Dr Paul Rothmore
Paul Rothmore is an experienced researcher and educator with a specific interest in the area of occupational health and injury prevention. He has more than 20 years' experience and has worked as an Occupational Health Physiotherapist, OHS Manager and academic.
His current research interests include the development of a behaviour change method to improve the implementation of ergonomics advice, the prevention of musculoskeletal disorders in the aged care sector, young worker education and injury prevention in the ageing workforce.
Paul is a Specialist Physiotherapist in Occupational Health (as awarded by the Australian College of Physiotherapists) and is the Academic Lead of the Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Unit.
Paul is a member of the ICOH Scientific Committees on Ageing & Work and Musculoskeletal Disorders. He is a Fellow of the Australian College of Physiotherapists.
|2009||Senior Lecturer||University of Adelaide|
|1993||University of South Australia||Australia||Bachelor of Applied Science (Honours) - Physiotherapy|
|PhD||The University of Adelaide||Australia|
|Master of Ergonomics||La Trobe University||Australia|
|2017||Rothmore, P., Aylward, P., Gray, J. & Karnon, J. (2017). A long-term evaluation of the stage of change approach and compensable injury outcomes-a cluster-randomised trial. Ergonomics, 60, 5, 628-635.
|2017||Rothmore, P., Aylward, P., Oakman, J., Tappin, D., Gray, J. & Karnon, J. (2017). The stage of change approach for implementing ergonomics advice – Translating research into practice. Applied Ergonomics, 59, Pt A, 225-233.
|2016||Oakman, J., Rothmore, P. & Tappin, D. (2016). Intervention development to reduce musculoskeletal disorders: Is the process on target?. Applied Ergonomics, 56, 179-186.
|2015||Doda, D., Rothmore, P., Pisaniello, D., Briggs, N., Stewart, S., Mahmood, M. & Hiller, J. (2015). Relative benefit of a Stage of Change approach for the prevention of musculoskeletal pain and discomfort: A cluster randomised trial. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 72, 11, 784-791.
|2015||Rothmore, P., Aylward, P. & Karnon, J. (2015). The implementation of ergonomics advice and the stage of change approach. Applied Ergonomics: human factors in technology and society, 51, 370-376.
|2014||Stewart, S., Rothmore, P., Doda, D., Hiller, J., Mahmood, M. & Pisaniello, D. (2014). Musculoskeletal pain and discomfort and associated worker and organizational factors: a cross-sectional study. Work, 48, 2, 261-271.
|2014||Rothmore, P. R., Aylward, P. & Karnon, J. (2014). Ergonomics and musculoskeletal injury prevention interventions in healthcare: are they worth it?. Ergonomics Australia, 8, 1, 1-5.|
|2013||Rothmore, P., Karnon, J. & Aylward, P. (2013). Implementation of interventions to prevent musculoskeletal injury at work - lost in translation?. Physical Therapy Reviews, 18, 5, 344-349.
|2012||Marsh, C. & Rothmore, P. (2012). Ageing workers in the healthcare environment: a review of available information to assist employers. Journal of Health, Safety and Environment, 28, 2, 93-100.|
|2012||Marsh, C. & Rothmore, P. (2012). The ageing workforce: Is this a HSE issue?. Journal of Health, Safety and Environment, 28, 2, -.|
|2002||Rothmore, P. (2002). Lead aprons, radiographers and discomfort. The Journal of Occupational Health and Safety, 18, 4, 357-365.|
|2015||Rothmore, P. R. & Boucaut, R. (2015). Occupational Health and Safety. In S. Patole (Ed.), Management and Leadership – A Guide for Clinical Professionals (pp. 123-136). Switzerland: Springer.
|2010||Doda, D., Pisaniello, D., Rothmore, P., Mahmood, M., Hiller, J., Winefield, H. ... Stewart, S. (2010). A survey of musculoskeletal pain / discomfort and organisational factors in South Australian workplaces. New Zealand Ergonomics Society (NZES) Conference. New Zealand.|
|2014||Rothmore, P. R., Pisaniello, D., Aylward, P. & Karnon, J. (2014). Implementation of Interventions to Prevent Musculoskeletal Injury at Work - a Behaviour Change Approach. 50th Annual Conference of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of Australia. Adelaide.|
|2011||Doda, D., Pisaniello, D., Rothmore, P., Hiller, J., Mahmood, A., Stewart, S. ... Boucaut, R. (2011). Prevention of workplace musculoskeletal disorders based on a stage of change approach: preliminary findings from an intervention study in South Australia. International Conference on Epidemiology in Occupational Health. Oxford, UK.
|2014||Rothmore, P. R., Saniotis, A. & Pisaniello, D., (2014). A Toolkit for the Integration of WHS in University Curricula - Validation and Extension Research,|
|2013||Pisaniello, D., Rothmore, P., Stewart, S., Crea, J., Tkaczuk, M., Jankewicz, G. & Gaskin, S. E., (2013). Hazard Surveillance for the Primary Prevention of Occupational Asthma: A National Demonstration Project,|
|2011||Rothmore, P. R., Pisaniello, D., Stewart, S., Karnon, J., Boucaut, R. & Harrison, J., (2011). Improving Enterprise-Level Interventions Designed to Reduce Musculoskeletal Disorders in the Workplace,|
|2011||Rothmore, P. R., Pisaniello, D. & Stewart, S., (2011). Development and Trial of a Toolkit for the Evaluation and Integration of OHS in University Curricula,|
|2016 - ongoing||Board Member||Australian College of Physiotherapists - Board of Censors||Australia|
|2008 - ongoing||Member||Australian College of Physiotherapists - Proefessional Practice Standards Committee||Australia|
|Date||Role||Editorial Board Name||Country|
|2015 - ongoing||Member||Environmental Health and Preventive Medicine||Japan|