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Harris-Roxas B. The Impact and Effectiveness of Equity Focused Health Impact Assessment in Health Service Planning, PhD Thesis (Public Health), School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales: Sydney, 2014. PDF (3.5Mb)  EPUB (910Kb)  MOBI (1.2 Mb)

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Community Health workers Extending Care in the Community (CHECC). GNT1196912, $2,223,952 (Category 1), issued 2024 2021. Cite Download
Does equity focused health impact assessment result in fairer health policy? GNT0510411, $66,771 (Category 1), issued 2024 2021. Cite
Heywood, Anita, and Ben Harris-Roxas. “‘Online Discussions with Classmates Are Fruitful’: Fostering Postgraduate Collaborative Learning Using an Assessable Asynchronous Peer-Led Discussion Forum.” Sydney, 2020. Cite Download
Sitas, Frederic, Ben Harris-Roxas, Debbie Bradshaw, and Alan D Lopez. “Smoking and Epidemics of Respiratory Infections.” Bulletin of the World Health Organization online first (ID: BLT.20.273052) (November 6, 2020). https://www.who.int/bulletin/online_first/BLT.20.273052.pdf. Cite Download
Harris-Roxas, B, L Woodland, J Corcoran, J Lloyd, M Harris, R Kearns, and I Hasan. “‘Agreeing Machines Instead of Thinking Machines’: Exploring the Potential Equity Implications of the Use of Machine Translation and Neural Networks in Health and Social Services [Invited Seminar].” Flinders Medical Research Institute, September 23, 2020. Cite Download Download
Haigh, F., B. Harris-Roxas, and E. de Leeuw. “Understanding Vulnerability in the Context of Climate Change – a Health Impact Assessment Framework.” In European Journal of Public Health, 30:S5 ckaa165.513. Rome, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckaa165.513. Cite Download
Kim, J., E. de Leeuw, B. Harris-Roxas, and P. Sainsbury. “The Three Paradigms on Urban Health.” In European Journal of Public Health, 30:S5 ckaa166.155. Rome, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurpub/ckaa166.155. Cite Download
Kearns, Rachael, Ben Harris-Roxas, Julie McDonald, Hyun Jung Song, Sarah Dennis, and Mark Harris. “Implementing the Patient Activation Measure (PAM) in Clinical Settings for Patients with Chronic Conditions: A Scoping Review.” Integrated Healthcare Journal 2, no. 1 (July 1, 2020): e000032. https://doi.org/10.1136/ihj-2019-000032. Cite Download
Winkler, Mirko S., Peter Furu, Francesca Viliani, Ben Cave, Mark Divall, Geetha Ramesh, Ben Harris-Roxas, and Astrid M. Knoblauch. “Current Global Health Impact Assessment Practice.” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 17, no. 9 (April 25, 2020): 2988. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17092988. Cite Download
Kirby, S, K Edwards, S Yu, K van Gool, G Powell‐Davies, B Harris-Roxas, E Gresham, M Harris, and J Hall. “Improving Outcomes for Marginalised Rural Families through a Care Navigator Program.” Health Promotion Journal of Australia in press, no. in press (April 20, 2020). https://doi.org/10.1002/hpja.348. Cite Download
Reeders, Daniel, Kathryn Snow, Trent Yarwood, and Ben Harris-Roxas. “So You Want to Wear a Mask in Public? Here Are Three Things You Might Consider First.” Inside Story (blog), April 7, 2020. https://insidestory.org.au/so-you-want-to-wear-a-mask-in-public/. Cite Download
Yarwood, Trent, Ben Harris-Roxas, Daniel Reeders, and Kathryn Snow. “Coronavirus Claims Checked by Experts.” The Conversation (blog), March 18, 2020. http://theconversation.com/can-coronavirus-spread-through-food-can-anti-inflammatories-like-ibuprofen-make-it-worse-coronavirus-claims-checked-by-experts-133911. Cite
