Dr Katrina Recoche

PhD, MN, Grad. Dip. BusMgt., Grad. Cert. Higher Ed., BA, BSocSci., RN 

Lecturer
Course coordinator - Bachelor of Nursing

Contact

t: +61 3 9904 4376
e: katrina.recoche@monash.edu
Katrina’s Researcher Profile

Biography

Katrina had a long career in specialist palliative care nursing, education and research before joining Monash University in 2006. Katrina's PhD research focussed on access to palliative care for homeless persons and she continues to research in palliative care access and equity issues for underserved populations. Other research foci include the use of simulation in the development of emotional presence and challenging conversations.

Teaching

  • NUR1110 - Communication and scholarship in nursing and midwifery
  • NUR2229 - Nursing practice contexts 3
 

Research interests

  • palliative care for homeless and disenfranchised people
  • nursing practice knowledge in palliative care
  • education in palliative care
  • evaluating continuing professional education
  • interprofessional education
  • barriers to access to palliative care for underserved populations
  • simulation in the development of cultural empathy
  • evaluations of learning and teaching interventions in health professional education.

Research methodologies

  • Critical discourse analysis,
  • Mixed methods (quantitative and qualitative)
  • Systematic review with meta-analysis and meta-synthesis.
 

Research projects

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Research grants

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Supervision projects

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Accredited Level 1 Supervisor

 

Professional engagement/service

  • Chair Palliative Care Nurses Australia Conference Organising Committee  2012/2014/2016/2020
  • Progress in Palliative Care, Peer Reviewer
  • Collegian, Peer Reviewer
  • Health and Social Care in the Community, Peer Reviewer
  • International Journal of Qualitative Methods, Peer Reviewer
  • Death Studies, Peer Reviewer
  

Boards/committees

  • Monash University Human Research Ethics Committee
  • Chair of Monash Nursing & Midwifery Pre-registration Degrees Committee
  • Monash Nursing & Midwifery Committee
  • Chair 2020 Palliative Care Nurses Australia Conference Organising Committee
  • Palliative Care Australia National Committee
 

Publications

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