Profiles And Contributions To This Article

An innovative model improving success at university for regional Australians suffering educational and social disadvantage

Heather  Latham

Heather Latham

qualifications: MNsg

contribution: original concept, designed the project, supervised data collection, wrote the first draft, devised survey tool

position: Undergraduate course manager

Australia

I am an Adjunct Senior Lecturer in Nursing in the School of Nursing Midwifery and Indigenous Health at Charles Sturt University. I have many years experience teaching nursing in the tertiary sector where I have had the opportunity to teach students studying nursing by distance education.I was recognised by the Centre for Enhancing Learning and Teaching at Charles Sturt University as a 2008 Teaching Leader. More recently my involvement has been in Course Coordination and curriculum development. My main research interest is exploring the needs of students from rural and remote areas particulary Enrolled/Division 2 Nurses who are studying the Bachelor of Nursing by distance education. In 2006 my colleagues and I received a Carrick Australian Award for University Teaching. The Citation recognised our work in facilitating access and success at University for rural and remote students entering the Bachelor of Nursing by distance education.


Margaret  Hamilton

Margaret Hamilton

qualifications: ME

contribution: literature review, collected data, contributed to drafts

position: Business development officer

Australia

Regional NSW Recruitment and orientation of Aboriginal and remote area nursing students to the distance education learning environment. Community capacity building/ building social capital


Jan  Manners

Jan Manners

qualifications: GradDipEdn

contribution: collected data, contributed to drafts

position: Learning and teaching advisor


Judith  Anderson

Judith Anderson

qualifications: MHlthSci(Nsg)

contribution: contributed to drafts

position: Research assistant

Australia


Register Now
About our regions
News & Events

Incorporating the social determinants of health into the management of type 2 diabetes
article

Quality of work life of paramedics practicing community paramedicine in Canada
article

Antenatal care for Bakiga and Indigenous Batwa women in Kanungu District, Southwestern Uganda
article

WONCA World Rural Health Conference 2021, Uganda
web link

7th Congresso Iberoamericano de Medicina Familiar and 16th Congresso Brasileiro de Medicina de Familia e Comunidade
web link

10th EURIPA Rural Health Forum, Poland
web link

Connecting Communities and Services to Close the Gap in Social & Emotional Wellbeing
web link

2021 Consortium of Longitudinal Integrated Clerkships (CLIC) Conference, South Africa
web link

2021 CRANAplus Conference
web link

Rural Medicine Australia 2021 conference (RMA21)
web link

ICRRN 2021: International Conference on Rural Remote Nursing
web link

WONCA World conference 2021, Abu Dhabi
web link

WONCA Asia Pacific Region Conference 2022, Myanmar
web link

6th Nordic Conference for Rural Research
web link

16th National Rural Health Conference, Australia
web link

WONCA Europe Region Conference 2022
web link

WONCA World Conference 2023, Australia
web link

Connect with us
Facebook
Twitter
Linkedin
Email