Dr Anna Wong Shee

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Position

Clinical Associate Professor

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Medicine

Campus

Off-Campus (Home)

Biography

Anna Wong Shee is a registered Physiotherapist who completed her PhD in 2013. Anna holds a conjoint position with Deakin University and Ballarat Health Services (BHS).  Anna's role as a Clinical Associate Professor of Allied Health is to develop Allied Health research capacity and capability at BHS and in the Grampians region.  

Anna is an early career researcher interested in health services research and research translation.  Since commencing in her current role in 2017 she has obtained two research grants worth over $160,000.  Anna has obtained Department of Health and Human Services funding for two allied health positions, one in clinical education and one in research translation, (over $250,000 per annum), for the health service. Anna is a member of the Victorian DHHS Allied Health Research and Translation steering committee.

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Career highlights

Peer review papers
Brown A, Twomey D, Wong Shee A. (2018) Evaluating mild traumatic brain injury management at a regional emergency department. BMJ Injury Prevention doi.10.1135/injuryprev-2018-042865

Odgers J, Fitzpatrick D, Day K, Penney W, Wong Shee A. (2018) No one said he was dying: Families’ experiences of end-of-life care in an acute setting. Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing 35(3)

Wong Shee A, Robertson C, McKenzie A, Frawley N, Lodge J, Versace V, Corboy D, & Nagle C. (2018). Implementing an intervention to promote normal labour and birth: a study of clinicians’ perceptions. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 54(S1), 126

Frawley N, Wong Shee A, Robertson C, McKenzie A, Lodge J, Versace V, Shotton A, Sturmfels K, & Nagle C. (2018). Engaging with pregnancy care providers: an interview study of teenage women. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 54(S1), 20

Ollerenshaw A, Yates M, Wong Shee A. (2017) Towards good dementia care: An Online Dementia Pathways Tool for rural and regional primary health practitioners. Australian Journal of Rural Health 26(2):112-118.  doi: 10.1111/ajr.12376. Epub 2017 Aug 29

Brown A, Twomey D, Wong Shee A. (2017) Are patients with concussion getting optimal discharge advice at a regional emergency department? Australian Journal of Rural Health doi.org/10.1111/ajr.12397

Wong Shee A, Clapperton A, Finch CF. (2016) Increasing trend in the frequency of sports injuries treated at an Australian regional hospital. Australian Journal of Rural Health. doi10.1111/ajr.12274

Finch CF, Donaldson A, Gabbe B, Muhammad, A, Wong Shee A, Lloyd D, Cook J. (2016) The evolution of multi-agency partnerships for safety over the course of research engagement: Experiences from the NoGAPS project. Injury Prevention. doi:10.1136/injuryprev-2015-041922

Wong Shee A, Clapperton A, Finch CF. (2015) Rural vs Metro: Geographical differences in sports injury hospital admissions across Victoria. Medical Journal of Australia. 203(7): 288

Finch CF, Stephan K, Wong Shee A, Hill K, Haines T, Clemson L, Day L. (2014) Identifying clusters of falls-related hospital admissions to inform population targets for prioritising falls prevention programs. Injury Prevention. doi:10.1136/injuryprev-2014-041351

Wong Shee A, Clapperton A, Finch CF. (2014) Rural vs metro: Geographical differences in sports injury healthcare burden in Victoria. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 18(1):e118-e119 doi: 10.1016/j.jsams.2014.11.084

Wong Shee A, Clapperton A, Finch CF. (2014) The impact of sports injuries on a regional health service. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport 18 (1):e119 doi: 10.1016/j.jsams.2014.11.085

Finch CF, Wong Shee A, Clapperton A. (2014). Time to add a new priority target for child injury prevention? The case for an excess burden associated with sport and exercise injury. BMJ Open. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005043

Wong Shee A, Phillips B, Hill K, Dodd K. (2014) Feasibility and acceptability of a volunteer-mediated diversional therapy program for older patients with cognitive impairment. Geriatric Nursing. doi:10.1016/j.gerinurse.2014.03.005

White P, Wong Shee A, Finch CF. (2013) Independent appraiser assessment of the quality, methodological rigour and transparency of the development of the 2008 international consensus statement on concussion in sport. British Journal of Sports Medicine. doi:10.1136/bjsports-2013-092720

Wong Shee A, Phillips B, Hill K, Dodd K. (2013) Feasibility, acceptability and effectiveness of an electronic sensor bed/chair alarm in reducing falls in patients with cognitive impairment in a sub-acute ward. Journal of Nursing Care Quality. 29(3): 253-62

