A certified Occupational Health Nurse and Registered Safety Professional, former Canadian Armed Forces military officer, and Search and Rescue volunteer, McGuire has participated in numerous Canadian Coast Guard icebreaking missions to the Arctic as a Health Officer. With a Masters in Environmental Management, her specialized areas of expertise include infectious disease, shiftwork, critical incidence stress, and hearing protection.
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FrontLine contributor and Occupational Health Nurse from Halifax ventures to work in New Zealand for a change of pace, and then COVID-19 hit. Here is a brief outline of some of those experiences helping out in New Zealand during this time of crisis.
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