Jackie is an experienced public health and health services researcher having worked in the areas of oral health, intensive care and health workforce in Australia. She is now working in the Health Services and Policy Research Group where she manages the TRECA Study. This study is investigating whether multimedia interventions (MMIs) can improve the quality of decision making about participation in healthcare trials involving children and adolescents.
Member of the Making The Difference Committee
Jackie is currently working on the following projects:
Jackie is able to supervise Masters projects and has a broad interest in health services research. Specific areas of interest include the prevalence and severity of dental conditions in priority populations; preventive health care (particularly for dental conditions); aligning policy and practice; and factors affecting trial recruitment and retention.
Preferred approaches for Masters projects are systematic reviews or other forms of literature reviews such as scoping reviews.