Dr Ben Harris-Roxas

Dr Ben Harris-Roxas

Fields of research: Public Health and Health Services, Health Promotion, Assessment and Evaluation, Applied Sociology, Program Evaluation and Social Impact Assessment, Social Program Evaluation
Campus: Kensington
Tags: Health Inequalities, Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health), Health and Support Services, Health Policy Evaluation, Social Class and Inequalities, Evaluation of Health Outcomes

Research Interests
My research interests include health service planning, health equity, health impact assessment, and evaluation.

Broad Research Areas

  • Health impact assessment
  • Health equity
  • Health service planning and framework development
  • Evaluation
  • Place-based interventions to redress health inequitities

My Qualifications

PhD (UNSW), MPASR (Macquarie), BSW (UNSW)


My Research Supervision


Areas of supervision

  • health impact assessent
  • program evaluation
  • health service planning
  • health...

Research Interests
My research interests include health service planning, health equity, health impact assessment, and evaluation.

Broad Research Areas

  • Health impact assessment
  • Health equity
  • Health service planning and framework development
  • Evaluation
  • Place-based interventions to redress health inequitities

My Qualifications

PhD (UNSW), MPASR (Macquarie), BSW (UNSW)


My Research Supervision


Areas of supervision

  • health impact assessent
  • program evaluation
  • health service planning
  • health equity
  • decision support tools
  • partnerships

Currently supervising

Current student topics:

  • Audit of health-sector health impact assessments

  • Developing a health partnerships toolkit

  • Factors associated with the effectiveness of HIA and its feasibility in low resource settings


My Expertise

health services, impact assessment, health equity


My Engagement

  • Chair, Global Working Group on Health Impact Assessment, International Union for Health Promotion and Education
  • Member, Australasian Evaluation Society NSW Committee
  • Editorial Board Member, Environmental Impact Assessment Review
  • Editorial Board Member, Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal
  • Past Health Section Co-Chair, International Association for Impact Assessment
  • Past Associate Editor, BMC Public Health
  • Invited keynote addresses at conferences in Japan, Korea, Quebec, Sydney Paris, Dunedin and Canada
  • Invited participant at two World Health Organization Consultations on Urban HEART and multisectoral action for health 2012 and 2014
  • Technical support for for the WHO South East Asian Regional Office and the WHO Western Pacific Regional Office
  • Past Steering Committee member for the Sydney Coastal Councils Group’ "Becoming Social" Social Media Project

Location

South Eastern Sydney Research Collaboration Hub (SEaRCH)
Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity
Level 3 AGSM Building
UNSW Sydney NSW 2052


 

Map reference (Google Maps)

Contact

+61 2 9385 1547

Videos

Making Sense of Increasingly Diverse Approaches - IAIA12 Plenary in Quebec
Making Sense of Increasingly Diverse Approaches - HIA2012 Plenary in Quebec