Associate Professor Peter Sainsbury

Adjunct Associate Professor
Public Health, School of Public Health

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Book Chapters

  • Harris, E., Nutbeam, D., Sainsbury, P. (2001). Does our limited analysis of the dimensions of poverty limit the way in which we seek solutions? In Richard Eckersley, Jane Dixon, Bob Douglas (Eds.), The Social Origins of Health and Well-being, (pp. 259-268). Australia: Cambridge University Press.
  • Nutbeam, D., Sainsbury, P., Harris, E. (2001). Does our limited anaylsis of the dimensions of poverty limit the way we seek solutions? In Richard Eckersley, Jane Dixon, Bob Douglas (Eds.), The Social Origins of Health and Well-being, (pp. 259-268). Australia: Cambridge University Press.

Journals

  • Harris, P., Haigh, F., Thornell, M., Molloy, L., Sainsbury, P. (2014). Housing, health and master planning: rules of engagement. Public Health, 128(4), 354-359. [More Information]
  • Chok, H., Thornell, M., Maxwell, M., Wise, M., Sainsbury, P. (2014). Population health services can influence land use planning. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 38(3), 290-291. [More Information]
  • Harris, P., Sainsbury, P., Kemp, L. (2014). The fit between health impact assessment and public policy: Practice meets theory. Social Science & Medicine, 108, 46-53. [More Information]
  • Sainsbury, P. (2013). Ethical considerations involved in constructing the built environment to promote health. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 10(1), 39-48. [More Information]
  • Carter, S., Kerridge, I., Sainsbury, P., Letts, J. (2012). Public health ethics: informing better public health practice. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 23(5-6), 101-106. [More Information]
  • Harris, P., Kemp, L., Sainsbury, P. (2012). The essential elements of health impact assessment and healthy public policy: a qualitative study of practitioner perspectives. BMJ Open, 2(6), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Sainsbury, P. (2011). 9/11 irrelevant for public health. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 35(4), 315-315. [More Information]
  • Mooney, G., Almeida, C., Navarro, V., Coburn, D., Yasmeen, S., Sainsbury, P., Alaba, O., Jensen, U., Leeder, S., Narayan, K., et al (2011). International perspectives on the public health implications of 9/11. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 35(4), 310-310.
  • Tong, A., Lowe, A., Sainsbury, P., Craig, J. (2010). Parental perspectives on caring for a child with chronic kidney disease: an in-depth interview study. Child: Care, Health and Development, 36(4), 549-557. [More Information]
  • Carter, S., Ritchie, J., Sainsbury, P. (2009). Doing good qualitative research in public health: not as easy as it looks. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 20, 105-111. [More Information]
  • Bowen, S., Zwi, A., Sainsbury, P., Whitehead, M. (2009). Killer facts, politics and other influences: what evidence triggered early childhood intervention policies in Australia? Evidence and Policy: a journal of research, debate and practice, 5(1), 5-32.
  • Tong, A., Sainsbury, P., Chadban, S., Walker, R., Harris, D., Carter, S., Hall, B., Hawley, C., Craig, J. (2009). Patients' Experiences and Perspectives of Living With CKD. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 53(4), 689-700. [More Information]
  • Harris, E., Harris, M., Madden, L., Wise, M., Sainsbury, P., MacDonald, J., Gill, B. (2009). Working in disadvantaged communities: What additional competencies do we need? Australia and New Zealand Health Policy, 6, 10-1-10-8. [More Information]
  • Tong, A., Chapman, S., Sainsbury, P., Craig, J. (2008). An Analysis of Media Coverage on the Prevention and Early Detection of CKD in Australia. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 52(1), 159-170. [More Information]
  • Sainsbury, P. (2008). Commentary: Understanding social network analysis. BMJ (online), 337, a1957. [More Information]
  • Alperstein, G., Sainsbury, P., O'Grady, S. (2008). Implementing a strategic plan for child health: A Sydney case study. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 44(11), 630-635. [More Information]
  • Tong, A., Sainsbury, P., Carter, S., Hall, B., Harris, D., Walker, R., Hawley, C., Chadban, S., Craig, J. (2008). Patients' priorities for health research: focus group study of patients with chronic kidney disease. Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation, 23(10), 3206-3214. [More Information]
  • Tong, A., Sainsbury, P., Craig, J. (2008). Support interventions for caregivers of people with chronic kidney disease: a systematic review. Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation, 23(12), 3960-3965. [More Information]
  • Tong, A., Lowe, A., Sainsbury, P., Craig, J. (2008). The experiences of parents who have children with chronic kidney disease: a systematic review of qualitative studies. Pediatrics, 121(2), 349-360. [More Information]
  • Tong, A., Sainsbury, P., Craig, J. (2007). Consolidated criteria for reporting qualitative research (COREQ). International Journal for Quality in Health Care, 19(6), 349-357. [More Information]
  • Wise, M., Sainsbury, P. (2007). Democracy: the forgotten determinant of mental health. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 18(3), 177-183. [More Information]
  • Choi, B., Frank, J., Mindell, J., Orlova, A., Lin, V., Vaillancourt, A., Puska, P., Pang, T., Skinner, H., Sainsbury, P., et al (2007). Vision for a global registry of anticipated public health studies. American Journal of Public Health, 97, S82-7. [More Information]
  • Choi, B., Lin, V., Puska, P., Sherman, G., Goddard, M., Ackland, M., Sainsbury, P., Stachenko, S., Morrison, H., Clottey, C., et al (2005). Can scientists and policy makers work together? Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 59(8), 632-7. [More Information]
  • Choi, B., Hunter, D., Tsou, W., Sainsbury, P. (2005). Diseases of comfort: primary cause of death in the 22nd century. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 59(12), 1030-1034. [More Information]
  • Trevena, L., Sainsbury, P., Henderson-Smart, C., Clarke, R., Rubin, G., Cumming, R. (2005). Population Health Integration Within a Medical Curriculum: An Eight-Part Toolkit. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 29(3), 234-239. [More Information]
  • Bowen, S., Zwi, A., Sainsbury, P. (2005). What evidence informs government population health policy? Lessons from early childhood intervention policy in Australia. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 16(11-12), 180-184. [More Information]
  • Sainsbury, P. (2004). Australia-United States Free Trade Agreement And The Australian Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics, 4(2), 387-399.
  • Wen, L., Rissel, C., Voukelatos, A., Sainsbury, P. (2003). Community involvement and self-rated health status: findings from a cross-sectional survey in Central Sydney. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 14(11-12), 213-217.
  • Sainsbury, P., Siegfried, N. (2001). Improving services for people with a psychotic disorder and problematic substance use: a multifaceted approach to project evaluation. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 35, 118-123.
  • Hart, B., Sainsbury, P., Short, S. (1998). Whose Dying? A Sociological Critique of the 'Good Death'. Mortality, 3(1), 65-77.

