Researcher biography


· Registered General Nurse, Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia

· Bachelor of Nursing with First Class Honours, The University of Tasmania

· Bachelor of Nursing, The University of Tasmania

· Doctor of Philosophy, University of Tasmania

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

· Indigenous peoples' experiences of acute cardiac care.

Doctor Philosophy — Co-supervisor

· The psychological impact of in-hospital falls

Master of Philosophy — Co-supervisor

Research Interests

Health systems:

  • Emergency medical care: patient and system flow, workforce issues
  • Chronic conditions: patient self-management, respiratory conditions - cystic fibrosis
  • Patient and family centred care - paediatrics
  • Qualitative methodologies