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Researcher: Carmichael, A (Professor Allan Carmichael)

Fields of Research

Paediatrics
Epidemiology
Community Child Health
Clinical Sciences
Medical and Health Sciences
Special Education and Disability
Health Care Administration
Primary Health Care
Health and Community Services
Medicine, Nursing and Health Curriculum and Pedagogy
Ophthalmology
Allergy
Psychiatry (incl. Psychotherapy)
Respiratory Diseases
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
Analytical Biochemistry
Quantitative Genetics (incl. Disease and Trait Mapping Genetics)
Mental Health
Policy and Administration
Sociology of Education

Research Objectives

Health
Child Health
Respiratory System and Diseases (incl. Asthma)
Preventive Medicine
Education and Training
Special Needs Education
Education and Training Systems
Ability and Disability
Visual Communication
Resourcing of Education and Training Systems
Immune System and Allergy
Health Education and Promotion
Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health)
Nutrition
Blood Disorders
Community Service (excl. Work)
Skeletal System and Disorders (incl. Arthritis)
Behaviour and Health
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Health System Performance (incl. Effectiveness of Interventions)
Cardiovascular System and Diseases
Mental Health
Inherited Diseases (incl. Gene Therapy)
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Health Status (e.g. Indicators of Well-Being)

Career Best Publications

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; Australian Pharmacist
Child Abuse; Practical Paediatrics
Cross sectional study of the relation between sibling number and asthma, hay fever, and eczema; Archives of Disease in Childhood
Feather bedding and house dust mite sensitization and airway disease in childhood; Journal of Clinical Epidemiology
Prevention of Child Abuse in Australia - A Nationwide approach; Journal of Child Centred Practice
Relationship between early life respiratory illness, family size over time, and the development of asthma and hay fever: a seven year follow up study; THORAX
The Bedding Environment, Sleep Position, and Frequent Wheeze in Childhood; Pediatrics

