Catherine Turner

AM RN BA GradDipED MN PhD

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19972018
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Research interests

Professor Turner has qualifications in nursing, population health and education; has worked as a clinical nurse, epidemiologist and held senior appointments in the tertiary and government sectors since 1992, including a Ministerial appointment as Assistant Commissioner (Nursing) in Queensland.

Professor Turner was a Fulbright Scholar at Harvard University and a recipient of a National Health & Medical Research Fellowship. Professor Turner established the former School of Nursing and Midwifery at The University of Queensland in 2005. She is the recipient of Excellence in Teaching Awards, a distinguished Alumni Award and has published more than 145 peer reviewed publications and attracted over $7 million in grant funding as the lead investigator. Professor Turner led the ARC & NHMRC funded Nurses & Midwives e-cohort study, a longitudinal study of >10,000 that contributed to Health Workforce Australia reports and is now archived at the Australian Data Archive in the longitudinal studies collection.

Professor Turner was a non-executive Board Director of Mater Ltd, a company that operates 2 public and 5 private hospitals [2008-2019] and Mater Education Ltd, a company that delivers health professional education [2016-2019] and Mater Research, a medical research institute [2018-2019].

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Research Output 1997 2018

Complexities of the Australian perioperative nurse entrepreneur

Hains, T., Turner, C. & Strand, H., Nov 2018, In : Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing. 36, 1, p. 48-55 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Nurses
Remuneration
Nurse Practitioners
Midwifery
Nursing

Task transfer: A survey of Australian surgeons on the role of the non-medical surgical assistant

Hains, T., Turner, C. & Strand, H., 1 Sep 2018, In : Journal of Perioperative Nursing. 31, 1, p. 11-17 7 p., 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Private Sector
Perioperative Care
Curriculum
Surveys and Questionnaires
Surgeons

A selected international appraisal of the role of the Non-Medical Surgical Assistant

Hains, T., Strand, H. & Turner, C., 1 Dec 2017, In : ACORN. 30, 2, p. 37-42 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Nurse's Role
Standard of Care
New Zealand
Canada
Nursing

Knowledge and perceptions of the NMSA role in Australia: A perioperative staff survey

Hains, T., Turner, C. & Strand, H., 1 Mar 2017, In : ACORN. 30, 3, p. 39-43; 45 7 p., 2.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Patient Safety
Delivery of Health Care
Safety
Surveys and Questionnaires
Mentoring

Newly graduated nurses and employment: A dynamic landscape

Gilmour, J., Huntington, A., Slark, J. & Turner, C., 1 Jun 2017, In : Collegian. 24, 3, p. 247-253 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

New Zealand
Nurses
Graduate Education
Education
Surveys and Questionnaires