Dr Zachary Munn

Zachary Munn
Director - Transfer Science
School of Public Health
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Associate Professor Zachary Munn is an advocate for evidence-based healthcare and for ensuring patients receive the best care possible based on the best available evidence.

Associate Professor Zachary Munn is the director of the Transfer Science program of the Joanna Briggs Institute. In this role he leads the development and coordination of the Institute’s educational courses, the development of systematic review and implementation software tools, and the promotion and publication of the collaboration’s methodologies. Assoc Prof Munn is the current Chair of the international JBI Scientific Committee. Assoc Prof Munn has been involved in the conduct of dozens of systematic reviews, evidence implementation and health services research projects.

Associate Professor Munn is the Director of the JBI Adelaide GRADE Center, the first in Australia. http://grade.joannabriggs.org/

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Dr Zachary Munn

Associate Professor Zachary Munn is an advocate for evidence-based healthcare and for ensuring patients receive the best care possible based on the best available evidence.

Associate Professor Zachary Munn is the director of the Transfer Science program of the Joanna Briggs Institute. In this role he leads the development and coordination of the Institute’s educational courses, the development of systematic review and implementation software tools, and the promotion and publication of the collaboration’s methodologies. Assoc Prof Munn is the current Chair of the international JBI Scientific Committee. Assoc Prof Munn has been involved in the conduct of dozens of systematic reviews, evidence implementation and health services research projects.

Associate Professor Munn is the Director of the JBI Adelaide GRADE Center, the first in Australia. http://grade.joannabriggs.org/

Associate Professor Munn conducts projects investigating:

  • Effective and efficient health practices
  • Evidence-based healthcare
  • Systematic review methodology
  • Clinical guideline development methods
  • Grading and evaluating evidence and developing recommendations
  • Evidence implementation
  • Evidence transfer and knowledge translation

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2016 Associate Professor The University of Adelaide
2007 Senior Research Fellow The Joanna Briggs Institute, The University of Adelaide

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
The University of South Australia Australia Bachelor of Medical Radiation (Nuclear Medicine)
The University of Adelaide Australia PhD
The University of South Australia Australia Graduate Diploma of Health Sciences

Keywords

Health Information Systems, Medical and Health Sciences, Public Health and Health Services

