Higher Degree by Research Candidate
Adelaide Medical School
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
Anna has a midwifery background and is a holder of a Master of Applied Sciences. After five years of working on a variety of research projects, she is now conducting a Ph.D. at the Adelaide Medical School, University of Adelaide, and is a recipient of an Adelaide Scholarship International. Her Ph.D. is focusing on family planning and multiple sclerosis, with a particular interest in how to better support individuals with a chronic disease during their reproductive journey. Her research interest is in reproductive health and chronic non-communicable diseases.
Date Position Institution name 2022 - ongoing Research Assistant Monash University 2022 - 2022 Research Assistant South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute 2022 - ongoing Associate Supervisor The University of Adelaide 2019 - 2020 Research Officer Monash University 2017 - 2017 Research Officer Outcome Health 2016 - 2017 Research Assistant La Trobe University 2013 - 2014 Investors' Services Consultant Centuria 2011 - 2013 Midwife Agios Dimitrios Private Hospital, Xanthi
Language Competency German Can read, speak and understand spoken Greek, Modern (1453-) Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
Date Institution name Country Title 2014 - 2017 La Trobe University Australia Master of Applied Science Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki Greece Midwifery
Date Title Institution Country 2020 Doctor of Philosophy University of Adelaide Australia
Year Citation 2023 Anna, F., Rumbold Alice, R., & Grzeskowiak Luke, E. (2023). Family planning and multiple sclerosis: A qualitative study of patient experiences to understand information needs and promote informed decision-making. Patient Education and Counseling, 110, 107673-1-107673-8.
DOI Scopus1 WoS1
2022 Russell, G., Westbury, S., Clifford, S., Sturgiss, E., Fragkoudi, A., Macindoe, R., . . . Scott, C. (2022). Improving access for the vulnerable: a mixed-methods feasibility study of a pop-up model of care in south-eastern Melbourne, Australia. Australian Journal of Primary Health, 28(2), 143-150.
2020 Abstracts of the Australasian Association for Academic Primary Care (AAAPC) Annual Research Conference, 14-15 August 2020 (2020). Australian journal of primary health, 26(4), iii-lxiv.
2019 Pearce, C., McLeod, A., Patrick, J., Ferrigi, J., Bainbridge, M. M., Rinehart, N., & Fragkoudi, A. (2019). Coding and classifying GP data: The POLAR project. BMJ Health and Care Informatics, 26(1), e100009.
DOI Scopus11 Europe PMC8
2019 Pearce, C., McLeod, A., Rinehart, N., Patrick, J., Fragkoudi, A., Ferrigi, J., . . . Shearer, M. (2019). POLAR Diversion: Using general practice data to calculate risk of emergency department presentation at the time of consultation. Applied Clinical Informatics, 10(1), 151-157.
DOI Scopus9 WoS9 Europe PMC4
Year Citation 2021 Fragkoudi, A., Rumbold, A., & Grzeskowiak, L. (2021). FAMS: Family planning and Multiple Sclerosis: identifying practices and unmet information needs of people with MS. In AUSTRALIAN JOURNAL OF PRIMARY HEALTH Vol. 27 (pp. XIV). CSIRO PUBLISHING. 2020 Russell, G., Sturgiss, L., Fragkoudi, A., Clifford, S., & Westbury, S. (2020). Bringing care to those in need: translating a 'Pop-Up' Health and Social Support Intervention to vulnerable communities in South-East Melbourne. In AUSTRALIAN JOURNAL OF PRIMARY HEALTH Vol. 26 (pp. XLV). CSIRO PUBLISHING. 2015 Fragkoudi, A., Small, R., Jones, L., & Newton, M. (2015). Women's experience based on a hormonal/emotional model of labour. In WOMEN AND BIRTH Vol. 28 (pp. S46). ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV.
2020, Adelaide Scholarship International (ASI), The University of Adelaide
2014, La Trobe University Postgraduate Research Scholarship (LTUPS), La Trobe University
2014, La Trobe University Full Fee Research Scholarship (LTUFFRS), La Trobe University
Mar 2022 - current, Associate Supervisor, The University of Adelaide
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