ECU lecturer named WA Nurse Educator of the Year
Tuesday, 08 September 2009
ECU’s Helene Metcalfe received the Nurse Educator of the Year Award at the Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards, held at the Burswood Entertainment Centre recently.
The Awards are an initiative of the Nurses and Midwives Board of Western Australia and are awarded based on nominations from nurses, midwives and health professionals.
The panel acknowledged Helene’s commitment to teaching and learning, her enthusiasm for nurse education and her approach to supporting and mentoring colleagues.
Helene has been a lecturer at ECU in the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Postgraduate Medicine for six years, and is currently completing a Doctorate of Education that looks at the changing curriculum in nursing education.