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Researcher: Hughes, RM (Mr Roger Hughes)

Fields of Research

Nutrition and dietetics
Health systems
Nutrigenomics and personalised nutrition
Social determinants of health
Clinical pharmacy and pharmacy practice
Health services and systems
Preventative health care
Community child health
Higher education
Sport and exercise nutrition
Mental health services
Public health nutrition
Health policy
Neurology and neuromuscular diseases
Health informatics and information systems

Research Objectives

Public health (excl. specific population health)
Neonatal and child health
Assessment, development and evaluation of curriculum
Health policy evaluation
Health inequalities
Allied health therapies (excl. mental health services)
Health protection and disaster response
Women's and maternal health
Rural and remote area health
Other health
Health system performance (incl. effectiveness of programs)
Mental health
Behaviour and health
Health status (incl. wellbeing)
Clinical health
Health related to ageing

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A framework for mapping public health learning exposures and competency alignment in undergraduate medical education; CAPHIA Teaching & Learning Forum
A spatial analysis of access to physical activity infrastructure and healthy food in regional Tasmania; Frontiers in Public Health
An exploratory investigation amongst Australian mothers regarding pharmacies and opportunities for nutrition promotion; Health Education Research: Theory and Practice
Aspirational competency expectations for public health nutritionists in Australia: A consensus study; Nutrition and Dietetics
Breastfeeding guidance in community pharmacies: The results of a mystery shopper study; Nutrition and Dietetics
Child obesity service provision: a cross-sectional survey of physiotherapy practice trends and professional needs; Australian journal of primary health
Consensus on the assessment of disordered eating in pregnancy: an international Delphi study; Archives of Women's Mental Health
Dietetics workforce preparation and preparedness in Australia: a systematic mapping review to inform future dietetics education research; Nutrition and Dietetics
Evaluation of a curriculum initiative designed to enhance the research training of dietetics graduates; Nutrition and Dietetics
Experiences and nutrition support strategies in dementia care: Lessons from family carers; Nutrition and Dietetics
Integrating patient complexity into health policy: a conceptual framework; Australian Health Review
Nutrition and dementia care: Informing dietetic practice; Nutrition and Dietetics
Nutrition capacity development: a practice framework; Public Health Nutrition
Obesity prevention advocacy in Australia: an analysis of policy impact on autonomy; Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health
Patient Complexity: A Unified Model; Value-Based Health Care Conference
Perceptions and determinants of eating for health and performance in high-level male adolescent rugby union players; Sports
Professional attributes of the emerging academic dietetic educator workforce in Australia; Nutrition and Dietetics
Research and Evaluation Competency Expectations for Allied Health Graduates in Australia: A Delphi Study Among Allied Health Academics; Journal of Allied Health
Signs and symptoms of disordered eating in pregnancy: a Delphi consensus study; BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth
Synergising Public Health Concepts with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction: A Conceptual Glossary; International journal of environmental research and public health
Ten‐year follow up of graduates from the Aspiring Dietitians Study: Implications for dietetic workforce development; Nutrition and Dietetics
The contribution of clinical placement to nutrition and dietetics competency development: A student‐centred approach; Nutrition and Dietetics
The prevalence and practice impact of weight bias amongst Australian dietitians; Obesity science & practice
Understanding community pharmacy intervention practice: lessons from intervention researchers; Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy
Why some do but too many donít? Barriers and enablers to physical activity in regional Tasmania Ė an exploratory, mixed-methods study; BMC Public Health

Research Projects

Preventative Health Research in Rural and Regional Communities (Tasmania); Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF)

Research Candidate Supervision