Lee-Fay Low

Lee-Fay Low (BSc Psych (Hons), PhD) is Associate Professor in Ageing and Health in the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney. She is a registered psychologist with a PhD in psychiatric epidemiology.

Her main areas of research are in home and residential care for older people, risk factors for dementia, dementia literacy, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. She is particularly interested in developing and evaluating interventions to improve the quality of life of older people. She has expertise in population studies, systematic reviews, clustered randomised trials and translation of research into practice. She has authored over 70 peer-reviewed articles and six book chapters and will sometimes admit to liking statistics.

Lee-Fay has written a book called Live and Laugh with Dementia, and is co-authoring a book for people with dementia and their care partners. She is a Director of the not-for-profit Arts Health Institute.