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Sheena Reilly

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Paediatrics Royal Children'S Hospital
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Prof

Sheena Reilly

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Language and Literacy
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Prof

Sheena Reilly

 

Sheena Reilly is Professor of Speech Pathology in the Department of Paediatrics at the University of Melbourne. In addition, she is Associate Director of Clinical and Public Health research at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute.

Sheena received her B.App.Sc (Speech and Hearing) from Curtin University and her PhD from the Faculty of Medicine, University of London.

Sheena is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Social Sciences, the UK Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists and Speech Pathology Australia. She is an Honorary Research Fellow with the Australian Stuttering Research Centre, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney and Visiting Professor, Neurosciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University of London.

Sheena’s research focuses on childhood language and communication problems. She has more than date 150 publications, including 111 peer-reviewed original works in highly ranked journals such as the Pediatrics, British Medical Journal and Brain. Sheena’s research is multidisciplinary and investigates the etiology and characterization of childhood language and communication problems. She has attracted over 14 million in competitive research funding, from bodies such as NHMRC, ARC and NIH. Sheena was awarded her second, 5-year NHMRC practitioner fellowship in 2013. Collectively she has mentored 24 PhD and Masters students, 18 as a primary supervisor.

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 229 most recent scholarly works by Sheena Reilly.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2011

Visiting Fellowship, University of Newcastle United Kingdom


2010

Fellow of Speech Pathology Australia


2009

Fellow of the Royal College of Speech & Language Therapists (RCSLT) (2009)


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Paediatrics Royal Children'S Hospital

Member

Speech Pathology Australia Association

Editorial Board Member

Evidence-based Communication Assessment and Intervention (EBCAI)

Editorial Board Member

International Journal of Language & Communication Disorders

Editorial Board Member

Physical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics

Editorial Board Member

Asia Pacific Journal of Speech Language & Hearing

Editorial Board Member

Child; Care, Health and Development

Editorial Board Member (Executive Board)

International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology

Member

Royal College Speech Language Therapists

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University College London

Bachelor of Applied Science

Curtin University of Technology