Lecturer


Teresa became a registered general nurse in 1992 and has had a long career in Primary Care. She is a senior nurse within a large practice based in Gillingham, Kent with specialist qualifications and experience in chronic disease management, minor illness and women’s health.

She was also a commissioned officer in the Queen Alexander Royal Army Nursing Corp in the Army Reserve from 1999-2007, where she was a member of the medical training team. She was mobilised for active service in Op Telic, Iraq in February 2003, joining a close support medical regiment for a six-month tour.

Teresa qualified as a prescriber in 2014 and two years later started working for the Medway School of Pharmacy, initially for the Post Graduate team on the various prescribing and clinical skills modules but now also undertakes cardiovascular and respiratory teaching responsibilities for undergraduate courses.