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Dr Elizabeth Pritchard is a Research Fellow with the Driving Health study within the Healthy Working Lives Research Group. She has led the qualitative study exploring the factors influencing truck driver health from the perspective of drivers and their family, and the implementaion pilot targeted at managers in the transportation industry, within the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University.
She has been a registered Occupational Therapist specialising in neuro-rehabilitation, and completed her PhD in health sciences through Monash University in 2014 exploring participation in return to daily activities following hospitalisation with older adults.
Previous research roles included; Senior clinician on the RESPOND multi-centre RCT study, Research Lead at Alfred Health Occupational Therapy, Research Fellow on the qualitative study investigating Brain Injury and Family Violence with practitioners in Victoria, and Program Manager on the MyCare Ageing project - Integrating care via a volunteer patient-centred program for hospitalised patients with dementia and/or delirium.
Current research roles also include:
Chief Investigator for the Movember study: Identifying clinician-related barriers to active surveillance for low-risk cancer in Australia and New Zealand;
Chief Investigator for the REDDS2 study: A study of patient and healthcare provider experiences of blood transfusion in myelodysplastic syndromes;
Chief Investigator on the Comcare - National Certificate of Capacity evaluation project.
Dr Pritchard utilises both qualitative and quantitative research methodologies with a passion for health and wellness and providing a voice for those receiving health services.
Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):
Co-founder, WALT Institute
2016 → …
Research area keywords
- Driver Health, Brain injury, dementia, participation, volition, family violence, translation of research into practice.
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A qualitative study exploring patient and healthcare provider experiences of transfusion in myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS): Phase 2 of the REDDS2 trial
5/12/19 → 30/10/22
Identifying clinician-related barriers to active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer in Australia and New Zealand
4/09/19 → 3/09/21
van Vreden, C., Xia, T., Collie, A., Pritchard, E., Newnam, S., Lubman, D. I., de Almeida Neto, A. & Iles, R., Dec 2022, In: BMC Public Health. 22, 13 p., 464.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Research › peer-reviewOpen Access
Acquired Brain Injury in the Context of Family Violence: A Systematic Scoping Review of Incidence, Prevalence, and Contributing FactorsAyton, D., Pritchard, E. & Tsindos, T., Jan 2021, In: Trauma, Violence & Abuse. 22, 1, p. 3-17 15 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Research › peer-review
Palliya Guruge, C., Oviatt, S. L., Delir Haghighi, P. & Pritchard, E., 2021, Proceedings of the 2021 International Conference on Multimodal Interaction. Oviatt, S., Ali Salah, A. & Zhao, G. (eds.). New York NY USA: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), p. 328-340 13 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Conference Paper › Research › peer-review
Driving Health Report 8: Determinants of Australian Truck Driver Physical and Mental Health and Driving Performance: Findings from The Telephone SurveyXia, T., Van Vreden, C., Pritchard, E., Newnam, S., Rajaratnam, S. M. W., Lubman, D., Collie, A., de Almeida, A. & Iles, R., Aug 2021, Melbourne Vic Australia: Monash University. 61 p.
Research output: Book/Report › Other Report › ResearchOpen AccessFile
Patient-Reported Outcome Measures to Inform Care of People with Dementia - A Systematic Scoping ReviewAyton, D. R., Gardam, M., Pritchard, E., Ruseckaite, R., Ryan, J., Robinson, S., Brodaty, H., Ward, S. A. & Ahern, S., Aug 2021, In: The Gerontologist. 61, 5, p. e185-e194 10 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Review Article › Research › peer-review
- 3 Contribution to conference
18 Jun 2014 → 21 Jun 2014
Activity: Participating in or organising an event types › Contribution to conference