T. L. Oakman has been working as a health professional for over 23 years, including as Director of Public Health in regional NSW. T. L. Oakman is a graduate in Medical Laboratory Science and has a Masters of Health Administration and Information Systems.
T. L. Oakman lives with her husband and teenager son in country NSW. She has been published in science journals, appears in the media and regularly presents to broad range of people, ranging from public groups to health professionals.
What would you do if an influenza pandemic arrived on your doorstep? ... How would you find enough food when the supermarkets are empty? How could you pay your bills when you lose your job because your workplace shuts down? Will you be able to get medical attention when the hospitals are overflowing? Would you and your family survive?