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Researcher: Neil, A (Dr Amanda Neil)

Fields of Research

Health Economics
Mental Health
Primary Health Care
Health and Community Services
Public Health and Health Services
Cardiology (incl. Cardiovascular Diseases)
Health Care Administration
Health Information Systems (incl. Surveillance)
Health Promotion
Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology
Medical and Health Sciences
Health Policy
Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practice
Ecological Impacts of Climate Change
Community Child Health
Geriatrics and Gerontology
Landscape Ecology
Emergency Medicine
Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety
Foetal Development and Medicine
Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Gender Specific Studies
Paediatrics and Reproductive Medicine
Peripheral Nervous System
Nephrology and Urology

Research Objectives

Mental Health
Health Policy Evaluation
Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health)
Health Policy Economic Outcomes
Health and Support Services
Evaluation of Health Outcomes
Child Health
Blood Disorders
Mental Health Services
Behaviour and Health
Nervous System and Disorders
Women's Health
Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences
Specific Population Health (excl. Indigenous Health)
Substance Abuse
Cancer and Related Disorders
Skeletal System and Disorders (incl. Arthritis)
Natural Hazards in Forest and Woodlands Environments
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Health System Performance (incl. Effectiveness of Interventions)
Fixed Line Telephone Networks and Services
Public Services Policy Advice and Analysis
Social Structure and Health
Cardiovascular System and Diseases
Rural Health
Disability and Functional Capacity
Health Inequalities
Preventive Medicine
Health Education and Promotion
Urogenital System and Disorders

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'Earning and learning' in those with psychotic disorders: the second Australian national survey of psychosis; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
A head-to-head comparison of the EQ-5D-5L and AQoL-8D multi-attribute utility instruments in patients who have previously undergone bariatric surgery; The Patient
A systematic review and narrative synthesis of health economic studies conducted for hereditary haemochromatosis; Applied Health Economics and Health Policy
Appraising evidence for intervention effectiveness in early psychosis: conceptual framework and review of evaluation approaches; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Benchmarking in pathology: development of a benchmarking complexity unit and associated key performance indicators; Pathology
Best practice in early psychosis intervention for Australian indigenous communities: indigenous worker consultation and service model description; Australasian Psychiatry
Clinical indicators for routine use in the evaluation of early psychosis intervention: development, training support and inter-rater reliability; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Cost-effectiveness of different population screening strategies for hereditary haemochromatosis in Australia; Applied Health Economics and Health Policy
Costs associated with hereditary haemochromatosis in Australia: a cost-of-illness study; Australian Health Review
Costs of psychosis in 2010: Findings from the second Australian National Survey of Psychosis; Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Diverse approaches to the health economic evaluation of bariatric surgery: a comprehensive systematic review; Obesity Reviews
Evidence or ideology? Let the Debate Continue … More evaluation please!; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
General Practice After Hours Practice Funding: 2014-15 Funding Model
General practice after-hours incentive funding: a rationale for change; Medical Journal of Australia
Global economic burden of schizophrenia: letter in response; Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment
Global economic burden of schizophrenia: response to authors’ reply; Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment
Improving the availability and efficiency of appropriate urgent service provision in Tasmania: Interim evaluation of the GP Assist and the Tasmanian General Practice After-Hours Incentive Funding Model 2014-15
Is a national framework for implementing early psychosis services necessary? Results of a survey of Australian mental health service directors; Early Intervention in Psychiatry
Modelling cost-effectiveness of high-dose chemotherapy as treatment for relapsed aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphoma in an Australian setting; Internal Medicine Journal
Need, want and demand: What is really happening with low-acuity presentations?; Emergency Medicine Australasia
People living with psychotic illness in 2010: the second Australian national survey of psychosis; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
PND10 – Cost-Effectiveness of Population Screening for Haemochromatosis In Australia: A State-Transition Model; Value in Health
PND9 – An Australian National Cost of Illness Study For Hereditary Haemochromatosis; Value in Health
Population Screening for Hereditary Haemochromatosis in Australia: Construction and Validation of a State-Transition Cost-Effectiveness Model; PharmacoEconomics - Open
Psychosis prevalence and physical, metabolic and cognitive co-morbidity: data from the second Australian national survey of psychosis; Psychological medicine
Quality of life utility values for hereditary haemochromatosis in Australia; Health and Quality of Life Outcomes
Responding to challenges for people with psychotic illness: Updated evidence from the survey of high impact psychosis; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Screening for osteoporosis in Chinese post-menopausal women: a health economic modelling study; Osteoporosis International
Tasmanian After-Hours Primary Care Service Innovations: A Report in Three Parts
Tasmanian After-Hours Primary Care: Evaluation of the GP Assist Service 2017
Telephone recruitment into a randomized controlled trial of quitline support; American Journal of Preventive Medicine
Temporal trends in the risk of developing multiple primary cancers: a systematic review; BMC Cancer
The Economic Impacts of Psychosis: Unlocking the Black Box
The impact of increasing severity of hereditary haemochromatosis on health state utility values; Value in Health
The new Australian after-hours general practice incentive payment mechanism: equity for rural general practice?; Health Policy
The prevalence of pain and analgesia use in the Australian population: Findings from the 2011 to 2012 Australian National Health Survey; Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety
Up, up and away: The growth of after-hours MBS claims; Australian Family Physician
What difference a decade? The costs of psychosis in Australia in 2000 and 2010: Comparative results from the first and second Australian national surveys of psychosis; Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
What Value GP Assist? The comparative benefits of, and satisfaction with GP Assist in Residential Aged Care Facilities and General Practice in Rural and Urban Tasmania

Research Projects

Achieving better mental health for maltreated children: translating population data into policy; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
An empirical framework for assessing mortality and morbidity in people with psychotic disorders; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Bariatric surgery in Tasmania: investigating health service use, costs, patient outcomes and policy options; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Bariatric surgery in Tasmanian public hospitals: investigating health service use, costs, and policy options; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Coronary Artery calcium score: Use to Guide management of Hereditary Coronary Artery Disease (CAUGHT-CAD); National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Making it count: Establishment of the Conception to Community Public Services Database; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Select Foundation Senior Research Fellowship - M. Callisaya and A. Neil; The Select Foundation (SelF)
The psychosocial determinants of treatment pathways, clinical outcomes and costs in Tasmanians with advanced chronic kidney disease.; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Burden of Psychosis evidence compilation project
Evaluation of new Tasmanian general practice after hours incentive funding model and the value for money of GP Assist
GP Assist
GP Assist Evaluation
Provision of Health Economics consultancy service to develop a new Tasmanian GP After Hours Incentive Funding Model(s)

Research Candidate Supervision

Health Economics of Haemochromatosis, with a Focus on the Australian Setting