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Jason Hawrelak

Senior Lecturer in Complementary and Alternative Medicines

Hobart CBD Campuses

+61 3 6226 2190 (phone)

Jason.Hawrelak@utas.edu.au

Career summary

Research Themes

Jason's research aligns to the university's research theme of Better Health. Topics include:

  • Probiotics
  • Prebiotics
  • The Gastrointestinal Microbiota
  • Nutrition
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Administrative expertise

  • Course Coordinator, Graduate Certificate in Evidence-Based Complementary Medicine

Teaching

Teaching responsibility

View more on Dr Jason Hawrelak in WARP

Fields of Research

  • Complementary and Alternative Medicine (110499)
  • Naturopathy (110402)
  • Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice (111503)
  • Public Nutrition Intervention (111104)
  • Preventive Medicine (111716)

Research Objectives

  • Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences (970111)
  • Nutrition (920411)
  • Digestive System Disorders (920105)
  • Allied Health Therapies (excl. Mental Health Services) (920201)
  • Preventive Medicine (920412)

Publications

Total publications

26

Journal Article

(14 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2016Walton RJ, Whitten D, Hawrelak JA, 'The efficacy of Hibiscus sabdariffa (rosella) in essential hypertension: A systematic review of clinical trials', Australian Journal of Herbal Medicine, 28, (2) pp. 48-51. ISSN 2200-3886 (2016) [Refereed Article]

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Co-authors: Walton RJ; Whitten D

2011Dwyer AV, Whitten DL, Hawrelak JA, 'Herbal medicines, other than St. John's Wort, in the treatment of depression: a systematic review', Alternative Medicine Review: A Journal of Clinical Therapeutics, 16, (1) pp. 40-9. ISSN 1089-5159 (2011) [Refereed Article]

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Citations: Web of Science - 27

2010Hawrelak JA, Myers SP, 'Effects of Two Natural Medicine Formulations on Irritable Bowel Syndrome Symptoms: A Pilot Study', Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine: Research on Paradigm, Practice, and Policy, 16, (10) pp. 1065-71. ISSN 1075-5535 (2010) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1089/acm.2009.0090 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 6Web of Science - 3

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2009Hawrelak JA, Cattley T, Myers PM, 'Essential oils in the treatment of intestinal dysbiosis: A preliminary in vitro study', Alternative Medicine Review: A Journal of Clinical Therapeutics, 14, (4) pp. 380-384. ISSN 1089-5159 (2009) [Refereed Article]

PMID: 20030464 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 32Web of Science - 21

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2007Hawrelak JA, 'Probiotics, Prebiotics and Synbiotics', Journal of Complementary Medicine, 6, (6) pp. 28-35. ISSN 1446-8263 (2007) [Refereed Article]

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Citations: Web of Science - 1

2006Whitten DL, Myers SP, Hawrelak JA, Wohlmuth H, 'The effect of St John's wort extracts on CYP3A: a systematic review of prospective clinical trials', British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 62, (5) pp. 512-26. ISSN 0306-5251 (2006) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2125.2006.02755.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 71Web of Science - 63

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2005Hawrelak JA, 'Probiotics for GI Disorders', Journal of Complementary Medicine, 4, (3) pp. 42-50. ISSN 1446-8263 (2005) [Refereed Article]

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2005Hawrelak JA, Whitten DL, Myers SP, 'Is Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG effective in preventing the onset of antibiotic-associated diarrhoea: a systematic review', Digestion: International Journal of Gastroenterology, 72, (1) pp. 51-56. ISSN 0012-2823 (2005) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1159/000087637 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 45Web of Science - 51

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2004Hawrelak JA, Myers SP, 'The causes of intestinal dysbiosis: a review', Alternative Medicine Review: A Journal of Clinical Therapeutics, 9, (2) pp. 180-97. ISSN 1089-5159 (2004) [Refereed Article]

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2003Hawrelak JA, 'Probiotics: Choosing The Right One For Your Needs', Australian Traditional-Medicine Society. Journal, 9, (2) pp. 1-9. ISSN 1326-3390 (2003) [Refereed Article]

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2003Hawrelak JA, 'Giardiasis: pathophysiology and management', Alternative Medicine Review: A Journal of Clinical Therapeutics, 8, (2) pp. 129-142. ISSN 1089-5159 (2003) [Refereed Article]

