Dr Olayide Ogunsiji, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Western Sydney University
Navigating a Career in Academia
Tuesday 19th April 2022, 12.30pm ACST/1.00pm AEST/3.00pm NZDT
Dr Olayide Ogunsiji is a Registered Nurse and Senior lecturer at the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Western Sydney University, Australia. She is the Director of Academic Workforce (Liverpool campus). Originally from Nigeria, Olayide migrated to Australia in 1999 with a Master of Science (Sociology) and embarked on the Nursing journey in Australia. She is passionate about women’s health issues and her research interests are on intimate partner violence, female genital mutilation, parenting and women empowerment. She has made a sustained, positive impact on global health disparity of migrant and refugee women. Olayide is the founder of the African Women’s Health and Support Organisation (AWHASO), a not-for-profit organization for women’s health issues. She has presented at local, national and international conferences and publishes in high impact journals. Dr Ogunsiji was the recipient of the prestigious Dorothy Garrigus Adams 2021 Award for Excellence in Service at the Sigma Theta Tau International Honour Awards Ceremony.
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Why join us
An opportunity for real-time discussion and cross-pollination of ideas between members. You will hear from leading and emerging primary health care academics from Australia and New Zealand.
What we will achieve
Build a research community for primary health care academics from all disciplines and foster dissemination of high quality research by experts in the field.
Who should join us
AAAPC members and non-members from all disciplines with an interest in primary health care research.
We aim to run biannual interactive webinars on topics of relevance to primary health care research.
Webinars will last one hour and include an interactive session where you can ask questions of the expert presenters.
Recognition of participation
Certificates will be provided in recognition of attendance to webinars and sent to participants via email.
Webinars are currently free of charge. Webinar platform Zoom is a web-based platform. You may join from your computer, smartphone or tablet devices.
Recordings of past webinars are available online. Please note access to the recordings is restricted to members only.