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PAPER TITLE

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Adams, Judith

Rural families as health consumers

180.5KB

Adams, Rebekah

Career induced infertility—a growing problem for tomorrow’s doctors

102kb

Arizmendi, Clint

The first national survey of young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander sexual health

93KB

Aitken, Robyn

The impact of context-specific education as preparation for remote and Indigenous health practice

98kb

Allan, Julaine

Alcohol and drug use amongst fishing and farming workers: preliminary indications, perceptions and implications

162.7KB

Anand, Amarjit

Delivery of ear health and hearing services to remote communities in the NT as part of the Australian Government Intervention Hearing and ENT Project

102kb

Anderson, Rosemary

Should we play basket ball with our patients? Professional boundaries and overlapping relationships in rural Australia Academic paper

144.3KB

Anderton, Philip

A multidisciplinary network to preserve eye health and minimise the risk of blindness for healthy ageing in rural Australia

156.2KB

Arnold, Mandy

The mental health of sexuality, sex and gender diverse Australians

157.1KB

Arvier, Peter

Unexpected benefits of medical student rotations to a small rural community

102kb

Barclay, Lesley

A healthy start to life: research as a strategy for change

98kb

Barnard, Amanda

Learning and living together: a rural immersion program for medical and allied health students

98kb

Bartholomeusz-Raymond, Nadine

Don’t beat about the bush! Mental Health in Drought affected communities Initiative

120.1KB

Battye, Kristine

Establishing cross-agency service models in the rural and remote context: learning’s for health reform

245.2KB

Beach,  Jenny

Impacting cancer through community engagement

158.3KB

Beal, Vanessa

Encouraging young Western Australians to be Smarter than Smoking

150.6KB

Beckett, Andrew

Injury prevention and safety promotion in the Aboriginal community of Cherbourg

165.2KB

Begg, Phoebe

Improving farm clients’ pathways to health care

224.4KB

Bell, Erica

Climate change and rural primary health care: Towards better regional health impact and risk assessments Academic paper

259.9KB

Bennett, Paul

Art in health—an integrated approach to health education in a rural/remote setting

157.9KB

Bidargaddi, Niranjan

e-health initiatives at Country Health SA Mental Health—“fostering collaboration and strengthening networks”

698.8KB

Bowell, Libby

Meeting the educational needs of the rural and remote practitioner

99KB

Boyd-Caine, Tessa

Not just house-keeping: oral health and the Federal policy vacuum

102kb

Brooke, Nicole

True heart and soul belongs with ageing rural communities

98kb

Brumby, Susan

Climate, cardiovascular disease and crops—an unlikely trio? Academic paper

204.8KB

Bunt, Howard

Leaders of the pack—innovative technological solutions to rural issues

100.1KB

Burton, Heather

Benefits of Medicare ‘health assessments for people with intellectual disability’ for patients, doctors and carers in a rural community Academic paper

182.3KB

Butcher, Dannie

Heart Foundation HeartMoves— a partnership between the fitness industry and the health sector: delivering sustainable exercise options for people with stable chronic conditions

140.7KB

Byles, Julie

Pap tests and mammograms: are there urban/rural differences in take-up in women?

88KB

Byles, Julie

Out-of-pocket costs for medical services

88.1KB

Calma, Tom

Health and wellbeing of Australia’s first peoples

130.7KB

Colgan, Valerie

An innovative approach to improved care in the last days and hours of life in rural Western Australia

98kb

Comlossy, Kevin

Interactive technology aims to deliver evidence-based breast cancer education to health professionals in rural Australia

141.7KB

Cooke, Gwen

‘Sowing the Seeds of Hope’—community crime prevention

161KB

Coppa, Kay

One size fits all? The national bowel cancer screening experience in one remote Aboriginal community

120KB

Country Arts WA

Sand Tracks: remote touring in central Australia

88.2KB

Cox, Kevin

Our footprints: a traveller’s guide to the COAG implementation process in Western Australia

188KB

Curry, Rob

Planning it, getting it, keeping it—a framework for the Aboriginal primary health care workforce in the Northern Territory

