Nurse Prescriber - Vivian Huang. (RN, PGDip Nursing, PGCert Occupational Health) Born and raised in China, Vivian studied medicine for 4 years before moving to Christchurch in 2002. In 2005, Vivian joined Doctors on Riccarton as a receptionist while completing her nursing studies at CPIT. Since 2006 Vivian has been working as a registered nurse. She can speak Mandarin, Cantonese and English fluently. Vivian was awarded a Pegasus Chair & CEO special award in 2009 for her services to nursing.
Vivian is undertaking postgraduate studies at the University of Otago. She has completed a Postgraduate Certificate in Health Sciences endorsed in Occupational Health, and a Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences endorsed in Nursing, earning this with Distinction. She is currently working towards becoming a Nurse Practitioner. She manages to juggle her studies and work, while being the mother of two young children!