Select Publications

Book Chapters

Boon-Kuo L; Meiners ER; Simpson PL, 2018, 'Queer interruptions: Policing belonging in the carceral state', in Young People and Sexual Citizenship, Routledge, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781351214742

Simpson PL; Reekie J; Butler T; Richters J; Yap L; Donovan B, 2016, 'Sexual coercion in men's prisons', in Dwyer A; Ball M; Crofts T (ed.), Queering Criminology, pp. 204 - 228, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/9781137513342_11

Journal articles

Yap L; Simpson P; Richters J; Donovan B; Grant L; Butler T, 2020, 'Disclosing sexuality: Gay and bisexual men’s experiences of coming out, forced out, going back in and staying out of the ‘closet’ in prison', Culture, Health and Sexuality, vol. 22, pp. 1222 - 1234, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691058.2019.1668963

Simpson PL; Williams M; Jones J; Butler T, 2020, 'Authors' response to “Australian first in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander prisoner health care in the Australian Capital Territory”', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 44, pp. 325, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.13008

Stoddart R; Simpson P; Haire B, 2020, 'Medical advocacy in the face of Australian immigration practices: A study of medical professionals defending the health rights of detained refugees and asylum seekers', PLoS ONE, vol. 15, pp. e0237776, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0237776

Simpson PL; Butler TG, 2020, 'Covid-19, prison crowding, and release policies', The BMJ, vol. 369, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m1551

Simpson PL; Simpson M; Adily A, 2020, 'Correction for Prison cell spatial density and infectious and communicable diseases: a systematic review (vol 9, e026806, 2019)', BMJ OPEN, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026806corr1

Pettit S; Simpson P; Jones J; Williams M; Islam MM; Parkinson A; Calabria B; Butler T, 2019, 'Holistic primary health care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander prisoners: exploring the role of Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 43, pp. 538 - 543, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12941

Lee A; Simpson P; Haire B, 2019, 'The binding practices of transgender and gender-diverse adults in Sydney, Australia', Culture, Health and Sexuality, vol. 21, pp. 969 - 984, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13691058.2018.1529335

Simpson PL; Hardiman D; Butler T, 2019, 'Understanding the over-representation of lesbian or bisexual women in the Australian prisoner population', Current Issues in Criminal Justice, vol. 31, pp. 365 - 377, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10345329.2019.1668339

Schofield PW; Xu A; Simpson P; Greenberg D; Lee J; Knight L; Butler T, 2019, 'Pharmacotherapy to reduce violent offending? Offenders might be interested', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 53, pp. 697 - 698, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0004867419835937

Settumba SN; Shanahan M; Butler T; Schofield P; Lafferty L; Simpson P; Chambers G, 2019, 'Developing Attributes and Attribute-Levels for a Discrete-Choice Experiment: An Example for Interventions of Impulsive Violent Offenders.', Applied Health Economics and Health Policy, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40258-019-00484-5

Coles T; Simpson P; Saulo D; Kaldor J; Richards A; Levy M; Wake C; Siddall DA; Harrod ME; Kariminia A; Butler T, 2019, 'Trends in hepatitis B prevalence and associated risk factors among Indigenous and non-Indigenous prison entrants in Australia, 2004 to 2013', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 43, pp. 236 - 240, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12870

Simpson P; Simpson M; Adily A; Grant L; Butler T, 2019, 'Prison cell spatial density and infectious and communicable diseases: a systematic review', BMJ Open, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026806

Islam MM; McRae IS; Mazumdar S; Simpson PL; Wollersheim D; Fatema K; Butler T, 2018, 'Prescription opioid dispensing in New South Wales, Australia: spatial and temporal variation', BMC Pharmacology and Toxicology, vol. 19, pp. 1 - 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40360-018-0219-0

Jones J; Wilson M; Sullivan E; Atkinson L; Gilles M; Simpson P; Baldry E; Butler T, 2018, 'Australian Aboriginal women prisoners’ experiences of being a mother: a review', International Journal of Prisoner Health, vol. 14, pp. 221 - 231, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/IJPH-12-2017-0059

Lovell M; Guthrie J; Simpson PL; Butler T, 2018, 'Navigating the political landscape of criminal justice reform in Australia: The views of senior policy-makers on alternatives to incarceration', Current Issues in Criminal Justice -Sydney-, vol. 29, pp. 227 - 241, https://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=662022226839308;res=E-LIBRARY

