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Prof Maxine Duke

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Chair in Nursing Development and Alfred Deakin Professor

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Nursing & Midwifery

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, La Trobe University, 2002
Master of Education, La Trobe University, 1994
Bachelor of Applied Science (Advanced Nursing), Phillip Inst. of Technology, 1990

Contact

maxine.duke@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 46578

Biography

Alfred Deakin Professor Duke is Head, School of Nursing and Midwifery (SONM) Deakin University, Chair in Nursing Development, Director of Centre for Quality and Patient Safety Research (QPS) and Deputy Executive Dean of the Faculty of Health.

Under Professor Duke's leadership, the SONM has been ranked in the Top 1% of the World's Universities in the recent Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Rankings. Professor Duke is an expert in nursing education with vast experience in higher education. She has led innovations in curriculum development across undergraduate and postgraduate courses and has particular expertise in education and nursing leadership.

As Director of QPS, Professor Duke has overseen an ERA rating of 4 (world leading research). Her own research program is centred on quality, safe patient outcomes from alternative care delivery models such as hospital in the home.

Professor Duke plays an active role on both University and professional committees. She has participated on many cross faculty and departmental endeavours at the University and sat on numerous professional committees including the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council's Nurse Practitioner Accreditation committee and Department of Health and Human Services Clincial training Advisory Groups.

She has authored several book chapters and has published widely in international peer-reviewed journals.

Professor Duke trained at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, is a Registered Nurse, holds a Doctor of Philosophy and a Master of Education from La Trobe University, and a Bachelor of Applied Science (Advanced Nursing) from RMIT University.

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Research interests

Alfred Deakin Professor Duke is an experienced research supervisor and has supervised honours, masters and PhD students undertaking applied clinical research as well as scholarly teaching and learning projects. Her practise background is generalist acute care nursing. Her research program has for the past several years concentrated upon Hospital in the Home (HITH) initiatives. Using a quality and safety framework Professor Duke's research has focussed on the practises that underpin the development of alternative care delivery models such as HITH. In addition she has a body of teaching and learning research focussed curriculum issues, problem-based learning and clinical education methods.

Teaching interests

Professor Duke teaches guest lectures in the area of Home Care and supervises honours, masters and PhD students.

Conferences

McTier, L.,Botti, M & Duke, M. (2012). The enactment of patient participation in medication management during acute episodic illness requiring hospitalisation. ISQua 29th International Conference, Geneva, Switzerland, 21st 24th October 2012.

Beddoes, L., Botti, M & Duke, M. (2012). Physical activities performed by older general medical patients in the acute hospital. ISQua 29th International Conference, Geneva, Switzerland, 21st 24th October 2012.

Duke, M and Botti, M (2011). Pain management: a predictor of quality care in the home environment1st NUS-NUH, International Nursing Conference, 17-19th November 2011.

Duke, M (2011). The Role and Scope of Advanced Practice Nurses in Home Care Capital International Nursing Conference, October 28-30, 2011.

Cohen, E., Botti, M., & Duke, M (2011). Patient participation: a key factor in quality and safety of cancer care. 28th International Conference Hong Kong, 2011.

Cohen, E., Botti, M., Duke, M., & Pallant, J. (2011). Are patients participating in symptom management in acute cancer care?, 28th International Conference Hong Kong, 2011.

Duke, M., Botti, M. & Hunter, S. (2010). Pain management in Hospital in the Home (HITH). Hospital in the Home Conference. Hilton Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria. June 21-22 2010.

Duke, M. (2010). Innovations through practice of teaching, research and holistic nursing practice. Key note address . Diversity and Dynamics of Nursing Science and Art. The 2010 International Conference Patong Beach Phuket Thailand, 7-9 April.

Duke, M. (2010). Global Diversity: Issues in cultural competency of nurses and nurse educators . Key note address . Diversity and Dynamics of Nursing Science and Art. The 2010 International Conference Patong Beach Phuket Thailand, 7-9 April.

