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Researcher: Campbell, JA (Dr Julie Campbell)

Fields of Research

Health economics
Health services and systems
Cardiology (incl. cardiovascular diseases)
Health care administration
Preventative health care
Neurology and neuromuscular diseases
Primary health care
Haematological tumours
Health and community services
Rheumatology and arthritis
Health informatics and information systems
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander public health and wellbeing
Aged care nursing
Health psychology
People with disability
Health promotion
Climate change processes
Psychological methodology, design and analysis

Research Objectives

Evaluation of health and support services
Evaluation of health outcomes
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Clinical health
Health policy evaluation
Other economic framework
Health education and promotion
Health status (incl. wellbeing)
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions
Carbon and emissions trading
Provision of health and support services
Allied health therapies (excl. mental health services)
Preventive medicine
Health protection and disaster response
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health system performance
Behaviour and health
Health inequalities

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

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 qualitative investigation of the health economic impacts of bariatric surgery for obesity and implications for improved practice in health economics; Health Economics
Absolute risk assessment for guiding cardiovascular risk management in a chest pain clinic; Medical Journal of Australia
An exploratory study of long-term publicly waitlisted bariatric surgery patients’ quality of life before and 1 year after bariatric surgery, and considerations for healthcare planners; PharmacoEconomics Open
An exploratory study: a head-to-head comparison of the EQ5D-5L and AQoL-8D for long-term publicly waitlisted bariatric surgery patients before and 3 months after bariatric surgery; PharmacoEconomics - Open
Association between knee symptoms, change in knee symptoms over 6–9 years, and SF-6D health state utility among middle-aged Australians; Quality of Life Research
Bariatric surgery is a cost-saving treatment for obesity – a comprehensive meta-analysis and updated systematic review of health economic evaluations of bariatric surgery; Obesity Reviews
Change in multiple sclerosis prevalence over time in Australia 2010-2017 utilising disease modifying therapy prescription data; Multiple Sclerosis Journal
Diverse approaches to the health economic evaluation of bariatric surgery: a comprehensive systematic review; Obesity Reviews
Equitable patient access to primary healthcare in Australia
Evaluation of the association between health state utilities and obesity in sub-Saharan Africa: evidence from World Health Organization Study on Global AGEing and Adult Health Wave 2; Value in Health
Feelings of depression, pain and walking difficulties have the largest impact on the quality of life of people with multiple sclerosis, irrespective of clinical phenotype; Multiple Sclerosis Journal
Health care, overconsumption and uneconomic growth: a conceptual framework; Social Science and Medicine
Health Economic Impact of Multiple Sclerosis in Australia in 2017: An analysis of MS Research Australia’s platform – the Australian MS Longitudinal Study (AMSLS)
Health state utilities for economic evaluation of bariatric surgery: a comprehensive systematic review and meta-analysis; Obesity Reviews
Lead Support Coordinator Service (LSCS) Evaluation Report
Long-term inpatient hospital utilisation and costs (2007-2008 to 2015-2016) for publicly waitlisted bariatric surgery patients in an Australian public hospital system based on Australia's activity-based funding model; PharmacoEconomics - Open
Measuring the health-related quality of life in Australians with Multiple Sclerosis using the Assessment of Quality of Life-8-Dimension (AQoL-8D) multi-attribute utility instrument; Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders
Mental health crises in rural and remote Australia: an assessment of direct medical costs of air medical retrievals and the implications for the societal burden; Air Medical Journal
PCP4 A qualitative investigation of information asymmetry for obesity surgery: Diversity of patient experiences in the information age and demand-induced supply; Value in Health
PSY15 A unique opportunity to assess quality-of-life changes in long-term waitlisted bariatric surgery patients using the EQ-5D-5L and AQOL-8D multi-attribute utility instruments before and three months after bariatric surgery: an exploratory study; Value in Health
PSY33 A Cost-Outcome Study: A real-world investigation of long-term inpatient hospital utilisation and costs for a retrospective cohort of bariatric surgery patients in an Australian public hospital system based on Australia's activity based funding model; Value in Health
Review of publicly-funded bariatric surgery policy in Australia - lessons for more comprehensive policy making; Obesity Surgery
Self-directed multimedia process for delivering participant informed consent; BMJ Open
Session Chair: Australian Health Care System; 40th Annual Australian Health Economics Society Conference
SF-6D health state utilities for lifestyle, sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of a large international cohort of people with multiple sclerosis; Quality of Life Research
T3:S22:06 Patient valued outcomes following bariatric surgery: Does current outcome reporting adequately capture patient priorities?; Obesity Reviews
The Health Economics of Obesity and Bariatric Surgery
The increasing economic burden of multiple sclerosis by disability severity in Australia in 2017: results from updated and detailed data on types of costs; Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders
The need for an improved evidence base to inform the health care decision-making process; JAMA Surgery

Research Projects

A new model of shared care across Geriatric Medicine and General Surgery for older Tasmanians.; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
ANCHOR Project: heAlth ecoNomics and epidemiology of myalgiC encephalomyelitis/ chronic fatigue syndrome; Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF)
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and Mindfulness Group Intervention for Tasmanian Women Living with Persistent Pelvic Pain.; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Economic impact of MS: creating independent standards for health economic evaluation of MS interventions aimed to prevent MS or halt disease severity; Multiple Sclerosis Research Australia (MSRA)
Evaluation of the Tasmanian Elective Surgery Panel Project; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
NAFLD- screen (Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: prevalence and screening for type 2 diabetes patients) ; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Patient and carer experiences with relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma and myelodysplastic syndrome; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
The Royal Hobart Hospital's innovative Rapid Access Chest Pain Clinic (RACPC): A health economic evaluation of patient, RHH and community benefits; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Understanding the economic burden of climate-related extreme events: A framework to support future planning and decision making in the health care sector; Department of Premier and Cabinet (DPAC)
Using data linkage to estimate the burden of diabetes in Tasmania; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Lead Support Coordinator Service (LSCS) Evaluation

Research Candidate Supervision