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Prof Maxine Duke

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Head of School and Alfred Deakin Professor

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Nursing and Midwif.

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

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

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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2016

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

Dr Lauren McTier, Prof Mari Botti, Prof Maxine 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

Ms Angela Jones, Prof Megan-Jane Johnstone, Prof Maxine 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

Ms Lenore Ley, Mr Damien Khaw, Prof Maxine Duke, Prof Mari 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

Dr Mariann Fossum, Mrs Lee Hughes, Prof Elizabeth Manias, Prof Paul Bennett, Prof Trisha Dunning, Prof Alison Hutchinson, Prof Julie Considine, Prof Mari Botti, Prof Maxine Duke, Prof Tracey 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

Dr Lauren McTier, Prof Mari Botti, Prof Maxine 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

Ms Angela Jones, Prof Megan-Jane Johnstone, Prof Maxine 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

Dr Lauren McTier, Prof Mari Botti, Prof Maxine 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

Prof Mari Botti, Prof Bridie Kent, Prof Tracey Bucknall, Prof Maxine Duke, Prof Megan-Jane Johnstone, Prof Julie Considine, A/Prof Bernice Redley, Ms Susan Elizabeth Hunter, Mr Richard de Steiger, Marlene Holcombe, Dr Emma Cohen

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

journal
2013

Teaching and learning innovations for postgraduate education in nursing

A/Prof Diane Phillips, A/Prof Helen Forbes, Prof Maxine 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

A/Prof Diane Phillips, Prof Maxine Duke, A/Prof Catherine Nagle, Ms Susie Macfarlane, A/Prof Gery Karantzas, A/Prof Denise Patterson

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

journal
2011

Effectiveness of pain management in hospital in the home programs

Prof Maxine Duke, Prof Mari Botti, Ms Susan Elizabeth Hunter

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

journal
2009

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

A/Prof Bernice Redley, Prof Mari Botti, Prof Maxine Duke

(2009), Saarbru¿cken, Germany, A1-1

book

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

Dr Susan King, Prof Maxine Duke, Prof Barrie O'Connor

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

journal

Students' expectations of the virtual maternity clinic

A/Prof Diane Phillips, Prof Maxine Duke, A/Prof Catherine Nagle, Ms Susie Macfarlane, Mr Glenn Mcnolty, Mr Peter Lane, Mr Ian Fox, A/Prof Denise Patterson

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

conference
2008

Patients' experiences of cardiology procedures using minimal conscous sedation

Ms Lenore Ley, Prof Mari Botti, Prof Maxine 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

Prof Beverly O'Connell, Prof Maxine Duke, Mr Peter Bennett, Ms Sharyn Crawford, Vanessa 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

Prof Maxine Duke, Annette Fay 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

A/Prof Bernice Redley, Prof Mari Botti, Prof Maxine Duke

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

journal
2003

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

Prof Maxine Duke, Annette Fay Street

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

journal

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

Prof Maxine Duke, Annette Fay Street

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

journal

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

Poh Eng Giam, Prof Maxine Duke

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

journal
2001

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

H Forbes, Prof Maxine 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

A/Prof Nikki Phillips, Prof Maxine Duke

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

journal

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

Prof Maxine Duke

(2001), Vol. 8, pp. 14-18, Collegian, Deakin, A.C.T., C1-1

journal

Grants

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

  • 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

Data will be available in 2017