Profiles And Contributions To This Article

Education to improve cancer care in rural South Australia

Elizabeth  Hoon

Elizabeth Hoon

qualifications: PhD

contribution: original concept, designed the project, literature review, collected data, wrote the first draft

position: Academic

As a Research Fellow at the Centre for Regional Engagement (University of South Australia) I work in the area of rural sociology. I have a particular research interest in contemporary social/cultural theories of gender and class and how these might be used to explore the lives of rural people. Through work with the Spencer Gulf Rural Health School (a joint initiative between University of Adelaide and the University of South Australia) I am developing a research focus on the connections between rural health service delivery and social, cultural and economic processes tied to the lived experiences of rural people.


Jonathan  Newbury

Jonathan Newbury

qualifications: MD

contribution: original concept, designed the project, supervised data collection, contributed to drafts

position: Professor of Rural Health

Australia

Professor Jonathan Newbury has held the position of Professor of Rural Health at the University of Adelaide since February 2006. His previous academic responsibilities have been the Rural Undergraduate Support and Coordination program (1997 to 2006) and the Rural Clinical School (2002-2006) and he continues in part time general practice at the Investigator Clinic, Port Lincoln. Professor Newbury has undertaken substantial empirically based research, using a variety of quantitative and qualitative methodologies. His MD thesis was a randomised controlled trial of preventive Health Assessment of the people aged 75 years and over (75+HA). This research work included GP supervision of nurses providing home assessments was the Australian evidence base for the introduction of the Enhanced Primary Care policy and the Medicare item number for 75+HA. Internationally this evidence is included in the latest systematic review and meta-analysis of preventive aged care in primary health care. Professor Newbury's work in rural medical education has been part of the Australian governments Rural Health Strategy. While this is starting to deliver a new rural health workforce this is no longer seen as the only solution to adequate health workforce for rural and indigenous Australia. Hence his future research is directed to models of health service delivery in communities in partnership with Country Health SA. Through the development of these roles Professor Newbury brings an in-depth understanding of the relationships between clinical service delivery of primary health care and primary health care policy, especially in the areas of multi disciplinary practice and training, and workforce planning and training.


Peter  Chapman

Peter Chapman

qualifications: MBBS

contribution: original concept, supplied data, contributed to drafts

position: Chief medical advisor


Joan  Price

Joan Price

contribution: original concept, devised survey tool, supplied data

position: Senior project officer


Register Now
About our regions
News & Events

The point prevalence of respiratory syncytial virus in hospital and community-based studies in children from Northern Australia
article

Organophosphate exposure and the chronic effects on farmers
article

Health professionals’ perspectives on providing care to Mexican and Jamaican migrants in Canada’s Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program
article

36th Annual Emergency Medicine for Rural Hospitals
web link

Rural Emergency Medicine Forum 2020
web link

ADAN20 – 14th Aboriginal Drug and Alcohol Network (ADAN) Symposium
web link

WA Rural Health Conference 2020
web link

Rural Innovations Changing Healthcare 2020
web link

Tasmanian Rural Health Conference
web link

2020 WONCA World Rural Health Conference
web link

VIII Cumbre Iberoamericana de Medicina Familiar 2020
web link

28th Annual Rural and Remote Medicine Course
web link

WONCA Asia Pacific Region Conference 2020
web link

WONCA Asia Pacific Regional Conference 2020
web link

2020 Rural Womens Health Forum
web link

Victorian Rural Health Conference 2020
web link

6th Nordic Conference for Rural Research: Rural Truths
web link

Rural Medical Education Conference
web link

NRHA Annual Rural Health Conference
web link

Indigenous Health Conference
web link

7th Rural and Remote Health Scientific Symposium
web link

BC Rural Health Conference 2020
web link

Rural Doctors Association of Queensland Annual Conference
web link

Aboriginal Mental Health Assessment and Suicide Prevention Workshop
web link

WONCA Europe Region Conference 2020
web link

CICM 2020 Rural and Regional Conference
web link

5th International Closing the Gap Indigenous Health Conference
web link

2020 2nd Annual Native American and Rural Emergency Medicine Conference
web link

SARRAH 2020 National Rural and Remote Allied Health Conference
web link

Rural Health Clinic Conference
web link

38th CRANAplus Annual Conference
web link

RMA2020: Rural Medicine Australia
web link

3rd Australasian Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Conference
web link

WONCA World Conference 2020
web link

Connect with us
Facebook
Twitter
Linkedin
Email