A/Prof. Steve Bowe

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Professor

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

Office of Faculty of Health

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

s.bowe@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 46745

Biography

Senior Research Fellow - Biostatistics Unit

Steve is currently a senior research fellow with the Faculty of Health's Biostatistics unit.

Senior Lecturer / Lecturer
Steve has previously lectured in applied statistics at undergraduate and post-graduate levels at Swinburne University of Technology, RMIT University. He taught and co-ordinated both online and face-to-face classes.

From 2003-2012, Steve lectured in Biostatistics and coordinated courses at all levels and conducted numerous face-to-face, online distance learning lectures and workshops to post-graduate biostatistics and clinical epidemiology students at the University of Newcastle.

Prior to 2003, he was a mathematics teacher and taught in a range of high schools throughout NSW and NT, Australia.

Research

He worked as a Senior Research Fellow (biostatistician) at the Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer (CBRC) at The Cancer Council Victoria, Australia.

He completed his PhD in Applied Biostatistics at the School of Medicine and Public Health, The University of Newcastle NSW in 2011.

Steve has co-authored over 20 journal publications and has co-supervised several higher research degree students.

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Publications

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2019

Relative effects of postnatal rapid growth and maternal factors on early childhood growth trajectories

Miaobing Zheng, Steven Bowe, Kylie Hesketh, Kristy Bolton, Rachel Laws, Peter Kremer, Ken Ong, Sandrine Lioret, Elizabeth Denney-Wilson, Karen Campbell

(2019), Vol. 33, pp. 172-180, Paediatric and perinatal epidemiology, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Cost-effectiveness of an intervention to reduce fear of cancer recurrence: the ConquerFear randomized controlled trial

Sophy Shih, Phyllis Butow, Steven Bowe, Belinda Thewes, Jane Turner, Jemma Gilchrist, Cathrine Mihalopoulos, ConquerFear research group

(2019), Vol. 28, pp. 1071-1079, Psychooncology, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

Driving change: a partnership study protocol using shared emergency department data to reduce alcohol-related harm

Peter Miller, Nicolas Droste, Diana Egerton-Warburton, David Caldicott, Gordian Fulde, Nadine Ezard, Paul Preisz, Andrew Walby, Martyn Lloyd-Jones, Julian Stella, Michael Sheridan, Tim Baker, Michael Hall, Anthony Shakeshaft, Alys Havard, Steve Bowe, Petra Staiger, Catherine D'Este, Chris Doran, Kerri Coomber, Shannon Hyder, Daniel Barker, Jonathan Shepherd

(2019), Vol. 31, pp. 942-947, Emergency medicine Australia, Chichester, Eng., C1

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The new version of the pictorial scale of perceived movement skill competence in spanish children: evidence of validity and reliability

I Estevan, J Molina-Garca, A Queralt, S Bowe, G Abbott, L Barnett

(2019), Vol. 15, pp. 35-54, RICYDE: revista internacional de ciencias del deporte, Spain, C1

journal

Cost-effectiveness of community-based childhood obesity prevention interventions in Australia

Jaithri Ananthapavan, Phuong Nguyen, Steven Bowe, Gary Sacks, Ana Mantilla Herrera, Boyd Swinburn, Vicki Brown, Rohan Sweeney, Anita Lal, Claudia Strugnell, Marj Moodie

(2019), Vol. 43, pp. 1102-1112, International journal of obesity, London, Eng., C1

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Enterococcal bacteraemia "silent but deadly": a population?based cohort study

Ivana Cabiltes, Sarah Coghill, Steven Bowe, Eugene Athan

(2019), pp. 1-24, Internal medicine journal, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

Risk-based licensing of alcohol venues and emergency department injury presentations in two Australian states

Ashlee Curtis, Steven Bowe, Kerri Coomber, Kathryn Graham, Tanya Chikritzhs, Kypros Kypri, Peter Miller

(2019), Vol. 70, pp. 99-106, International journal of drug policy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Is injury associated with team performance in elite Australian football? 20 years of player injury and team performance data that include measures of individual player value

D Hoffman, D Dwyer, S Bowe, P Clifton, P Gastin

(2019), pp. 1-6, British journal of sports medicine, London, Eng., C1

journal

Evaluating the impact of an electronic application of the dynamic appraisal of situational aggression with an embedded aggression prevention protocol on aggression and restrictive interventions on a forensic mental health unit

