Carol Orr

Dr, PhD, MSc, PgCert Ed, BSc(Hons), BA

  • The University of Western Australia (M431), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Personal profile


Dr Carol Orr is a Research Fellow at the School of Population and Global Health. She utilises linked administrative data to investigate the health and social outcomes of children exposed to family and domestic violence.


Carol is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and previously worked as a Lecturer where she taught and coordinated units in Leadership and Management, Public Health and Social and Cultural Diversity in Health. Carol has held varied roles in public health in both clinical and leadership positions.

Funding overview


Australia's National Research Organisation for Women's Safety (ANROWS), Orr, C., Fisher, C., Preen, D., Milroy, H., O’Donnell, M., Glauert, R. & Garwood, S. ($152,731) Investigating the mental health of children exposed to domestic and family violence through the use of linked police and health records

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Industry keywords

  • Children and Young People
  • Social and Welfare Issues
  • Health

Research expertise keywords

  • Family and Domestic Violence
  • Quantitative research methods
  • Linked Administrative Data
  • Linked data analysis
  • Big Data
  • Epidemiology
  • Childhood trauma


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