Leanne Hunt

Leanne Hunt is a Senior Lecturer in Nursing and Deputy Director, Clinical Education (Nursing), in the School of Nursing and Midwifery at the Western Sydney University and Registered Nurse at Liverpool Hospital Intensive Care Unit.
Leanne began nursing in 1992 as an RN progressing to CNC (trauma) and NUM 1. Leanne worked in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Paediatric Cardiothoracic Intensive Care for 2 years. She has 10 years of education and research experience, and completed her PhD in 2007 titled “The nurses’ role in intra-abdominal pressure monitoring in the critical care setting”. Leanne and is the current chair of the Critical Care Research in Collaboration & Evidence Translation (CCRICET) research group. Leanne is also an affiliate member of the Centre for Applied Nursing Research (CANR), and the Ingham Institute of Applied Medical Research. Leanne’s research interests include clinical practice experience, critical care, nursing education and workforce.