Select Publications

Book Chapters

Amarasena L; Raman S; Lingam R; Zwi K, 2024, 'Healthy Environments for Refugee and Asylum-Seeking Children and Young People', in The Routledge Handbook on the Influence of Built Environments on Diverse Childhoods, Routledge, pp. 387 - 400,

Babacan A; Jacobs R; Kamp A; Paradies Y; Piyarathne A; Wang C; Zwi K; Woodland L; Hutton V, 2020, 'Racism', in Multicultural Responsiveness in Counselling and Psychology: Working with Australian Populations, pp. 51 - 102,

Zwi K; Vimpani G, 2012, 'Child health and Disease', in South M; Isaacs D (ed.), Practical Paediatrics, Churchill Livingstone


Williamson AM; Zwi K, 2004, 'Injury prevention in the clinical setting', in Moyer V; Elliott E (ed.), Evidence-based pediatrics and child health, BMJ Publishing Group, London, pp. 211 - 221

Zwi KJ; Woolfenden SR; Wheeler DM; O'Brien TA; Tait P; Williams KW, 2003, 'School-based education programmes for the prevention of child sexual abuse', in Zwi K (ed.), , John Wiley & Sons, Ltd,

Taylor S; Zwi K, 1997, 'Development in the first year of life', in Taylor S; Raffles A (ed.), Diagnosis in Color Pediatrics, Mosby, London

Journal articles

Larter N; Jersky M; Ryan L; Harding G; Moore M; Hamill L; Caplice S; Woolfenden S; Zwi K, 2024, 'Strength-Based approaches to providing an Aboriginal Community Child Health Service', International Journal of Indigenous Health, 19,

Hu N; Gelaw YA; Katz I; Fernandez E; Falster K; Hanly M; Newton BJ; Stephensen J; Hotton P; Zwi K; Lingam R, 2024, 'Developmental trajectories of socio-emotional outcomes of children and young people in out-of-home care – Insights from data of Pathways of Care Longitudinal Study (POCLS)', Child Abuse and Neglect, 149,

Amarasena L; Zwi K; Hu N; Lingam R; Raman S, 2023, 'Changing landscape of paediatric refugee health in South Western Sydney, Australia: A retrospective observational study', BMJ Open, 13,

Ostojic K; Paget S; Martin T; Dee-Price BJ; McIntyre S; Smithers Sheedy H; Mimmo L; Burnett H; Scott T; Berg A; Masi A; Scarcella M; Calderan J; Azmatullah S; Mohamed M; Woodbury M; Wilkinson A; Zwi K; Dale R; Eapen V; Lingam R; Strnadová I; Woolfenden S, 2023, 'Codesigning a social prescribing pathway to address the social determinant of health concerns of children with cerebral palsy and their families in Australia: A protocol for a mixed-methods formative research study', BMJ Open, 13,

Amarasena L; Samir N; Sealy L; Hu N; Rostami MR; Isaacs D; Gunasekera H; Young H; Agrawal R; Levitt D; Francis JR; Coleman J; Mares S; Larcombe P; Cherian S; Raman S; Lingam R; Zwi K, 2023, 'Offshore detention: cross-sectional analysis of the health of children and young people seeking asylum in Australia', Archives of Disease in Childhood, 108, pp. 185 - 191,

Wallace S; Scarcella M; Sealy L; Alexander S; Zwi K, 2022, 'Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children with obesity: A review of programmes for children and young people aged 5–17 years', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 58, pp. 2150 - 2155,

Anderst A; Hunter K; Andersen M; Walker N; Coombes J; Raman S; Moore M; Ryan L; Jersky M; MacKenzie A; Stephensen J; Williams C; Timbery L; Doyle K; Lingam R; Zwi K; Sheppard-Law S; Erskine C; Clapham K; Woolfenden S, 2022, 'Screening and social prescribing in healthcare and social services to address housing issues among children and families: a systematic review', BMJ Open, 12,

Hamill L; Doig L; Hunt-Madden C; Murray C; Beller P; Beller K; Moore M; Reynolds T; Parkin M; Woolfenden S; Zwi K; Goodger B; Purcell A, 2022, 'A co-developed speechlanguage pathology model of care for urban Aboriginal children', Journal of Clinical Practice in Speech-Language Pathology, 24, pp. 8 - 16,

