School of Health

Dr Louisa Lam

Phone: (03) 51226036
Email: l.lam@federation.edu.au
Room:
129, Building 901, Berwick campus
Position: HDR Coordinator, Senior Lecturer

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Qualifications

  • Graduate Certificate in Health Professional Education, Monash University
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Monash University
  • Master of Public Health, Monash University
  • Post-graduate Diploma in Advanced Clinical Nursing (Coronary Care), Melbourne University
  • Bachelor of Health Science – Nursing (Post registration), Victoria University
  • Diploma in General Nursing, Registered Nurse – Certificate of Registration (General), Nursing Council of Hong Kong

Teaching areas

  • Acute care
  • Coronary Care
  • Public Health
  • Health Promotion
  • Communication
  • Research methods

Professional associations

  • Speaker for the Heart Foundation Speakers’ Program
  • Member of the working group in Acute Cardiovascular Care Association, European Society of Cardiology
  • Member of Heart Failure Association, European Society of Cardiology
  • Affiliate member of Cardiac Society of Australia & New Zealand

Grants and awards

2021 - Cant R., Cooper S., Lam L recipients of Clinical Simulation in Nursing Journal’s 2020 non-research article of the year.

2021 - Lam L. Top cited article 2019-2020. Journal of Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing. Wiley

2020 - Dean’s Recognition Award for outstanding contribution to the School in 2020. School of Health, Federation University, Australia

2019 - Laing B, Crowley J, King A, Lam L. Improving nutrition care education in the nursing curriculum. Performance-Based Research Fund (PBRF) seeding grant Auckland University – School of Nursing $7,500

2017 - Hills D and Lam, L. Workplace aggression experiences in nursing and midwifery: Prevalence, prevention, responses and impact. Nurses Board of Victoria Legacy Limited (NBVLL), $40,828

2013 - Lam L. Faculty travel grant, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences. Monash University $3,500

2010 - Bailey M, Lam, L, Nichol A and Iredell J. Bacteraemic load and survival in septic shock. National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) $50,500

2009 - Lam L. Faculty travel grant, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences. Monash University $2,500

2009 -The Alfred Centre and Monash University Research Week: Whole Time Medical Specialists Private Practice Scheme Prize

Research interests

  • Diagnosis and management in cardiovascular diseases
  • Warning signs for heart attack in female population
  • Burn out and job satisfaction in Health Professionals
  • Work place aggression experience in Health Professionals
  • Clinical trials in emergency and intensive care
  • Health and well-being in migrant population
  • Healthy eating and maintaining healthy body weight in the general population

Supervised projects

2021 to current - The role of leadership in combating incivility toward graduate registered nurses in Australian rural and regional health settings

2020 to current - Smoking cessation among migrant health professionals in Victoria, Australia (PhD)

2019 to current - Effects of Protection Motivation Theory on Clinical Factors among Patients with Cardiovascular Disease (PhD)

2019 to current - Cognitive Rehearsal Training as armour against incivility for new nurses: A mixed methods study (PhD)

2018 to current - Undergraduate nursing students’ team communication skills within a simulated emergency setting: A grounded theory study (PhD)

2017 to current - Exploring Antiplatelet Medication Adherence Rates among Cardiac Patients Following Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Riyadh-Saudi Arabia (PhD, due to complete in 2021)

2017 to 2020, completed - Perceptions of shared decision-making regarding people diagnosed with schizophrenia: A comparative study

2018, completed - The effectiveness of cognitive behavioural therapy for caregivers of Schizophrenia (PhD-sub-project)

2018, completed - Newly qualified nurses’ experiences of workplace incivility in Australian hospital settings (Honour)

2017, completed - The relationship among resilience, job stress and burnout in nurses and midwives (PhD sub-project)

2016-2017, completed - Compassion Fatigue in Emergency Department Nurses (Master)

Publications

Scopus: H index 11, Google Scholar: H index 14 (as of 4 November 2021)

