Dr Justin McNab

Lecturer
Menzies Centre for Health Policy, School of Public Health

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Biographical details

Justin McNab began his research career in the biological sciences but soon became interested in social science gaining a Masters in Anthropology (Social Anthropology) and more recently a PhD in health sociology. His research experience has involved working with marginalized groups and also on government and non-government evaluation projects including health and community service evaluations using both qualitative and quantitative methods.

Research interests

Justin works on social, organisational, health system and policy aspects of chronic illness. He has a strong interest in theory and analysis of qualitative data and has had 20 years practical experience in qualitative data collection using a variety of methods. He is also interested in the interaction of structure and human agency within health contexts, as well as applying a social constructionist approach to health system and health policy questions more generally.

Teaching and supervision

Justin has been lecturing in the Master of Health Policy program since 2009. He currently coordinatesIntroduction to Health Policy andAnalysing Health Policy.

Selected grants

2015

  • Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) project in Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations (ACCHS) in Western Australia; McNab J; Australian National University/Project Support.

Selected publications & creative works

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Journals

  • McNab, J., Huckel Schneider, C., Leeder, S. (2014). Non-communicable diseases and implications for medical practice in Australia: a framework for analysis. Medical Journal of Australia, 201(1), S29-S32. [More Information]
  • Downs, S., Thow, A., Ghosh-Jerath, S., McNab, J., Reddy, K., Leeder, S. (2013). From Denmark to Delhi: the multisectoral challenge of regulating trans fats in India. Public Health Nutrition, 16(12), 2273-2280. [More Information]
  • Plant, N., Mallitt, K., Kelly, P., Usherwood, T., Gillespie, J., Boyages, S., Jan, S., McNab, J., Essue, B., Gradidge, K., Aspin, C., Leeder, S., et al (2013). Implementation and effectiveness of 'care navigation', coordinated management for people with complex chronic illness: rationale and methods of a randomised controlled. BMC Health Services Research, 13(1), 1-6. [More Information]
  • Corcoran, K., McNab, J., Girgis, S., Colagiuri, R. (2012). Is Transport a Barrier to Healthcare for Older People with Chronic Diseases? Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management, 7(1), 49-56.
  • Jowsey, T., Yen, L., Ward, N., McNab, J., Aspin, C., Usherwood, T. (2012). It hinges on the door: Time, spaces and identity in Australian Aboriginal Health Services. Health Sociology Review, 21(2), 196-207. [More Information]

Research Reports

  • McNab, J., Mallitt, K., Gillespie, J. (2013). Report of the Evaluation of HealthOne Mount Druitt, February 2013, (pp. 1 - 113). Sydney, Australia: The University of Sydney.
  • Gillespie, J., McNab, J. (2012). Improving Health Literacy in Seniors with Chronic Illness, (pp. 1 - 16). Australia: National Seniors Productive Ageing Centre.

2014

  • McNab, J., Huckel Schneider, C., Leeder, S. (2014). Non-communicable diseases and implications for medical practice in Australia: a framework for analysis. Medical Journal of Australia, 201(1), S29-S32. [More Information]

2013

  • Downs, S., Thow, A., Ghosh-Jerath, S., McNab, J., Reddy, K., Leeder, S. (2013). From Denmark to Delhi: the multisectoral challenge of regulating trans fats in India. Public Health Nutrition, 16(12), 2273-2280. [More Information]
  • Plant, N., Mallitt, K., Kelly, P., Usherwood, T., Gillespie, J., Boyages, S., Jan, S., McNab, J., Essue, B., Gradidge, K., Aspin, C., Leeder, S., et al (2013). Implementation and effectiveness of 'care navigation', coordinated management for people with complex chronic illness: rationale and methods of a randomised controlled. BMC Health Services Research, 13(1), 1-6. [More Information]
  • McNab, J., Mallitt, K., Gillespie, J. (2013). Report of the Evaluation of HealthOne Mount Druitt, February 2013, (pp. 1 - 113). Sydney, Australia: The University of Sydney.

2012

  • Gillespie, J., McNab, J. (2012). Improving Health Literacy in Seniors with Chronic Illness, (pp. 1 - 16). Australia: National Seniors Productive Ageing Centre.
  • Corcoran, K., McNab, J., Girgis, S., Colagiuri, R. (2012). Is Transport a Barrier to Healthcare for Older People with Chronic Diseases? Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management, 7(1), 49-56.
  • Jowsey, T., Yen, L., Ward, N., McNab, J., Aspin, C., Usherwood, T. (2012). It hinges on the door: Time, spaces and identity in Australian Aboriginal Health Services. Health Sociology Review, 21(2), 196-207. [More Information]

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