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Journal articles

Whitten T; Cale J; Nathan S; Bista S; Ferry M; Williams M; Rawstorne P; Hayen A, 2022, 'Hospitalisation following therapeutic community drug and alcohol treatment for young people with and without a history of criminal conviction', Drug and Alcohol Dependence, vol. 231, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2022.109280

Bailey J; Blignault I; Renata P; Naden P; Nathan S; Newman J, 2021, 'Barriers and enablers to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander careers in health: A qualitative, multisector study in western New South Wales', Australian Journal of Rural Health, vol. 29, pp. 896 - 908, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajr.12764

Bista S; Nathan S; Rawstorne P; Palmer K; Ferry M; Williams M; Hayen A, 2021, 'Mortality among young people seeking residential treatment for problematic drug and alcohol use: A data linkage study', Drug and Alcohol Dependence, vol. 228, pp. 109030, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2021.109030

Uebel K; Iqbal MP; Carland J; Smith G; Islam MS; Shulruf B; Nathan S, 2021, 'Factors Determining Medical Students’ Experience in an Independent Research Year During the Medical Program', Medical Science Educator, vol. 31, pp. 1471 - 1478, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40670-021-01340-9

Macken S; Nathan S; Jersky M; Boydell KM; Gibson A, 2021, 'Body Mapping in a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Program: Eliciting New Identity and Experience', International journal of environmental research and public health, vol. 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18094942

McCormack H; Nathan S; Varma R; Haire B, 2021, 'Dissonances in communication with sexual health consumers in an inner-Sydney sexual health clinic in relation to health literacy: A mixed-methods study', Health Promotion Journal of Australia, vol. 32, pp. 133 - 142, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hpja.429

Burton O; Rawstorne P; Watchirs-Smith L; Nathan S; Carter A, 2021, 'Teaching sexual consent to young people in education settings: a narrative systematic review', Sex Education, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14681811.2021.2018676

Rawstorne P; O'Connor R; Cohn A; Fredrickson A; Jayasinha R; Hayen A; Lancaster K; Nathan S, 2020, 'Australian news media reporting of methamphetamine: an analysis of print media 2014–2016', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 44, pp. 468 - 475, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.13030

Stirling R; Ritter A; Rawstorne P; Nathan S, 2020, 'Contracting treatment services in Australia: Do measures adhere to best practice?', International Journal of Drug Policy, vol. 86, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2020.102947

Yap L; Jones J; Donovan B; Nathan S; Sullivan E; Davison S; Heffernan E; Richards A; Meurk C; Steele M; Fisher C; Ton B; Butler T, 2020, 'The sexual behaviours of adolescents aged between 14 and 17 years involved with the juvenile justice system in Australia: A community-based survey', PLoS ONE, vol. 15, pp. e0243633, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0243633

Schaffarczyk K; Nathan S; Marjadi B; Hsu J; Poulos R, 2020, 'Non-occupational falls from ladders in men 50 years and over: Contributing factors and impact', Injury, vol. 51, pp. 1798 - 1804, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2020.04.049

Menzies R; Aqel J; Abdi I; Joseph T; Seale H; Nathan S, 2020, 'Why is influenza vaccine uptake so low among Aboriginal adults?', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 44, pp. 279 - 283, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.13004

Cohn A; O'Connor R; Lancaster K; Rawstorne P; Nathan S, 2020, 'Media and political framing of crystal methamphetamine use in Australia', Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy, vol. 27, pp. 261 - 270, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09687637.2019.1679089

Gamlath L; Nandasena S; Silva PD; Morrell S; Linhart C; Lin S; Sharpe A; Nathan S; Taylor R, 2020, 'Community intervention for cardiovascular disease risk factors in Kalutara, Sri Lanka', BMC Cardiovascular Disorders, vol. 20, pp. 203, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12872-020-01427-y

Nathan S; Maru K; Williams M; Palmer K; Rawstorne P, 2020, 'Koori voices: Self-harm, suicide attempts, arrests and substance use among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adolescents following residential treatment', Health and Justice, vol. 8, pp. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40352-020-0105-x

Hailemariam TG; Rawstorne P; Sisay MM; Nathan S, 2020, 'Beliefs and intention of heterosexual couples about undertaking Couple's HIV Testing and Counselling (CHTC) services in Ethiopia', BMC Health Services Research, vol. 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-020-4947-7

Hailemariam TG; Nathan S; Seifu CN; Rawstorne P, 2020, 'Uptake of couples HIV testing and counselling among heterosexual couples in Sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis', AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV, vol. 32, pp. 137 - 147, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09540121.2019.1619667

