Dr Bridget Kool

Bridget KoolAssociate Professor – University of Auckland

Doctor Bridget Kool is an Associate Professor and Associate Dean (Academic), Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences at the University of Auckland.

She was a paediatric nurse for 25 years and has since completed a MPH and PhD. Her teaching areas include: evidence for based medicine, and quality improvement in healthcare.

Her current research interests focus on injury-related topics including: trauma outcomes, the role of alcohol in injury, and child injury. She is a former New Zealand President of the Australasian Epidemiological Association. She is an invited member of the Statistics New Zealand Working Group for Serious Injury Information, and the Major Trauma Clinical Network of New Zealand. She is an Associate Editor for Injury.