T Maguire, M Daffern, S Bowe, B McKenna

(2019), Vol. 28, pp. 1186-1197, International journal of mental health nursing, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

A low-fat diet up-regulates expression of fatty acid taste receptor gene FFAR4 in fungiform papillae in humans: a co-twin randomised controlled trial

A Costanzo, D Liu, C Nowson, K Duesing, N Archer, S Bowe, R Keast

(2019), Vol. 122, pp. 1212-1220, British journal of nutrition, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal

Functional measures of sarcopenia: prevalence, and associations with functional disability in 10,892 adults aged 65 years and over from six lower- and middle-income countries

S Brennan-Olsen, S Bowe, P Kowal, N Naidoo, N Quashie, G Eick, S Agrawal, C D?Este

(2019), Vol. 105, pp. 609-618, Calcified Tissue International, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Differential exposure to job stressors: a comparative analysis between migrant and Australia-born workers

X Liu, S Bowe, A Milner, L Li, L Too, A Lamontagne

(2019), Vol. 63, pp. 975-989, Annals of work exposures and health, Oxford, Eng., C1

journal

Which specific modes of exercise training are most effective for treating low back pain? Network meta-analysis

P Owen, C Miller, N Mundell, S Verswijveren, S Tagliaferri, H Brisby, S Bowe, D Belavy

(2019), pp. 1-12, British Journal of Sports Medicine, Loughborough, Eng., C1

journal

Job insecurity: a comparative analysis between migrant and native workers in Australia

X Liu, S Bowe, A Milner, L Li, L Too, A Lamontagne

(2019), Vol. 16, pp. 1-14, International journal of environmental research and public health, Basel, Switzerland, C1

journal
2018

The current epidemiology of injecting drug use-associated infective endocarditis in Victoria, Australia in the midst of increasing crystal methamphetamine use

A Wright, O Otome, C Harvey, S Bowe, E Athan

(2018), pp. 484-488, Heart, lung and circulation, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Who can best report on children's motor competence: parents, teachers, or the children themselves?

I Estevan, J Molina-Garca, S Bowe, O lvarez, I Castillo, L Barnett

(2018), Vol. 34, pp. 1-9, Psychology of sport and exercise, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Operative shoulder instability injury management in Australian Football League players: a case series

J Bonacci, B Manson, S Bowe, S Gill, H Seward, G Hoy, R Page

(2018), Vol. 21, pp. 760-764, Journal of science and medicine in sport, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Risk assessment and subsequent nursing interventions in a forensic mental health inpatient setting: associations and impact on aggressive behaviour

Tessa Maguire, Michael Daffern, Steven Bowe, Brian McKenna

(2018), Vol. 27, pp. e971-e983, Journal of clinical nursing, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

Psychometric evaluation of the 'evidence based practice competencies questionnaire - cerebral palsy'

Claire Kerr, Steven Bowe, Koki Miyazaki, Christine Imms

(2018), Vol. 38, pp. 305-315, Physical & occupational therapy in pediatrics, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal

Evidence of reliability and validity for the pictorial scale of perceived movement skill competence in Spanish children

I Estevan, J Molina-Garca, G Abbott, S Bowe, I Castillo, L Barnett

(2018), Vol. 6, pp. S205-S222, Journal of motor learning and development, Champaign, Ill., C1

journal

Arthritis diagnosis and symptoms are positively associated with specific physical job exposures in lower- and middle-income countries: cross-sectional results from the World Health Organization's Study on global AGEing and adult health (SAGE)

Sharon Brennan-Olsen, Svetlana Solovieva, Eira Viikari-Juntura, Ilana Ackerman, Steven Bowe, Paul Kowal, Nirmala Naidoo, Somnath Chatterji, Anita Wluka, Michelle Leech, Richard Page, Kerrie Sanders, Fernando Gomez, Gustavo Duque, Darci Green, Mohammadreza Mohebbi

(2018), Vol. 18, pp. 1-12, BMC public health, London, Eng., C1

journal

Web-based intervention to improve quality of life in late stage bipolar disorder (ORBIT): randomised controlled trial protocol