Professional activities

Higher degree supervision and examination

2015     Honours co-supervisor, Federation University Australia
An evaluation of emergency department management of mild traumatic brain injury in adults 16 years and older in a regional health setting

Awards

2014    Australian Centre for Research into Injury in Sport and its Prevention Best Paper
2010    La Trobe University Faculty of Health Sciences Postgraduate Support Grant
2010    Victorian Rural Allied Health Postgraduate scholarship

Projects

The success of research implementation strategies on evidence-based decision-making by allied health managers: a randomised controlled trial (NHMRC Partnership Project)

Outpatient service utilization and outcomes for people referred with voice, swallowing and airways management at a large regional health service (UoM Masters)

Developing research priorities for a pharmacy service in a large regional health service – Codesign approach (Ballarat Health Services)

Does a targeted, online, interactive teaching module improve medical students’ medical imaging knowledge acquisition and clinical application? (Deakin Clinical School- Ballarat)

GPs perceived utility of an online dementia management resource to diagnose and manage cognitive impairment and dementia (Ballarat Health Services)
Funding: $101,077 recurrent funding – Allied Health clinical education role, $123,500 recurrent funding – Allied Health research translation role

The PROTECT trial -Developing a best practice, preoperative exercise therapy ‘prehabilitation’ model for patients with prostate, colon and breast cancer, in the Grampians region of Victoria
Funding: Western Alliance Grants in Aid scheme, 2018 ($98,000)
Team: Grace et al.

Determining best practice for the management of teenage pregnancy in rural and regional health services
Funding: Western Alliance Grants in Aid scheme, 2017 ($65,000)
Team: Frawley et al.

Publications

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2019

Implementing an intervention to promote normal labour and birth: a study of clinicians' perceptions

Anna Wong Shee, Cate Nagle, Denise Corboy, Vincent Versace, Carolyn Robertson, Natasha Frawley, AnneMarie McKenzie, Julie Lodge

(2019), Vol. 70, pp. 46-53, Midwifery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2018

Towards good dementia care: awareness and uptake of an online dementia pathways tool for rural and regional primary health practitioners

A Ollerenshaw, A Wong Shee, M Yates

(2018), Vol. 26, pp. 112-118, Australian journal of rural health, Richmond, Vic., C1

journal

Evaluating mild traumatic brain injury management at a regional emergency department

Ashlee Brown, Dara Twomey, Anna Wong Shee

(2018), Vol. 24, pp. 390-394, Injury prevention, London, Eng., C1

journal
2016

The evolution of multiagency partnerships for safety over the course of research engagement: experiences from the NoGAPS project

Caroline Finch, Alex Donaldson, Belinda Gabbe, Akram Muhammad, Anna Wong Shee, David Lloyd, Jill Cook

(2016), Vol. 22, pp. 386-391, Injury prevention, London, Eng., C1

journal
2015

Identifying clusters of falls-related hospital admissions to inform population targets for prioritising falls prevention programmes

Caroline Finch, Karen Stephan, Anna Wong Shee, Keith Hill, Terry Haines, Lindy Clemson, Lesley Day

(2015), Vol. 21, pp. 254-259, Injury prevention, London, Eng., C1

journal
2014

Feasibility and acceptability of a volunteer-mediated diversional therapy program for older patients with cognitive impairment

Anna Wong Shee, Bev Phillips, Keith Hill, Karen Dodd

(2014), Vol. 35, pp. 300-305, Geriatric nursing, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Time to add a new priority target for child injury prevention? The case for an excess burden associated with sport and exercise injury: population-based study

Caroline Finch, Anna Wong Shee, Angela Clapperton

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 1-6, BMJ open, London, Eng., C1

journal

Feasibility, acceptability, and effectiveness of an electronic sensor bed/chair alarm in reducing falls in patients with cognitive impairment in a subacute ward

Anna Wong Shee, Bev Phillips, Keith Hill, Karen Dodd

(2014), Vol. 29, pp. 253-262, Journal of nursing care quality, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

journal

Independent appraiser assessment of the quality, methodological rigour and transparency of the development of the 2008 international consensus statement on concussion in sport

Peta White, Anna Wong Shee, Caroline Finch

(2014), Vol. 48, pp. 130-135, British Journal of Sports Medicine, ,London, Eng., C1

journal
2012

Comparison of two fall risk assessment tools (FRATs) targeting falls prevention in sub-acute care.

A Wong Shee, B Phillips, K Hill

(2012), Vol. 55, pp. 653-659, Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

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Supervisions

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