Publications in refereed journals

2021

  1. Yu S, Cross W, Lam L, Banik B, Zhang K. Li XH, Wang H. Willingness, preferable ways, and potential barriers to use pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention among men who have sex with men in China. BMJ Open. Accepted in October 2021. In press.
  2. Rahman MA, Islam SMS, Tungpunkom P, Sultana F, Alif SM, Banik B,… Lam L, et al. COVID-19: Factors associated with psychological distress, fear, and coping strategies among community members across 17 countries. Globalization and Health. 2021;17(1). DOI:10.1186/s12992-021-00768-3
  3. Chair SY, Chien WT, Liu T, Lam L, Cross W, Banik B, et al. Psychological Distress, Fear and Coping Strategies among Hong Kong People During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Current Psychology. 2021. DOI: 10.1007/s12144-021-02338-7
  4. Barbieri DM, Lou B, Passavanti M, Hui C, Hoff I, Lessa DA, Sikka G, Chang K, Gupta A, Fang K, Banerjee A, Maharaj B, Lam L, et al. Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on mobility in ten countries and associated perceived risk for all transport modes. PloS one. 2021;16(2 February). DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0245886
  5. Lou B, Barbieri DM, Passavanti M, Hui C, Gupta A, Hoff I, … Lam L, et al. Air pollution perception in ten countries during the COVID-19 pandemic. Ambio. 2021 DOI: 10.1007/s13280-021-01574-2
  6. Wang H, Yu S, Cross W, Lam L, Banik B, Zhang K. Condom use consistency and associated factors among college student men who have sex with men from seven colleges in changsha city: A cross-sectional survey. HIV/AIDS - Research and Palliative Care. 2021;13:557-69. DOI: 10.2147/HIV.S305932
  7. Wang A, Zhang W, Guo Y, Cross W, Plummer V, Lam L, et al. Resilience - Based multifactorial model of depression among people who lost an only - Child in China. J Cent South Univ Med Sci. 2021;46(1):75-83. DOI: 10.11817/j.issn.1672-7347.2021.190301
  8. Huang C, Lam L, Zhong Y, Plummer V, Cross W. Chinese mental health professionals’ perceptions of shared decision-making regarding people diagnosed with schizophrenia: A qualitative study. International journal of mental health nursing. 2021;30(1):189-99. DOI: 10.1111/inm.12771_1
  9. Huang C, Lam L, Plummer V, Cross WM. Feeling responsible: Family caregivers’ attitudes and experiences of shared decision-making regarding people diagnosed with schizophrenia: A qualitative study. Patient Education and Counseling. 2021;104(7):1553-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.pec.2020.10.032
  10. Hills S, Crawford K, Lam L, Hills D. The way we do things around here. A qualitative study of the workplace aggression experiences of Victorian nurses, midwives and care personnel. Collegian. 2021;28(1):18-26. DOI: 10.1016/j.colegn.2020.02.012
  11. Guo YF, Wang KF, Cross W, Lam L, Plummer V, Jing LI. Quality of life in cancer patients with different preferences for nurse spiritual therapeutics: The role of psychological capital. J Adv Nurs. 2021. DOI: 10.1111/jan.15023
  12. Guo YF, Cross WM, Lam L, Plummer V, Wang XX, Wang SS. Association between psychological capital and spiritual care competencies of clinical nurses: A multicentre cross-sectional study. Journal of Nursing Management. 2021. DOI: 10.1111/jonm.13303
  13. Guo Y, Wang X, Plummer V, Cross W, Lam L, Wang S. Influence of core competence on voice behavior of clinical nurses: A multicenter cross-sectional study. Psychol Res Behav Manag. 2021;14:501-10. DOI: 10.2147/PRBM.S309565
  14. Guan Z, Wang Y, Lam L, Cross W, Wiley JA, Huang C, et al. Severity of illness and distress in caregivers of patients with schizophrenia: Do internalized stigma and caregiving burden mediate the relationship? J Adv Nurs. 2021;77(3):1258-70. DOI: 10.1111/jan.14648
  15. Guan Z, Cross W, Lam L, Wiley JA, Sun M, Bai X, et al. Feasibility of brief distress screening for family caregivers of adults diagnosed with schizophrenia in Changsha, Hunan, China. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. 2021;28(2):174-85. DOI: 10.1111/jpm.12663
  16. Bourke SL, Cooper S, Lam L, McKenna L. Undergraduate Health Professional Students’ Team Communication in Simulated Emergency Settings: A Scoping Review. Clinical Simulation in Nursing. 2021. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecns.2021.07.004

