Dr Valerie Wright-St Clair

Professor of Social Gerontology & Occupational Science
Co-director of the AUT Centre for Active Ageing
Auckland University of Technology

As a registered occupational therapist and social gerontology researcher, Dr Valerie Wright-St Clair’s research projects and student supervision span studies in diverse older adults’ lives and living in advanced age, late-life immigrants’ community participation, community inclusiveness and loneliness, and outcomes in residential aged care. At this conference, Valerie will be co-presenting in the Age-friendly Symposium, drawing on a three-phase study for the Hibiscus & Bays Local Board, and supporting presentations by two of her doctoral students.

NB: Speakers are ordered alphabetically by last name.