Amelia is a Research Fellow at the ACBRD. She joined the Centre as a PhD candidate and Associate Research Fellow in 2013 to manage the Diabetes and Eye Health Project, a Vision 2020 Australia-funded program to promote retinal screening for those at increased risk of vision loss from diabetic retinopathy. Amelia’s current role involves management of the qualitative sub-study of the NHMRC-funded GP-OSMOTIC trial (examining the role of retrospective continuous glucose monitoring in adults with type 2 diabetes in primary care). Amelia has a Graduate Diploma in Psychology . She has considerable experience in the management of research projects, including randomised controlled trials and process evaluations. Amelia’s principle research interests focus on methods to promote translation and uptake of research findings in preventative health, the self-management of chronic conditions and in promoting health behaviour change. Amelia has a special interest in working with consumer and health professional groups to enable translation of evidence-based research into practice.
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