PhD Candidate, MN(Research), Grad Dip Nurs Edn, Grad Cert Research, BN, RN, MACN.
Nursing and Midwifery Head of Campus (Peninsula)
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Lorraine's Researcher Profile
Lorraine has broad experience in nursing practice, management locally and in the United Kingdom and has been involved in nursing education since 2000. In 2011-2013 she was involved in the inaugural development of the Clinical Placement Network (now Workforce Network) and associated projects for the Department of Health Victoria and Health Workforce Australia.
Lorraine coordinates the double degree Bachelor of Nursing/Bachelor of Emergency Health. Her research interests and activities include interprofessional education, active learning in nursing education, clinical practice, simulation and clinical supervision.
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Barnett, T., Walker, L., Jacob, E., Missen, K. Cross., M., Shahwan-Akl, L. (2012) Expanding the clinical placement capacity of rural hospitals in Australia: Displacing Peta to place Paul? Nurse Education Today, 32(2012); 485-489.
Missen, K., Jacob, E., Barnett, T., Walker, L., Cross, M., (2012) Interprofessional clinical education: Clinicians views on the importance of leadership. Collegian. 19(2012); 189 -195.
Jacob, E., Barnett, T., Missen, K., Cross, M., Walker, L. (2012) Australian clinician’s views on interprofessional education for students in the rural clinical setting. Journal of Research in Interprofessional Practice and Education [JRIPE]. 2(2); 219- 229.
Barnett, T., Sellick, K., Cross, M., Walker, L., James, A., and Henderson, S. (2012) Preparing student nurses for healthcare reform. Focus on Health Professional Education: A Multi-disciplinary Journal, 14(1); 23-34.
Walker, L. (2007) Exploring Nursing Education through a Grounded Theory Lens. International Journal of Knowledge, Culture and Change Management; 6(8); 135-144.
Walker, L. Interprofessional education in the Rural Clinical Learning Environment. Paper presented at NIPNET 2014, the Nordic Interprofessional Network Conference, Stockholm, Sweden 2-3 October 2014
Walker, L. Power relations in interprofessional learning and education – Paper Presented at the All Together Better Health 5 Interprofessional Conference, Sydney. 2010
Cross, M., Walker, L. (2013). Implementing pertinent and sustainable clinical placement models. Final report. Melbourne: Department of Health Victoria
Cross, M., Walker, L. (2012). Innovative Supports for Clinical Placements in Gippsland: Final report. Melbourne: Department of Health Victoria
Cross, M., Walker, L., Thompson, A. (2012). Promoting education as core business in the Gippsland Clinical Placement Network. Final report. Melbourne: Department of Health Victoria
Barnett, T., Cross, M., Jacob, E., Walker, L., Missen, K., Shahwan-Akl, L. (2010) Building Capacity for Clinical Placements and Interprofessional Learning (IPL): Final Report. Department of Health. Monash University OCLC: Churchill.