Dr Tamara Butler

Post-doctoral Researcher

Qualifications:

PhD in Social Psychology, University of Queensland, 2017; Bachelor of Psychological Science , Hons 1, University of Queensland, 2010;

Location:

Brisbane

Biography:

Tamara Butler is an Aboriginal early-career researcher.

She is a mixed-methods researcher with a background in Social Psychology.

Her interests include improving cancer outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people by understanding factors involved in participation in screening and prevention programs, by supporting cancer survivors and caregivers, and by enhancing understanding and measurement of wellbeing.

Research Themes
  1. Butler, T.L., Anderson, K., Garvey, G., Cunningham, J., Ratcliffe, J., Tong, A., Whop, L.J., Cass, A., Dickson, M., Howard, K., Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People's domains of wellbeing: A comprehensive literature review, Social Science & Medicine (2019), doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2019.06.004.