Lyn joined the team at the UOC Simulation Centre in April 2018.
She is a Consultant Emergency Physician at Christchurch Hospital since 2016. She works both in the Emergency Department and in the University of Otago Simulation Centre as a senior lecturer.
She finished her medical training in Aberdeen, Scotland in 2003 where she worked until moving to Christchurch in 2006.
Lyn has a keen interest in medical education and is heavily involved in both departmental and interdepartmental simulation within the hospital setting.
She regularly instructs medical and nursing staff on a number of courses including CORE, PROMPT and Emergency Trauma Management and is a co-founder of the Christchurch Emergency Fellowship Exam Preparation course .
van der Griend, B., & Pugh, L. (2022, November). What you say matters. Panel discussion at the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM) Spring Symposium, Christchurch, New Zealand.
Pugh, L. (2022, November). Does civility save lives? Invited presentation at the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM) Spring Symposium, Christchurch, New Zealand.