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Kim's Greatest Shave

08 Jun 2021


After the sudden passing of her daughter from leukaemia, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Kim Whitfield, was inspired to honour Monique’s legacy and raise money for leukaemia research.

Kim, who works within the Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District Staff Health team, says, “Monique is my hero, so I want to be a hero for her.”

She’s shared this very personal story to raise awareness and honour her daughter.

Hear Monique’s story as told by Kim Whitfield with health advice from Dr Yi Ling Tan, Staff Specialist Haematologist at the Nepean Cancer Care Centre.