Timothea Lau

Timothea Lau

School of Allied Health Science and Practice

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences


Timothea Lau is a current PhD candidate at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, The University of Sydney and Associate Lecturer at School of Allied Health Science and Practice, University of Adelaide. She has a Master in Music (Musicology) from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, and a Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology) (Hons). Her research interest is the vocal health of classical singers.

  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2022 Lau, T., Flood, V., & Mitchell, H. (2022). Vocal health responsibility and awareness: how do choral and solo classical singers compare?. Australian Voice.
    2022 Hobbs, K., Muscat, D. M., Ceprnja, D., Gibson, J., Blumenthal, C., Milad, R., . . . Flood, V. (2022). Assessing health literacy among adult outpatients attending allied health clinics in western sydney: A cross‐sectional survey using a multidimensional instrument. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 33(1), 83-90.
    DOI
    2021 Muscat, D. M., Ceprnja, D., Hobbs, K., Gibson, J., Blumenthal, C., Milad, R., . . . Flood, V. (2021). Development and evaluation of a health literacy training program for allied health professionals: A pre‐post study assessing impact and implementation outcomes. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 32(S1), 88-97.
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    2021 Gunton, J. E., Girgis, C. M., Lau, T., Vicaretti, M., Begg, L., & Flood, V. (2021). Vitamin C improves healing of foot ulcers: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. British Journal of Nutrition, 126(10), 1451-1458.
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  • Conference Papers

    Year Citation
    2018 Flood, V., Bogaardt, H., Niven, K., Lau, T., Hammond, R., Singer, Z., . . . Vucic, S. (2018). A pilot study to trial the feasibility and effect of swallowing exercises and diet among people with MND.. In 4th MND Australia Research Conference, Melbourne, Australia.. Australia.
    2018 Bogaardt, H., Niven, K., Hammond, R., Lau, T., Singer, Z., Menon, P., & Vucic, S. (2018). Association of body composition on voice quality in MND patients – a pilot study.. In MND Conference, Adelaide, Australia. Adelaide, Australia.
    2017 Lau, T., Hooper, J., & Bogaardt, H. (2017). Characteristics of sEMG signals of submental muscles during deglutition in healthy volunteers.. In 7th ESSD Congress, Barcelona, Spain. Spain.
  • Conference Items

    Year Citation
    2022 Lau, T., Mitchell, H., & Flood, V. (2022). Vocal health responsibility and awareness: how do choral and solo classical singers compare? 35th International Society of Music Education World Conference. Poster session presented at the meeting of 35th International Society of Music Education World Conference.
    2022 Lau, T., Flood, V., & Mitchell, H. (2022). Vocal health and well-being: how teriary classical singing students look after their voices.. Poster session presented at the meeting of Australian National Association of Teachers of Singing Conference.
    2021 Akbari, D., Lau, T., Bogaardt, H., & Docking, K. (2021). Ankyloglossia in Central Australia: Prevalence, Identification and Management.. Poster session presented at the meeting of Conference of the International Consortium Of Ankylofrenula Professionals Vancouver.
    2019 Flood, V., Bogaardt, H., Menon, P., Lau, T., Niven, K., & Vucic, S. (2019). A multidisciplinary pilot study to trial the feasibility and effect of swallowing exercises and diet among people with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Poster session presented at the meeting of 30th International Symposium on ALS/MND.
    2019 Niven, K., Flood, V., Bogaardt, H., Lau, T., Hammond, R., Menon, P., & Vucic, S. (2019). A multidisciplinary approach to support management of nutrition, swallowing and quality of life in patients with Motor Neurone Disease.. Poster session presented at the meeting of National Allied Health Conference, Brisbane, Australia.
    2019 Hammond, R., Bogaardt, H., Lau, T., Niven, K., & Flood, V. (2019). A pilot study of feasability and compliance of diet intervention among people with motor neurone disease.. Poster session presented at the meeting of National conference Dietitians Association of Australia, Australia.
    2019 Mitchell, H., & Lau, T. (2019). Comparing music degree and non-music degree classical singing students’ vocal health knowledge and confidence at university.. Poster session presented at the meeting of International Conference of Students of Systematic Musicology (SysMus19) Berlin, Germany.

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