Dr Rebecca Sharp
BN, BHSc (Hons), PhD
Rebecca is a lecturer in the School of Nursing and Midwifery at the University of South Australia. Rebecca's Honours degree and PhD focused on vascular access. She has published several papers about vascular access devices, including vein selection for PICC insertion to reduce venous thromboembolism and the safety of midlines for patients with cystic fibrosis. She has extensive clinical experience managing patients with vascular access devices (primarily TIVADs, midlines and PICCs) as well as facilitating education for clinicians.