Dr Anthony Angwin

Senior Lecturer in Speech Pathology

School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
a.angwin@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 67460

Overview

Dr Anthony Angwin's research interests are centred around the investigation of neurogenic communication disorders.

Dr Anthony Angwin is a speech pathologist and senior lecturer conducting research on psycholinguistics and neurogenic communication disorders. In particular, his research interests are focussed upon the investigation of communication impairments associated with Parkinson's disease, stroke and dementia.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Speech Pathology, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Available Projects

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Copland, David and Angwin, Anthony (2014). Cognitive plasticity in Parkinson's disease. In Joseph I. Tracy, Benjamin M. Hampstead and K. Sathian (Ed.), Plasticity of cognition in neurologic disorders (pp. 85-106) New York: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/med/9780199965243.003.0004

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Dissanayaka, N., Au, T., Angwin, A., O’Sullivan, J., Byrne, G., Silburn, P., Marsh, R., Mellick, G. and Copland, D. (2013). Emotional dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease. In: 22nd Annual RBWH Health Care Symposium, Brisbane, Australia, (). 14-18 October 2013.

  • Dissanayaka, N., Au, T., Angwin, A., O’Sullivan, J., Byrne, G., Silburn, P., Marsh, R., Mellick, G. and Copland, D. (2013). Emotional processing in Parkinson's disease and anxiety: an EEG study of visual affective word processing. In: Abstracts of Presentations at the International Conference on Basic and Clinical Multimodal Imaging (BaCI), a Joint Conference of the International Society for Neuroimaging in Psychiatry (ISNIP), the International Society for Functional Source Imaging (ISFSI), the International Society for Bioelectromagnetism (ISBEM), the International Society for Brain Electromagnetic Topography (ISBET), and the EEG and Clinical Neuroscience Society (ECNS). BaCI 2013: First International Conference on Basic and Clinical Multimodal Imaging, Geneva, Switzerland, (115-115). 5-8 September, 2013. doi:10.1177/1550059413507209

  • Dissanayaka, N. N., Au, T., Angwin, A., Copland, D., O'Sullivan, J., Byrne, G. J., Marsh, R., Mellick, G. and Silburn, P. A. (2013). Identifying EEG markers associated with anxiety in Parkinson's disease: late positive potential. In: Abstracts of the Seventeenth International Congress of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders. MDS 2013: 17th International Congress of Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders, Sydney, NSW, Australia, (83-84). 16-20 June, 2013. doi:10.1002/mds.25605

  • Dissanayaka, N., Au, T., Angwin, A., Copland, D., O’Sullivan, J., Byrne, G., Marsh, R., Mellick, G. and Silburn, P. (2012). Abnormal event related brain potentials generated while processing emotional information in anxious Parkinson’s disease patients. In: 8th International Congress on Mental Dysfunction and Other Non-Motor Features in Parkinson's Disease and Related Disorders, Berlin, Germany, (). 3-6 May 2012.

  • Dissanayaka, N., Au, T., Angwin, A., O’Sullivan, J., Byrne, G., Copland, D., Marsh, R., Mellick, G. and Silburn, P. (2012). Abnormalities in emotional processing associated with anxiety in Parkinson’s disease. In: Parkinson’s Australia National Conference, Brisbane, Australia, (). 13-14 July 2012.

  • Dissanayaka, N., Au, T., Angwin, A., O’Sullivan, J., Byrne, G., Copland, D., Marsh, R., Mellick, G. and Silburn, P. (2012). Characterizing anxiety in Parkinson’s disease: clinical symptoms and neurophysiological markers. In: 21st Annual RBWH Health Care Symposium, Brisbane, Australia, (). 8-12 October 2012.

