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Dr Kylie Radford

BLib USyd, PhD USyd, DClinNeuro USyd.

Associate Investigator

Contact Details

email : k.radford@neura.edu.au

External Address

Neuroscience Research Australia
The University of New South Wales

Awards

  • Neuroscience Research Australia, Publication Excellence Prize by a NeuRA Postdoctoral Fellow (2016), Radford, K.

Recent Grants Awarded

  • St Vincent’s Clinic Foundation Multidisciplinary Patient Focused Grant (2016) "A study evaluating the feasibility and acceptability of the Modified Kimberley Indigenous Cognitive Assessment (mKICA) to Aboriginal people attending an acute tertiary hospital." Gately, D., Deweerd, P., Tan, C., Gwynn, J., & Radford, K. ($25,000)
  • NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship [APP1103312] (2016 - 2019) "Ageing and dementia in Aboriginal Australians: Promoting vitality, identifying decline and supporting communities." Radford, K. ($603,411)
  • Dementia Collaborative Research Centres Grant (2016 - 2017) "Longitudinal social and biomedical risk factors for incident dementia and cognitive decline in urban and regional Aboriginal Australians." Radford, K., Delbaere, K., Broe, T., Draper, B., Garvey, G., Schofield, P., & Cumming, R. ($200,000)

Media Engagement

Selected Publications

Books

  • Radford, K., Say, M., Thayer, Z., & Miller, L. (2010). Making the Most of Your Memory: An Everyday Memory Skills Program. Sydney: ASSBI Resources.

Book Chapters

  • Miller, L.A., & Radford, K.A. (2015). Memory rehabilitation in neurological patients. In D.R. Addis, M. Barense, & A. Duarte (Eds.), The Wiley Handbook on the Cognitive Neuroscience of Human Memory. Oxford, UK: Wiley-Blackwell.

Periodicals

  • Radford, K., Mack, H.A., Draper, B., Chalkley, S., Daylight, G., Cumming, R., Bennett, H., Delbaere, K., & Broe, G.A. (2015). Prevalence of dementia in urban and regional Aboriginal Australians. Alzheimer's & Dementia, 11(3), 271-279. doi:10.1016/j.jalz.2014.03.007
  • Radford, K., Mack, H.A., Draper, B., Chalkley, S., Delbaere, K., Daylight, G., Cumming, R.G., Bennett, H., & Broe, G.A. (2015). Comparison of three cognitive screening tools in older urban and regional Aboriginal Australians. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders, 40(1-2), 22-32. doi:10.1159/000377673
  • Miller, L.A., & Radford, K. (2014). Testing the effectiveness of group-based memory rehabilitation in chronic stroke patients. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 24(5), 721-737. doi:10.1080/09602011.2014.894479
  • Radford, K., Lah, S., Thayer, Z., Say, M., & Miller, L.A. (2012). Improving memory in outpatients with neurological disorders using a group-based training program. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 18(4), 738-748. doi:10.1017/S1355617712000379
  • Radford, K., Lah, S., Say, M., & Miller, L. (2011). Validation of a new measure of prospective memory: The Royal Prince Alfred prospective memory test. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 25, 127-140.
  • Radford, K., Lah, S., Thayer, Z., & Miller, L.A. (2011). Effective group-based memory training for patients with epilepsy. Epilepsy & Behavior, 22(2), 272-278. doi:10.1016/j.yebeh.2011.06.021

Published Abstracts

  • Miller, L., Radford, K., Mohamed, A., & Thayer, Z. (2015). Memory rehabilitation in epilepsy: Improving post-surgical outcomes [Abstract]. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 21(Suppl. 2), 66.
  • Radford, K., Lah, S., Thayer, Z., & Miller, L. (2012). Comparing the effectiveness of group-based memory training and predictors of outcome for patients with stroke versus epilepsy [Abstract]. Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, 26, 756.

