Associate Professor
Debbie Long

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Faculty of Health,
School of Nursing

Personal details


Associate Professor
Faculty of Health,
School of Nursing
Kelvin Grove Q Block Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects



Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Griffith University)

Professional memberships and associations

Australian College of Critical Care Nurses

Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society, Paediatric Study Group

Paediatric Critical Care Research Group

PICOLO Network: Paediatric Intensive Care Optimising Long Term Outcomes



Dr Long is currently the Special Area Coordinator for Paediatric, Child and Youth Health Nursing and unit coordinator in the following courses:

  • NSN001: Contemporary Issues in Nursing Children and Families
  • NSN009: Specialist Nursing Practice for Children and Families

PhD Completions

Title:  Posttraumatic stress in children admitted to the paediatric intensive care unit (complete in 2012)

Title: Evaluating delirium in the paediatric intensive care unit: Understanding the acute and long-term impact on child functioning (Completed in 2019)

Title: Optimising endotracheal suction practices in the paediatric intensive care init (Completed in 2020)

Current PHD/Doctorate/MPhil supervisions

Title: Behaviour change in children after general anaesthesia.

Title: Feasibility of an early intervention to prevent persistent traumatic stress reactions in young children admitted to intensive care. (PICU CARE)

Title: Long Term Outcomes following Paediatric Sepsis (LOTUS).



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