Journals

Date Citation
2017 Campbell,J, Kavanagh,S, Kurmis,R, Munn,Z, 2017, Systematic Reviews in Burns Care: Poor Quality and Getting Worse, Journal of Burn Care and Research, 38, 2, e552-e567 10.1097/BCR.0000000000000409
2017 Gomersall,JS, Gibson,O, Dwyer,J, O'Donnell,K, Stephenson,M, Carter,D, Canuto,K, Munn,Z, Aromataris,E, Brown,A et al, 2017, What Indigenous Australian clients value about primary health care: a systematic review of qualitative evidence., Australian and New Zealand journal of public health, - 10.1111/1753-6405.12687
2017 Basso,A, Munn,Z, Lizarondo,L, Laver,K, 2017, Perceived barriers and facilitators to implementation of allied health physical activity programs in residential aged care facilities: a systematic review protocol., JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 15, 3, 676-685 10.11124/jbisrir-2016-002976
2017 Klotz,T, Munn,Z, Aromataris,E, Greenwood,J, 2017, The effect of moisturizers or creams on scars: a systematic review protocol., JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 15, 1, 15-19 10.11124/jbisrir-2016-002975
2017 Munn,Z, Giles,K, Aromataris,E, Deakin,A, Schultz,T, Mandel,C, Peters,M, Maddern,G, Pearson,A, Runciman,W et al, 2017, Mixed methods study on the use of and attitudes towards safety checklists in interventional radiology, Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, - 10.1111/1754-9485.12633
2017 Munn,Z, Tufanaru,C, Lockwood,C, Stern,CJ, 2017, Rinse-free hand wash for reducing absenteeism among school- and preschool-aged children (Protocol), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2017, 2, - 10.1002/14651858.CD012566
2017 Klotz,T, Kurmis,R, Munn,Z, Heath,K, Greenwood,J, 2017, Moisturisers in scar management following burn: A survey report, Burns, 43, 5, 965-972 10.1016/j.burns.2017.01.021
2017 Ianunzio,JR, Munn,Z, Mandziak,D, Stephenson,M, Cain,ME, 2017, Effectiveness of operative interventions for hemi or total hip arthroplasty patients who sustain a Vancouver B2 peri-prosthetic femoral fracture: a systematic review protocol., JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 15, 2, 245-258 10.11124/jbisrir-2016-002941
2016 Munn,Z, 2016, Software to support the systematic review process: the Joanna Briggs Institute System for the Unified Management, Assessment and Review of Information (JBI-SUMARI)., JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 14, 10, 1- 10.11124/JBISRIR-2016-002421
2016 Giles,K, Munn,Z, Aromataris,E, Deakin,A, Schultz,T, Mandel,C, Maddern,G, Pearson,A, Runciman,W, 2016, Use of surgical safety checklists in Australian operating theatres: an observational study., ANZ journal of surgery, - 10.1111/ans.13638
2016 Munn,Z, 2016, Educating health professionals about evidence-based practice: Still as important today as it was 20 years ago, International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 14, 1, 1-2 10.1097/xeb.0000000000000076
2016 Davy,C, Harfield,S, McArthur,A, Munn,Z, Brown,A, 2016, Access to primary health care services for Indigenous peoples: a framework synthesis, International Journal for Equity in Health, 15, 1, 163-1-163-9 10.1186/s12939-016-0450-5
2016 Peters,M, McArthur,A, Munn,Z, 2016, Safe management of expressed breast milk: a systematic review, Women and Birth, 29, 6, 473-481 10.1016/j.wombi.2016.05.007
2016 Gieroba,TJ, Munn,Z, Cundy,PJ, Eardley-Harris,N, 2016, Fixation methods for acute injuries of the ankle syndesmosis: a systematic review protocol., JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 14, 8, 43-51 10.11124/jbisrir-2016-003060
2016 Munn,Z, Pearson,A, Jordan,Z, Murphy,F, Pilkington,D, Anderson,A, 2016, Addressing the Patient Experience in a Magnetic Resonance Imaging Department: Final Results from an Action Research Study, Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences, 47, 4, 329-336 10.1016/j.jmir.2016.04.007
2016 Lizarondo,L, Pham,C, Aromataris,E, Munn,Z, Gibb,C, Karnon,J, 2016, Strategies for implementing shared decision making in elective surgery by healthcare practitioners: a systematic review protocol., JBI Database System Rev Implement Rep, 14, 12, 100-108 10.11124/JBISRIR-2016-002959
2015 Munn,Z, Scarborough,A, Pearce,S, McArthur,A, Kavanagh,S, Girdler,M, Stefan-Rasmus,B, Breen,H, Farquhar,S, Li,J et al, 2015, The implementation of best practice in medication administration across a health network: a multisite evidence-based audit and feedback project, JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 13, 8, 338-352 10.11124/jbisrir-2015-2315