93.9KB

DADAA

Resourcing the arts and health sector

95KB

Daube, Mike

Public health in the bush

102.7KB

Davis, Sandra

Getting involved in the country: productive ageing in different types of rural communities

98kb

Dent, Jan

Bush Buddies—a rural team clinical leadership program

177.2KB

Dimer, Lyn

Heart health for our people by our people: new way cardiac rehab program

133.2KB

Dobson, Annette

Chronic health conditions and risk factors

86.9KB

Downes, Susan

Breaking the sound barrier—innovations in the Rural Women’s GP Service

172.4KB

Dudgeon, Pat

Mental health and racism

120KB

Dunn, Sandra

Interprofessional learning, multidisciplinary care and workforce redesign

124.9KB

Edmonds, Samantha

No transport, no treatment

203.6KB

Elding, Michelle

beyond maturity blues—peer educators take depression awareness to the bush

153.5KB

Elkin, Laura

Breaking down barriers and the importance of Aboriginal consumer engagement

98kb

Flaherty, Nettie

Drawing the line in the Centre: the difficulties in defining child neglect in the Northern Territory Academic paper

164.3KB

Flynn, Robyn

Workforce development and skills policy: shaping the future community services and health workforce

142.3KB

Forgan, Julie

Not just dogs, dumps and dustbins! How collaboration between local government and health educators can benefit the rural community

194.1KB

Frazer, Stephanie

Investing in the future: promoting mental wellbeing for students, by students

141.4KB

Gardner, Pam

Well ways for carers in rural Western Australia

102kb

Garnett, Francesca

The National Rural Health Students’ Network—pursing passion and professional development

95.4KB

Gelber, Harry

Strengthening alliances in child and adolescent mental health—promoting parent/carer participation

153KB

Giglia, Roslyn

Adopting and adapting an Internet intervention to support breastfeeding duration and breastfeeding research throughout regional Western Australia Academic paper

205.8KB

Glover,  John

Have regional Australians shared equally in health gains?

98kb

Glover, Pauline

Midwifery and medical students—learning together in rural communities

98kb

Goater, Ian

Interprofessional learning in rural south-east New South Wales: an opportunity to collaborate across educational institutions, health disciplines and health services

156KB

Graetz, Brian

Building resilience in schools: KidsMatter Primary

115.2KB

Groot, Christpher

Capturing benefits of new technologies for rural and remote wellbeing

146.4KB

Gruis, Hilton

The value of ‘qualitative descriptive’ methodology within Aboriginal research

106KB

Grylls, The Hon Brendon

Healthy regions for healthy communities

132.7KB

Haikerwal, Mukesh

E-health and natural disasters: planning, communications, mitigation and recovery

123KB

Hanjan Soares, Madalena

Implementation of integrated health systems at the community level (SISCa) in Timor-Leste

134.4KB

Hannig, Linda

Clinical services via telehealth in the Kimberley

98KB

Harrison, Kaylie

GP workforce research in rural and remote NSW Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services: from adaption to adoption

119KB

Hayward, Colleen

The social determinates of good health

102.77

Herde, Emily

Reducing farming fatalities in Australia: a positive story, but more to come

101.3KB

Highet, Nicole

Perinatal mental health: implications for service delivery in the rural and remote community

121.5KB

Hodson, Karyn

Binge on Art

126.2KB

Hossack, Emma

Rural e-health—the usual mix of the good, the bad and the inevitable cock-ups?

5.36MB

Hughes, Fiona

Beyond emergency food relief

405KB

Ivanov, Tina

Volunteerism: a pathway to paramedic practice

158.5KB

Janssen, Michael

A whole-of-journey approach with rural consumers who travel for health care: a report on a resource kit for health services that care for rural consumers who travel for health care

157.9KB

Jeffries-Stokes, Christine

Seriously creative: managing chronic conditions in the heart of WA

123.7KB

Jones, Debra

Investing in the future of rural and remote allied health and communities Academic paper

157.1KB

Jones, Michael

Mad, maverick or missionary? A framework for studying individual physicians’ decisions to work in rural areas

102kb

Kalcher, Marysia

‘Let’s pop that pill and get it right’—computerised medication administration

94kb

Kamien, Max

The struggle to grow your own health professionals in rural Australia

157.1KB

Kanzaki-Sooudi, Kazuyo

Electronic distance nursing system‐E‐KANGO—model simulation and assessment

4.1MB

Kapakoulakis, Theo

The implementation and evaluation of the Osteoarthritis Hip and Knee Service and its impact in a regional setting

282KB

Kasat, Pilar

Singing, dancing and smoking for country: using arts, music, photography and performance to improve the health and wellbeing of communities in the southern Wheatbelt

119KB

Katzenellenbogen, Judy

Issues in Aboriginal rural heart health: results from a mixed method study in Western Australia

460.8KB

Kennedy, Alison

The Alcohol Intervention Training Program—arming ‘new generation’ health professionals assisting the farming community to reduce alcohol misuse

311.3KB

Kenny, Amanda

Shaping rural health service delivery through consumer engagement: the potential of digital storytelling

123kb

Landau, Louis

Factors influencing generalist intention across medical school years

147.9KB

Larson, Ann

Evidence-based success factors for community-based Aboriginal health projects

161.3KB

Latimer, Jane

The Lililwan Project: the power of diversity in achieving a common goal

102KB

Laven, Gillian

A taste of oral health in undergraduate medicine Academic paper

378KB

Lenthall, Sue

Back from the edge: reducing and preventing occupational stress in the remote area nursing workforce

137.5KB

Lopes, Jessica

Evaluation of a suicide prevention training resource for Central Australian Indigenous communities

91.3KB

Lovering, Lindsay

Researching arts engagement in regional Western Australia

94KB

Loxton, Deborah

Differences in birth interventions by area of residence

87.6KB

Luxford, Yvonne

How national approaches to palliative care can benefit rural communities

94KB

Macdonald, Peter

Working for a healthy Papua New Guinea

145.9KB

Machin, Jessica

Reggae hits the spot

106KB

Madin, Simon

Dealing with disease in the desert: a new approach

119.4KB

Mahon, Margie

Indigenous health—the career intentions of generation ‘next’!

123KB

Maitland, Clover

Regional considerations for state‐wide social marketing campaigns—some lessons learned

147.6KB

Manahan, Dan

The rural generalist: a new generation of health professionals providing the rural medical workforce the bush needs

312.7KB

May, Jenny 

Report from the Colloquium: Sustainable health services for the future

106KB 

May, Jenny

Closing Remarks

97KB

McAllan, Colin

After the Victorian bushfires: not just surviving but building and growing

130.9KB

McAlpin, Susan

The lived experience of health reform in rural New South Wales during the 1990s Academic paper

143.9KB

McDermott, Robyn

Good things take time – and come in little parcels

134.9KB

McGuiness, Elisha

Rates are increasing and so too our waistlines: a case study of supporting local government to create supportive environments for physical activity and healthy eating

153.2KB

McHugh, Greg

A safe system of work for the evacuation of patients by the Royal Flying Doctor Service

106KB

McIver, Lachlan

Epidemiology at the extremes: an examination of the factors that affect health outcomes in very remote areas of Australia

335.9KB

McKinstry, Carol

Promoting health careers to rural students

129.9KB

McLaren, Dorothy

Case studies in rural innovation: pain management and second-stage recovery

141.4KB

McLaughlin, Deirdre

Why are death rates higher in rural areas?

91.5KB

Meagher, Margret

Sound body, sound mind, sound investment—effective creative ageing strategies for regional Australia

106kb

Menadue, John

Beating the hospital obsession – the key to rural health reform is in primary care

169.4KB

Mercer-Grant, Catherine

The farmer’s phoenix—engaging with farm families after natural disasters

285.2KB

Mersiades, Nick

National approaches to ageing well in rural and remote  locations: an assessment of the Productivity Commission’s draft report Caring for Older Australians

277.2KB

Millar, CaraJane

Let’s make tracks: a multidisciplinary preschool screen for rural kids

98kb

Millard, Mark

Considering models of practice: challenges faced by the Bush Support Service in developing service delivery to support remote area Aboriginal health workers in health

168.3KB

Mitsch, Virginia

To the back of Bourke, delivering brain injury rehabilitation to remote areas in New South Wales Academic paper

