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Researcher: Kilpatrick, ML (Dr Michelle Kilpatrick)

Fields of Research

Health promotion
Nutritional science
Organisational behaviour
Mental health services
Cardiology (incl. cardiovascular diseases)
Occupational and workplace health and safety
Health economics
Epidemiology
Public health nutrition
Preventative health care

Research Objectives

Behaviour and health
Nutrition
Occupational health
Mental health
Work and labour market
Clinical health
Expanding knowledge in psychology
Management
Expanding knowledge in commerce, management, tourism and services
Evaluation of health and support services

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A systematic review and meta-analysis of workplace mindfulness training randomized controlled trials; Journal of Occupational Health Psychology
Barriers and facilitators to participation in workplace health promotion (WHP) activities: results from a cross-sectional survey of public-sector employees in Tasmania, Australia; Health Promotion Journal of Australia
Business in Mind: Resource Kit and DVD [60 minute]; Epix Productions
Cross-sectional associations between sitting at work and psychological distress: reducing sitting time may benefit mental health; Mental Health and Physical Activity
Dietary fiber and its associations with depression and inflammation; Nutrition Reviews
Dietary fibre intake and its association with inflammatory markers in adolescents; British Journal of Nutrition
Dietary fibre intake and its associations with depressive symptoms in a prospective adolescent cohort; British Journal of Nutrition
Differences in dietary fibre intake and associated familial factors in a longitudinal study at two time points across adolescence; Public Health Nutrition
Factors associated with availability of, and employee participation in, comprehensive workplace health promotion in a large and diverse Australian public sector setting: a cross-sectional survey; Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Investigating Employee-Reported Benefits of Participation in a Comprehensive Australian Workplace Health Promotion Program; Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Protecting the mental health of small-to-medium enterprise owners: a randomized control trial evaluating a self-administered versus telephone supported intervention; Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Reasons for Engagement: SME owner-manager motivations for engaging in a workplace mental health and wellbeing intervention; 77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management
Reasons for engagement: SME owner-manager motivations for engaging in a workplace mental health and wellbeing intervention; Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Recruitment and retention challenges of a mental health promotion intervention targeting small and medium enterprises; Derailed Organizational Stress and Wellbeing Interventions: Confessions of failure and solutions for success
Retrospectively estimating energy intake and misreporting from a qualitative food frequency questionnaire: An example using Australian cohort and national survey data; Frontiers in Nutrition
The associations of multimorbidity with health-related productivity loss in a large and diverse public sector setting: A cross-sectional survey; Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Who discusses reaching a healthy weight with a general practitioner? Findings from the 2014-2015 Australian National Health Survey; Obesity Research and Clinical Practice
Workplace health promotion: what public-sector employees want, need, and are ready to change; Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Research Projects

Health in Preconception, Pregnancy and Post-Birth (HIPPP): An antenatal lifestyle promotion program for the Royal Hobart Hospital; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)

Research Candidate Supervision