Research Publications

A differing pattern of association between dietary fish and allergen-specific subgroups of atopy; Allergy
A prospective association between cocoon use in infancy and childhood asthma; Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology
A prospective study of the association between home gas appliance use during infancy and subsequent dust mite sensitization and lung function in childhood; Clinical and Experimental Allergy
ADHD
ADHD
ADHD
ADHD
ADHD
ADHD Working Party Report
ADHD Working Party Report - NHMRC
ADHD Working Party Report NHMRC
ADHD Working Party, First Stage Consultation - Summary of Submissions
An association between plastic mattress covers and sheepskin underbedding use in infancy and house dust mite sensitization in childhood: a prospective study; Clinical and Experimental Allergy
Asthma
Asthma
Asthma, Inhaled Corticosteroid Use, and Bone Mass in Prepubertal Children; Journal of Asthma
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; Australian Pharmacist
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Australia; AASE 20th Annual Conference 1977 - 1996
Attention deficit: GPs to be 'increasingly important'
Behaviour and learning difficulties in children - How much is ADHD?; Participation in Health
Behaviour Problems/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; The 6th AHISA Biennial Conference
Cash for jabs
Child Abuse; Practical Paediatrics
Children with Low Literacy and Poor Stereoacuity: An Evaluation of Complex Interventions in a Community-Based Randomized Trial; Ophthalmic Epidemiology
Clinical training within the continuum of Medical Education; 13th National Prevocational Medical Education Forum Riding the Wave
Cross sectional study of the relation between sibling number and asthma, hay fever, and eczema; Archives of Disease in Childhood
Dietary Guidelines for Children and Adolescents
Dietary Guidelines for children and adolescents
Exercise-induced bronchial hyperresponsiveness and parental ISAAC questionnaire responses; European Respiratory Journal
Feather bedding and house dust mite sensitization and airway disease in childhood; Journal of Clinical Epidemiology
FMR1 alleles in Tasmania: a screening study of the special educational needs population; Clinical Genetics: An International Journal of Genetics and Molecular Medicine
FMR1 alleles in Tasmania: a screening study of the special educational needs population; Clinical Genetics: An International Journal of Genetics and Molecular Medicine
Free-flow waterbeds are potentially deadly to infants; Medical Journal of Australia
Free-flow waterbeds are potentially deadly to infants; Medical Journal of Australia
GPs breastfeeing role set to broaden
GPs in line for $2500 immunisation bonus
Health a concern to all
Help for Australia's Hyperactive Kids
Hepatitis B Immunisation
Hepatitis B Immunisation
Improving diagnosis and management of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in Australia; Medical Journal of Australia
Infant sleeping environment and asthma at 7 years: A prospective cohort study; American Journal of Public Health
Integrating education and research with health service delivery - the unique role of the School of Medicine; 9th WONCA Rural Health World Conference
Life of crime starts in womb
Low-fat diets bad for children, says new report
Making Sense of Ritalin
Medical school concern
National Health Policy for children and young people; Participation in Health
New bid to tackle attention disorder
New whooping cough vaccine hope
NHMRC ADHD Draft Report
NHMRC Gastroenteritis treatment
NHMRC Gastroenteritis treatment
NHMRC Gastroenteritis treatment
NHMRC Gastroenteritis treatment
NHMRC Gastroenteritis treatment
Nutrition
Nutrition
Paying attention to behavioural problems
Physical Signs of Child Abuse: A Colour Atlas
Poor stereoacuity among children with poor literacy: Prevalence and associated factors; Optometry and Vision Science
Pre-School Prozac
Preparing our interns for hospital practice - what makes for success in medical education?; ANZAME - Fill the Gaps
Preparing Our Interns for Hospital Practice - What Makes for Success in Medical Education?; Focus on Health Professional Education: A Multi Discipline Journal
Prevention of Child Abuse in Australia - A Nationwide Approach; ISPCAN Eleventh International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect
Prevention of Child Abuse in Australia - A Nationwide approach; Journal of Child Centred Practice
Record low for infant deaths
Reform in Australian medical schools: a collaborative approach to realising Indigenous health potential; The Medical Journal of Australia
Relationship between early life respiratory illness, family size over time, and the development of asthma and hay fever: a seven year follow up study; THORAX
RSV Monoclonal Antibody Trial
Smoke Free Schools Awards
State tops baby health report
Stimulants underused for ADHD
Synthetic Bedding and Wheeze in Childhood; Epidemiology
Tasteless TV message for kids
The Bedding Environment, Sleep Position, and Frequent Wheeze in Childhood; Pediatrics
The health of young Australians into the 21st Century: Has the national Health policy and plan helped?; 31st Annual PHAA Conference
The infant bedroom environment and asthma at 7 years: a prospective cohort study; American Journal of Public Health
The interaction between early life upper respiratory tract infection and birth during the pollen season on rye-sensitized hay fever and ryegrass sensitization - a birth cohort study; Pediatric Allergy and Immunology
The relation between infant indoor environment and subsequent asthma; Epidemiology
The use of mutually exclusive categories for atopic sensitization: A contrasting effect for family size on house dust mite sensitization compared with ryegrass sensitization; Pediatric Allergy and Immunology
Three year grant of accreditation by AMC
Tick for med School
Training fear for more GPs
Uni medical school gets a historic boost
Update on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD); The Australian Paediatric Review
Update on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD); APR Community Paediatric Review
Variety may be spice of healthy life for kids
Vitamin K prophylaxis for haemorrhagic disease of the newborn; The Australian Paediatric Review
Vocational advantage for medics
Waterbeds and sudden infant death; Medical Journal of Australia
Worries on use of stimulant drugs for children
Worries on use of stimulant drugs for children
Young medicos get back to basics with bubs

Research Projects

Adolescent Health, Wellbeing and Education Policy Project; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Childhood Asthma In Tasmania: An Epidemiological Investigation; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Does Binocular Vision Training Enhance Literacy Among Primary School Children with Poor Reading; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Infant determinants of childhood sensitisation to allergens; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Risk factors associated with the expansion of CGG repeat sequences in the FRM1 (fragile X) gene: study in Tasmania; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
A Phase 3 Study of MEDI-524 (NUMAX)....in High Risk Children - Protocol No M1-CP110

Research Candidate Supervision