Research Assistant, Brooke Charters
Brooke is a paediatric emergency nurse and research co-ordinator for the Emergency Department in Logan Hospital, Queensland.
Brooke undertook her training on the Gold Coast in Queensland and has since completed her post grad certificate in paediatric acute care. Working in the Paediatric emergency has given Brooke a wide variety of clinical research interests, especially in cannulation, respiratory illnesses as well as pain and distress management.
Brooke’s role as a Research nurse in the Emergency sees her co-ordinate research projects in the department, many that have been involved with PREDICT. Brooke was awarded an Emergency Medicine Foundation grant for a multi-site RCT examining cannula securement in children the PRECARE trial which will commence recruitment in 2019.