Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity
Dr Marlene Wiese is a Senior Research Officer, Research Fellow in the SA Community Health Research Unit and Southgate Institute, Flinders University. MW has been employed in health research since 2002 and is a member of: Australian Society for Medical Research, National Institute of Complementary Medicine, Certified Practising Naturopath Association and the Complementary Medicine Association.
MW's PhD is titled: "Becoming Accepted: the complementary medicine practitioner's response to the uptake and practice of traditional CAM and its therapies by the mainstream health care sector.", and was conducted using a Glaserian grounded theory framework. Her research interests are medical and health sociology, particularly CAM and CAM professionalization.
MW's research activity includes project management roles and she is currently employed on a number of evaluation projects within SACHRU. MW is a member of review board for the peer reviewed journal, Focus on Alternative and Complementary Therapies (FACT).
PhD, BSc, Dip Nat.
CAM, Medical Sociology, Grounded Theory Approach (Glaserian), Professionalisation
Northern Foothills Biodiversity Project, Landcare, TFL, CFS member
|Location:||Flinders Medical Centre|
|Postal address:||GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia|