Associate Professor Julia Morphet

PhD, MN (Education), Grad Cert Health Professional Education, Grad Dip Emergency Nursing, RN

Senior Lecturer
Director of Education

Contact

t: +61 3 9904 4032
e: julia.morphet@monash.edu
Julia’s Researcher Profile

Biography

Julia joined Monash Nursing and Midwifery in 2010 following 15 years of emergency nursing experience.  Julia is the Director of Education for Nursing and Midwifery at Monash, and leads the emergency nursing postgraduate unit NUR5926, Emergency Nursing 2.

Julia maintains her emergency nursing expertise, working as a Senior Research Fellow at Monash Health, and is the Executive Director for the College of Emergency Nursing Australasia (CENA), and Victorian CENA Branch President.

Julia leads two programs of research. The first is focused on health workforce, in particular, preparation for practice, simulation in teaching, transition to speciality practice, and management of occupational violence in healthcare. The second program is focused on the patient experience in the emergency department, in particular, patient flow models. She has had more than 40 research papers published and has supervised 19 students to completion of PhD, Masters, and Honours research degrees.

Teaching

  • NUR3022 – Integrated nursing practice 4
  • NUR5926 – Emergency nursing 2, unit coordinator
  • NUR5925 - Emergency nursing 1
  • NUR3004 - Preparing for practice
 

Research interests

  • quality and safety in the emergency department
  • nursing education – methods and outcomes
  • emergency nursing workforce issues
  • the patient experience in the emergency department
  • occupational violence in healthcare

Research methodologies

  • mixed methods
  • quantitative methods
 

Research projects

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Research grants

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Supervision projects

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Accredited Level 2 Supervisor

 

Professional engagement/service

  • 3rd Global Conference on Emergency Nursing and Trauma Care, Spain 2018, International Scientific Review panel
  • 2nd Global Conference on Emergency Nursing and Trauma Care, Spain 2016, International Scientific Review panel
  • Australasian Emergency Care journal, Reviewer
  • International Emergency Nursing journal, Reviewer
  • Collegian, Reviewer
  • 2015 Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital Symposium, Keynote speaker
  • 16th International Conference for Emergency Nursing, Scientific co-convenor
  • 13th International Conference for Emergency Nurses, Melbourne, 2013, Scientific co-convenor
 

Professional affiliations

  • College of Emergency Nursing Australasia, Fellow
  • Australian College of Nursing, Member
  • Nurses Memorial Centre, Member
  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Member
 

Boards/committees

  • College of Emergency Nursing Australasia, Executive Director,  2017 - present
  • College of Emergency Nursing Australasia, Victorian President,  2014 - present
  • College of Emergency Nursing Australasia, Administrative Director,  2015 - 2017
  • College of Emergency Nursing Australasia, National Board Member,  2013 - present
  • College of Emergency Nursing Australasia, National Education Committee, Chair, 2013 - 2015
  • Monash Emergency Research and Collaborative, 2015 - present
  • Monash Health, Low risk ethics committee, 2015 - present
  • Department of Health and Human Services, Emergency Care Clinical Network member, 2015 - 2018
 

Publications

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