• Charles Sturt University Elizabeth Mitchell Drive Thurgoona NSW

    Australia

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Professor Whiteford is currently in the position of Strategic Professor/Conjoint Chair of Allied Health and Community Wellbeing a newly established position between the Mid North Coast LHD of NSW Health and CSU. Professor Whiteford has held several senior positions over time at universities in Australia and New Zealand and was Australia’s first Pro Vice Chancellor of Social Inclusion at Macquarie University. In her home discipline of Occupational Therapy she has been a thought leader, scholar and researcher for over two decades and enjoys an international profile. Professor Whiteford is currently project leader of a World Federation of Occupational Therapists project convening a team of researchers from around the world in research and initiatives aimed at exploring the links between occupational participation and wellbeing. She has been the recipient of a Canadian Award for her Outstanding Contribution to the profession internationally and in 2017 received one of Australia’s highest awards in occupational therapy, the Freda Jacobs Award. She is an inaugural Fellow of the Occupational Therapy Australia Research Academy and is current Chair of the OTA Research Foundation.

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Research Output 1993 2018

El Marco de Justicia Ocupacional Participativa como herramienta de cambio: Descripción y contraste de tres casos

Translated title of the contribution: The participatory occupational justice framework as a tool for change: Three contrasting case narrativesWhiteford, G., Jones, K., Rahal, C. & Suleman, A., 09 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Occupational Science. 25, 4, p. l-lxii

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

justice
narrative
2 Citations (Scopus)

Entendiendo la justicia ocupacional desde el concepto de territorio: Una propuesta para la ciencia de la ocupación

Translated title of the contribution: Understanding occupational justice from the concept of territory: A proposal for occupational sciencePizarro, E., Estrella, S., Figueroa, F., Helmke, F., Pontigo, C. & Whiteford, G., 16 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Occupational Science. 25, 4, p. xvi-xxvi

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chile
justice
science
3 Citations (Scopus)

The participatory occupational justice framework as a tool for change: Three contrasting case narratives

Whiteford, G., Jones, K., Rahal, C. & Suleman, A., 09 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Occupational Science. 25, 4, p. 497-508 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

justice
narrative
epistemology
medication
inclusion
3 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding occupational justice from the concept of territory: A proposal for occupational science

Pizarro, E., Estrella, S., Figueroa, F., Helmke, F., Pontigo, C. & Whiteford, G., 16 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Occupational Science. 25, 4, p. 463-473 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

justice
science
Chile
squatter
occupation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Inclusive PACE: An experience for all students

Mackaway, J., Carter, L., Winchester-Seeto, T. & Whiteford, G., 2017, Learning Through Community Engagement: Vision and Practice in Higher Education. Sachs, J. & Clark, L. (eds.). Singapore: Springer, p. 199-214 16 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperChapter (peer-reviewed)

equity
experience
student
learning
Singapore

Prizes

Freda Jacobs Award

Gail Whiteford (Recipient), Jul 2017

Prize: Award

Occupational Therapy

Press / Media

How to benefit from and get started on mentoring others

Gail Whiteford

23/07/19

1 item of Media coverage

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Benefits to flow from strengthening health and education links

Gail Whiteford

24/06/19

1 item of Media coverage

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New adjunct positions enhance CSU health studies

Gail Whiteford

22/06/19

1 item of Media coverage

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New adjunct positions enhance Charles Sturt health studies

Gail Whiteford

17/06/19

1 Media contribution

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