Dr Priya Saravanakumar

Lecturer - Nursing
School of Clinical Sciences
Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

Dr Priya Saravanakumar is pursuing research interests in older adult health, complementary and alternative therapies for pain and symptom management in older adults, mixed methods and integrated care. Priya is a member of AUT Centre for Active Ageing and New Zealand Association of Gerontology.  Priya co-leads a research project with Associate Professor Karen McBride-Henry (Victoria University of Wellington) that explores ‘What is wellbeing?’ for older adults in New Zealand. Priya will be presenting sentinel findings from the qualitative phase of the study where older adults from different ethnic groups were interviewed to explore their perceptions on wellbeing.

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