Thursday, 23 November 2017
Room 153, Dept. of General Practice & Rural Health, 55 Hanover Street, Dunedin
Currently Professor of Nursing at Massey University, New Zealand and Executive Director of the New Zealand College of Nurses. Aotearoa (NZ). Holds clinical postgraduate qualifications in oncology and cardiovascular nursing and in counselling. Has conducted extensive research and publication in the areas of primary health services, development of the Nurse Practitioner role and long-term condition management. Has completed over 80 peer-reviewed publications in nursing, medical and health journals. Former member of the Ministerial Taskforce on Nursing, the Primary Health Care Advisory Council to the Minister of Health, the Nurse Practitioner Development and Employment group for the Minister of Health. Currently chairing the Governance Group overseeing the Nursing Workforce Program for Health Workforce New Zealand and Chair of the NZ National Nurse Leaders Group. Awarded a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the Queen’s Birthday Honours, 2000.