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Prof

Meinir Krishnasamy

Professor Director Of Cancer Nursing
cancer nursing - research (rare and less common cancers; care pathways and cancer models of care; workforce capability; complex symptoms)
life sciences & biomedicine
science & technology
oncology
humans
male
female
middle aged
aged
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Prof

Meinir Krishnasamy

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Health services research
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Prof

Meinir Krishnasamy

 

Professor Mei Krishnasamy is an internationally recognised cancer nurse and respected cancer nurse researcher in patient experiences and outcomes research. She has an established record of collaborative research focusing on the development and evaluation of models of care and strategies targeted at improving patient and carer experiences of living with cancer, demands of treatment and symptom profiles, linking experience of care innovation to improved patient outcomes.

She is CI on several NHMRC grants and has been involved in competitive research grants worth approximately $14 million. Despite not having held a full time academic appointment until 2016, she has authored more than 60 peer-reviewed publications since 1996. She has supervised 16 nursing and allied health higher degree students, 13 to successful completion to date. Mei has 29 invited national and international presentations over the past 5 years and, in 2012, was recipient of the prestigious Robert Tiffany Lectureship, awarded by the International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care, in recognition of her contribution to cancer nursing. She is inaugural Chair in Cancer Nursing at the University of Melbourne and Research and Education Lead for Cancer Nursing at the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre. She is immediate past President of the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia, a past President of the Cancer Nurses Society of Australia and a lead member of the Policy and Advocacy Committee of the International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care.

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Projects

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Research Contracts


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Credentials

Positions


Professor Director Of Cancer Nursing

Nursing

Professor Director Of Cancer Nursing

Nursing

Professional Body

Oncology Nursing Society - USA

Professional Body

Australian College of Nursing

Professional Body

Clinical Oncology Society of Australia

Professional Body

Cancer Nurses Society of Australia

Professional Body

International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of London

Master of Advanced Clinical Pactice (Cancer Nursing)

University of Surrey

Diploma in Nursing Studies

University of Wales - College of Medicine, Cardiff

Registered General Nurse

University of Wales - College of Medicine, Cardiff

Batchelor of Arts

University of Wales