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International Year of the Nurse with Professor Vanessa McDonald

Date Recorded: 13th October 2020

Duration: Approx. 1hr
Presentation: “The path of an accidental academic nurse; clinical practice and research

Professor Vanessa McDonald, The University of Newcastle

Professor Vanessa McDonald is co-director of the NHMRC CRE in Severe Asthma, and of the Priority Research Centre for Healthy Lungs. She is also an academic clinician in the Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine at John Hunter Hospital. Professor McDonald joined the University of Newcastle in 2011, following the completion of her PhD.  Prior to this, she worked clinically within the Hunter New England Local Health District as a Respiratory Clinical Nurse Consultant.  She has been a respiratory nurse and educator for over 25 years. Vanessa’s research programme is centred around the development of innovative approaches to the management of airway diseases.  Her translational research programme links biomedicine, clinical effectiveness and health policy development.  Professor Vanessa McDonald has established a productive track record publishing over 125 peer reviewed journal articles.


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