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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
Nephrology and urology
Health psychology
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander public health and wellbeing
Cardiology (incl. cardiovascular diseases)
Rural and regional geography
Toxicology (incl. clinical toxicology)
Medicine, nursing and health curriculum and pedagogy
Health surveillance
Ophthalmology and optometry
Health systems

Research Objectives

Rural and remote area health
Other health
Clinical health
Health education and promotion
Behaviour and health
Expanding knowledge in the health sciences
Provision of health and support services
Allied health therapies (excl. mental health services)
Workforce transition and employment
Other education and training
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Evaluation of health outcomes
Health system performance (incl. effectiveness of programs)
Teaching and curriculum
Health inequalities
Higher education
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): further evidence of validity in the Italian population; PLoS One
Assessment of COVID-19 information overload among the general public; Journal of racial and ethnic health disparities
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; APSA-ASCEPT 2015
Development and validation of an oral anticoagulant knowledge instrument; 2015 Joint APSA-ASCEPT Annual Conference
Development and validation of an oral anticoagulation knowledge tool (AKT); PloS one
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
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
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 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

Research Projects

Bowel Cancer Awareness in Tasmania: a pilot study; Cancer Council of Tasmania (CCT)
Factors associated with bowel cancer survival in Tasmania: A data linkage study; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
RANZCO STP evaluation
The RANZCO Advanced Clinical Examinations (RACE) Study

Research Candidate Supervision