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About Dr Kathleen Fahy

Dr Kathleen Fahy MEd(UNSW), PhD(UQ)
Kathleen is an active scholar, researcher and theorist. Her research is aimed at understanding and, if indicated, changing the way maternity care in provided in order to optimise the health and wellbeing of women and babies. Kathleen has published over 45 peer-reviewed papers; is co-editor of a Midwifery Theory textbook and has authored a number of book chapters and major reports.
Kathleen is perceived by her students to be an outstanding Research Higher Degrees supervisor.
On a personal level Kathleen enjoys beach walking, gentle cycling, Tai Chi, Yoga, meditation, bushwalking, Scrabble, theatre, opera, art galleries and the company of family and friends.


Present Honorary Professor of Midwifery, Northern NSW Local Health District
Present Professor of Midwifery, Southern Cross University School of Health and Human Sciences

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Contact Information

Locked Mail Bag 4
Coolangatta QLD
Australia 4225
Telephone: (+ 61 7) 5589 3016
Mobile: (+ 61) 418992821


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