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Authored Book - Research

Barnett, R., Moon, G., Pearce, J., Thompson, L., & Twigg, L. (2016). Smoking geographies: Space, place and tobacco. Wiley-Blackwell.

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Authored Book - Other

Sheerin, I. (2014). The feel of the steel (Kindle ed.). Amazon Digital Services, 267p. Retrieved from http://www.amazon.com/Ian-Sheerin/e/B00QE1JPB4/ref=ntt_athr_dp_pel_1

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Chapter in Book - Research

Abel, G. (2017). In search of a fair and free society: The regulation of sex work in New Zealand. In E. Ward & G. Wylie (Eds.), Feminism, prostitution and the state: The politics of neo-abolitionism. (pp. 140-154). Abingdon, UK: Routledge.

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Journal - Research Article

Nanayakkara, W. S., Gearry, R. B., Muir, J. G., O'Brien, L., Wilkinson, T. J., Williman, J. A., & Skidmore, P. M. L. (2017). Gastrointestinal symptoms and FODMAP intake of aged-care residents from Christchurch, New Zealand. Nutrients, 9(10), 1083. doi: 10.3390/nu9101083

Aham-Chiabuotu, C. B., & Aja, G. N. (2017). “There is no moral they can teach us”: Adolescents' perspectives on school-based sexuality education in a semiurban, southwestern district in Nigeria. American Journal of Sexuality Education, 12(2), 1-22. doi: 10.1080/15546128.2017.1280442

Wylie, N., Hider, P., Armstrong, D., Srinivasa, S., Rodgers, M., Brown, A., & Koea, J. (2017). The volume, cost and outcomes of pancreatic resection in a regional centre in New Zealand. ANZ Journal of Surgery. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/ans.13984

The Polaris Observatory HCV Collaborators, including Brunton, C. R., & Stedman, C. (2017). Global prevalence and genotype distribution of hepatitis C virus infection in 2015: A modelling study. Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 2(3), 161-176. doi: 10.1016/S2468-1253(16)30181-9

Lennon, D., Anderson, P., Kerdemelidis, M., Farrell, E., Crengle, S., Percival, T., … Stewart, J. (2017). First presentation acute rheumatic fever is preventable in a community setting: A school based intervention. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000001581

Marshall, J. R., Buchwald, P. L., Gandhi, J., Schultz, J. K., Hider, P. N., Frizelle, F. A., & Eglinton, T. W. (2017). Laparoscopic lavage in the management of Hinchey grade III diverticulitis: A systematic review. Annals of Surgery, 265(4), 670-676. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002005

Brinsdon, A., Abel, G., & Desrosiers, J. (2017). "I'm taking control": How people living with HIV/AIDS manage stigma in health interactions. AIDS Care, 29(2), 185-188. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2016.1204420

Abel, G., & Wahab, S. (2017). “Build a friendship with them”: The discourse of “at-risk” as a barrier to relationship building between young people who trade sex and social workers. Child & Family Social Work. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/cfs.12357

Ergler, C. R., Lovell, S., Watkins, A., Milligan, C., Thompson, L., Exeter, D. J., & Kearns, R. (2017). Looking back and moving forward: Health geography in Aotearoa and beyond. New Zealand Geographer. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/nzg.12169

Abel, G., & Thompson, L. (2017). "I don't want to look like an AIDS victim": A New Zealand case study of facial lipoatrophy. Health & Social Care in the Community. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/hsc.12459

Thompson, L., & Coveney, J. (2017). Human vulnerabilities, transgression and pleasure. Critical Public Health. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/09581596.2017.1309356

Jeffery, M., Hickey, B. E., Hider, P. N., & See, A. M. (2016). Follow-up strategies for patients treated for non-metastatic colorectal cancer (Review). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 11, CD00200. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD002200.pub3

MacLachlan, C., Shipton, E. A., & Wells, J. E. (2016). The cold pressor test as a predictor of prolonged postoperative pain: A prospective cohort study. Pain & Therapy, 5, 203-213. doi: 10.1007/s40122-016-0056-z

Desrosiers, J., Wilkinson, T., Abel, G., & Pitama, S. (2016). Curricular initiatives that enhance student knowledge and perceptions of sexual and gender minority groups: A critical interpretive synthesis. Canadian Medical Education Journal, 7(2), e121-e138.

Hider, P., Frampton, C., Theis, J.-C., Wilson, L., & Rothwell, A. (2016). Perioperative mortality in New Zealand related to hip and knee replacement surgery: Comparing administrative and registry data. New Zealand Medical Journal, 129(1432), 33-40. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Khashram, M., Hider, P. N., Williman, J. A., Jones, G. T., & Roake, J. A. (2016). Does the diameter of abdominal aortic aneurysm influence late survival following abdominal aortic aneurysm repair? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Vascular, 24(6), 658-667. doi: 10.1177/1708538116650580

Wahab, S., & Abel, G. (2016). The Prostitution Reform Act (2003) and social work in Aotearoa/New Zealand. Affilia, 31(4), 418-433. doi: 10.1177/0886109916647764

Khashram, M., Williman, J. A., Hider, P. N., Jones, G. T., & Roake, J. A. (2016). Systematic review and meta-analysis of factors influencing survival following abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. European Journal of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery, 51(2), 203-215. doi: 10.1016/j.ejvs.2015.09.007

Thomson, J., Seers, K., Frampton, C., Hider, P., & Moor, S. (2016). Sequential population study of the impact of earthquakes on the emotional and behavioural well-being of 4-year-olds in Canterbury, New Zealand. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health, 52(1), 18-24. doi: 10.1111/jpc.12988

Thompson, L., & Abel, G. (2016). The work of negotiating HIV as a chronic condition: A qualitative analysis. AIDS Care, 28(12), 1571-1576. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2016.1191615

Purcell, R. V., Pearson, J., Frizelle, F. A., & Keenan, J. I. (2016). Comparison of standard, quantitative and digital PCR in the detection of enterotoxigenic Bacteroides fragilis. Scientific Reports, 6, 34554. doi: 10.1038/srep34554

Wylie, N., Hider, P., Armstrong, D., Rajkomar, K., Srinivasa, S., Rodgers, M., … Koea, J. (2016). From scratch: Developing a hepatic resection service for metastatic colorectal cancer. ANZ Journal of Surgery. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/ans.13848

Peek, K. N., Khashram, M., Wells, J. E., & Roake, J. A. (2016). The costs of elective and emergency abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: A comparative single centre study. New Zealand Medical Journal, 129(1433), 55-65. Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Morris, C., Macdonald, L., Stubbe, M., & Dowell, A. (2016). "It's complicated": Talking about gout medicines in primary care consultations: A qualitative study. BMC Family Practice, 17(1), 114. doi: 10.1186/s12875-016-0515-y

Bidwell, S., & Thompson, L. (2015). Place invaders: Identity, place attachment and possum control in the South Island West Coast of New Zealand. New Zealand Geographer, 71(2), 81-90. doi: 10.1111/nzg.12083

Rose, J., Weiser, T. G., Hider, P., Wilson, L., Gruen, R. L., & Bickler, S. W. (2015). Estimated need for surgery worldwide based on prevalence of diseases: A modelling strategy for the WHO Global Health Estimate. Lancet Global Health, 3(Suppl. 2), S13-S20. doi: 10.1016/s2214-109x(15)70087-2

Bidwell, S., & Thompson, L. (2015). GPs, community pharmacists and shifting professional boundaries. New Zealand Medical Journal, 128(1414). Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Bhana, N., Thompson, L., Alchin, J., & Thompson, B. (2015). Patient expectations for chronic pain management. Journal of Primary Health Care, 7(2), 130-136.

Wells, J. E., & McGee, M. A. (2015). Past year alcohol consumption patterns, alcohol problems and alcohol-related diagnoses in the New Zealand Mental Health Survey. Journal of Addiction & Prevention, 3(1), 11. doi: 10.13188/2330-2178.1000019

Whalley, G. A., Pitama, S., Troughton, R. W., Doughty, R. N., Gamble, G. D., Gillies, T., Wells, J. E., Faatoese, A., Huria, T., Richards, M., & Cameron, V. A. (2015). Higher prevalence of left ventricular hypertrophy in two Māori cohorts: Findings from the Hauora Manawa/Community Heart Study. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 39(1), 26-31. doi: 10.1111/1753-6405.12300

Hatzakis, A., Chulanov, V., Gadano, A. C., Bergin, C., Ben-Ari, Z., Mossong, J., … Brunton, C. R., … Stedman, C., … Razavi, H. (2015). The present and future disease burden of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections with today's treatment paradigm: Volume 2. Journal of Viral Hepatitis, 22(Suppl. 1), 26-45. doi: 10.1111/jvh.12351

Saraswat, V., Norris, S., de Kneft, R. J., Sanchez Avila, J. F., Sonderup, M., Zuckerman, E., … Stedman, C., … Brunton, C. R., … Gower, E. (2015). Historical epidemiology of hepatitis C virus (HCV) in select countries: Volume 2. Journal of Viral Hepatitis, 22(Suppl. 1), 6-25. doi: 10.1111/jvh.12350

Gane, E., Kershenobich, D., Seguin-Devaux, C., Kristiansen, P., Aho, I., Dalgard, O., … Brunton, C. R., … Stedman, C., … Estes, C. (2015). Strategies to manage hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection disease burden: Volume 2. Journal of Viral Hepatitis, 22(Suppl. 1), 46-73. doi: 10.1111/jvh.12352

Sheerin, I., Green, T., Sarfati, D., & Cox, B. (2015). Projected costs of colorectal cancer treatment in New Zealand in the absence of population screening. New Zealand Medical Journal, 128(1408). Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Simcock, B., Narayan, K., Drummond, E., Bernshaw, D., Wells, E., & Hicks, R. J. (2015). The role of positron emission tomography/computed tomography in planning radiotherapy in endometrial cancer. International Journal of Gynecological Cancer, 25(4), 645-649. doi: 10.1097/igc.0000000000000393

Thompson, L. (2015). Leaving the stethoscope behind: Public health doctors and identity work. Critical Public Health, 25(1), 89-100. doi: 10.1080/09581596.2014.894241

McKerchar, C., Bowers, S., Heta, C., Signal, L., & Matoe, L. (2015). Enhancing Māori food security using traditional kai. Global Health Promotion, 22(3), 15-24. doi: 10.1177/1757975914543573

Meriluoto, L., Webb, R., Masselot, A., Morrish, S., & Abel, G. (2015). Safety in the New Zealand sex industry. New Zealand Economic Papers, 49(3), 296-317. doi: 10.1080/00779954.2015.1041548

Milne, B. J., Parker, K., McLay, J., von Randow, M., Lay-Yee, R., Hider, P., Cumming, J., & Davis, P. (2015). Primary health care access and ambulatory sensitive hospitalizations in New Zealand. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 38(2), 178-187. doi: 10.1097/jac.0000000000000057

Williams, D., Garbutt, B., & Peters, J. (2015). Core public health functions for New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 128(1418). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

MacLachlan, C., Shipton, E. A., & Wells, J. E. (2015). Perioperative pain correlates and prolonged postoperative pain predictors: Demographic and psychometric questionnaires. Pain & Therapy, 4(1), 119-133. doi: 10.1007/s40122-015-0037-7

Thompson, L., & Bidwell, S. (2015). Space, time, and emotion in the community pharmacy. Health & Place, 34, 251-256. doi: 10.1016/j.healthplace.2015.06.003

Bartholomew, N., Brunton, C., Mitchell, P., Williamson, J., & Gilpin, B. (2014). A waterborne outbreak of campylobacteriosis in the South Island of New Zealand due to a failure to implement a multi-barrier approach. Journal of Water & Health, 12(3), 555-563. doi: 10.2166/wh.2014.155

Glantz, M. D., Medina-Mora, M. E., Petukhova, M., Andrade, L. H., Anthony, J. C., de Girolamo, G., … Wells, J. E., … Kessler, R. C. (2014). Alcohol abuse in developed and developing countries in the World Mental Health Surveys: Socially defined consequences or psychiatric disorder? American Journal on Addictions, 23(2), 145-155. doi: 10.1111/j.1521-0391.2013.12082.x

Sharma, P. V., Eglinton, T., Hider, P., & Frizelle, F. (2014). Systematic review and meta-analysis of the role of routine colonic evaluation after radiologically confirmed acute diverticulitis. Annals of Surgery, 259(2), 263-272. doi: 10.1097/sla.0000000000000294

Foulds, J., Wells, J. E., & Mulder, R. (2014). The association between material living standard and psychological distress: Results from a New Zealand population survey. International Journal of Social Psychiatry, 60(8), 766-771. doi: 10.1177/0020764014521394