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2003Hawrelak JA, 'Medicinal Herb Monograph: Guava (Psidium Guajava)', Australian Traditional-Medicine Society. Journal, 9, (1) pp. 25. ISSN 1326-3390 (2003) [Refereed Article]

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2002Hawrelak JA, 'Prebiotics: What are they and how safe?', Australian Traditional-Medicine Society. Journal, 8, (4) pp. 151. ISSN 1326-3390 (2002) [Refereed Article]

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2002Hawrelak JA, 'Probiotics: are supplements really better than yoghurt?', Australian Traditional-Medicine Society. Journal, 8, (1) pp. 11-23. ISSN 1326-3390 (2002) [Refereed Article]

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Chapter in Book

(11 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2014Hawrelak JA, 'Psyllium', Herbs and Natural Supplements: An evidence-based guide, 4th Edition, Churchill Livingstone, L Braun, M Cohen (ed), Australia ISBN 9780729541718 (2014) [Revised Book Chapter]

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2014Hawrelak JA, 'Prebiotics', Herbs and Natural Supplements: An evidence-based guide, 4th Edition, Churchill Livingstone, L Braun, M Cohen (ed), Australia ISBN 9780729541718 (2014) [Revised Book Chapter]

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2014Hawrelak JA, 'Irritable bowel syndrome', Clinical Naturopathy: An Evidence-based Guide to Practice 2nd Edition, Elsevier, Sarris J; Wardle J (ed), Australia ISBN 9780729541732 (2014) [Revised Book Chapter]

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2014Hawrelak JA, 'Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease', Clinical Naturopathy: An Evidence-based Guide to Practice 2nd Edition, Elsevier, Sarris J; Wardle J (ed), Australia ISBN 9780729541732 (2014) [Revised Book Chapter]

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2014Hawrelak JA, 'Probiotics', Herbs and Natural Supplements: An evidence-based guide, 4th Edition, Churchill Livingstone, L Braun, M Cohen (ed), Australia ISBN 9780729541718 (2014) [Revised Book Chapter]

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2013Hawrelak JA, 'Probiotics', Textbook of Natural Medicine 4th Edition, Churchill Livingstone, Pizzomo Jr, JE; Murray, MT (ed), Australia, pp. 979-994. ISBN 9781437723335 (2013) [Revised Book Chapter]

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2013Hawrelak JA, 'Prebiotics, Synbiotics and Colonic Foods', Textbook of Natural Medicine 4th Edition, Churchill Livingstone, Pizzomo Jr, JE; Murray, MT (ed), Australia, pp. 966-978. ISBN 9781437723335 (2013) [Revised Book Chapter]

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2010Hawrelak JA, 'Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease', Clinical Naturopathy: An evidence-based guide to practice, Churchill Livingstone, Wardle, J; Sarris, J (ed), Australia, pp. 75-87. ISBN 9780729539265 (2010) [Other Book Chapter]

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2010Hawrelak JA, 'Constipation-predominant Irritable Bowel Syndrome', Clinical Naturopathy: An evidence-based guide to practice, Churchill Livingstone, Wardle, J; Sarris, J (ed), Australia, pp. 52-74. ISBN 9780729539265 (2010) [Other Book Chapter]

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2005Hawrelak JA, 'Probiotics', Textbook of Natural Medicine 3rd Edition, Churchill Livingstone, Pizzomo Jr, JE; Murray, MT (ed), United States, pp. 1195-1216. ISBN 9780443073007 (2005) [Revised Book Chapter]

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2005Hawrelak JA, 'Prebiotics', Textbook of Natural Medicine 3rd Edition, Churchill Livingstone, Pizzomo Jr, JE; Murray, MT (ed), United States, pp. 1183-1194. ISBN 9780443073007 (2005) [Revised Book Chapter]

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Conference Publication

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2009Hawrelak JA, 'Herbal medicines prepared by traditional and contemporary methods - a comparative study', Planta Medica: natural products and medicinal plant research, August 16-20, 2009, Switzerland, pp. 5. ISSN 0032-0943 (2009) [Conference Extract]

DOI: 10.1055/s-0029-1234659 [eCite] [Details]

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