  • Dissanayaka, Nadeeka, Au, Tiffany, Angwin, Anthony, Copland, David, O’Sullivan, John, Byrne, Gerard, Marsh, Rodney, Mellick, George and Silburn, Peter (2012). Neural correlates of emotional processing in Parkinson’s disease and the influence of affective disturbances. In: Conference Abstract: ACNS-2012 Australasian Cognitive Neuroscience Conference. 3rd Australasian Cognitive Neuroscience Conference (ACNS 2012 ), Brisbane, Australia, (). 29 November - 2 December 2012. doi:10.3389/conf.fnhum.2012.208.00140

  • Au, Tiffany, Angwin, Anthony, Copland, David, Mellick, George, O’Sullivan, John, Silburn, Peter, Byrne, Gerard and Dissanayaka, Nadeeka (2012). Neural mechanisms underlying emotional processing in healthy older adults: electrophysiological correlates of visual affective word processing. In: Conference Abstract: ACNS-2012 Australasian Cognitive Neuroscience Conference. 3rd Australasian Cognitive Neuroscience Conference (ACNS 2012 ), Brisbane, Australia, (). 29 November - 2 December 2012. doi:10.3389/conf.fnhum.2012.208.00121

  • Dissanayaka, N., Angwin A., Copland, D., O’Sullivan, J., Byrne, G., Marsh, M., Mellick, G. and Silburn, P. (2011). Abnormal event related brain potentials generated while processing emotional information in anxious Parkinson’s disease patients. In: The Biannual Movement Disorder Society of Australia Conference, Melbourne, Australia, (). 8-10 September 2011.

  • Dissanayaka, N., Angwin, A., Copland, D., O’Sullivan, J., Byrne, G., Marsh, R., Mellick, G. and Silburn, P. (2011). Abnormal event related brain potentials generated while processing emotional information in anxious Parkinson’s disease patients. In: 20th RBWH Healthcare Symposium, Brisbane, Australia, (). 10-14 October 2011.

  • Dissanayaka, Nadeeka, Au, Tiffany, Angwin, Anthony, Copland, David, O’Sullivan, John, Byrne, Gerard, Marsh, Rodney, Mellick, George and Silburn, Peter (2011). Abnormal event related brain potentials generated while processing emotional information in anxious Parkinson’s disease patients. In: 2nd Australasian Cognitive Neuroscience Conference, Sydney, Australia, (). 9-12 December 2011.

  • van Hees, Sophia, Angwin, Anthony, McMahon, Katie, De Zubicaray, Grieg and Copland, David (2011). An fMRI investigation of semantic and phonological naming treatment in aphasia. In: Jean K. Gordon, Academy of Aphasia 2011. Academy of Aphasia 49th Annual Meeting, Montreal, Canada, (135-137). 16 - 18 October 2011. doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2011.09.207

  • Sophia van Hees, David Copland, Anthony Angwin, Greig De Zubicaray and Katie McMahon (2011). An fMRI investigation of semantic and phonological naming treatment in aphasia. In: Stroke Society of Australasia Annual Scientific Meeting 2011, Adelaide, South Australia, (). September 14-16.

  • MacDonald, A. D., Heath, S. L., McMahon, K. L., Nickels, L., Angwin, A. J. and Copland, D. A. (2011). Neural substrates of short and long-term semantic facilitation of naming in aphasia. In: Abstracts of the 22nd Stroke Society of Australasia Annual Scientific Meeting. Stroke Society of Australasia Annual Scientific Meeting 2011, Adelaide, (50-50). 14-16th September.

  • Smith, E., Baker, R., Broughton, M., Angwin, A. J., Gallois, C. and Chenery, H. J. (2011). Person-centered communication strategies in action: A focus on residents with dementia in aged care. In: 2011 GSA Annual Scientific Meeting Abstracts. 64th Annual Scientific Meeting 'Lifestyle - lifespan', Boston, MA, United States, (8-8). 18-22 November 2011. doi:10.1093/geront/gns068

  • Angwin, Anthony, Heath, Shiree, Holmes, Anna and Copland, David (2010). Electrophysiological correlates of naming facilitation in aphasia. In: Costanza Papagno, AoA2010, 48th Academy of Aphasia Proceedings. 48th Academy of Aphasia, Athens, Greece, (103-104). 24-26 October 2010. doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2010.08.052

