Associate Professor Bridget Kool
Dr Bridget Kool is an Associate Professor and Associate Dean (Academic), at The University of Auckland’s Faculty of Medical and Health Science. She was a paediatric surgical nurse for 25 years, and former paediatric trauma coordinator at Starship Child Health. She has completed a MPH and a PhD both focusing on injury epidemiology. Her current research interests focus on trauma outcomes, EMS access, the role of alcohol in injury, and child injury.
Bridget is a former New Zealand President of the Australasian Epidemiological Association and is an invited member of the Statistics New Zealand Working Group for Serious Injury Information. She is an Associate Editor for Injury, and on the executive of the Australasian Injury Prevention Network.