Kyar Wilkey

Position

Research Assistant, Translational Health Research Institute

Biography

Kyar Wilkey is a Research Assistant with Aboriginal Health and Wellbeing team at THRI under Maridulu Budyari Gumal (SPHERE). Kyar has a background in psychology and completed her honours thesis on trauma in the Aboriginal community in South Australia.

In her current role Kyar investigates how researchers, community leaders, health workers, service providers, policy makers and practitioners (both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal) strive to achieve connection, collaboration and co-creation through Aboriginal health partnerships.

Research Interests

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and wellbeing
  • Complex Trauma

Qualifications and Recognition

  • B. Psychological Science (Honours)

Contacts Details

Emailk.wilkey@westernsydney.edu.au
Telephone+61 2 4620 3434
Location3.1.68 Campbelltown Campus