Joanne Dean

President

RN, NP,  Grad Dip (Geront. Nsg.), MN (Nurse Practitioner), Grad Cert Cont Nsg, Grad Cert Spinal Nsg

Continence Position Held:  Nurse Practitioner; Home Nurse Services ACT.  

Joanne has worked in a variety of clinical settings in metropolitan and rural continence services.  

She is a current member of the International Continence Society Nursing Committee.

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Dr Vicki Patton

Vice President

Continence Position Held: Nurse Continence Specialist Anorectal Physiology, Pelvic Floor Unit, St George Hospital Sydney

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Janet Bartolic

Secretary

RN, B. App. Sci (Nsg); Grad Dip (Community); Grad Cert (Continence)

Continence Position Held: Regional Nurse Continence Specialist, Eastern Hume region

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Steve Marburg

Treasurer

Continence Position Held: Nurse Continence Specialist Werribee Mercy Hospital, National Continence Helpline

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Melissa Wright

Queensland State Representative

RN, BNurs, Grad Cert Health - Advanced Continence Nurse Specialist and Urodynamics Certified (Hands-On Urodynamics)

Continence Position Held: Nurse Continence Specialist, Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital

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Kylie Wicks

New South Wales State Representative

MN(Research), BHlth, DipAppSci(Nursing)

Continence Postions Held: Nurse Continence Specialist in spinal cord injury and general continence, General Manager Clinical Services BrightSky Australia, and ParaQuad NSW and NT

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Neridah Prince

Victorian State Representative

Continence Position Held: Nurse Continence Specialist at Bolton Clarke (previously the Royal District Nursing Service) Southern Region, Melbourne

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Alyson Sweeney

Tasmania State Representative

RN, Master of Nursing (Continence).

Continence Position Held: Nurse Continence Specialist at Community Continence Services, Hobart

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Michael Arthur

South Australia State Representative

RN; Grad Dip App Sci (Rehab), Grad Cert Continence Promotion and Management

Continence Position Held: RN, Nurse Continence Specialist; Community Lifestyle Advisory Service, PQSA

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Karen Allingham

Western Australia State Representative

RN, MN, Nurse Practitioner

Continence Position Held: Nurse Continence Specialist at the Continence Service at Royal Perth Hospital

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Nicola Jelinek

Northern Territory Representative

RN, Grad Cert (Continence and Urology), Grad Cert (Community Development)

Continence Position Held: Nurse Continence Specialist in Alice Springs

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Elizabeth Watt

 

Co chair Professional Issues & Education Sub committee

RN, B App Sci (Adv Nsg), MNS, Cert Prom Cont, FACN

Position Held: Sessional academic

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Dr Joan Ostaszkiewicz

Co-chair Professional Issues & Education Sub committee

RN, MN, PhD

Position Held: Director of Aged care research, National Ageing Research Institute

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Colin Cassells

Co-chair Communication Sub committee

RN, B App Sci (Adv Nsg), Cert Cont Prom, BSc, Master of Gerontology, MCNA

Continence Position Held: Nurse Continence Specialist in private practice

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Julie Westaway

Co-chair Communication Sub committee

RN, Nurse Practitioner

Continence Position Held: Nurse Continence Specialist and Nurse Practitioner Urogynaecology/Continence at Darling Downs Hospital and Health Service

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