Area of study
Sabrina is completing her PhD on Ethnicity, Cardiovascular Disease & Diabetes: A comparison between South Asians and Anglo Australians in Victoria, Australia.
The research examines migration, ethnicity, lifestyle, CVD and diabetes and the relationship with the healthcare system.
Sabrina is also involved in a project with Monash University which is investigating Asthma and Diabetes in Australian and Malaysian Ethnically Variable communities (ADAMEV Study).
Chronic disease- Please contact me to discuss a topic.
PHE1SDH Social Determinants of Health
PHE2HED Health Education Development
PHE2PHP Principles of Public Health Practice
PHE2MHW Multicultural Perspectives on Health & Wellbeing
PHE2CHP Community Health Promotion
PHE3HPE Health Programme Planning & Evaluation
PHE3PFP Participatory Field Placement
PHE3PPH Psychosocial Perspectives of Illness
PHE5SCP Social and Cultural Perspectives in Public Health
Gupta, S., Aroni, R. and Teede, H. (accepted). Experiences and perceptions of physical activity among South Asian and Anglo-Australians with Type 2 diabetes or cardiovascular disease: Implications for clinical practice. Qualitative Health Research
Gupta, S., Aroni, R., Lockwood, S., Jayasuriya, I., and Teede, H. (2015). South Asians and Anglo Australians with heart disease in Australia. Aust. Health Review , DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AH14254
Jackson NW, Howes FS, Gupta S, Doyle JL, Waters E. Interventions implemented through sporting organisations for increasing participation in sport. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2005, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD004812. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004812.pub2.
Jackson NW, Howes FS, Gupta S, Doyle JL, Waters E. Policy interventions implemented through sporting organisations for promoting healthy behaviour change. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2005, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD004809. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004809.pub2
Handsearching Training manual, (Jan 2005) Cochrane Health Promotion and Public Health Field
Gupta, S. & Aroni, R. (2004). Chronic Disease, Chronic Illness and the internet: An introductory list of links. Australian Journal of Primary Health Care, 10 (1), 126-129.
Gupta, S,., Aroni, R., Weeks, A. & Abboud, L. (2004). Key to a beginner’s bibliography of chronic illness literature. Australian Journal of Primary Health Care, 10 (1), 119-125.
Gupta, S., Aroni, R., Weeks, A. & Abboud, L. (2003). Bibliography (Self-care and Chronic Illness). Australian Journal of Primary Health Care, 9 (2 & 3), 223-258.
PhD Topic: Ethnicity, Cardiovascular Disease & Diabetes: A comparison between South Asians and Anglo Australians in Melbourne This PhD is part of a larger research project: The Sri Lankan and Indian Insulin Resistance and Metabolic syndrome study (SLIIM).
Also working on the Asthma and Diabetes in Australian and Malaysian Ethnically Variable communities study(ADAMEV).
Honour's student projects co-supervised:
Social Support and Social Connectedness: Nepalese Australian Migrants’ Use of Social Media and Mobile Technology (completed)
Formal support received by adults who have acquired a permanent lower limb injury within the last 1-5 years (current)