King, S., Duke, M & OConnor, B. (2010). Living with motor neurone disease: maintain personal integrity. Neuro Talk. Singapore Expo, Singapore 25-28 June 2010. 

Currey J, Story I, Oldland E, Glanville D, Duke M, Copley D, Considine J (2010). Team-Based Learning Increases Student Engagement in Postgraduate Critical Care Nursing. Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia (HERDSA) International Conference: Reshaping Higher Education Melbourne, July 2010.

Publications

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2018

Comparison of policies for recognising and responding to clinical deterioration across five Victorian health services

J Considine, A Hutchison, H Rawson, A Hutchinson, T Bucknall, T Dunning, M Botti, M Duke, M Street

(2018), Vol. 42, pp. 412-419, Australian health review, Clayton, Vic., C1

journal

Nurse educator confidence in clinical teaching in Vietnam: a cross-sectional study

V Nguyen, M Duke, H Forbes

(2018), Vol. 25, pp. 335-340, Collegian, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Moving knowledge into action for more effective practice, programmes and policy: protocol for a research programme on integrated knowledge translation

I Graham, A Kothari, C McCutcheon, G Alvarez, D Banner, M Botti, T Bucknall, I Botting, J Considine, M Duke, S Dunn, T Dunning, A Gagliardi, H Gainforth, W Gifford, K Harlos, T Horsley, A Hutchinson, M Kastner, S Kreindler, L Li, M MacLeod, E Manias, J Mitchell, T Montini, S Pakhale, M Pearson, B Rasmussen, J Rycroft-Malone, N Salbach, J Salsberg, S Sibbald, K Sibley, D Stacey, H Van Spall, M Watson, A Williamson, D Wright, E Yeung, E Jenkins, S Bahrani, F Bell, L Boland, C Hamilton, J Jull, J Leese, G MacDonald, R McLean, K Mrklas, T Nguyen, K Plamondon, D Rolfe, K Salter, B Wood, I Ormel, M Zych, D Angus, B Beaupre, K Connell, J Edwards, S Fenton, M Gagnon, K Graham, M Harriman, M Hillmer, B Holmes, R Ives, I Jones, K Lee, A Mihalchuk, M McEvoy, W Nicklin, M O'Brien, P Odnokon, S Permack, S Rogalski, H Sabourin, Y Savoie, G Scarrow, R Sheldon, A Sprague, A Tang, C Ulrich, P Valentine, C Weise, G Wells, B Wright, J Brehaut, M Brouwers, C Godfrey, J Grimshaw, J Lavis, F Legare, D Moher, J Presseau, J Squires, S Straus, J Volmink, S Law, A Lyddiatt

(2018), Vol. 13, Implementation science, London, Eng., C1

journal
2017

Questioning skills of clinical facilitators supporting undergraduate nursing students

N Phillips, M Duke, R Weerasuriya

(2017), Vol. 26, pp. 4344-4352, Journal of clinical nursing, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

Development and validation of an instrument to measure nurse educator perceived confidence in clinical teaching

V Nguyen, H Forbes, M Mohebbi, M Duke

(2017), Vol. 19, pp. 498-508, Nursing and health sciences, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

Clinical governance breakdown: Australian cases of wilful blindness and whistleblowing

S Cleary, M Duke

(2017), pp. 1-11, Nursing ethics, London, Eng., C1

journal
2016

Patient participation in pulmonary interventions to reduce postoperative pulmonary complications following cardiac surgery

L Mc Tier, M Botti, M Duke

(2016), Vol. 29, pp. 35-40, Australian Critical Care, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Recognising and responding to 'cutting corners' when providing nursing care: a qualitative study

A Jones, M-J Johnstone, M Duke

(2016), Vol. 25, pp. 2126-2133, Journal of clinical nursing, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

A profile of four patterns of vulnerability to functional decline in older general medicine patients in Victoria, Australia: a cross sectional survey

