School of Health

Rosey King

Phone (03) 5327 9871
Room H128C
Position Lecturer,
Discipline Midwifery


  • Master of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Midwife

Teaching areas

  • Midwifery (all areas)
  • Nursing undergraduate (Comprehensive nursing; Population health)

Professional associations

  • Australian College of Midwives
  • Australian Nurse Midwifery Federation

Research interests

  • Reproductive health and development
  • Postnatal care
  • Diabetes and pregnancy

Supervised projects

Developing a Falls Risk Assessment Program; Evaluating a Diabetes Education Program; Perceptions of people with Type 2 Diabetes about self management and efficacy of community based services


King, R. Jackson, R. Dietch, E (2013) Researching maternal, neonatal and child health service use in rural and pastoralist Ethiopia: A key informant research approach. Alfred Deakin Research Institute Working Paper Series No 43

King, R. Wellard, S. (2009).  Juggling Type 1 diabetes and pregnancy in rural Australia. Midwifery. 25 (2)  126-133

Wellard, S., Rennie, S., King, R. (2008). Perceptions of people with Type 2 diabetes about self management and efficacy of community based services.  Contemporary Nurse, 29(2):218-26.

King R (2002) Illness attributions and myocardial infarction: the influence of gender and socio-economic circumstances on illness beliefs. Journal of Advanced Nursing 37 (5), 431-438