Nursing Leadership: driving the future of health care

Join our expert panel of nursing alumni and industry guests who will discuss the role nurses will play in shaping the future of health care.


This is the first in a new series of online webinars to support Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and is an opportunity to learn and gain insights and perspectives from three nursing leaders.

An opportunity to present your questions and participate in the live 15-minute Q&A will be available at the end of the webinar.

Open to Adelaide Nursing School alumni, staff, students and industry friends.


Our expert panel of Nursing alumni and industry leaders consists of:


Dr Amanda Rischbieth FAICD

Amanda was a Harvard Visiting Scientist 2017 - 2022. She leads board advisory on governance, health and sustainability, and chairs the National Blood Authority. A University of Adelaide titleholder and graduate, with a Diploma in Intensive Care 97, Master of Nursing Science (Medicine) 2001, PhD (Medicine) 2007.

Dr Amanda Rischbieth


Christine Economos

Christine is the Advanced Nursing Director, Corporate Nursing, Strategy and Workforce for Central Adelaide Local Health Network. She has extensive experience spanning 26 years, covering intensive care, disability, strategic planning, policy, projects, workforce, industrial and corporate.

Christine Economos


Associate Professor Rachel Kornhaber

Rachel Kornhaber is an Associate Professor in nursing, the University of Tasmania (Sydney campus). Rachel worked as a burns clinician at the Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney, Australia and was the Coordinator of the Masters of Burns Nursing at the University of Adelaide and a graduate PhD (Nursing) 2013, Master Nursing Science 2009, Grad Dip Nursing Science (Burns).

Associate Professor Rachel Kornhaber

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