Wayne Varndell

Wayne_Varndell_300Wayne Varndell is Clinical Nurse Consultant at Prince of Wales Hospital Emergency Department, and NSW Branch President for the College of Emergency Nursing Australasia.  Wayne has held various educational and advanced practice roles in emergency nursing, and is an active academic within the field of emergency care and nursing.  His research interests include quality of care and illness experiences of individuals presenting to ED, the role of extended and advanced nursing practice and models of care, and pain and sedation management of critically ill intubated patient in ED.  He has received over $900,000 in research and project funding, and in 2014, was awarded Australasian Emergency Nurse of the Year.