Conference Presentations, Colloquia, and other presentations

  • Huang, D., Wong, C., Radford, K., Say, M., Thayer, Z., & Miller, L.A. (2016, August). Use of strategies as a memory compensation technique in patients with acquired brain injury. Poster session presented at the ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders Annual Workshop, The Fairmont Resort, Leura.
  • Radford, K. (2016, August). The links between childhood stress and dementia in older Aboriginal Australians. Colloquium at the NeuRA Ageing and Neurodegeneration Theme Meeting, Sydney.
  • Radford, K. (2016, May). Ageing and dementia in Aboriginal Australians: Promoting vitality, identifying decline and supporting communities. Poster session presented at the NHMRC National Institute for Dementia Research (NNIDR) Australian Dementia Forum, Brisbane.
  • Radford, K. (2016, April). Healthy ageing in Aboriginal older people. Colloquium at the NeuRA Sensorimotor Seminar, Sydney.
  • Minogue, C., Radford, K., Lah, S., & Broe, T. (2015, October). Education and enriched environment in childhood: Links to dementia in Aboriginal Australians. Paper presented at the International Psychogeriatric Association International Congress, Berlin, Germany.
  • Kvelde, T., Rahmanivuc, A., Radford, K., & Savage, G. (2015, July). “Making the most of your memory”: A pilot study in a group of older adults with subjective and objective memory complaints. Poster session presented at the 5th International Neuropsychological Society/Australian Society for the Study of Brain Impairment Pacific Rim Conference (INS/ASSBI), Sydney.
  • Miller, L., Radford, K., Mohamed, A., & Thayer, Z. (2015, July). Memory rehabilitation in epilepsy. Paper presented at the 5th International Neuropsychological Society/Australian Society for the Study of Brain Impairment Pacific Rim Conference (INS/ASSBI), Sydney.
  • Miller, L., Lah, S., & Radford, K. (2013, September). Improving the clinical assessment of memory. Invited symposium conducted at the Australian Society for Study of Brain Impairment (ASSBI) Meeting, Melbourne.
  • Miller, L., Lah, S., & Radford, K. (2013, September). Memory Strategies Invited presentation given at the Community Forum for the Stroke Recovery Association meeting, Burwood, Sydney.
  • Radford, K. (2013, September). Can we fix everyday memory disorders? Findings from a new memory training program. Paper presented at the Australian Society for the Study of Brain Impairment (ASSBI) Workshop: "Memory disorders: New types, assessment techniques and interventions", Melbourne.
  • Miller, L., Lah, S., & Radford, K. (2013, July). Hemispheric Specialisation for Autobiographical Memory. Invited presentation given at the Neurological Research Seminar, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney.
  • Miller, L., Lah, S., & Radford, K. (2013, March). Depression in patients with epilepsy – approaches to management. Invited presentation given at the UCB Australia Neurology Update, Melbourne.
  • Thayer, Z., Radford, K., Lah, S., & Miller, L. (2012, November). Effective group-based memory retraining in people with epilepsy. Presentation given at the College of Clinical Neuropsychology Meeting, Launceston.
  • Radford, K., Lah, S., Thayer, Z. & Miller, L. (2012, May). Comparing the effectiveness of group-based memory training and predictors of outcome for patients with stroke versus epilepsy. Paper presented at the World Congress of Neurorehabilitation, Melbourne.
  • Miller, L., & Radford, K. (2012, April). Evaluating the effectiveness of group-based memory training in neurological patients. Presentation given at the "Memory on the Island”, CCD Memory Node Meeting, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Miller, L.A., & Radford, K. (2012, February). Evaluating memory training in patients with stroke. Poster session presented at the 40th Annual International Neuropsychological Society Conference, Montreal, Canada.
  • Radford, K., Lah, S., Thayer, Z., Say, M.J. & Miller, L. (2011, September). Making the most of your memory: A group-based intervention to improve memory functioning following nonprogressive neurological damage. Presentation given at the Brain Sciences NSW Symposium; Brain Plasticity – the Adaptable Brain, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

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Email : ccd@mq.edu.au
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