2020

  1. Osman AD, Rahman MA, Lam L, Lin CC, Yeoh M, Judkins S, et al. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and endotracheal intubation decisions for adults with advance care directive and resuscitation plans in the emergency department. Australas Emerg Care. 2020;23(4):247-51. DOI: 10.1016/j.auec.2020.05.003
  2. O'Callaghan EL, Lam L, Cant R, Moss C. Compassion satisfaction and compassion fatigue in Australian emergency nurses: A descriptive cross-sectional study. International Emergency Nursing. 2020;48. DOI: 10.1016/j.ienj.2019.06.008
  3. Huang C, Plummer V, Wang Y, Lam L, Cross W. I am the person who knows myself best: Perception on shared decision-making among hospitalized people diagnosed with schizophrenia in China. International journal of mental health nursing. 2020;29(5):846-55. DOI: 10.1111/inm.12718
  4. Huang C, Plummer V, Lam L, Cross W. Perceptions of shared decision-making in severe mental illness: An integrative review. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. 2020;27(2):103-27. DOI: 10.1111/jpm.12558
  5. Huang C, Plummer V, Lam L, Cross W. Shared decision-making in serious mental illness: A comparative study. Patient Education and Counseling. 2020;103(8):1637-44. DOI: 10.1016/j.pec.2020.03.009
  6. Huang C, Plummer V, Lam L, Cross W. Translation and psychometric testing of a decision-making scale. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. 2020;27(5):533-42. DOI: 10.1111/jpm.12601
  7. Guo YF, Plummer V, Cross W, Lam L, Zhang JP. Impact of WeChat-based 'three good things' on turnover intention and coping style in burnout nurses. Journal of Nursing Management. 2020;28(7):1570-7. DOI: 10.1111/jonm.13111
  8. Guo YF, Lam L, Plummer V, Cross W, Zhang JP. A wechat-based “three good things” positive psychotherapy for the improvement of job performance and self-efficacy in nurses with burnout symptoms: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Nursing Management. 2020;28(3):480-7. DOI: 10.1111/jonm.12927
  9. Gill BK, Cant R, Lam L, Cooper S, Lou VWQ. Non-pharmacological depression therapies for older Chinese adults: A systematic review & meta-analysis. Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 2020;88. DOI: 10.1016/j.archger.2020.104037
  10. Cant RP, Cooper SJ, Lam LL. Hospital Nurses' Simulation-Based Education Regarding Patient Safety: A Scoping Review. Clinical Simulation in Nursing. 2020;44:19-34. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecns.2019.11.006
  11. Barbieri DM, Lou B, Passavanti M, Hui C, Lessa DA, Maharaj B, Lam L et al. Survey data regarding perceived air quality in Australia, Brazil, China, Ghana, India, Iran, Italy, Norway, South Africa, United States before and during Covid-19 restrictions. Data Brief. 2020;32. DOI: 10.1016/j.dib.2020.106169
  12. Barbieri DM, Lou B, Passavanti M, Hui C, Lessa DA, Maharaj B, Lam L et al. A survey dataset to evaluate the changes in mobility and transportation due to COVID-19 travel restrictions in Australia, Brazil, China, Ghana, India, Iran, Italy, Norway, South Africa, United States. Data Brief. 2020;33. DOI: 10.1016/j.dib.2020.106459
  13. Bai X, Wang A, Cross W, Lam L, Plummer V, Guan Z, et al. Validation of the distress thermometer for caregivers of children and adolescents with schizophrenia. J Adv Nurs. 2020;76(2):687-98. DOI: 10.1111/jan.14233

2019

  1. Sun M, Tang S, Chen J, Li Y, Bai W, Plummer V, Lam L et al. A study protocol of mobile phone app-based cognitive behaviour training for the prevention of postpartum depression among high-risk mothers. BMC Public Health. 2019;19(1). DOI: 10.1186/s12889-019-6941-8
  2. Lupindula Nachiyunde B, Lam L. In response to: Non opioid analgesics for managing postoperative pain after cardiothoracic surgeries. Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia. 2019;22(2):234. DOI: 10.4103/aca.ACA_16_19
  3. Luo YH, Li H, Plummer V, Cross WM, Lam L, Guo YF, et al. An evaluation of a positive psychological intervention to reduce burnout among nurses. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing. 2019;33(6):186-91. DOI: 10.1016/j.apnu.2019.08.004
  4. Guo YF, Plummer V, Lam L, Wang Y, Cross W, Zhang JP. The effects of resilience and turnover intention on nurses’ burnout: Findings from a comparative cross-sectional study. J Clin Nurs. 2019;28(3-4):499-508. DOI: 10.1111/jocn.14637
  5. Chen J, Cross WM, Plummer V, Lam L, Tang S. A systematic review of prevalence and risk factors of postpartum depression in Chinese immigrant women. Women and Birth. 2019;32(6):487-92. DOI: 10.1016/j.wombi.2018.11.019
  6. Chen J, Cross WM, Plummer V, Lam L, Sun M, Qin C, et al. The risk factors of antenatal depression: A cross-sectional survey. J Clin Nurs. 2019;28(19-20):3599-609. DOI: 10.1111/jocn.14955
  7. Bai X, Wang A, Plummer V, Lam L, Cross W, Guan Z, et al. Using the theory of planned behaviour to predict nurse's intention to undertake dual practice in China: A multicentre survey. J Clin Nurs. 2019;28(11-12):2101-10. DOI: 10.1111/jocn.14791

