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Researcher: Murray, LJ (Dr Linda Murray)

Fields of Research

Health and community services
Health services and systems
Community child health
Nutrition and dietetics
Higher education
Mental health services
Epidemiology
Health promotion
Medicine, nursing and health curriculum and pedagogy
Obstetrics and gynaecology
Surgery
Social change
Primary health care
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander public health and wellbeing
Stochastic analysis and modelling

Research Objectives

Women's and maternal health
Nutrition
Other health
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Health related to specific ethnic groups
Neonatal and child health
Other education and training
Health education and promotion
Health policy evaluation
Policies and development
Assessment, development and evaluation of curriculum
Understanding Australia's past
Disease distribution and transmission (incl. surveillance and response)
Behaviour and health
Pedagogy
Learner and learning

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

ASPIRE: A multi-site community-based participatory research project to increase understanding of the dynamics of violence against immigrant and refugee women in Australia; Bmc Public Health
Assistance for parents with unsettled infants in Central Vietnam: a qualitative investigation of health professionals' perspectives; BMC Pediatrics
Between ‘here’ and ‘there’: Violence against immigrant and refugee women in urban and rural Australia; Gender, Place and Culture: A Journal of Feminist Geography
Calcium channel blockers for inhibiting preterm labour and birth; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Demystifying health for Bhutanese migrants
Dietary supplements for preventing postnatal depression; Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Distributive health literacy and medication management: A longitudinal qualitative study with Bhutanese former-refugees in Tasmania; Health Promotion Journal of Australia
Empowering children, teachers and parents through HealthLit4Kids in schools: parent views of student engagement; Engagement Transforms 2019 (ET19)
Ending violence against women is good for everyone
Exclusive breastfeeding and the acceptability of donor breast milk for sick, hospitalized infants in Kupang, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia: a mixed-methods study; Journal of Human Lactation
Exclusive breastfeeding and the acceptability of donor breast milk for sick, hospitalized infants in Kupang, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia: A mixed-methods study; 7th International Conference on Public health among the Greater Mekong Sub-Regional Countries
Exploring Maternal Mental Health in Central Vietnam through Community-based Participatory Research; Social Science Research Ethics for a Globalizing World: Interdisciplinary and Cross-Cultural Perspectives
Gender-based violence and public health: international perspectives on budgets and policies
Health literacy interventions to assist newly-arrived former refugees to manage their medications in Tasmania; Population Health Congress 2015
HealthLit4Kids study protocol; Crossing boundaries for positive health literacy outcomes; BMC Public Health
How do caregivers understand and respond to unsettled infant behaviour in Vietnam? A qualitative study; Child: Care, Health and Development
Internationalisation; CAPHIA 2015 Public Health Teaching & Learning Forum
Keynote Presentation; 14th Filipino National Conference
Learning global health: a pilot study of an online collaborative intercultural peer group activity involving medical students in Australia and Indonesia; BMC Medical Education
Making healthy food desirable to children; a theoretical model; Public Health Prevention Conference
Making healthy food desirable; perspectives from children; Dietitians Association of Australia 35th national conference
Making healthy food desirable; perspectives from children; Public Health Association Australia Prevention Conference
Mothers’ experiences of settling infants in central Vietnam “through their eyes”: a photo-elicitation study; Health Care for Women International
Patient narratives of illnesses requiring abdominal surgery in Cambodia: Heroic/stoic, and dealing with ‘the ball of meat’; Global Public Health
Perceived barriers to managing medications and solutions to barriers suggested by Bhutanese former refugees and service providers; Journal of Transcultural Nursing
Photovoice Exhibition: ASPIRE (Analysing Safety and Place in Immigrant and Refugee Experience)
Plenary presentation; The 2nd International Conference on Public Health among the Greater Mekong sub-regional countries
Postnatal depression in central Vietnam; Global Mental Health Forum
Postnatal Depression in Central Vietnam
Postnatal depressive symptoms amongst women in Central Vietnam: a cross-sectional study investigating prevalence and associations with social, cultural and infant factors; Bmc Pregnancy, Childbirth and Neonatal Care
Postnatal Depressive Symptoms in Central Vietnam: A Cross-Sectional Study Investigating Influence of Son Preference, Traditional Confinement Practices and Other Socio-Cultural Factors; 5th International Conference on Public health among the Greater Mekong Sub-Regional Countries
Presentation as Chief Investigator of the ASPIRE Project
Promoting community-led responses to violence against immigrant and refugee women in metropolitan and regional Australia. The ASPIRE Project: Research report (ANROWS Horizons 07/2016)
Promoting community-led responses to violence against immigrant and refugee women in metropolitan and regional Australia: The ASPIRE Project: (State of knowledge paper 7)
Promoting community-led responses to violence against immigrant and refugee women in metropolitan and regional Australia: The ASPIRE Project: Key findings and future directions
Promoting community-led responses to violence against immigrant and refugee women in Victoria and Tasmania (Analysing Safety and Place in the Immigrant and Refugee Experience); RGS-IBG Annual International Conference
Prophylactic antibiotics for inhibiting preterm labour with intact membranes; The Cochrane Library
Public Health Education in Tasmania; Training, Department of Health and human Services Tasmania
Reciprocal intercultural peer e-learning in global health: Experiences and perceptions of Australian and Indonesian third-year medical students; 7th International Conference on Public health among the Greater Mekong Sub-Regional Countries
Six Rights to a Masters in Public Health Curriculum Redesign; CAPHIA 2017 Public Health Teaching & Learning Forum
Social isolation key issue for vulnerable migrant women in Tasmania
The challenges of participant photography: a critical reflection on methodology and ethics in two cultural contexts; Qualitative Health Research
The effectiveness of student-run organizations within global health promotion initiatives; Global Health Promotion
The evolution of the Master of Public Health at the University of Tasmania; Council Of Academic Public Health Institutions Australia CAPHIA Teaching And Learning Forum
The experiences of African women giving birth in Brisbane, Australia; Health Care for Women International
The MuSeS project: a mixed methods study to increase understanding of the role of settlement and multicultural services in supporting migrant and refugee women experiencing violence in Australia; BMC International Health and Human Rights
The ‘disconnect’: Public and professional perceptions on mosquito management and vector-borne diseases; Environmental Health Australia 41st National Conference
Why do children make the food choices they do? A participatory action research study; Dietitians Association of Australia 33rd National Conference

Research Projects

Health literacy interventions to support newly arrived former refugees to manage their medications; Tasmanian Community Fund (TasCF)
Piloting an intervention for maternal mental health promotion in central Vietnam; Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources (DISER)
Promoting community-led responses to violence against immigrant and refugee women in metropolitan and regional Australia; Australia's National Research Organisation for Women's Safety Ltd (ANROWS)
The MuSes project: Multicultural and settlement services supporting women experiencing violence; Australia's National Research Organisation for Women's Safety Ltd (ANROWS)

Research Candidate Supervision