Sheerin, I., Bartholomew, N., & Brunton, C. (2014). Estimated community costs of an outbreak of campylobacteriosis resulting from contamination of a public water supply in Darfield, New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1391). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Priest, P., McKenzie, J. E., Audas, R., Poore, M., Brunton, C., & Reeves, L. (2014). Hand sanitiser provision for reducing illness absences in primary school children: A cluster randomised trial. PLoS Medicine, 11(8), e1001700. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001700

Thorpe, A. M., Pearson, J. F., Schluter, P. J., Spittlehouse, J. K., & Joyce, P. R. (2014). Attitudes to aging in midlife are related to health conditions and mood. International Psychogeriatrics, 26(12), 2061-2071. doi: 10.1017/s1041610214001550

Allen, C. L., Hooper, G. J., Oram, B. J., & Wells, J. E. (2014). Does computer-assisted total knee arthroplasty improve the overall component position and patient function? International Orthopaedics, 38(2), 251-257. doi: 10.1007/s00264-013-1996-0

Abel, G. (2014). Sex workers’ utilisation of health services in a decriminalised environment. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1390). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Hider, P., Parker, K., von Randow, M., Milne, B., Lay-Yee, R., & Davis, P. (2014). Can patient safety indicators monitor medical and surgical care at New Zealand public hospitals? New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1405). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Calder, K., Bidwell, S., Brunton, C., & Pink, R. (2014). Evaluation of the Canterbury under-18 seasonal influenza vaccination programme. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1398). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Gane, E., Stedman, C., Brunton, C., Radke, S., Henderson, C., Estes, C., & Razavi, H. (2014). Impact of improved treatment on disease burden of chronic hepatitis C in New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1407). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Andrade, L. H., Alonso, J., Mneimneh, Z., Wells, J. E., Al-Hamzawi, A., Borges, G., … Kessler, R. C. (2014). Barriers to mental health treatment: Results from the WHO World Mental Health surveys. Psychological Medicine, 44(6), 1303-1317. doi: 10.1017/S0033291713001943

Abel, G. M. (2014). A decade of decriminalization: Sex work 'down under' but not underground. Criminology & Criminal Justice, 14(5), 580-592. doi: 10.1177/1748895814523024

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Journal - Research Other

Swinburn, B., Vandevijvere, S., on behalf of submitting health professors, including Hornblow, A., Taylor, B., Drummond, B., Murdoch, D., Mangin, D., Sarfati, D., Sellman, D., Sopoaga, F., Thomson, G., Abel, G., Hoek, J., Connor, J., Krebs, J., Mann, J., McCall, J., Broughton, J., Toop, L., Signal, L., Beckert, L., Farella, M., Baker, M., Keall, M., Skeaff, M., Thomson, M., Wilson, N., Chandler, N., Priest, P., Brunton, P., Crampton, P., Gendall, P., Howden-Chapman, P., Taylor, R., Edwards, R., Gauld, R., McGee, R., Mulder, R., Derrett, S., Hales, S., Pullon, S., & Blakely, T. (2017). Proposed new industry code on unhealthy food marketing to children and young people: Will it make a difference? New Zealand Medical Journal, 130(1450), 94-101. Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Khashram, M., Williman, J. A., Hider, P. N., Jones, G. T., & Roake, J. A. (2017). Management of modifiable vascular risk factors improves late survival following abdominal aortic aneurysm repair? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Annals of Vascular Surgery, 39, 301-311. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2016.07.066

Wells, J. E. (2015). Renal replacement therapy associated with lithium nephrotoxicity in Australia. Medical Journal of Australia, 202(1), 6-7. doi: 10.5694/mja14.01216

Wells, J. E., Cross, N. B., Savage, R. L., Parkin, L., Horsburgh, S., & Richardson, A. K. (2015). Renal replacement therapy associated with lithium nephrotoxicity in New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 128(1425). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

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Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Abstract

Gilligan, C., DuVivier, R., Southgate, E., Outram, S., Zangger, M., Paras, L., & Desrosiers, J. (2017). Attitudes towards sexuality and sexual identities among Australian and New Zealand medical students. Proceedings of the Australian & New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE) Conference. (pp. 32). Retrieved from http://www.anzahpe.org

McKerchar, C., Smith, M., Stanley, J., Barr, M., Chambers, T., Ni Mhurchu, C., & Signal, L. (2017). Confronting the convenience: The role of convenience stores in children's food environments. Proceedings of the 15th World Congress on Public Health. Retrieved from https://wcph2017.entegyapp.com/Page/28/165/26/1459

