Men in nursing – the forum

The Men in Nursing forum held at NSWNMA yesterday was a resounding success, with over 40 men in attendance for a full schedule of presentations with lively audience interaction. Here are some highlights: Tom Schrader, final year nursing student at...
International Nurses and Midiwives Week is just around the corner. To mark the occasion, we have a simple contest with stunning prizes, such as two nights at the deluxe Rydges Sydney Central hotel! And every entrant will get a Nurse...
I am into personal development. I believe it has helped me to be a better person and nurse. Personal development has helped me both in my personal and professional life. Your personal and working lives are...
Registered Nurse Zuleika Khan is bringing her one-woman comedy show, TRIAGE! A Nursing Cabaret, to the Imperial Hotel in Erskineville with the Sydney Fringe Festival on Sunday September 14 at 6pm, Wednesday September 17 at 7pm and Thursday September 18 at 6pm....
Sydney Hospital is celebrating its bicentenary this month, with a community open day and an exhibition. Dating back to the arrival of the First Fleet in 1788, Sydney Hospital has been on its present site in Sydney's historic Macquarie Street...
The awarding of an Australian Bravery Decoration to murdered Orange mental-health nurse, Bob Fenwick, is a fitting tribute to a man who bravely stepped in to assist a colleague who was being attacked and unfortunately paid with his own life,...
Covering a range of topics by some of Australia’s most influential nursing and midwifery professionals, while giving you up to 14 hours of your annual CPD requirements, the Australian Nurses and Midwives Conference is not to be missed. And there's...
Today is International Nurses Day. Today we celebrate nurses, nursing services and nursing accomplishments around the world while commemorating the anniversary of Florence Nightingale's birth. The theme for 12 May 2011 is Closing the Gap: Increasing access and equity. Access to...
Today's guest post is by Rebecca Roseby, an Enrolled Nurse who tells the proud history of the Enrolled Nurse Professional Association of NSW. The 2013 Enrolled Nurse state conference, held in Sydney in September 2013, marked 20 years since the...

Living with coal dust

This guest post by Randolph Wild of Newcastle follows our story Sick of coal. Randolph's background is mainly in architecture and furniture design. He works in a state government office and specialises in managing projects in local public schools. Randolph...