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Leslie Charles Higgins

Leslie Charles Higgins, Australian health education consultant, writer. Member Society for Behavioural Health and Medicine, Education Research and Development Association, Himalayan Club.

Background

  • Higgins, Leslie Charles was born on April 20, 1936 in Molong, New South Wales, Australia. Son of Leslie William and Evelena Ellen (Lee) Higgins.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University New England, Armidale, Australia, 1962. Master of Letters, University New England, Armidale, Australia, 1988. Master of Education with 1st class honors, University Sydney, Australia, 1970.

      Doctor of Philosophy, University Sydney, Australia, 1975.

    Career

    • Teacher, lecturer, senior lecturer, principal lecturer New South Wales Department Education, Sydney, 1956-1983. Head department behavioural studies Sydney College Advanced Education, 1984-1987, head division graduate studies in nursing, 1988-1989. Pro-dean faculty nursing University Sydney, 1990-1991, principal lecturer in primary health care, 1992-1993, associate professor faculty nursing, 1994-1997, 98-01, honorary associate professor faculty nursing, since 2002.

      Honorary consultant Fresh Start program National Heart Foundation Australia, Sydney, 1995-1996.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Society for Behavioural Health and Medicine, Education Research and Development Association, Himalayan Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Bushwalking, trekking, writing walking guides.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Maidment, January 9, 1959. Children: Wendy, Susan.
    • father: Leslie William Higgins
    • mother: Evelena Ellen (Lee) Higgins
    • spouse: Margaret Maidment
    • children: Wendy Higgins
    • Susan Higgins
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