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Kate recently joined the academic team at Monash University in 2019. Kate graduated in Occupational Therapy from LaTrobe University in 2008. Her main areas of clinical work were in sub-acute care within trauma/burns and aged care populations. She graduated with a Masters in Public Health in 2014 where her major thesis was exploring the patients’ perspective on discharge planning from sub-acute care. She is currently completing her PhD in creating a criteria for discharge-readiness from sub-acute care, incorporating the perspectives of all stakeholders. Her research interests include discharge planning, clinical reasoning and shared decision making and health literacy. 

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Masters of Public Health, Deakin University

Feb 2012Nov 2015

Award Date: 30 Nov 2015

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy, La Trobe University

Jan 2005Dec 2008

Award Date: 31 Dec 2008

Bachelor of Applied Science (Health Promotion), Deakin University

Feb 1997Dec 2001

Award Date: 31 Dec 2001

External positions

Honorary, Alfred Hospital

1 Apr 2019 → …

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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