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Researcher: Jones, RP (Mrs Rachael Jones)

Fields of Research

Community child health
Health services and systems
Health promotion
Health and community services
Primary health care
Early childhood education

Research Objectives

Health education and promotion
Neonatal and child health
Behaviour and health
Health system performance (incl. effectiveness of programs)
Occupational health
Equity and access to education

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A systems approach to addressing health literacy
Co-location of early childhood services in Child and Family Centres and its impact on service collaboration: an ethnographic study; 23rd IUHPE World Conference on Health Promotion
Evaluation of a Health Literacy Program for Chronic Conditions; Health Literacy Research and Practice
Health Literacy in the Community Sector Project Summary Evaluation Report
How outreach facilitates family engagement with universal early childhood health and education services in Tasmania, Australia: an ethnographic study; Early Childhood Research Quarterly
Parental perspectives on children’s school readiness: an ethnographic study; Early Childhood Education Journal
Review of the Communication and Health Literacy Action Plan
The impact on service collaboration of co-location of early childhood services in Tasmanian child and family Centres: An ethnographic study; International Journal of Integrated Care
What matters most to families in the 21st century?; Australian Institute of Family Studies 2018 Conference

Research Projects

Review of the Communication and Health Literacy Action Plan (CHL)

Research Candidate Supervision