2015 Munn,Z, MClinSc,S, Lisy,K, Riitano,D, Tufanaru,C, 2015, Methodological guidance for systematic reviews of observational epidemiological studies reporting prevalence and cumulative incidence data, International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 13, 3, 147-153 10.1097/XEB.0000000000000054
2015 Munn,Z, Scarborough,A, Pearce,S, McArthur,A, Kavanagh,S, Girdler,M, Stefan-Rasmus,B, Breen,H, Farquhar,S, Li,J et al, 2015, Errata: The implementation of best practice in medication administration across a health network: a multisite evidence-based audit and feedback project., JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 13, 12, 335- 10.11124/jbisrir-2015-2779
2015 Munn,Z, Pearson,A, Jordan,Z, 2015, Response to letter, Radiography, 21, 1, 101-102 10.1016/j.radi.2014.07.007
2015 Jordan,Z, Munn,Z, Aromataris,E, Lockwood,C, 2015, Now that we're here, where are we? The JBI approach to evidence-based healthcare 20 years on, International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 13, 3, 117-120 10.1097/XEB.0000000000000053
2015 Eardley-Harris,N, Munn,Z, Cundy,P, Gieroba,T, 2015, The effectiveness of selective thoracic fusion for treating adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a systematic review protocol., JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 13, 11, 4-16 10.11124/jbisrir-2015-2338
2015 Harfield,S, Davy,C, Kite,E, McArthur,A, Munn,Z, Brown,N, Brown,A, 2015, Characteristics of Indigenous primary health care models of service delivery: a scoping review protocol., JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 13, 11, 43-51 10.11124/jbisrir-2015-2474
2015 Tufanaru,C, Munn,Z, Stephenson,M, Aromataris,E, 2015, Fixed or random effects meta-analysis? Common methodological issues in systematic reviews of effectiveness, International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 13, 3, 196-207 10.1097/xeb.0000000000000065
2015 Feyissa,G, Lockwood,C, Munn,Z, 2015, The effectiveness of home-based HIV counseling and testing on reducing stigma and risky sexual behavior among adults and adolescents: A systematic review and meta-analyses, JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 13, 6, 318-372 10.11124/jbisrir-2015-2235
2015 Callary,S, Solomon,L, Holubowycz,O, Campbell,D, Munn,Z, Howie,D, 2015, Wear of highly crosslinked polyethylene acetabular components: a review of RSA studies, Acta Orthopaedica, 86, 2, 159-168 10.3109/17453674.2014.972890
2015 Munn,Z, Pearson,A, Jordan,Z, Murphy,F, Pilkington,D, Anderson,A, 2015, Patient anxiety and satisfaction in a magnetic resonance imaging department: Initial results from an action research study, Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences, 46, 1, 23-29 10.1016/j.jmir.2014.07.006
2015 Munn,Z, 2015, Implications for Practice: should recommendations be recommended in systematic reviews?, JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 13, 7, 1-3 10.11124/jbisrir-2015-2488
2015 Klotz,T, Kurmis,R, Munn,Z, Heath,K, Greenwood,J, 2015, The effectiveness of moisturizers in the management of burn scars following burn injury: a systematic review., JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 13, 10, 291-315 10.11124/jbisrir-2015-2450
2015 McArthur,L, Munn,Z, 2015, The effectiveness of interventions on the self-efficacy of clinical teachers: a systematic review protocol, JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 13, 5, 118-130 10.11124/jbisrir-2015-1819
2015 Kurmis,R, Heath,K, Ooi,S, Munn,Z, Forbes,S, Young,V, Rigby,P, Wood,K, Phillips,F, Greenwood,J et al, 2015, A prospective multi-center audit of nutrition support parameters following burn injury, Journal of Burn Care & Research, 36, 4, 471-477 10.1097/bcr.0000000000000125
2015 Munn,Z, Lockwood,C, Moola,S, 2015, The development and use of evidence summaries for point of care information systems: a streamlined rapid review approach, Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, 12, 3, 131-138 10.1111/wvn.12094
2015 Moola,S, Munn,Z, Sears,K, Sfetcu,R, Currie,M, Lisy,K, Tufanaru,C, Qureshi,R, Mattis,P, Mu,P-F et al, 2015, Conducting systematic reviews of association: The Joanna Briggs Institute's Approach, International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 13, 3, 163-169 10.1097/XEB.0000000000000064
2015 Campbell,J, Klugar,M, Ding,S, Carmody,D, Hakonsen,S, Jadotte,Y, White,S, Munn,Z, 2015, Diagnostic test accuracy: Methods for systematic review and meta-analysis, International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 13, 3, 154-162 10.1097/XEB.0000000000000061
2015 Scheepers,M, Streak Gomersall,J, Munn,Z, 2015, The effectiveness of surgical versus conservative treatment for symptomatic unilateral spondylolysis of the lumbar spine in athletes: a systematic review, JBI database of systematic reviews and implementation reports, 13, 3, 137-173 10.11124/jbisrir-2015-1926
2015 Lockwood,C, Munn,Z, Porritt,K, 2015, Qualitative research synthesis: Methodological guidance for systematic reviewers utilizing meta-aggregation, International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 13, 3, 179-187 10.1097/XEB.0000000000000062
2015 Khalil,H, Chambers,H, Munn,Z, Porritt,K, 2015, Improving chronic diseases management through the development of an evidence-based resource, Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing, 12, 3, 139-144 10.1111/wvn.12087
2014 Munn,Z, Moola,S, Lisy,K, Riitano,D, Murphy,F, 2014, Claustrophobia in magnetic resonance imaging: A systematic review and meta-analysis, Radiography, 21, 2, e59-e63 10.1016/j.radi.2014.12.004
2014 Munn,Z, Jordan,Z, Pearson,A, Murphy,F, Pilkington,D, 2014, 'On their side': focus group findings regarding the role of MRI radiographers and patient care, Radiography, 20, 3, 246-250 10.1016/j.radi.2014.03.011
2014 Craven,D, Munn,ZR, Moloney,C, Taylor,M, 2014, Malnutrition screening among elderly people in a community setting: a best practice implementation project, JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, 12, 3, 433-448 10.11124/jbisrir-2014-1454
2014 Munn,Z, Tufanaru,C, Aromataris,E, 2014, Data extraction and synthesis: the steps following study selection in a systematic review, American Journal of Nursing, 114, 7, 49-54 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000451683.66447.89
2014 Lockwood,C, Aromataris,E, Munn,Z, 2014, Translating evidence into policy and practice, Nursing Clinics of North America, 49, 4, 555-566 10.1016/j.cnur.2014.08.010
2014 Munn,Z, Porritt,K, Lockwood,C, Aromataris,E, Pearson,A, 2014, Establishing confidence in the output of qualitative research synthesis: the ConQual approach, BMC Medical Research Methodology, 14, 1, 108-1-108-7 10.1186/1471-2288-14-108
2014 Munn,ZR, Tufanaru,C, Aromataris,E, Molineux,M, McBride,L, Pearson,A, 2014, Clinical education and training for allied health assistants: A narrative review, Focus on Health Professional Education: A Multi-disciplinary Journal, 15, 3, 81-93
2014 Munn,Z, Moola,S, Riitano,D, Lisy,K, 2014, The development of a critical appraisal tool for use in systematic reviews addressing questions of prevalence, International Journal of Health Policy and Management, 3, 3, 123-128 10.15171/ijhpm.2014.71
2014 Costi,L, Lockwood,C, Munn,Z, Jordan,Z, 2014, Women's experience of diabetes and diabetes management in pregnancy: a systematic review of qualitative literature, JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, 12, 1, 176-280 10.11124/jbisrir-2014-1304
2014 Munn,Z, 2014, GRADEing the evidence in systematic reviews, JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, 12, 8, 1-2 10.11124/jbisrir-2014-1913
2014 Munn,Z, Jordan,Z, 2014, The effectiveness of nonpharmacologic interventions to reduce anxiety and increase patient satisfaction and comfort during nuclear medicine imaging, Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences, 45, 1, 47-54 10.1016/j.jmir.2013.10.006
2013 McArthur,A, Munn,Z, 2013, The development of an evidence based resource for midwifery care, WOMEN AND BIRTH, 26, 1, S34-S34 10.1016/j.wombi.2013.08.198
2013 Munn,Z, Pearson,A, Jordan,Z, Murphy,F, Pilkington,D, 2013, Action research in radiography: what it is and how it can be conducted, Journal of Medical Radiation Sciences, 60, 2, 47-52 10.1002/jmrs.8
2013 Munn,Z, Jordan,Z, 2013, Interventions to reduce anxiety, distress, and the need for sedation in pediatric patients undergoing magnetic resonance imaging: a systematic review, Journal of Radiology Nursing, 32, 2, 87-96 10.1016/j.jradnu.2012.08.003
2013 Mwita,C, Akello,W, Sisenda,G, Ogoti,E, Tivey,D, Munn,Z, Mbogo,D, 2013, Assessment of cardiovascular risk and target organ damage among adult patients with primary hypertension in Thika Level 5 Hospital, Kenya: a criteria-based clinical audit, International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 11, 2, 115-120 10.1111/1744-1609.12014
2013 Munn,Z, 2013, The Cochran collaboration: 20 years of improving access to evidence for cardiovascular nursing, Canadian Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 23, 4, 26-26
2013 Munn,Z, Jordan,Z, 2013, Interventions to reduce anxiety, distress and the need for sedation in adult patients undergoing magnetic resonance imaging: a systematic review, International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 11, 4, 265-274 10.1111/1744-1609.12045
