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Researcher: Bramble, MD (Dr Marguerite Bramble)

Fields of Research

Aged Care Nursing
Medicine, Nursing and Health Curriculum and Pedagogy
Mental Health Nursing
Higher Education
Mental Health
Creative Arts, Media and Communication Curriculum and Pedagogy
Primary Health Care
Clinical Nursing: Secondary (Acute Care)
Public Health and Health Services
Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development
Aged Health Care
Health and Community Services
Residential Client Care
Geriatrics and Gerontology

Research Objectives

Health Related to Ageing
Learner and Learning Processes
Mental Health
Palliative Care
Learner and Learning Achievement
Assessment and Evaluation of Curriculum
Carer Health
Expanding Knowledge in Education
Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health)
Health and Support Services
Neurodegenerative Disorders Related to Ageing
Resourcing of Education and Training Systems

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'They rush you and push you too much ... and you can't really get any good response off them': A qualitative examination of family involvement in care of people with dementia in acute care; Australasian Journal on Ageing
'Slipping through the Cracks': Mental Health and Recovery in Older Person Care; Issues in Mental Health Nursing
) Building Capacity to Deliver Reablement in Regional Communities: Workforce Benefits and Challenges; AAG Conference 2018: Active Players, a Fair Future
A quasi-experimental design trial exploring the effect of a partnership intervention on family and staff well-being in long-term dementia care; Aging and Mental Health
Assistive technology: opportunities and implications; Older people: issues and innovations in care
Building Capacity to deliver Reablement in Regional Communities: What are the Benefits and Challenges?; 2018 Western NSW Health Research Network Conference
Building Capacity to Support Dementia Palliation Among Undergraduate Health Care Students; The International Psychogeriatric Association International Meeting
Building rural workforce capacity in rural communities through a reablement teaching program: The case of Family Based Care; The Annual Rural Health and Collaborative Research Symposium
Care of Older Adults: A strengths-based approach; Cambridge University Press
Care staff perceptions of a social robot called Paro and a look-alike Plush Toy: a descriptive qualitative approach; Aging and Mental Health
Delirium in a residential care facility: An exploratory study of staff knowledge; Australasian Journal on Ageing
Evaluation of an undergraduate medical student program delivered in an Australian residential aged care facility (RACF); ANZAHPE - OTTAWA 2016 Joint Conference
Exploring and improving student engagement in an accelerated undergraduate nursing program through a mentoring partnership: An action research study; International Journal of Nursing Education Scholarship
Exploring the first-year experience in a diverse population: using participatory action research to explore strategies to support student transition into fasttrack undergraduate degree programs; Student Success
Family caregivers’ experiences of caring for a relative with younger onset dementia: a qualitative systematic review; Journal of Family Nursing
Final Year Medical Students' Views on their Clinical Placement in a Residential Aged Care Facility (RACF), Specialising in Dementia and Palliation; The International Psychogeriatric Association International Meeting
First Year Nursing Students' Placement Experiences in the Wicking Teaching Aged Care Facilities Program: Developing Knowledge and Understanding of Dementia; The International Psychogeriatric Association International Meeting
Improving student nurses' aged care understandings through a supported placement; International Nursing Review
Interprofessional Learning in a Blended Learning Environment: Rhetoric, Reality and Opportunity; HERDSA 2012 Conference
Involving families in institutional dementia care: Benefits of therapeutic family-staff partnerships; Reinventing Aging Through Innovation
Issues in Structuring Second Year Paramedic Students' Clinical Placement in Aged Care Facilities to Support their Engagement with Residents with Dementia; The International Psychogeriatric Association International Meeting
Knowledge of Dementia among Health Care Students on Placement in Residential Aged Care and How this Compares to Aged Care Staff; The International Psychogeriatric Association International Meeting
Leadership development: Enhancing staff and student mentor capability to improve engagement and retention in a two-year 'fast track' degree program; Teaching Matters 2016: Transforming Practice through Innovation and Partnerships
Learning experiences in an interprofessional health sciences course: quality and renewal; 6th International Technology, Education and Development Conference
Learning opportunities in a residential aged care facility: the role of supported placements for first-year nursing students; Journal of Nursing Education
Nursing for Wellness in Older Adults 1e; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Pty Ltd
Overview of substance use and mental health among the “Baby Boomers” generation; Issues in Mental Health Nursing
Residential Aged Care Facilities as medical student work-based learning placements; AMEE - The Continuum of Education in the Healthcare Professions
Residential aged care facility clinical placements for undergraduate paramedic students: An evaluation of the Australian experience; Australasian Journal of Paramedicine
Seeking connection: Family care experiences following long-term dementia care placement; Journal of Clinical Nursing
The Wicking Teaching Aged Care Facility Program
Therapeutic Relationships in Dementia Care: Focusing on the Lighter Side of Caring; DCRC: National Dementia Research Forum
Using Action Research To Foster Mentor Engagement In The Development of Quality Clinical Placements in Aged Care for Undergaduate Health Care Students; The International Psychogeriatric Association International Meeting
Walking Together: Enhancing staff and student leadership and mentorship capability at Rozelle
What Effect Does an Animal Robot Called CuDDler Have on the Engagement and Emotional Response of Older People with Dementia? A Pilot Feasibility Study; International Journal of Social Robotics
Wicking teaching aged care facilities program: innovative practice; Dementia

Research Projects

Establishing Teaching Nursing Homes to Provide Quality Inter-Professsional Clinical Placements in Aged Care ; Department of Health and Ageing (DHA)
Reinventing Ageing Through Innovation Conference - 5 to 9 September 2011, Holland (June 2011); University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision

Hearing our Voice - Harnessing the expertise of the person with younger onset dementia to transform practice
Predictors of Caregiver Burden among Child Caregivers of Individuals with Younger Onset Dementia