Ms Naomi Hammond
RN, BN, MN (Crit. Care), MPH (with Merit)
Vice-Chair, IRCIG Executive
Naomi is a Research Fellow and PhD Candidate at the George Institute for Global Health and the Intensive Care Clinical Research Manager at Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney. She is also a Conjoint Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, and a member of the Research Advisory Panel of the Australian College of Critical Care Nurses (ACCCN).
Naomi has extensive clinical trials operational experience as well as having a strong academic record that includes numerous scholarships and awards. These include an National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) post-graduate scholarship to undertake a PhD in knowledge translation of fluid resuscitation research into critical care practice (thesis submitted March 2017), the 2010 ACCCN best nursing review paper, and best poster prize at the 2011 Singaporean, Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society (ANZICS) inaugural critical care conference.
Naomi has published research in a few key areas of critical care with more than 40 papers published in peer-reviewed journals such as the New England Journal of Medicine, Intensive Care Medicine, Critical Care, Australian Critical Care, and Critical Care and Resuscitation, plus 2 chapters in international critical care textbooks specifically on fluid resuscitation. Naomi has been invited to present her research and has actively submitted research for presentation at more than 15 national and international conferences over the past 5 years. She is a reviewer for 10 journals including British Medical Journal, PLOS one, Critical Care, Australian Critical Care, and Critical Care and Resuscitation. Naomi sits on more than 10 national and international study scientific management committees and her research funding totals over $6 million AUD.