"Incorporating all disciplines involved in trauma care,
rehabilitation, training, and prevention"


Prof. Petra Brysiewicz

Professor Petra Brysiewicz, PhD, M Cur, B Arts, B Soc Sc

  • Full professor of Nursing, School of Nursing & Public Health, University of KwaZulu-Natal
  • Teaches Trauma/Emergency Nursing at undergraduate and postgraduate level
  • Immediate past president of Emergency Nurses Society of South Africa
  • Executive Committee Member of the Emergency Medicine Society of South Africa and African Federation for Emergency Medicine
  • Research areas include the psychosocial implications of violence and injury