Leanne Brown is a Nephrology Nurse Practitioner within the Wide Bay Health Service District, specifically Hervey Bay and Maryborough, and who has a focus on renal patient care & management. Leanne has been working as a Nurse Practitioner since 2009, and for the 15 years prior in various roles within the speciality of Nephrology. These roles included education, research and management.
Leanne is currently undertaking a PhD with a focus on palliative care in the management of patients with chronic kidney disease. Leanne has previously published in the area of anaemia management in Chronic Kidney Disease and has presented at many nephrology workshops and conferences. Leanne is key member of the Renal Society of Australasia, and has had a prior role as the Queensland State Representative on the RSA Board of Directors.