174.8KB

Monck, Ruth

Pina Palya, Pina Kulilku (good ears, good learning)

173.7KB

Mooney, Gavin

Citizens’ juries: a citizens’ revolution in rural health

111.5KB

Morgan, Lee

HeartKids: regional and remote support for children with childhood heart disease and their carers

131.2KB

Morgan, Methuen

Rural people’s responses to environmental stress

121KB

Munzel, Anne

An AMS and a Division collaborating on chronic disease management

102kb

Nahow, Merrian-Jo

Garden Tucker Program

181KB

Nancarrow, Hannah

Breast cancer—knowledge and skills to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women

134KB

Neville, Graham

Ongoing support for rural heart patients

126KB

Newton-John, Randal

MensLine Australia: improving access to support for Australian men

123KB

Nichols, Cherie

Mobile low-care nursing home in the bush

166.2KB

Nodwell, Joanne

A partnership arrangement for the provision of therapy services for people with disabilities living in rural and remote Western Australia

125.1KB

Nott, Shannon

The future health workforce: what is it going to take to get them out bush?

111kb

Nys, Helen

The Disabilities Services Commission’s remote area strategy in Western Australia

94kb

Odgers, Jade

Development of a regional palliative care nurse practitioner service

102kb

Oliver, Mary

A state-of-the art learning environment in palliative care is proving useful for rural health professionals Academic paper

299.2KB

Orpin, Peter

The broker: bridging the gap between the bureaucratic and the local in supporting older rural people

117.2KB

Panel Session

The Key Themes - Q and A session with, Judith Adams, Tom Calma, Colleen Hayward, Mike Daube, Sandra Dunn

171.63KB

Patuzzi, Rob

The Libby Harricks Memorial Oration

197KB

Pearce, Chris

Personally controlled electronic health record demonstrator

90kb

Pearse, Jim

Demographic and utilisation changes for rural and remote populations—subacute admitted care Academic paper

354.9KB

Peek, Karla

Staying healthy: how farmers and fishers maintain good health in difficult times Academic paper

172.1KB

Penberthy, Dianne

Rural Health Outreach Program—Hastings Council and North Coast Area Health Service (renamed Mid North Coast Health Network January 2011)

168.9KB

Perlgut, Don

Indigenous health communication: the ‘Strong’ series

102kb

Petterson, Anna

Men in the kitchen: distress, anxiety and depression. Evidence from three bereavement programs for men

106kb

Porter, Kelli

Meeting the business support needs of rural and remote general practice

130KB

Poyser, Jackie

A multidisciplinary computer literacy program for rural and remote clinicians

106kb

Preece, Jenny

NSW rural and remote nursing grand rounds via videoconference

119kb

Prince, Sam

Eradicating scabies in the Asia-Pacific

118.4KB

Pulsford, Rob

Linking service reform with infrastructure upgrades in rural health services

98kb

Rae, Kym

Gomeroi gaaynggal: a creative start to health, a healthy start to life

102KB

Reid, Mary

The tyranny of distance? Carers in regional and remote areas of Australia

109KB

Renton, Desley

Engaging rural communities to produce a sustainable decision

136.4KB

Rich, Jane

Narratives from women in drought

87.9KB

Riley, Francine

The Health Careers in the Bush program—encouraging Queensland's rural and remote secondary students to pursue careers in health

152.1KB

Roberts, Chris

‘I got to experience … so much!’ Multi-university work-based learning in far west New South Wales

102KB

Roxon, The Hon Nicola

Closing address

147KB

Russell, Deborah

Rural health workforce retention: strengthening the evidence base

173.9KB

Russell, Elizabeth

Is foetal alcohol spectrum disorder a rural and remote issue? A mother’s perspective

157.8KB

Sagar, Richard

Food relief for the needy in rural and remote Northern Territory Academic paper

212.7KB

Setchell, John

RFDS primary mental health care in Central Australia

112.6KB

Shearing, Gavin

EcoNomics™ assessment of essential services provision for remote communities 

344KB

Sheedy, Amanda

From public participation to social movements: engaging citizens in policy development in Canada

158.5KB

Silburn, Kate

‘Unlocking value’: corporate support models and Indigenous primary health care services

202.7KB

Simmons, Bruce

The not so good, the bad, and the quite ugly: an oral health policy vacuum in rural and remote Australia

98kb

Slack-Smith, Linda

Parent perceptions—oral health for rural children with intellectual disability

136.4KB

Smith, Beth

When reform becomes the norm: celebrating a culture of learning in one Tasmanian rural site

151.5KB

Smith, Janie

Interprofessional learning—what is it and why is it important in a health reform environment?

