Ms Lee Lethbridge

Ms Lee Lethbridge

Associate Lecturer

School of Nursing and Midwifery

Career Summary

Biography

Lee commenced teaching / clinical assessments within the undergraduate nursing program at the School of Nursing and Midwifery in 2008. She has experience in teaching across all three years and lecturing into the third year NURS3101 critical care course. Lee is passionate and enthusiastic about providing quality teaching and learning experiences to support the development of future registered nurses.

Lee completed a Bachelor of Nursing Honours in 2004 that focused on the implementation of mix method research to investigate the interpretation of readiness to transfer post anaesthetic recovery patients to surgical wards. This experience has lead to Lee embarking on the commencement of a PhD that is focusing on the application and sustainability of practices within the health care setting. 

Lee has worked clinically for the past 15 years. This experience ranges predominately as a PARU registered nurse. She holds a Graduate Certificate in Peri-operative nursing and held the position of Clinical Nurse Specialist for over the past 5 years. Lee has also worked within the areas of Emergency, Medical, Surgical and Rehabilitation nursing.  With this experience in clinical practice Lee has been able to maintain a network that supports her professional development.


Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Nursing (Honours), University of Newcastle
  • Bachelor of Nursing, University of Newcastle

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Associate Lecturer University of Newcastle
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Australia

Academic appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
20/07/2008 - 8/01/2017 Sessional Academic and Clinical Assessor - School of Nursing and Midwifery

Academic tutorial teaching, Lecturing 3rd year NURS3101, Clinical Assessing NURS3201, Simulated Learning Environment - facilitator

School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Australia

Teaching

Code Course Role Duration
NURS3101 Foundations of Professional Practice 3A
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
Tutor 9/01/2017 - 25/06/2017
NURS3101 Foundations of Professional Practice 3A
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
Tutor and Lecturer 25/01/2016 - 25/06/2016
NURS1201 Foundations of Professional Practice 1B
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
Tutor 18/07/2016 - 20/12/2016
NURS2101 Foundations of Professional Practice 2A
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
Tutor 25/01/2016 - 25/06/2016
NURS3201 Transition to Professional Practice
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
Clinical Assessor / Tutor 23/02/2016 - 20/12/2016
NURS2202 Clinical Practice 2B
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
Tutor 18/07/2016 - 20/12/2016
NURS2102 Clinical Practice 2A
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
Tutor 25/01/2016 - 25/06/2016
NURS3102 Clinical Practice 3A
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
Tutor 25/01/2016 - 25/06/2016
NURS1101 Foundations of Professional Practice 1A
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
Co-coordinator and Class Tutor 9/01/2017 - 25/06/2017
NURS1202 Clinical Practice 1B
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
Tutor 18/07/2016 - 20/12/2016
NURS2201 Foundations of Professional Practice 2B
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
Tutor 4/07/2016 - 20/12/2016
NURS2201 Foundations of Professional Practice 2B
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
Tutor 17/07/2017 - 18/12/2017
NURS3106 Leading, Teaching, Mentoring and Clinical Supervision for Health Professionals
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle
Tutor 18/07/2016 - 20/12/2016
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Journal article (2 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2009 Lethbridge LJ, 'How do we know when PACU patients are ready for the surgical ward?', ACORN, 22 21-24 (2009)
2008 Lethbridge LJ, 'A literature review: Nursing assessment in a post anaesthetic care unit', HNE Handover for Nurses and Midwives, 1 25-28 (2008) [C2]
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Ms Lee Lethbridge

Position

Associate Lecturer
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Faculty of Health and Medicine

Contact Details

Email lee.lethbridge@newcastle.edu.au
Phone (02) 4985 4567
Fax (02) 4921 6301

Office

Room Enter Building code/room eg RW240
Building Richardson Wing
Location Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Australia
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