Full Name
Karleene Gribble
Job Title
Adjunct Associate Professor
Western Sydney University
Speaker Bio
Dr Karleen Gribble (BRurSc, PhD) is an Adjunct Associate Professor in the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Western Sydney University.

Her interests include infant feeding, children’s rights, child-caregiver and caregiver-child attachment, parenting of children with a history of trauma, and aspects of the treatment of infants and young children within the child protection, immigration detention and criminal justice systems.

She has published research on these subjects in peer-reviewed professional psychological, social work, and health journals and engaged in the training of health professionals, social workers, and humanitarian workers on these subjects. Karleen is an adoptive parent via intercountry adoption and adoption from out-of-home care and from 2010-2013 the NSW representative on the National Intercountry Advisory Group.
Karleene Gribble