Professor Amanda Henderson

ATH - Professor

Centre for Health Services Research
Faculty of Medicine


Amanda Henderson has an extensive career in nursing education, research and leadership in both academic and clinical settings internationally and in Australia. Her substantive position is Nursing Director, Nursing Practice Development Unit at the Princess Alexandra Hospital where she provides leadership and guidance for education initiatives and directives across Metro South Health. Her scholarship is focused on the establishment of clinical settings that promote learning in practice, including the development and utilisation of health care knowledge.

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Amanda Henderson has led the development of the Australian Nursing Standards Assessment Tool, that is used for workplace assessment of registered nurse students, and more recently adapted for use with graduate nurses. Refer


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