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Researcher: Towle, NJ (Dr Nick Towle)

Fields of Research

Health services and systems
Health policy
Health promotion
Other education
Climate change impacts and adaptation
Health and community services
Social geography
Higher education

Research Objectives

Health education and promotion
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Expanding knowledge in human society
Health inequalities
Environmental education and awareness
Other environmental management
Rural and remote area health
Mental 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
Letters to the Editor: Smoking
Submission from SmokeFree Tasmania to Legislative Council Sessional Committee Government Administration A on the Tobacco Free Generation
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