2013 Munn,Z, Kavanagh,S, Lockwood,C, Pearson,A, Wood,F, 2013, The development of an evidence based resource for burns care, Burns, 39, 4, 577-582 10.1016/j.burns.2012.11.005
2013 Munn,Z, Tufanaru,C, Aromataris,E, 2013, Recognition of the health assistant as a delegated clinical role and their inclusion in models of care: A systematic review and meta-synthesis of qualitative evidence, International Journal of Evidence-based Healthcare, 11, 1, 3-19 10.1111/j.1744-1609.2012.00304.x
2012 Harvey,G, Kitson,A, Munn,Z, 2012, Promoting continence in nursing homes in four European countries: the use of PACES as a mechanism for improving the uptake of evidence-based recommendations, International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 10, 4, 388-396 10.1111/j.1744-1609.2012.00296
2012 Munn,Z, Jordan,Z, 2012, The effectiveness of interventions to reduce anxiety, claustrophobia, sedation and non-completion rates of patients undergoing high technology medical imaging, JBI Library of Systematic Reviews, 10, 19, 1122-1185
2012 Pearson,A, Jordan,Z, Munn,Z, 2012, Translational science and evidence-based healthcare: a clarification and reconceptualisation of how knowledge is generated and used in healthcare, Nursing Research and Practice, 2012, 1-6 10.1155/2012/792519
2011 Jayasekara Gangoda Arachchilag,R, Munn,Z, Lockwood,C, 2011, Effect of educational components and strategies associated with insulun pump therapy: a systematic review, International Journal of Evidence-based Healthcare, 9, 4, 346-361 10.1111/j.1744-1609.2011.00228.x
2011 Munn,Z, Jordan,Z, 2011, The patient experience of high technology medical imaging: A systematic review of the qualitative evidence, Radiography, 17, 4, 323-331 10.1016/j.radi.2011.06.004
2011 Munn,Z, Jordan,Z, 2011, The patient experience of high technology medical imaging: a systematic review of the qualitative evidence., JBI library of systematic reviews, 9, 19, 631-678
2011 Munn,Z, Jordan,Z, 2011, The effectiveness of interventions to reduce fear, anxiety and claustrophobia of patients undergoing imaging with high technology modalities: a systematic review., JBI library of systematic reviews, 9, 48 Suppl, 1-15
2010 Stern,C, Munn,Z, 2010, Cognitive leisure activities and their role in preventing dementia: a systematic review, International Journal of Evidence-based Healthcare, 8, 1, 2-17 10.1111/j.1744-1609.2010.00150.x
2010 Munn,Z, McArthur,A, Moola,S, 2010, Summaries of systematic reviews on nursing-related issues from the Cochrane Library, Joanna Briggs Institute and other evidence review, organizations: prepared by Joanna Briggs Institute., Journal of advanced nursing, 66, 1, 16-21 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2009.05187.x
2010 Munn,Z, 2010, The socioeconomic value of nursing and midwifery, Journal of Advanced Nursing, 66, 10, 2157-2158 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2010.05415.x
2010 Xue,Y, McArthur,A, Munn,Z, 2010, Roles and systems for routine medication administration to prevent medication errors in hospital-based, acute care settings: a systematic review, JOURNAL OF ADVANCED NURSING, 66, 10, 2154-2159
2010 McArthur,A, Munn,Z, Xue,Y, 2010, Review summaries: evidence for nursing practice., Journal of advanced nursing, 66, 4, 738-742 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2009.05219.x
2009 Stern,C, Munn,Z, 2009, Cognitive leisure activities and their role in preventing dementia: a systematic review., JBI library of systematic reviews, 7, 29, 1292-1332
2008 Munn,Z, 2008, Follow-up strategies for patients treated for non-metastatic colorectal cancer, Journal of Advanced Nursing, 63, 5, 453-454 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2008.04682.x
2008 Munn,Z, 2008, Percutaneous central venous catheters versus peripheral cannulae for delivery of parenteral nutrition in neonates, Journal of Advanced Nursing, 64, 6, 574-575 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2008.04886.x
2008 Munn,Z, 2008, Care delivery and self-management strategies for adults with epilepsy, JOURNAL OF ADVANCED NURSING, 64, 5, 455-456 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2008.04791.x
2008 Munn,Z, 2008, Psychosocial interventions for smoking cessation in patients with coronary heart disease, JOURNAL OF ADVANCED NURSING, 64, 5, 457-458 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2008.04792.x
2008 Munn,Z, 2008, Home vs. inpatient treatment for deep vein thrombosis, Journal of Advanced Nursing, 64, 6, 576-577 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2008.04887.x

