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Researcher: Williams, D (Dr Danielle Williams)

Fields of Research

Primary health care
Medicine, nursing and health curriculum and pedagogy
Cardiology (incl. cardiovascular diseases)
Higher education
Community and primary care
Cardiovascular medicine and haematology
Health services and systems
Applied sociology, program evaluation and social impact assessment
Aged care nursing
Aged health care
Family care
Health and community services
Health policy

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Behaviour and health
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Evaluation of health and support services
Learner and learning
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions
Social structure and health
Other health
Religion and society
Health related to ageing
Women's and maternal health
Health status (incl. wellbeing)
Health inequalities

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'Learning not to listen' - overweight and obese women talk about their experiences of general practice; General Practice and Primary Health Care Research Conference
'Maybe it is just good enough': Clinical inertia and BP management; General Practice and Primary Health Care Research Conference
'Maybe it is just good enough': Clinical inertia and BP management; GP '09
A systematic review of experiences of advanced practice nursing in general practice; BMC Nursing
Achieving a Sense of Place: A qualitative case study of 'place making' on an undergraduate nursing satellite campus; 6th International Nurse Education Conference
Achieving a sense of ‘place’: reflections from a satellite campus; Teaching Matters: Places and Spaces 2014
Australian women’s experiences of smoking, cessation and ‘cutting down’ during pregnancy; Health Sociology Review
Barriers to diagnosing and managing hypertension; Heart Foundation Conference
Barriers to diagnosing and managing hypertension - a qualitative study in Australian general practice; Australian Family Physician
Constructing 'New Truths': grounded theory research with large bodied women; 6th Annual Thinking Qualitatively Workshop Series
Experiences of Advanced Practice Nursing in General Practice: A Systematic Review of Qualitative Studies; 10th Annual Graduate Research Conference, UTAS
LGBTI Health & Ageing in Tasmania
Making words matter: conducting 'good' qualitative research; General Practice & Primary Health Care Research Conference
Motivations for Seeking Bariatric Surgery: The Importance of Health Professionals and Social Networks; Bariatric Surgical Practice and Patient Care
PEP TALK: Supporting first year nursing students into their first professional experience placement (PEP); Teaching Matters 2015
PORRIGE - a cohort study of general practice registrars; Australian Family Physician
Professional Placement: Prep for PEP; Teaching Matters 2016
Qualitative study of barriers to diagnosing and managing hypertension in Australian general practice; 19th WONCA World Conference of Family Doctors
Quality clinical placements: The perspectives of undergraduate nursing students and their supervising nurses; Nurse Education Today
Reading and reflecting together as a community of practice through participation in a book club; Teaching Matters 2014 – “Spaces and Places”
Social Justice and Constructivist Grounded Theory; Structuring the Thesis: Matching Method, Paradigm, Theories and Findings
The heart of nursing; The Road to Nursing
The support needs of patients waiting for publicly funded bariatric surgery - implications for health service planners; Clinical Obesity
Understanding gender differences in bariatric surgery: Moving beyond traditional representation and appearance concerns; 13th International Congress on Obesity
Understanding self and others; The Road to Nursing
Understanding the gendered nature of weight loss surgery: insights from an Australian qualitative study; Health Sociology Review
What are the support experiences and needs of patients who have received bariatric surgery?; Health Expectations
‘Being defined’: large-bodied women’s experiences as healthcare consumers; Health Sociology Review

Research Projects

Experiences and expectations of LGBTI Tasmanians for care as they grow older; Department of Premier and Cabinet (DPAC)
Investigating the breastfeeding experiences, attitudes and knowledge of Tasmanian mothers with infants aged between 0-12 months; Tasmanian Early Years Foundation (TEYF)

Research Candidate Supervision

Best practice clinical governance for quality and safety at a healthcare facility
Decision Making in People with a Diagnosis of Chronic Kidney Disease (CHD)
Exploring womens' experience of midwifery group practice in Northern Tasmania-A new model
Implications of heart lung organ donation growth and technology changes on workforce funding and infrastructure