Mrs Sue Walker

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Faculty of Health,
School of Public Health & Social Work


Personal details

Positions

Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Health,
School of Public Health & Social Work
Kelvin Grove Q Block Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects,
IHBI Public Health and Social Work - HDHS

Keywords

ICD, coding, health information, international classification of diseases, morbidity, mortality, surveillance

Discipline

Public Health and Health Services

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

Master of Health Science (Queensland University of Technology), GradDip(PubHlth) (Queensland University of Technology), BAppSc (Cumberland Coll. of Health Sci)

Teaching

Teaching highlights At QUT, Sue is responsible for coordinating and teaching the following units of study:

1st year units:                   

  • PUB100                                Medical Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology
  • PUB101                                Introduction to Clinical Classification


 2nd year units:

  • PUB202                                Advanced Clinical Classification


3rd year units:

  • PUB359                                Health Information Management (50%)
  • PUB364                                Transition to HIM Practice
  • PUB370                                Practical Clinical classification
  • PUB368                                Integrated HIM Practice


In addition, Sue conducts regular short courses for international participants, both in Australia and in other countries. The focus of these courses is to provide skills and knowledge to working practitioners in areas such as health information management, clinical coding, medical terminology, morbidity and mortality data quality and related subjects.

Experience

Publications

QUT ePrints

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Awards

Research projects