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Researcher: Dalton, L (Dr Lisa Dalton)

Fields of Research

Health services and systems
Primary health care
Health and community services
Medicine, nursing and health curriculum and pedagogy
Other education
Mental health services
Pharmaceutical sciences
Allied health and rehabilitation science
Educational technology and computing
Social work
Education assessment and evaluation
Radiology and organ imaging
Impacts of tourism

Research Objectives

Rural and remote area health
Evaluation of health and support services
Allied health therapies (excl. mental health services)
Mental health services
Health education and promotion
Other education and training
Learner and learning
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Tourism services
Mental health
Expanding knowledge in the health sciences
Occupational health
Expanding knowledge in human society

Career Best Publications

Opening Farm Gates: community as educator; Rural and Remote Health
Re-thinking approaches to undergraduate health professional education: Interdisciplinary rural placement program; Collegian
Rural Poppies: An Interdisciplinary Bouquet; ANZAME Annual Conference
Rural POPPIES: Extracting the Best; 6th National Rural Health Conference

Research Publications

'Us and Them': Does rural health education create unwilling practitioners; 9th National Rural Health Conference
8th National Rural Health Conference; 8th National Rural Health Conference
A meta-synthesis of competency standards suggest allied health are not preparing for a digital health future; International Journal of Medical Informatics
A qualitative exploration of women's resilience in the face of homelessness; Journal of Community Psychology
A role for virtue in unifying the knowledge and ‘caring’ discourses in nursing theory; Nursing Inquiry
Achieving successful integration in simulation based learning in an undergraduate nursing program; Teaching Matters 2011: Sharing Practice
Australian rural radiographers' perspectives on disclosure of their radiographic opinion to patients; Radiography
Australian rural radiographers’ experiences in disclosure to patients and referrers of radiographic findings; 2015 NZIMRT-AIR Scientific Meeting
Building rural health care teams through interprofessional simulation-based education; Rural Health: the place to be
Clinical Education without borders. Development of an on-line multi-disciplinary preceptor preparation program; 9th National Rural Health Conference
Combining self-determination theory and photo-elicitation to understand the experiences of homeless women; Issues in Mental Health Nursing
Creating a culture of support in undergraduate nursing; Teaching Matters 2010 Cultures of Learning
Development of a Mentoring Module to Enhance an Online National Pharmacy Preceptor Training Program; Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research
Doing it together: The Tasmanian interdisciplinary rural placement program; Australian Journal of Rural Health
Evaluation of a national strategy and cirriculum for pharmacy preceptor education and support in Australia Project ID: 2002/886
Evaluation of the national pharmacy preceptor education program; Australian Journal of Rural Health
Evolution of the Tasmanian Interprofessional Rural Program: Reflections for advancements; Frontier to Frontier. Looking back, moving forward. 11th Annual AARN Conference in conjunction with 21st CRANA Conference
Inter-professional practice and education in rural health: developing an evidence base; Learning for an Unknown Future
Leading health reform: A critical review of 'leadership' within allied health competency standards; Australian Health Review
Meeting the Challenges of Multiprofessional Education: Comparison of Northern New South Wales and Tasmanian Experiences; The Network: Towards Unity for Health Annual Conference 2003
Nursing education, regulation and standards in Australia; 13th Annual Conference of the Association of Indonesian Nurses Education Centre (AINEC)
Opening Farm Gates: community as educator; Rural and Remote Health
Participant Views of an on-line program supporting rural pharmacy preceptors; Focus on Health Professional Education
Partnerships for learning: Reciprocal learning in undergraduate nurse practice; Teaching Matters 2009
Pharmacist Preceptor Education and Support Program; 8th National Rural Health Conference
Pharmacists' views of preceptorship; Pharmacy Education
Pharmacy student views on preceptorship during rural placements; Pharmacy Education
Preparing graduates for professionalism and person-centred practice: developing the patient voice in nurse education; 2nd International Conference: Where's the Patient's Voice in Health Professional Education - 10 Years On?
Preparing the nursing workforce for the next era: Re-classifying and reframing enrolled nursing knowledge; Collegian
Preparing Undergraduate Students for Nursing in the Digital Age; eHealth Asia 2015
Re-thinking approaches to undergraduate health professional education: Interdisciplinary rural placement program; Collegian
Report of Health Science teacher attitudes toward Interprofessional Learning and Teaching
Report of the investigation of undergraduate Health Science student attitudes toward interprofessional education
Right service, right place: optimising utilisation of a community nursing service to reduce planned re-presentations to the emergency department; BMJ Open Quality
Rural general practitioner preceptors - how can effective undergraduate teaching be supported and improved?; Rural and Remote Health Journal
Rural placements in Tasmania: do experiential placements and background influence undergraduate health science student's attitudes toward rural practice?; Rural and Remote Health
Rural Poppies: An Interdisciplinary Bouquet; ANZAME Annual Conference
Rural POPPIES: Extracting the Best; 6th National Rural Health Conference
Rural Poppies: Three heads are better than one- Interdisciplinary education and support for rural and remote preceptors; The Association for Australian Rural Nurses Inc. 9th Annual Conference
Student nurses' use of space as an indicator of professional development; AMEE 2004
Tasmanian Inter-disciplinary Rural Placement Program (IRPP) for Undergraduate Health Science Students; Fifth WONCA World Conference on Rural Health
The ‘radiographer-referrer game’: image interpretation dynamics in rural practice; Journal of Medical Radiation Sciences
The Interprofessional Rural Program; Teaching Matters 2003
The introduction of the intubating laryngeal mask into paramedic practice; Journal of Paramedic Practice
Time as a source of conflict: student nurse experiences of clinical practice in a rural setting; Rural and Remote Health
Use of clinical space as an indicator of student nurse's professional development and changing need for support; Nurse Education Today
Using Clinical Reasoning and Simulation based education to flip the enrolled nursing curriculum; Sustainable Healthcare Transformation: International Conference on Health System Innovation
Using clinical reasoning and simulation-based education to ‘flip’ the Enrolled Nurse curriculum; Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing
Women and homelessness, a complex multidimensional issue: findings from a scoping review; Journal of Social Distress and the Homeless
Working Together: a Team Based Consortium for a National Preceptor Education Program; Health Partnerships: Practices and Challenges

Research Projects

A National Online Interprofessional Preceptor Education and Support Strategy for Rural and Remote Health Care Professionals; Department of Health and Ageing (DHA)
Australian Preceptor Training Consortium Agreement; Pharmacy Guild Australia (PGA)
Australian Preceptor Training Consortium Agreement Part 2; Pharmacy Guild Australia (PGA)
Knowledge Translation and Interprofessional Collaboration; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Interdisciplinary Rural Education for Undergraduate Health Science Students
Pharmacist Education and Support Program
Pharmacist Education and Support Program
Pharmacist Preceptor Education and Support

Research Candidate Supervision

Introduction of the Intubating Laryngeal Mask Airway into Paramedic Practice
Primary health care in rural remote Australia- GP lead multidisciplinary teams - how have Australian Government rural health policies been put into practice?
Rural Radiographers- Radiographic Interpretation, Communication and Disclosure of their Radiographic Opinion