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    • Australian academic primary health-care careers: a scoping survey 

      Barton, Christopher Allan; Reeve, Joanne; Adams, Ann; McIntyre, Ellen (CSIRO Publishing, 2015-03-05)
      This study was undertaken to provide a snapshot of the academic primary health-care workforce in Australia and to provide some insight into research capacity in academic primary health care following changes to funding for ...
    • The contribution of Primary Health Care Research, Evaluation and Development-supported research to primary health care policy and practice 

      Brown, Lynsey; McIntyre, Ellen (2012)
      The importance of primary health care (PHC) research is well understood yet conducting this research can be challenging. Barriers include a lack of funding, support and opportunity. In 2000 the Australian government ...
    • Evaluation of the Researcher Development Program (RDP) of the Primary Health Care Research, Evaluation and Development (PHCRED) Strategy: The Fellows’ perspective 

      McIntyre, Ellen; Brun, Lyn; Cameron, Helen; Lyle, David (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2010)
      This study examines the extent to which the Researcher Development Program (RDP) has impacted on knowledge, attitudes and practice in relation to research and to develop a profile of RDP participants. RDP fellows (appointed ...
    • Facilitating access to evidence: Primary Health Care Search Filter 

      Brown, Lynsey; Carne, Amanda; Bywood, Petra Teresia; McIntyre, Ellen; Damarell, Raechel; Tieman, Jennifer; Lawrence, Mikaela (2014)
      Background: The evidence base developed by, and relevant to, primary health care (PHC) is rapidly increasing. With the wealth of literature available, searchers trying to find PHC-specific citations can feel overwhelmed. Objectives: ...
    • Fact Sheet: Collaborative partnerships in research 

      McIntyre, Ellen; Jackson-Bowers, Eleanor; Kalucy, Elizabeth Carment; Beacham, Barbara Denise; Raven, Melissa (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      Collaborative partnerships between researchers, practitioners, decision makers, consumers and community members can strengthen research. They can enhance the relevance of research questions, ensure that the research methods ...
    • Fact Sheet: Conducting effective skill building workshops 

      McIntyre, Ellen; Reibel, Tracy; Aylward, Philip Edmund; Schultz, Denise; Schroeder, Jacque; Lau, Phyllis; Baird, Olivia; Hagger, Christina (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      Workshops that build both research and clinical skills are popular learning events in primary health care. They are cost effective compared with individual training activities and provide a means of connecting the material ...
    • Fact Sheet: Conference works: getting the most out of conferences 

      McIntyre, Ellen; Cornish, Sheri; Hawkins, Fiona; Nisbet, Sarah; Baird, Olivia (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      Conferences provide the opportunity to keep up with new developments, present ideas, meet people who inspire you to think or work differently, foster communication and form new relationships (Collins, 2000). In this fact ...
    • Fact Sheet: Design posters for maximum impact 

      Lowcay, Belinda Leigh; McIntyre, Ellen; Lunnay, Belinda Kate; Erny-Albrecht, Katrina (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      Do you want your research or program evidence to effect changes to policy and practice? How can you use posters to communicate your key messages to those who matter? How can you maximise the impact of your poster and/or ...
    • Fact Sheet: Maximising the influence of your research on policy 

      McIntyre, Ellen; Jackson-Bowers, Eleanor; Kalucy, Elizabeth Carment; Hagger, Christina (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      Researchers and policy makers contribute different skills, knowledge and perspectives to the policy making process. Sustained, constructive communication between these groups supports the development of evidence informed ...
    • Fact Sheet: Mentoring matters 

      McIntyre, Ellen; Mills, Jennifer S; Brown, Lynsey (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      Mentoring is a process involving communication and relationships. It is the basis for the informal exchange of knowledge, information and support between a person who has these attributes and a person who needs them. This ...
    • Fact Sheet: Multimedia conference presentations 

