Thursday, May 19, 2022
Home Health professionals

Health professionals

Health is far more than nursing and doctors! Meet people working in all areas of health from vaccine development to remote healthcare services.

Zoe Gibbs

Medical imaging student
Her own diagnosis inspired Zoe Gibbs to want to become a radiographer and treat people as part of an allied health team 

Natalie Peck

Radiation therapist student
Natalie Peck is using virtual reality radiation therapy systems to learn how to treat people with cancer

Dorcas Tuyishimere

Nursing & psychology student
Nursing and psychology student Dorcas Tuyishimere is hitting the ground running in the final year of her combined health science degrees.

Jake Ward

Strength and conditioning coach
Former business student Jake Ward has taken his winning approach to a career that’s encompassed the Olympics and rugby team Queensland Reds

Annabel Platt

Health information manager
Health information manager Annabel Platt turned her clinical placement into a full-time career before she’d even completed her final uni assignments

Mingmei Teo

Epidemic Modeller
Arming herself with numeracy knowledge is Mingmei's key to career success in defence and security

Charishma Kaliyanda

Liverpool councillor | Community engagement officer
Charishma is a mental health professional, community service expert and budding politician making a difference for the community.

Dr Clara Chow

Cardiologist and digital health expert
Cardiologist and digital health expert Dr Clara Chow is using smart technology to keep patients heart-healthy.

Mary Poniard

Biomedical engineer
Biomedical engineer Mary Poniard is making sure 2000 new ventilators for Australian intensive care wards are ready to care for COVID-19 patients.

Jane Shrapnel

Principal Data Scientist
Hospitals are employing experts like Jane Shrapnel to help them save lives by digging into the data.

Dr Nicola Angel

Laboratory Operations Manager
Nicola is the Laboratory Operations Manager for Brisbane-based Microba’s production laboratory and NATA accredited clinical test.

Katie Tooley

Human sciences analyst, DST
Katie Tooley is researching how good bacteria in the gut can improve cognition for our defence force.

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