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Dr Licqurish is a Senior Project Manager at the Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation and Adjunct Senior Research Fellow in the School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine at Monash University. She has a Bachelor of Nursing and Graduate Diploma of Midwifery and PhD.

Dr Licqurish's research focus is improving quality of care, or service provision, by applying evidence to design and evaluate fidelity and the possibility of scale-up for evidence-based health interventions using Implementation Science frameworks. Dr Licqurish also has an interest in using Machine Learning causal models Bayesian Intelligence to create applied IT platforms for clinicians to use to predict the individualised risk of haemorrhage during childbirth. She is also experienced in systematic reviews and evidence synthesis. 

Current research areas

  • Primary postpartum haemorrhage
  • Diabetes in women with a history of gestational diabetes
  • Interventions to prevent adverse outcomes for childbearing and postpartum women
  • Interventions to prevent adverse outcomes in primary care
  • Communication to identify unmet needs for cancer patients post-diagnosis
  • Grief and bereavement for families experiencing perinatal loss

Research methods

  • Qualitative methodology
  • Systematic reviews
  • Implementation Science
  • Risk prediction and modelling
  • Machine learning/Artificial intelligence modelling
  • Digital health

Research higher degree student projects

  • Development of guidelines for managing hypertension in pregnancy in primary care settings in Indonesia
  • Truth-telling and disclosure of serious illness in Paediatric patients
  • Development and implementation of a postpartum haemorrhage risk prediction model
  • Evaluating professional bereavement photography for families experiencing stillbirth or neonatal death
  • Implementing a prognostic model to reduce PPH in hospital settings
  • Examining attitudes and knowledge about pre-eclampsia in Saudi Arabia

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):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Research area keywords

  • Palliative Care
  • End of Life Care
  • Implementation science
  • Midwifery
  • Perinatal care
  • Postpartum haemorrhage
  • Health Services Research
  • Qualitative methodology
  • Cancer care
  • Systematic reviews
  • Machine Learning
  • Risk Models

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