2018

  1. Nachiyunde B, Lam L. The efficacy of different modes of analgesia in postoperative pain management and early mobilization in postoperative cardiac surgical patients: A systematic review. Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia. 2018;21(4):371-5. DOI: 10.4103/aca.ACA_186_17
  2. Mammen B, Hills DJ, Lam L. Newly qualified graduate nurses’ experiences of workplace incivility in Australian hospital settings. Collegian. 2018;25(6):591-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.colegn.2018.08.003
  3. Hills D, Lam L, Hills S. Workplace aggression experiences and responses of Victorian nurses, midwives and care personnel. Collegian. 2018;25(6):575-82. DOI: 10.1016/j.colegn.2018.09.003
  4. Guo YF, Luo YH, Lam L, Cross W, Plummer V, Zhang JP. Burnout and its association with resilience in nurses: A cross-sectional study. J Clin Nurs. 2018;27(1-2):441-9. DOI: 10.1111/jocn.13952

2017

  1. Lam L. Response to journal article. Malhotra A, Redberg RF and Meier P. Saturated fat does not clog the arteries: coronary heart disease is a chronic inflammatory condition, the risk of which can be effectively reduced from healthy lifestyle interventions. Br J Sports Med, 2017. 51(15):1111-1112. http://bjsm.bmj.com/content/51/15/1111.responses
  2. Guo YF, Zhang X, Plummer V, Lam L, Cross W, Zhang JP. Positive psychotherapy for depression and self-efficacy in undergraduate nursing students: A randomized, controlled trial. International journal of mental health nursing. 2017;26(4):375-83. DOI: 10.1111/inm.12255
  3. Guo YF, Cross W, Plummer V, Lam L, Luo YH, Zhang JP. Exploring resilience in Chinese nurses: a cross-sectional study. Journal of Nursing Management. 2017;25(3):223-30. DOI: 10.1111/jonm.12457
  4. Guo Y, Lam L, Luo Y, Plummer V, Cross W, Li H, et al. Female nurses’ burnout symptoms: No association with the Hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid (HPT) axis. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2017;77:47-50. DOI: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2016.11.020
  5. Guo Y, Lam L, Luo Y, Plummer V, Cross W, Li H, et al. Reply to Letter to the Editor: Below is our response to the concerns raised by Dr. Bianchi et al. regarding our manuscript (Guo, Y., Lam, L., Luo, Y., Plummer, V., Cross, W., Li, H., Yin, Y., Zhang, J., 2017. Female nurses’ burnout symptoms: no association with the hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid (HPT) axis. Psychoneuroendocrinology 77,47–50.). Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2017;78:255-6. DOI: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2017.02.008

2015

  1. Lam L, East C. Evaluation of a novel opt-out consent process involving pregnant women. Australian nursing & midwifery journal. 2015;22(9):43.