      Nisbet, Sarah; Hordacre, Ann-Louise; Keane, Miriam; Lowcay, Belinda Leigh; Magarey, Anne; McIntyre, Ellen; Osman, Elizabeth; Ried, Karin; Drake, Peter; Jackson-Bowers, Eleanor; Brown, Lynsey; Baird, Olivia (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      Designing a great multimedia presentation is an art in itself. We have put together a few guidelines you might like to keep in mind when you are creating your next presentation. You will find the following tips most relevant ...
    • Fact Sheet: Oral presentations: preparation and delivery 

      Nisbet, Sarah; Hordacre, Ann-Louise; Keane, Miriam; Lowcay, Belinda Leigh; Magarey, Anne; Martus, Belinda; McIntyre, Ellen; Osman, Elizabeth; Ried, Karin; Drake, Peter; Jackson-Bowers, Eleanor; Carne, Amanda (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      Presentations can be positive experiences. There are a few things you can do to ease the strain to ensure that your presentation runs smoothly. This resource has been prepared to assist you with the planning and delivery ...
    • Fact Sheet: Primary Health Care Matters 

      Lunnay, Belinda Kate; McIntyre, Ellen; Oliver-Baxter, Jodie (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      This Fact Sheet includes definitions, position statements and suggested reading about primary health care (PHC) as well as outlining the differences between comprehensive and selected PHC. And as a hard copy it can be ...
    • Fact Sheet: Publishing in peer review journals: criteria for success 

      McIntyre, Ellen; Nisbet, Sarah; Magarey, Anne; Keane, Miriam; Roeger, Simon Leigh; Erny-Albrecht, Katrina (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      Publishing in peer review papers facilitates knowledge sharing, thereby enabling individuals and organisations to contribute to the body of evidence on best practice. The following criteria have been developed to increase ...
    • Fact Sheet: Writing great abstracts 

      McIntyre, Ellen; Katterl, Rachel; Anikeeva, Olga; Brown, Lynsey; Raven, Melissa (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service (PHCRIS), 2014)
      An abstract is a short piece of writing that presents the essential elements of a larger work in a powerful manner. If you are having trouble writing them and need guidance, or want to improve your abstracts writing skills ...
    • The feasibility of determining the impact of primary health care research projects using the Payback Framework 

      Kalucy, Elizabeth Carment; Jackson-Bowers, Eleanor; McIntyre, Ellen; Reed, Richard Lewis (BioMed Central Ltd, 2009)
      Background Primary health care research is under pressure to be accountable to funders in terms of benefits for practice and policy. However, methods to assess the impact of primary health care research must be appropriate ...
    • Focus on... Tools for measuring change in chronic disease management in primary care 

      Roach, S; Kalucy, L; McIntyre, Ellen (Primary Health Care Research & Information Service, 2006-07)
      Main Messages: Valid and reliable tools and instruments exist to measure organisational processes relevant to chronic disease management. The tools can be used by GPs, Divisions of General Practice, and other primary ...
    • Fostering a culture of knowledge exchange 

      Hagger, Christina; McIntyre, Ellen; Bywood, Petra Teresia (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2013)
      PHCRIS Research Fellow, Dr Christina Hagger presented at the 2nd Annual NHMRC Research Translation Faculty Symposium on 2 Oct 2013. This presentation titled Fostering a culture of knowledge exchange reports on the partners ...
    • Information scanning – keeping in touch with best practice in breastfeeding 

      McIntyre, Ellen (BioMed Central Ltd, 2006)
      This paper describes some of the methods practitioners can use to scan sources for up-to-date information about best practice in breastfeeding.
    • Knowledge Exchange (KE) to Underpin Implementation 

      Hagger, Christina; Brown, Lynsey; Oliver-Baxter, Jodie; Carne, Amanda; McIntyre, Ellen; Powell-Davies, Gawaine (Primary Health Care Research and Information Service, 2014)
      An implementation agenda is best supported by a widespread culture of knowledge exchange (KE). A KE culture: - Views research as a resource rather than a product - Values real world knowledge as well as research knowledge - ...