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Dr A. (Sally) M. Keeling

Sally Keeling

BA(hons) PhD(Otago)

Email sally.keeling@otago.ac.nz

Department of Medicine
University of Otago, Christchurch
The Princess Margaret Hospital
P.O.Box 800
Christchurch
New Zealand

Current Roles

  • Senior Lecturer
  • President, New Zealand Association of Gerontology, Canterbury Branch
  • 2007-2009, Director, New Zealand Institute for Research on Ageing, Victoria University of Wellington (http://www.victoria.ac.nz/nzira/)

Research Interests

  • Social context of ageing in NZ
  • Comprehensive geriatric assessment
  • Service developments in Older Person’s Health
  • Medical anthropology
  • Anthropology of ageing
  • Public Policy and Ageing in New Zealand

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Publications

Fine, M., & Keeling, S. (2010). Social policies for ageing societies: Australasian perspectives. In D. Dannefer & C. Phillipson (Eds.), The SAGE handbook of social gerontology. (pp. 525-539). London, UK: SAGE.

Heppenstall, C. P., Wilkinson, T. J., Hanger, H. C., Keeling, S., & Pearson, J. (2011). Factors related to care home admission in the year following hospitalisation in frail older adults. Age & Ageing, 40(4), 513-516. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afr045

Wiles, J. L., Allen, R. E. S., Palmer, A. J., Hayman, K. J., Keeling, S., & Kerse, N. (2009). Older people and their social spaces: A study of well-being and attachment to place in Aotearoa New Zealand. Social Science & Medicine, 68(4), 664-671. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2008.11.030

Dunn, J. A., Hay-Smith, E. J. C., Whitehead, L. C., Keeling, S., & Rothwell, A. G. (2010). Upper limb reconstructive surgery uptake for persons with tetraplegia in New Zealand: A retrospective case review 2001-2005. Spinal Cord, 48(11), 832-837. doi: 10.1038/sc.2010.15

Keeling, S., Glasgow, K., & Morris, C. (2008). Grandparents in rural families: Young people's perspectives [Blue Skies Report No 24/08]. Wellington, New Zealand: Families Commission, 53p. Retrieved from http://www.familiescommission.govt.nz/files/blue-skies-keely-glasgow-morris.pdf.pdf

Authored Book - Research

Keeling, S., Glasgow, K., & Morris, C. (2008). Grandparents in rural families: Young people's perspectives [Blue Skies Report No 24/08]. Wellington, New Zealand: Families Commission, 53p. Retrieved from http://www.familiescommission.govt.nz/files/blue-skies-keely-glasgow-morris.pdf.pdf

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Chapter in Book - Research

Fine, M., & Keeling, S. (2010). Social policies for ageing societies: Australasian perspectives. In D. Dannefer & C. Phillipson (Eds.), The SAGE handbook of social gerontology. (pp. 525-539). London, UK: SAGE.

Keeling, S., & Davey, J. (2008). Working carers in New Zealand: Zones of care and contested boundaries. In A. Martin-Matthews & J. E. Phillips (Eds.), Aging and caring at the intersection of work and home life: Blurring the boundaries. (pp. 129-146). NY: Psychology Press.

Schofield, V., Davey, J. A., Keeling, S., & Parsons, M. (2006). Ageing in place. In J. Boston & J. A. Davey (Eds.), Implications of population ageing: Opportunities and risks. (pp. 275-306). Wellington, New Zealand: Institute of Policy Studies.

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Journal - Research Article

Annear, M., Keeling, S., & Wilkinson, T. (2014). Participatory and evidence-based recommendations for urban redevelopment following natural disasters: Older adults as policy advisers. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 33(1), 43-49. doi: 10.1111/ajag.12053

Annear, M., Wilkinson, T., & Keeling, S. (2013). Psychological challenges among older adults following the Christchurch earthquakes. Journal of Disaster Research, 8(3), 508-511.