McKerchar, C. (2017). Why don't they just grow their own vegetables? The role of poverty in nutrition in Aotearoa New Zealand. Nutrients, 9(4). doi: 10.3390/nu9040348

Cho, V., Martin, N., Williman, J., Brunton, C., & Walls, T. (2016). Trends in invasive bacterial disease in New Zealand children: A population based observational study. Proceedings of the Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases New Zealand Branch Annual Scientific Meeting. Retrieved from https://www.asid.net.au/

Miller, A. P., Shrestha, A., Murdoch, D. R., & Desrosiers, J. (2016). A global health classroom (GHCR): Collaborative case-based small-group learning activities between medical student at PAHS Medical School, Nepal and UOC, New Zealand: A pilot study utilising information and communications technology (ICT). Proceedings of the Otago Global Health Institute (OGHI) 9th Annual Conference. (pp. 13). Retrieved from http://dnmeds.otago.ac.nz/departments/psm/research/international_hlth/conference/

Mangin, D., Dowson, C., Mulder, R., Wells, E., Toop, L., Dowell, T., & Arroll, B. (2016). Can't fight this feeling? When and how to stop antidepressants [Invited]. Proceedings of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) Conference for General Practice. Retrieved from http://www.generalpractice.org.nz/gp16

Magner, K., Desrosiers, J., Blunt, I., & Hawken, T. (2016). The role of faith based organizations in preventing and responding to sexual, intimate partner and gender-based violence in conflict settings. Proceedings of the Otago Global Health Institute (OGHI) 9th Annual Conference. (pp. 6). Retrieved from http://dnmeds.otago.ac.nz/departments/psm/research/international_hlth/conference/

Seers, K., Moor, S., & Hider, P. (2016). Are the kids all right? An analysis of population-level child wellbeing following the Canterbury earthquakes using data from the B4 School Check programme. In J. Deely & A. Dierckx (Eds.), Proceedings of the Inaugural People in Disasters Conference. (pp. 44). School of Psychology, Massey University. Retrieved from http://www.massey.ac.nz/~trauma/

Tiplady, A., & Desrosiers, J. (2015). Results from the University of Otago LGBTI curriculum development group and implications for Indigenous health education. Proceedings of the Leaders in Indigenous Medical Education Conference: LIME Connection VI: Knowledge Systems, Social Justice and Racism in Health Professional Education. (pp. 54-55). Retrieved from http://www.limenetwork.net.au/

Desrosiers, J., & Borlase, N. (2015). Routinely asking about sexual orientation using non-binary measures: Implications for physicians and researchers. New Zealand Medical Journal, 128(1421). Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Mangin, D., Dowson, C., Mulder, R., Wells, E., Toop, L., Dowell, T., & Arroll, B. (2015). The effectiveness of maintenance SSRI treatment in primary care depression to prevent recurrence: Multicentre double blinded placebo controlled RCT. Proceedings of the North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) 43rd Annual Meeting. Retrieved from http://www.napcrg.org/Conferences

Mangin, D., Dowson, C., Fergusson, D., & Wells, E. (2015). Does iron deficiency without anemia in infancy affect long term developmental outcomes? Prospective 6 year cohort study. Proceedings of the North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) 43rd Annual Meeting. Retrieved from http://www.napcrg.org/Conferences

Wheeler, N. E., Cameron, V. A., Pearson, J. F., Gardener, P. T., Moravec, C. S., Sweet, W. E., … Troughton, R. W., Richards, A. M., & Pilbrow, A. P. (2015). Expression quantitative trait locus (eQTL) map for genetic variants associated with cardiovascular traits in human heart. Circulation, 132, A17027. [Abstract]

Palmqvist, C. L., Ariyaratnam, R., Watters, D. A., Laing, G. L., Stupart, D., Hider, P., … Wilson, L., … Gruen, R. L. (2015). Monitoring and evaluating surgical care: Defining perioperative mortality rate and standardising data collection. Lancet, 385(Suppl. 2). doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)60822-4

Januel, J.-M., Romano, P. S., Hider, P., Colin, C., Burnand, B., & Ghali, W. A. (2015). Comparaison internationale des complications thromboemboliques veineuses survenant chez des patients hospitalisés ayant subi une arthroplastie de hanche. Revue d'Epidémiologie et de Santé Publique, 63(Suppl. 1), (pp. S14). doi: 10.1016/j.respe.2015.01.028

