Murdoch staff recognised for outstanding contribution to student learning

May 24th, 2018

Four academics have been recognised for their outstanding contribution to creating an exemplary learning environment at Murdoch University.

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Nursing academic an inspiration to her peers

March 20th, 2018

Dr Caroline Nilson is a finalist for Excellence in Aboriginal Health in the 2018 Western Australia Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards. Working with the Bindjareb women in Pinjarra, Dr Nilson has developed and implemented a culturally appropriate and holistic community owned and developed health and wellness intervention.

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Top award for nursing at Murdoch

May 10th, 2017

A Murdoch University lecturer has been named as WA’s top nursing educator of the year. Prue Andrus, who is a nursing lecturer and Simulation Lead, won the Excellence in Education category of the 2017 WA Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards.

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Nursing runs in the Wall family

March 3rd, 2017

Murdoch University’s Graduation Ceremony was a night to remember for the Wall family, with father Peter and daughter Shannara sharing the spotlight.

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Aged care a new field for Thai nursing students

May 17th, 2016

Murdoch is hosting a student delegation from Payap University, Chiang Mai

Murdoch University has hosted its first group of visiting international nursing students this month, welcoming a group from Payap University in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Two lecturers and seven students were based at the Mandurah campus for three weeks, attending lectures and classes, as well as undertaking two weeks of aged care practice at Mercy Place […]

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Upgraded simulation suite boosts nursing education

September 17th, 2015

Murdoch nursing students Meagan Bulmer (left) and Elizabeth Marshall with a manikin in the simulation suite

Murdoch University has upgraded simulation facilities used to teach student nurses at its Peel Campus.

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Worthy recipients receive assistance through scholarships

July 6th, 2015

Emma Ryder, WSM Company Secretary John Williams, Joshua Atkinson

Two recipients from the Kwinana area have been chosen to receive the 2015 Waste Stream Management Scholarships worth $5000 a year over the length of a three or four year degree. Waste Stream Management is a Kwinana-based company that wants to assist students in the local area who are experiencing financial barriers to tertiary education. […]

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Study calls for student nurses to be prepared for violence

January 6th, 2015

A new study has shown that WA nursing students are exposed to aggression and violence while on clinical placement.

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Helping regional nurses with high tech training

December 4th, 2014

Murdoch University and St John of God Murdoch Hospital worked together to teach regional nurses the latest techniques in simulation training.

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Kulbardi helps nursing student take to the air

December 20th, 2013

Named for a Noongar word meaning ‘wings to fly’, the Kulbardi Aboriginal Centre at Murdoch University has literally helped one of its students take to the air with the Royal Flying Doctors Service.

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