Scalabrini Villages Welcomes New Board Member


Scalabrini Villages Pty Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Kathryn K. Goozee as a new board member. Professor Goozee joins the board as a key clinical advisor, bringing her extensive expertise in clinical research and passion for innovative dementia care.

With a distinguished career in neurological diseases, Professor Goozee is the CEO, Director, and Co-Founder of the KaRa Institute of Neurological Diseases, a leading center for dementia research specializing in Alzheimer’s Disease. Her work has significantly contributed to the development of new models of clinical services that enhance access to diagnostic services and strengthen clinical trial recruitment.

Rob Freeman, Chairman of Scalabrini, expressed his enthusiasm about Professor Goozee’s appointment, stating, “Professor Goozee is a highly qualified clinician with a passion for changing the lives of people, especially those with cognitive impairment. Her extensive background and dedication to improving elderly care will undoubtedly bring valuable insights and direction to our board.”

Professor Goozee was drawn to the role by Scalabrini’s mission. “The history of Scalabrini and its mission to support those in need is something that very much attracted me to become a board member. I hope that I can contribute in a meaningful way to support not only the people in our care to live their best life, but also those who work to make it all happen.”

“As a Nurse Practitioner (RN) with over 35 yrs. of health industry experience across hospital, community, residential and private industry, I have witnessed considerable progress within health and community care,” continued Professor Goozee. “As we move forward, our challenge will be to continue to identify service needs, question and review current approaches, and relentlessly pursue innovation to find the best solution.”

Professor Goozee’s role will involve providing strategic and clinical guidance to further enhance the quality and effectiveness of services offered by Scalabrini. Additionally, her extensive research background and leadership in various dementia prevention and treatment studies will be instrumental in guiding Scalabrini’s initiatives.

Professor Goozee’s appointment is a testament to Scalabrini’s commitment to leadership in elder care and an affirmation of our dedication to being at the forefront of industry standards and innovations.


About Scalabrini Pty Ltd

Scalabrini Villages Pty Ltd is a leading provider of aged care services, dedicated to delivering innovative and compassionate care solutions to the elderly. With a focus on enhancing the quality of life and maintaining the dignity of its residents, Scalabrini continues to set benchmarks in comprehensive care.

For more information, please contact:

Adam Woods
Director of Customer Experience, Communications and Marketing