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Biography

Dr Joy Lyneham is an associate professor is the School of Nursing and Midwifery currently the program convener of undergraduate nursing. A/Prof Lyneham has an extensive clinical, education and research history which has included Australian and international initiatives. Clinically focused in the area of Emergency nursing and this is reflected in both her teaching and research, she has maintained clinical practice until 2010. A/Prof Lyneham is an experienced supervisor of higher degree (PhD and Masters) candidates with over 20 completions with over 95% gaining excellent results, a significant proportion of these candidates have been international. The main methodological focus for research is phenomenology, however other qualitative and qualitative methods are evident in publications. Currently A/Prof Lyneham is completing a two year study conducted during the Christchurch earthquakes and the experiences of nurses and the role of Chaplains during a crisis.

Qualifications

  • PhD, University of Tasmania, 06/08/2004
  • Master of Health Science (Nursing), Charles Sturt University, 01/05/1996
  • Graduate Diploma of Clinical Pract(Emergency Nurs), University of Western Sydney, 16/04/1988
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Nursing), Tasmanian State Institute of Technology, 26/04/1986

Research

Research keywords

  • Decision making
  • Disaster nursing
  • Emergency nursing

Research expertise

Areas of research interest and expertise are as follows;

Phenomenology

Acute Nursing

Emergency Nursing

Disaster Management

Ethics

Decision making

Languages

  • English

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
111003Clinical Nursing: Secondary (Acute Care)50
111099Nursing Not Elsewhere Classified50

Memberships

Other

  • Fellow - Royal College of Nursing - Australia

Invitations

PG Diploma in Nursing
Australian Catholic University, Australia (External Reviewer - Programs.)
2004
MN (Nurse poractitioner)
Univereisty of Tasmania, Australia (External Reviewer - Programs.)
2003
Impact of Research on Nursing Practice
Military Hospital - Ryhad , Saudi Arabia (Distinguished Visitor)
2007

Collaboration

The most recent research collaboration has been with Christchurch hospital who were critical in gaining access to participants while the disaster was declared.

Administrative

Administrative expertise

Administration.

University Level

Academic Board

Human Ethics committee

EO committee

Faculty Level

Faculty Board

Promotion Committee

Education Committee

School

UG program coordinator

PG program coordinator

Education and assessment committees

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • Acute care
  • Disaster Management
  • Emergency care
  • Ethics

Teaching expertise

Teaching expertise as follows;

basic nursing

ethics

emergency nursing

disaster nursing

research methods

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Highlighted Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2009Lyneham JI, Parkinson C, Denholm C, 'Expert nursing practice: A mathematical explanation of Benner's fifth stage of practice development', Journal of Advanced Nursing, 65 2477-2484 (2009) [C1]
2008Lyneham JI, Parkinson C, Denholm C, 'Explicating Benner's concept of expert practice: Intuition in emergency nursing', International Journal of Nursing Practice, 14 380-387 (2008) [C1]

Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.

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Chapter (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Lyneham JI, Morphett J, 'Nursing Care of People in the Emergency Department or experiencing disasters', Medical-Surgical Nursing: Critical Thinking for Person-centred Care, Pearson, French Forest NSW 135-149 (2014)

Journal article (9 outputs)

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2013Lyneham JI, 'Conceptual model for medical surgical nursing:Moving toward an international speciality', Medsurg Nursing, 22 215-220, 263 (2013) [C1]
2011Lyneham JI, Byrne H, 'Nurses Expereince of what Helped or hindered during the Christchurch Earthquake', Kai Tiaki Nursing Journal, 2 14-18 (2011) [C1]
2011McCauley K, Elsom S, Muir-Cochrane E, Lyneham JI, 'Midwives adn assessment of perinatal health', Jounral of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, 18 786-795 (2011) [C1]
2010Lyneham JI, 'Violence in Nursing', Evidence-Based Nursing, 13 106-107 (2010) [C1]
2010Lyneham JI, 'Is there harm in silence?', Journal of Medical Ethics, 36 642-643 (2010) [C1]
2009Lyneham JI, Parkinson C, Denholm C, 'Expert nursing practice: A mathematical explanation of Benner's fifth stage of practice development', Journal of Advanced Nursing, 65 2477-2484 (2009) [C1]
2009Mazooq H, Lyneham JI, 'Cardiopulmonary resusitation knowledge among nurses working in Bahrain', International Journal of Nursing Practice, 15 294-302 (2009) [C1]
2008Lyneham JI, Parkinson C, Denholm C, 'Explicating Benner's concept of expert practice: Intuition in emergency nursing', International Journal of Nursing Practice, 14 380-387 (2008) [C1]
1988Lyneham JI, 'The Ethics of Teaching Ethics', Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing, 5 33-44 (1988) [C1]
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Conference (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Lyneham JI, Byrne H, 'The Christchurch Experience: Nurses Reflections', Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, Manchester (2013) [E3]
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants1
Total funding$1,500

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2012 (1 grants)

WADEM (World Class Association for Disaster and Emergency Medicine), USA, 15 - 17 October 2012$1,500
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health

Project Team
Doctor Joy Lyneham
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,50020122012
GNo:G1200875
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions3
Total current UoN PhD EFTSL1.25

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Current Supervision

CommencedProposed
Completion
ProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
20132017PhD (Nursing)Principal SupervisorHealth Knowledge Management in Aging Population with Chronic Illness in Thailand
20122020PhD (Nursing)Principal SupervisorSearching for Meaning at the End of Life: Time of Death in a Specialised Palliative Care Unit, Choice or Coincidence?
20112020PhD (Nursing)Principal SupervisorFrequent Readmission to a Rural Mental Health Facility: A Sequential Explanatory Mixed Method Research Project

Past Supervision

YearProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
2012PHD Nursing
Monash University
Principal SupervisorThe experience of Being a Saudi Arabian Nurse
2005Honours Nursing
Monash University
Sole SupervisorThe Experience of the Transistion to Palliative Care
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Dr Joy Lyneham

Work Phone(02) 49217043
Email
PositionAssociate Professor
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Faculty of Health and Medicine
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Office
RW119,
Richardson Wing,
Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308
Australia
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/joy-lyneham