Patents

  • Thomson, C., Capolingua, R., Caris, S., Coyne, C., Dunbar, T., Sainsbury, P., Gleeson, G., Griffiths, P., Maley, B., O'Connor, M., Pike, G., et al (2007).

Report

  • Bagley, P., Lin, V., Sainsbury, P., Wise, M., Keating, T., Roger, K. (2007). In what ways does the mandatory nature of Victoria's municipal public health planning framework impact on the planning process and outcomes?. [More Information]

2014

  • Harris, P., Haigh, F., Thornell, M., Molloy, L., Sainsbury, P. (2014). Housing, health and master planning: rules of engagement. Public Health, 128(4), 354-359. [More Information]
  • Chok, H., Thornell, M., Maxwell, M., Wise, M., Sainsbury, P. (2014). Population health services can influence land use planning. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 38(3), 290-291. [More Information]
  • Harris, P., Sainsbury, P., Kemp, L. (2014). The fit between health impact assessment and public policy: Practice meets theory. Social Science & Medicine, 108, 46-53. [More Information]

2013

  • Sainsbury, P. (2013). Ethical considerations involved in constructing the built environment to promote health. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 10(1), 39-48. [More Information]

2012

  • Carter, S., Kerridge, I., Sainsbury, P., Letts, J. (2012). Public health ethics: informing better public health practice. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 23(5-6), 101-106. [More Information]
  • Harris, P., Kemp, L., Sainsbury, P. (2012). The essential elements of health impact assessment and healthy public policy: a qualitative study of practitioner perspectives. BMJ Open, 2(6), 1-8. [More Information]

2011

  • Sainsbury, P. (2011). 9/11 irrelevant for public health. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 35(4), 315-315. [More Information]
  • Mooney, G., Almeida, C., Navarro, V., Coburn, D., Yasmeen, S., Sainsbury, P., Alaba, O., Jensen, U., Leeder, S., Narayan, K., et al (2011). International perspectives on the public health implications of 9/11. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 35(4), 310-310.

2010

  • Tong, A., Lowe, A., Sainsbury, P., Craig, J. (2010). Parental perspectives on caring for a child with chronic kidney disease: an in-depth interview study. Child: Care, Health and Development, 36(4), 549-557. [More Information]

2009

  • Carter, S., Ritchie, J., Sainsbury, P. (2009). Doing good qualitative research in public health: not as easy as it looks. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 20, 105-111. [More Information]
  • Bowen, S., Zwi, A., Sainsbury, P., Whitehead, M. (2009). Killer facts, politics and other influences: what evidence triggered early childhood intervention policies in Australia? Evidence and Policy: a journal of research, debate and practice, 5(1), 5-32.
  • Tong, A., Sainsbury, P., Chadban, S., Walker, R., Harris, D., Carter, S., Hall, B., Hawley, C., Craig, J. (2009). Patients' Experiences and Perspectives of Living With CKD. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 53(4), 689-700. [More Information]
  • Harris, E., Harris, M., Madden, L., Wise, M., Sainsbury, P., MacDonald, J., Gill, B. (2009). Working in disadvantaged communities: What additional competencies do we need? Australia and New Zealand Health Policy, 6, 10-1-10-8. [More Information]

