Anaesthetic Technician, Mercy Hospital, Dunedin, NZ
Louise qualified as an Operating Department Practitioner (ODP) in the 80's. She has worked in Holland as a Nurse Anaesthetist and has coordinated training for many ODPs and fast-track Operating Theatre Nurses in the UK. She moved to Dunedin in 2002 where she continued to be involved in operating theatre training for New Graduate Nurses and Anaesthetic Technicians. Since arriving in New Zealand she has obtained Diplomas in Adult Education and Assessment, Human Psychology and Organisational Psychology. She is currently studying for a BASc in Organisational Psychology.