Dr Susan Hunt has extensive experience in community and residential aged care. Her background includes being a founding member of the Continence Foundation Australia, and a board director of the National Prescribing Service. Susan has held positions in the vocational as well as the tertiary sectors. She was Senior Nurse Advisor for the Commonwealth Department of Aged Care between 2007 and 2015.
Currently, Susan is the Clinical Governance Lead, Dementia Support Australia and Research Fellow, Synergy, at the Canberra Hospital. Her clinical areas of interest include the assessment and management of incontinence, quality use of medicines and the management of delirium.
Extracted from Maggie's Recipe for Life by Maggie Beer with Professor Ralph Martins, published by Simon & Schuster Australia, RRP AU$39.99 or NZ$45.00.
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