L Beddoes, D Khaw, M Duke, M Botti

(2016), Vol. 16, pp. 1-12, BMC geriatrics, London, Eng., C1

journal

Comparison of medication policies to guide nursing practice across seven Victorian health services

M Fossum, L Hughes, E Manias, P Bennett, P Dunning, A Hutchinson, J Considine, M Botti, M Duke, T Bucknall

(2016), Vol. 40, pp. 526-532, Australian health review, Clayton, Vic., C1

journal
2015

Patient participation in medication safety during an acute care admission

L McTier, M Botti, M Duke

(2015), Vol. 18, pp. 1744-1756, Health expectations, London, Eng., C1

journal

'Hands-on' assessment: a useful strategy for improving patient safety in emergency departments

A Jones, M Johnstone, M Duke

(2015), Vol. 18, pp. 212-217, Australasian emergency nursing journal, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2014

Patient participation in quality pain management during an acute care admission

L McTier, M Botti, M Duke

(2014), Vol. 30, pp. 316-323, Clinical journal of pain, Sydney, N.S.W., C1

journal

Development of a management algorithm for post-operative pain (MAPP) after total knee and total hip replacement: study rationale and design

M Botti, B Kent, T Bucknall, M Duke, M Johnstone, J Considine, B Redley, S Hunter, R de Steiger, M Holcombe, E Cohen

(2014), Vol. 9, pp. 1-11, Implementation science, London, England, C1

journal
2013

Teaching and learning innovations for postgraduate education in nursing

D Phillips, H Forbes, M Duke

(2013), Vol. 20, pp. 145-151, Collegian, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2012

The virtual maternity clinic : a teaching and learning innovation for midwifery education

D Phillips, M Duke, C Nagle, S Macfarlane, G Karantzas, D Patterson

(2012), pp. 1-6, Nurse education today, Kidlington, England, C1-1

journal
2011

Effectiveness of pain management in hospital in the home programs

M Duke, M Botti, S Hunter

(2011), Vol. 28, pp. 187-194, Clinical journal of pain, Philadelphia, Pa., C1-1

journal
2009

Living with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/motor neurone disease (ALS/MND) : decision-making about 'ongoing change and adaptation

S King, M Duke, B O'Connor

(2009), Vol. 18, pp. 745-754, Journal of clinical nursing, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Students' expectations of the virtual maternity clinic

D Phillips, M Duke, C Nagle, S Macfarlane, G McNolty, P Lane, I Fox, D Patterson

(2009), pp. 791-795, ASCILITE 2009 : Same places, different spaces : Proceedings of the 26th ASCILITE conference, Auckland, New Zealand, E1

conference

Care of family with critically ill patients in emergency departments : evidence based guide for clinical practice

B Redley, M Botti, M Duke

(2009), Saarbru?cken, Germany, A1-1

book

Efficacy of traditional Chinese medicine for the management of constipation: a systematic review

L-W Lin, Y-T Fu, T Dunning, A Zhang, T-H Ho, M Duke, S Lo

(2009), Vol. 15, pp. 1335-1346, Journal of alternative and complementary medicine, New Rochelle, N.Y., C1-1

journal
2008

Patients' experiences of cardiology procedures using minimal conscous sedation

L Beddoes, M Botti, M Duke

(2008), Vol. 37, pp. 196-204, Heart and lung : the journal of acute and critical care, St. Louis, Mo., C1

journal
2006

The trials and tribulations of team-nursing

B O`Connell, M Duke, P Bennett, S Crawford, V Korfiatis

(2006), Vol. 13, pp. 11-17, Collegian : journal of the Royal College of Nursing Australia, Deakin, A.C.T., C1

journal
2005

Tensions and constraints for nurses in hospital-in-home programmes

M Duke, A Street

(2005), Vol. 11, pp. 221-227, International journal of nursing practice, Carlton, Vic., C1

journal
2004

Family member presence during resuscitation in the emergency department: an Australian perspective

