School of Nursing and Midwifery
Faculty of Health
Deakin University Melbourne Burwood Campus
Burwood, Victoria, Australia
Elizabeth is a lecturer in both undergraduate and postgraduate nursing at Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia. Elizabeth is unit leader of the critical care units in the Master of Nursing Practice and teaches in the cardiac and intensive care stream of these specialty courses. The post graduate teaching team introduced TBL in 2009 and has undertaken TBL related research in student engagement, attitudes to group work, student perceptions of learning and application of knowledge in clinical practice, and industry educators perceptions of student behaviours and knowledge in clinical practice. Elizabeth’s research interests include teaching and assessment methods to improve skills, knowledge and attributes in nursing students for quality clinical practice. Her clinical research interests include cardiac failure, patient safety and workforce planning to support health professionals and improve patient care.