Publications by the PHXchange team


Zheng LX, Walsh EI, Sutarsa IN. Provision of health services for elderly populations in rural and remote areas in Australia: A systematic scoping review. Australian Journal of Rural Health. 2023;31(5):805-825.

Zangpo T, Tsheten, Tenzin P, Dorji C, Nima G, Dorjee S, et al. Demographic risk factors for extra-pulmonary tuberculosis: a rising public health threat in Bhutan. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis. 2023.

Williamson R, Banwell C, Calear AL, LaBond C, Leach LS, Olsen A, et al. ‘I didn’t feel safe inside’: navigating public health advice, housing and living with bushfire smoke. Critical Public Health. 2023;33(2):230-40.

Walsh EI, Grant WJ, Sargent GM. Prose, panels and people: the impact of comic presentation style on procedural information learning. International Journal of Science Education, Part B. 2023:1-16.

Wagnew F, Gray D, Tsheten T, Kelly M, Clements ACA, Alene KA. Effectiveness of nutritional support to improve treatment adherence in patients with tuberculosis: a systematic review. Nutr Rev. 2023.

Tsheten T, Chateau D, Dorji N, Pokhrel HP, Clements ACA, Gray DJ, et al. Impact of COVID-19 on mental health in Bhutan: a way forward for action. Lancet Reg Health Southeast Asia. 2023;11:100179.

Tsheten T, Alene KA, Restrepo AC, Kelly M, Lau C, Clements ACA, et al. Risk mapping and socio-ecological drivers of soil-transmitted helminth infections in the Philippines: a spatial modelling study. The Lancet Regional Health-Western Pacific. 2024;43:100974.

Thomas V, Bizumic B, Cruwys T, Walsh E. Measuring civilian moral injury: Adaptation and validation of the Moral Injury Events Scale (Civilian) and Expressions of Moral Injury Scale (Civilian). Psychological trauma: theory, research, practice, and policy. 2023.

Pilbeam C, Walsh E, Barnes K, Scholz B, Olsen A, Stone L. Mapping young people’s journeys through mental health services: A prospective longitudinal qualitative study protocol. Plos one. 2023;18(6):e0287098.

Patel C, Rendell N, Sargent GM, Ali A, Morgan C, Fields R, et al. Measuring National Immunization System Performance: A Systematic Assessment of Available Resources. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2023;11(3).

Leu J, Rebello SA, Sargent GM, Kelly M, Banwell C. Hard work, long hours, and Singaporean young adults' health-A qualitative study. Front Public Health. 2023;11:1082581.

Leu J, Rebello SA, Sargent GM, Kelly M, Banwell C. The Singaporean foodscape - Convenience, choice, entertainment, and sociality for young workers. Appetite. 2023;189:106992.

Kolesar RJ, Spruk R, Tsheten T. Evaluating Country Performance After Transitioning From Gavi Assistance: An Applied Synthetic Control Analysis. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2023;11(4).

Dorji N, Gurung MR, Gyeltshen D, Mongar KS, Wangmo S. Epidemiology of neonatal jaundice at Punakha District Hospital, Punakha, Bhutan. International Health. 2023;15(5):505-11.

Cherbuin N, Walsh EI, Leach L, Bruestle A, Burns R, Anstey KJ, et al. Elevated oxidative stress and inflammatory levels are associated with plasma AD biomarkers in middle‐age. Alzheimer's & Dementia. 2023;19:e059828.

Banwell C, Williamson R, Batterham P, Leach L, LaBond C, Calear AL, et al. Liminality and insecurity: A qualitative study of young adults’ vulnerabilities during the first twelve months of COVID-19 in Australia. SSM-Qualitative Research in Health. 2023;3:100260.

Alateeq K, Walsh EI, Cherbuin N. Dietary magnesium intake is related to larger brain volumes and lower white matter lesions with notable sex differences. European Journal of Nutrition. 2023:1-13.

Alamnia TT, Sargent GM, Kelly M. Dietary patterns and associations with metabolic risk factors for non-communicable disease. Scientific Reports. 2023;13(1):21028.

Alamnia TT, Sargent GM, Kelly M. Noncommunicable disease risk factors and cardiovascular risk among adults in Ethiopia: A cross-sectional study. Public Health Challenges. 2023;2(4):e133.

Alamnia TT, Sargent GM, Kelly M. Patterns of Non-Communicable Disease, Multimorbidity, and Population Awareness in Bahir Dar, Northwest Ethiopia: A Cross-Sectional Study. Int J Gen Med. 2023;16:3013-31.


Zhao Y, Leach LS, Walsh E, Batterham PJ, Calear AL, Phillips C, et al. COVID-19 and mental health in Australia–a scoping review. BMC public health. 2022;22(1):1-13.

Williamson R, Banwell C, Calear AL, LaBond C, Leach LS, Olsen A, et al. Bushfire smoke in our eyes: Community perceptions and responses to an intense smoke event in Canberra, Australia. Frontiers in public health. 2022;10:793312.

Walsh EI, Sargent G, Cevik-Compiegne B, Roberts M, Palfrey N, Gooyers-Bourke L, et al. Bushfire Smoke and Children’s Health—Exploring a Communication Gap. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2022;19(19):12436.

Walsh EI. Avoiding the Ageing Parent Trap: Essential Information & Solutions. Wiley Online Library; 2022.

Qu X, Walsh EI, Cherbuin N, Black LJ. Mapping the literature on diet and multiple sclerosis: a data-driven approach. Nutrients. 2022;14(22):4820.

