International Conference on Emergency & Acute Care Medicine
Emergency Medicine Foundation, Australia
Tegwen commenced as Manager, Research Support Network (RSN), Emergency Medicine Foundation (EMF), in July 2014 and is responsible for a team whose role is to expand and enhance the scope of emergency medicine research. She has over twenty-five years health research experience in Australia and Canada. She has worked across the health spectrum, including public health, health economics, health policy, health technology assessment and clinical research. She also has experience in disaster management and recovery in Australia, Canada and New Zealand, including the short and long term mental health impact of natural disasters. She is passionate about building collaborative relationships that foster interest in applicable emergency medicine research as well as helping people to develop the skills needed to address such research questions. Through such an approach, Tegwen aims to develop strong, robust and multi-disciplinary relations that can inform improve the care of patients irrespective of their geographical location.