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Researcher: Franks, Katherine (Miss Katherine Franks)

Fields of Research

Public Health and Health Services
Biological Psychology (Neuropsychology, Psychopharmacology, Physiological Psychology)
Cellular Nervous System
Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Research Objectives

Health Related to Ageing
Nervous System and Disorders
Health Status (e.g. Indicators of Well-Being)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

KIBRA gene polymorphism has no association with verbal or visual episodic memory performance; Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience
Connectivity of pathology: the olfactory system as a model for network-driven mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease pathogenesis; Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience
Reducing the Use of Sedative medication in aged care facilities: Implementation of the ‘RedUSe’ project into everyday practice
Reducing the Use of Sedative medication in aged care facilities: Implementation of the ‘RedUSe’ project into everyday practice
RedUSe: reducing antipsychotic and benzodiazepine prescribing in residential aged care facilities; Medical Journal of Australia
The impact of interactive nurse and care staff education on psychotropic medication knowledge; Australian Dementia Forum, 2019

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision