Auston Rotheram

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Auston Rotheram

Senior Lecturer in Paramedicine

Room 255D, Rural Clinical School, RCS NW Hospitals Campus, Burnie

03 6226 4825 (phone)

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Current research areas include:

  • Role of Adult Attachment in Emergency Services
  • Resilience, stress and burnout in paramedics and paramedic students
  • Empathy in paramedic students
  • Student attitudes to intimate partner violence

Current projects

  • Levels of empathy in health science students enrolled at the University of Tasmania
  • Australian paramedic students’ knowledge, attitudes and preparedness to manage intimate partner violence patients.
  • Identifying the roles of attachment, stress, and empathy in the psychological adjustment of paramedic students
  • Serotonin Toxicity – Implications for Clinical Practice

Fields of Research

  • Emergency Medicine (110305)
  • Public Health and Health Services (111799)
  • Aged Health Care (111702)
  • Curriculum and Pedagogy (130299)
  • Medical and Health Sciences (119999)

Research Objectives

  • Health and Support Services (920299)
  • Clinical Health (Organs, Diseases and Abnormal Conditions) (920199)
  • Health (929999)
  • Ageing and Older People (940103)
  • Education and Training Systems Policies and Development (930501)


Total publications


Journal Article

(4 outputs)
2018Lucas P, Annear M, Harris W, Eyles H, Rotheram A, 'Health Care Student Perceptions of Societal Vulnerability to Disasters in the Context of Population Aging', Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness pp. 1-7. ISSN 1938-744X (2018) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1017/dmp.2018.65 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Web of Science - 1

Co-authors: Lucas P; Annear M; Harris W; Eyles H


2018Sawyer S, Williams A, Rotheram A, Williams B, 'The knowledge, attitudes and preparedness of Australian paramedics to manage intimate partner violence patients - a pilot study', Australasian Journal of Paramedicine, 15, (2) Article 4. ISSN 2202-7270 (2018) [Refereed Article]

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2017Harris W, Rotheram A, Pearson S, Lucas PV, Edwards D, et al., 'Paramedic confidence in estimating external blood loss', Australasian Journal of Paramedicine, 14, (3) Article 2. ISSN 2202-7270 (2017) [Refereed Article]

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Co-authors: Harris W; Pearson S; Lucas PV; Edwards D


2016Rotheram A, Harris W, Curtain C, Nihil D, 'Serotonin toxicity: Implications for clinical practice', Australasian Journal of Paramedicine, 13, (3) Article 5. ISSN 2202-7270 (2016) [Refereed Article]

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Co-authors: Harris W; Curtain C


Conference Publication

(1 outputs)
2003Balon-Rotheram A, 'Corporatisation, Global Banking Impact on the Australian Education System: Reflecting on Care', 84th Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association, 21-25 April, 2003, Chicago, United States (2003) [Conference Extract]

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