Clinical Nurse Consultant: Neuroscience
Royal North Shore Hospital , Sydney Australia
Vicki has been part of the Neuroscience Nursing specialty for the last 23 years in a variety of positions and is currently the Neuroscience Clinical Nurse Consultant at Royal North Shore Hospital Sydney, Australia.
She has been a member of the Australasian Neuroscience Nurses Association (ANNA) since 1988 and in 2010 took on the role of Editor for the Australasian Journal of Neuroscience.
Vicki combines her love for anything neuro and travel and is the creator of the board game, Cerebral Tap ©. She has spent 3 ½ years with the New York University Medical Center in Neurosurgery and while there became involved in the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (AANN) and had her first introduction to the World Federation of Neuroscience Nurses (WFNN) and adheres to the person belief that, “Some countries have more resources than others and whilst our languages may differ, the process behind neuroscience nursing does not. We face similar issues the world over. My message to you is – get involved and you’ll reap the rewards!”