Helena Schuch

Helena Schuch
School of Public Health
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Research Associate, Better Start Child Health and Development Research Group, School of Public Health, The University of Adelaide.
PhD Student, Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health (ARCPOH), The University of Adelaide.

Awards & Achievements:
2017 IADR Lion Dental Research Award for Junior Investigators - Behavioral, Epidemiologic and Health Services Research Group of the International Association for Dental Research. San Francisco – USA.
2017 Healthy Development Adelaide Travel Grant, Round 2017/1. Adelaide - Australia.
2016 School of Dentistry Prize - Florey International Postgraduate Conference 2016
2015 Florey Medical Sciences Prize - Florey International Postgraduate Conference
2015 JL Eustace International Travel Award. Adelaide – Australia.
2015 Winifred E. Preedy Postgraduate Bursary (The Australian Federation of University Women - South Australia - Trust Fund)
2014 IADR Australian and New Zealand Division Colgate Travel Grant.

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Helena Schuch

Research Associate, Better Start Child Health and Development Research Group, School of Public Health, The University of Adelaide.
PhD Student, Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health (ARCPOH), The University of Adelaide.

Awards & Achievements:
2017 IADR Lion Dental Research Award for Junior Investigators - Behavioral, Epidemiologic and Health Services Research Group of the International Association for Dental Research. San Francisco – USA.
2017 Healthy Development Adelaide Travel Grant, Round 2017/1. Adelaide - Australia.
2016 School of Dentistry Prize - Florey International Postgraduate Conference 2016
2015 Florey Medical Sciences Prize - Florey International Postgraduate Conference
2015 JL Eustace International Travel Award. Adelaide – Australia.
2015 Winifred E. Preedy Postgraduate Bursary (The Australian Federation of University Women - South Australia - Trust Fund)
2014 IADR Australian and New Zealand Division Colgate Travel Grant.

Helena is a researcher with the BetterStart group in the School of Public Health at the University of Adelaide, and is completing a PhD at the Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health (ARCPOH, The University of Adelaide). Her PhD focuses on investigating the effect of socioeconomic position during the life course on periodontal disease in adulthood. At BetterStart, Helena's role includes working on the Early Childhood Health and Development linked data project.

Language Competencies

Language Competency
Italian Can read and understand spoken
Portuguese Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
Spanish - Latin American Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review

Journals

Year Citation
2017 Schuch, H. S. & Do, L. G. (2017). SCHOOL-BASED ORAL HYGIENE EDUCATION PROGRAM HAS LONG-TERM POSITIVE EFFECTS ON ORAL HEALTH INDICATORS. JOURNAL OF EVIDENCE-BASED DENTAL PRACTICE, 17, 1, 65-67.
10.1016/j.jebdp.2017.01.002
2017 Simões, R., Goettems, M., Schuch, H., Torriani, D. & Demarco, F. (2017). Impact of malocclusion on oral health-related quality of life of 8-12 years old schoolchildren in Southern Brazil. Brazilian Dental Journal, 28, 1, 105-112.
10.1590/0103-6440201701278
2017 Schuch, H., Haag, D., Kapellas, K., Arantes, R., Peres, M., Thomson, W. & Jamieson, L. (2017). The magnitude of Indigenous and non-Indigenous oral health inequalities in Brazil, New Zealand and Australia. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 45, 5, 1-8.
10.1111/cdoe.12307
2017 Armfield, J., Crego, A., Schuch, H. & Luzzi, L. (2017). The role of cognitions in short-term temporal changes in dental fear among Australian adults. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, -.
10.1111/jphd.12232
2017 Schuch, H., Peres, K., Singh, A., Peres, M. & Do, L. (2017). Socioeconomic position during life and periodontitis in adulthood: a systematic review. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 45, 3, 201-208.
10.1111/cdoe.12278
2016 Conde, M., Chisini, L., Sarkis-Onofre, R., Schuch, H., Nör, J. & Demarco, F. (2016). A scoping review of root canal revascularization: Relevant aspects for clinical success and tissue formation. International Endodontic Journal, Online, 9, 1-15.
10.1111/iej.12711
2016 Boscato, N., Schuch, H., Grasel, C. & Goettems, M. (2016). Differences of oral health conditions between adults and older adults: a census in a Southern Brazilian city. Geriatrics and Gerontology International, 16, 9, 1014-1020.
10.1111/ggi.12588
2016 Singh, A., Harford, J., Schuch, H., Watt, R. & De Anselmo Peres, M. (2016). Theoretical basis and explanation for the relationship between area-level social inequalities and population oral health outcomes - A scoping review. I. Kawachi & S. Subramanian (Eds.). SSM - Population Health, 2, 451-462.
10.1016/j.ssmph.2016.06.001
2015 Schuch, H., Correa, M., Torriani, D., Demarco, F. & Goettems, M. (2015). Perceived dental pain: determinants and impact on Brazilian schoolchildren. Journal of Oral & Facial Pain and Headache, 29, 2, 168-176.
10.11607/ofph.1414.
2015 Schuch, H., Peres, K., Do, L. & Peres, M. (2015). Can socioeconomic trajectories during the life influence periodontal disease occurrence in adulthood? Hypotheses from a life-course perspective. Medical Hypotheses, 84, 6, 596-600.
10.1016/j.mehy.2015.03.011
2015 Laguzzi, P., Schuch, H., Medina, L., de Amores, A., Demarco, F. & Lorenzo, S. (2015). Tooth loss and associated factors in elders: results from a national survey in Uruguay. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 76, 2, 143-151.
10.1111/jphd.12123
2014 Schuch, H., Dos Santos Costa, F., Torriani, D., Demarco, F. & Goettems, M. (2014). Oral health-related quality of life of schoolchildren: impact of clinical and psychosocial variables. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry, 25, 5, 358-365.
10.1111/ipd.12118
2014 Goettems, M., Schuch, H., Demarco, F., Ardenghi, T. & Torriani, D. (2014). Impact of dental anxiety and fear on dental care use in Brazilian women. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 74, 4, 310-316.
10.1111/jphd.12060
2014 Goettems, M., Schuch, H., Hallal, P., Torriani, D. & Demarco, F. (2014). Nutritional status and physical activity level as risk factor for traumatic dental injuries occurrence: a systematic review. Dental Traumatology, 30, 4, 251-258.
10.1111/edt.12102
2013 Schuch, H., Goettems, M., Correa, M., Torriani, D. & Demarco, F. (2013). Prevalence and treatment demand after traumatic dental injury in South Brazilian schoolchildren. Dental Traumatology, 29, 4, 297-302.
10.1111/edt.12003
2013 Baldissera, R., Corrêa, M., Schuch, H., Collares, K., Nascimento, G., Jardim, P. ... Demarco, F. (2013). Are there universal restorative composites for anterior and posterior teeth?. Journal of Dentistry, 41, 11, 1027-1035.
10.1016/j.jdent.2013.08.016
2012 Goettems, M., Azevedo, M., Correa, M., Costa, C., Wendt, F., Schuch, H. ... Torriani, D. (2012). Dental trauma occurrence and occlusal characteristics in Brazilian preschool children. Pediatric Dentistry, 34, 2, 104-107.
2010 Correa, M., Schuch, H., Collares, K., Torriani, D., Hallal, P. & Demarco, F. (2010). Survey on the occurrence of dental trauma and preventive strategies among Brazilian professional soccer players. Journal of Applied Oral Science, 18, 6, 572-576.
10.1590/S1678-77572010000600007
Phone
83130612
Campus
North Terrace
Building
Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences Building
Room Number
WS9050.08
Org Unit
Public Health

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