Samir N; Amarasena L; Sealy L; Hodgins M; Gelaw Y; Lingam R; Zwi K, 2022, 'Ethics and governance for a multi-site study in Australia: Navigating the snakes and ladders', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 58, pp. 16 - 23,

Harding G; Hu N; Larter N; Montgomery A; Stephensen J; Callaghan L; Zwi K; Lingam R; Woolfenden S, 2021, 'Health status and health service use of urban Aboriginal children attending an Aboriginal community child health service in Sydney', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 57, pp. 1072 - 1077,

Hanna S; Zwi K; Tzioumi D, 2021, 'Morbidity in the COVID-19 era: Ethanol intoxication secondary to hand sanitiser ingestion', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 57, pp. 741 - 742,

Wells R; Murad M; Higgins M; Smith L; Lenette C; Lappin J; Dew A; Boydell K; Bibby H; Cassaniti M; Isaacs D; Raman S; Zwi K; Bibby H, 2021, 'Exploring the intersection of human rights, health, disability and refugee status: An arts-based approach', Australian Journal of Human Rights, 26, pp. 387 - 404,

Jones B; Woolfenden S; Pengilly S; Breen C; Cohn R; Biviano L; Johns A; Worth A; Lamb R; Lingam R; Silove N; Marks S; Tzioumi D; Zwi K, 2020, 'COVID-19 pandemic: The impact on vulnerable children and young people in Australia', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 56, pp. 1851 - 1855,

Robards F; Kang M; Luscombe G; Hawke C; Sanci L; Steinbeck K; Zwi K; Towns S; Usherwood T, 2020, 'Intersectionality: Social marginalisation and self-reported health status in young people', International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17, pp. 1 - 10,

Raman S; Harries M; Nathawad R; Kyeremateng R; Seth R; Lonne B; Zwi K; Spencer NJ; Goldhagen J; Mercer R; Rubio B; Tamburlini G; Goldfeld S; Woolfenden S; Gander S; Oberg C, 2020, 'Where do we go from here? A child rights-based response to COVID-19', BMJ Paediatrics Open, 4, pp. e000714,

Zwi K; Sealy L; Samir N; Hu N; Rostami R; Agrawal R; Cherian S; Coleman J; Francis J; Gunasekera H; Isaacs D; Larcombe P; Levitt D; Mares S; Mutch R; Newman L; Raman S; Young H; Norwood C; Lingam R, 2020, 'Asylum seeking children and adolescents in Australian immigration detention on Nauru: A longitudinal cohort study', BMJ Paediatrics Open, 4, pp. e000615,

Baker JR; Raman S; Kohlhoff J; George A; Kaplun C; Dadich A; Best CT; Arora A; Zwi K; Schmied V; Eapen V, 2019, 'Optimising refugee children's health/wellbeing in preparation for primary and secondary school: A qualitative inquiry', BMC Public Health, 19, pp. 812,

Singer R; Zwi K; Menzies R, 2019, 'Predictors of in-hospital mortality in aboriginal children admitted to a tertiary paediatric hospital', International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16,

Sealy L; Zwi K; McDonald G; Saavedra A; Crawford L; Gunasekera H, 2019, 'Predictors of discharge against medical advice in a tertiary paediatric hospital', International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16,

Lee C; Hanly M; Larter N; Zwi K; Woolfenden S; Jorm L, 2019, 'Demographic and clinical characteristics of hospitalised unintentional poisoning in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal preschool children in New South Wales, Australia: A population data linkage study', BMJ Open, 9, pp. e022633,

Kimla K; Nathanson D; Woolfenden S; Zwi K, 2019, 'Identification of vulnerability within a child and family health service', Australian Health Review, 43, pp. 171 - 177,

Nyanga R; Biviano L; Warren S; Windsor J; Zwi K; Gunasekera H, 2018, 'Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health-care delivery: The views of health-care professionals in Sydney's tertiary paediatric hospitals', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 54, pp. 1023 - 1030,

Elliot C; Marais B; Williams P; Joshua P; Towle S; Hart G; Zwi K, 2018, 'Tuberculin skin test versus interferon-gamma release assay in refugee children: A retrospective cohort study', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 54, pp. 834 - 839,

Zwi K; Mares S; Nathanson D; Tay AK; Silove D, 2018, 'The impact of detention on the social–emotional wellbeing of children seeking asylum: a comparison with community-based children', European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 27, pp. 411 - 422,