Cunningham R; Bunde-Birouste A; Rawstorne P; Nathan S, 2020, 'Young people’s perceptions of the influence of a sport-for-social-change program on their life trajectories', Social Inclusion, vol. 8, pp. 162 - 176, http://dx.doi.org/10.17645/si.v8i3.2828

Field E; Dove G; Witi N; Abo D; Samiak L; Vallely L; Nathan S, 2019, 'Perceptions of the Village Health Volunteer Program implemented in remote Papua New Guinea: lessons for policy', Papua New Guinea Medical Journal, vol. Volume 62, Number 1-2, March-June 2019, pp. 19 - 32, https://www.pngimr.org.pg/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/PNGMedJ2019Mar-JunFinalProofs.pdf

Milson P; Nathan S; Bunde-Birouste AW, 2019, 'Adopting healthier cooking oils: Findings from a qualitative study among independent food outlets in a rural district in Australia', Health Promotion Journal of Australia, vol. 30, pp. 119 - 123, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hpja.41

Fredrickson A; Gibson A; Lancaster K; Nathan S, 2019, '‘Devil’s lure took all I had’: Moral panic and the discursive construction of crystal methamphetamine in Australian news media', Contemporary Drug Problems, vol. 46, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0091450918823340

Fitzpatrick S; Haskell M; Williams M; Nathan S; Meyer L; Ritchie J; Jackson Pulver L, 2019, 'Learning about Aboriginal health and wellbeing at the postgraduate level: Novel application of the Growth and Empowerment Measure', Rural and Remote Health, vol. 19, http://dx.doi.org/10.22605/RRH4708

Niven H; Jose H; Rawstorne P; Nathan S, 2018, ''They love us just the way they love a woman': Gender identity, power and transactional sex between men who have sex with men and transgender women in Timor-Leste', Culture, Health and Sexuality, vol. 20, pp. 858 - 872, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691058.2017.1388928

Field E; Abo D; Samiak L; Vila M; Dove G; Rosewell A; Nathan S, 2018, 'A partnership model for improving service delivery in remote papua New Guinea: A mixed methods evaluation', International Journal of Health Policy and Management, vol. 7, pp. 923 - 933, http://dx.doi.org/10.15171/ijhpm.2018.50

Dixson G; Woolfenden S; Jayasinha R; Rawstorne P; Palmer K; Nathan S, 2018, 'Characteristics of Australian adolescent females in residential treatment who report using methamphetamines', Drug and Alcohol Review, vol. 37, pp. S384 - S393, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dar.12641

Field E; Usurup J; Nathan S; Rosewell A, 2018, 'Contextual factors and health service performance from the perspective of the provincial health administrators in Papua New Guinea', Rural and Remote Health, vol. 18, pp. 4484, http://dx.doi.org/10.22605/RRH4484

Field E; Vila M; Runk L; Mactaggart F; Rosewell A; Nathan S, 2018, 'Lessons for health program monitoring and evaluation in a low resource setting', Rural and Remote Health, vol. 18, pp. 4596, http://dx.doi.org/10.22605/RRH4596

Niven H; Jose JH; Rawstorne P; Nathan S, 2018, 'They Love Us Just The Way They Love A Woman': Gender Identity, Power And Transactional Sex Between Men Who Have Sex With Men And Transgender Women In Timor-Leste (vol 20, pg 858, 2017)', CULTURE HEALTH & SEXUALITY, vol. 20, pp. 1049 - 1049, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691058.2017.1408285

Gamlath L; Nandasena S; Hennadige Padmal De Silva S; Linhart C; Ngo A; Morrell S; Nathan S; Sharpe A; Taylor R, 2017, 'Differentials in Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Diabetes by Socioeconomic Status and Sex in Kalutara, Sri Lanka', Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health, vol. 29, pp. 401 - 410, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1010539517709028

Williams K; Haire B; Nathan SA, 2017, 'They say God punishes people with HIV’: experiences of stigma and discrimination among adults with HIV in Dili, Timor-Leste', Culture, Health and Sexuality, vol. 19, pp. 1108 - 1121, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691058.2017.1293845

Winn-Dix EA; Nathan SA; Rawstorne P, 2016, 'Informing the introduction of contraceptive implants in the Pacific: A mixed methods study of contraceptive beliefs and behaviours in Tonga', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 40, pp. 115 - 119, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12494

Nathan S; Bethmont A; Rawstorne PR; Ferry M; Hayen A, 2016, 'Trends in drug use among adolescents admitted to residential treatment in Australia', The Medical journal of Australia, vol. 204, pp. 149 - 150, http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja15.01018

Nathan S; Rawstorne P; Hayen A; Bryant J; Baldry E; Ferry M; Williams M; Shanahan M; Jayasinha R, 2016, 'Examining the pathways for young people with drug and alcohol dependence: A mixed-method design to examine the role of a treatment programme', BMJ Open, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010824

