- General Nursing Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne 1979-1982
- Midwifery Training Western General Hospital Footscray 1984-1985
- Bachelor of Nursing (Post-Registration) Deakin University (1993)
- Master of Clinical Nursing (Maternal, Child & Family) La Trobe University 2003)
Nursing at RCH ( 1979-1988) and rural hospital (1989 onwards)
Rural and Regional Midwifery Units across all aspects of midwifery care.
Private Midwifery Practice since 1999
Maternal & Child Health
Anything to do with birth and working towards all women having the choice of a known midwife for pregnancy, labour and birth. The changes that are happening at the moment are increasing the opportunities for midwives to change the way they are working and supporting midwives young and not so young to embrace this change in vital to ensure that there are midwives available to ensure that continuity of care models are sustainable.
My family (Husband Ian and three grown children Peter, Hannah and Stuart) and friends (who are very patient and supportive of this crazy life midwives lead).