Heppenstall, C. P., Wilkinson, T. J., Hanger, H. C., Dhanak, M. R., & Keeling, S. (2013). Impacts of the emergency mass evacuation of the elderly from residential care facilities after the 2011 Christchurch earthquake. Disaster Medicine & Public Health Preparedness, 7(4), 419-423. doi: 10.1017/dmp.2013.47

Heppenstall, C. P., Wilkinson, T. J., Hanger, H. C., Keeling, S., & Pearson, J. (2011). Factors related to care home admission in the year following hospitalisation in frail older adults. Age & Ageing, 40(4), 513-516. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afr045

Dyall, L., Kerse, N., Hayman, K., & Keeling, S. (2011). Pinnacle of life: Māori living to advanced age [Viewpoint]. New Zealand Medical Journal, 124(1331). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/124-1331/4582/content.pdf

Kerse, N., Hayman, K. J., Moyes, S. A., Peri, K., Robinson, E., Dowell, A., … Elley, C. R., … Keeling, S., … Arroll, B. (2010). Home-based activity program for older people with depressive symptoms: DeLLITE-a randomized controlled trial. Annals of Family Medicine, 8(3), 214-223. doi: 10.1370/afm.1093

Dunn, J. A., Hay-Smith, E. J. C., Whitehead, L. C., Keeling, S., & Rothwell, A. G. (2010). Upper limb reconstructive surgery uptake for persons with tetraplegia in New Zealand: A retrospective case review 2001-2005. Spinal Cord, 48(11), 832-837. doi: 10.1038/sc.2010.15

Hambleton, P., Keeling, S., & McKenzie, M. (2009). The jungle of quality of life: Mapping measures and meanings for elders [Review article]. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 28(1), 3-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1741-6612.2008.00331.x

Wiles, J. L., Allen, R. E. S., Palmer, A. J., Hayman, K. J., Keeling, S., & Kerse, N. (2009). Older people and their social spaces: A study of well-being and attachment to place in Aotearoa New Zealand. Social Science & Medicine, 68(4), 664-671. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2008.11.030

Kerse, N., Falloon, K., Moyes, S. A., Hayman, K. J., Dowell, T., Kolt, G. S., Elley, C. R., … Keeling, S., … Arroll, B. (2008). DeLLITE depression in late life: An intervention trial of exercise: Design and recruitment of a randomised controlled trial. BMC Geriatrics, 8, 12. doi: 10.1186/1471-2318-8-12

Hambleton, P., Keeling, S., & McKenzie, M. (2008). Quality of life is . . . : The views of older recipients of low-level home support. Social Policy Journal of New Zealand, 33, 146-162.

McKechnie, R., MacLeod, R., & Keeling, S. (2007). Facing uncertainty: The lived experience of palliative care. Palliative & Supportive Care, 5, 255-264.

Keeling, S. (2007). Grandparenting styles in an urban/rural borderland in New Zealand. Pacific Studies, 30(3/4 (Special Issue)), 64-80.

Roud, H., Keeling, S., & Sainsbury, R. (2006). Using the COPE assessment tool with informal carers of people with dementia in New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 119(1237). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/119-1237/2053/content.pdf

Khan, N., Wilkinson, T. J., & Keeling, S. (2006). Reasons for changing alcohol use among older people in New Zealand. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 25(2), 97-100.

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Journal - Research Other

Keeling, S. (2013). [Review of the book Gerontology in the era of the third age: Implications and next steps]. Ageing & Society, 33(2), 364-365. doi: 10.1017/s0144686x12001043

Keeling, S. (2013). [Review of the book Contemporary grandparenting: Changing family relationships in global contexts]. Ageing & Society, 33(5), 908-910. doi: 10.1017/S0144686X13000123

Keeling, S. (2013). Risk, security, and uncertainty: Personal Reflections [Invited]. Journal of Gerontological Social Work, 56(5), 383-387. doi: 10.1080/01634372.2013.809299

Keeling, S. (2009). [Review of the book Rural ageing: A good place to grow old?]. Ageing & Society, 29, 159-160. doi: 10.1017/s0144686x08007897

Heppenstall, C. P., Wilkinson, T. J., Hanger, H. C., & Keeling, S. (2009). Frailty: Dominos or deliberation? New Zealand Medical Journal, 122(1299). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/122-1299/3710/content.pdf

Keeling, S. (2008). [Review of the book Longevity and social change in Australia]. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 27(1), 51. doi: 10.1111/j.1741-6612.2007.00273.x

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