VIC/TAS Chapter

ARNA is run by nurses for nurses.

Chapter Committee 

The Chapter Committee Meetings are usually held on the last Thursday of the month from 5.00 – 6.15pm at Dandenong Hospital and via teleconference. Discussion includes; planning future chapter study days, chapter scholarships and promoting the ARNA National Conference. The VIC/TAS Chapter is responsible for organising study days, conducting regular meetings, holding AGMs where chapter issues are formally discussed, and committee members are elected.   Members are encouraged to stand for election to the committee.

Trisha Dodds
Vice President:  Sara Alger
Treasurer:  Sue Dickson
Secretary:  Marie Vasquez
Assistant Secretary:  Gail Collins

Committee Members:
Jennifer Arthur
Brendan Bakes
Raewyn Buchanan
Vikki Clark
Rani Govender
Patrick Small
Lisa Street

Contact the VIC/TAS Chapter: Telephone (03) 86691489 | Email:

Patricia Dodds
VIC/TAS President

 "I think ARNA plays an important role in ensuring that the principles and practice of rehabilitation nursing are maintained as healthcare seems to be more and more acute care focused".
R Buchanan, ARNA VIC member