Associate Professor Khin Than Win


Associate Professor Khin Win is Director of UOW's Centre for Persuasive Technology and Society. Her research focus is behaviour change support systems, persuasive technology, consumer health informatics and health information systems.

Dr Shahnaz Bakand


Dr Shahnaz Bakand works in the School of Health and Society at UOW. Her research interests are toxicology including nanotoxicology, nanosafety, inhalation toxicology and occupational toxicology, biological monitoring and chemical safety, as well as workplace health and safety. Her IHMRI…

Dr Vida Bliokas


Associate Professor Vida Bliokis works in the School of Psychology at UOW. Her research focus is rehabilitation psychology, neuropsychology and aged care, mental health and suicide prevention.

Dr Susan Thomas


Professor Ritin Fernandez works in UOW's School of Nursing. Her research focus is multicultural health, cardiovascular disease, chronic disease, technology in health, systematic reviews and evidence-based practice knowledge transfer, mixed methods research, international students and education, and the nursing workforce.

Dr Susan Thomas


Dr Shahla Meedya works in UOW's School of Nursing. Her research focus is women's and children's health, chronic disease and high risk pregnancies, as well as social media and health promotion.

Dr Susan Thomas


Dr Terry Froggatt is an Honorary Senior Lecturer in UOW's School of Nursing. His research focus is learning organisations, trust, trusting and leadership.

James Brinton


James Brinton is a Clinical Nurse Consultant in Surgery at Wollongong Hospital within the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. His research interests are clinical practice.

Dr Susan Thomas


Dr Craig Vonhoff is a Neurosurgery Trainee within the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District and is based at Wollongong Hospital. His research interest is neurosurgery.

Dr Pippa Burns. Photo by Paul Jones.


Dr Pippa Burns works in the Research and Critical Analysis Team in UOW's School of Medicine. Her research interests are health literacy and delirium, medication misadventure and dementia.

Dr Ibrahim Alanenzeh. Photo supplied.


Dr Ibrahim Alananzeh is a lecturer in UOW's School of Nursing. His research interests are cancer (psych-oncology), migrant health, cancer survivors and quality of life.