Kathryn Fletcher, Fiona Foley, Neil Thomas, Erin Michalak, Lesley Berk, Michael Berk, Steve Bowe, Sue Cotton, Lidia Engel, Sheri Johnson, Steven Jones, Michael Kyrios, Sara Lapsley, Cathrine Mihalopoulos, Tania Perich, Greg Murray

(2018), Vol. 18, pp. 1-13, BMC psychiatry, London, Eng., C1

journal

Depression and chronic diseases: co-occurrence and communality of risk factors

Mojtaba Lotfaliany, Steven Bowe, Paul Kowal, Liliana Orellana, Michael Berk, Mohammadreza Mohebbi

(2018), Vol. 241, pp. 461-468, Journal of affective disorders, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2017

Why sample selection matters in exploratory factor analysis: implications for the 12-item World Health Organization Disability Assessment Schedule 2.0

C Gaskin, S Lambert, S Bowe, L Orellana

(2017), Vol. 17, pp. 1-9, BMC medical research methodology, London, Eng., C1

journal

Prevalence of arthritis according to age, sex and socioeconomic status in six low and middle income countries: analysis of data from the World Health Organization study on global AGEing and adult health (SAGE) Wave 1

S Brennan-Olsen, X Cook, M Leech, S Bowe, P Kowal, N Naidoo, I Ackerman, R Page, S Hosking, J Pasco, M Mohebbi

(2017), Vol. 18, pp. 1-12, BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, London, Eng., C1

journal

Public attitudes towards gambling product harm and harm reduction strategies: an online study of 16-88 year olds in Victoria, Australia

S Thomas, M Randle, A Bestman, H Pitt, S Bowe, S Cowlishaw, M Daube

(2017), Vol. 14, pp. 1-11, Harm reduction journal, London, Eng., C1

journal

Health-related quality of life for immediate versus delayed androgen-deprivation therapy in patients with asymptomatic, non-curable prostate cancer (TROG 03.06 and VCOG PR 01-03 [TOAD]): a randomised, multicentre, non-blinded, phase 3 trial.

G Duchesne, H Woo, M King, S Bowe, M Stockler, A Ames, C D'Este, M Frydenberg, A Loblaw, S Malone, J Millar, K Tai, S Turner

(2017), Vol. 18, pp. 1192-1201, Lancet oncology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Predicting aggressive behaviour in acute forensic mental health units: a re-examination of the dynamic appraisal of situational aggression's predictive validity

T Maguire, M Daffern, S Bowe, B McKenna

(2017), Vol. 26, pp. 472-481, International journal of mental health nursing, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

A comparative content analysis of media reporting of sports betting in Australia: lessons for public health media advocacy approaches

J David, S Thomas, M Randle, S Bowe, M Daube

(2017), Vol. 17, pp. 1-13, BMC public health, London, Eng., C1

journal

Impact of informal caregiving on older adults' physical and mental health in low-income and middle-income countries: a cross-sectional, secondary analysis based on the WHO's Study on global AGEing and adult health (SAGE).

S Lambert, S Bowe, P Livingston, L Heckel, S Cook, P Kowal, L Orellana

(2017), Vol. 7, BMJ open, London, Eng., C1

journal
2016

Construct validity of the pictorial scale of perceived movement skill competence

L Barnett, S Vazou, G Abbott, S Bowe, L Robinson, N Ridgers, J Salmon

(2016), Vol. 22, pp. 294-302, Psychology of sport and exercise, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Young children's transfer of learning from a touchscreen device

B Huber, J Tarasuik, M Antoniou, C Garrett, S Bowe, J Kaufman, T Swinburne Babylab Team

(2016), Vol. 56, pp. 56-64, Computers in human behavior, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

A combination of omega-3 fatty acids, folic acid and B-group vitamins is superior at lowering homocysteine than omega-3 alone: a meta-analysis

S Dawson, S Bowe, T Crowe

(2016), Vol. 36, pp. 499-508, Nutrition research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Timing of androgen-deprivation therapy in patients with prostate cancer with a rising PSA (TROG 03.06 and VCOG PR 01-03 [TOAD]): a randomised, multicentre, non-blinded, phase 3 trial

G Duchesne, H Woo, J Bassett, S Bowe, C D'Este, M Frydenberg, M King, L Ledwich, A Loblaw, S Malone, J Millar, R Milne, R Smith, N Spry, M Stockler, R Syme, K Tai, S Turner

