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Mrs Katrina Wakely

Lecturer

University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health

Career Summary

Biography

Katrina Wakely is an Occupational Therapy Academic at The University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health, Tamworth.  This role allows her to work with rural undergraduate students to assist with their paediatric knowledge and skills and to support their learning on rural placement.  Katrina has also worked as a paediatric clinician since graduating in 2000 and is currently a co-owner of a private paediatric allied health practice.

Research Expertise
Current research involves exploring the role modelling of Academics through inter-professional behaviours ad teaching methods. Project Officer for inter-professional child development workshops incorporating extensive evaluation processes and publication of these outcomes.

Teaching Expertise
Area of interest in Occupational Therapy and Paediatrics, as well as inter-professional teaching and inter-professional clinical team intervention.

Administrative Expertise
Project Officer duties including project reports, budgets, reporting on KPIs and relevant professional documents.

Collaborations
Katrina is part of the inter-professional teaching research team at the University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health and a member of the inter-professional child development education team.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy), University of Sydney

Keywords

  • Interprofessional
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Paediatrics

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
111403 Paediatrics 50
130101 Continuing and Community Education 50

Professional Experience

Academic appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
1/01/2000 -  Occupational Therapist Hunter New England Health
Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Journal article (2 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2014 Wolfgang R, Dutton R, Wakely K, 'Creating positive rural experiences for occupational therapy students', Australian Journal of Rural Health, 22 204-205 (2014) [C1]
DOI 10.1111/ajr.12104
Co-authors Rebecca Wolfgang
2014 Wolfgang R, Dutton R, Wakely K, 'Creating positive rural experiences for occupational therapy students', Australian Journal of Rural Health, 22 204-205 (2014) [C1]
DOI 10.1111/ajr.12104
Co-authors Rebecca Wolfgang

Conference (14 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2015 Wakely KML, Wakely L, Little A, Crowley E, 'Lights, Camera... Play! A visual resource to highlight paediatric development using an interprofessional model', Australian Occupational Therapy Journal Vol 62 Supp 1 July 2015, Melbourne (2015)
Co-authors Luke Wakely
2015 Wakely KML, Wakely L, Little A, Crowley E, 'Working with children youth and families', Australian Occupational Therapy Journal Vol 62 Supp 1 July 2015, Melbourne (2015)
Co-authors Luke Wakely
2015 Wolfgang RL, Croker A, Wakely K, Harries-Jones H, 'Interprofessionally practice what you interprofessionally preach', ANZAHPE-AMEA 2015 Conference, Newcastle (2015)
Co-authors Anne Croker, Rebecca Wolfgang
2014 Wakely KML, Wakely L, Squires K, Little A, Crowley E, 'Hanging ten with the teachers - A model for collaborative learning in paediatrics between rural allied health clinicians and the education sector', Surf's Up: Ride the Wave's SARRAH National Conference for RUral and Remote Allied Health Professionals, Kingscliff NSW (2014) [E3]
Co-authors Luke Wakely, Kelly Squires
2014 Wakely LT, Little A, Crowley E, Wakely K, 'Expanding the comfort zone - An innovative model of interprofessional learning in paediatrics for rural allied health clinicians', Surf's Up: Ride the Waves SARRAH National Conference for Rural and Remote Allied Health Professionals, Kingscliff NSW (2014) [E3]
Co-authors Luke Wakely
2014 Fisher K, Wakely L, Squires K, Shipley L, Wakely K, Brown L, et al., 'A model for enhancing community engagement of undergraduate health professional students on rural placement', The 2014 Muster Global Community Engaged Medical Education, Uluru (2014) [E3]
Co-authors Luke Wakely, Kelly Squires, Tony Smith, Leanne Brown, Karin Fisher, Nicky Hudson
2014 Wakely KML, Little A, Wakely L, Crowley E, 'Lights, camera, action! A visual resource to highlight paediatric development using an interprofessional model', The proceedings of the Occupational Therapy: A Life Practice NSW 7 ACT Conference, Sydney (2014) [E3]
Co-authors Luke Wakely
2014 Croker AL, Wolfgang R, Leys J, Wakely K, Fisher K, Smith T, et al., 'Students as Individuals in Interprofessional Learning: Should there be an 'I' in 'Team'?', ANZAHPE 2014 Conference Handbook & Program, Gold Coast (2014) [E3]
Co-authors Rebecca Wolfgang, Tony Smith, Jacqui Leys, Anne Croker, Karin Fisher
2014 Crowley ET, Little A, Wakely L, Wakely K, 'The future is now: Interprofessional paediatric education for allied health professionals', Journal of the Dietitians Association of Australia Volume 71 Supplement 1 May 2014, Brisbane (2014) [E3]
Co-authors Luke Wakely
2013 Little ALO, Wakely L, Crowley E, Wakely K, 'An innovative model of interprofessional paediatrics education for allied health professionals', Proceedings of the 10th National Allied Health Conference, Brisbane, Australia (2013) [E3]
Co-authors Luke Wakely
2013 Little AL, Crowley E, Wakely L, Wakely K, 'Harnessing the energy through partnerships: interprofessional paediatric education for allied health professionals', Proceedings of the NSW Rural Health and Research Congress, Port Macquarie, Australia (2013) [E3]
Co-authors Luke Wakely
2013 Wolfgang RL, Wakely K, de Courcy Dutton R, 'Creating positive rural experiences for Occupational Therapy students', Australian Occupational Therapy Journal, Adelaide Convention Centre (2013) [E3]
Co-authors Rebecca Wolfgang
2011 Wakely K, Wakely LT, Laurie B, 'Playing in the shifting sandpit - Country Kid's Therapy, sustaining a private paediatric allied health service in the bush.', Conference Handbook, Port Macquarie (2011) [E3]
Co-authors Luke Wakely
2011 George C, Brown L, Wakely LT, Wakely K, 'I am, you are, we are community - linking undergraduate students to community through partnerships', Conference Handbook, Port Macquarie (2011) [E3]
Co-authors Leanne Brown, Luke Wakely
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants 2
Total funding $1,500

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20151 grants / $500

Occupational Therapy Australia National Conference, Melbourne Australia, 1 - 3 July 2015$500

Funding body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine

Funding body University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine
Project Team Mrs Katrina Wakely
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2015
Funding Finish 2016
GNo G1500427
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20141 grants / $1,000

SARRAH National Conference, Kingscliff NSW, 17 - 20 September 2014.$1,000

Funding body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine

Funding body University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine
Project Team Mrs Katrina Wakely
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2014
Funding Finish 2014
GNo G1400806
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y
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Mrs Katrina Wakely

Position

Lecturer
Department of Rural Health
University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health
Faculty of Health and Medicine

Contact Details

Email katrina.wakely@newcastle.edu.au
Phone 02 67553500

Office

Building TEC
Location Tamworth

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