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Researcher: Edwards, DG (Dr Dale Edwards)

Fields of Research

Paramedicine
Medicine, nursing and health curriculum and pedagogy
Health services and systems
Higher education
Allergy
English and literacy curriculum and pedagogy (excl. LOTE, ESL and TESOL)
Other education
Teacher education and professional development of educators
Technical, further and workplace education
Information systems
Aged health care
Primary health care
Health and community services
Occupational and workplace health and safety
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics
Motor control
Preventative health care

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Teacher and instructor development
Evaluation of health and support services
Learner and learning
Teaching and instruction technologies
Other education and training
Road safety
Equity and access to education
Health related to ageing
Maritime
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions
Expanding knowledge in the health sciences
Other information and communication services
Urgent and critical care, and emergency medicine
Efficacy of medications
Health status (incl. wellbeing)
Preventive medicine
Health protection and disaster response

Career Best Publications

A grounded theory study of the preparedness of paramedics to undertake the role of preceptor in the clinical setting
Community presentations of anaphylaxis in Tasmania: Who is administering the adrenaline?; Australasian Journal of Paramedicine
Paramedic preceptor: work readiness in graduate paramedics; The Clinical Teacher

Research Publications

A grounded theory study of the preparedness of paramedics to undertake the role of preceptor in the clinical setting
An investigation of the interprofessional value in a wilderness trauma program for medical and paramedic students; All Together Better Health VI Conference
Anaphylaxis and Allergy Research (AARG); Paramedics Australasia, Tasmania Chapter, State Conference
Anaphylaxis recognition: Is there consistency in Paramedic and Emergency Department diagnoses?; Paramedics Australasia International Conference (PAIC) 2019
Anaphylaxis recognition: Is there consistency in Paramedic and Emergency Department diagnoses?; 999 EMS Research Forum
Challenges Faced in Supporting Learners in the Clinical Setting in the Modern Tertiary Environment; PACE2019
Community presentations of anaphylaxis in Tasmania: Who is administering the adrenaline?; Australasian Journal of Paramedicine
Do paramedics adequately restrain paediatric patients in road ambulances?; Paramedics Australasia International Conference 2016
Evaluation of the General Practitioner Assessment of Cognition (GPCOG) in Paramedic Practice; Paramedics Australasia Conference
Evidence-based education in paramedics; Evidence-based Education in the Health Professions
Experiences in the delivery of a flexible education program to military students; Australasian Military Medicine Association 2014 Conference
Factors influencing rural Tasmanians to call ambulances; Australian College of Ambulance Professionals State Conference
From the classroom to cyberland: 21st century education for paramedics; Australasian Journal of Emergency Care
Improving learning experiences through gamification: a case study; Australian Educational Computing
Incidence and patient demographics of pre-hospital anaphylaxis in Tasmania, Australia; Australasian Journal of Paramedicine
Motivating students and building capacity for interprofessional learning; ANZAHPE
Paramedic accuracy in identifying the anatomical landmarks for needle chest decompression; Australian College of Ambulance Professionals National Conference
Paramedic confidence in estimating external blood loss; Australasian Journal of Paramedicine
Paramedic education: flexible learning delivered via an internet based classroom; Response
Paramedic preceptor: work readiness in graduate paramedics; The Clinical Teacher
Paramedic student performance on the Paramedic Readiness Exam 4 (PRE4) improves with exposure to higher acuity patients; 2019 NAEMSE Symposium
Preceptor, Mentor, Clinical Instructor, Clinical Supervisor: What am I, what do I do?; Paramedics Australasia International Conference
Preceptor, Mentor, Supervisor - What's in a name; ANZAHPE Conference
Preparing paramedic preceptors for supervising clinical placements in residential aged care facilities; Paramedics Australasia International Conference
Preparing Paramedics to Precept: One size does not fit all; Paramedics Australasia International Conference 2019
Scaffolded clinical skills development for Clinical Managers in the Royal Australian Navy; Journal of Military and Veterans' Health
The Laryngeal Mask Airway: An overview of its role in the paramedic profession; Australasian Journal of Emergency Care
The patient transport research project, an interim report; Institute of Ambulance Officers National Conference
University degrees and internet learning for paramedics; Ambulance UK

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision