Centre for Rural Health

2011 Publications

Research Publications

Journal articles

  1. Barnett, AP and Walker, LE* and Jacobs, E* and Missen, K* and Cross, MD and Shahwan-Akl, L*, 'Expanding the clinical placement capacity of rural hospitals in Australia: Displacing Peta to place Paul', Nurse Education Today, 2011 (September) EJ ISSN 0260-6917 (2011) [Refereed Article]
  2. Bell, E and Davies, L and Squibb, K* and Cannell, R*, 'Research capacity-building in primary healthcare: What works?', International Public Health Journal, 3 (4) pp. 431-439. ISSN 1947-4989 (2011) [Refereed Article]
  3. Bell, E and Harpur, S* and Doherty, K and Struber, J* and Davies, L, 'What is translational research? Background, concepts and a definition', International Public Health Journal, 3 (2) pp. 133-143. ISSN 1947-4989 (2011) [Refereed Article]
  4. Bell, EJ and Waddingham, S* and Hosken, E* and Rudling, N* and Murray, SL and Martin, S* and Wagner, M*, 'Best practice in using evidence for health policy: do we know what it is?', International Public Health Journal, 3 (2) pp. 189-199. ISSN 1947-4989 (2011) [Refereed Article]
  5. Bell, EJ, 'Creating 'the rural pathway': Australia's University Departments of Rural Health and Rural Clinical Schools', International Journal of Child Health and Human Development, 4 (1) pp. 135-144. ISSN 1939-5965 (2011) [Refereed Article] [Full Text]
  6. Bell, EJ, 'Readying Health Services for Climate Change: a policy framework for Regional Development', American Journal of Public Health, 101 (5) pp. 804-813. ISSN 0090-0036 (2011) [Refereed Article] [Full Text]
  7. Bird, M and Hill, KD* and Ball, M and Hetherington, S and Williams, AD, 'The long-term benefits of a multi-component exercise intervention to balance and mobility in healthy older adults', Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics: An International Journal Integrating Experimental, Clinical and Social Studies on Ageing, 52 (2) pp. 211-216. ISSN 0167-4943 (2011) [Refereed Article] [Full Text]
  8. Fan, S and Le, Q, 'Developing a Valid and Reliable Instrument to Evaluate Users' Perception of Web-Based Learning in an Australian University Context', Journal of Online Learning and Teaching, 7 (3) pp. 366-379. ISSN 1558-9528 (2011) [Refereed Article] [Full Text]
  9. Hanna, EG* and Bell, EJ and King, D* and Woodruff, R*, 'Climate Change and Australian Agriculture: A Review of the Threats Facing Rural Communities and the Health Policy Landscape', Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health, 23 (2) pp. 105S-118S. ISSN 1010-5395 (2011) [Refereed Article] [Full Text]
  10. Hordern, A* and Georgiou, A* and Whetton, SG and Progmet, M*, 'Consumer eHealth -an overview of the research evidence and the implications for future policy', Health Information Management Journal, 40 (2) pp. 6-14. ISSN 1833-3583 (2011) [Refereed Article]
  11. MacKean, R and Abbott-Chapman, J, 'Leisure activities as a source of informal learning for older people: The role of community-based organisations', Australian Journal of Adult Learning, 51 (2) pp. 226-247. ISSN 1443-1394 (2011) [Refereed Article]
  12. Namasivayam, P* and O'Connor, M* and Barnett, T and Lee, S* and Peters, L*, 'Nurse-family interaction in Malaysian palliative care settings focused literature review', International Journal of Palliative Nursing, 17 (10) pp. 507-513. ISSN 1357-6321 (2011) [Refereed Article]
  13. Stirling, C and Kilpatrick, S* and Orpin, P, 'A psychological contract perspective to the link between non-profit organizations' management practices and volunteer sustainability ', Human Resource Development International, 14 (3) pp. 321-336. ISSN 1367-8868 (2011) [Refereed Article] [Full Text]
  14. Symons, J* and Clark, H* and Williams, K* and Hansen, E and Orpin, P, 'Visual art in physical rehabilitation: Experiences of people with neurological conditions', British Journal of Occupational Therapy, 74 (1) pp. 44-52. ISSN 0308-0226 (2011) [Refereed Article] [Full Text]
  15. Terry, D and Ali, M* and Le, Q, 'Asian migrants' lived experience and acculturation to Western health care in rural Tasmania', Australian Journal of Rural Health, 19 (6) pp. 318-323. ISSN 1440-1584 (2011) [Refereed Article]
  16. Terry, D and Le, Q and Woodroffe, JJ and Ogden, K, 'The Quality of Life and Social Needs of International Medical Graduates: Emerging Themes in Research', International Journal of Innovative Interdisciplinary Research, 1 (1) pp. 59-67. ISSN 1839-9053 (2011) [Refereed Article]
  17. Woodroffe, JJ and Spencer, J and Auckland, SRJ, 'Community Health Needs Assessment: A platform for promoting partnerships and community-engaged research to improve community health and wellbeing', Australasian Journal of University Community Engagement, 6 (2) pp. 57-79. ISSN 1833-4482 (2011) [Refereed Article]
  18. Woodroffe, JJ, 'O'Connor Launches Positive Ageing Strategy', The Examiner Newspaper 14 February 2012 Page 4, West Tamar Council, Launceston, 1, 1, p. 4. (2011) [Newspaper Article]
  19. Woodroffe, JJ, 'Strategy means older residents are high on Council's agenda', The Examiner Newspaper, The Examiner Newspaper, Launceston, 2 August 2011, p. 19. (2011) [Newspaper Article]
  20. Woodroffe, JJ, 'West Tamar Council - DAS 2011-2015 - A vision and strategy for positive ageing in the West Tamar', The Beacon - West Tamar Council Resident Newsletter, West Tamar Council, West Tamar Council, 1, September 2011, p. 4. (2011) [Magazine Article]

Books

  1. Bell, EJ and Seidel, BM* and Merrick, J* (ed), Climate Change and Rural Child Health, Nova Science Publishers Inc, Australia, pp. 259. ISBN 978-1-61122-640-9 (2011) [Edited Book]
  2. Bell, EJ and Zimitat, C and Merrick, J* (ed), Rural Medical Education: Practical Strategies, Nova Science Publishers Inc, New York, pp. 207. ISBN 978-1-61122-649-2 (2011) [Edited Book]
  3. Le, Q (ed), Health and Wellbeing: A social & Cultural Perspective, Nova Science Publishers Inc., New York, pp. 322. ISBN 978-1-61122-648-5 (2011) [Edited Book]
  4. Le, Q and Le, T (ed), Linguistic Diversity and Cultural Identity: A Global Perspective, Nova Science Publishers, New Yorth, pp. 328. ISBN 978-1-61209-602-5 (2011) [Edited Book]
  5. Le, T and Le, Q and Short, M (ed), Language and literacy education in a challenging world, Nova Science Publishers, New York, pp. 331. ISBN 978-1-61761-198-8 (2011) [Edited Book]

Chapter in a Book

  1. Barnett, T and Allen, S*, 'Methodological Considerations for Health and Wellness Research with Older Adults', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 247-261. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  2. Bell, EJ, 'Innovating Community Engagement in Rural Health: A Quali-quantitative Research Method', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, Nova Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 223-234. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter] [Full Text]
  3. Fan, S and Le, Q and Yue, Y, 'MyLO: Collaborative Learning through Web-Based Courseware Applications', Technologies for Enhancing Pedagogy, Engagement and Empowerment in Education: Creating Learning-Friendly Environment, IGI Global, T Le and Q Le (ed), Hershey PA, pp. 129-137. ISBN 9781613500767 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  4. Fan, S and Le, Q, 'Web-based Learning', Technologies for Enhancing Pedagogy, Engagement and Empowerment in Education: Creating Learning-Friendly Environment, IGI Global, T Le and Q Le (ed), Hershey PA, pp. 217-229. ISBN 9781613500767 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  5. Hannah, C and Le, Q, 'Health and Wellbeing Issues Facing Intermarried Filipino Women in Rural Tasmania', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 173-184. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  6. Hoang, H and Le, Q and Kilpatrick, S*, 'Maternity Care Experiences of Asia Ethnic Minorities in Rural Tasmania, Australia: A Mixed Methods Study', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 157-175. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  7. Hoang, H and Le, Q and McManamey, RM, 'Social Impacts of Closure of Maternity Services in Rural Areas', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, Nova Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 69-78. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  8. Kilpatrick, S* and Johns, S and Millar, P and Routley, G* and Le, Q, 'Good Practice Models for Using TVET to Address Skill Shortages: A Case Study from Health', Vocational Learning: Innovative Theory and Practice, Springer, R Catts, I Falk and R Wallace (ed), Heidelberg, pp. 165-178. ISBN 9789400715387 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  9. Le, Q, 'Cultural Stereotypes and Metaphors in Health: An Intercultural Communication Perspective', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 37-46. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  10. Le, Q and Chiu, C, 'Does Culture affect One's View of Health Informatics? A Study of the Vietnamese Migrants in Australia', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 211-222. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  11. Le, Q, 'Emotional Intelligence & Intercultural Health Care: Concept & Experience', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, Nova Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 3-12. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  12. Le, Q and Auckland, S and Harris, A and Barrett, A* and Jones, L*, 'Engaging Local Communities in Primary Health Data Collection: A Case Study in the Meander Valley Municipality, Tasmania', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 223-234. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  13. Le, Q and Chiu, C, 'How well does E-Health Work? A Question of Evaluation', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 279-289. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  14. Le, Q and Le, M*, 'New Challenges in Web based Education', Technologies for Enhancing Pedagogy, Engagement and Empowerment in Education: Creating Learning-Friendly Environment, IGI Global, T Le and Q Le (ed), Hershey PA, pp. 58-65. ISBN 9781613500767 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  15. Le, Q, 'Research Awareness in Intercultural Discourse: A Sociolinguistic Perspective', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 291-300. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  16. Le, Q and Chiu, C and Au, BT, 'Social Determinants of Overweight and Obesity', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 103-116. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  17. Le, T and Yue, Y and Le, Q, 'Linguistic Complexity and its Relation to Language and Literacy Education', Language and Literacy Education in a Challenging World, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, T Le, Q Le and M Short (ed), New York, pp. 23-32. ISBN 978-1-61761-198-8 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  18. Le, T and Le, Q and Short, M, 'Linguistics Mystery: A Challenge to Language and Literacy Education', Language and Literacy Education in a Challenging World, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, T Le, Q Le and M Short (ed), New York, pp. 3-11. ISBN 978-1-61761-198-8 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  19. Le, T and Le, Q (ed), Technologies for Enhancing Pedagogy, Engagement and Empowerment in Education: Creating Learning-Friendly Environment, IGI Global, Hershey PA, pp. 324. ISBN 978-1613500743 (2011) [Edited Book]
  20. Le, T and Le, Q and Short, M, 'War and Peace in Language and Literacy Discourse', Language and Literacy Education in a Challenging World, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, T Le, Q Le and M Short (ed), New York, pp. 13-21. ISBN 978-1-61761-198-8 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  21. MacLeod, R* and Le, Q, 'Global Migration: Linguistics and Social Changes', Linguistic Diversity and Cultural Identity: A Global Perspective, Nova Science Publishers, Q Le and T Le (ed), New York, pp. 249-258. ISBN 978-1-61209-602-5 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  22. Nguyen, TMP* and Le, Q, 'An investigation of individual networks of linguistic contact among Vietnamese origin children in Australia', Linguistic Diversity and Cultural Identity: A Global Perspective, Nova Science Publishers, Q Le and T Le (ed), New York, pp. 117-128. ISBN 978-1-61209-602-5 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  23. Willis, K and Johns, S and Kilpatrick, S* and Peek, K, 'Staying Healthy: The Case of Cotton and Cane Growers in Australia', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 117-125. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  24. Wood, D* and Allen, P* and Le, Q, 'Self-Identity and Risk-Taking in Adolescents', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 57-68. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  25. Yue, Y and Le, Q, 'International Students in a New Cultural Environment', Linguistic Diversity and Cultural Identity: A Global Perspective, Nova Science Publishers, Q Le and T Le (ed), New York, pp. 239-246. ISBN 978-1-61209-602-5 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]
  26. Yue, Y and Le, Q, 'International Students: Their Health and Education Journey', Health and Well-Being: A Social and Cultural Perspective, NOVA Science Publishers Inc, Q Le (ed), New York, pp. 173-184. ISBN 9781611226485 (2011) [Research Book Chapter]

Conference Publications

  1. Auckland, SRJ, 'Building on Strengths - A cross sectoral approach to addressing food access', 2nd National Food Futures Conference Proceedings, 22-23 November 2011, Hobart, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Conference Extract]
  2. Bell, EJ and Towle, NJ, 'Climate change and primary health care: towards better regional health impact and risk assessments', 11th National Rural Health Conference Proceedings, 13-16 March 2011, Perth, WA EJ ISBN 978-1-921219-20-7 (2011) [Refereed Conference Paper]
  3. Bell, EJ and Towle, NJ, 'Climate change and primary healthcare: towards better health impact assessments', 11th National Rural Health Conference proceedings, 13-16 March 2011, Perth, Western Australia, pp. 1-13. (2011) [Conference Extract]
  4. Bell, EJ, 'Foreseeing and managing the health risks of climate change: a translational pilot project for local government', Local government researchers' forum http://www.acelg.org.au/news-detail.php?id=187, 14-15 December, Melbourne, pp. 1-7. (2011) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
  5. Bell, EJ, 'Foreseeing and Managing the Health Effects of Climate Change', Creating Healthy Sustainable Societies Conference Proceedings, 15-16 September 2011, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Keynote Presentation]
  6. Bell, EJ, 'Researchers are from Venus, local government is from Mars: politics, not evidence, determines policy', Local government in transition, 14-15 Dec, Sydney, pp. 1 [program]. (2011) [Chair National Conference]
  7. Bell, EJ and Zimitat, C, 'What works in translating teaching practice into research?: lessons from an international rural medical education project', Proceedings of the 10th Teaching Matters Conference, 23 November, Hobart, pp. 43. (2011) [Conference Extract]
  8. Boyer, K, 'Healthy Eating for Healthy Ageing: Innovative Options from Innovative Partners', National HACC Conference Proceedings, 5-6 April 2011, Brisbane, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Conference Extract]
  9. Boyer, K and Orpin, P and Herne, KE, 'Healthy Eating for Healthy Ageing: Innovative Options from Innovative Partnerships', National HACC National Conference Program, 4-6 April 2011, Brisbane, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Conference Extract]
  10. Boyer, K and Mahjouri, NR and Orpin, P and Walker, J*, 'Treading the Moving Tightrope: research translation amid structural reform', National Primary Health Care Research Conference Proceedings, 13-15 July 2011, Brisbane, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Conference Extract]
  11. Harris, MW, 'Thriving in Transition Project Directions', First Year in Higher Education (FYHE) Conference 2011 proceedings, June 2011, Fremantle, Western Australia, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
  12. Hughes, CJ, 'How can youth be nudged in the right direction of health behaviours - Looking at recent research', Tasmanian Youth Conference 2011 Conference Proceedings, 18-19 May 2011, Launceston, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
  13. Hughes, CJ, 'Me and my bod: a body image workshop for young people', Tasmanian Youth Conference 2011 Conference Proceedings, 18-19 May 2011, Launceston, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
  14. King, AE and Herne, KE and Boyer, K and Orpin, P, 'The experience of food insecurity amongst elderly Tasmanians', Food Futures Conference 2011, Conference Proceedings, 22-23 November 2011, Hobart, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
  15. Le, Q, 'E-Portfolio for enhancing graduate research supervision', Showcasing Research Supervision: Experiences, Reflection, Transformation, 7-8 April 2011, Melbourne, pp. 76-77. (2011) [Conference Extract]
  16. Le, Q and Fan, S, 'Enhancing computer-based learning discourse in health education', Conference Proceedings of 8th Asia Pacific Medical Education Conference (APMEC), 26-30 January 2011, Singapore, pp. 330. (2011) [Conference Extract]
  17. Le, T and Le, Q and Gill, GF, 'Nail biting and mineral deficiency in children', SEiR Conference Proceedings, 1 -2 September 2011, Hobart, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
  18. Orpin, P, 'Rural: A good place to grow old?', Aged Care Services Australia National Conference, 13-14 September 2011, Sydney, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
  19. Orpin, P, 'Rural: A good place to grow old?', Potter Rural Community Research Network (PRCRN) Conference Proceedings, 14-16 November 2011, Hamilton, Victoria, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Conference Extract]
  20. Orpin, P and Walker, J* and Baynes, H and Boyer, K, 'Supporting Rural Ageing Well: Reconciling Organisational and On-the-Ground Practice Needs', Conference Program and Abstracts, 5-7 December 2011, Adelaide, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Conference Extract]
  21. Orpin, P and Walker, J*, 'The broker: bridging the gap between the bureaucratic and the local in supporting older rural people', Proceedings 11th National Rural Health Conference: Plenary and Concurrent Papers, 13-16 March 2011, Perth, pp. 1-20. ISBN 978-1-921219-20-7 (2011) [Conference Edited]
  22. Peek, K and Johns, S and Kilpatrick, S* and Willis, K, 'Staying healthy: how farmers and fishers maintain good health in difficult times', Proceedings of the 11th National Rural Health Conference, 13-16 March 2011, Canberra, ACT EJ ISBN 9781921219207 (2011) [Refereed Conference Paper]
  23. Spencer, J and Woodroffe, J, 'Celebrating multidisciplinary practice and learning: three years evaluation of an undergraduate interprofessional rural health education pilot', Proceedings of the 11th National Rural Health Conference, 13-16 March 2011, Perth, Western Australia EJ ISBN 9781921219207 (2011) [Refereed Conference Paper]
  24. Terry, D and Le, Q and Woodroffe, JJ and Ogden, K, 'International medical graduates: Acculturation issues', SEiR Conference Proceedings, 1-2 September 2011, Hobart, pp. 1-20. (2011) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]
  25. Zimitat, C and Wilson, L, 'A Faculty review of indigenous health', ANZAHPE 2011, 27-30 June, Alice Springs, pp. 158. (2011) [Conference Extract]

