Dr Scott Mccoombe

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer in Public Health

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Medicine

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

Research interests

Infectious Diseases

Medical Education

Rural Health

Cancer

Indigneous Health

Publications

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2017

The extracellular matrix in cancer progression: role of hyalectan proteoglycans and ADAMTS enzymes

M Binder, S McCoombe, E Williams, D McCulloch, A Ward

(2017), Vol. 385, pp. 55-64, Cancer letters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Nutrition practice and knowledge of first-year medical students

R Perlstein, S McCoombe, S Macfarlane, A Bell, C Nowson

(2017), Vol. 2017, pp. 1-10, Journal of biomedical education, Cairo, Egypt, C1

journal
2016

Medical students' perceptions regarding the importance of nutritional knowledge and their confidence in providing competent nutrition practice

R Perlstein, S McCoombe, C Shaw, C Nowson

(2016), Vol. 140, pp. 27-34, Public health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2015

Visualization of HIV-1 interactions with penile and foreskin epithelia: clues for female-to-male HIV transmission

M Dinh, M Anderson, M McRaven, G Cianci, S McCoombe, Z Kelley, C Gioia, A Fought, A Rademaker, R Veazey, T Hope

(2015), Vol. 11, pp. 1-20, PLoS pathogens, San Francisco, Calif., C1

journal
2014

Short-chain fatty acids increase expression and secretion of stromal cell-derived factor-1 in mouse and human pre-adipocytes.

V Vangaveti, C Rush, L Thomas, R Rasalam, U Malabu, S McCoombe, R Kennedy

(2014), Vol. 13, pp. 532-542, Hormones (Athens), Athens, 115 25 Greece, C1

journal
2013

The effect of physical activity on psychological distress, cortisol and obesity: results of the farming fit intervention program

S Brumby, A Chandrasekara, P Kremer, S Torres, S McCoombe, P Lewandowski

(2013), Vol. 13, pp. 1-15, BMC public health, London, England, C1

journal

Defining the interaction of HIV-1 with the mucosal barriers of the female reproductive tract

A Carias, S McCoombe, M McRaven, M Anderson, N Galloway, N Vandergrift, A Fought, J Lurain, M Duplantis, R Veazey, T Hope

(2013), Vol. 87, pp. 11388-11400, Journal of virology, Washington, D.C., C1-1

journal
2012

Cardiovascular risk factors and psychological distress in Australian farming communities

S Brumby, A Chandrasekara, S McCoombe, P Kremer, P Lewandowski

(2012), Vol. 20, pp. 131-137, Australian journal of rural health, Richmond, Vic., C1

journal
2011

Farmers with acute chest pain are uncertain how and when to seek help : A pilot study

T Baker, S McCoombe, C Mercer-Grant, S Brumby

(2011), Vol. 23, pp. 1-9, Emergency medicine Australasia, Richmond, Vic., C1

journal

Farming fit? Dispelling the Australian agrarian myth.

S Brumby, A Chandrasekara, S McCoombe, P Kremer, P Lewandowski

(2011), Vol. 4, BMC Research Notes, London, England, C1

journal

Reducing psychological distress and obesity in Australian farmers by promoting physical activity

S Brumby, A Chandrasekara, S McCoombe, S Torres, P Kremer, P Lewandowski

(2011), Vol. 11, pp. 1-7, BMC Public Health, London, England, C1

journal

Chest pain in rural communities ; balancing decisions and distance

T Baker, S McCoombe, C Mercer-Grant, S Brumby

(2011), Vol. 23, pp. 337-345, Emergency medicine Australasia, Melbourne, Vic., C1-1

journal
2007

Penile infection by HIV, male circumcision and STI's

S McCoombe

(2007), ISSTDR 2007 : Proceedings of the 17th International Society for Sexually Transmitted Disease Research, 2007, Seattle, Washington, E1-1

conference
2006

Interactions of HIV with the genital mucosa

S McCoombe, T Hope

(2006), pp. 1-1, CONRAD 2006 : Biomarkers for evaluating vaginal microbicides and contraceptives : discovery and validation : Proceedings of the 2006 Biomarkers Conference, Reston, Virginia, E1-1

conference

Sperm immobilizing properties of lemon juice

G Clarke, S McCoombe, R Short

(2006), Vol. 85, pp. 1529-1530, Fertility and sterility, Elsevier, C1-1

journal

Potential HIV -1 target cells in the human penis

S McCoombe, R Short

(2006), Vol. 20, pp. 1491-1495, AIDS, Philadelphia, PA, C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

Other Public Sector Funding

Farming Fit?: Depression and obesity in farm men and women

Prof Susan Brumby, Dr Ananda Chandrasekara, Dr Scott Mccoombe, Dr Peter Kremer, A/Prof Paul Lewandowski

  • 2011: $49,650
  • 2010: $39,720
  • 2009: $9,930

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2014

Gregory Van Egmond

Thesis entitled: Acute postprandial effects of high fat ingestion on oxidative status

Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine), School of Medicine