Senior Research Fellow
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Julie is a health sociologist with a long-standing interest in mental health, health governance and policy, and the health workforce. She has also recently worked in and published in the area of the sociology of food, eating and health. Her current research focuses upon social aspects of chronic disease management; regulation of food systems and systems for delivery of community mental health care.
BA (Hons), Grad Dip (Information Studies), PhD
Coveney, J. Ward, P., Henderson J., Elliot, A., Meyer, S., Caraher, M., Webb, T., Jenkins, F & Calnan, M.
Trust makers, breakers and brokers: Building trust in the Australian food system
ARC Linkage grant $80,000 ($70,000 from industry)
Fuller, J, Muir Cochrane, E, Reed, R, Lawn, S, Williams, H, Gerace, A, Henderson, J & Battersby, M.
Improving transition points to responsive mental health care for older people in rural settings.
Ward, P, Coveney, J, Wilson, A Meyer, S & Henderson, J
The future of food labeling - beyond communicating only nutritional information.
Seeding grant 2013 $16,000
Blackman, I, Henderson, J, Willis, E, Hamilton, P,Toffoli, L & Verrall, C.
Measuring quality of nursing care: redevelopment of the MISSCARE survey.
Seeding grant 2013 $10,000
Willis, E, Xiao, L, Henderson, J, Hamilton, P, Blackman, I, Toffoli, L & Verrall, C.
After hours nurse staffing, work intensity and quality of care for aged care residents in rural public and community hospitals.
Seeding grant 2013: $10,000
Willis, E., Henderson, J., Harvey, C., Verrall, C. , Abery, L & Hamilton, P.
After hours nurse staffing, work intensity and quality of care
Seeding Grant 2012 $18,000.
Henderson, J., Wilson, C. Munt, R., Crotty, M, Roberts, L.
Self-management of type 2 diabetes for people without health professional support
Seeding Grant 2012 $12,000
Fuller, J., Henderson, J & Crotty, M.
Evaluation of Older Persons Mental Health Service
SA Country Health $100,432
Henderson J., Wilson C., Munt, R. & Crotty, M.
The role of social influences on adoption of lifestyle change related to diet and activity for people with type 2 diabetes
Seeding Grant 2011 $15,000
Henderson, J., Fuller, J., Kralik, D. & Ward, P.
The impact of social networks on self-management of type 2 diabetes for people with mental illness.
Nursing Partnership grant 2011 $48,105
: Krista Mosel (PhD) Mental health and risk
: Tony Farrow (PhD) Nurses' perceptions of suicide
: Gill Halliday (DrPH) Work and mental illness: a narrative exploration of the career experiences of people living with a mental illness who work in professional occupations
; Riri Noveylinda (MNg 18 point thesis)Indonesian working mothers' experience of breastfeeding
; Louise Roberts (PhD) Ethnography in the pre-hospital field: paramedic assessment and management of mental illness
Editor in Chief, Health Sociology Review
Editorial Advisory Board, Advances in Mental Health
Ex officio member of The Australian Sociological Association (TASA) executive
Member, Social and Behavioural Research Ethics Committee, Flinders University