Jacqui Duc

Paediatric Palliative Care Specialist

Jacqui is a dual-trained General Paediatrician and Paediatric Palliative Care Specialist, who works as a Senior Medical Officer for the Statewide Paediatric Palliative Care Service of Children’s Health Queensland, and previously, medical lead of Queensland's only children's hospice, Hummingbird House.

Jacqui is passionate about paediatric palliative care education, compassion/empathy training, communication skills training, and telehealth medicine.

She also has a strong interest in advocacy, safety and quality, clinical bioethics and family-centred care - and advocates tirelessly for children with life-limiting conditions and their families.

Currently on a tree change for 2023, Jacqui has brought her paediatric and palliative care skills to work in regional adult palliative care for the year.

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