Fiona McDonald

Fiona is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Law at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Dr McDonald’s research encompasses issues related to health governance and has four broad themes: the governance of health systems and organisations; the governance of health professionals; the governance of health research; and the governance of patient safety.   Her work draws from law, bioethics and regulatory theory and she generally adopts comparative and sociological approaches to governance issues. She graduated in Law and Politics from Victoria University of Wellington (LLB, BA, 1999), and in law from Dalhousie University (LLM 2003, JSD 2010).