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Dr Charrlotte Seib

Faculty of Health,
School - Nursing

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Name
Dr Charrlotte Seib
Position(s)
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Faculty of Health,
School - Nursing
Lecturer
Faculty of Health,
School - Nursing
IHBI Member
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects,
IHBI Nursing - HHWB
Discipline *
Nursing
Phone
+61 7 3138 8209
Email
Location
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Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships
and associations
  • Board of Directors, Family Planning Queensland
* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

In 2007, Dr Seib was awarded a PhD, having examined the health and safety of female sex workers from Queensland, Australia. Women working in the sex industry are potentially at risk of violence from commercial clients and may also be more likely to report poor health outcomes which are correlated with exposure to violence and current industry sector.

Dr Seib continues to consult with agencies on policy development and clinical services for sex workers, and was recently asked to speak at a United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime Symposium on service delivery and referral models from women trafficked in Southeast Asia, Australasia and the Pacific.

Her research interests include

  • women’s health
  • violence prevention
  • sexual and reproductive health
  • quality of life
  • infectious diseases
  • the sex industry.

Dr Seib’s current work explores the relationship between violence and health outcomes among ‘at-risk’ families.

This information has been contributed by Dr Charrlotte Seib.