Therese Kearns

Menzies School of Health Research

Registered to supervise postgraduate research

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Research Output 2009 2018

Calculation of the age of the first infection for skin sores and scabies in five remote communities in northern Australia

Lydeamore, M. J., Campbell, P. T., Cuningham, W., Andrews, R. M., Kearns, T., Clucas, D., Gundjirryirr Dhurrkay, R., Carapetis, J., Tong, S. Y. C., McCaw, J. M. & McVernon, J., 1 Jul 2018, In : Epidemiology and Infection. 146, 9, p. 1194-1201 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review


Cross-Cultural, Aboriginal Language, Discovery Education for Health Literacy and Informed Consent in a Remote Aboriginal Community in the Northern Territory, Australia

M. Shield, J., Kearns, T., Garnggulkpuy Dhurrkay, J., Walpulay, L., Dhurrkay, R. G., Dhurrkay, L. B., Djarpanbuluwuy, V., Andrews, R. & Judd, J., 2018, In : Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease. 3, 1, p. 1-11 11 p., 15

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Open Access
language education

Scabies and risk of skin sores in remote Australian Aboriginal communities: A self-controlled case series study

Aung, P. T. Z., Cuningham, W. G. G., Hwang, K., Andrews, R. M., Carapetis, J., Kearns, T., Clucas, D., McVernon, J., Simpson, J. A., Tong, S. & Campbell, P. T., 25 Jul 2018, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 12, 7, p. 1-11 11 p., e0006668

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Public Health
Northern Territory

Soil-Transmitted Helminths in Children in a Remote Aboriginal Community in the Northern Territory: Hookworm is Rare but Strongyloides stercoralis and Trichuris trichiura Persist

Holt, D., Shield, J., Harris, T., Mounsey, K., Aland, K., McCarthy, J. S., Currie, B. & Kearns, T., 2018, Neglected and Emerging Tropical Diseases in South and Southeast Asia and Northern Australia. Graves, P., Laha, T., Leggat, P. A. & Aye, K. S. (eds.). Basel, Switzerland: MDPI AG, p. 104-112 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Northern Territory
Strongyloides stercoralis

The relative validity of the menzies remote short-item dietary assessment tool (MRSDAT) in aboriginal Australian children aged 6–36 months

Tonkin, E., Kennedy, D., Golley, R., Byrne, R., Rohit, A., Kearns, T., Hanieh, S., Biggs, B. A. & Brimblecombe, J., 10 May 2018, In : Nutrients. 10, 5, p. 1-13 13 p., 590

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Validation Studies
Nutrition Policy
Dietary Guidelines
food groups
nutritional adequacy