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Researcher: Towle, NJ (Dr Nick Towle)

Fields of Research

Health Policy
Ecological Applications
Health and Community Services
Social and Cultural Geography
Medical and Health Sciences
Public Health and Health Services
Higher Education

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Environmental Health
Mental Health
Health Education and Promotion
Environmental Education and Awareness
Health Inequalities
Rural Health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A randomised controlled trial of the effects of mindfulness practice on medical student stress levels; Medical Education
Climate change and primary health care: towards better regional health impact and risk assessments; National Rural Health Conference
Climate change and primary healthcare: towards better health impact assessments; National Rural Health Conference
Communities of Practice (CoP) as a model for integrating sustainability into higher education; Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability Conference 2014
Establishing a community of practice and embedding education for sustainability at the University of Tasmania; 9th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic & Social Sustainability
Establishing a Community of Practice and Embedding Education for Sustainability at the University of Tasmania; The International Journal of Social Sustainability in Economic, Social, and Cultural Context
Four impediments to embedding education for sustainability in higher education; Australian Journal of Environmental Education
Talking Point: State’s health policy fails by blaming the sick for their illness
The readability of patient handouts from an inner regional hospital emergency department; Australian Journal of Rural Health

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision