Dr Jo-An Atkinson

Adjunct Lecturer
Menzies Centre for Health Policy


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  • Atkinson, J., Knowles, D., Wiggers, J., Livingston, M., Room, R., Prodan, A., McDonnell, G., O�Donnell, E., Jones, S., Haber, P., Indig, D., Wutzke, S., et al (2018). Harnessing advances in computer simulation to inform policy and planning to reduce alcohol-related harms. International journal of public health, 63(4), 537-546. [More Information]
  • Page, A., Atkinson, J., Heffernan, M., McDonnell, G., Prodan, A., Osgood, N., Hickie, I. (2018). Static metrics of impact for a dynamic problem: The need for smarter tools to guide suicide prevention planning and investment. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 52(7), 660-667. [More Information]
  • Atkinson, J., Page, A., Prodan, A., McDonnell, G., Osgood, N. (2018). Systems modelling tools to support policy and planning. The Lancet, 391(10126), 1158-1159. [More Information]
  • Page, A., Atkinson, J., Heffernan, M., McDonnell, G., Hickie, I. (2017). A decision-support tool to inform Australian strategies for preventing suicide and suicidal behaviour. Public Health Research and Practice, 27(2), 1-7. [More Information]
  • Atkinson, J., O'Donnell, E., Wiggers, J., McDonnell, G., Mitchell, J., Freebairn, L., Indig, D., Rychetnik, L. (2017). Dynamic simulation modelling of policy responses to reduce alcohol-related harms: Rationale and procedure for a participatory approach. Public Health Research and Practice, 27(1), 1-6. [More Information]
  • Freebairn, L., Rychetnik, L., Atkinson, J., Kelly, P., McDonnell, G., Roberts, N., Whittall, C., Redman, S. (2017). Knowledge mobilisation for policy development: Implementing systems approaches through participatory dynamic simulation modelling. Health Research Policy and Systems, 15(1), 1-12. [More Information]
  • O'Donnell, E., Atkinson, J., Freebairn, L., Rychetnik, L. (2017). Participatory simulation modelling to inform public health policy and practice: Rethinking the evidence hierarchies. Journal of Public Health Policy, 38(2), 203-215. [More Information]
  • Freebairn, L., Atkinson, J., Kelly, P., McDonnell, G., Rychetnik, L. (2016). Simulation modelling as a tool for knowledge mobilisation in health policy settings: a case study protocol. Health Research Policy and Systems, 14(1), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Nery, S., McCarthy, J., Traub, R., Andrews, R., Black, J., Gray, D., Weking, E., Atkinson, J., Campbell, S., et al (2015). A cluster-randomised controlled trial integrating a community-based water, sanitation and hygiene programme, with mass distribution of albendazole to reduce intestinal parasites in Timor-Leste: the WASH for WORMS research protocol. BMJ Open, 5(12), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Atkinson, J., Page, A., Wells, R., Milat, A., Wilson, A. (2015). A modelling tool for policy analysis to support the design of efficient and effective policy responses for complex public health problems. Implementation Science, 10(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Atkinson, J., Wells, R., Page, A., Dominello, A., Haines, M., Wilson, A. (2015). Applications of system dynamics modelling to support health policy. Public Health Research and Practice, 25(3), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Cleary, E., Barnes, T., Xu, Y., Zhao, H., Clements, A., Gray, D., McManus, D., Atkinson, J., Williams, G., Yang, Y. (2014). Impact of "Grain to Green" Programme on echinococcosis infection in Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region of China. Veterinary Parasitology, 205(3-4), 523-531. [More Information]
  • Campbell, S., Savage, G., Gray, D., Atkinson, J., Magalhaes, R., Nery, S., McCarthy, J., Velleman, Y., Wicken, J., et al (2014). Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH): a critical component for sustainable soil-transmitted helminth and schistosomiasis control. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 8(4), e2651. [More Information]
  • Atkinson, J., Gray, D., Clements, A., Barnes, T., McManus, D., Yang, Y. (2013). Environmental changes impacting Echinococcus transmission: research to support predictive surveillance and control. Global Change Biology, 19(3), 677-688. [More Information]
  • Wardrop, N., Barnett, A., Atkinson, J., Clements, A. (2013). Plasmodium vivax malaria incidence over time and its association with temperature and rainfall in four counties of Yunnan Province, China. Malaria Journal, 12(1), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Atkinson, J., Williams, G., Yakob, L., Clements, A., Barnes, T., McManus, D., Yang, Y., Gray, D. (2013). Synthesising 30 years of mathematical modelling of Echinococcus transmission. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 7(8), e2386. [More Information]
  • Wijesinghe, R., Atkinson, J., Bobogare, A., Wini, L., Whittaker, M. (2012). Exploring provider and community responses to the new malaria diagnostic and treatment regime in Solomon Islands. Malaria Journal, 10, 3. [More Information]
  • Pulford, J., Tandrapah, A., Atkinson, J., Kaupa, B., Russell, T., Hetzel, M. (2012). Feasibility and acceptability of insecticide-treated plastic sheeting (ITPS) for vector control in Papua New Guinea. Malaria Journal, 11, 1-9. [More Information]
  • Yang, Y., Clements, A., Gray, D., Atkinson, J., Williams, G., Barnes, T., McManus, D. (2012). Impact of anthropogenic and natural environmental changes on Echinococcus transmission in Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, the People's Republic of China. Parasites and Vectors, 5(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Atkinson, J., Vallely, A., Fitzgerald, L., Whittaker, M., Tanner, M. (2012). The architecture and effect of participation: a systematic review of community participation for communicable disease control and elimination. Implications for malaria elimination. Malaria Journal, 10, 225. [More Information]
  • Tynan, A., Atkinson, J., Toaliu, H., Taleo, G., Fitzgerald, L., Whittaker, M., Riley, I., Schubert, M., Vallely, A. (2011). Community participation for malaria elimination in Tafea Province, Vanuatu: part II. Social and cultural aspects of treatment-seeking behaviour. Malaria Journal, 10, 1-12. [More Information]
  • O�Sullivan, M., Kenilorea, G., Yamaguchi, Y., Bobogare, A., Losi, L., Atkinson, J., Vallely, A., Whittaker, M., Tanner, M., Wijesinghe, R. (2011). Malaria elimination in Isabel Province, Solomon Islands: establishing a surveillance-response system to prevent introduction and reintroduction of malaria. Malaria Journal, 10, 1-11. [More Information]

2018

  • Atkinson, J., Knowles, D., Wiggers, J., Livingston, M., Room, R., Prodan, A., McDonnell, G., O�Donnell, E., Jones, S., Haber, P., Indig, D., Wutzke, S., et al (2018). Harnessing advances in computer simulation to inform policy and planning to reduce alcohol-related harms. International journal of public health, 63(4), 537-546. [More Information]
  • Page, A., Atkinson, J., Heffernan, M., McDonnell, G., Prodan, A., Osgood, N., Hickie, I. (2018). Static metrics of impact for a dynamic problem: The need for smarter tools to guide suicide prevention planning and investment. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 52(7), 660-667. [More Information]
  • Atkinson, J., Page, A., Prodan, A., McDonnell, G., Osgood, N. (2018). Systems modelling tools to support policy and planning. The Lancet, 391(10126), 1158-1159. [More Information]

2017

  • Page, A., Atkinson, J., Heffernan, M., McDonnell, G., Hickie, I. (2017). A decision-support tool to inform Australian strategies for preventing suicide and suicidal behaviour. Public Health Research and Practice, 27(2), 1-7. [More Information]
  • Atkinson, J., O'Donnell, E., Wiggers, J., McDonnell, G., Mitchell, J., Freebairn, L., Indig, D., Rychetnik, L. (2017). Dynamic simulation modelling of policy responses to reduce alcohol-related harms: Rationale and procedure for a participatory approach. Public Health Research and Practice, 27(1), 1-6. [More Information]
  • Freebairn, L., Rychetnik, L., Atkinson, J., Kelly, P., McDonnell, G., Roberts, N., Whittall, C., Redman, S. (2017). Knowledge mobilisation for policy development: Implementing systems approaches through participatory dynamic simulation modelling. Health Research Policy and Systems, 15(1), 1-12. [More Information]
  • O'Donnell, E., Atkinson, J., Freebairn, L., Rychetnik, L. (2017). Participatory simulation modelling to inform public health policy and practice: Rethinking the evidence hierarchies. Journal of Public Health Policy, 38(2), 203-215. [More Information]

2016

  • Freebairn, L., Atkinson, J., Kelly, P., McDonnell, G., Rychetnik, L. (2016). Simulation modelling as a tool for knowledge mobilisation in health policy settings: a case study protocol. Health Research Policy and Systems, 14(1), 1-12. [More Information]

2015

  • Nery, S., McCarthy, J., Traub, R., Andrews, R., Black, J., Gray, D., Weking, E., Atkinson, J., Campbell, S., et al (2015). A cluster-randomised controlled trial integrating a community-based water, sanitation and hygiene programme, with mass distribution of albendazole to reduce intestinal parasites in Timor-Leste: the WASH for WORMS research protocol. BMJ Open, 5(12), 1-12. [More Information]
  • Atkinson, J., Page, A., Wells, R., Milat, A., Wilson, A. (2015). A modelling tool for policy analysis to support the design of efficient and effective policy responses for complex public health problems. Implementation Science, 10(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Atkinson, J., Wells, R., Page, A., Dominello, A., Haines, M., Wilson, A. (2015). Applications of system dynamics modelling to support health policy. Public Health Research and Practice, 25(3), 1-8. [More Information]

2014

  • Cleary, E., Barnes, T., Xu, Y., Zhao, H., Clements, A., Gray, D., McManus, D., Atkinson, J., Williams, G., Yang, Y. (2014). Impact of "Grain to Green" Programme on echinococcosis infection in Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region of China. Veterinary Parasitology, 205(3-4), 523-531. [More Information]
  • Campbell, S., Savage, G., Gray, D., Atkinson, J., Magalhaes, R., Nery, S., McCarthy, J., Velleman, Y., Wicken, J., et al (2014). Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH): a critical component for sustainable soil-transmitted helminth and schistosomiasis control. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 8(4), e2651. [More Information]

2013

  • Atkinson, J., Gray, D., Clements, A., Barnes, T., McManus, D., Yang, Y. (2013). Environmental changes impacting Echinococcus transmission: research to support predictive surveillance and control. Global Change Biology, 19(3), 677-688. [More Information]
  • Wardrop, N., Barnett, A., Atkinson, J., Clements, A. (2013). Plasmodium vivax malaria incidence over time and its association with temperature and rainfall in four counties of Yunnan Province, China. Malaria Journal, 12(1), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Atkinson, J., Williams, G., Yakob, L., Clements, A., Barnes, T., McManus, D., Yang, Y., Gray, D. (2013). Synthesising 30 years of mathematical modelling of Echinococcus transmission. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 7(8), e2386. [More Information]

2012

  • Wijesinghe, R., Atkinson, J., Bobogare, A., Wini, L., Whittaker, M. (2012). Exploring provider and community responses to the new malaria diagnostic and treatment regime in Solomon Islands. Malaria Journal, 10, 3. [More Information]
  • Pulford, J., Tandrapah, A., Atkinson, J., Kaupa, B., Russell, T., Hetzel, M. (2012). Feasibility and acceptability of insecticide-treated plastic sheeting (ITPS) for vector control in Papua New Guinea. Malaria Journal, 11, 1-9. [More Information]
  • Yang, Y., Clements, A., Gray, D., Atkinson, J., Williams, G., Barnes, T., McManus, D. (2012). Impact of anthropogenic and natural environmental changes on Echinococcus transmission in Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, the People's Republic of China. Parasites and Vectors, 5(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Atkinson, J., Vallely, A., Fitzgerald, L., Whittaker, M., Tanner, M. (2012). The architecture and effect of participation: a systematic review of community participation for communicable disease control and elimination. Implications for malaria elimination. Malaria Journal, 10, 225. [More Information]

2011

  • Tynan, A., Atkinson, J., Toaliu, H., Taleo, G., Fitzgerald, L., Whittaker, M., Riley, I., Schubert, M., Vallely, A. (2011). Community participation for malaria elimination in Tafea Province, Vanuatu: part II. Social and cultural aspects of treatment-seeking behaviour. Malaria Journal, 10, 1-12. [More Information]
  • O�Sullivan, M., Kenilorea, G., Yamaguchi, Y., Bobogare, A., Losi, L., Atkinson, J., Vallely, A., Whittaker, M., Tanner, M., Wijesinghe, R. (2011). Malaria elimination in Isabel Province, Solomon Islands: establishing a surveillance-response system to prevent introduction and reintroduction of malaria. Malaria Journal, 10, 1-11. [More Information]

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