Dr. Tamara Page

Position Pre registration Program Coordinator

Org Unit Nursing University of Adelaide, South Australia

Email   tamara.page@adelaide.edu.au

Biography/Background

Nurse at the Royal Adelaide Hospital from 1984 to 2012.

  • Student nurse from 1984-1987.
  • Registered Nurse on Ward S5 from 1987 to 2002.
  • Research Assistant for Joanna Briggs Institute from 2002-2004.
  • Nursing Quality Manager from 2004 – 2012.

Lecturer for University of Adelaide from 2012.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Graduate Diploma in Nursing Science (High Dependency)
  • Graduate certificate in Education (Higher Education)
  • Master of Nursing Science PhD

Awards and Achievement

  • In 1998, a member of the public nominated me for Nurse of the Year.In 1999, I was made a Life Member of the Tea Tree Gully Youth Club.
  • In 2003, I received a service award to women’s gymnastics at the 50th year celebrations.
  • In 2006, I received Volunteer of the Year from Gymnastics South Australia for 2005.
  • In 2010, I was nominated for Citizen of the year Award for City of TTG.
  • In 2011, I was nominated for Volunteer of the Year from Gymnastics South Australia for 2010.
  • In 2015, I was nominated for Volunteer of the Year from Gymnastics South Australia for 2014

Professional Association

  • Member of Cochrane Collaboration Wounds Group
  • Peer reviewer the International Journal of Nursing Practice
  • Member of the Joanna Briggs Institute Alumni
  • Member, South Australian Wound Management Association
  • Member, Pre-Registration Learning and Teaching Committee
  • Member, Faculty Course and Program Approval Committee