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Researcher: Vandenberg, M (Ms Miriam Vandenberg)

Fields of Research

Community child health
Health services and systems
Health and community services
Migration
Medicine, nursing and health curriculum and pedagogy
Sociological methodology and research methods
Health promotion
Social geography
Applied sociology, program evaluation and social impact assessment
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander public health and wellbeing

Research Objectives

Neonatal and child health
Evaluation of health and support services
Social structure and health
Expanding knowledge in the information and computing sciences
Multicultural services
Health inequalities
Assessment, development and evaluation of curriculum
Health status (incl. wellbeing)
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Evaluation of health outcomes
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health system performance

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A COVID-19-era rapid review: using Zoom and Skype for qualitative group research; Public Health Research & Practice
Lead Support Coordinator Service (LSCS) Evaluation Report
School breakfast programs: not just addressing food insecurity; 23rd IUHPE World Conference on Health Promotion
Six Rights to a Masters in Public Health Curriculum Redesign; CAPHIA 2017 Public Health Teaching & Learning Forum
Skilled migration: a structural determinant of health; International Journal of Migration, Health and Social Care
Talking Point: Public health focus needed for Tasmania
Talking Point: State’s health policy fails by blaming the sick for their illness
The changing role of Australian primary schools in providing breakfast to students: a qualitative study; Health Promotion Journal of Australia
The perceived benefits and challenges of running school breakfast programs in Tasmanian primary schools
‘It’s not therapy, it’s gardening’: community gardens as sites of comprehensive primary healthcare; Australian Journal of Primary Health

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision