Dr Nigel Barr is the Discipline Leader for Paramedicine at UniSC. He has extensive experience in healthcare, emergency medical services and education sectors. Nigel was formerly an intensive care paramedic in several ambulance jurisdictions, and Senior Operations Officer (Clinical and Education Services) for Rural Ambulance Victoria. His roles have encompassed the provision of intensive care paramedicine, clinical governance, professional leadership, teaching and research.
Nigel has completed a PhD exploring infection prevention and control in paramedic-led healthcare. He has a considerable research publication history and is a member of the ANZCP research committee.
- Australasian College of Paramedicine
- Australasian Council of Paramedicine Deans
|Project name||Investigators||Funding body (Amount A$)||Year|
|Learning together to work together: Developing best practice and credentialing frameworks for interprofessional education for health disciplines at USC||Bogossian, F., Barr, N., Carter, R., Craven, D., George, K., Hamilton, A., Henderson, A., Katsikitis, M., Masters, N., Nash, G., Pelly, F., Taylor, J.||USC Commissioned Learning & Teaching Program Grant A$30,000||2018|
- infection control
- teaching and learning of paramedic science
- Clinical Systems
- Medical Emergencies
Dr Nigel Barr's specialist areas of knowledge include paramedic science, medical emergencies, adaptation to climate change, infection control, and teaching and learning of clinical science.