Dr Catherine Cook, PhD, RN

Senior Lecturer, School of Clinical Sciences
Auckland University of Technology 

Dr Catherine Cook is a co-researcher on the research study, ‘What counts as consent? Sexuality and Ethical Deliberation in Residential Aged Care’, funded by a grant from The Royal Society of New Zealand Marsden Fund. Catherine is keen to share research findings that highlight the importance of residential care leaders promoting a culture that upholds the dignity of personhood.  Key take-away points address the facilitators and impediments for residents sustaining meaningful, intimate connections with others.
NB: Speakers are ordered alphabetically by last name.