A/PROF BRIDGET HAMILTON

A/PROF BRIDGET HAMILTON

Positions

Overview

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  • Bridget Hamilton is a registered mental health nurse with a 30 year career working as a clinician, manager, educator and researcher in public sector services.
    She highly values partnering with consumers in everyday work, research and teaching. She teaches solutions-focused interventions; her research spans ethnographic fieldwork in healthcare settings, knowledge transfer for seclusion reduction, evaluations of recovery orientation, narratives of Strengths approaches.   

Affiliation

Member of

  • Australian College of Mental Health Hurses. Member of the College 2001 -
  • Nursing & Midwifery Board of Australia. Registered Nurse 1986 -

Publications

Selected publications

Research

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Additional Grant Information

  • Dr Hamilton has been the recipient of a NICS NHMRC Fellowship,a University of Melbourne Engagement Grant and several grants from Department of Health   

Awards

Education and training

  • PhD, University of Melbourne 2008
  • BN (Hons), Deakin University 2003
  • BN (Psychiatric), Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology 1999

Awards and honors

  • Vice-Chancellor's Engagement Award 2012 for Consumer Involvement Station, The University of Melbourne, 2012
  • Prize for best methodological paper 2005, Masters and PhD researchers' seminar, Department of Nursing, University of Melbourne, 2010
  • Dreamlarge Knowledge Transfer Excellence Award for evidence implementation postdoctoral fellowship project “Translating evidence to practic, The University of Melbourne, 2010
  • Emeritus Professor Judith Parker Prize for most meritorious doctoral thesis, School of Nursing and Social Work, The University of Melbourne, 2009
  • Senior Investigator Award, St Vincent's Research Week, St. Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne, 2008

Supervision

Available for supervision

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