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2019 Vice-Chancellor’s Staff Excellence Awards

Friday, 15 November 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 11

Congratulations to nominees and winners of the 2019 Vice-Chancellor’s Staff Excellence Awards! The school of Nursing and Midwifery are pleased to announce Tania Beament, Director Clinical, was awarded the Vice-Chancellor’s Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning for the amazing work Tania has achieved with our international programs.

Parents lived experiences of stress and coping when caring for a child with a chronic condition

Friday, 08 November 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 11

Congratulations to Professor of Nursing Evalotte Morelius and Dr Stephanie Smith (ECU), Mary Tallon (Perth Children’s Hospital), Garth Kendall (Curtin), Lauren Jones (Consumer Representative) and Carrie Clark (Kalparrin) were recently awarded a $19,800 seeding grant from Perth Children’s Hospital Foundation. The grant will further research into the needs and supports required of parents caring for children with chronic conditions.

Mental Health Research

Wednesday, 06 November 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 11

Comment on the latest youth mental health report survey data.

Nurse researchers collaborate with national and international experts in world-first research investigating the impact of digital technology on Australian children

Monday, 14 October 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 10


School of Nursing and Midwifery researchers Professors Lisa Whitehead, Evalotte Morelius and Associate Professor Diana Arabiat will collaborate with national and international experts in world-first research investigating the impact of digital technology on Australian children.

Excellence for Research in Australia and Engagement and Impact-Dates announced

Wednesday, 02 October 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 10

Prize for recent PhD graduate and ECU lecturer, Dr Ulrich Steinwandel

Wednesday, 02 October 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 10

Congratulations to ECU Nursing lecturer and recent Doctor of Philosophy graduate Ulrich Steinwandel on 3rd prize for his research presentation

Visiting Professor Joanne Spetz Presents to MyVista on Home Care Aides in US

Friday, 20 September 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 09

Professor Spetz highlighted the role of home care aides in the US, the current challenges, and opportunities for change in this space.

Better together: Supporting perinatal and infant mental health services

Monday, 16 September 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 09

ECU works in collaboration with researchers, service providers, consumers, policy makers and health economists to improve system responsiveness to the social wellbeing and mental health needs of families with infants and young children, from both prevention and intervention perspectives

What is your opinion on smart home technology to assist with ageing at home?

Wednesday, 04 September 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 09

You are invited to take part in a research study exploring older adults (65 years or older) and family members/carer’s perceptions of smart home technology, to assist ageing within one’s own home.

Consensus Guidelines on the Management of Type 2 Diabetes in adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities endorsed by the International Diabetes Federation

Monday, 26 August 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 08

Professor Lisa Whitehead formed part of an international team that developed consensus guidelines for service providers. These were showcased at the World Congress of the International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual Disabilities in Glasgow. The guidelines were further endorsed by the International Diabetes Federation.

Presentation by Professor Joanne Spetz "Emerging Technologies in Health Care and their Potential Effect on the Workforce"

Monday, 19 August 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 09

Professor Joanne Spetz from the University of California, San Francisco will be presenting on Emerging technologies in health care and their potential effect o the workforce

Midwifery Research Featured in Esteemed ‘Midwifery Research Review’ Journal

Monday, 19 August 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 08

Australian midwives’ experiences of implementing practice change

Evaluating Nurse Change-of-Shift Handovers at a Private Hospital

Monday, 15 July 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 07

Industry Collaboration Grant awarded to evaluate the nurse handover process in a WA private hospital.

Health-Assistive Smart Home Technology for Independently-Dwelling Older Adults

Friday, 12 July 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 07

Industry collaboration grant awarded for study helping older adults to stay in their homes more safely as they age.

Assessing Acceptability of Neurorehabilitation in Stroke Survivors

Friday, 12 July 2019 Schools > Nursing and Midwifery > Our research > News and Events > Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research Centre > 2019 > 07

Grant success for Dr Manonita Ghosh, awarded $30,000 for neurorehabilitation in stroke survivors study.

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