Announcement – Centre’s New Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Dr Camille Short

The Centre Management Group is very pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Camille Short to the position of Men’s Health Post-doctoral Research Fellow.  Camille comes to us from the Institute for Health and Social Sciences Research at Central Queensland University in Rockhampton, Queensland.

Camille completed her PhD in Behavioural Science at the University of Newcastle, supervised by Professor Ronald Plotnikoff and Associate Professor Erica James.  Only one year out of her PhD, Camille has developed an already very impressive track record.  Her previous research encompassed the development and testing of behaviour change interventions targeted at specific population and patient groups within a public health framework.  Camille’s research program will continue to focus on novel approaches to promoting physical activity and nutrition amongst males with a focus on web-based interventions, rural men’s health and health outcomes of men living with prostate cancer.      ….Welcome Camille.

Camille’s recent (2014) publications:

Short CE et al. Correlates of resistance training in post-treatment breast cancer survivors. Support Care Cancer. 2014 May 8. [Epub ahead of print]

Short CE et al.  Individual characteristics associated with physical activity intervention delivery mode preferences among adults. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2014 Feb 25;11(1):25.

Vandelanotte C, Short CE et al. How do Different Occupational Factors Influence Total, Occupational and Leisure-Time Physical Activity? J Phys Act Health. 2014 Feb 5. [Epub ahead of print]

Short CE et al. Examining participant engagement in an information technology-based physical activity and nutrition intervention for men: the manup randomized controlled trial.  JMIR Res Protoc. 2014 Jan 3;3(1)


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