Contract Report, Consultant's Report

  1. Bell, EJ and Blizzard, L and Elmer, SL, A Tasmanian framework for benchmarking the achievement of health policy goals for chronic disease ('Connecting Care'), Tasmanian Government, 1 (2011) [Consultants Report]
  2. Bell, EJ and Turner, PL, Climate change health impact and risk assessment tool: a pilot implementation project, Tasmanian Government, 1 (2011) [Consultants Report]
  3. Hughes, CJ, Young People and Physical Activity - Consultancy Report. Deliverable 1 Preliminary Literature Review, Link Youth Health Service and the DHHS Tasmania (Population Health), 1 (2011) [Consultants Report]
  4. Hughes, CJ, Young People and Physical Activity Consultancy Report Deliverable 2 Draft Interim Report, Link Youth Health Service and DHHS Tasmania (Population Health), 2 (2011) [Consultants Report]
  5. Le, Q and Auckland, SRJ and Nguyen, HB, Development of survey tools and recruitment strategies for the evaluation of patient log books, local government (2011) [Consultants Report]
  6. Le, Q and Auckland, SRJ and Nguyen, HB, Enhancing friendly and safe communities for international students in Tasmania, Migrant Resource Centre (2011) [Consultants Report]
  7. Winter, RE and Bell, EJ, Aboriginal Financial Literacy: Developing a whole-of-service approach, The Salvation Army Tasmania, 1 (2011) [Consultants Report]
  8. Winter, RE and Bell, EJ, Communities for Children: a rural whole-of-community capacity building project, The Salvation Army (Tas), 1 (2011) [Consultants Report]
  9. Woodroffe, JJ, Positive Ageing Strategy 2011-2015 A vision and a strategy for positive ageing in the West Tamar, West Tamar Council, 1 (2011) [Contract Report]
  10. Woodroffe, JJ and Spencer, J and Auckland, SRJ, West Tamar Community Health and Wellbeing Mapping Project - Final Report, West Tamar Council, 1 (2011) [Consultants Report]

Review

Le, Q and Orpin, P and Nguyen, HB, 'Review access to telecommunication services - A Rural Health Perspective', Review access to telecommunication services - A Rural Health Perspective, Department of Broadband, Communications and Digital Economy, Canberra, 1, 1, pp. 1-1. (2011) [Internal Newsletter]

Media Interview

Woodroffe, JJ, 'West Tamar Health and Wellbeing Project and Positive Ageing Strategy', West Tamar Health & Wellbeing Project and Positive Ageing Strategy, ABC Radio Interview with Andrea O'Connor, Launceston, 1, 1 (2011) [Media Interview]