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New South Wales Branch

Updated 1 July 2018

ACNN NSW Branch is committed to the ACNN objectives of advancing the specialty of neonatal nursing and positively influencing care for neonates and their families.

ACNN NSW Branch provides a forum for discussion and debate about how neonatal nurses can work together to achieve optimal care for neonates and their families. Its role is to provide support for professional development, education and research opportunities, provide leadership in clinical care and contribute to health care policy within NSW.

Branch committee for 2018-2019, appointed 17 November 2018

Chairperson: Jennifer Ormsby

Secretary: Shelley Reid

Treasurer: Jennifer Ormsby

Ordinary Members: Christine Jorgensen, Justine Parsons, Rebecca Riley, Jo Sheils, Karen Walker, Melanie-Bree Watts, Vivienne Whitehead

Representatives on external organisations in NSW
BFHI NSW Branch - vacant
NSW Kids and Families Breastfeeding Working Group - Annette Wright

In June 2015 the NSW newsletter was expanded to a national newsletter, see Members-only section
The last two years of the ACNN NSW Branch newsletter are available to view or print below.

Branch Committee Meetings

The committee will meet by teleconference with one face to face meeting for annual activity planning. Frequency of meetings will be determined by the planning work required throughout the year.

Activity plan

This plan is based on the national strategic plan with activities specific to NSW.
NSW Branch activity plan 2018


ACNN NSW Branch will hold seminars throughout the year. Details will be posted under branch events in the EVENTS tab.

ACNN NSW Country Seminar

These events are usually held on the last Saturday in June.

Previous venues

2018 - Wagga Wagga
2017 - Bathurst
2016 - Coffs Harbour
2015 - Albury
2014 - Tamworth
2013 - Broken Hill
2012 - Dubbo

Inquiries to nswbranch@acnn.org.au