Davina McAlister is a research nurse with the Department of Anaesthesia at Auckland Hospital. Davina is Veriphi’s key clinical contact on a day to day basis. She graduated with a diploma nursing in 1996 and a post graduate diploma in advanced nursing 2008. She is currently completing a post graduate diploma/masters in clinical research.
Davina was a senior staff nurse in Critical Care prior to starting with Dr Tim Short in Anaesthesia Research in 2006. She manages & coordinates all sponsor trials & investigator initiated projects, as well as offering regulator advice nationally and internationally to researchers. She also provide support for all registrar projects within the department, guiding them through the regulatory requirements.