Proudfoot J; Fogarty AS; McTigue I; Nathan S; Whittle EL; Christensen H; Player MJ; Hadzi-Pavlovic D; Wilhelm K, 2015, 'Positive strategies men regularly use to prevent and manage depression: A national survey of Australian men', BMC Public Health, vol. 15, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-015-2478-7

Nathan S; Braithwaite J; Stephenson N, 2014, 'The scope and impact of community participation: The views of community representatives in an Australian health service', Journal of Health Organization and Management, vol. 28, pp. 405 - 421, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/JHOM-03-2013-0059

Klein LA; Ritchie JE; Nathan S; Wutzke S, 2014, 'An explanatory model of peer education within a complex medicines information exchange setting', Social Science and Medicine, vol. 111, pp. 101 - 109, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.04.009

Nathan SA, 2014, 'Meeting diverse needs and providing critical support to partner effectively with consumers', Health Issues, vol. 112, pp. 10 - 14, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=362197511922757;res=IELHEA

Nathan SA; Braithwaite J; Stephenson N, 2013, 'Facilitating the action of community representatives in a health service: the role of a community participation coordinator', BMC Health Services Research, vol. 13, pp. 154, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6963-13-154

Nathan SA; Stephenson N; Braithwaite J, 2013, 'Sidestepping questions of legitimacy: How community representatives manoeuvre to effect change in a health service', Health: An Interdisciplinary Journal for the Study of Health Illness and Medicine, vol. 18, pp. 23 - 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1363459312473617

Nathan SA; Kemp LA; Bunde-Birouste AW; Mackenzie J; Evers CW; Shwe T, 2013, 'We wouldn't of made friends if we didn't come to football united": the impacts of a football program on young people's peer, prosocial and cross-cultural relationships.', BMC Public Health, vol. 13, pp. 1 - 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-13-399

Braithwaite J; Greenfield DR; Westbrook JI; Pawsey M; Westbrook MT; Gibberd R; Naylor JM; Nathan SA; Robinson M; Runciman W; Jackson M; Travaglia J; Johnston BW; Yen D; McDonald HM; Low L; Redman S; Johnson B; Corbett A; Hennessy D; Clark J; Lancaster J, 2010, 'Health service accreditation as a predictor of clinical and organisational performance: a blinded, random, stratified study', Quality and Safety in Health Care, vol. 19, pp. 14 - 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/qshc.2009.033928

Nathan SA; Foster M; Ferry M, 2010, 'Peer and sexual relationships in the experience of drug-dependent adolescents in a therapeutic community', Drug and Alcohol Review, vol. Online, pp. 1 - 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1465-3362.2010.00227.x

Nathan SA; Bunde-Birouste AW; Evers C; Kemp LA; Mackenzie J; Henley R, 2010, 'Social cohesion through football: A quasi-experimental mixed methods design to evaluate a complex health promotion program', BMC Public Health, vol. 10, pp. 1 - 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-10-587

Foster M; Nathan SA; Ferry M, 2010, 'The experience of drug-dependent adolescents in a therapeutic community', Drug and Alcohol Review, vol. 29, pp. 531 - 539, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1465-3362.2010.00169.x

Nathan SA; Johnston L; Braithwaite J, 2010, 'The role of community representatives on health services committees: Staff expectations versus realities', Health Expectations, vol. Online, pp. 1 - 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1369-7625.2010.00628.x

Nathan SA, 2009, 'Making Consumer Participation Core Business in Our Health Services', Health Issues, vol. 100, pp. 25 - 26, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=292898343011801;res=IELHEA

Nathan S; Greenfield DR, 2007, 'Studying participation in Action: Researching Accreditation', Health Issues, pp. 8 - 9, http://handle.unsw.edu.au/1959.4/42576

Braithwaite J; Westbrook JI; Pawsey M; Greenfield DR; Naylor JM; Iedema RA; Runciman W; Redman S; Jorm CM; Robinson ME; Nathan SA; Gibberd R, 2006, 'A prospective, multi-method, multi-disciplinary, multi-level, collaborative, social-organisational design for researching health sector accreditation (LP0560737)', BMC Health Services Research, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6963-6-113

Nathan SA; Harris E; Kemp LA; Harris-Roxas BF, 2006, 'Health Service staff attitudes to community representatives on committees', Journal of Health Organisation and Management, vol. 20, pp. 551 - 559, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/14777260610702299

Nathan SA; Zwi A; Develin E, 2005, 'An Australian childhood obesity summit: the role of data and evidence in `public` policy making', Australia and New Zealand Health Policy, vol. 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1743-8462-2-17


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