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Researcher: Tierney, L (Mrs Laura Tierney)

Fields of Research

Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology
Aged Health Care
Health Promotion
Medicine, Nursing and Health Curriculum and Pedagogy
Health Economics

Research Objectives

Health Related to Ageing
Learner and Learning Achievement
Health Policy Economic Outcomes
Health Education and Promotion
Neurodegenerative Disorders Related to Ageing

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'Bringing the outside world in': Enriching social connection through health student placements in a teaching aged care facility; Health Expectations
Assessment and management of chronic respiratory conditions in frail older adults
Counting the cost of dementia-related hospital admissions: a regional investigation; Australasian Journal on Ageing
Development and preliminary psychometric properties of the General Practitioner Attitudes and Confidence Scale (GPACS–D) for dementia; Bmc Family Practice
Encountering aged care: a mixed methods investigation of medical students’ clinical placement experiences; Bmc Geriatrics
Optimising nutrition for adults with dementia: Residential communities care redesign opportunities; International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG) World Congress
Teaching aged care facilities: Implementing interprofessional prevocational education and practice in residential aged care

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision