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Personal profile


Dr Kimberley Crawford undertook her PhD at the University of Melbourne's Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology located at the Royal Women's Hospital. Her PhD was exploring the role of trophoblast derived proteins in the development of pre-eclampsia.

Dr Crawford commenced at Monash University in 2012, during this time she has led a number of research funded projects to improve care and patient outcomes. She has experience with conducting quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods studies. In addition, conducting large multi-site studies, focusing on chronic kidney disease, across major Victorian health services. 

Dr Crawford has an extensive list of publications, which express the breadth and depth of her knowledge, her capacity to work in multidisciplinary teams and an ability to produce important work using diverse methodologies.

Teaching Commitment

Dr Crawford uses her research expertise to teach nurses and midwives to undertake their own research and translate research evidence into practice. Dr Crawford teaches the Masters unit GHS5841 Research and Evidence for Practice.


Kimberley is an accredited higher degrees supervisor and has supervised students in Honours, Masters and PhD to completion.

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
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Research area keywords

  • Chronic illness
  • Comorbidities
  • Transition
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Nursing intervention
  • Medication adherence
  • Telehealth
  • Pregnancy
  • Kidney transplantation

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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