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Contact details +64 (09) 414 0800  ext. 49029

Monina Hernandez MNur, PGDipHsc, PGCertTT, BSN, RN


School of Nursing

Monina is an experienced educator, clinical nurse specialist for infection prevention and control and nurse-midwife. Her nursing career spans more than 24 years in two countries.



  • Master of Nursing Major in Advanced Nursing with Honours - University of Auckland (2016)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences - University of Auckland (2013)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching - Massey University (2016)
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing - University of the Philippines Manila (1992)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

  • Infection prevention and control
  • Nursing Education
  • Patient Education
  • Workforce planning
  • Migrant People’s health
  • Socio-cultural determinants of health
  • Patient safety


Health and Well-being

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Clinical Nursing: Primary (Preventative) (111002): Clinical Nursing: Secondary (Acute Care) (111003): Clinical Sciences (110300): Community Child Health (111704):
Education (130000):
Epidemiology (111706): Infectious Diseases (110309): Medical And Health Sciences (110000): Nursing (111000): Nursing not elsewhere classified (111099): Public Health and Health Services (111700)


Infection prevention and control, maternal and child health, patient safety

Consultancy and Languages


  • English
    Last used: Recently
    Spoken ability: Excellent
    Written ability: Excellent
  • Filipino
    Last used: Recently
    Spoken ability: Excellent
    Written ability: Excellent

Supervision and Teaching


168.161 - Research and Scholarly Writing in Nursing

168.163 - Health Across the Lifespan I

168.164 - Health Across the Lifespan II

Media and Links

Other Links

Massey Contact Centre Mon - Fri 8:30am to 5:00pm 0800 MASSEY (+64 6 350 5701) TXT 5222 Web chat Staff Alumni News Māori @ Massey