College of Healthcare Sciences Student Resources Student Assistance Directory (Nursing and Midwifery) – Who Do I Contact?

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Student Assistance Directory (Nursing and Midwifery) – Who Do I Contact?

Student Services

Our Student Centre is the number one point of student contact. Our staff will provide advice on courses, enrolment, subjects, fees, support services, scholarships, exams and even directions.

If you have a question, check out AskUs – it’s a 24/7 online enquiry database with more than 1,000 commonly asked questions. The system has information on enrolments, applying to JCU, fees, scholarships, social events, calendars – everything!

Nursing and Midwifery Staff List

See the JCU Directory for our current Nursing and Midwifery Academic Staff List

Nursing and Midwifery Student Advisors

Use our online contact form to contact a Nursing and Midwifery Student Advisor.

Subject / Year Level / Course Coordinators



For all subject enquiries please contact your Subject Coordinator - refer to your Subject Outline for contact details or see Subject Search Search by subject code
BNSc Course Coordinator 
Dr Peter Hartin 
via online form
BNSc Year 1 Advisor
Dr Trish Burton
via online form
BNSc Year 2 Advisor
Ms Penny Coogan
via online form
BNSc Year 3 Advisor
Ms Tracy Gardiner
via online form
BNSc/BMid Course Coordinator
Dr Marie McAuliffe
BNSc/BMid Academic Advisor
Mrs Helen Coxhead
GCert Diabetes Education Course Coordinator
Ms Jennifer Elson
GCert Infection Control Course Coordinator
Ms Vanessa Sparke
GDip Midwifery Course Coordinator
Dr Marie McAuliffe

GCert/GDip/Mst Nursing (Online) Course Coordinators
Dr Tracey Ahern 
Ms Tracey Gooding 

Student Support Roles



BNSc Student Experience Coordinators
Dr Peter Hartin (Townsville)
Ms Maria Liston (Cairns)
Dr Maude Chapman (Mackay)
Miss Jodi Brown (Mount Isa)

via online form
Clinical Connect and PEP Clinical Review Coordinators
Mrs Leisa Sanderson (Townsville)
Ms Sally White (Cairns)
Mr Paul Baretta (Mackay)
Miss Jodi Brown (Mount Isa)
Professional Experience Placement (PEP) Coordinators
Ms Elspeth Hillman (Cairns) - Academic Lead, Professional Practice
Dr Tanya Langtree (Townsville) - Academic Lead, Practice Integration

Academic Lead, Student Advocacy and Experience
Ms Ali Bryan

Academic Lead, Indigenous Health
Dr Lynore Geia
Timetable/Class Registration Enquiries
CHS Timetabling Team

Pre-Placement Officers

Professional Placement Unit 

Enrolment Team
JCU Student Services

College Enquiries
College of Healthcare Sciences
College Student Support Officers
Tropical Health and Medicine
Learning Advisors
The Learning Centre
Online contact form
Library Liaisons
Division of Tropical Health & Medicine
Online appointments
JCU Counsellors
Student Equity and Wellbeing Unit

Online appointments

Student Advocacy Officers
JCU Student Association
Higher Degree Research
Graduate Research School