Professor Tiffany Conroy

Deputy Dean for Nursing Leadership and Innovation and Professor

College of Nursing and Health Sciences

place Sturt North (N314B)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Professor Tiffany Conroy is the Deputy Dean for Nursing Leadership and Innovation in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Flinders University.

Tiffany actively researching the influence of integrated fundamental care delivery on patient outcomes and exploring the effect of the strategies used to teach fundamental care. She is a Registered Nurse and an experienced educator in nursing, knowledge translation, evidence based healthcare, and systematic reviews.

Professor Conroy's research interests include the fundamentals of nursing care; knowledge translation; evidence based practice; and the methodology and conduct of systematic and scoping reviews. Her doctoral research was a focussed ethnography exploring factors influencing nurses' delivery of the fundamentals of care.

Tiffany is an office bearer for the International Learning Collaborative, the internationally recognised voice for the fundamentals of care. She is also a Board Member for the Leahurst Nurses' Foundation Incorporated.


RN, BN, MNSc,GradCertUnivTeach&Learn, PhD, FACN

Honours, awards and grants

Recipient of Dean’s Commendation for Doctoral Thesis Excellence, University of Adelaide, 2018

Key responsibilities

Researcher-Fundamentals of Care

Supervisory interests
Education, nursing
Education, transfer, tertiary settings
Enhancing leadership
Knowledge translation
Systematic reviews in health care