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Researcher: Jessup, BL (Dr Belinda Jessup)

Fields of Research

Rural and remote health services
Speech pathology
Health services and systems
Ophthalmology and optometry
Medicine, nursing and health curriculum and pedagogy
Health and community services
Health systems

Research Objectives

Rural and remote area health
Allied health therapies (excl. mental health services)
Workforce transition and employment
Other education and training
Evaluation of health and support services
Higher education
Health system performance (incl. effectiveness of programs)
Teaching and curriculum
Provision of health and support services
Palliative care

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A systematic review and quality appraisal of bereavement care practice guidelines; Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice
Challenges to Employing Recent Nursing and Allied Health Graduates in Rural Areas; 15th National Rural Health Conference
Connecting Tasmanian National Disability Insurance Scheme participants with allied health services: challenges and strategies of support coordinators; Research and Practice in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Prevalence of speech and/or language impairment in preparatory students in northern Tasmania; International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology
Review of the health, welfare and care workforce in Tasmania, Australia: 2011-2016; International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Rural employment: A get-go for recent nursing and allied health graduates?; Australian Journal of Rural Health
Specialist Training Program (STP) Evaluation: Ophthalmology
Teacher identification of speech and language impairment in kindergarten students using the Kindergarten Development Check; International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology
The impact of COVID-19 on student placements facilitated by university departments of rural health
The Impact of COVID-19 on Student Placements facilitated by University Departments of Rural Health

Research Projects

RANZCO STP evaluation
The RANZCO Advanced Clinical Examinations (RACE) Study

Research Candidate Supervision