Dr Xiangqun Ju

Xiangqun Ju
Research Associate
Adelaide Dental School
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Dr Xiangqun Ju has long-term clinical experience on oral and maxillofacial surgery and her PhD research has involved epidemiological aspects of oral and general health among older Australians. Now she works in the University of Adelaide’s Indigenous Oral Health Unit as an Indigenous oral health researcher to investigate the relationship between social economic status, nutrition and dental caries among Indigenous Australian children.

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Dr Xiangqun Ju

Dr Xiangqun Ju has long-term clinical experience on oral and maxillofacial surgery and her PhD research has involved epidemiological aspects of oral and general health among older Australians. Now she works in the University of Adelaide’s Indigenous Oral Health Unit as an Indigenous oral health researcher to investigate the relationship between social economic status, nutrition and dental caries among Indigenous Australian children.

Research interest

  • Population Oral Health: 1) The association between the Periodontal disease and Chronic diseases among older population; 2) Indigenous oral health; 3) Socio-eonomic inequalities in oral health; 4) The effect of Oral Health Literacy intervention and oral health promotion; 5) HPV vaccine & Oropharyngeal cancer.
  • Oral epidemiology: 1) Models of oral disease causation; 2) Methods of analyses to determinant of oral health status in population.
  • Dental workforce & services: 1) Oral health practioner workforce; 2) Dental services responsibility loading .

Current Project 

  • Indigenous oral health project: 1) Oral Health Literacy intervention and children's dental caries experience; 2) Indigenous HPV and Oropharyngeal cancer study
  • Dental services project: Relative Value Unit Study

 

 

 

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2013 Research Assosiate The University of Adelaide
2003 - 2005 Associate Professor Shanxi Medical University, Taiyuan
1986 - 2005 Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon People’s Hospital of Shanxi Province,Taiyuan

Awards and Achievements

Date Type Title Institution Name Amount
2014 - 2014 J. Morita Junior investigation Award for Geriatric Oral Research The 92nd General Session and Exhibition of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR)
2011 - 2015 Australian Postgraduate Award Univeristy of Adelaide

Language Competencies

Language Competency
Chinese (Mandarin) Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
2011 - 2016 University of Adelaide Australia PhD
2008 - 2011 University of Adelaide Australia MPH
1981 - 1986 Shanxi Medical University China BM

Certifications

Date Title Institution name Country
2004 Oral and Maxillofacial surgery (Advance training program) Peking University, Beijing China
1995 Oral and Maxillofacial surgery ( Basic training program) Peking University, Beijing China

Keywords

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health, Dentistry, Epidemiology, Public Health, Public Health and Health Services

Journals

Date Citation
2017 Ju,X, Spencer,A, Brennan,D, 2017, Dentist age, period and cohort effects on provision of dental services in Australia: 1983-84 to 2009-10, Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 45, 3, 242-250 10.1111/cdoe.12282
2017 Ju,X, Brennan,D, Parker,E, Mills,H, Kapellas,K, Jamieson,L, 2017, Efficacy of an oral health literacy intervention among Indigenous Australian adults, Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, - 10.1111/cdoe.12305
2017 Elani,H, Harper,S, Thomson,W, Espinoza,I, Mejia,G, Ju,X, Jamieson,L, Kawachi,I, Kaufman,J, 2017, Social inequalities in tooth loss: A multinational comparison, Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 45, 3, 266-274 10.1111/cdoe.12285
2017 Teusner,D, Ju,X, Brennan,D, 2017, Dental responsibility loadings and the relative value of dental services, Australian Dental Journal, - 10.1111/adj.12515
2016 Ju,X, Brennan,D, Spencer,A, Teusner,D, 2016, Longitudinal changes in dental services provided by Australian dentists, Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 76, 1, 30-37 10.1111/jphd.12107
2016 Jamieson,L, Elani,H, Mejia,G, Ju,X, Kawachi,I, Harper,S, Thomson,W, Kaufman,J, 2016, Inequalities in indigenous oral health: findings from Australia, New Zealand, and Canada, Journal of Dental Research, 95, 12, 1375-1380 10.1177/0022034516658233
2016 Ha,D, Ju,X, Mejia,G, Armfield,J, Do,L, Jamieson,L, 2016, Social inequality in dental caries and changes over time among Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australian children, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 40, 6, 542-547 10.1111/1753-6405.12566
2016 Ju,X, Jamieson,L, Mejia,G, 2016, Estimating the effects of maternal education on child dental caries using marginal structural models: The Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Australian Children, Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 44, 6, 602-610 10.1111/cdoe.12259
2016 Claudia,C, Ju,X, Mejia,G, Jamieson,L, 2016, The relationship between maternal smoking during pregnancy and parental-reported experience of dental caries in Indigenous Australian children, Community Dental Health, 33, 4, 297-302 10.1922/CDH_3937Claudia06
2016 Ju,X, Teusner,, Spencer,, Brennan,, 2016, Longitudinal Changes in Proportions of Dental Services Provided by Australian Dentists, 1983 to 2010, JDR Clinical & Translational Research, 2, 2, 109-118 10.1177/2380084416681479.
2014 Ju,X, Brennan,D, Spencer,A, 2014, Age, period and cohort analysis of patient dental visits in Australia, BMC Health Services Research, 14, 1, 13-1-13-7 10.1186/1472-6963-14-13
2011 Harford,J, Ju,X, 2011, Teen dental plan voucher use, Australian Dental Journal, 56, 4, 437-440 10.1111/j.1834-7819.2011.01374.x

Book Chapters

Date Citation
2016 Brennan,D, Ju,X, Amarasena,N, Dooland,M, Peres,K, Mejia,G, Spencer,A, 2016, Patterns of dental services use by Australian children, University of Adelaide Press, Adelaide, South Australia, pp. 153-177
2016 Peres,M, Ju,X, Spencer,A, 2016, Social gradients in child oral health, University of Adelaide Press, Adelaide, South Australia, pp. 237-263

Conference Items

Date Citation
2017 Ju,X, Brennan,DS, Parker,E, Chrisopoulos,S, Jamieson,LM, 2017, Validation of an oral health literacy instrument among Australian adults, 95th General Session and Exhibition of the International Association for Dental Research, San Francisco, Northern California, USA
2016 Ju,X, Brennan,DS, Spencer,AJ, 2016, A longitudinal analysis of dentist provision of dental visits in Australia, 6th International Meeting on Methodological Issues in Oral Health Research, Adelaide, Australia

Theses

Date Citation
2016 Ju,X; 2016; Periodontal disease, tooth loss and daily life in older adults in South Australia: a longitudinal study

Health Science Postgraduate Travelling Fellowships for Research 2013, AUS $1,800.

Undergraduate

1990-2005, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Shanxi Medical University, China.

  • Completed

Honours Degree of Bachelor of Science in Dentistry. Claudia Patricia Lopez Silva. 2015.  The Relationship Between Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy and Dental Caries in Indigenous Australian Children (Lisa Jamieson, Gloria Mejia and Xiangqun Ju)

Undergraduate students. 1990-2005. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgical practice. (Xiangqun Ju)

Memberships

Date Role Membership Country
2012 International Association for Dental Research (IADR) Australia
Position
Research Associate
Phone
83137352
Fax
8313 4858
Campus
North Terrace
Building
Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences Building
Room Number
WS9105.08
Org Unit
ARCPOH

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