Hider, P., Wilson, L., Rose, J., Weiser, T. G., Gruen, R., & Bickler, S. W. (2015). The role of facility-based surgical services in addressing the national burden of disease in New Zealand: An index of surgical incidence based on country-specific disease prevalence. Lancet, 385(Suppl. 2), (pp. S25). doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)60820-0

Woollett, J., & MacPherson, S. (2014). Sex, bugs and rock'n'roll: Enhancing student knowledge and attitudes about sexual health and sexual identity. Proceedings of the New Zealand Sexual Health Society (NZSHS) Conference. Retrieved from http://www.nzshs.org/nzshs-hamilton-conference-2014.html

Priest, P., McKenzie, J., Audas, R., Poore, M., Brunton, C., & Reeves, L. (2014). Hand sanitiser provision for reducing illness absences in primary school children: A cluster RCT. Proceedings of the New Zealand Population Health Congress: Connecting Communities, Policy and Science. (pp. 37). Retrieved from http://www.pophealthcongress.org.nz/nzphc14/programme/programme

Dong, H., Mulrine, H., Brunton, C., & D'Aeth, L. (2014). Evaluation of the Christchurch Fruit and Vegetable Co-op. Proceedings of the New Zealand Population Health Congress: Connecting Communities, Policy and Science. (pp. 33). Retrieved from http://www.pophealthcongress.org.nz/nzphc14/programme/programme

Bartholomew, N., Brunton, C., Mitchell, P., Williamson, J., & Gilpin, B. (2014). A waterborne outbreak of campylobacteriosis in the South Island of New Zealand due to a failure to implement a multi-barrier approach. Proceedings of the New Zealand Population Health Congress: Connecting Communities, Policy and Science. (pp. 40). Retrieved from http://www.pophealthcongress.org.nz/nzphc14/programme/programme

Calder, K., Bidwell, S., Brunton, C., & Pink, R. (2014). Evaluation of the Canterbury under-18 seasonal influenza vaccination programme. Proceedings of the New Zealand Population Health Congress: Connecting Communities, Policy and Science. (pp. 231). Retrieved from http://www.pophealthcongress.org.nz/nzphc14/programme/programme

Gane, E. J., Brunton, C. R., Estes, C., Henderson, C., Hornell, J., Radke, S., … Stedman, C. A. (2014). Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in New Zealand: Burden of chronic disease. Hepatology, 60(4, Suppl.), (pp. 913A-914A). doi: 10.1002/hep.27525

Kenagy, E., Wilton, E., & Humphrey, A. (2014). Clean air and warm homes: Health impact assessment of Environment Canterbury's Air Plan review. Proceedings of the New Zealand Population Health Congress: Connecting Communities, Policy and Science. (pp. 259). Retrieved from http://www.pophealthcongress.org.nz/nzphc14/programme/programme

Young, J., & Stevenson, A. (2014). Understanding and improving the sustainability of the Canterbury Health System. Proceedings of the New Zealand Population Health Congress: Connecting Communities, Policy and Science. (pp. 126). Retrieved from http://www.pophealthcongress.org.nz/nzphc14/programme/programme

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Conference Contribution - Verbal presentation and other Conference outputs

Abel, G. (2016, September). Really working: Sex workers, decriminalisation and social justice. Keynote presentation at the Sex Work Research Hub Symposium on Sex Work, De-criminalisation and Social Justice, York, UK.

Kearns, R., Milligan, C., Exeter, D., & Thompson, L. (2016, February). New Zealand health geography: Achievements and challenges. Panel discussion at the New Zealand Geographical Society Conference: Geographical Interactions, Dunedin, New Zealand.

Thompson, L. E. (2016, February). Nicotine and the complexity of spatial purification. Verbal presentation at the New Zealand Geographical Society Conference: Geographical Interactions, Dunedin, New Zealand.

Abel, G. (2016, March). Managing stigma in New Zealand's decriminalised sex work environment. Verbal presentation at the 6th Meeting of the European network ProsPol: Comparing European Prostitution Policies: Understanding Scales and Cultures of Governance (COST Action IS1209), Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Abel, G. (2016, March). From harm minimisation to social justice: A public health perspective on decriminalistation of sex work in New Zealand. Keynote presentation at the 6th Meeting of the European network ProsPol: Comparing European Prostitution Policies: Understanding Scales and Cultures of Governance (COST Action IS1209), Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Thompson, L. (2016, October). Pleasures and public health. Verbal presentation at the ASPIRE Workshop, Wellington, New Zealand.

