Jennifer Stone

Jennifer Stone

Grant-Funded Researcher (A)

School of Public Health

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD - email supervisor to discuss availability.

Jennifer Stone is a PhD candidate at the Research School of Population Health. Jennifer’s qualifications include a Bachelor of Psychological Science, Graduate Certificate in Public Health, and Master of Epidemiology (clinical) obtained from the University of Queensland. Jennifer’s research interest is in methodological quality assessment of primary clinical research for use in evidence synthesis. Jennifer has also spent time in The Netherlands studying in the area of preclinical (animal) systematic review methodology and risk of bias assessment of laboratory animal studies.

Risk of bias

Methodological quality


Evidence synthesis



  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2021 Stone, J. C., Glass, K., Clark, J., Ritskes-Hoitinga, M., Munn, Z., Tugwell, P., & Doi, S. A. R. (2021). The MethodologicAl STandards for Epidemiological Research (MASTER) scale demonstrated a unified framework for bias assessment.. J Clin Epidemiol, 134, 52-64.
    DOI Scopus4 WoS4 Europe PMC2
    2021 Stone, J. C., Gurunathan, U., Aromataris, E., Glass, K., Tugwell, P., Munn, Z., & Doi, S. A. R. (2021). Bias Assessment in Outcomes Research: The Role of Relative Versus Absolute Approaches. Value in Health, 24(8), 1145-1149.
    2020 Stone, J. C., Glass, K., Munn, Z., Tugwell, P., & Doi, S. A. R. (2020). Comparison of bias adjustment methods in meta-analysis suggests that quality effects modeling may have less limitations than other approaches. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 117, 36-45.
    DOI Scopus21 WoS21 Europe PMC8
    2020 Furuya-Kanamori, L., Stone, J., Yakob, L., Kirk, M., Collignon, P., Mills, D. J., & Lau, C. L. (2020). Risk factors for acquisition of multidrug-resistant Enterobacterales among international travellers: A synthesis of cumulative evidence. Journal of Travel Medicine, 27(1), 1-10.
    DOI Scopus8 WoS10 Europe PMC6
    2019 Stone, J., Gurunathan, U., Glass, K., Munn, Z., Tugwell, P., & Doi, S. A. R. (2019). Letter re: stratification by quality is not recommended in meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 115, 172-174.
    2019 Stone, J., Gurunathan, U., Glass, K., Munn, Z., Tugwell, P., & Doi, S. (2019). Stratification by quality-induced selection bias in a meta-analysis of clinical trials. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 107, 51-59.
    DOI Scopus21 WoS22 Europe PMC9
    2019 Stone, J. C., Glass, K., Clark, J., Munn, Z., Tugwell, P., & Doi, S. A. R. (2019). A unified framework for bias assessment in clinical research. International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 17(2), 106-120.
    DOI Scopus15 WoS12 Europe PMC7
    2019 Stone, J. C., & Doi, S. A. R. (2019). Moving towards a standards-based methodological quality assessment scheme for clinical research. International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 17(2), 72-73.
    DOI Scopus1 WoS1
    2015 Foxlee, N., Stone, J. C., & Doi, S. A. R. (2015). A comparison of univariate and bivariate models in meta-analysis of diagnostic accuracy studies. International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 13(1), 28-34.
    DOI Scopus3 Europe PMC1
    2015 Stone, J. C., Furuya-Kanamori, L., Barendregt, J. J., & Doi, S. A. R. (2015). Was there really any evidence that rosiglitazone increased the risk of myocardial infarction or death from cardiovascular causes?. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety, 24(3), 223-227.
    DOI Scopus21 WoS19 Europe PMC12
    2015 Furuya-Kanamori, L., Stone, J. C., Clark, J., McKenzie, S. J., Yakob, L., Paterson, D. L., . . . Clements, A. C. (2015). Comorbidities, exposure to medications, and the risk of community-acquired clostridium difficile infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 36(2), 132-141.
    DOI Scopus85 WoS75 Europe PMC51
    2014 Furuya-Kanamori, L., Dulanto-Reinoso, C. M., Stone, J. C., Marroquín, L., Dulanto-Reinoso, V. C., Roca, J. A., . . . Lee, G. A. (2014). Squamous neoplasia of the ocular surface in patients with pterygium in Peru. Revista Peruana de Medicina Experimental y Salud Publica, 31(4), 689-694.
    Scopus4 Europe PMC1
    2014 Stone, J. C., Clark, J., Cuneo, R., Russell, A. W., & Doi, S. A. R. (2014). Estrogen and selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs) for the treatment of acromegaly: A meta-analysis of published observational studies. Pituitary, 17(3), 284-295.
    DOI Scopus21 WoS22 Europe PMC10
    2014 Furuya-Kanamori, L., Stone, J. C., & Doi, S. A. R. (2014). Putting the diabetes risk due to statins in perspective: A re-evaluation using the complementary outcome. Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases, 24(7), 705-708.
    DOI Scopus4 WoS3 Europe PMC1
  • Conference Items

    Year Citation
    2021 Barker, T., Munn, Z., Stone, J., & Aromataris, E. (2021). The future of JBI tools for assessment of risk of bias. Poster session presented at the meeting of Engaging Evidence 2021.

Ramsay Grant (data-only) - Long-COVID and ME/ CFS

  • Position: Grant-Funded Researcher (A)
  • Phone: 83132272
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  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Org Unit: JBI

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