Margaret Scrimgeour

Dr Margaret Scrimgeour

Senior Lecturer

Health and Medical Sciences Faculty Office

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences


Dr Margaret Scrimgeour

Affiliation:
University of Adelaide
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Margaret Scrimgeour has engaged in a broad scope of Education and Public Health research over the past twenty years. A post doctoral research position at the Co-Operative Research Centre for Aboriginal and Tropical Health (CRCATH) in Darwin led to participation in the development of an agenda for reform of approaches to health research involving the interests of Indigenous people. She has subsequently worked with Indigenous colleagues to investigate approaches to Research Ethics, community engagement in research, education as a social determinant of health, anti-racism education and cultural safety curriculum development.

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  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2015 Scrimgeour, M., & Ovsienko, H. (2015). Anti-racism and pre-service teacher education: advocating for intersectional privilege studies. Journal of Educational Enquiry, 14(2), 33-44.
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    2014 Price, D., Green, D., Spears, B., Scrimgeour, M., Barnes, A., Geer, R., & Johnson, B. (2014). A qualitative exploration of cyber-bystanders and moral engagement. Australian Journal of Guidance and Counselling, 24(1), 1-17.
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    2011 Habibis, D., Birdsall-Jones, C., Dunbar, T., Scrimgeour, M., Taylor, E., & Nethercote, M. (2011). Improving housing responses to indigenous patterns of temporary mobility. AHURI Final Report, (162), 1-206.
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    2006 Dunbar, T., & Scrimgeour, M. (2006). Indigenous health research ethics in Australia: applying guidelines as the basis for negotiating research agreements. Monash Bioethics Review, 25(2), S53-S62.
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    2006 Dunbar, T., & Scrimgeour, M. (2006). Ethics in Indigenous Research – Connecting with Community. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 3(3), 179-185.
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    2005 Scrimgeour, M., & Scrimgeour, D. (2005). The game of blame & shame MUTUAL OBLIGATION AND THE RETURN TO ASSIMILATION IN INDIGENOUS POLICY. Seeing Red, (3), 18-20.
  • Books

    Year Citation
    2008 Scrimgeour, M., & Scrimgeour, D. (2008). Health Care Access for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
    People Living in Urban Areas, and Related Research Issues
    (Vol. 1, 1st ed.). Darwin, N.T. Australia: Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal Health.
    2005 Dunbar, T., & Scrimgeour, M. (2005). ETHICAL ASSESSMENT OF INDIGENOUS HEALTH
    RESEARCH:A REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE
    (1st ed.). Onemda VicHealth Koori Health Unit.
    2004 Henry, J., Dunbar, T., Arnott,, A., Scrimgeour, M., & Murakami-Gold, L. (2004). Indigenous ResearchReform Agenda
    A review of the literature
    (Vol. 5, 1st ed.). Casuarina N.T.: COOPERATIVE RESEARCH CENTRE FOR ABORIGINAL & TROPICAL HEALTH.
    2002 Henry, J., Dunbar, T., Scrimgeour, M., Arnott, A., & Matthews, S. (2002). Indigenous research reform agenda: Rethinking research methodologies (1st ed.). Casuarina, N.T: Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal and Tropical Health (CRC) ..
  • Book Chapters

    Year Citation
    2017 Dunbar, T., & Scrimgeour, M. (2017). LSIC: Procedural Ethics Through an Indigenous Ethical Lens. In M. Walter, K. Martin, & G. Bodkin-Andrews (Eds.), Indigenous Children Growing Up Strong: A Longitudinal Study of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Families (1st ed., pp. 61-78). London, United Kingdom: Palgrave MacMillan.
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    2017 Dunbar, T., & Scrimgeour, M. (2017). Pregnancy, Birthing and Health for Indigenous Families. In M. Walter, K. Martin, & G. Bodkin-Andrews (Eds.), Indigenous Children Growing Up Strong: A Longitudinal Study of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Families (1st ed., pp. 101-121). London: Palgrave Macmillan UK.
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    2010 Baker, J., Dunbar, T., & Scrimgeour, M. (2010). Feminist bioethics and indigenous research reform in Australia : is an alliance across gender, racial, and cultural borders a useful strategy for promoting change?. In J. Scully, L. Baldwin Ragaven, & P. Fitzpatrick (Eds.), Feminist Bioethics: At the Center, on the Margins (1 ed., pp. 243-256). Baltimore, USA: Johns Hopkins University Press.
    2007 Dunbar, T., & Scrimgeour, M. (2007). The impact of Western education on the health and well being of Indigenous peoples: Reviewing the research evidence in Australia. In B. Carson, T. Dunbar, R. Chenhall, & R. Bailie (Eds.), Social Determinants of Indigenous Health (1st ed., pp. 135-149). Crows Nest NSW 2065: Allen and Unwin.
  • Conference Papers

