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Researcher: Dennis, SL (Ms Sharon Dennis)

Fields of Research

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Studies
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
Primary Health Care
Nursing
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History
Higher Education
Language, Communication and Culture
Health Informatics
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Knowledge Management

Research Objectives

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Health System Performance (incl. Effectiveness of Interventions)
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Health Status and Outcomes
Rural Health
Understanding Australia's Past
Health Education and Promotion
Nursing
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Determinants of Health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A University shift towards Aboriginal cultural inclusion; Mount Isa Remote Health
Community Voices; Reading Robinson: Companion Essays to Friendly Mission
Evaluation of the young Aboriginal drug and alcohol service (yAdas)
Expanding horizons: Using virtual orientation tours to promote rural, remote and Aboriginal health; 35th Annual CRANAplus Conference
Helping Nurses work effectively in Aboriginal Communities; Driving rural nursing into the future
In Our Own Right - Black Australian Nurses' Stories; Black Australian Nurses' Stories
Partnerships and Aboriginal Community; Youth Family and Community Connections Conference, 2016
Preparing students for placement in Aboriginal health services using online virtual orientation tours: A Participatory action approach; Australian Indigenous Health Bulletin
Research and teaching in a rural setting; Cradle Coast Academic Community of Practice Symposium
Rural Health Benchmarking Project 2013/14: Final Report and Recommendations
The Aboriginal Staff Alliance Network, Succeeding in the Educational Health Workforce; 6th Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation, co-hosted by NHMRC and the Lowitja Institute
The Consciousness of Tasmanian Native Food and Aboriginal People; UTAS School of Land and Food Conference
The health of native food and native food for health; 11th National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Environmental Health Conference 2017

Research Projects

Preparing students for placement in Aboriginal Health; Health Workforce Australia (HWA)

Research Candidate Supervision