Prof Rhonda Nay

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Personal Profile Link

http://www.latrobe.edu.au/health/about/staff/profile?uname=RMNay

Qualifications

RN, PhD; FAAG; FRCN

DCRC role / affiliation

DCRC-CC, Research Collaborator

Other roles / affiliations

Professor of Interdisciplinary Aged Care, La Trobe University, Director, Australian Centre for Evidence Based Aged Care (ACEBAC)

Profile

Professor (Emeritus)  Nay leads the Victorian Hub of the DCRC-CC and is Director of TIME for Dementia the Study Centre for Victoria and Tasmania. Rhonda has significant experience and expertise in care of older people and sits on the Aged Care Standards and Accreditation Agency Board.

Rhonda's research interest is in person centred, evidence based care environments for older people, especially people with dementia. Her research areas include: staff-family relationships, sexual expression and sexuality, person-centred care and pain management.

Rhonda has been a member of numerous government and professional committees including the Commonwealth Aged Care Workforce Committee and the AHCA Reference Group on Continuum of Care, the National Advisory Committee on Ageing. She has led and/or been a senior consultant on a large number of research projects. Rhonda has supervised 18 doctoral students to successful completion, has given over 100 major conference papers and published extensively.

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