IHMRI affiliation

Theme:Chronic conditions and lifestyle

Research focus

  • Primary health care
  • Undergraduate nursing clinical placements
  • Qualitative and mixed methods research

Publications and funding


  • Health Impacts Research Cluster, 2018 –
  • Australasian Association for Academic Primary Care,  2017 –
  • Australian College of Nursing, 2017 –
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honour Society of Nursing Vice President UOW 2017 –
  • Australian Primary Health Care Nursing Association, 2014 –

IHMRI research team

PhD candidates

Sharon James (co-supervised with Professor Elizabeth Halcomb) How do registered nurses in Australian primary care deliver and perceive lifestyle risk communication
Catherine Steven (co-supervised with Professor Elizabeth Halcomb) Impress: An RCT of a nurse-led hypertension intervention in Australian general practice
Kaara Calma (co-supervised with Professor Elizabeth Halcomb) Understanding students' perceptions of careers in PHC