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Professor Vivienne Tippett
Faculty of Health,
School - Clinical Sciences
IHBI Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects,
IHBI Clinical Sciences - IPTM
Discipline *
Other Medical and Health Sciences, Public Health and Health Services
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PhD (University of Queensland), Master Public Health (University of Queensland)

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Director of Research, School of Clinical Science


ambulance, cardiac outcomes, emergency health, emergency services demand, paramedic, performance measurement, trauma outcomes

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Professor Tippett is the Director of Research for QUT’s School of Clinical Science.  Professor Tippett  has worked for nearly 20 years as a clinical researcher in emergency pre-hospital care, including seven years as Director of the Australian Centre for Pre-hospital Care Research at University of Queensland and Queensland Ambulance Service. In recognition of this work she was awarded the Distinguished Services Medal by the Queensland Ambulance Service in 2011. In 2014 she was achnowledged as one of 125 Women in Leadership awardees by the YWCA. Professor Tippett is currently leading a Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC consortium on emergency warnings and crisis communication. She was awarded the OAM for services to medical education in 2018.

This information has been contributed by Professor Vivienne Tippett.


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