Annette Peart

MHlthSc(OccTher), BAppSc(OccTher), GradCertMgmt

PhD candidate


PhD title: The patient-centredness of a broker intervention to link vulnerable individuals to primary health care.

Supervisors: Professor Grant Russell, Associate Professor Ted Brown (Department of Occupational Therapy), Associate Professor Virginia Lewis (Australian Institute for Primary Care & Aging, La Trobe University)


Annette is a registered occupational therapist and PhD candidate with the Innovative Models Promoting Access-to-Care Transformation (IMPACT) Centre of Research Excellence. Annette is the current recipient of The Leon Piterman AM PhD Scholarship and commenced her candidature in January 2016.

Annette also works as a Lecturer within the Department of Occupational Therapy, coordinating two fourth-year undergraduate units.

Prior to joining Monash University, Annette was an occupational therapist working in various rehabilitation settings and a service delivery manager with CRS Australia for ten years.