Recent visitors to QPS
Professor Sally Thorne from the University of British Columbia attended the Deakin University School of Nursing and Midwifery Research School in August 2018 at the Burwood Campus. Professor Thorne delivered two keynote presentations - ‘Communication in cancer care: Insights from a longitudinal qualitative analysis’ and ‘Synthesis of qualitative research: Evolving issues and debates’. In addition, Professor Thorne facilitated a workshop on Qualitative Research Methodology.
PhD student, Ina Qvist, visited the Deakin University School of Nursing and Midwifery during February and March 2018 to experience a different research environment, to learn about Deakin University’s academic traditions, to create an international network, and to learn more about the Australian healthcare system. Ina was in the second year of her PhD studies at the University of Aarhus in Denmark, and her research project is titled ‘Identification of characteristics associated with adherence to prescribed drugs among participants in cardiovascular screening studies.’
Professor Emerita Margaret Harrison from Queen's University, Canada visited Deakin University in April 2018 to meet with staff and students. During her visit Professor Harrison delivered a presentation titled 'Evaluating Implementation - Be Rigorous Yet Practical'.
Centennial Professor Pat Stone visited from Columbia University in June 2018. During her visit, Professor Stone presented the results of a national survey on Infection Prevention in USA Aged Care Facilities.
QPS Research Coordinator
School of Nursing and Midwifery
221 Burwood Highway
Burwood VIC 3125