About Dr Heather Shepherd

Dr Heather Shepherd's research interests are in health services research and implementation science to improve patient care and health professional experience. Her current research investigates shared decision making, health literacy, health professional/patient communication, psycho-oncology models of care, patient engagement, and safety and quality in healthcare.

Dr Heather Shepherd BA (Hons) RN DipHE PhD is an Academic Fellow (Social Sciences) in the Susan Wakil School of Nursing, Faculty to Medicine and Health and a Senior Research Fellow in the School of Psychology, Faulty of Science, both at the University of Sydney.

For further information about Dr Heather Shepherd, refer to her Academic Profile Online.