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Researcher: Price, AD (Miss Andrea Price)

Fields of Research

Aged Health Care
Medicine, Nursing and Health Curriculum and Pedagogy
Health Promotion
Nutrition and Dietetics
Aged Care Nursing
Public Nutrition Intervention
Residential Client Care
Geriatrics and Gerontology
Continuing and Community Education
Mental Health

Research Objectives

Health Related to Ageing
Health Education and Promotion
Learner and Learning Processes
Evaluation of Health Outcomes
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Health Status and Outcomes
Neurodegenerative Disorders Related to Ageing
Health and Support Services
Education and Training Systems Policies and Development
Mental Health Services
Carer Health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Barriers to optimising nutritional status in residents living with Dementia: rationale for development of meaningful engagement in nutritional understanding (MENU) project; 33rd International Conference of Alzheimer’s Disease International
Best intentions or best practice? A case study of the nutritional needs and outcomes of a person with dementia living in a residential aged care home; International Journal of Nursing Practice
Can mature –age non-traditional students succeed in an online Bachelor of Dementia Care program?; International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG) World Congress, San Francisco
Online Learning and Aspirations in the Bachelor of Dementia Care degree; Aspirations Matter 2014
Optimising nutrition for adults with dementia: Residential communities care redesign opportunities; International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG) World Congress
Project: Bachelor of Dementia Care and Understanding Dementia MOOC
Providing optimal nutrition in residential aged care: The role of staff and family knowledge; Australian Dementia Forum
Staff awareness of food and fluid care needs for older people with dementia in residential care: A qualitative study; Journal of clinical nursing
Targeted skills-based resources: Adapting teaching approaches for a non-traditional student cohort in an online environment at the University of Tasmania; The 12th international conference of the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Targeting skills-based resources: Adapting skills-based approaches for a nontraditional student cohort in an online environment; the 12th annual conference of the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
The challenge of optimising nutrition for aged care residents with dementia; 2017 ACSA Conference
The critical importance of a “personhood lens” in reframing dementia care; Dementia as social experience: valuing life and care
The critical importance of adopting a ‘personhood lens’ in reframing support and care for those with dementia; Dementia as Social Experience: Valuing Life and Care
The Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre – Paving the way forward in online dementia education; Teaching Matters 2014 – Places and Spaces

Research Projects

Improving the Health and Well-Being of Tasmanian Aboriginal People - One Community's Focus on Individualised Support, Specialised Training, and Leadership in Dementia Care; Department of Health (Cth) (DoH)
Meaningful Engagement in Nutritional Understanding: Best choices for aged care; Tasmanian Community Fund (TasCF)
National provider for the Dementia Training Programme; Department of Health (Cth) (DoH)
Updating the Decision-Making Tools for (i) Supporting a Restraint Free Environment in Residential Aged Care; and (ii) Supporting a Restraint Free Environment in Community Aged Care; Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission (ACQSC)

Research Candidate Supervision