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Researcher: Howarth, H (Ms Helen Howarth)

Fields of Research

Primary Health Care
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Medical and Health Sciences
Public Health and Health Services
Health Promotion
Basic Pharmacology
Care for Disabled
Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice
Health Counselling
Preventive Medicine
Health and Community Services
Cardiology (incl. Cardiovascular Diseases)
Medicine, Nursing and Health Curriculum and Pedagogy
Clinical Sciences
Educational Technology and Computing
Health Care Administration

Research Objectives

Rural Health
Cardiovascular System and Diseases
Health Education and Promotion
Health and Support Services
Education and Training
Substance Abuse
Preventive Medicine
Neurodegenerative Disorders Related to Ageing
Health Status (e.g. Indicators of Well-Being)
Health Policy Evaluation

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A Pilot Study Evaluating Multiple Risk Factor Interventions by Community Pharmacists to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease: The PAART CVD Pilot Project; The Annals of Pharmacotherapy
An Australian national strategy for pharmacy preceptor education and support Project ID: 2001/856
Australian national strategy for pharmacy preceptor education and support; Australian Journal of Rural Health
Clinical Education without borders. Development of an on-line multi-disciplinary preceptor preparation program; 9th National Rural Health Conference
Development of a Mentoring Module to Enhance an Online National Pharmacy Preceptor Training Program; Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research
Development of a National Preceptor Training Program for Pharmacists; 63rd International Congress of FIP: Developing a new contract between Pharmacy and Society (Risk management and improving outcomes)
Do rural pharmacies really do health promotion outside pharmacies? Preliminary results for rural health; 7th National Rural Health Conference
Engaging community pharmacists in the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease: protocol for the Pharmacist Assessment of Adherence, Risk and Treatment in Cardiovascular Disease (PAART CVD) pilot study; BMC Health Services Research
Evaluation of a national strategy and cirriculum for pharmacy preceptor education and support in Australia Project ID: 2002/886
Evaluation of the national pharmacy preceptor education program; Australian Journal of Rural Health
Intervention fidelity for a complex behaviour change intervention in community pharmacy addressing cardiovascular disease risk; Health Education Research
Participant Views of an on-line program supporting rural pharmacy preceptors; Focus on Health Professional Education
Pharmacist Preceptor Education and Support Program; 8th National Rural Health Conference
Pharmacists' views of preceptorship; Pharmacy Education
Pharmacy student views on preceptorship during rural placements; Pharmacy Education
Process of development of a national preceptor training strategy; 6The Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia 26th Federal Conference
Report of Health Promotion and Screening Activities by Community Pharmacists 2005
Report of the investigation of undergraduate Health Science student attitudes toward interprofessional education
The Community Pharmacy Healthy Hearts Intervention Project - Experiences of Participant Pharmacists ; APSA Annual Conference Aus-CRS Symposium Hobart
The Community Pharmacy Research Support Centre: An Australian consortium developing community pharmacy practice research; 14th International Social Pharmacy Workshop
Working Together: a Team Based Consortium for a National Preceptor Education Program; Health Partnerships: Practices and Challenges

Research Projects

A National Online Interprofessional Preceptor Education and Support Strategy for Rural and Remote Health Care Professionals; Department of Health and Ageing (DHA)
Australian Preceptor Training Consortium Agreement Part 2; Pharmacy Guild Australia (PGA)
Pharmacist Assessment of Adherence, Risk and Treatment Project; Department of Health and Ageing (DHA)
Supporting Rural Practitioners: Pharmacy-based Support Mechanisms for Drug Misuse in Rural and Remote Communities; Department of Health and Ageing (DHA)
Health promotion for pharmacists (report) - Community Pharmacy Research Support Centre (CPRSC

Research Candidate Supervision