Clinical Research Nurse/Project Manager
Bachelor of Nursing, Charles Darwin University, 2013; Cert IV in Disability Services, BCA National Training Group, 2015
Fransisca (Chacha) grew up in Indonesia and came to Australia in 2010 to complete her Bachelor of Nursing degree at Charles Darwin University (CDU). She has worked as a registered nurse in Darwin and Sydney across a range of clinical expertise, including surgical, medical and pediatrics. Her interest in Indigenous children’s health led her to joining Menzies in 2018.
She is working across a number of projects within the child health respiratory team and is the project manager of PETAL and PARROT Study.
Fransisca is currently studying a Master of Public Health, enrolled through Menzies and CDU.
- Hospitalised Pneumonia with Extended treatment (HOPE) Study
- The Australian National Non-Cystic Fibrosis Bronchiectasis Registry (ABR)
- Preventing recurrent ALRIs (PETAL) study
- Prophylactic antibiotics to prevent chest infections in children with neurological impairment (PARROT) trial