Abel, G. (2016, February). The NZPC and me: A long and productive collaboration. Invited presentation at the New Zealand Prostitutes' Collective Insights Symposium: Sex Work in New Zealand and Beyond, Wellington, New Zealand.

Abel, G. M. (2015, May). "I don't want to look like and AIDS victim": Thinking lipodystrophy with Deleuze. Verbal presentation at the Eleventh International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Urbana-Champaign, IL.

Desrosiers, J. (2015, April). Sex, bugs and rock'n'roll: Enhancing student knowledge and attitudes about sexual health and identity. Verbal presentation at the Sex and Consequences Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand.

Thompson, L. (2015, May). Electronic cigarettes, vapers and population health: Symbolic objects and willfil subjects. Verbal presentation at the Eleventh International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Urbana-Champaign, IL.

McKerchar, C., Signal, L. N., Abel, G. M., & Lacey, C. J. (2015, May). Healthy food availability for Māori children: A rights based approach. Verbal presentation at the Hui Poutama: Māori Research Symposium, Dunedin, New Zealand.

Abel, G., & Bruckert, C. (2014, September). Importance of relationships as factors related to violence, resiliency and other correlates of vulnerability. Panel discussion at the International Symposium on Sex Work in Canada: Building on the Evidence, Ottawa, Canada.

Wahab, S., & Abel, G. M. (2014, May). The impact of the Prostitution Reform Act (2003) on social workers and youth (16-18) in the sex industry in Aotearoa/New Zealand. Verbal presentation at the Tenth International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Urbana-Champaign, IL.

Theis, J.-C., Wilson, L., & Hider, P. (2014, October). Perioperative mortality following hip arthroplasty in New Zealand. Verbal presentation at the New Zealand Orthopaedic Association (NZOA) Annual Scientific Meeting, Tauranga, New Zealand.

McKerchar, C. (2014, February). Diet-related health outcomes for Māori. Verbal presentation at the Big Food Symposium: Food Policy, Politics & Population Health, Wellington, New Zealand.

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Commissioned Report for External Body

Bardsley, A., Beasley, M., Brunton, C., Johnston, D., Sarfati, D., & Austin, M. (2015). Asbestos exposure in New Zealand: Review of the scientific evidence of non-occupational risks. Commissioned by and edited by the Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor, Sir Peter Gluckman and Sir David Skegg, President of the Royal Society of New Zealand. Royal Society of New Zealand and the Office of the Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor. 43p. Retrieved from http://www.royalsociety.org.nz/expert-advice/papers/yr2015/risks-from-asbestos-exposure-in-the-non-occupational-environment/

Magner, K., Desrosiers, J. E., Blunt, I., Hawken, T., & Brick, E. (2015). The role of faith based organisations in preventing and responding to sexual, intimate partner and gender-based violence in conflict settings: A modified critical interpretive synthesis. Commissioned by Sexual Violence Research Initiative. Dunedin, New Zealand: University of Otago. 32p. Retrieved from http://www.svri.org/

Bardsley, A., Beasley, M., Brunton, C., Johnston, D., Sarfati, D., & Austin, M. (2014). Health effects of water fluoridation: A review of the scientific evidence. Commissioned by and edited by the Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor, Sir Peter Gluckman and Sir David Skegg, President of the Royal Society of New Zealand. Royal Society of New Zealand and the Office of the Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor. 74p. Retrieved from http://www.royalsociety.org.nz/expert-advice/papers/yr2014/health-effects-of-water-fluoridation/

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Other Research Output

Desrosiers, J. E., Macpherson, S. E., Coughlan, E. P., & Dawson, N, M. (2016). Sex, bugs, and rock 'n' roll: A service-learning innovation to enhance medical student knowledge and comfort with sexual health. MedEdPORTAL Publications, 12, 10421. doi: 10.15766/mep_2374-8265.10421

Desrosiers, J. (2015, May). Routinely asking about sexual orientation using non-binary measures: Implications for physicians and researchers, Canterbury District Health Board Canterbury Hospitals Friday Clinical Meeting. Christchurch, New Zealand. [Department Seminar].