Featured Publications

The list of journal articles below is a sample of those authored or co-authored by staff members of the UONDRH (bolded below) and published in peer-reviewed journals within the last two years. The topics reflect the UONDRH Research Strategy and key areas of research activity.


Croker A, Brown L, Little A, Squires K, Crowley E. Developing and maintaining collaborative practice: Exploring perspectives from dietetics and speech pathology about ‘what works well’. Nutrition and Dietetics 2019; 76(1): 28-37.

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Lee YQ, Collins CE, Schumacher TL, Weatherall LJ, Keogh L, Sutherland K, Gordon A, Rae KM, Pringle, KG. Disparities exist between the dietary intake of Indigenous Australian women during pregnancy and the Australian dietary guidelines: the Gomeroi gaaynggal study Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics 2019; 32(1): 139-139.

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Hawkins N, Jeong S, Smith T. New graduate registered nurses’ exposure to negative workplace behaviour in the acute care setting: An integrative review. International Journal of Nursing Studies 2019; 93: 41-54.

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Tan M, Brown LJ, Mathews KI, Whatnall MC, Hutchesson MJ, MacDonald-Wicks LK, Patterson AJ. Rural versus urban women: An examination of anthropometry and body composition. Australian Journal of Rural Health 2019; 27(1): 70-77.

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Hawkins NL, Jeong S, Smith AN. Coming ready or not! An integrative review examining new graduate nurses' transition in acute care. International Journal of Nursing Practice 2018; e12714.

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Fisher KA, Smith A, Brown L, Wakely L, Little A, Wakely K, Hudson J, Squires K. Value-adding to health professional student placement experiences: Enhancing work readiness and employability through a rural community engagement program. Journal of Teaching and Learning for Graduate Employability 2018; 9(1): 41-61.

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Smith T, Sutton K, Pit S, Muyambi K, Terry D, Farthing A, Courtney C, Cross M. Health professional students' rural placement satisfaction and rural practice intentions: A national cross-sectional survey. Australian Journal of Rural Health 2018; 26(1): 26-32.

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Schumacher T L, Weatherall L, Keogh L, Sutherland K, Collins C, Pringle K, Rae, K. Characterizing gestational weight gain in a cohort of Indigenous Australian women. Midwifery 2018; 60(May): 13-19.

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May J, Brown LJ, Burrows J. In-Place Training: Optimizing Rural Health Workforce Outcomes through Rural-Based Education in Australia. Education Sciences 2018; 8(1): 20.

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Wakely L, Langham J, Johnston CL, Rae K. Physical activity of rurally residing children with a disability: A survey of parents and carers. Disability and Health Journal 2018; 11(1), 31-35.

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Smith T, Cross M, Waller S, Chambers H, Farthing A, Barraclough F, Pit SW, Sutton K, Myambi K, King, S, Anderson, J. Ruralization of students' horizons: insights into Australian health professional students' rural and remote placements. Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare 2018; 11: 85-97.

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