Books

Date Citation
2014 Moola,S, Munn,Z, Lisy,K, Riitano,D, 2014, The Synthesis of Prevalence and Incidence Data, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins/ Joanna Briggs Institute, United States, 1-61
2013 Munn,Z, Pearson,A, 2013, Implementing evidence using an action research framework, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, United States, 1-101
2011 Aromataris,E, Hopp,L, Munn,Z, 2011, Synthesizing Evidence of Risk, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, United States, 1-81

Book Chapters

Date Citation
2014 Munn,ZR, Moola,S, Lisy,K, Riitano,D, 2014, The systematic review and synthesis of prevalence and incidence data, pp. 16-31

Conference Papers

Date Citation
2008 Munn,ZR, 2008, Evidence based practice – changing the delivery of care practice (Invited Speaker), Aged Care Association Australia 27th Annual Congress, Hobart, Australia

Conference Items

Date Citation
2016 Munn,ZR, 2016, Systematic review methods workshop (Invited Speaker), JBI European Region Best Practices Symposium 2016, Madrid
2016 Stern,CJ, Munn,Z, Porritt,K, 2016, The JBI Transfer Science Scholarly Framework, 5th Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation: Embedding research into health care: Buidling a culture of quality, Melbourne, Australia
2016 Gomersall,J, Gibson,O, Dwyer,J, O’Donnell,K, Stephenson,M, Carter,D, Aromataris,E, Canuto,K, Munn,Z, Brown,A et al, 2016, Clients’ perceptions of the characteristics and value of Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations: A systematic review of qualitative evidence, Primary Health Care Research Conference, Canberra
2016 Lockwood,C, Aromataris,E, McArthur,A, Munn,ZR, 2016, The ripple effect: JBI making an impact for 20 years, JBI 20th Anniversary Conference, Adelaide
2016 Kujipers,T, Robinson,K, Munn,ZR, 2016, G-I-N Tech Workshop: What pieces of content of a systematic review is included in a guideline, G-I-N Conference, Philadelphia
2016 Moola,S, Peters,MD, Lockwood,C, Munn,Z, 2016, People’s views and experiences of participating in microfinance programmes: A systematic review of qualitative evidence, Department for International Development South Asia Research Hub Microfinance Systematic Review Symposium, Chennai, India
2016 Stern,CJ, Munn,Z, Porritt,K, 2016, The JBI Transfer Science Scholarly Framework, JBI 20th Anniversary Conference, Adelaide, Australia
2016 Munn,ZR, 2016, Nancy Donaldson Implementation Science Keynote: The evolution of evidence-based healthcare (Invited Speaker), 3rd Annual Clinical InQuERI Conference, San Francisco
2016 Munn,ZR, 2016, The evolution of evidence based healthcare: the JBI model and systematic reviews, JBI European Region Best Practices Symposium 2016, Madrid
2016 Munn,ZR, Karge,T, 2016, G-I-N Tech Workshop: Author collaboration using online tools, G-I-N Conference, Philadelphia
2015 Munn,ZR, 2015, Levels of evidence and grades of recommendation, JBI International Methodology Symposium, Adelaide
2015 Munn,ZR, Farrow,J, Atkinson,G, 2015, Systematic review software and JBI-SUMARI Workshop (Invited speaker), JBI International Methodology Symposium, Adelaide
2014 Kitson,A, Munn,ZR, McArthur,A, Hutchinson,S, Li,J, 2014, Implementing the use of JBI resources across a health organisation: the Central Adelaide Local Health network JBI demonstration project, 9th Biennial Joanna Briggs International Colloquium, Singapore
2014 Munn,ZR, 2014, Getting research into practice (Invited Speaker), Australian Institute of Radiography National Research Symposium, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, Adelaide
2014 Munn,ZR, Singer,Y, Kornhaber,R, 2014, Journal Clubs in burns: how they can contribute to evidence-based practice, 17th Congress of the International Society for Burn Injuries, Hilton Sydney Hotel, Sydney
