Nicki Scholes-Robertson

Academic Status

College of Medicine and Public Health

place Royal Darwin Hospital
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Dr Nicki Scholes-Robertson is a Early Career Researcher and Senior Lecturer in Remote Health Practice based in Alice Springs, Nicki recieved a NHMRC Postgraduate scholarship commencing in 2020 and was awarded her PhD from the University of Sydney in 2022. Nicki's research interests are in the rural and remote access to healthcare, especially to do with chronic kidney disease and consumer involvement in research. Nicki has lived experience of peritoneal dialysis and kidney transplantation.Nicki has extensive experience with Consumer involvement in research including with Australasian Kidney Trials Network, CARI Guiidelines group and as Consumer Editor with Cochrane Kidney and Transplant. She is CI on multiple NHMRC funded Grants including Centre for Research Excellence- Partnering with Patients with CKD to transform care and outcomes (CRE-PACT).


Bachelor Applied Science (Physiotherapy), La Trobe University, 1992

Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine), The University of Sydney, 2022

Topic lecturer
REMH3008 Fundamentals of Remote Allied Health Practice
REMH8026 Working with People with Disability in Remote and Indigenous Communities