Profile Image

Staff Profile

Edit

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.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy), University of Sydney, 13/04/2000

Research

Research keywords

  • Interprofessional
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Paediatrics

Research expertise

Current research involves exploring the role modelling of Academics through interprofessional behaviours ad teaching methods.

Project Officer for interprofessional child development workshops incorporating extensive evaluation processes and publication of these outcomes.

Languages

  • English

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
130101Continuing And Community Education50
111403Paediatrics50

Collaboration

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

Administrative

Administrative expertise

Project Officier duties including project reports, budgets, reporting on KPIs and relevant professional documents.

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • Interprofessional
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Paediatrics

Teaching expertise

Area of interest in Occupational Therapy and Paediatrics, as well as interprofessional teaching and interprofessional clinical team intervention.

Edit

Highlighted Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Wolfgang R, Dutton R, Wakely K, 'Creating positive rural experiences for occupational therapy students', Australian Journal of Rural Health, 22 204-205 (2014) [C3]

Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

Click on a category title below to expand the list of citations for that specific category.

Journal article (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Wolfgang R, Dutton R, Wakely K, 'Creating positive rural experiences for occupational therapy students', Australian Journal of Rural Health, 22 204-205 (2014) [C3]

Conference (11 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Wakely 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]
2014Fisher 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]
2014Wakely 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

2014Crowley 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

2014Wakely 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

2014Croker 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]
2013Little 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

2013Little 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

2013Wolfgang 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

2011Wakely 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

2011George 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]
Show 8 more
Edit

Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants2
Total funding$1,500

- Indicates that the researcher may be seeking students for this project.

Click on a grant title below to expand the full details for that specific grant.

2015 (1 grants)

Occupational Therapy Australia National Conference, Melbourne Australia, 1 - 3 July 2015$500
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine

Project Team
Mrs Katrina Wakely
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$50020152016
GNo:G1500427

2014 (1 grants)

SARRAH National Conference, Kingscliff NSW, 17 - 20 September 2014.$1,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine

Project Team
Mrs Katrina Wakely
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,00020142014
GNo:G1400806
Edit

Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions0

No Supervisions.

Edit

Mrs Katrina Wakely

Work Phone02 67553500
Email
PositionLecturer
Department of Rural Health
University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health
Faculty of Health and Medicine
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Office
TEC,
Tamworth
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/katrina-wakely