Research Projects

Centre for Remote Health

Current Projects Researcher Partners
Aboriginal Languages Disability Resources Development Heather Jensen Northern Territory Office of Disability
Accuracy of Pneumonia Severity Scores in Indigenous Patients with Severe Community-Acquired Pneumonia Danny Tsai
Saliya Hewagama
Fabian Chiong
University of Queensland
Alice Springs Hospital
Cairns Base Hospital
Flinders Medical Centre
A Systematic Review of the Effectiveness of Strategies to Reduce Risky Alcohol Consumption Amongst Youth Living in Rural or Remote Areas Mikaela Cibich
Sonia Hines
Tim Carey
NT Department of Health Harm Minimisation Unit
Epidemiology of Severe Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Central Australia Danny Tsai
Saliya Hewagama
Fabian Chiong
University of Queensland
Alice Springs Hospital
Cairns Base Hospital
Flinders Medical Centre
Evaluating the Experience of Health Students Completing Remote Placements Annie Farthing Australian Rural Health Education Network
Evaluation of a student-led service model to provide physiotherapy services for children with high needs attending Acacia Hill School in Alice Springs Annie Farthing NT Department of Education
Evaluation of Pharmacotherapeutics for Remote Area Nurses online course Toby Speare Not Applicable
Evaluation of the Impact of Cross-Cultural Awareness Training (CCAT) Tim Carey
Kathleen Martin
Barbara Richards
Margaret Carey
Robert Charles
Newmont Goldcorp Tanami Operations
Feasibility and Acceptability of Opportunistic Screening to Detect Atrial Fibrillation in Aboriginal Adults Rona Macniven
Josephine Gwynn
Hiroko Fujimoto
Sandy Hamilton
Sandra Thompson
Kerry Taylor
Monica Lawrence
Heather Finlayson
Graham Bolton
Norman Dulvari
Daryl Wright
Boe Rambaldini
Ben Freedman
Kylie Gwynne
Poche Centre for Indigenous Health NSW
Charles Perkins Centre
Poche Centre for Indigenous Health WA
Poche Centre for Indigenous Health NT
Poche Centre for Indigenous Health SA
Brewarrina Multipurpose Service
Albury Wodonga Aboriginal Health Service
Tharawal Aboriginal Corporation
Instruments for the Assessment of Aboriginal and Torres
Strait Islander People's social and emotional wellbeing:
a critical review of instrument suitability
Sonia Hines
Mikaela Cibich
Tim Carey
Aboriginal Medical Services Alliance Northern Territory (AMSANT)
Investigating the work location outcomes for health professional students who have undertaken Northern Territory placements Narelle Campbell
Leigh Moore
Susan Witt
Annie Farthing
Jessie Anderson
Sue Lenthall
Deb Russell
Supriya Mathew
Menzies School of Health
Monitoring vaccine cold chain in the Northern Territory: an exploratory study from distributer to the point of administration Angela Young
Tobias Speare
Mary Busshell
Ros Webby
N/A
Optimising Cefazolin Dosing in Indigenous Patients Requiring Intermittent Haemodialysis Danny Tsai
Carleigh Tongs  
Brynley Cooper
Betty Zam 
University of Queensland
Alice Springs Hospital
Menzies School of Health
Optimising Ceftriaxone Dosing in Indigenous Patients Requiring Intermittent Haemodialysis Danny Tsai
Carleigh Tongs
Brynley Cooper
Betty Zam
University of Queensland
Alice Springs Hospital
Menzies School of Health
Planning for a better life under the NDIS Heather Jensen
John Gilroy
Angela Dew
Kym Bulkley
Michelle Lincoln
ARC
Sydney University
Disability Advocacy Service
Canberra University
Deakin University
Orange Local Aboriginal Corporation
Remote Health Practice Evaluation Deb Russell
Heather Jensen
Kristal Lawrence
Sue Lenthall
Supriya Mathew
Menzies School of Health
Retention strategies and interventions for health workers in rural and remote areas Deb Russell
Supriya Matthew
John Wakerman
John Humphreys
Sonia Hines
Menzies School of Health


Strategies for Change: Learning from young people about effective strategies to minimise harms from alcohol use in Alice Springs Mikaela Cibich
Margaret Carey
Tim Carey
NT Department of Health Harm Minimisation Unit
The association between alcohol restriction policies and rates of alcohol-related harms in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities Sonia Hines
Mikaela Cibich
Tim Carey
N/A
The EASI Project: Developing principles and prototypes of effective psychological and social Evaluation, Assessment, and Screening Instruments for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians Mikaela Cibich
Tanja Hirvonen
Jon Paul Cacioli
Tim Carey
Sonia Hines
Central Australia Academic Health Science Network
Central Australian Aboriginal Congress
The effectiveness and appropriateness of culturally adapted approaches to treating alcohol misuse in Indigenous and First Nations people Sonia Hines
Mikaela Cibich
Kath Martin
Tim Carey
N/A
The view from here: the perspectives of supervisors of allied health and nursing students undertaking placements in the Northern Territory Leigh Moore
Annie Farthing
 N/A
     
Completed Projects Researcher Partners
ARHEN Student Survey research Annie Farthing Australian Rural Health Education Network
Children with Disability and their Families and Carers in Central Australia: What do they need to stay on country? Kerry Taylor
John Reid
Heather Jensen
University of Sydney
Dementia among Aboriginal people in Aged Care: A pilot study Annie Farthing Menzies School of Health Research
Developing and Evaluating  Self Care Training for Remote Health Professionals Tim Carey
Sue Lenthall
Kath Martin
Not Applicable
Evaluating the Evidence for Stepped Care Mental Health Services: A systematic review Tim Carey Not Applicable
Improving the Management of Remote Area Health Professionals who Have Experienced a Traumatic Event Sue Lenthall
Tim Carey
CRANAplus
MindSurf: Evaluating a mobile phone app for promoting wellbeing, contentment, and goal achievement Tim Carey Australian National University
University of Canberra
University of Adelaide
Primary Care Outreach Service review Tim Carey
Sarah Funnell
Northern Territory Government
The experiences and perceptions of nurses interacting with research literature: a qualitative systematic review Sonia Hines
Jo Ramsbotham
Fiona Coyer
Queensland University of Technology (QUT)
The impact and cost of short-term staffing in remote communities - is ‘FIFO’ the cure or the curse? John Wakerman
Tim Carey
Lorna Murakami-Gold
Monash University
University of Sydney
Macquarie University
NT Department of Health
Understanding the Decision to Relocate Rural Amongst Urban Nursing and Allied Health Students and Recent Graduates Annie Farthing
Tim Carey
Monash University School of Rural Health
University of Newcastle
Understanding Why: Exploring the Reasons Alcohol and Substance Misuse by Youth in Alice Springs Tim Carey Not Applicable
Walykumunu nyinaratjaku: To live a good life Kerry Taylor
Heather Jensen
University of Sydney
Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Women’s Council Aboriginal Corporation

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