- Master of Health Science (Paediatric Physiotherapy, University of Sydney, 05/02/2007
- Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy), University of Sydney, 13/04/2000
- Emergency Department
- Interprofessional Education
- Premature Infant
- Rural Health
Luke is currently enrolled in his PhD using qualitative research methods to examine 'the lived experience of parenting a premature infant in a rural area'. Luke also has research interests in emergency department physiotherapists, inteprofessional learning for tertiary students and rural health issues.
Fields of Research
Body relevant to professional practice.
- Member - Australian Physiotherapy Association
- Recipient - APA Titled Paediatric Physiotherapist
Luke co-ordinates the Dept of Rural Health, Research Higher degree community of practice. He also co-ordinates the physiotherapy clinical placements in the Dept of Rural Health footprint. Luke also co-ordinates the Department of Rural Health Physiotherapy Department staff meetings.
Luke is a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association Paediatric Professional Standards Committee.
- Clinical Education
- Emergency Department
- Practice based learning
- Rural Health
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Conference (10 outputs)
|2012||Smith AN, Wakely LT, Brown LJ, Burrows JM, 'Integrating interprofessional learning into rural clinical placements - Assessing student's attitudes', Symposium Program. Interprofessional Education for Quality Use of Medicines, Newcastle Beach, NSW (2012) [E3]|
|2012||Smith AN, Wakely LT, Brown LJ, Wolfgang RL, 'Creating community capacity and enhancing student learning on rural placement', Conference Handbook. SARRAH National Conference, Launceston, Tasmania (2012) [E3]|
|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)|
|2010||Smith AN, Brown LJ, May JA, Wakely LT, Greaves J, Wolfgang R, et al., 'Interprofessional learning modules: Making undergraduate IPE clinically relevant', All Together Better Health 5 Conference. Program, Sydney, NSW (2010) [E3]|
|2010||Wakely LT, 'Country kid's therapy: Establishing a paediatric physiotherapy & occupational therapy practice in a rural area', National SARRAH Conference 2010 Conference. Program, Broome, WA (2010) [E3]|
|2009||Wakely LT, Doherty SR, Ryan N, 'Primary health care physiotherapy in a rural emergency department', NSW Rural Allied Health Conference 2009: Program Book, Tamworth, NSW (2009) [E3]|
|2008||Wakely LT, Rae KM, Cooper RJ, 'Experience of parenting a premature infant: A literature review', 2008 General Practice & Primary Health Care Research Conference: Program & Abstracts, Hobart, TAS (2008) [E3]|
|2008||Wakely LT, Cooper RJ, Rae KM, 'Experience of parenting a premature ilnfant in a rural area', NSW Rural and Remote Health Conference 2008: Conference Program, Coffs Harbour, NSW (2008) [E3]|
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Journal article (2 outputs)
Grants and Funding
|Number of grants||1|
For project grants received where the lead institution is other than the University of Newcastle, details are shown in italics.
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2013 (1 grants)
ANZAHPE Conference, Melbourne 24-27 June 2013$1,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health
|Mr Luke Wakely|
|Travel Grant||Chief Investigator|
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Mr Luke Wakely
|Work Phone||(02) 6767 8460|
|Fax||(02) 6761 2355|
University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health
Faculty of Health and Medicine
The University of Newcastle, Australia
University Department of Rural Health - Northern NSW,