Ilsa Nielsen, A/Prof Alison Pighills

Ilsa is a physiotherapist currently employed as Principal Workforce Officer in the Allied Health Professions' Office of Queensland, Department of Health. This role supports workforce policy, planning and development for rural and remote allied health services in Queensland Health. Associate Professor Alison Pighills is an occupational therapist currently employed as Principal Research Fellow in Mackay Hospital and Health Service. Alison's role includes facilitating research capacity building in the allied health workforce, along with leadership of a number of service and workforce redesign initiatives in the organisation.