  • Smith, E. R., Broughton, M., Baker, R., Gallois, C., Angwin, A. J., Copland, D., Havas, K. and Chenery, H. J. (2010). Evaluating communication strategies in dementia: Conversations between aged care staff and residents. In: Abstracts of the 63rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America: Transitions of care across the aging continuum. 63rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, New Orleans, LA, United States, (438-438). November 19–23 2010. doi:10.1093/geront/gnq115

  • Holmes, Anna, Heath, Shiree, McMahon, Katie, Nickels, Lyndsey, Angwin, Anthony, Van Hees, Sophia and Copland, David (2010). Neural Substrates of Naming Following Semantic Verification in Aphasia. In: Costanza Papagno, AoA2010, 48th Academy of Aphasia Proceedings. 48th Academy of Aphasia, Athens Greece, (92-93). 24-26 October 2010. doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2010.08.047

  • Heath, S., Angwin, A., Holmes, A., McMahon, K., Nickels, L., van Hees, S. and Copland, D. (2010). Neural substrates and time course of phonological facilitation in aphasia. In: 48th Academy of Aphasia Proceedings. 48th Academy of Aphasia, Athens, Greece, (). 24-26 October 2010.

  • Heath, Shiree, Angwin, Anthony, Holmes, Anna, McMahon, Katie, Nickels, Lyndsey, van Hees, Sophia and Copland, David (2010). Neural substrates and timecourse of phonological facilitation in aphasia. In: AoA2010, 48th Academy of Aphasia Proceedings. Academy of Aphasia 2010, Athens, Greece, (117-118). 24-26 October 2010. doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2010.08.059

  • Broughton, M, Smith, ER, Baker, R, Pachana, NA, Angwin, AJ, Byrne, G, Humphreys, MS and Chenery, HJ (2010). Supporting memory and communication in people with dementia: An educational program for caregivers. In: Abstracts of the 63rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America: Transitions of care across the aging continuum. 63rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, New Orleans, LA, United States, (129-129). 19-23 November 2010. doi:10.1093/geront/gnq115

  • Smith, E., Baker, R., Pachana, N., Mitchell, L., Angwin, A., Humphreys, M., Copland, D., Byrne, G., Gallois, C., Hucker, K., Vearncombe, K. and Chenery, H. (2009). Development of DVD-based training in strategies to support communication and memory in dementia. In: Alzheimer's & Dementia. Online Exclusive: Australian National Dementia Research Forum 2008 Abstracts. Australian National Dementia Research Forum 2008, Sydney, NSW, Australia, (e16-e16). 18-19 September 2008. doi:10.1016/j.jalz.2009.07.030

  • Chenery, H., Humphreys, M., Hegney, D., Pachana, N., Byrne, G., Gallois, C., Copland, D., Angwin, A. and Baker, R. (2009). Memory and communication training in dementia to improve the transition from home to residential care. In: National Dementia Research Forum. National Dementia Research Forum, Sydney, Australia, (e3-e3). September 2008. doi:10.1016/j.jalz.2009.05.260

  • Angwin, A., Baker, R., Byrne, G., Chenery, H. J., Copland, D., Gallois, C., Hegney, D., Hucker, K., Humphreys, M. S., Mitchell, L., Pachana, N. and Smith, E. (2009). The RECAPS program: Relieving the burden of care in dementia. In: Proceedings. First Joint Conference of the APS Psychology & Ageing Interest Group (PAIG) and the Royal Australia/New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) Faculty of Psychiatry of Old Age (FPOA). First Joint Conference of the APS Psychology & Ageing Interest Group (PAIG) and the Royal Australia/New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) Faculty of Psychiatry of Old Age (FPOA), Bond University, Gold Coast, Queensland, (). 12-14 November 2009.

  • Angwin, Anthony J., Chenery, Helen J., Copland, David A., Arnott, Wendy L., Grattan, Rachael, Murdoch, Bruce E. and Silburn, Peter A. (2006). Priming of semantic features in Parkinson’s disease. In: Academy of Aphasia 2006 Program - Academy of Aphasia. The 44th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Aphasia, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, (102-103). 15 – 17 October 2006. doi:10.1016/j.bandl.2006.06.060

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