    Year Citation
    2012 Scrimgeour, M. (2012). Anti-racist education: adopting a big picture view of isms phobias and privilege. In 29th -31st August, 2012. Pacific International Hotel, Cairns, Cairns.
    2009 Scrimgeour, M., & Dunbar, T. (2009). Indigenous Education Research: Inclusion or exclusion? Supporting collaborative research in Indigenous community contexts. In Meeting of comparative minds [electronic resource] : education in all its forms : Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Comparative and International Education Society, (pp. 125-130). Curtin University. Perth: Australian and New Zealand Comparative and International Education Society (ANZCIES).
    2009 Scrimgeour, M., & Dunbar, T. (2009). Cultural competence in Aboriginal education service delivery in Australia: Some lessons from the Aboriginal health service sector. In Inspiring Innovative Research in Education – Creating Global Networks (pp. 1-17). Canberra.
    2005 Dunbar, T., & Scrimgeour, M. (2005). Indigenous research - connecting with community. In no. Canberra, Australian Capital Territory : Australian Government, 2005.
  • Conference Items

    Year Citation
    2017 Dunbar, T., & Scrimgeour, M. (2017). Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children Data: Pregnancy, Birthing and Health – Wave 1. Poster session presented at the meeting of AIATSIS National Indigenous Research Conference 2017. Canberra.
    2010 Scrimgeour, M., & Dunbar, T. (2010). Cultural competence in Aboriginal education service delivery in Australia: Some lessons from the Aboriginal health service sector. Poster session presented at the meeting of Title on title screen: AARE International Research Conference 2009 : 29 November - 3 December 2009, Canberra. Creator Australian Association for Research in Education. Conference Canberra, ACT.. Coldstream, Victoria.
    2007 Dunbar, T., & Scrimgeour, M. (2007). Keeping research on track: A guide for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples about health research ethics. Poster session presented at the meeting of AIATSIS Conference. Canberra.
  • Report for External Bodies

    Year Citation
    2017 Spears, B., Taddeo, C. M., Barnes, A., Scrimgeour, M., Collin, P., Drennan,, J., & Razzell, M. (2017). Keep It Tame: Promoting respect online Safe And Well Online Pilot Study: Evaluating the design, engagement and impact of a social marketing approach aimed at 12 to 18 year olds. Abbotsford VIC.
    2015 Spears, B., Taddeo, C., Barnes, A., Collin, P., Swist, T., Drennan, D., . . . Razzell, M. (2015). ‘Appreciate A Mate’Helping others to feel good about themselves. Safe and Well Online: A report on the development and evaluation of a positive messaging social marketing campaign for young people.. Abbotsford, Vic.: Young and Well Cooperative Research Centre.
    2011 Saggers, S;, S., Scrimgeour,, M., Stearne, A., Dunbar, T., & Frances, K. (2011). Warlpiri early childhood care and development program evaluation: third progress report. Australia : National drug research institute, 2011.

Margaret Scrimgeour is a senior lecturer in the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences where she works alongside Indigenous colleagues in the Yaitya Purruna Indigenous Health Unit. Academics in this Unit provide a mix of  teaching and curriculum support for academics in Schools across the Faculty. We work with students in the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Public Health and Psychology to support them to become culturally safe health practitioners.

  • Position: Senior Lecturer
  • Phone: 83133098
  • Email: margaret.scrimgeour@adelaide.edu.au
  • Fax: 8313 6899
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Barr Smith South, floor 3
  • Room: 3 031
  • Org Unit: Yaitya Purruna

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