Adjunct Academic teaching health and aged care policy, Flinders University

B.App.Sc. [Medical Science] with 20 years’ multidisciplinary and management experience in pathology laboratories

Master of Health Management with 20 years’ experience researching and writing health policy for state and national governments, mostly in bioethically contentious areas

Doctorate of Public Health: thesis focussed on end-of-life decision-making and Advance Care Directives, which informed my work developing the National Advance Care Directives Framework

State, National and International executive roles for BPW International, an organisation that develops the business, professional and leadership potential of women through its advocacy, mentoring, networking, skill building and economic empowerment programs and projects around the world.

Experience

  • 2010–present
    Adjunct Academic teaching health and aged care policy, Flinders University
  • 2002–2009
    Principal Consultant, Ethico-Legal Reform, South Australian Dept of Health

Education

  • 2008 
    Flinders University, Doctorate of Public Health
  • 1996 
    Flinders University, Master of Health Service Management

Research Areas

  • Public Health And Health Services (1117)
  • Aged Health Care (111702)
  • Bioethics (Human And Animal) (220101)
  • Health Policy (160508)