Simpson P, 2018, 'New Perspectives on Prison Masculinities, Matthew Maycock and Kate Hunt (eds.) (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018, 343 pp.)', Current Issues in Criminal Justice -Sydney-, vol. 30, pp. 67 - 70, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10345329.2018.12036108

Wilson M; Jones J; Butler T; Simpson PL; Gilles M; Baldry E; Levy M; Sullivan E, 2017, 'Violence in the Lives of Incarcerated Aboriginal Mothers in Western Australia', SAGE Open, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2158244016686814

Asquith NL; Dwyer A; Simpson PL, 2017, 'A Queer Criminal Career', Current Issues in Criminal Justice -Sydney-, vol. 29, pp. 167 - 180, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10345329.2017.12036094

Simpson PL; Guthrie J; Butler T, 2017, 'Prison health service directors’ views on research priorities and organizational issues in conducting research in prison: outcomes of a national deliberative roundtable', International Journal of Prisoner Health, vol. 13, pp. 113 - 123, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/IJPH-12-2016-0070

Wilson M; Simpson PL; Butler T; Richters J; Yap L; Donovan B, 2016, '‘You’re a woman, a convenience, a cat, a poof, a thing, an idiot’: transgender women negotiating sexual experiences in men’s prisons in Australia', Sexualities: studies in culture and society, vol. First published date: November-22-2016, pp. 380 - 402, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1363460716652828

Simpson PL; Reekie J; Butler T; Richters J; Yap L; Grant L; Richards A; Donovan B, 2016, 'Factors associated with sexual coercion in a representative sample of men in Australian prisons', Archives of Sexual Behavior: an interdisciplinary research journal, vol. 45, pp. 1195 - 1205, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10508-015-0653-7

Simpson PL; Guthrie J; Lovell M; Doyle M; Butler T, 2015, 'Assessing the public’s views on prison and prison alternatives: findings from public deliberation research in three Australian cities', Journal of Public Deliberation, vol. 11, pp. 1 - 23, http://www.publicdeliberation.net/jpd/vol11/iss2/art1

Simpson PL; Guthrie JA; Butler TG, 2014, 'A reflection on Gavin Mooney′s Citizens Jury on offender health', Journal of Australian Political Economy, vol. 73, pp. 224 - 246, http://australianpe.wix.com/japehome#!jape-73/c1vr8

Simpson PL; Scicluna HA; Jones PD; Cole AMD; O'Sullivan AJ; Harris PG; Velan G; McNeil HP, 2014, 'Predictive validity of a new integrated selection process for medical school admission', BMC Medical Education, vol. 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6920-14-86

Yap L; Carruthers S; Thompson S; Cheng W; Jones J; Simpson P; Richards A; Thein HH; Haber P; Lloyd A; Butler T, 2014, 'A descriptive model of patient readiness, motivators, and hepatitis C treatment uptake among Australian prisoners.', PLoS One, vol. 9, pp. 1 - 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0087564

Grace J; Krom I; Maling C; Butler T; Midford R; Simpson P, 2013, 'Review of Indigenous offender health (updated).', Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet, vol. 12, http://www.healthinfonet.ecu.edu.au/

Barton G; Rey JM; Simpson P; Denshire E, 2001, 'Patterns of critical incidents and their effect on outcome in an adolescent inpatient service.Barton', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 35, pp. 155 - 159, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1440-1614.2001.00872.x

Treloar C; Champness S; Simpson PL; Higginbotham N, 2000, 'Critical appraisal checklist for qualitative research studies', Indian Journal of Pediatrics, vol. 67, pp. 347 - 351, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF02820685

Rey JM; Plapp JM; Simpson PL, 1999, 'Parental satisfaction and outcome: a 4-year study in a child and adolescent mental health service.', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 33, pp. 22 - 28, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1440-1614.1999.00516.x

Dorahy MJ; Schumaker JF; Simpson PL; Deshpande CG, 1996, 'Depression and life satisfaction in India and Australia.', Journal of Personality and Clinical Studies, vol. 12, pp. 1 - 10

Simpson PL; Schumaker JF; Dorahy MJ; Shrestha SN, 1996, 'Depression and life satisfaction in Nepal and Australia.', Journal of Social Psychology, vol. 136, pp. 783 - 790, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00224545.1996.9712255

