• Prof Brigid Gillespie

    Professor of Patient Safety/Griffith University & Gold Coast University Hospital, Gold Coast Health

  • Professor Brigid Gillespie is the conjoint Professor of Patient Safety in Nursing at the Gold Coast University Hospital and Griffith School of Nursing and Midwifery, Gold Coast campus. She is leading research in two important areas of patient safety; compromised skin integrity, and teamwork and communication in surgery. Professor Gillespie has authored over 160 peer-reviewed publications and 5 book chapters. She has won $10 million dollars in competitive research grants, including 4 NHMRC grants.