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Dr Kate Murray

Faculty of Health,
School - Psychology and Counselling

Personal

Name
Dr Kate Murray
Position(s)
Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Health,
School - Psychology and Counselling
IHBI Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects,
IHBI Psych and Counc - HDHS
Discipline *
Psychology, Cultural Studies, Public Health and Health Services
Phone
+61 7 3138 4722
Email
Location
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Qualifications

PhD in Psychology (Arizona State University), MPH , Masters in Psychology (Arizona State University)

Professional memberships
and associations
Memberships:
American Psychological Association
Australian Psychological Society
Keywords:
mental health, acculturation, health equity, community-based participatory research, immigrant and refugee health
* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Kate received a PhD in Clinical Psychology in 2009 from Arizona State University and an MPH in Epidemiology from San Diego State University in 2012. Her research focuses on the role of acculturation, stress, and health behaviors and their contribution to mental health and chronic disease concerns among immigrant and refugee communities. Her current research projects include the cultural adaptation and evaluation of physical activity and wellness interventions for adult East African men and women. Her research focuses on the use of Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR) methods to promote health equity for under served communities.

This information has been contributed by Dr Kate Murray.

Teaching

2015 QUT Teaching Activities

  • Course Coordinator, PYN053 Advanced Integrative Psychotherapy
  • Course Coordinator, PYN030/603 Ethics and Professional Practice
This information has been contributed by Dr Kate Murray.

Publications


For more publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.

Research projects

Grants and projects (Category 1: Australian Competitive Grants only)

Title
Developing Best Practice for Settlement Services for Refugee Women-at-Risk
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
LP140100609
Start year
2014
Keywords
Refugee Women; Health And Wellbeing; Settlement