(2016), Vol. 17, pp. 727-737, Lancet oncology, London, Eng., C1

journal

Validity and reliability of a pictorial instrument for assessing perceived motor competence in Portuguese children

V Lopes, L Barnett, L Saraiva, C Gonalves, S Bowe, G Abbott, L Rodrigues

(2016), Vol. 42, pp. 666-674, Child: care, health and development, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

Observable characteristics associated with alcohol intoxication within licensed entertainment venues in Australia

K Coomber, A Pennay, N Droste, R Mayshak, F Martino, S Bowe, P Miller

(2016), Vol. 36, pp. 8-14, International journal of drug policy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2015

Drug use in Australian nightlife settings: estimation of prevalence and validity of self-report

P Miller, A Curtis, R Jenkinson, N Droste, S Bowe, A Pennay

(2015), Vol. 110, pp. 1803-1810, Addiction, London, Eng., C1

journal

A systematic review and meta-analysis of behaviourally based psychological interventions and pharmacological interventions for trichotillomania

R Slikboer, M Nedeljkovic, S Bowe, R Moulding

(2015), Vol. In press, pp. 1-13, Clinical psychologist, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

A longitudinal analysis of self-prescribed complementary and alternative medicine use by a nationally representative sample of 19,783 Australian women, 2006-2010

S Bowe, J Adams, C Lui, D Sibbritt

(2015), Vol. 23, pp. 699-704, Complementary therapies in medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal
2014

Web-based alcohol screening and brief intervention for university students: a randomized trial

K Kypri, T Vater, S Bowe, J Saunders, J Cunningham, N Horton, J McCambridge

(2014), Vol. 311, pp. 1218-1224, JAMA : Journal of the American Medical Association, Chicago, Ill., C1-1

journal
2013

Web-based alcohol intervention for M?ori university students: double-blind, multi-site randomized controlled trial

K Kypri, J McCambridge, T Vater, S Bowe, J Saunders, J Cunningham, N Horton

(2013), Vol. 108, pp. 331-338, Addiction, London, Eng., C1-1

journal
2012

Study protocol: the registrar clinical encounters in training (ReCEnT) study

S Morgan, P Magin, K Henderson, S Goode, J Scott, S Bowe, C Regan, K Sweeney, J Jackel, M van Driel

(2012), Vol. 13, pp. 1-8, BMC family practice, London, Eng., C1-1

journal
2011

Evaluation of the Test-mate ChE (cholinesterase) field kit in acute organophosphorus poisoning

B Rajapakse, H Thiermann, P Eyer, F Worek, S Bowe, A Dawson, N Buckley

(2011), Vol. 58, pp. 559-564.e6, Annals of emergency medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Spirituality, religion, social support and health among older Australian adults

A Moxey, M McEvoy, S Bowe, J Attia

(2011), Vol. 30, pp. 82-88, Australasian journal on ageing, Melbourne, Vic., C1-1

journal

Effects of study design and allocation on participant behaviour-ESDA: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

K Kypri, J McCambridge, A Wilson, J Attia, P Sheeran, S Bowe, T Vater

(2011), Vol. 12, pp. 1-6, Trials, London, Eng., C1-1

journal
2010

Trends in referral to outpatient cardiac rehabilitation in the Hunter Region of Australia, 2002-2007

N Johnson, K Inder, S Bowe

(2010), Vol. 17, pp. 77-82, European journal of preventative cardiology, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Acute human lethal toxicity of agricultural pesticides: a prospective cohort study

A Dawson, M Eddleston, L Senarathna, F Mohamed, I Gawarammana, S Bowe, G Manuweera, N Buckley

(2010), Vol. 7, pp. 1-10, PLoS medicine, San Francisco, Calif., C1-1

journal

Web-based alcohol screening and brief intervention for M?ori and non-M?ori: the New Zealand e-SBINZ trials

K Kypri, J McCambridge, J Cunningham, T Vater, S Bowe, B De Graaf, J Saunders, J Dean

(2010), Vol. 10, pp. 1-7, BMC public health, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Fructose-1, 6-diphosphate (FDP) as a novel antidote for yellow oleander-induced cardiac toxicity: a randomized controlled double blind study

