BSc (HIM) PhD
Natasha Donnolley is a Project Manager and Certified Health Information Manager at the National Perinatal Epidemiology and Statistics Unit. The NPESU is a leading national agency of information and research in pregnancy, childbirth and the neonatal period, and is a joint unit of the School of Women’s and Children’s Health and the Centre for Big Data Research in Health, UNSW Sydney.
Natasha has been involved in a range of national data development projects since commencing at the NPESU in 2011, and led the development of the world-first Maternity Care Classification System (MaCCS) for the Commonwealth Department of Health as part of the National Maternity Data Development Project. Natasha has co-authored a number of national epidemiological reports, including the first Perinatal deaths in Australia report in 2016. In additional to her professional responsibilities, Natasha is also a leading consumer advocate and representative in maternal and perinatal health, providing advice on state and national committees.
Natasha recently completed her PhD in the School of Women's and Children's Health, validating the Maternity Care Classification System.