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Biography

Dr Helen Hall is a senior lecturer, registered nurse and midwife. She has research and clinical experience spanning 30 years in a variety of hospital and community based settings. Helen has been involved with the education of midwives for the past ten years and is currently the Head of Nursing and Midwifery at the Peninsula campus.

Helen holds a PhD and a Masters in Midwifery (both from Monash University). Her research interests revolve around her work in maternity care with a focus on the use of integrative medical approaches. Helen holds a research fellowship with the Australian Research Centre in Complementary and Integrative Medicine (ARCCIM). Helen is particularly committed to education and research that improves the health outcomes of vulnerable populations.

Research Interests

Helen is interested in working with researchers and students with a qualitative or mixed methods approach in any area of women's health or integrative medicine.

Supervision Accreditation 

  • Level 1 accreditation

Teaching

Semester 1

  • MID2010 - Being with birthing women

Semester 2

  • MID1000- Introduction to midwifery

Professional Affiliations

  • Australian College of Midwives(ACM)
  • MIDAC (Midwifery Academics; Victoria)
  • Australian College of Nurses

External positions

Adjunct appointment: College of Health and Biomedicine, Victoria University

27 Dec 2014 → …

Research Fellow, Australian Research Centre for Complementary and Integrative Medicine (ARCCIM)

1 Oct 2014 → …

Research area keywords

  • Complementary medicine
  • Women's Health
  • Midwifery
  • Nursing
  • Mindfulness
  • Breastfeeding
  • Refugee Health

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Projects 2010 2019

Research Output 2008 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

Bereaved parents’ experiences of the police in the paediatric intensive care unit

Butler, A. E., Hall, H. & Copnell, B., Jan 2019, In : Australian Critical Care. 32, 1, p. 40-45 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Filling the gaps in contemporary maternity care: The perceptions of complementary medicine practitioners providing care to women during pregnancy

Steel, A., Hall, H., Diezel, H., Wardle, J. & Adams, J., 1 Feb 2019, In : Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice. 34, p. 174-178 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Maternity care providers and complementary and integrative medicine

Steel, A., Aiyepola, A., Frawley, J. & Hall, H., 2019, Women’s Health and Complementary and Integrative Medicine. Adams, J., Steel, A., Broom, A. & Frawley, J. (eds.). Routledge, p. 128-141 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Otherpeer-review

Medication adherence among people of Indian ethnicity living with chronic disease following migration to Australia

Singh, C., Crawford, K., Willey, S., Hall, H., Harder, K., Plummer, V. & Williams, A., 19 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Collegian. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Midwives’ role in the provision of maternal and childhood immunisation information

Frawley, J. E., McKenzie, K., Cummins, A., Sinclair, L., Wardle, J. & Hall, H., 8 Mar 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Women and Birth. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Prizes

Midwifery and medical students’ knowledge, self-efficacy and satisfaction following simulation of inter-professional management of primary postpartum haemorrhage

Gayle McLelland (Recipient), Helen Hall (Recipient), Virginia Margaret Plummer (Recipient), Samantha Jane Dix (Recipient), Anne Therese Tremayne (Recipient), Arunaz Kumar (Recipient), Christine East (Recipient), B Carr (Recipient), Heather Buttigieg (Recipient) & Shakyalal Vidhura Fernando (Recipient), 7 Jun 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

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Activities 2007 2019

International Congress for Complementary & Integrative Medicine Research (ICCMR), Brisbane, 2019

Helen Hall (Member of programme committee)
2019 → …

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesContribution to conference

World Congress on Public Health 2017

Helen Hall (Speaker)
3 Apr 20177 Apr 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesContribution to conference

Massage and Myotherapy Australia (MMA). Towards Excellence. 2017 National Conference.

Helen Hall (Keynote/plenary speaker)
27 May 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesContribution to conference

31st International Confederation of Midwives (ICM) Triennial Congress, Toronto, Canada,

Helen Hall (Speaker)
20 Jun 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesContribution to conference

Collegian (Journal)

Helen Hall (Associate editor)
2016 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial responsibility