Ornissa Naidoo

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Lecturer, Occupational Therapy

B. Occ Th, M (OT)

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Professional Background:

Ornissa Naidoo is a Lecturer at the Western Australian Centre for Rural Health (UWA) based in Karratha.

Ornissa is an occupational therapist with a strong clinical, leadership and teaching background. She has worked in a variety of health settings including tertiary facilities; primary health; rural health; acute, general and rehab hospitals; paediatrics and private practice prior to this appointment. Ornissa Naidoo has also taught into undergraduate and postgraduate programs in occupational therapy and physiotherapy.

Research Interests:

  • Evidence Base Practice
  • Cognition
  • Outcome Measures
  • Primary Health Care


  • Occupational Therapy Association
  • Associate Member Indigenous Allied Health Australia
  • Registered Occupational Therapist in Australia