2008

  • Tong, A., Chapman, S., Sainsbury, P., Craig, J. (2008). An Analysis of Media Coverage on the Prevention and Early Detection of CKD in Australia. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 52(1), 159-170. [More Information]
  • Sainsbury, P. (2008). Commentary: Understanding social network analysis. BMJ (online), 337, a1957. [More Information]
  • Alperstein, G., Sainsbury, P., O'Grady, S. (2008). Implementing a strategic plan for child health: A Sydney case study. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 44(11), 630-635. [More Information]
  • Tong, A., Sainsbury, P., Carter, S., Hall, B., Harris, D., Walker, R., Hawley, C., Chadban, S., Craig, J. (2008). Patients' priorities for health research: focus group study of patients with chronic kidney disease. Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation, 23(10), 3206-3214. [More Information]
  • Tong, A., Sainsbury, P., Craig, J. (2008). Support interventions for caregivers of people with chronic kidney disease: a systematic review. Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation, 23(12), 3960-3965. [More Information]
  • Tong, A., Lowe, A., Sainsbury, P., Craig, J. (2008). The experiences of parents who have children with chronic kidney disease: a systematic review of qualitative studies. Pediatrics, 121(2), 349-360. [More Information]

2007

  • Tong, A., Sainsbury, P., Craig, J. (2007). Consolidated criteria for reporting qualitative research (COREQ). International Journal for Quality in Health Care, 19(6), 349-357. [More Information]
  • Wise, M., Sainsbury, P. (2007). Democracy: the forgotten determinant of mental health. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 18(3), 177-183. [More Information]
  • Thomson, C., Capolingua, R., Caris, S., Coyne, C., Dunbar, T., Sainsbury, P., Gleeson, G., Griffiths, P., Maley, B., O'Connor, M., Pike, G., et al (2007).
  • Bagley, P., Lin, V., Sainsbury, P., Wise, M., Keating, T., Roger, K. (2007). In what ways does the mandatory nature of Victoria's municipal public health planning framework impact on the planning process and outcomes?. [More Information]
  • Choi, B., Frank, J., Mindell, J., Orlova, A., Lin, V., Vaillancourt, A., Puska, P., Pang, T., Skinner, H., Sainsbury, P., et al (2007). Vision for a global registry of anticipated public health studies. American Journal of Public Health, 97, S82-7. [More Information]

2005

  • Choi, B., Lin, V., Puska, P., Sherman, G., Goddard, M., Ackland, M., Sainsbury, P., Stachenko, S., Morrison, H., Clottey, C., et al (2005). Can scientists and policy makers work together? Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 59(8), 632-7. [More Information]
  • Choi, B., Hunter, D., Tsou, W., Sainsbury, P. (2005). Diseases of comfort: primary cause of death in the 22nd century. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 59(12), 1030-1034. [More Information]
  • Trevena, L., Sainsbury, P., Henderson-Smart, C., Clarke, R., Rubin, G., Cumming, R. (2005). Population Health Integration Within a Medical Curriculum: An Eight-Part Toolkit. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 29(3), 234-239. [More Information]
  • Bowen, S., Zwi, A., Sainsbury, P. (2005). What evidence informs government population health policy? Lessons from early childhood intervention policy in Australia. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 16(11-12), 180-184. [More Information]

2004

  • Sainsbury, P. (2004). Australia-United States Free Trade Agreement And The Australian Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics, 4(2), 387-399.

2003

  • Wen, L., Rissel, C., Voukelatos, A., Sainsbury, P. (2003). Community involvement and self-rated health status: findings from a cross-sectional survey in Central Sydney. NSW Public Health Bulletin, 14(11-12), 213-217.

2001

  • Harris, E., Nutbeam, D., Sainsbury, P. (2001). Does our limited analysis of the dimensions of poverty limit the way in which we seek solutions? In Richard Eckersley, Jane Dixon, Bob Douglas (Eds.), The Social Origins of Health and Well-being, (pp. 259-268). Australia: Cambridge University Press.
  • Nutbeam, D., Sainsbury, P., Harris, E. (2001). Does our limited anaylsis of the dimensions of poverty limit the way we seek solutions? In Richard Eckersley, Jane Dixon, Bob Douglas (Eds.), The Social Origins of Health and Well-being, (pp. 259-268). Australia: Cambridge University Press.
  • Sainsbury, P., Siegfried, N. (2001). Improving services for people with a psychotic disorder and problematic substance use: a multifaceted approach to project evaluation. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 35, 118-123.

1998

  • Hart, B., Sainsbury, P., Short, S. (1998). Whose Dying? A Sociological Critique of the 'Good Death'. Mortality, 3(1), 65-77.

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