Zwi K; Woodland L; Williams K; Palasanthiran P; Rungan S; Jaffe A; Woolfenden S, 2018, 'Protective factors for social-emotional well-being of refugee children in the first three years of settlement in Australia', Archives of Disease in Childhood, 103, pp. 261 - 268,

Freeman J; Murphy E; Woolfenden S; Waters E; Winters J; Callaghan L; Zwi K, 2018, 'Can a child and family health service improve early childhood health outcomes in an urban aboriginal community?', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 54, pp. 541 - 545,

Elliot C; McUllagh C; Brydon M; Zwi K, 2018, 'Developing key performance indicators for a tertiary children's hospital network', Australian Health Review, 42, pp. 491 - 500,

Walsh K; Zwi K; Woolfenden S; Shlonsky A, 2018, 'School-Based Education Programs for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse: A Cochrane Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis', Research on Social Work Practice, 28, pp. 33 - 55,

Zwi K; Woodland L; Mares S; Rungan S; Palasanthiran P; Williams K; Woolfenden S; Jaffe A, 2017, 'Helping refugee children thrive: what we know and where to next.', Arch Dis Child, 103, pp. 529 - 532,

Zwi K; Rungan S; Woolfenden S; Woodland L; Palasanthiran P; Williams K, 2017, 'Refugee children and their health, development and well-being over the first year of settlement: A longitudinal study', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 53, pp. 841 - 849,

Zwi K; Morton N; Woodland L; Mallitt K-A; Palasanthiran P, 2017, 'Screening and Primary Care Access for Newly Arrived Paediatric Refugees in Regional Australia: A 5 year Cross-sectional Analysis (2007-12)', JOURNAL OF TROPICAL PEDIATRICS, 63, pp. 109 - 117,

Zwi K; Morton N; Woodland L; Mallitt KA; Palasanthiran P, 2017, 'Screening and primary care access for newly arrived paediatric refugees in regional Australia: A 5 year cross-sectional analysis (2007-12)', Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, 63, pp. 109 - 117

Falster K; Banks E; Lujic S; Falster M; Lynch J; Zwi K; Eades S; Leyland AH; Jorm L, 2016, 'Inequalities in pediatric avoidable hospitalizations between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal children in Australia: A population data linkage study', BMC Pediatrics, 16,

Nathanson D; Woolfenden S; Zwi K, 2016, 'Is there a role for paediatric Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners in the management of child sexual assault in Australia?', Child Abuse and Neglect, 59, pp. 13 - 25,

Zwi K; Rungan S; Woolfenden S; Williams K; Woodland L, 2016, 'Methods for a longitudinal cohort of refugee children in a regional community in Australia', BMJ open, 6, pp. e011387 - e011387,

Jersky M; Titmuss A; Haswell M; Freeman N; Osborne P; Callaghan L; Winters J; Fitzpatrick S; Zwi K, 2016, 'Improving health service access and wellbeing of young Aboriginal parents in an urban setting: Mixed methods evaluation of an arts-based program', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 40, pp. S115 - S121,

Walsh K; Zwi K; Woolfenden S; Shlonsky A, 2016, 'Assessing the effectiveness of school-based sexual abuse prevention programs', Family Matters, pp. 5 - 15

Woodland L; Kang M; Elliot C; Perry A; Eagar S; Zwi K, 2016, 'Evaluation of a school screening programme for young people from refugee backgrounds', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 52, pp. 72 - 79,

Gardner S; Woolfenden S; Callaghan L; Allende T; Winters J; Wong G; Caplice S; Zwi K, 2016, 'Picture of the health status of Aboriginal children living in an urban setting of Sydney', Australian Health Review, 40, pp. 337 - 344,

Thomas SL; Williams K; Ritchie J; Zwi K, 2015, 'Improving paediatric outreach services for urban Aboriginal children through partnerships: Views of community-based service providers', Child: Care, Health and Development, 41, pp. 836 - 842,

Zwi K; Joshua P; Moran P; White L, 2015, 'Prioritizing vulnerable children: Strategies to address inequity', Child: Care, Health and Development, 41, pp. 827 - 835,

Joshua P; Zwi K; Moran P; White L, 2015, 'Prioritizing vulnerable children: Why should we address inequity?', Child: Care, Health and Development, 41, pp. 818 - 826,

Paxton GA; Cherian S; Zwi KJ, 2015, 'The royal australasian college of physicians position statement on refugee and asylum seeker health', Medical Journal of Australia, 203, pp. 176 - 177,

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