Dr Xiangqun Ju

Xiangqun Ju
Research Associate
Adelaide Dental School
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Dr Xiangqun Ju has long-term clinical experience on oral and maxillofacial surgery and her PhD research has involved epidemiological aspects of oral and general health among older Australians. Now she works in the University of Adelaide’s Indigenous Oral Health Unit as an Indigenous oral health researcher to investigate the relationship between social economic status, nutrition and dental caries among Indigenous Australian children.

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Dr Xiangqun Ju

Dr Xiangqun Ju has long-term clinical experience on oral and maxillofacial surgery and her PhD research has involved epidemiological aspects of oral and general health among older Australians. Now she works in the University of Adelaide’s Indigenous Oral Health Unit as an Indigenous oral health researcher to investigate the relationship between social economic status, nutrition and dental caries among Indigenous Australian children.

Research interest

  • Population Oral Health: 1) The association between the Periodontal disease and Chronic diseases among older population; 2) Indigenous oral health; 3) Socio-eonomic inequalities in oral health; 4) The effect of Oral Health Literacy intervention and oral health promotion; 5) HPV vaccine & Oropharyngeal cancer.
  • Oral epidemiology: 1) Models of oral disease causation; 2) Methods of analyses to determinant of oral health status in population.
  • Dental workforce & services: 1) Oral health practioner workforce; 2) Dental services responsibility loading .

Current Project 

  • Indigenous oral health project: 1) Oral Health Literacy intervention and children's dental caries experience; 2) Indigenous HPV and Oropharyngeal cancer study
  • Dental services project: Relative Value Unit Study

 

 

 

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2013 Research Assosiate The University of Adelaide

Awards and Achievements

Date Type Title Institution Name Amount
2014 - 2014 J. Morita Junior investigation Award for Geriatric Oral Research The 92nd General Session and Exhibition of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR)
2011 - 2015 Australian Postgraduate Award Univeristy of Adelaide

Language Competencies

Language Competency
Chinese (Mandarin) Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
2011 - 2016 University of Adelaide Australia PhD
2008 - 2011 University of Adelaide Australia MPH
1981 - 1986 Shanxi Medical University China BM

Keywords

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health, Dentistry, Epidemiology, Public Health, Public Health and Health Services

Journals

Date Citation
2017 Ju,X, Spencer,AJ, Brennan,DS, 2017, Dentist age, period and cohort effects on provision of dental services in Australia: 1983-84 to 2009-10, Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, - 10.1111/cdoe.12282
2016 Ju,X, Jamieson,LM, Mejia,GC, 2016, Estimating the effects of maternal education on child dental caries using marginal structural models: The Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Australian Children, Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 44, 6, 602-610 10.1111/cdoe.12259
2016 Ha,D, Ju,X, Mejia,GC, Armfield,J, Do,L, Jamieson,L, 2016, Social inequality in dental caries and changes over time among Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australian children, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 40, 6, 542-547 10.1111/1753-6405.12566
2016 Ju,X, Brennan,DS, Spencer,AJ, Teusner,DN, 2016, Longitudinal changes in dental services provided by Australian dentists, Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 76, 1, 30-37 10.1111/jphd.12107
2016 Ju,X, Teusner,, Spencer,, Brennan,, 2016, Longitudinal Changes in Proportions of Dental Services Provided by Australian Dentists, 1983 to 2010, JDR Clinical & Translational Research, - 10.1177/2380084416681479.
2016 Claudia,C, Ju,X, Mejia,G, Jamieson,LM, 2016, The relationship between maternal smoking during pregnancy and parental-reported experience of dental caries in Indigenous Australian children, Community Dental Health, 33, 4, 297-302 10.1922/CDH_3937Claudia06
2016 Jamieson,LM, Elani,H, Mejia,GC, Ju,X, Kawachi,I, Harper,S, Thomson,WM, Kaufman,JS, 2016, Inequalities in indigenous oral health: findings from Australia, New Zealand, and Canada, Journal of Dental Research, 95, 12, 1375-1380 10.1177/0022034516658233
2014 Ju,X, Brennan,DS, Spencer,AJ, 2014, Age, period and cohort analysis of patient dental visits in Australia, BMC Health Services Research, 14, 1, 13-1-13-7 10.1186/1472-6963-14-13
2011 Harford,J, Ju,X, 2011, Teen dental plan voucher use, Australian Dental Journal, 56, 4, 437-440 10.1111/j.1834-7819.2011.01374.x

Memberships

Date Role Membership Country
2012 International Association for Dental Research (IADR) Australia
Position
Research Associate
Phone
83137352
Fax
8313 4858
Campus
Adelaide CBD
Building
122 Frome Street
Room Number
3 02
Org Unit
ARCPOH

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