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EmPr Maxine Duke

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Emeritus Professor

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Nursing & Midwifery

Campus

Off-Campus (Home)

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 Maxine Duke is Executive Dean (Acting) of the Faculty of Health at Deakin University

She is also Director, Centre for Quality and Patient Safety Research (QPS) and Chair in Nursing Development, Faculty of Health, Deakin University.

Prof Duke led the large and successful School of Nursing and Midwifery at Deakin from Jan 2007-May 2018. The School has approximately 3000 students and 85+ staff. Her leadership saw the School consistently meet and exceed in all key areas of performance over the 11 years culminating in the School being ranked 28 in the world in the 2018 Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Rankings. Prof Duke currently leads the Strategic Research Centre, QPS assisting it to grow performance and deliver world leading research as judged in the Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) rankings. Her own research program is centred on quality, safe patient outcomes from alternative care delivery models such as hospital in the home. She is also 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 university administration and leadership.

Integral to the success of the School and the Centre for Quality and Patient Safety (QPS) is the integrated health services partnership that Prof Duke has grown and nurtured leading significant developments that have fostered sustainability and increased performance.

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 the Department of Health and Human Services Clinical Training Advisory Groups.

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

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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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2020

Vital sign abnormalities as predictors of clinical deterioration in subacute care patients: A prospective case-time-control study

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

(2020), Vol. 108, pp. 1-9, International Journal of Nursing Studies, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article
2019

Clinical governance breakdown: Australian cases of wilful blindness and whistleblowing

S Cleary, M Duke

(2019), Vol. 26, pp. 1039-1049, Nursing ethics, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Characteristics and outcomes of emergency interhospital transfers from subacute to acute care for clinical deterioration

Julie Considine, Maryann Street, Tracey Bucknall, Helen Rawson, Anastasia Hutchison, Trisha Dunning, Mari Botti, Maxine Duke, Mohammadreza Mohebbi, Alison Hutchinson

(2019), Vol. 31, pp. 117-124, International journal for quality in health care, Oxford, Eng., C1

journal article

Timing of emergency interhospital transfers from subacute to acute care and patient outcomes: a prospective cohort study

Julie Considine, Maryann Street, Alison Hutchinson, Tracey Bucknall, Helen Rawson, Anastasia Hutchinson, Trisha Dunning, Maxine Duke, Mohammadreza Mohebbi, Mari Botti

(2019), Vol. 91, pp. 77-85, International journal of nursing studies, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

The dose of physical activity to minimise functional decline in older general medical patients receiving 24-hr acute care: a systematic scoping review

Lenore Ley, Damien Khaw, Maxine Duke, Mari Botti

(2019), Vol. 28, pp. 3049-3064, Journal of clinical nursing, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article

Resuscitation Status and Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients Transferred From Subacute Care To Acute Care Hospitals: A Multi?Site Prospective Cohort Study

Maryann Street, P Dunning, Tracey Bucknall, Alison Hutchinson, Helen Rawson, Anastasia Hutchinson, Mari Botti, Maxine Duke, Mohammadreza Mohebbi, Julie Considine

(2019), pp. 1-10, Journal of Clinical Nursing, London, Eng., C1

journal article
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 article

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 article

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 article

The effect of preparation strategies, qualification and professional background on clinical nurse educator confidence

Van Nguyen, Helen Forbes, Mohammadreza Mohebbi, Maxine Duke

(2018), Vol. 74, pp. 2351-2362, Journal of advanced nursing, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article
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 article

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 article
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 article

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 article

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 article

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 article
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 article

'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 article
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, C1

journal article

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 article
2013

The Virtual Maternity Clinic: A teaching and learning innovation for midwifery education

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

(2013), Vol. 33, pp. 1224-1229, Nurse Education Today, C1-1

journal article

Teaching and learning innovations for postgraduate education in nursing

D Phillips, H Forbes, M Duke

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

journal article
2012

Effectiveness of pain management in hospital in the home programs

M Duke, M Botti, S Hunter

(2012), Vol. 28, pp. 187-194, Clinical Journal of Pain, C1-1

journal article
2009

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

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, C1

journal article

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 article

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 - The Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education, E1

conference
2008

Patients' experiences of cardiology procedures using minimal conscious sedation

L Beddoes, M Botti, M Duke

(2008), Vol. 37, pp. 196-204, Heart and Lung: Journal of Acute and Critical Care, C1

journal article
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 (Royal College of Nursing, Australia), C1

journal article
2005

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

M Duke, A Street

(2005), Vol. 11, pp. 221-227, International Journal of Nursing Practice, C1

journal article
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, EMA - Emergency Medicine Australasia, C1

journal article
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, C1

journal article

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, C1

journal article

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 article
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 article

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, C1-1

journal article

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, C1-1

journal article

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

  • 2020: $105,500
  • 2019: $200,017
  • 2018: $199,137
  • 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
2019

Ashlyn Sahay

Thesis entitled: The Impact of Nurse-to-Nurse Interactions on Patient Safety Outcomes: A Qualitative Study of Australian Graduate Nurses and Nurse Leaders

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

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