Dr Claire Pearce
Senior Project Officer
PHONE 02 6207 9290
Dr Claire Pearce works in the Chronic Disease Management Unit at ACT Health as a senior project officer. Her role involves supporting clinical teams to evaluate and develop services related to chronic disease management. She has a particular interest in the use of the assistant workforce to deliver more efficient health services.
Dr Pearce has more than 20 years’ experience as an occupational therapist in a range of clinical settings in Australia and the UK. She has a Masters of Health Sciences from the University of London and in 2020 completed her PhD on ‘Systems change required to engage health services in chronic disease prevention’.
Dr Claire Pearce's projects
Dr Claire Pearce's news and media
Language matters: pregnancy and overweight or obesityNews Category: Media coverageDate
Obesity stigma is a barrier to actionNews Category: Prevention Centre NewsDate
The obesity paradigm and the role of health services in prevention: a systems overviewNews Category: Prevention Centre NewsDate
Community health and prevention: there’s a will but not a wayNews Category: Prevention Centre NewsDate
How health services view their role in the prevention of overweight and obesityNews Category: Prevention Centre NewsDate
Meet Dr Claire PearceNews Category: ProfilesDate
Dr Claire Pearce's resources
Role of health services in the prevention of obesityResource category: VideosDate