Frances Bass


Masters Student

BN Grad Cert (Crit Care) MRes (in progress)

Frances is a senior registered nurse with over 15 years of experience in ICU in Australia and the United Kingdom. She is currently completing a Masters of Research 'Time course of blood glucose in critically ill patients', with Professor Myburgh and Professor Finfer as her supervisors.

Frances was an ICU Research Coordinator for seven years and is now ICU Research Manager, Royal North Shore Hospital. She has a keen interest in sedation, analgesia and delirium and long term follow up. She has been involved in multiple ICU clinical trials and research projects in the areas of blood glucose control, renal failure and dialysis, sepsis, nutrition, severe trauma, traumatic brain injury, fluid resuscitation and antibiotic use.