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Professor Elizabeth Beattie PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN
Honorary Professor

Elizabeth Beattie, Professor of Aged and Dementia Care, School of Nursing, Queensland University of Technology, is a psychgeriatric nurse educated in Australia, the UK and the US who has been involved in dementia-focused clinical practice, education and research for 30 years. She directs the Dementia Collaborative Research Centre Carers and Consumers and the Queensland Dementia Training Study Centre. Elizabeth has an international nursing leadership profile and a sustained record of competitive research funding and publication. Her research is focused on improving the quality of care and quality of life of people living with dementia and those who support them.