Dr Mary Dahm is an ARC DECRA Fellow and Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Communication in Health Care at ANU.

Dr Dahm is a linguist analysing how language impacts patient safety and quality of care.



It’s time to stop gaslighting women when it comes to their health

If you are a woman, especially one marginalised due to gender identity, sexual orientation, language, cultural or ethnic…

8 March 2023


Doctor, doctor gimme the news: how to get the right diagnosis

When we go to the doctor’s office with a health issue, most of us want to know what’s…

3 March 2023

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