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Researcher: Obamiro, KO (Dr Kehinde Obamiro)

Fields of Research

Clinical pharmacy and pharmacy practice
Rural and remote health services
Health promotion
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics
Health services and systems
Health and community services
Health equity
Rural and regional geography
Nephrology and urology
Health psychology
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander public health and wellbeing
Public health nutrition
Cardiology (incl. cardiovascular diseases)
Toxicology (incl. clinical toxicology)
Health systems
Ophthalmology and optometry
Medicine, nursing and health curriculum and pedagogy
Health surveillance
Rural clinical health
Disease surveillance
Aged health care

Research Objectives

Rural and remote area health
Other health
Clinical health
Health education and promotion
Expanding knowledge in the health sciences
Behaviour and health
Provision of health and support services
Evaluation of health outcomes
Health system performance (incl. effectiveness of programs)
Health status (incl. wellbeing)
Allied health therapies (excl. mental health services)
Other education and training
Workforce transition and employment
Treatment of human diseases and conditions
Prevention of human diseases and conditions
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Higher education
Teaching and curriculum
Health inequalities
Health related to ageing
Community health care
Palliative care

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A summary of the literature evaluating adherence and persistence with oral anticoagulants in atrial fibrillation; American Journal of Cardiovascular Drugs
Adherence to oral anticoagulants in atrial fibrillation: an Australian survey; Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Anticoagulation knowledge in patients with atrial fibrillation: an Australian survey; International journal of clinical practice
Anticoagulation Knowledge Tool (AKT): evidenze di validità ed affidabilità nella popolazione italiana; Format - 11th National Conference
Anticoagulation Knowledge Tool (AKT): further evidence of validity in the Italian population; PLoS One
Assessment of Anticoagulation Knowledge and Adherence in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation
Assessment of COVID-19 information overload among the general public; Journal of racial and ethnic health disparities
Assessment of information overload of COVID-19 in the general public; 3rd International Conference of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Assessment of quality and readability of internet-based health information related to commonly prescribed angiotensin receptor blockers; Pan African Medical Journal
Development and validation of an oral anticoagulant knowledge instrument; 2015 Joint APSA-ASCEPT Annual Conference
Development and validation of an oral anticoagulant knowledge instrument; APSA-ASCEPT 2015
Development and validation of an oral anticoagulation knowledge tool (AKT); PloS one
Distribution and location stability of the australian ophthalmology workforce: 2014-2019; International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Distribution and location stability of the Australian ophthalmology workforce: 2014–2019; International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Factors contributing to the recruitment and retention of rural pharmacist workforce: a systematic review; BMC Health Services Research
Gaps in anticoagulation knowledge in patients with atrial fibrillation; ASCEPT ASM / 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting
General practitioner perspectives on barriers and enablers to bowel cancer screening in rural Tasmania: a thematic analysis of face-to-face interviews; Australian Journal of General Practice
Impact of COVID-19 on rural and remote student placements in Australia: a national study; Australian Journal of Rural Health
Influencing future regional, rural and remote ophthalmology services: A qualitative report on the impact of the Specialist Training Program (STP); 52nd RANZCO Virtual Congress
Information overload in patients with atrial fibrillation: can the cancer information overload (CIO) scale be used?; Patient Education and Counseling
Like, comment, tag, share: Facebook interactions in health research; International Journal of Medical Informatics
Medication non-adherence in chronic kidney disease: a mixed-methods review and synthesis using the theoretical domains framework and the behavioural change wheel; Journal of Nephrology
Public awareness of bowel cancer risk factors, symptoms and screening in Tasmania, Australia: a cross-sectional study; International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Recruitment and retention of pharmacists in rural and remote areas of Australia: a scoping review; Australasian Pharmaceutical Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference
Review of the health, welfare and care workforce in Tasmania, Australia: 2011-2016; International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Rural employment: A get-go for recent nursing and allied health graduates?; Australian Journal of Rural Health
Specialist Training Program (STP) Evaluation: Ophthalmology
Strategies to increase the pharmacist workforce in rural and remote Australia: a scoping review; Rural and Remote Health
The Australian pharmacist workforce: distribution and predictors of practising outside of metropolitan and regional areas in 2019; International Journal of Pharmacy Practice
The Impact of COVID-19 on Student Placements facilitated by University Departments of Rural Health
The impact of COVID-19 on student placements facilitated by university departments of rural health
The relationship between anticoagulation knowledge, health literacy and medication adherence in patients with atrial fibrillation; APSA Annual Conference 2016
The relationship between knowledge, health literacy and adherence among patients taking oral anticoagulants for stroke thromboprophylaxis in atrial fibrillation; Cardiovascular therapeutics
Vorapaxar: A novel agent to be considered in the secondary prevention of myocardial infarction; Journal of pharmacy & bioallied sciences
Where do ophthalmologists practice and how long do they work there? An analysis using Modified Monash Model rurality classifications; 52nd RANZCO Virtual Congress
‘I can't go, I can't afford it’: financial concern amongst health students undertaking rural and remote placements during COVID-19; Australian Journal of Rural Health

Research Projects

Bowel Cancer Awareness in Tasmania: a pilot study; Cancer Council of Tasmania (CCT)
Co-design of an educational intervention to improve bowel cancer awareness and screening in a rural community; Cancer Council of Tasmania (CCT)
Factors associated with bowel cancer survival in Tasmania: A data linkage study; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Health Workforce Program: Expansion of the Rural Health Multidisciplinary Training Program in Aged Care Services
RANZCO STP evaluation
The RANZCO Advanced Clinical Examinations (RACE) Study

Research Candidate Supervision