The Committee commenced taking evidence on 17 March 2005 from representatives of the Board, namely Ms Judi Brown (CEO/Registrar), Ms Ros Donellan-Fernandez (Deputy-President), and Mr Trevor Johnson (Business Services Manager).
...Ms Judi Brown (CEO/Registrar, Nurses Board of South Australia), replied briefly:10 MS BROWN
: There are various ideas on that.
The Committee was interested in hearing about the opportunities for rural and country students from the Registrar of the Board, Ms Judi Brown
: The universities tell us that there is still a fairly broad base of entrants and scholarships are available for rural families as well.
...Ms Judi Brown (Registrar/CEO, Nurses Board) explained the role of a nurse practitioner:26 MS BROWN
: It is a nurse who has been educated to undertake an advanced role.