Dr Malcolm Elliott

PhD, MN, Grad Cert HEd



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Malcolm is a Registered Nurse with a clinical background in intensive care, high dependency and emergency nursing. He has extensive academic experience and has taught mostly at the undergraduate level including foundations of nursing, acute and critical care, nursing research, and law and ethics.

Malcolm’s doctoral research program involved three phases and used a mixed method approach. It explored the interrelationship of clinician, patient and system factors to post-ICU adverse events. His thesis was submitted by publication.


  • NUR1113 – Law, ethics and leadership
  • GHS5850 – Nursing leadership and management

Research interests

  • quality and safety
  • adverse events
  • acute care

Research methodologies

  • mixed methods

Professional engagement/service

  • Reviewer
    • Australian Critical Care
    • Nurse Education in Practice

Professional affiliations

  • Australian College of Critical Care Nurses


  • Australian College of Critical Care Nurses Advisory Panel, Chair
  • Monash University Human Research Ethics Committee, Member


Please refer to Malcolm's researcher profile