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Professor Turner has qualifications in nursing, population health and education; has worked as a clinical nurse, epidemiologist and held senior appointments in the tertiary and government sectors since 1992, including a Ministerial appointment as Assistant Commissioner (Nursing) in Queensland.
Professor Turner was a Fulbright Scholar at Harvard University and a recipient of a National Health & Medical Research Fellowship. Professor Turner established the former School of Nursing and Midwifery at The University of Queensland in 2005. She is the recipient of Excellence in Teaching Awards, a distinguished Alumni Award and has published more than 145 peer reviewed publications and attracted over $7 million in grant funding as the lead investigator. Professor Turner led the ARC & NHMRC funded Nurses & Midwives e-cohort study, a longitudinal study of >10,000 that contributed to Health Workforce Australia reports and is now archived at the Australian Data Archive in the longitudinal studies collection.
Professor Turner was a non-executive Board Director of Mater Ltd, a company that operates 2 public and 5 private hospitals [2008-2019] and Mater Education Ltd, a company that delivers health professional education [2016-2019] and Mater Research, a medical research institute [2018-2019].
Development and validation of a Tai Chi intervention protocol for managing the fatigue-sleep disturbance-depression symptom cluster in female breast cancer patientsYao, L., Tan, J-Y., Turner, C. & Wang, A., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Complementary Therapies in Medicine.
Research output: Contribution to journal › ArticleOpen Access
Effects of traditional Chinese exercise on cancer-related sleep disturbance: current evidence and directions for future research and practiceYao, L., Tan, J-Y., Turner, C., Wang, T. & Liu, X. L., 2020, p. 301-302. 2 p.
Research output: Contribution to conference › AbstractOpen Access20 Downloads (Pure)
Turner, C., Sep 2020, In : Journal of Nursing Management. 28, 6, p. 1418-1431 14 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
Somatic acupoint stimulation for cancer-related sleep disturbance: a systematic review of randomized controlled trialsLiu, X-L., Cheng, H. L., Moss, S., Wang, C. C., Turner, C. & Tan, J-Y., 2020, In : Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 2020, p. 1-12 12 p., 2591320.
Research output: Contribution to journal › ArticleOpen AccessFile1 Downloads (Pure)
Traditional Chinese exercise for cancer-related sleep disturbance: A systematic review and descriptive analysis of randomized controlled trialsYao, L-Q., Tan, J-Y., Turner, C., Wang, T. & Liu, X. L., Aug 2020, In : Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice. 40, p. 1-12 12 p., 101197.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Review article