2008-2012

  1. Ronaldson KJ, Lam LL, Rodrigo S, Tonkin AM. A meta-analysis of haemorrhage with ticlopidine and clopidogrel following coronary artery stent placement. European Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine. 2012;2(2):98-104. DOI: 10.5083/ejcm.20424884.80
  2. Lokuge A, Lam L, Cameron P, Krum H, De Villiers Smit V, Bystrzycki A, et al. B-type natriuretic peptide testing and the accuracy of heart failure diagnosis in the emergency department. Circulation: Heart Failure. 2010;3(1):104-10. DOI: 10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.109.869438
  3. Lam LL, Cameron PA, Schneider HG, Abramson MJ, Müller C, Krum H. Meta-analysis: Effect of B-type natriuretic peptide testing on clinical outcomes in patients with acute dyspnea in the emergency setting. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2010;153(11):728-35. DOI: 10.7326/0003-4819-153-11-201012070-00006
  4. Schneider HG, Lam L, Lokuge A, Krum H, Naughton MT, Smit PDV, et al. B-type natriuretic peptide testing, clinical outcomes, and health services use in emergency department patients With dyspnea a randomized trial. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2009;150(6):365-71. DOI: 10.7326/0003-4819-150-6-200903170-00004
  5. Schneider HG, Lam L, Cameron P. In response. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2009;151(4):289-90.
  6. Lam LL, Schneider HG, Andrianopoulos N, Krum H, Abramson MJ, Mueller C and Cameron PA. The Effects of BNP Testing at ED for Acute SOB Patients on Clinical Outcomes (Meta-analysis). Heart, Lung and Circulation, 2009. 18(Supplement 3): S190. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2009.05.432
  7. Smit DV, Lokuge A, Lam L, Bystrzycki A, Cameron PA, Eccleston D, Federman J, Krum, H, Naughton, M and Schneider HG. 32: B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Testing in Patients with Shortness of Breath in the Emergency Department: A Preliminary Analysis of the Accuracy of Heart Failure Diagnosis. Ann Emerg Med, 2008. 51(4):481. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.annemergmed.2008.01.300

Invited keynote speaker and community education

  1. Lam L. Hills D. Workplace aggression experiences of Victorian Nurses and Midwives. Annual Occupational Health and Safety Conference on Friday, 16 November 2018 at the Carson Conference Centre Auditorium, Ground Floor, ANMF, 535 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne.
  2. Lam L. Warning Sign – Representing Heart foundation for The Rotary Club of Knox, April 2018
  3. Lam L. Healthy eating - Heart Health. Representing Heart Foundation for Caulfield Rotary Club. July 2018
  4. Lam L. Challenges and achievements of a career which began in Nursing Education. Hong Kong 2017 IDP Agents Training Seminar. 10 October 2017 Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel, Hong Kong
  5. Lam L. The strengths and the latest development in Nursing Education in Australia. IDP Education and Career Exhibition. 7-8 October 2017 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.
  6. Lam L. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation – Australian Advanced Life Support Training and Education, 11 October 2017 Education seminar at the Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China
  7. Lam L. Monash University Nursing Education. 12-13 October 2017 October China multi-faculty Multi-city Roadshow 11-20 October City of Nanjing, Shenyang & Harbin, China.