Lal A, Walsh EI, Wetherell A, Slimings C. Climate change in public health and medical curricula in Australia and New Zealand: A mixed methods study of educator perceptions of barriers and areas for further action. Environmental Education Research. 2022;28(7):1070-87.

Fraser MA, Walsh EI, Shaw ME, Anstey KJ, Cherbuin N. Longitudinal effects of physical activity change on hippocampal volumes over up to 12 years in middle and older age community-dwelling individuals. Cerebral Cortex. 2022;32(13):2705-16.

Cherbuin N, Walsh EI, Leach L, Brüstle A, Burns R, Anstey KJ, et al. Systemic inflammation predicts Alzheimer pathology in community samples without dementia. Biomedicines. 2022;10(6):1240.

Banfield M, Fitzpatrick SJ, Lamb H, Giugni M, Calear AL, Stewart E, et al. Co-creating safe spaces: Study protocol for translational research on innovative alternatives to the emergency department for people experiencing emotional distress and/or suicidal crisis. Plos one. 2022;17(10):e0272483.

Ambikairajah A, Walsh E, Cherbuin N. A review of menopause nomenclature. Reproductive health. 2022;19(1):1-15.

Alateeq K, Walsh EI, Abhayaratna WP, Cherbuin N. Effects of higher normal blood pressure on brain are detectable before middle-age and differ by sex. Journal of Clinical Medicine. 2022;11(11):3127.


Walsh EI, Sargent GM, Grant WJ. Not just a pretty picture: Scientific fact visualisation styles, preferences, confidence and recall. Information Visualization. 2021;20(2-3):138-50.

Walsh EI, Jacka FN, Butterworth P, Anstey KJ, Cherbuin N. Midlife susceptibility to the effects of poor diet on diabetes risk. European journal of clinical nutrition. 2021;75(1):85-90.

Walsh EI. Griffith Review 68: Getting On A Hay (ed) Swann Publishing, Brisbane, Australia, 2020. ISBN: 9781922268761. Wiley Online Library; 2021.

Kalulac NCKIS, Malhotrad R, Chand LJRA, Harperh LLS, Walsha XZDLE, Hussaina R, et al. Societal Need for Interdisciplinary Ageing Research: An International Alliance of Research Universities “Ageing, Longevity and Health” Stream (IARU-ALH) Position Statement. 2021.

Fraser MA, Walsh EI, Shaw ME, Abhayaratna WP, Anstey KJ, Sachdev PS, et al. Longitudinal trajectories of hippocampal volume in middle to older age community dwelling individuals. Neurobiology of Aging. 2021;97:97-105.

Cherbuin N, Walsh EI, Shaw M, Luders E, Anstey KJ, Sachdev PS, et al. Optimal blood pressure keeps our brains younger. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience. 2021;13:694982.

Alateeq K, Walsh EI, Cherbuin N. Higher blood pressure is associated with greater white matter lesions and brain atrophy: a systematic review with meta-analysis. Journal of clinical medicine. 2021;10(4):637.


Walsh EI, Smith L, Northey J, Rattray B, Cherbuin N. Towards an understanding of the physical activity-BDNF-cognition triumvirate: A review of associations and dosage. Ageing research reviews. 2020;60:101044.

Walsh EI, Chung Y, Cherbuin N, Salvador-Carulla L. Experts’ perceptions on the use of visual analytics for complex mental healthcare planning: an exploratory study. BMC medical research methodology. 2020;20(1):1-9.

Beanland V, Walsh EI, Pammer K. Undergraduate students’ perceptions of and engagement in research participation to fulfill an introductory psychology course requirement. Teaching of Psychology. 2020;47(1):74-83.

Ambikairajah A, Tabatabaei‐Jafari H, Walsh E, Hornberger M, Cherbuin N. Longitudinal changes in fat mass and the hippocampus. Obesity. 2020;28(7):1263-9.


Walsh EI, Zhang T, Cherbuin N. Of fractal and Fourier: A measure for local shape complexity for neurological applications. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 2019;323:61-7.

Walsh EI, Shaw ME, Oyarce DAE, Fraser M, Cherbuin N. Assumption-Free Assessment of Corpus Callosum Shape: Benchmarking and Application. Concepts in Magnetic Resonance Part A. 2019;2019.

Tabatabaei-Jafari H, Shaw ME, Walsh E, Cherbuin N, Initiative AsDN. Regional brain atrophy predicts time to conversion to Alzheimer's disease, dependent on baseline volume. Neurobiology of aging. 2019;83:86-94.

Sargent GM, Banwell C, Strazdins L, Dixon J. Time and participation in workplace health promotion: Australian qualitative study. Health Promot Int. 2019;33(3):436-47.

Pescud M, Sargent G, Kelly P, Friel S. How does whole of government action address inequities in obesity? A case study from Australia. International Journal for Equity in Health. 2019;18(1):8.

Cherbuin N, Walsh EI. Sugar in mind: untangling a sweet and sour relationship beyond type 2 diabetes. Frontiers in neuroendocrinology. 2019;54:100769.

Cherbuin N, Walsh E, Baune B, Anstey K. Oxidative stress, inflammation and risk of neurodegeneration in a population sample. European journal of neurology. 2019;26(11):1347-54.

Ambikairajah A, Walsh E, Cherbuin N. Lipid profile differences during menopause: a review with meta-analysis. Menopause. 2019;26(11):1327-33.