Jacqueline Kay Australian Diabetes Society and the Australian Diabetes Educators Association Annual Scientific Meeting 2016

Jacqueline Kay

Jacqueline Kay is the Team Leader and Senior Clinical for General Medicine at The Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH). Jacqui’s background is in aged care and chronic disease, with over 8 years of experience in Australia and the United Kingdom. Jacqui recently completed an Advanced Practice Physiotherapy for Diabetes project, which was a 6-month Department of Health funded position, to implement evidence-based Physiotherapy to acute inpatients with diabetes at RMH. Prior to this project, Jacqui co-lead two Aged Care quality assurance projects, resulting in three oral presentations at the 2015 Australian Physiotherapy Association Conference, and the 2015 National Allied Health Conference. As a result, Jacqui won best presenter by a clinician for her presentation at the Australian Physiotherapy Conference for ‘Can a culture change make Aged Care a more attractive rotation for junior Physiotherapy staff?’. Jacqui is also currently completing a Masters in Health Services Management.

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