- Critical Care Nursing
- Acute Care/Critical Care
- Patient and Family Centred Care
- Team Work/Leadership
- Disaster Management
Benjamin Mackie is a Lecturer of Nursing at the University of the Sunshine Coast and committee member of the Australian College of Critical Care Nurses (ACCCN), Queensland Branch. With specialist qualifications in critical care and disaster management, Ben was an invited speaker at the World Congress for Critical Care Nursing in April, 2016. He is currently completing his PhD at Griffith University and is focused on research promoting Patient and Family Centred Care in hospitals and interventions to enhance team performance. Ben is a peer reviewer for a number of nursing and health journals. Ben contributes more broadly to the profession and formally mentors several undergraduate nursing students and is an assessor of BN programs for ANMAC. He has published several peer reviewed journal articles , and is a reserve Nursing Officer with over a decade of military experience serving in austere environments.