I Gawarammana, F Mohamed, S Bowe, A Rathnathilake, S Narangoda, S Azher, A Dawson, N Buckley

(2010), Vol. 10, pp. 1-6, BMC emergency medicine, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Association between participation in outpatient cardiac rehabilitation and self-reported receipt of lifestyle advice from a healthcare provider: results of a population-based cross-sectional survey

N Johnson, K Inder, B Ewald, E James, S Bowe

(2010), Vol. 2010, pp. 1-7, Rehabilitation research and practice, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal
2009

Randomized controlled trial of proactive web-based alcohol screening and brief intervention for university students

K Kypri, J Hallett, P Howat, A McManus, B Maycock, S Bowe, N Horton

(2009), Vol. 169, pp. 1508-1514, Archives of Internal Medicine, Chicago, III., C1-1

journal

Prevalence and risk factors for stunting and severe stunting among under-fives in North Maluku province of Indonesia.

Ramli, K Agho, K Inder, S Bowe, J Jacobs, M Dibley

(2009), Vol. 9, pp. 1-10, BMC Pediatrics, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Multicenter randomized controlled trial of a home walking intervention after outpatient cardiac rehabilitation on health-related quality of life in women

N Johnson, L Lim, S Bowe

(2009), Vol. 16, pp. 633-637, European journal of preventative cardiology, London, Eng., C1-1

journal
2008

Male sex and pre-existing diabetes are independent risk factors for stillbirth

P Engel, R Smith, M Brinsmead, S Bowe, V Clifton

(2008), Vol. 48, pp. 375-383, Australian and New Zealand journal of obstetrics and gynaecology, London, Eng., C1-1

journal
2007

Obesity in adults: an emerging problem in urban areas of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

T Cuong, M Dibley, S Bowe, T Hanh, T Loan

(2007), Vol. 61, pp. 673-681, European journal of clinical nutrition, London, Eng., C1-1

journal
2006

Transforming the SF-36 to account for death in longitudinal studies with three-year follow-up

S Bowe, A Young, D Sibbritt, H Furuya

(2006), Vol. 44, pp. 956-959, Medical care, [New York, N.Y.], C1-1

journal

Association between apolipoprotein E polymorphisms and age-related macular degeneration: a HuGE review and meta-analysis

A Thakkinstian, S Bowe, M McEvoy, W Smith, J Attia

(2006), Vol. 164, pp. 813-822, American journal of epidemiology, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

journal
2004

In-vivo cell mediated immunity in elite swimmers in response to training

M Gleeson, D Pyne, W McDonald, S Bowe, R Clancy, P Fricker

(2004), Vol. 7, pp. 38-46, Journal of science and medicine in sport, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Relative toxicity of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) in overdose

G Isbister, S Bowe, A Dawson, I Whyte

(2004), Vol. 42, pp. 277-285, Journal of toxicology: clinical toxicology, London, Eng., C1-1

journal
2003

Interns are from Venus, consultants are from Mars: differential perception among clinicians

B Nair, J Attia, S Bowe, S Mears, K Hitchcock

(2003), Vol. 179, pp. 659-661, MEDICAL JOURNAL OF AUSTRALIA, C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Using Emergency Department Data To Reduce Alcohol Harm In The Community

Prof Peter Miller, Dr Diana Egerton-Warburton, Prof Anthony Shakeshaft, A/Prof Petra Staiger, A/Prof David Caldicott, Dr Alys Havard, Prof Christopher Doran, A/Prof Tim Baker, A/Prof Nadine Ezard, A/Prof Steve Bowe

NHMRC - Partnership Project

  • 2020: $24,705
  • 2019: $232,681
  • 2018: $148,176
  • 2017: $210,330
  • 2016: $35,821

Industry and Other Funding

Using Emergency Department Data To Reduce Alcohol Harm In The Community

Prof Peter Miller, Dr Diana Egerton-Warburton, Prof Anthony Shakeshaft, A/Prof Petra Staiger, A/Prof David Caldicott, Dr Alys Havard, Prof Christopher Doran, A/Prof Tim Baker, A/Prof Nadine Ezard, A/Prof Steve Bowe

  • 2016: $84,000

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2017

Paulina Mech

Thesis entitled: Examining obesogenic socio-economic status macrosystems in childhood obesity

Doctor of Psychology (Health), School of Psychology