164.9KB

Smith, Tony

The Combined Allied Health Workforce Study: filling the knowledge gap

106KB

Snowball, Kim

Opening Remarks

109KB

Spencer, Judith

Celebrating multidisciplinary practice and learning: three years’ evaluation of an undergraduate interprofessional rural health education pilot Academic paper

195.7KB

Stacey, Gordon

Opening Remarks

88KB

Stephenson, Amy

Ten top reasons to support more rural placements for students

90KB

Stokes, Annette

Western Desert Kidney Health Project

88.7KB

Stothers, Kylie

Working for improved Indigenous health through allied health

99.1KB

Strang, Fiona

A coordinated approach to GP recruitment and retention

191KB

Struber, Janet

Partnering with technology Academic paper

166.2KB

Suddert, Lisa

Remote Area Health Corps uses innovative methods to attract and retain health professionals for remote Indigenous health work

93.3KB

Sutherland, Alisa

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander continence training in rural and remote Australia

268.8KB

Taylor, Judy

Communities as allies in primary prevention in rural and remote Australia

92.4KB

Taylor, Judy

Understanding rural and remote health: what do the experts think?

102kb

Taylor, Kate

Issues in rural Aboriginal heart health: results from a mixed method study in
Western Australia

97KB

Taylor, Suzanne

Keeler healing—helping an Aboriginal community heal themselves

102.5KB

Templeman, David

Making certain Alcohol and Other Drugs Non-Government Organisations are involved in the National Primary Healthcare Reform Agenda

119kb

Tham, Rachel

Developing oral health teams in rural Australian residential aged care services

170.9KB

Tolhurst, Nicholas

A new team for rural mental health promotion—linking sports clubs and local services

185.4KB

Townsend-Stahre, Judith

Incorporating oral health into primary health care—a productive partnership

138.8KB

Treble, Dianne

Connecting rural and remote women through online social media

173.7KB

Vasquez, Annabel

‘Dad was alone in his head’—National Relay Service telephone solutions for people with a hearing impairment

94.7KB

Wakerman, John

Measuring and improving health workforce retention in rural and remote Australia

91KB

Walker, Judith

Ten years on: a decade of innovation and developments in rural health through the rural clinical schools program

111kb

Wall, Teresa

Reducing health inequalities for Maori

133.5KB

Wallis, Dee

Mobile women’s health services in rural and remote communities in Queensland

106kb

Wardleworth, Laura

Reducing social isolation through creative writing

129KB

Warren, Kate

Shaping the LIFE program: adaptation of the Stanford Chronic Disease Self-Management Program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities

98kb

Watt, Sarah

Quality Use of Pathology Consumer Consultation Project

260.2KB

Watts, Lisa

‘When they give you the nod, they give you the confidence’—Indigenous medical students’ perceptions of the Pre-Medicine Program Academic paper

135.4KB

Wearne, Jeff

Cost and policy issues of patient assisted travel

121.3KB

Weatherall, Loretta

Unfurling our spirits (hands)

 

West, Gabrielle

Providing excellence in primary health care across Western Australia

308KB

Williams, Robert

The roadmap to mental health reform

94kb

Winiata, Amanda

The strength of a network—creating opportunities for consumer engagement

170.5KB

Yore, Daniel

Australian Government policy approaches to equity in early childhood

320.9KB

Young, Michelle

Rural and remote food security: multiple determinants

186.5KB

Young, Rosemary

Hanging on by our fingernails: providing culturally sensitive, high-quality residential aged care in remote areas

113.3KB

Yungabun, Harry

The Lililwan Project: a remote Australian Aboriginal community overcomes its biggest challenge

118KB