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Ferguson, Caleb Associate Professor

NHMRC Emerging Leadership Fellow

  • Affiliated Researcher - Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute
  • Principal Research Fellow - Faculty of Science, Medicine & Health
  • Associate Head of School (Research) - School of Nursing
  • Principal Research Fellow - School of Nursing

Overview


Associate Professor Caleb Ferguson RN PhD is a Principal Research Fellow and Associate Head of School (Research) at the University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia. 

A/Prof Ferguson is an NHMRC Emerging Leadership Fellow and leads a program of clinical research in stroke prevention, cardiovascular disease, frailty science, and digital health. He has expertise in translational research methods and implementation science.

He has published over 100 academic works and received over $9m as a chief investigator in competitive research funding, including NHMRC, MRFF, and the Heart Foundation. He is a registered nurse and holds an appointment with Western Sydney Local Health District, and adjunct academic appointments at Western Sydney University, University of Technology Sydney and Queensland University of Technology.

A/Prof Ferguson is a Fellow of the Australian College of Nursing, European Society of Cardiology, and Cardiac Society of Australia & New Zealand. 

He serves as Editor for Heart, Lung & Circulation and the European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, as Deputy Director of Implementation Science and Nursing & Midwifery Academy for SPHERE, a Sydney-based Advanced Health & Research Translation Centre, and is a member of the Research Advisory Committee for the Stroke Foundation.

Top Publications


Available for Collaborative Projects

Head Of


Selected Publications


Potential Supervision Topics


  • Frailty
    Cardiovascular disease
    Atrial fibrillation
    Heart failure
    Stroke
    Nursing
    Medication adherence
    Technology
    Self-care
    Patient education
    Palliative care

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy The role of Social Media in improving Awareness of Cardiovascular disease Shiyab, Wa'ed

Outreach Overview


  • StrokeSafe Ambassador for the Stroke Foundation (Since 2013), providing community-based talks on stroke prevention.

Professional Service Activities


Awards And Honors


Full Name


  • Dr Caleb Ferguson

Top Publications


Head Of


Selected Publications


Potential Supervision Topics


  • Frailty
    Cardiovascular disease
    Atrial fibrillation
    Heart failure
    Stroke
    Nursing
    Medication adherence
    Technology
    Self-care
    Patient education
    Palliative care

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy The role of Social Media in improving Awareness of Cardiovascular disease Shiyab, Wa'ed

Outreach Overview


  • StrokeSafe Ambassador for the Stroke Foundation (Since 2013), providing community-based talks on stroke prevention.

Professional Service Activities


Awards And Honors


Full Name


  • Dr Caleb Ferguson

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