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2015: Winner of the NETS Best Abstract Award, Australasian Nurse Educators' Conference 2015, Auckland, New Zealand.
2016: Runner-up Massey University, College of Health, Teaching Excellence Awards: Innovation and Excellence in e-Learning and Innovative Practice.
Simulation facilitator for Malignant Hyperthermia - Short Course: Interprofessional Team Simulation
My background has been focused in the perioperative area as a staff nurse and coordinator of Southern Cross Hospitals’ Perioperative Nursing Course. I transitioned it from face-to-face block courses to a blended delivery format incorporating; block courses, interactive online activities in combination with preceptors from the clinical context who mentored participants as they developed their perioperative nursing skills. I completed my initial Diploma of Nursing through Auckland Institute of Technology (now called AUT). In 2012 I completed a Master of Philosophy through Massey University. My thesis focused on the Registered Nurse’s Experience of Online Learning for Professional Development.
Online learning for nursing professional development.
Virtual reality simulation.
Increasing patient safety through clinical simulation.
Collaboration with clinical settings.
Interprofessional learning and simulation
21st Century Citizenship
Field of research codes
Clinical Nursing: Secondary (Acute Care) (111003):
Curriculum and Pedagogy (130200): Education (130000): Education Systems (130100): Higher Education (130103):
Medical And Health Sciences (110000):
Medicine, Nursing and Health Curriculum and Pedagogy (130209):
I am the Albany Campus Lecturer for the following papers:
168.162 Intro to nursing and praxis
168.165 Clinical decision making
168.242 Nursing in long-term adaptation
168.243 Praxis II