Research Presentation Day - Parallel Sessions

10:00 - 11:00

Parallel Session A

Room 310

Parallel Session B

Room 311

Parallel Session C

Room 312

10:00 Model of outcomes of screening mammography: information to support informed choices.

Gemma Jacklyn, School of Public Health

10:00 Unassisted smoking cessation research in Australia, 2005-2012

Andrea Smith, School of Public Health

10:00 Body composition of infants born to mothers with gestational Diabetes Mellitus.

Cheryl Au, School of Public Health

10:15 Cardiovascular disease prevention in primary care: GP and patient perspectives on risk assessment and management.

Carissa Bonner, STEP – School of Public Health

10:15 Student’s Physical activity and nutrition study: Talking with parents.

Shay Saleh, Physical Activity Nutrition Obesity Research Group, School of Public Health

10:15 The implications of free trade and investment agreements for public health nutrition policy space.

Anne-Marie Thow, Menzies Centre for Health Policy

10:30 The experience and perception of Aboriginal people on haemodialysis in rural NSW.

Liz Rix, University Centre for Rural Health (Lismore), School of Public Health

10:30 New methods, fresh approaches: disseminating and implementing cancer epidemiological and health services research for system-wide change.

Matthew Soeberg, Cancer Epidemiology and Services Research Group, School of Public Health

10:30 Assessing the household levels costs of non-communicable disease in low and middle income countries: a systematic review.

Aneuryn Rozea, School of Public Health

10:45 Systematic review of instruments for measuring nurses’ knowledge, skills and attitudes for evidence-based practice.

Kat Leung, School of Public Health

10:45 Implementation research: a locally tailored intervention to improve adherence to a clinical practice guideline.

Bernadette Brown, The Sax Institute

 

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11:30 - 12:30

Parallel Session D

Room 310

Parallel Session E

Room 311

Parallel Session F

Room 312

11:30 Children, smoking households and exposure to home environmental tobacco smoke in rural Australia – what’s the story?

Jo Longman, University Centre for Rural Health (Lismore), School of Public Health

11:30 Effects of ambient temperature on severity and hematoma volume in acute intracerebral haemorrhage: the INTERACT1 investigators.

Danni Zheng, The George Institute for Global Health

11:30  Is body fat percentage a better measure of undernutrition in newborns than birth weight percentiles?

Angela Carberry, RPA & School of Public Health

11:45 Using sit-stand workstations to reduce desk-based office worker’ sitting time: findings from the Stand@Work study.

Josephine Chau, Prevention Research Collaboration, School of Public Health.

11:45 The Genetic Information Consumer: Australian public’s knowledge and perceptions of direct-to-consumer personal genome testing (DTC-PGT)
Jacqueline Savard, Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine, School of Public Health

11:45 Prostate cancer disease progression in an Australian population-based study.

Qingwei Luo, Cancer Council NSW

12:00 Do patients with epithelial ovarian cancer in Australia have better outcomes if they are treated in a specialist centre: a data linkage study.

Elizabeth Tracey, Cancer Epidemiology and Services Research Group, School of Public Health

12:00 Examining different measures of multimorbidity.

Christopher Harrison, Family Medicine Research Centre

12:00 Self-care and associated factors in patients with chronic heart failure in Kermanshah, Iran.

Ghazal Torkfar, Menzies Centre for Health Policy

12:15 Integrating complementary and alternative medicine into mainstream health care: perspectives of health service manager.

Judy Singer, University Centre for Rural Health (Lismore), School of Public Health

12:15 Impacts of heatwaves on mental illness in Jinan City, China

Ying Zhang, China Studies Centre – School of Public Health

 12:15 Spurious spikes: Accounting for the influence of news reporting on communicable disease surveillance based on Internet search patterns in a middle income country.
Andrey Zheluk, Menzies Centre for Health Policy, University of Sydney

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14:30 - 15:30

Parallel Session G

Room 310

Parallel Session H

Room 311

14:30Does one pill suit all? Understanding adherence to a CVD polypill strategy.
Luciana Massi, The George Institute for Global Health 

14:30 Overdiagnosis in Breast Cancer Screening: Communicating Effectively with Women.
Jolyn Hersch, School of Public Health

14:45 Cervical cancer prevention: how we got here and where we’re going.
Jane Williams, Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine.

14:45 Decision making about cardiovascular disease prevention in older adults (75).
Jesse Jansen, STEP – School of Public Health

15:00 Nurse practitioners in the primary health care setting.
Frances Barraclough, University Centre for Rural Health, Lismore

15:00 Challenges to the more open discussion of suicide.
Scott Fitzpatrick, Centre for Values, Ethics and the Law in Medicine

15:15 Developing a national salt reduction program for India.
Claire Johnson, The George Institute for Global Health

15:15 A randomised controlled trial of a psycho-educational intervention for melanoma survivors at high risk of developing new primary disease.
Mbathio Dieng, School of Public Health

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