Elise Ryan

 Elise Ryan

BNurs, MN (Paeds)

Elise has a background in nursing, specialising in paediatrics and nursing clinical education. She completed her Bachelor of Nursing in 2012 and completed a Masters in Paediatric, Child and Youth Health in 2016.

Elise worked at the Queensland Children’s Hospital in Brisbane before moving to Orange Hospital in 2018.

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Elise worked as a clinical educator and facilitator at the Queensland Children’s Hospital in surgical services and with Western NSW Health working across several rural and regional hospitals and multipurpose facilities as a clinical educator.

Elise is passionate about educating clinicians and assisting them to achieve their full potential in rural healthcare.

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Elise was the principal investigator for a case-control study on Prolonged Sedation in Paediatric Patients post-General Anaesthetic based at the Queensland Children’s Hospital.

Elise is interested in paediatric healthcare in rural and regional areas, and how clinicians connect and learn in the unique world of rural healthcare.

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