2014 Munn,ZR, 2014, Clinical practice guideline development, National Burns Nursing Seminar, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne
2014 Munn,ZR, 2014, Evidence-based healthcare and the JBI Burns node (Invited Speaker), National Burns Nursing Seminar, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne
2014 Munn,ZR, 2014, Malnutrition screening among elderly people in a community setting: a best practice implementation project, Dietitians Association of Australia 31st National Conference, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre
2014 Munn,ZR, 2014, Debate: The use of social media in healthcare (Invited Speaker), 9th Biennial Joanna Briggs International Colloquium, Singapore
2014 Munn,ZR, Kavanagh,S, Kurmis,R, 2014, The evolution of an evidence-based resource for burns care, 17th Congress of the International Society for Burn Injuries, Hilton Sydney Hotel, Sydney
2013 McArthur,A, Munn,ZR, 2013, The development of an evidence based resource for midwifery care (poster), Australian College of Midwives, ‘Life, Art & Science in Midwifery', Hobart, Tasmania
2013 Munn,ZR, 2013, Evidence-based burns care, National Burns Nursing Seminar, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne
2013 Munn,ZR, Porritt,K, Aromataris,E, Lockwood,C, 2013, Levels of Evidence, Grades of Recommendation and the GRADE Approach, The Joanna Briggs Institute International Convention 2013, Adelaide, Australia
2013 Munn,ZR, Kowald,M, 2013, JBI: The Unexpected Journey, Better Practice Conference, Hilton, Adelaide
2013 Callary,S, Solomon,L, Holubowycz,O, Campbell,D, Munn,ZR, Howie,D, 2013, Wear of highly cross linked polyethylene liners: A review of RSA studies, 3rd International RSA conference, Lund, Sweden
2013 Munn,Z, Lisy,K, Moola,S, Riitano,D, 2013, Synthesis of Prevalence, Incidence and Correlational Data, The Joanna Briggs International Convention: The campaign to get evidence into practice, Adelaide, Australia
2013 Lockwood,C, Rittenmeyer,L, Mu,P, Tuckett,A, Munn,ZR, 2013, Synthesis of Qualitative Evidence, The Joanna Briggs Institute International Convention, Adelaide, Australia
2013 Munn,ZR, 2013, Evidence-Based Wound Care Resources (Invited Speaker), Plastic Surgery Congress, Wound Management Forum, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne
2012 Munn,ZR, 2012, Journal Clubs (Invited Speaker), National Burns Nursing Seminar, Adelaide, Australia
2012 Munn,ZR, Singer,Y, Kavanagh,S, 2012, Bridging the gap between burns evidence and practice, 36th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Burn Association, Hobart, Tasmania
2012 Munn,ZR, 2012, Implementing evidence based guidance into a high technology medical imaging department: an action research study, part 1 findings (Invited Speaker), Imaging and Treating the Southern Vales: Australian Institute of Radiography South Australian Branch Seminar Day, McLaren Vale, Australia
2011 Munn,ZR, 2011, The Joanna Briggs Institute Burns Node, Australian and New Zealand Burns Association (ANZBA) Burns Forum, Brisbane, Queensland
2011 Munn,ZR, 2011, The Development of an Evidence Based Resource for Burns Care, Australian and New Zealand Burns Association Conference, Brisbane, Queensland
2011 Munn,ZR, Kitson,A, Harvey,G, 2011, Promoting continence in nursing homes in four European countries: the use of PACES as a mechanism for improving continence care, The Joanna Briggs Institute International Convention, Adelaide, Australia
2009 Munn,ZR, 2009, Connecting evidence and implementation: a workshop on clinical audit overview, National Australian Conference on Evidence Based Clinical Leadership, Adelaide, Australia
2009 Munn,ZR, 2009, Evidence Utilisation: Using Clinical Audit and Feedback to Implement Evidence (Invited Speaker), International Conference Veteran General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Report for External Bodies

