Dr Gillian Stockwell-Smith

Research Fellow

Centre for Health Services Research
Faculty of Medicine


Dr Stockwell-Smith conducts research in the areas of aged and dementia care in acute, community and residential care settings. She has an interest in implementation science theory and evidence-informed change methods to improve outcomes for aged care consumers and clinicians. Dr Stockwell-Smith professional memberships include the Health Services Research Association AU.NZ (HSRAANZ), the Australian Association of Gerontology (AAG) where she was the Queensland Chapter ECR/Student representative from 2016 to 2019 and is a past member of the International Psychogeriatric Association, where she acted as IPA Bulletin sub-editor from 2017 to 2019. She is a member of Queensland Statewide Older Person’s Health Clinical Network (SOPHCN), the Statewide Dementia Clinical Network (SDCN) and has previously contributed to several SOPHCN and SDCN working groups. Dr Stockwell-Smith is an active Peer Reviewer to multiple national and international professional journals.


  • Member, Health Services Research Association, Health Services Research Association
  • Member, Australian Association of Gerontology, Australian Association of Gerontology
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Griffith University
  • Masters (Research) of Nursing, Griffith University
  • Masters (Coursework), Queensland University of Technology
  • Certificate
  • Certificate


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