Congratulation To Our Two Newest PhD Awards

Congratulations to Dr Bec Thornton and Dr Alicia McCoy.

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On Saturday 27 July, two of our students graduated with their Doctor of Philosophy degree.

Dr Rebecca Thornton looked at "Memory-making in neonatal end-of-life care. Her supervisors were Professor Lou Harms and Associate Professor Pat Nicholson (from nursing at Deakin University).


Dr Alicia McCoy examined practices around program evaluation in Australian child and family organisations and developed a framework for developing evaluation culture and use in the child and family sector.  Her supervisors were Professor Marie Connolly and Dr David Rose.