Conference Presentations

Yap L; Simpson P; Butler T; Richters J; Grant L; Donovan B, 2019, 'Disclosing sexuality: Gay and bisexual men’s experiences of coming out in prison', presented at Public Health Association of Australia - Justice Health Conference, Sydney, 09 April 2019 - 10 April 2019

Pettit S; Simpson P; Williams M; Jones J; Islam M; Parkinson A; Calabria B; Butler T, 2019, 'Holistic primary health care for offenders by Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services', presented at Public Health Association of Australia - Justice Health Conference, Sydney, 09 April 2019 - 10 April 2019

Simpson P; Guthrie J; Jones J; Butler T, 2019, 'Prisoners' views on prisoner health research priorities and ethics: a Citizens' Jury approach', presented at Public Health Association of Australia - Justice Health Conference, Sydney, 09 April 2019 - 10 April 2019

Simpson P; Simpson M; Adily A; Talevski M; Butler T, 2018, 'Prison cell spatial density and adverse health effects: state of the evidence and practice-based implications', presented at 20th International Corrections and Prisons Association Conference: Beyond Prisons, Montreal, 21 October 2018 - 26 October 2018

Pettit S; Simpson P; Williams M; Jones J; Islam M; McRae I; Mazumdar S; Parkinson A; Calabria B; Butler T, 2018, 'Examining primary health care access for Indigenous people in the Australian justice system using geospatial and qualitative analyses', presented at Fourth International Conference on Law Enforcement and Public Health, Toronto, 21 October 2018 - 24 October 2018

Simpson P; Lovell M; Guthrie J; Jones J; Doyle M; Walsh C; Butler T, 2018, 'Views of senior and influential Australian policy stakeholders on justice system reform towards incarceration alternatives that address the health and social determinants of crime', presented at Fourth International Conference on Law Enforcement and Public Health, Toronto, 21 October 2018 - 24 October 2018

Simpson P, 2018, 'Sex, drugs & molotovs: Research, ethics & criminalised activity panel', presented at Critical Criminology and Social Justice Conference, Sydney, 26 September 2018 - 28 September 2018

Hardiman D; Simpson P, 2018, 'Over-represented and invisible: understanding and responding to the over-incarceration of lesbian and bisexual women in Australia', presented at LGBTIQ Women’s Health Conference, Melbourne, 12 July 2018 - 13 July 2018

Simpson PL, 2018, 'Criminal Intimacies, Social Exclusion & (in)Justice in Australia — Panel: Beyond & alongside direct measures that criminalise queers', presented at Queer(y)ing Justice in the Global South, Sydney, 11 July 2018 - 13 July 2018

Hardiman D; Simpson PL, 2018, 'Understanding the over-incarceration of lesbian and bisexual women in Australia and problematising probable policy responses', presented at Queer(y)ing Justice in the Global South, Sydney, 11 July 2018 - 13 July 2018

Coles T; Simpson PL; Kariminia A; Butler T, 2017, 'Hepatitis B in the Australian Indigenous Prisoner Population', presented at World Indigenous People's Conference on Viral Hepatitis, Anchorage, Alaska, 08 August 2017 - 09 August 2017

Simpson PL; Guthrie J; Lovell M; Jones J; Butler T, 2017, 'Public health approaches to criminal offending: assessing the extent policymakers are influenced by informed community views', presented at 15th World Congress on Public Health, Melbourne, 03 April 2017 - 07 April 2017

Simpson PL; Simpson M; Adily A; Butler T, 2017, 'The association between prison cell spatial density and infectious and communicable disease: a systematic review', presented at 15th World Congress on Public Health, Melbourne, 03 April 2017 - 07 April 2017

Asquith NL; Dwyer A; Simpson PL, 2016, 'A queer criminal career', presented at 29th Annual Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology conference, Hobart, 29 November 2016 - 02 December 2016

Simpson PL, 2016, 'Prison systems in Australia: trends and impacts', presented at Queer Provocations #4 - Manifesting a world without prisons, Sydney, 27 October 2016 - 27 October 2016

Simpson PL, 2016, ''Health research involving prisoners: ethical issues and gatekeeping', presented at 14th International Communication, Medicine and Ethics conference, Aalborg, Denmark, 04 July 2016 - 06 July 2016

Simpson PL, 2016, 'Betwixt and in-between state and community: health, identity and the distinct qualities of a community-based organisation within the socio-political environment', presented at Queer Provocations, Sydney, 26 February 2016 - 28 February 2016


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