Professor Trisha Dunning AM is the inaugural Chair in Nursing in the Deakin University and Barwon Health Partnership.
She is a credentialed diabetes educator and a life member of the Australian Diabetes Educators Association and a Distinguished Life Fellow of the Australian College of Nursing. She is a member of the Board of Diabetes Victoria and a past Vice president of the International Diabetes Federation.
She is widely published in journal, books and guidelines and position statements and has received many awards for her work.
Her research focus is diabetes and older people and diabetes palliative and end of life care.