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Researcher: Brennan, S (Associate Professor Sheryl Brennan)

Fields of Research

Nursing
Paediatrics
Infectious diseases
Australian history
Clinical midwifery
Other language, communication and culture

Research Objectives

Neonatal and child health
Preventive medicine
Clinical health
Expanding knowledge in psychology
Health education and promotion
Nursing
Other health
Expanding knowledge in human society

Career Best Publications

Island women: An oral history
Living with Difference: caring for a premature baby at home
Living with difference: Caring for a premature baby at home; Collegian

Research Publications

Contradictory Stories. An oral history of 1960s nursing students; University of Tasmania
Island women: An oral history
Living with difference: Caring for a premature baby at home; Collegian
Living with Difference: caring for a premature baby at home
Nurses and Constructions of Motherhood : 'Scientific Motherhood' and the Rise of Childhood Welfare Services in Tasmania 1918-1930
Nursing and motherhood constructions: implications for practice; Nursing Inquiry
Polio in the 1950s; Effecting a cure:Aspects of health and medicine in Launceston
Review of Philippa Mein Smith, Mothers and King Baby: infant survival and welfare in an imperial world, Australia, 1880-1950
The Fence on the Precipice - Child Welfare Nursing 1918-1930; School of Nursing & Midwifery UTAS

Research Projects

Contradictory Stories

Research Candidate Supervision

A history of nurse training at the North West General Hospital
In Safe Hands- A History of Aged Care in Tasmania