Lyn Byers is a Nurse Prac­ti­tion­er in the spe­cial­ty of Remote Area Nurs­ing, a Mid­wife and a Men­tal Health Nurse. She has worked in remote com­mu­ni­ties in Cen­tral Aus­tralia since 2001 as a Remote Area Nurse and Mid­wife. She has also worked in small coun­try hos­pi­tals and bush clin­ics in Vic­to­ria. Lyn is cur­rent­ly the Clin­i­cal Nurse Con­sul­tant at Nganam­pa Health Council.

She is the chair of the Edi­to­r­i­al Com­mit­tee for the Remote Pri­ma­ry­ Health Care suite of man­u­als and sits on the Cen­tral Aus­tralia Human Research Ethics Committee.

Lyn is pas­sion­ate about deliv­er­ing high qual­i­ty health care to remote areas and pro­mot­ing the work remote area clin­i­cians do in dif­fi­cult circumstances.