Health Media Appearances

2020 Celebrating 10 Years of the ACBRD 24 August 2020 | Bittersweet Diagnosis  Recently the Australian Centre for Behavioural Research in Diabetes (ACBRD) celebrated their 10th anniversary. I was honoured to be invited to share what this significant milestone meant for me as a person living with diabetes at their webinar event. The more I … Read more Health Media Appearances

Awards and Recognition

2019 Dr Virginia Hagger awarded Deakin University’s Alfred Deakin Medal for Doctoral Thesis Prof Jane Speight included in #LancetWomen  The Lancet’s virtual collection: Profiles of Women Leaders (complied for International Women’s Day) PsychoSocial Aspects of Diabetes Study Group / Novo Nordisk: ‘Science Award’  Lake A, Browne JL, Abraham C, Tumino D, Hines C, Rees G, … Read more Awards and Recognition

Peer-reviewed presentations (2020)

International Conference on Advanced Technologies & Treatments for Diabetes (ATTD): Madrid, Spain; 19-22 February  Baptista S, Wadley G, Bird D, Oldenburg B, Speight J. My Diabetes Coach Research Group. Acceptability of an embodied conversational agent for type 2 diabetes self-management support via a smartphone app: a mixed-methods study (POSTER) Schipp J, Speight J, Holloway E, … Read more Peer-reviewed presentations (2020)

Journal articles (2020)

Araia E, King RM, Pouwer F, Speight J, Hendrieckx C. Psychological correlates of disordered eating in youth with type 1 diabetes: Results from Diabetes MILES Youth – Australia. Pediatric Diabetes, 21(4): 664-672. Baptista S, Wadley G, Bird D, Oldenburg B, Speight J and the My Diabetes Coach Research Group. Acceptability of an embodied conversational agent … Read more Journal articles (2020)

Invited presentations (2019)

ENDIA Study Meeting: Adelaide, Australia; 11 February Hendrieckx C. Psychological aspects of screening for type 1 diabetes risk. Steno Diabetes Centre: Copenhagen, Denmark; 26 February Speight J. The ACBRD: an idea whose time had come. Diabetes UK Professional Conference: Liverpool, United Kingdom; 6-8 March Hendrieckx C. The launch of the Diabetes UK Diabetes & Emotional Health Practical Guide for … Read more Invited presentations (2019)