Nurse Practitioner, Otago
Bio: Originally from the UK, Sue has worked in NZ since 2006 in acute respiratory management in both hospital and the community, whilst also completing a post grad in palliative care, and completing independent prescribing. Sue set up and ran a pulmonary rehabilitation unit in Hawke’s Bay and then then worked out of secondary care supporting and training general practice HCPS in the diagnosis and treatment of COPD and asthma. Now working out of two Dunedin general practices, her passion remains around respiratory management and enabling improved quality of life in whaiora with these disease processes.
Her topics include:
• Respiratory testing and resulting nursing care (alongside Deb Taylor)