Date Citation
2016 Peters,MD, Lockwood,C, Munn,Z, Moola,S, Mishra,RK, 2016, People’s views and experiences of delivering and participating in microfinance interventions: a systematic review of qualitative evidence, EPPI-Centre, Social Science Research Unit, UCL Institute of Education, University College London, London
2014 Giles, K,, Munn, Z,, Schultz, T,, Deakin, A,, Aromataris,EC, Mandel, C,, Maddern, G,, Peters, M,, Pearson, A,, Runciman, B, et al, 2014, Use of surgical and radiology checklists in Australian hospitals: uptake, barriers and enablers
2012 Tivey, D,, Tufanaru, C,, Munn Z,, Riitano, D,, Aromataris,EC, Pearson, A,, 2012, Continuing Professional Development to maintain competency and achieve improvements in practice: a systematic review
2011 Munn, Z,, Tufanaru, C,, Aromataris,EC, Pearson A,, 2011, Clinical education and training for health assistants: A systematic review to support an external evaluation of clinical education and training for allied health assistants.

Associate Professor Munn is available for supervision for Masters and PhD students, particularly for projects investigating:

  • Effective and efficient health practices
  • Evidence-based healthcare
  • Systematic review methodology
  • Clinical guideline development methods
  • Grading and evaluating evidence and developing recommendations
  • Evidence implementation
  • Evidence transfer and translation

 

Memberships

Date Role Membership Country
2014 Member GRADE Working Group

Committee Memberships

Date Role Committee Institution Country
2015 Member Guidelines International Network Australia and New Zealand Regional Steering Committee
2014 Chair The Joanna Briggs Institute Scientific Committee

Board Memberships

Date Role Board name Institution name Country
2016 Director JBI Adelaide GRADE Center The Joanna Briggs Institute Australia

Editorial Boards

Date Role Editorial Board Name Country
2016 Associate Editor BMC Medical Research Methodology
2014 - 2015 Editor JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports
2014 Board Member The International Journal of Evidence-based Healthcare
Position
Director - Transfer Science
Phone
83133642
Campus
Womens & Childrens Hospital
Building
WCH - Norwich Centre
Room Number
3 08
Org Unit
Joanna Briggs Institute

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