Karezi, Dalya, Nouhad El Haddad, Klara Giourgas, Lilian Chan, Lisa Woodland, and Ben Harris-Roxas. “Shisha No Thanks! Raising the Awareness of the Harms of Waterpipe Smoking in Young People from Arabic Speaking Backgrounds (Final Report).” Sydney: South Eastern Sydney Local Health District, January 10, 2020. https://cphce.unsw.edu.au/research/evaluation-raising-awareness-harms-waterpipe-use-project. Cite Download
Nichols, T, R Calder, M Morgan, S Lawn, A Beauchamp, A Trezona, O Byambasuren, et al. “Self-Care for Health: A National Policy Blueprint.” Policy Paper. Melbourne: Mitchell Institute, Victoria University, January 10, 2020. Cite Download
Woodland, L, A Smith, and B Harris-Roxas. “Increasing Participation of People from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) Backgrounds in Research.” Sydney: Centre for Oncology Education & Research Translation (CONCERT), Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research, NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service, and the South Eastern Sydney Research Collaboration Hub (SEaRCH), 2020. https://cphce.unsw.edu.au/news-events/events/2020/09/increasing-participation-people-cald-backgrounds-research. Cite Download
Barr, M, AYM Kabir, L Woodland, G Webster, and B Harris-Roxas. “Characteristics and Outcomes Associated with Carers in Central and Eastern Sydney Aged 45 Years and Over.” Sydney: UNSW Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, 2020. https://cphce.unsw.edu.au/sites/default/files/publication_related_files/Characteristics%20and%20outcomes%20for%20Carers%20in%20CES%20-%20Analaysis%20of%20PACH%20data.pdf. Cite Download Download
Barr, Margo Linn, Heidi Welberry, John Hall, Elizabeth J. Comino, Elizabeth Harris, Ben F. Harris-Roxas, Tony Jackson, Debra Donnelly, and Mark Fort Harris. “General Practitioner Follow-up after Hospitalisation in Central and Eastern Sydney, Australia: Access and Impact on Health Services.” Australian Health Review, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1071/AH19285. Cite Download
Harris-Roxas, Ben. “Quality in General Practice: An Australian Perspective [Invited Keynote].” Shanghai, 2019. Cite Download
Welberry, Heidi, Margo Linn Barr, Elizabeth J. Comino, Ben F. Harris-Roxas, Elizabeth Harris, Shona Dutton, Tony Jackson, Debra Donnelly, and Mark Fort Harris. “Do General Practice Management and/or Team Care Arrangements Reduce Avoidable Hospitalisations in Central and Eastern Sydney, Australia?” BMC Health Services Research 19, no. 1 (November 7, 2019): 811. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-019-4663-3. Cite Download
Dragoje, Vesna, Ben Harris-Roxas, Lisa Woodland, Joanne Corcoran, Jane Lloyd, Mark Harris, Rachael Kearns, and Iqbal Hasan. “Use of Translation Apps and Websites in the Health Care Setting.” Hobart, 2019. Cite Download
Harris-Roxas, B, L Woodland, J Corcoran, J Lloyd, M Harris, R Kearns, and I Hasan. “It’s Already Happening: Use of Translation Apps and Websites in Health Care Settings: Results of a Study across Five NSW Local Health Districts [Plenary].” Sydney, 2019. Cite Download
Harris-Roxas, Ben, Gurdive Webster, and Lisa Woodland. “‘I’m Beginning to Realise That I Am Doing It Tough’: A Qualitative Study Exploring the Information Needs of New Carers.” Sydney: South Eastern Sydney Local Health District, 2019. Cite Download
Harris-Roxas, Ben. “A Neural Network Defines Health As...” Harris-Roxas Health (blog), July 20, 2019. http://harrisroxashealth.com/2019/07/a-neural-network-defines-health-as/. Cite
Harris-Roxas, B, L Woodland, J Corcoran, J Lloyd, M Harris, R Kearns, and I Hasan. “Use of Translation Apps and Websites in Health Care Settings: Results of a Survey across Five NSW Local Health Districts.” Adelaide, 2019. Cite Download
Harper, J, B Harris-Roxas, L Woodland, and G Webster. “Who Cares? Exploring Qualitative Recruitment Methods with a Hard to Reach Carer Group.” Brisbane, 2019. https://www.ualberta.ca/international-institute-for-qualitative-methodology/conferences-workshops-and-events/qualitative-methods-conference/index.html. Cite Download
Liaw, S-T, S Ansari, J Jonnagaddala, P Narasimhan, MM Ashraf, B Harris-Roxas, and M Harris. “Use of MHealth to Promote Healthy Ageing and Support Delivery of Age-Friendly Health and Long-Term Care Services: A Systematic Review Commissioned by WHO Western Pacific Regional Office.” Sydney: University of New South Wales, March 26, 2019. Cite Download
Barr, Margo Linn, Heidi Welberry, Elizabeth J. Comino, Ben F. Harris-Roxas, Elizabeth Harris, Jane Lloyd, Sarah Whitney, Claire O’Connor, John Hall, and Mark Fort Harris. “Understanding the Use and Impact of Allied Health Services for People with Chronic Health Conditions in Central and Eastern Sydney, Australia: A Five-Year Longitudinal Analysis.” Primary Health Care Research & Development 20 (ed 2019). https://doi.org/10.1017/S146342361900077X. Cite Download
Central and Eastern Sydney Primary and Community Health Data Linkage Project. $799,932 (Category 2), issued 2021 2019. Cite
Harris-Roxas, B, and J Harper. “Carers Information Technology Project: Exploring the Information Needs and Technology Preferences of New Carers in New South Wales.” Sydney: South Eastern Sydney Research Collaboration Hub (SEaRCH), University of New South Wales, 2019. https://cphce.unsw.edu.au/research/health-system-integration-and-primary-health-care-development/carers-and-technology. Cite Download
Harris, M, K Fatema, C Spooner, B Harris-Roxas, A Mahimbo, M Barr, and F Sitas. “Review of Effectiveness of Certain Healthy Lifestyle Interventions to Reduce Alcohol Consumption, Increase Levels of Physical Activity and Healthy Eating and Reduce Overweight and Obesity (2014-2019): An Evidence Check Rapid Review Brokered by the Sax Institute for the Cancer Institute NSW.” Sydney: Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, 2019. Cite Download
Harris-Roxas, B, S Parker, C Phelan, R Byun, M Barr, A Kabir, and M Harris. “Exploring the Utilisation of Publicly-Funded Oral Health Services in South Eastern Sydney Local Health District (SESLHD).” Sydney: South Eastern Sydney Research Collaboration Hub (SEaRCH), UNSW Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, 2019. Cite Download
Faruqi, Nighat, Louise Thomas, Sharon Parker, Ben Harris-Roxas, Jane Taggart, Catherine Spooner, Vincent Wong, and Mark Harris. “Primary Health Care Provider–Focused Interventions for Improving Outcomes for People with Type 2 Diabetes: A Rapid Review.” Public Health Research and Practice 29, no. 4 (2019): e29121903. https://doi.org/10.17061/phrp29121903. Cite Download
Welberry, H, ML Barr, EJ Comino, BF Harris-Roxas, E Harris, and MF Harris. “Increasing Use of General Practice Management and Team Care Arrangements over Time in New South Wales, Australia.” Australian Journal of Primary Health 25, no. 2 (2019): 168–75. https://doi.org/10.1071/py18113. Cite
Rhee, J, A Meller, K Krysinska, P Gonski, V Naganathan, N Zwar, A Hayen, et al. “Advance Care Planning for Patients with Advanced Illnesses Attending Hospital Outpatient Clinics Study: A Study Protocol for a Randomised Controlled Trial.” BMJ Open 9, no. 1 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023107. Cite Download
Kearns, R, K Gardner, M Silveira, L Woodland, M Hua, M Katz, K Takas, J McDonald, and B Harris-Roxas. “Shaping Interventions to Address Waterpipe Smoking in Arabic-Speaking Communities in Sydney, Australia: A Qualitative Study.” BMC Public Health 18, no. 1 (December 2018). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-6270-3. Cite Download
Liaw, T, S Ansari, J Jonnagaddala, P Narasimhan, MM Ashraf, B Harris-Roxas, and MF Harris. “Use of MHealth to Promote Healthy Ageing and Support Delivery of Age-Friendly Health and Long-Term Care Services - A Systematic Review.” Presented at the Primary Health Care Research Information Service (PHCRIS), August 1, 2018. https://phcris.eventsair.com/QuickEventWebsitePortal/phcr18/home/Agenda/AgendaItemDetail?id=a77f7fbe-bbb5-438a-89ad-f56fc99779d6. Cite
