Victor McConvey – Australia
Victor has been a nurse for 25 years and has worked in the area of neurology for the past 18 years. He has worked in clinical management and service development positions in both Australia and the UK, including establishing the Parkinson’s Nurse Specialist position in Leeds, UK. In his role at Parkinson’s Victoria, Victor leads the Health Team, providing direction to the development and roll out of our information, peer support education programs. Victor is currently involved in a range of projects including developing the role and profile of the Parkinson’s Nurse Specialist in Australia and participating in the working party reviewing clinical and consumer information generated by Parkinson’s Victoria. He has written journal articles, presented at international conferences and received a number of awards and fellowship related to his work with the Parkinson’s community.