B Redley, M Botti, M Duke

(2004), Vol. 16, pp. 295-308, Emergency medicine Australasia, Malden, MA, C1

journal
2003

The impetus for the development of hospital in the home (HITH) programs: a literature review

M Duke, A Street

(2003), Vol. 14, pp. 227-239, Contemporary nurse : a journal for the Australian nursing profession, [Salisbury, S. Aust.], C1

journal

Hospital in the home: constructions of the nursing role - a literature review

M Duke, A Street

(2003), Vol. 12, pp. 852-859, Journal of clinical nursing, New York, N.Y., C1

journal

Developing critical thinking skills through active teaching and learning strategies: a literatre review

P Giam, M Duke

(2003), Vol. 30, pp. 24-31, Singapore nursing journal, Canberra, ACT, C1

journal
2001

On the fast track speeding nurses into the future: a two year bachelor of nursing for graduates of other disciplines

M Duke

(2001), Vol. 8, pp. 14-18, Collegian, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Students perceptions of learning outcomes from group-based, problem-based teaching and learning activities

H Forbes, M Duke, M Prosser

(2001), Vol. 6, pp. 205-217, Advances in health sciences education, Dordrecht, Netherlands, C1-1

journal

The questioning skills of clinical teachers and preceptors: a comparative study

N Phillips, M Duke

(2001), Vol. 33, pp. 523-529, Journal of advanced nursing, Oxford, England, C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Translation of evidence into pain management practices in acute care environments.

Prof Mari Botti, Prof Bridie Kent, Prof Tracey Bucknall, Prof Megan-Jane Johnstone, Prof Maxine Duke, Prof Julie Considine, Ms Rosemary Watts, A/Prof Bernice Redley, Mr Richard de Steiger

ARC Linkage - Projects Rnd 1

  • 2011: $103,683
  • 2010: $40,830

Other Public Sector Funding

Western Health/Deakin Joint Nursing Appointment

Prof Maxine Duke, Dr Wei Wang

  • 2018: $95,336
  • 2017: $167,580
  • 2016: $142,208
  • 2015: $172,520
  • 2014: $14,673

Industry and Other Funding

Translation of evidence into pain management practices in acute care environments.

Prof Mari Botti, Prof Bridie Kent, Prof Tracey Bucknall, Prof Megan-Jane Johnstone, Prof Maxine Duke, Prof Julie Considine, Ms Rosemary Watts, A/Prof Bernice Redley, Mr Richard de Steiger

  • 2011: $15,000
  • 2010: $35,000

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2017

Ngoc Bich Van Nguyen

Thesis entitled: Measuring Nurse Educator Confidence in Clinical Teaching Competence

Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing), School of Nursing & Midwifery

2006

Susan King

Thesis entitled: Negotiating Life Choices: Living with Motor Neurone Disease

Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing), School of Nursing & Midwifery

Associate Supervisor
2017

Lenore Michele Beddoes

Thesis entitled: Functional decline of hospitalised older patients: Quality of 24-hour care

Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing), School of Nursing & Midwifery

2014

Sonja Rickie Cleary

Thesis entitled: NURSE WHISTLEBLOWERS IN AUSTRALIAN HOSPITALS: A CRITICAL CASE STUDY

Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing), School of Nursing & Midwifery

Angela Margaret Jones

Thesis entitled: Patient safety and gaps management by registered nurses

Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing), School of Nursing & Midwifery

2013

Lauren Mc Tier

Thesis entitled: Patient Participation in Treatment in the Context of Acute Care

Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing), School of Nursing & Midwifery

2012

Emma Cohen

Thesis entitled: Patient Participation in Symptom Management in an Acute Oncology Setting

Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing), School of Nursing & Midwifery

2010

Li Wei Lin

Thesis entitled: Managing Constipation in Older People: The Effects of Education and Acupressure

Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing), School of Nursing & Midwifery

2007

Bernice Redley

Thesis entitled: Guidelines for Psychosocial Care of Family of Critically Ill Patients

Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing), School of Nursing & Midwifery