Presenters

Laura Alston

PhD Candidate, Deakin University

Policy maker’s perceptions of the burden of heart disease in rural Australia: implications for the implementation of evidence-based rural health policy

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1125 Wed Cbr Laura_Alston.pdf870.39 KB

Lara Bishop

Royal Flying Doctor Service

RFDS Service Planning and Operational Tool: what constitutes ‘reasonable’ service access?

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1245 Wed Cbr Lara_Bishop.pdf1019.15 KB

Kimberly Brown

PhD Candidate, University of Canberra

Regenerative farming—healthy land, healthy profits, healthy people.

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1420 Thurs Cbr Kimberly_brown.pdf1.3 MB

Leanne Brown

Senior Lecturer, University of Newcastle

Growing the rural allied health workforce through immersion placements

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1100 Wed South Leanne_Brown.pdf2.64 MB

Kim Casburn

Head of Service Innovation and Research, Royal Far West

Supporting developmentally vulnerable children in early education via telecare: a case study

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Kim_Casburn.pdf1.24 MB

Colleen Cheek

University of Tasmania

Building business intelligence into health workforce research: a graduate outcome tracking system

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1125 Thurs North Gary Walker Colleen Cheek.pdf1.83 MB

Cath Cosgrave

Research Fellow, University of Melbourne

A pilot trial of a ‘whole-of-person’ approach to improving rural health workforce retention

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Cath_Cosgrave 6RRHSS 2018.pdf1.15 MB

Merylin Cross

Senior Lecturer, University of Tasmania

Factors enabling and constraining work-integrated learning in rural practice settings

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Merylin_CROSS.pdf486.3 KB

Catrina Felton-Busch

Head of Education, Mount Isa Centre for Rural and Remote Health

Birthing on Mornington Island: culture, identity and our aspirations for the future

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1620 Wed South Catrina_Felton-Busch.pdf366.76 KB

Louise Gates

Director, Health Section, Australian Bureau of Statistics

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People: smoking trends, Australia, 1994 to 2014-15

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1100 Wed North Louise_Gates.pdf500.76 KB

John Glover

Director, Public Health Information Development Unit, Torrens University

Changes over time in health outcomes and social determinants by remoteness

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1125 Wed North John Glover.pdf595.76 KB

Helen Haines

Senior Research Fellow, University of Melbourne

Childbirth fear among expectant women and male partners in rural Australia and Sweden

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1545 Wed South Helen Haines.pdf2.93 MB

Vivian Isaac

Senior Lecturer, Flinders Rural Heatlh South Australia

Can self-efficacy reduce the effect of social isolation on rural career intentions?

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1215 Thurs South Vivian_Isaac.pdf2.09 MB

Shibu John

Social Worker, NSW Government

Capacity assessment and guardianship applications for confused patients: a rural health challenge

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1645 Wed South Shibu John.pdf366.76 KB

Martin Jones

Project Director, Department of Rural Health, University of South Australia

The health workforce in rural and remote South Australia: have we got it right?

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1215 Wed South Matthew_Leach and Martin_Jones.pdf1.34 MB

Debra Jones

Director, Broken Hill University

Community-based service-leaning: a rural Australian perspective on student and academic participation outcomes

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1150 Wed South Debra_Jones.pdf1.85 MB

Scott Kitchener

Clinical Subdean, Griffith University

The Queensland Rural Generalist Program: quantitative analysis of the first decade

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scott_kitchener 6R&RHSS.pdf666.38 KB

Matthew Leach

Senior Research Fellow, University of South Australia

The health workforce in rural and remote South Australia: have we got it right?

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1215 Wed South Matthew_Leach and Martin_Jones.pdf1.34 MB

Sue Lenthall

Director Katherine Campus, Flinders NT

Translating research into practice: the impact of the ‘Back from the Edge’ project

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1150 Thurs North Sue_Lenthall.pdf2.25 MB

Georgina Luscombe

Senior Lecturer, University of Sydney

Do traditional research impact metrics miss some important contributions of rural research?

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1100 Wed Cbr Luscombe and Webster.pdf1.37 MB

Sharon McGowan

Chief Executive Officer, Stroke Foundation

No postcode untouched 2017: tackling the disproportionate impact of stroke across Australia

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1445 Thurs Cbr Sharon_McGowan.pdf2.78 MB

Monica Moran

Associate Professor, WA Centre for Rural Health

Building national capability in interprofessional education and practice, learning from Australian research

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1125 Thurs South Monica_Moran.pdf1.42 MB

Remo Ostini

Senior Research Fellow, University of Queensland

Data and the role of Rural Clinical Schools: what data, what roles?

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Remo Ostini.pdf211.68 KB

Megan Passey

Deputy Director, Research, University Centre for Rural Health, University of Sydney

DaPPHne (Diagnosing Potentially Preventable Hospitalisations): understanding unplanned hospital admissions for chronic conditions

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1150 Wed Cbr Megan Passey.pdf841.46 KB

Ann Roche

Director, National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction

Patterns and prevalence of alcohol and other drug use in rural Australia

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1150 Wed North Ann Roche.pdf4.03 MB

Judy Singer

Research Fellow, University Centre for Rural Health

RUAppy? Four-year review of digital mental health training for Aboriginal health professionals

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1435 Thurs South Judy_Singer.pdf1.81 MB

Shaun Solomon

Head of Indigenous Health, Mount Isa Centre for Rural and Remote Health, James Cook University

The role of physician assistants in Queensland Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services

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Shaun Solomon.pdf632.77 KB

Emma Taylor

Research Officer, Western Australian Centre for Rural Health

Factors affecting the retention of Indigenous Australians in the health workforce: a systematic review

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1355 Thurs South Emma_Taylor.pdf1.05 MB

Megan Telford

Medical Student, University of Notre Dame Sydney

Giving birth in the Murrumbidgee region: a quantitative and qualitative approach

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1330 Wed South Megan_Telford.pdf1.22 MB

Rosalie Thackrah

Senior Lecturer, University of Western Australia

'We just sat in the dirt and listened': transformative cultural immersion experiences

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1330 Thurs South Rosalie_Thackrah.pdf1.17 MB

Monique Waite

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Queensland

Exploring stakeholder experience of eHealth in services for children with hearing loss

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1330 Thurs Cbr Monique_Waite.pdf722.42 KB

Gary Walker

Data Management Project Officer, University of Tasmania

Building business intelligence into health workforce research: a graduate outcome tracking system

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1125 Thurs North Gary Walker Colleen Cheek.pdf1.83 MB

Lucie Walters

Professor of Postgraduate Medical Education, Flinders Rural Health South Australia

The relationships between doctors’ rural practice self-efficacy and small rural locations of practice

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Lucie Walters.pdf970.9 KB

Emma Webster

Senior Lecturer Rural Research, University of Sydney

Do traditional research impact metrics miss some important contributions of rural research?

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1100 Wed Cbr Luscombe and Webster.pdf1.37 MB

Rachel Whitsed

Senior Lecturer, Spatial Sciences, Charles Sturt University

Spatial patterns of disease and risk factors using small local rural datasets

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1215 Wed North Rachel_Whitsed.pdf806.23 KB