Conference publications and presentations

  1. Lam L. Experiences, Challenges, and Lessons Learnt in Nursing Education through the COVID-19 PandemicOral presentation at the Nursing and Midwifery Conference, 10th Australian Health Care Week. 17th March 2021 International Convention Centre Sydney
  2. Lam L, Hills D. Cynicism, despair and resignation: Australian nurses' perspectives on their experiences of workplace aggression, Oral presentation at the ICN Congress 2019 in Singapore from 27 June to 1 July 2019 in Singapore
  3. Hills D, Hills S, Crawford K & Lam L. (2019). Workplace aggression experiences of Victorian nurses and midwives in non-metropolitan settings. Proceedings of the 15th National Rural Health Conference, 24-27 March, Hobart. Canberra: National Rural Health Alliance. Available at http://www.ruralhealth.org.au/15nrhc/sites/default/files/D7-5_Hills.pdf
  4. Hills D,Crawford K, Hills S, Lam L. I only report when I’m bleeding …’Australian nurses’, midwives’ and carers’ feelings about reporting aggression. oral presentation at the Sixth International Conference on Violence in the Health Sector on 24-26 October 2018, Toronto, Canada.
  5. Lam L, Crawford K, Hills S, Hills D. Aggression at work is a prominent feature of nursing and midwifery practice in Australia, oral presentation at the Sixth International Conference on Violence in the Health Sector on 24-26 October 2018, Toronto, Canada.
  6. O’Callaghan E, Lam L, Cant R and Moss C. Compassion Fatigue in Emergency Nurses. Oral presentation by Master student Erin O’Callaghan at the 13th International Conference for Emergency Nurses, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, 07-09 October 2015
  7. Lau R, McKenna L, Willetts G, Lam L and Buttigieg H. Nursing student’s Anxiety in Clinical Placement. Presented at the Sixth International Clinical Skills Conference, Prato, Tuscany. 17-20 May 2015
  8. Lam L, Cameron PA, Driscoll A and Krum H, Nesiritide in Heart Failure: Post ASCEND-HF and ROSE-AHF Meta-analysis and systematic review European Heart Journal 2014. 35 (Suppl): 1063-1063. European Society of Cardiology Congress 2014, at the Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, Spain from 30 August to 3 September 2014
  9. Lam L, Cameron P and Krum H. Nesiritide – Post ASCEND-HF Meta-analysis (Post presentation at the Asia Pacific Society of Cardiology Conference (APSC 2013) Pattaya, Thailand, 22-24 February 2013.
  10. Lam L, Cameron P, Schneider HG, Abramson MJ, Mueller C and Krum H. B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Testing in Patients with Shortness of Breath in The Emergency Department to Improve Patient Outcome (Moderated oral poster presentation at the 17th Asia Pacific Cardiology Congress, Kyoto, Japan 20-23 May 2009.
  11. Lam L, Lokage A, Cameron P, Henry K, Smit DV, Bystrzycki A, Matthew NT, Federman J, Flannery G, Eccleston D and Schneider HG. B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Testing and The Accuracy of Heart Failure Diagnosis in the Emergency Department (Moderated oral poster presentation at the 17th Asia Pacific Cardiology Congress, Kyoto, Japan. 20-23 May 2009
  12. Lam L, Schneider HG, Andrianopoulos N, Krum H, Abramson MJ, Mueller C and Cameron P.  The effects of BNP testing at ED for Acute SOB patients on clinical outcomes (Meta-analysis). Poster presentation at the 57th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand 2009, Sydney, Australia. 14-16 May 2009
  13. Lam L, Cameron P, Schneider HG, Abramson MJ, Mueller C and Krum H. Effects on Clinical Outcomes of B-Types Natriuretic Peptide Testing for Acute Decompensated Heart Failure Patients in Clinical Setting, Poster presentation at the European Society of Cardiology Congress 2009, Barcelona, Spain. 29 August – 2 September 2009.
  14. Lam L, Cameron P, Krum H, Bystrzycki A, Lokuge A, Sutherland A, Smit de V, Federman J, Eccleston D and Schneider H. A randomised trial of BNP testing in patients with shortness of breath in the Emergency Department to improve patient outcome (Final results). Poster displayed at Monash Research Month High Degree Research Poster Exhibition 2008.
  15. Lam L, Cameron P, Krum H, Bystrzycki A, Lokuge A, Sutherland A, Smit de V, Federman J, Eccleston D and Schneider H. B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) testing in patients with shortness of breath in the Emergency Department to improve patient outcome (Interim report). Poster displayed at the Alfred week 2006

Board, committee memberships and academic affiliations

Current

2021 to current - Review Editor for Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Rehabilitation (specialty section of Frontiers in Psychiatry

2020 to current - Editor for Collegian – Editorial Board
https://www.journals.elsevier.com/collegian/editorial-board

2020 to current - Member of the Higher Education Academic Board, Chisholm TAFE

2020 to current - Member of the Health Innovation and Transformation Centre, Federation University

2020 to current - Member of the Victorian Heart Institute

2020 to current - Member of the Higher Education Curriculum Committee, Federation University

2018 to current - Member of the Research Higher Degree Committee, Federation University

2018 to current - Member of the School Board, School of Health, Federation University

2018 to current - Member of the Research Committee, School of Health, Federation University

2018 to current - Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, School of Public Health, Monash University

2018 to current - Member of the Learning and Teaching Quality Committee, School of Health, Federation University

2018 to current - Member of the Sigma Theta Tau Global Nursing Foundation

2016 to Current - Member of Australian College of Nursing

2010 to current - Member of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Council for Cardiology Practice

2010 to current - Member of the European Society of Cardiology Council on Cardiovascular Nursing and Allied Professions (CCNAP)

2010 to current - Member of the Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the ESC

Past

2018 to 2020 - Member of the Curriculum development Committee, School of Health, Federation University

2017 to 2019 - Speaker for the Heart Foundation Speakers’ Program

2014 to 2018 - Member of the International Engagement Committee, Nursing and Midwifery, Monash University

2014 to 2018 - Member of the Early Career Researcher Committee, School of Public Health, Monash University

August 2018 to May 2020 - Member and Treasurer of the Victorian & Tasmanian Heads of School Nursing & Midwifery

2015 to 2017 - Member of the Early Career Researcher Committee at the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Science at Monash University

2007 to 2012 - International Society of Heart Research (ISHR)2006 to 2012Member of Cardiac Society of Australia & New Zealand