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Researcher: Churchill, B (Mr Brendan Churchill)

Fields of Research

Urban Sociology and Community Studies
Health and Community Services
Aged Care Nursing
Social Change
Population Trends and Policies
Public Policy
Applied Sociology, Program Evaluation and Social Impact Assessment
Sociological Methodology and Research Methods
Family and Household Studies
Communications Technologies
Race and Ethnic Relations
Aged Health Care
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Policy
Counselling, Welfare and Community Services
Policy and Administration
Studies of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Society
Public Health and Health Services
Health Policy
Health Informatics
Social and Cultural Geography

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Public Services Policy Advice and Analysis
Social Class and Inequalities
Health Related to Ageing
Government and Politics
Ability and Disability
Employment Services
Health and Support Services
Structure, Delivery and Financing of Community Services
Employment Patterns and Change
Palliative Care
Health Policy Evaluation
Comparative Structure and Development of Community Services
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Determinants of Health
Disability and Functional Capacity
Families and Family Services
Learner and Learning Achievement
Law, Politics and Community Services
Health Inequalities
Information and Communication Services

Career Best Publications

Thank God you’re here: the coming generation and their role in future‑proofing Australia from the challenges of population ageing; Australian Journal of Social Issues

Research Publications

A Structured Evidence-Based Literature Review on Discharge, Referral and Admission
Assistive Devices Intervention (ADI) Evaluative Research Program: Report to Community Based Support South (CBS) Inc
Blau, J. and Frezzo, M., eds, Sociology and Human Rights: A Bill of Rights for the Twenty-First Century
Building evaluation capacity in micro community organisations—more burden than benefit?; Evaluation of Journal of Australasia
Content Analysis; Social Research Methods
Countering stagnation in a complex environment: Shoring up professional identity among aged care assessors; Australasian Journal on Ageing
Developing an evidence based approach to falls prevention: Addressing professional isolation in aged care; Australasian Journal on Ageing
Difficult conversations: race, class and gender in White Australia; Routledge International Handbook of Race, Class and Gender
Extent of income inequality in Australia
Facilitating best practice falls prevention through an action research approach; Australasian Journal on Ageing
Falls prevention for people with dementia domicile in nursing homes: Strategies to facilitate the translation of evidence into practice. Poster ; International Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease
Generational warfare: is it what young Australians have to look forward to?
People and Place: Understanding a Research Program for Understanding and Addressing Place-based Health Inequities in Tasmania
Review of the Tasmanian Aged Care Assessment Program: Report to the Tasmanian Department of Health and Human Services
Reviewing changes to housing management on remote Indigenous communities; AHURI Final Report
Reviewing changes to housing management on remote Indigenous communities: AHURI Final Report No. 271
Small Towns Under Threat
Tasmanian Disability Workforce: A Demographic Profile for the National Disability Service (NDS)
Thank God you’re here: the coming generation and their role in future‑proofing Australia from the challenges of population ageing; Australian Journal of Social Issues
The Problem of [Defining] Generations; 15th Biennial Conference
The Role of Outreach: Responding to Primary Homelessness
The Role of outreach: responding to primary homelessness; Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Using SPSS for Descriptive Statistical Analysis; Social Research Methods
What's on offer for young Australians this election? Apparently nothing
Your Island Home? Migrant Pathways and Migrant Experiences of Tasmania
Youth employment in Australia: A comparative analysis of labour force participation by age group; Journal of Applied Youth Studies

Research Projects

Best Practice and the Care of Older Persons with Dementia in the Emergency Department: a Critical Ethnography; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Identifying effective arrangements for tenancy management service delivery to remote Indigenous communities; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
The Housing Careers of Disability Support Pension recipients; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
ACSQHC Literature Review
Aged Care Assessment Program (ACAP) Review
Assessing the Delivery and Efficacy of Place-Based, Community-Driven Population Health Programs
National Disability Service (NDS) Tasmania: 2011 Workforce Profile
Thriving Communities Healthy Families Evaluation
Understanding cost of living pressures on Tasmanian families: Reform options and priorities
Understanding the international student education and career pathway experience
Understanding the lived experience of migrants in Tasmania

Research Candidate Supervision