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Ms Susan Bellman

Susan Bellman
Senior Research Officer
School of Public Health
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

I am a pharmacist, dietitian and diabetes educator with a particular interest in type 1 and type 2 diabetes and aged care. My Masters research thesis was titled "The effectiveness of GLP-1 analogues compared to DPP-4 inhibitors for beta cell function and diabetes related complications among adults with type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis".

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Ms Susan Bellman

I am a pharmacist, dietitian and diabetes educator with a particular interest in type 1 and type 2 diabetes and aged care. My Masters research thesis was titled "The effectiveness of GLP-1 analogues compared to DPP-4 inhibitors for beta cell function and diabetes related complications among adults with type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis".

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2017 Senior Research Officer School of Public Health, The University of Adelaide

Awards and Achievements

Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount
2014 Recognition Master of Clinical Science University of Adelaide Australia
2001 Research Award James and Jessie Brown Memorial Prize in Gerontology
2001 Award CSIRO Prize in Nutrition and Dietetics
2001 Award Yakult Prize Critical Thinking in Nutrition
2000 Recognition Master of Nutrition and Dietetics Flinders University Australia

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
2011 - 2011 Institute of Technology Australia Graduate Certificate in Diabetes Education and Management
2000 - 2001 Flinders University, Adelaide Australia Master of Nutrition and Dietetics
1988 - 1993 University of South Australia Australia Bachelor of Pharmacy

Postgraduate Training

Date Title Institution Country
2014 - 2015 Master of Clinical Science Joanna Briggs Institute University of Adelaide Austraila

Certifications

Date Title Institution name Country
2017 Comprehensive Systematic Review Training Program Joanna Briggs Institute
Credentialled Diabetes Educator Australian Diabetes Educators Association

Journals

Year Citation
2018 Stern, C., Munn, Z., Porritt, K., Lockwood, C., Peters, M., Bellman, S., . . . Jordan, Z. (2018). An International Educational Training Course for Conducting Systematic Reviews in Health Care: The Joanna Briggs Institute's Comprehensive Systematic Review Training Program. Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, 15(5), 401-408.
DOI
2018 Campbell, J. M., Stephenson, M. D., de Courten, B., Chapman, I., Bellman, S. M., & Aromataris, E. C. (2018). Metformin Use Associated with Reduced Risk of Dementia in Patients with Diabetes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 65(4), 1225-1236.
DOI
2017 Campbell, J., Stephenson, M., de Courten, B., Chapman, I., Bellman, S., & Aromataris, E. (2017). Metformin and Alzheimer's disease, dementia and cognitive impairment: a systematic review protocol. JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 15(8), 2055-2059.
DOI Europe PMC1
2017 Campbell, J., Bellman, S., Stephenson, M., & Lisy, K. (2017). Metformin reduces all-cause mortality and diseases of ageing independent of its effect on diabetes control: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Ageing Research Reviews, 40, 31-44.
DOI Scopus19 WoS14 Europe PMC8
2014 Bellman, S., & Aromataris, E. (2014). The effectiveness of GLP-1 analogues compared to DPP-4 inhibitors for beta cell function and diabetes related complications among adults with type 2 diabetes: a systematic review protocol. The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, 12(10), 3-13.
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Report for External Bodies

Year Citation
2017 Lizarondo, L., Bellman, S. M., Dias, M. M., & Aromataris, E. C. (2017). Do patients with CHA2DS2VASc 1 benefit from long term anticoagulation?.
2017 Lizarondo, L., Bellman, S. M., McArthur, A. L., & Aromataris, E. C. (2017). Does the addition of biomarkers to CHA2DS2VASc improve the predictive ability of the score?.
2017 Lizarondo, L., Bellman, S. M., & Aromataris, E. C. (2017). What is the persistence to risk factor control and what interventions have been shown to improve this?.
2017 Lizarondo, L., Bellman, S. M., & Aromataris, E. C. (2017). What is the persistence and adherence to atrial fibrillation drugs (rhythm control and anticoagulants) and what interventions have been shown to improve this?.

Theses

Year Citation
2015 Bellman, S. M., Campbell, J., & Aromataris, E. (2015). Effectiveness of GLP-1analogues compared to DPP-4 inhibitors for beta cell function and diabetes related complications in adults with type 2 diabetes: systematic review and meta-analysis.. (University of Adelaide).
Position
Senior Research Officer
Phone
83136896
Campus
North Terrace
Building
Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences, floor 9
Room Number
WK9086.23
Org Unit
Adelaide Health Technology Assessment

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