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Mac Phail, Catherine Associate Professor

Associate Professor and Head of Research, School of Health and Society

Overview


Dr Catherine MacPhail's research examines the health of adolescents in both South Africa and Australia. Her particular interest is in the social determinants of health - focusing specifically on the impacts of gender, poverty and education.

Top Publications


Selected Publications


Other Research Activities


Potential Supervision Topics


  • Sexual and Reproductive Health
    Gender Violence
    Gender Norms
    HIV/AIDS
    Community Mobilization
    Social Grants
    Adolescent Health
    Social Determinants of Health
    Health in Migrant Populations

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Nutrition and oral health education in preschool years
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Barriers and enablers of Domestic Violence Routine Screening in New South Wales mental health services
    Doctor of Philosophy (Clinical Psychology) Practicing Psychologists’ Constructions of non-White people: Implications for Cultural Competence and the Therapeutic Alliance Dune, Tinashe
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Parental Attitudes to Toothpaste Use in Children, and Investigation of Factors Involved in the Selection of Fluoridated and Non-Fluoridated Toothpaste Smith, Barry
    Doctor of Philosophy A Complex and Multidimensional Sexual and Reproductive Health Care Challenge: Understanding the Menstrual Health and Menstrual Hygiene Care of Young Homeless Women Grozdanovski, Laura
    Master of Philosophy - ASSH Oral Health self-management Practice among people living with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) seeking care In dental hospitals of Rawalpindi, Pakistan Abbas, Tanveer
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Parents Attitudes towards Preventing Cervical Cancer through Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Wijayanti, Kurnia
    Doctor of Philosophy Food cultures and urban food strategies- South Korean case study Park, Soo Jin
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Deaf Consumers and Mental Health Service Delivery Rozsa-Brown, Dalia
    Master of Philosophy -SOC Reorienting acute hospitals to work in partnership with communities at end of life: A compassionate communities approach. McIlveen, Joanna
    Doctor of Philosophy Exploring Social Determinants of Health among Australians during COVID-19 Green, Heidi
    Doctor of Philosophy Innovative control solutions for Respirable Crystalline Silica to protect workers against exposure to silica Ackah, Frederick Anlimah

Top Publications


Selected Publications


Other Research Activities


Potential Supervision Topics


  • Sexual and Reproductive Health
    Gender Violence
    Gender Norms
    HIV/AIDS
    Community Mobilization
    Social Grants
    Adolescent Health
    Social Determinants of Health
    Health in Migrant Populations

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Nutrition and oral health education in preschool years
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Barriers and enablers of Domestic Violence Routine Screening in New South Wales mental health services
    Doctor of Philosophy (Clinical Psychology) Practicing Psychologists’ Constructions of non-White people: Implications for Cultural Competence and the Therapeutic Alliance Dune, Tinashe
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Parental Attitudes to Toothpaste Use in Children, and Investigation of Factors Involved in the Selection of Fluoridated and Non-Fluoridated Toothpaste Smith, Barry
    Doctor of Philosophy A Complex and Multidimensional Sexual and Reproductive Health Care Challenge: Understanding the Menstrual Health and Menstrual Hygiene Care of Young Homeless Women Grozdanovski, Laura
    Master of Philosophy - ASSH Oral Health self-management Practice among people living with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) seeking care In dental hospitals of Rawalpindi, Pakistan Abbas, Tanveer
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Parents Attitudes towards Preventing Cervical Cancer through Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Wijayanti, Kurnia
    Doctor of Philosophy Food cultures and urban food strategies- South Korean case study Park, Soo Jin
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Deaf Consumers and Mental Health Service Delivery Rozsa-Brown, Dalia
    Master of Philosophy -SOC Reorienting acute hospitals to work in partnership with communities at end of life: A compassionate communities approach. McIlveen, Joanna
    Doctor of Philosophy Exploring Social Determinants of Health among Australians during COVID-19 Green, Heidi
    Doctor of Philosophy Innovative control solutions for Respirable Crystalline Silica to protect workers against exposure to silica Ackah, Frederick Anlimah
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