Rhian Parker has expertise in women's health particularly focussing on tow areas: cosmetic surgery and family violence. Rhian's PhD was on cosmetic surgery looking at motivation, communication and risk.
She subsequently wrote a book from her thesis. Rhian now works in the area of family violence where she convenes the Melbourne Alliance to End ViolencE against women and their children (MAEVE). The alliance is a cross disciplinary group across the university which works towards research and action to end violence against women and children. MAEVE is partnered with the Safer Families Centre of Research Excellence. MAEVE also works with a group of women survivors of family and sexual violence to focus on research priorities identified by survivors.
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Improved Chlamydia Contact Tracing By Optimising Cost-Effective And Sustainable Supports
'Catching chlamydia': combining cash incentives and community pharmacy access for increase..
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'Catching chlamydia': combining cash incentives and community pharmacy access for increased chlamydia screening, the view of young people
Rhian M Parker, Allison Bell, Marian J Currie, Louise S Deeks, Gabrielle Cooper, Sarah J Martin, Rendry Del Rosario, Jane S Hocking, Francis J Bowden
Journal article | 2015 | Australian Journal of Primary Health
Nurse practitioners in aged care: documentary analysis of successful project proposals.
Shannon J Clark, Rhian M Parker, Rachel Davey
Journal article | 2014 | Qualitative Health Research
Meeting the primary health care needs of an aging population is an increasing challenge for many Western nations. In Australia, th..
Can pharmacy assistants play a greater role in public health programs in community pharmacies? Lessons from a chlamydia screening study in Canberra, Australia
Louise S Deeks, Gabrielle M Cooper, Marian J Currie, Sarah J Martin, Rhian M Parker, Rendry Del Rosario, Jane S Hocking, Francis J Bowden
Journal article | 2014 | Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy
Practice nursing in Australia: A review of education and career pathways.
Rhian M Parker, Helen M Keleher, Karen Francis, Omar Abdulwadud
Journal article | 2009 | BMC Nursing
BACKGROUND: Nurses in Australia are often not educated in their pre registration years to meet the needs of primary care. Careers ..
Take the sex out of STI screening! Views of young women on implementing chlamydia screening in General Practice.
Natasha L Pavlin, Rhian Parker, Christopher K Fairley, Jane M Gunn, Jane Hocking
Journal article | 2008 | BMC infectious diseases
BACKGROUND: Australia is developing a chlamydia screening program. This study aimed to determine the attitudes of young women to t..
Addiction medicine--training for general practice registrars.
Carreen Jansen, Paul Grinzi, Benny Monheit, Rhian Parker
Journal article | 2005 | Australian Family Physician
INTRODUCTION: Illicit drug use is a significant problem within Australia. However, GPs are reluctant to treat these problems due t..
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Master of Professional Education and Training
Master of Science
Bachelor of Science (honours)