Briony Dow


Honorary Fellow

Professor Briony Dow is the former Director of the National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) and Honorary Professor in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne and Honorary Professor, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Deakin University. As Director, Briony led a range of aged care and social and clinical gerontology research programs, incorporating her own research expertise in the areas of elder abuse and carer mental health.

During her 21 years at NARI Briony published over 120 peer-reviewed publications and more than 40 major reports to government. Prior to her work at NARI, Briony established and managed a home-based rehabilitation program and practiced as a social worker in community aged care. She is a past President and Life Member of the Australian Association of Gerontology (AAG).

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