Nurses honoured on Australia Day

Professor Jill White AM

Sydney Nursing School congratulates Professor Jill White, Dean of Sydney Nursing School, and Associate Professor Margaret McGill, Adjunct Professor Sydney Nursing School and Sydney Medical School, for their Member of the Order of Australia Awards (AM) on Australia Day.

Professor White was honoured for service to nursing and midwifery through the design and implementation of academic programs, through contributions to government health committees and taskforces, and to professional organisations.

Associate Professor McGill was honoured for service to community health in the field of diabetes management and education, particularly in support of children and adolescents, and to the establishment of medical education programs in Australia and overseas.