Nursing and Midwifery


Alfred Deakin Professor Mari Botti (AM)

Coronary care nursing and pain management, patient participation in health care, patient safety and quality care, pain management, clinical handover and professional communication, clinical decision making.

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Alfred Deakin Professor Maxine Duke

Hospital in the home, care delivery models, home care, teaching and learning, clinical learning.

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Alfred Deakin Professor Tracey Bucknall

Clinical decision making, evidence-based practice, knowledge translation, patient safety and risk management, pain management, acute and critical care nursing.

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Professor Julie Considine

Evidence-based practice, clinical decision making, clinical risk management, health workforce, health service delivery systems, nursing education, emergency nursing and triage.

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Professor Judy Currey

Critical care including heart and lung transplantation, nursing practices and health technologies that impact patient outcomes, medication quality and risk management.

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Professor Andrea Driscoll

Cardiovascular disease, cardiac nursing, workforce issues, coronary care nursing, quality of care and patient safety, chronic disease management, health service delivery and cost-effectiveness of nursing interventions.

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Professor Alison Hutchinson

Translation of evidence into practice (knowledge translation/research utilisation), quality of care and patient safety, organisational context and interprofessional interaction/collaboration, use of qualitative and quantitative methods.

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Professor Trish Livingston

Cancer, palliative care and psychosocial outcomes, evidence-based practice and chronic disease, public health, physical activity, chronic disease and psychosocial outcomes.

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Professor Elizabeth Manias

Medication management, medication adherence, medication safety, consumer participation in health care, communication processes in health care and the ways in which communication relates to adverse events.

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Professor Nikki Phillips

Evidence-based practice, acute care nursing, enteral tube management, clinical education.

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Professor Bodil Rasmussen

Diabetes, chronic illness in young people, psychosocial aspects of living with chronic illness, patient participation in health care, patient safety and quality care, pain management, clinical handover and professional communication, clinical decision making.

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Associate Professor Helen Forbes

Nursing education, teamwork, quality and risk management, translation of evidence into practice.

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Associate Professor Ana Hutchinson

Chronic disease management (respiratory and cardiac disease), infection prevention and management, antimicrobial stewardship, ambulatory and critical care management of respiratory disease, respiratory and infectious diseases epidemiology, sepsis, pharmacology and advanced practice roles for nurses.

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Associate Professor Lauren McTier

Understanding the role patients play in improving the quality and safety of health care, patient participation in various aspects of acute care including pain management, ward rounds and discharge planning, effective clinical learning strategies and clinical teaching attributes.

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Associate Professor Pat Nicholson

Cultural competence, nursing education, postoperative adverse events related to chronic medications and pressure injuries in surgical patients.

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Associate Professor Bernice Redley

Safety and quality in healthcare delivery.

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Dr Stephane Bouchoucha

Infection prevention and control, adherence to guidelines, occupational risk taking and patient safety, scale development and psychometric testing, path analysis, public health.

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Dr Rhonda Brown

Physical and mental health outcomes of people of diverse sexuality, cancer risk factors among non-hetrosexual women, relationships between hazardous drinking and depression and anxiety.

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Dr Grainne Lowe

Evidence-based practice, health workforce/service delivery planning, nursing policy, clinical decision making, nursing scope of practice, knowledge translation, patient safety, nursing education, emergency nursing.

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Dr Maureen Miles

Women, families’ and midwives’ lived experiences of pregnancy, labour and postnatal care, improving clinical outcomes with vulnerable populations, development of education strategies to enhance student’s clinical decision making.

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Professor Trisha Dunning (AM)

Nursing management of people with diabetes in all settings especially end-of-life care and care for older people, quality use of medicines, complementary therapies using quantitative and qualitative approaches.

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Associate Professor Debra Kerr

Quality and safety of patient care in acute care settings; including interprofessional clinical communication and handover, care of older persons, patient participation, and models of care.

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Associate Professor Cate Nagle

Enhancing women's informed decision making, improving clinical outcomes and optimising women's experience of care in pregnancy, labour and postnatal care, communicating complex/sensitive information and improving risk communication in maternity care.

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Associate Professor Rochelle Wynne

Risk factors that influence recovery, cardiothoracic patient care, pulmonary dysfunction, pain haemodynamic monitoring, and thoracostomy tube management.

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