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Kathy Eagar

Kathy Eagar is Professor of Health Services Research and Director of the Australian Health Services Research Institute at the University of Wollongong. She has worked extensively in the aged care system over the last two decades, most recently leading the design of the new Australian National Aged Care Classification model for residential aged care, and undertook research commissioned by the aged care royal commission into the adequacy of residential aged care staffing.