Tran, Ahn, B Harris-Roxas, T Chapman, S Dennis, MF Harris, and T Wood. “Using the Patient Activation Measure to Tailor Care and Enhance Self-Management Capacity (Poster).” Melbourne, 2018. Cite Download
Ansari, S, B Harris-Roxas, L Woodland, J Corcoran, J Lloyd, and MF Harris. “Investigating the Use of Translation Apps and Websites in Health Care Settings: Study Protocol (Poster).” Melbourne, 2018. Cite Download
Harris, M, B Harris-Roxas, and A Knight. “Care of Patients with Chronic Disease: Achievements in Australia over the Past Decade.” Medical Journal of Australia 209, no. 2 (July 2018): 55–57. https://doi.org/10.5694/mja18.00333. Cite
Harris-Roxas, Ben, Jane Cipants, Tamsin Anderson, Gaby Carney, and Greg Stewart. “Evaluating Adaptive Local Partnerships for Social and Health Service Integration: Developing a Program Logic for Local Health Justice Partnerships in New South Wales, Australia.” In International Journal of Integrated Care, Vol. 18, 2018. Cite
Wellberry, H, E Comino, M Barr, M Harris, E Harris, and B Harris-Roxas. “Access to Measures of Multidisciplinary/Integrated Care for Participants Attending General Practice and Impact on Health Service Utilisation.” Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, 2018. https://cphce.unsw.edu.au/sites/default/files/uploads/Integrated%20Multidisciplinary%20Care%20Report%20Feb%202018.pdf. Cite Download
Harris-Roxas, B, B Cave, H Dreaves, G Gulis, F Haigh, E Harris, K Hirono, et al. “International Union for Health Promotion and Education Position Paper on Health Impact Assessment.” Paris: International Union for Health Promotion and Education - IUHPE, 2018. Cite Download
Vohra, Salim, Marla Orenstein, Francesca Viliani, Ben Cave, Ben Harris-Roxas, and Filipe Silva. “Environmental Assessment and Health Impact Assessment.” In Oxford Textbook of Nature and Public Health: The Role of Nature in Improving the Health of a Population, edited by Matilda van den Bosch and William Bird. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. Cite Download
Harris-Roxas, BF. “Embedding Knowledge Translation in a Research Centre [Invited Keynote],” 2017. http://researchimpactsummit.com. Cite
Harris-Roxas, B, and M O’Mullane. “Health Impact Assessment for Health Promotion, Education and Learning.” Global Health Promotion 24, no. 2 (June 2017): 3–4. https://doi.org/10.1177/1757975917704614. Cite Download
Harris-Roxas, B, and M O’Mullane. “L’évaluation d’impact sur la santé pour la promotion de la santé, l’éducation pour la santé et l’apprentissage.” Global Health Promotion 24, no. 2 (June 2017): 53–54. https://doi.org/10.1177/1757975917712410. Cite Download
Harris-Roxas, BF, E de Leeuw, S Duckett, B Jalaludin, S Mazumdar, S Zapart, and J Silk. “Understanding Hotspots of Health Disadvantage: Challenges and Opportunities [Workshop].” Melbourne, 2017. http://www.wcph2017.com/. Cite Download
Zapart, S, J Silk, BF Harris-Roxas, and E de Leeuw. “Locational Disadvantage: Program Logic.” Sydney: Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, UNSW, March 2017. Cite
Faruqi, N, L Thomas, T Findlay, S Parker, B Harris-Roxas, J Taggart, C Spooner, V Wong, and MF Harris. “Diabetes Management in the Community: An Evidence Check Rapid Review Brokered by the Sax Institute for the NSW Agency for Clinical Innovation.” Sydney: Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, February 2017. Cite Download
Jaques, K, I Hasan, B Harris-Roxas, M Harris, and T Liaw. “Review of the SWSPHN After Hours Program and Model Development.” Sydney: Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, UNSW, 2017. Cite

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