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Ya-Ling Huang
Dr Ya-Ling Huang
MNurs(Cancer Nursing), PhD(QUT)
Current Appointment: Lecturer
Organisational Unit: Faculty of Health

Telephone: 07 5589 3790
Email: ya-ling.huang@scu.edu.au
Location: Gold Coast Campus B7.47
Campus: Gold Coast
Personal Website

Dr. Ya-Ling Huang has her Masters and PhD in Nursing, and is a registered nurse in Australia and overseas. She is a teaching and research academic, Faculty of Health (Nursing Discipline) at the Southern Cross University and a visiting research fellow at the Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service (GCHHS) as well as an adjunct research fellow at the Griffith University with various experiences in clinical, education and research. She was previously awarded for Nursing and Midwifery Professional Recognition Program -RN Expert Level, GCHHS. 

Previously, she has worked as a research coordinator and clinical nurse researcher (emergency department) at the GCHHS and has successfully mentored clinicians and nursing students in clinical research and published in peer-review journals. She has also worked as a registered nurse in various acute and subacute clinical areas. 

She has been involved in research projects which have attracted more than a quarter of a million dollars in research grants and award as a principal and associate investigator. Her research interests focus on clinical research in acute care settings and research evidence-based practice.

Key research topics: Acute Care (Emergency; Respiratory), Sub-acute Care (Palliative; End of Life; Chronic Care), Vulnerable Populations (Older People; Cultural and Linguistic Diversity), Research Evidence-based Practice, Qualitative and Mixed-Methods Research and Cultural and Social Aspects.