Head of School - Director
PhD, BAppSc, MEd, RN, FCNA, FRSA
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Tony was appointed as the Director of the URDRH in July 2010. He trained as a nurse at Whyalla (South Australia) and has since worked in a number of hospitals including the Royal Adelaide, the Royal Melbourne and St Vincents. In 1985, he was appointed the foundation Dean of Nursing and Health Sciences at the WIAE/Deakin University (Warrnambool) and in 1992, joined Monash where he was the Head of Nursing and Midwifery for over a decade.
Tony has attracted project and research grants from DoHA, AusAID; the Rural Health Support Education and Training (RHSET) program, the Commonwealth Department of Education, Science and Training (DEST), the Nurses Board of Victoria and the Victorian Government Department of Health (DHS). He has taught subjects on: research methods, evidence-based practice, collaborative health care, rural health, professional issues, and health professional transitions. Tony has supervised to completion, over 20 graduate student research projects in Australia, Malaysia and Hong Kong. He has published in a number of major journals and maintains strong links with health care professionals SE Asia.
Authorised by the Director, Department of Rural Health
24 July, 2013