Tiffany Burton

Project Officer, Palliative Care Victoria

Biography

Tiffany is critical care nurse with over 10 years’ experience working in Intensive Care Units across Australia and the United Kingdom. Over the course of her clinical career, she has pursued roles in clinical education, management and co-ordination before moving into the field of Public Health.

Being a passionate advocate for improving equitable access to high quality health care, she seeks to inspire the next generation of health professionals to apply innovative approaches to practice. Her current ambition is to work alongside policy makers and healthcare leaders to help re-design our health systems to reduce the strain on our existing healthcare workforce and better meet the public health needs of the future.

Tiffany is currently working as a Project Officer for Palliative Care Victoria in a Government funded initiative aimed at developing and implementing resources that support substitute decision makers for residents living in residential aged care.