Lauren Frensham

Lauren Frensham
Adelaide Nursing School
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

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Lauren Frensham

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2017 Academic Tutor (Indigenous students) University of South Australia
2017 Master's of Clinical Psychology Student University of South Australia
2016 - 2017 Postdoctoral Research Fellow University of New South Wales
2016 - 2016 Researcher/Intern World Health Organization
2015 - 2015 Research Officer South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute
2011 - 2014 Academic Marker University of South Australia, Adelaide

Awards and Achievements

Date Type Title Institution Name Amount
2014 Beat Cancer Project Travel Grant South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute
2012 UniSA top-up research scholarship University of South Australia
2012 Maurice de Rohan International Scholarship University of South Australia
2011 - 2014 Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) PhD Scholarship
2010 Higher Degrees by Research Vacation Scholarship University of South Australia
2010 Chancellor’s Letter of Commendation University of South Australia
2007 - 2009 Academic Merit Award University of South Australia

Language Competencies

Language Competency
English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
University of South Australia Australia BPsych(Hons)
Univeristy of South Australia Australia PhD, Health Sciences

Research Interests

Clinical Psychology, Medical and Health Sciences, Public Health and Health Services

Journals

Year Citation
2014 Frensham, L. J., Zarnowiecki, D. M., Parfitt, G., King, S. & Dollman, J. (2014). The experiences of participants in an innovative online resource designed to increase regular walking among rural cancer survivors: a qualitative pilot feasibility study. Supportive Care in Cancer, 22, 7, 1923-1929. 10.1007/s00520-014-2177-4
2014 Tudor-Locke, C., Schuna, J., Frensham, L. & Proenca, M. (2014). Changing the way we work: elevating energy expenditure with workstation alternatives. International Journal of Obesity, 38, 6, 755-765. 10.1038/ijo.2013.223
2014 Frensham, L. J., Zarnowiecki, D. M., Parfitt, G., Stanley, R. M. & Dollman, J. (2014). Steps toward improving diet and exercise for cancer survivors (STRIDE): a quasi-randomised controlled trial protocol. BMC Cancer, 14, 1, -. 10.1186/1471-2407-14-428
2012 Frensham, L. J., Bryan, J. & Parletta, N. (2012). Influences of micronutrient and omega-3 fatty acid supplementation on cognition, learning, and behavior: methodological considerations and implications for children and adolescents in developed societies. Nutrition Reviews, 70, 10, 594-610. 10.1111/j.1753-4887.2012.00516.x

Beat Cancer Project Travel Grant, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI), 2014

Maurice de Rohan International Scholarship, University of South Australia, 2012

UniSA top-up research scholarship, University of South Australia, 2012

Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) PhD Scholarship, University of South Australia, 2011-2014

 Higher Degrees by Research Vacation Scholarship, University of South Australia, 2010

Founders Scholarship, St Peter’s Collegiate Girls School, 2004-2008

Chancellor’s Letter of Commendation (recognising students in the top 5% of their division), University of South Australia, 2010

Academic Merit Award, University of South Australia, 2007, 2008, 2009

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