Tag Archives: MS

Staying connected at the “Olympics of Nursing”

As you may already know, I am a nurse and midwife. I had an exciting opportunity to be involved in many aspects of the nursing profession in my previous role as CEO of Royal College of Nursing Australia (RCNA). Years of … Continue reading

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A rewarding and busy week: NDIS, Megan’s Mowdown, Canberra….

What a week it has been … again! I seem to make that statement quite regularly.  But really, WOW, what a week it has been. NDIS is law. How incredible to observe such an amazing piece of history unfolding this … Continue reading

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Farewell to a childhood idol

Life is always moving and changing – yes, I know that – but there are always levels of sadness when someone or something you love passes away. For me, apart from the people I love, it is in my garden. … Continue reading

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Just a little note to say….

Hi all! Just a short one this week. The Multiple Sclerosis International Federation (MSIF) has launched its new-look website. MS Australia are the Australian members of MSIF, representing the state societies and MSRA. The new website looks great and continues to be … Continue reading

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Tell me a story

Hi all! It has been a very busy and invigorating week, traveling between Melbourne and Sydney and being exposed to some exciting new ideas, people and stories. While in Sydney on Tuesday I met with MS Angel Lyn Ralph, who … Continue reading

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Recognising two great sportswomen and MS ambassadors

You may have read this week that two MS ambassadors made it in to the list of the Top 100 Australian Sportswomen of All Time. I am thrilled these two women have made the list and been recognised for their … Continue reading

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Introducing Debra Cerasa: MS Australia CEO, passionate advocate and blogger

Hi there! Let me introduce myself. I’m Debra and I am the new CEO of MS Australia. As Christmas and New Year begin to feel more distant, we get well underway with new projects and opportunities for MS Australia to … Continue reading

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