Carolyn Astley

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    Heart Foundation SA

Background: clinical nursing, clinical trials, outcomes research and health policy in cardiovascular disease. Doctorate studied systems and processes of care to facilitate delivery of best practice ACS care. Have worked on ACACiA and SNAPSHOT ACS registries and HS Troponin pragmatic clinical trials and a PRCT to test efficacy of risk based clinical pathway to increase adherence to best practice ACS care. Managed the statewide cardiovascular clinical network for. 3 years. Currently research manager at Heart foundation SA.
Past board member of CSANZ and executive member of Australasian cardiovascular nursing college.