PhDs on the go at QPS
There are a number of exciting opportunities for new honours, PhD and postdoctoral researchers to join our team.
PhDs that are currently in progress include:
Feasibility, useability and acceptability of a smart phone application to support carers of people with cancer.
Natalie Heynsbergh is studying a Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing), School of Nursing and Midwifery.
Using an audit with feedback knowledge translation intervention to promote medication error reporting in health care
Vanessa Brotto is studying a Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing), School of Nursing and Midwifery.
Functional decline of hospitalised older people: Quality of 24-hour care
Lenore Beddoes is studying a Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing), School of Nursing and Midwifery.
Patient Participation In Postoperative Care: Improving the Patient Experience
Jo McDonallis studying a Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing), School of Nursing & Midwifery.
Professor Tracey Bucknall – Associate Head of School (Research) – is the Foundational Chair in Nursing at Alfred Health. She has an international reputation as a decision scientist and specialises in knowledge translation. Prof. Bucknall's research focuses on understanding how clinicians make decisions and the influences on those decisions. Her work involves international collaborations in nursing, critical care medicine, pain management and knowledge translation.
Become a research degree student
We welcome new opportunities to collaborate with research leaders who share our vision of innovative health service research, with a focus on clinical care, quality and risk management.