Dr Amy Mitchell

Honorary Research Fellow

School of Psychology
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Overview

Amy is a Lecturer and Research Fellow in the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Griffith University, and an Honorary Research Fellow in the Parenting and Family Support Centre at UQ. She is the recipient of consecutive Children's Hospital Foundation Early Career Fellowships (2018-2021, 2021-2022). Amy is a paediatric nurse and completed her PhD (Health) in 2011, for which she received the Executive Dean's Commendation for Higher Degree Research. Amy's research interests lie in the area of paediatric chronic disease management, parenting of children with chronic health conditions (in particular eczema, asthma, allergic conditions, type 1 diabetes), and the impact of the transition to parenthood and early parenting experiences on infant and child health and wellbeing.

Research Interests

  • Paediatric chronic disease management
  • Parenting of children with chronic health conditions
  • Impact of transition to parenthood and early parenting experiences on infant and child health and wellbeing

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Queensland University of Technology
  • Grad Cert in Paediatric, Child & Youth Health Nurs, Qld.U.T.
  • Bachelor of Nursing, Qld.U.T.
  • Bachelor of Science, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Morawska, Alina and Mitchell, Amy E. (2018). Children's health, physical activity, and nutrition. Handbook of parenting and child development across the lifespan. (pp. 289-311) edited by Matthew R. Sanders and Alina Morawska. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-94598-9_13

Journal Article

Conference Publication

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Note for students: Dr Amy Mitchell is not currently available to take on new students.

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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Completed Supervision