Bios of Current Members
Nancye Peel, PhD, MPH, BPhtySenior Research Fellow
Dr. Peel is a Senior Research Fellow in the Centre for Research in Geriatric Medicine, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. She has a Doctorate in Population Health and Master of Public Health (Epidemiology and Statistics), with background in Physiotherapy.
Dr. Peel’s research focuses on improving health outcomes and quality of aged care across settings including home care, acute care and post acute care through integrated geriatric assessment. She is a chief investigator on NHMRC funded grants including risk stratification of older people in acute care using a Frailty Index derived from the interRAI AC; mobility monitoring in geriatric rehabilitation; and developing quality indications in post acute transition care. She is a member of the interRAI Network of Excellence in Acute Care (of older persons), and on the working group for development of the AC PAC and Nurse Assessment for acute care.