Sophie Hickey

BA(Hons1) PhD

Registered to supervise postgraduate research

PhD projects

The Indigenous Birthing in an Urban Setting study and its substudies


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Dr Sophie Hickey is a mixed-methods health service researcher at the Molly Wardaguga Research Centre, Charles Darwin University. She currently manages a large longitudinal cohort study of First Nations mothers and children designed to provide feedback to local service providers on best practice maternity care, that has seen a profound reduction in preterm birth for women accessing the new model of care. As an applied sociologist, Sophie works in a diverse multidisciplinary team and uses institutional ethnography, participatory action research and implementation science to improve health services for and with First Nations people. Sophie is currently on the Executive Committee of HSRAANZ and convenor forTASA Applied Sociology Thematic Group. 


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