Zhicheng Li

Ms Zhicheng Li

Research Officer
Bachelor of Health Sciences (Hons)
Medicine & Health
School of Population Health


I am a research officer working across projects on the implementation of evidence-based interventions. I specialise in process and outcome evaluations using implementation frameworks and quantitative/qualitative methods tailored to meet specific research objectives. I have two years of experience in implementation science and over eight years in psychosocial and health service research. Originally trained in psychology, I am passionate about translational research that promotes the well-being of individuals and the public. 



  • Journal Article | 2024

    Li Z, Laginha KJ, Boyle F, Daly M, Dinner F, Hirsch P, Hobbs K, Kirsten L, Mazariego C, McAuley R, O'Brien M, O'Reilly A, Taylor N, Tobin L, Lewis S, Smith AL. Professionally led support groups for people living with advanced or metastatic cancer: a systematic scoping review of effectiveness and factors critical to implementation success within real-world healthcare and community settings. J Cancer Surviv. 2024 Jan 8. doi: 10.1007/s11764-023-01515-w. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 38191752.

    Journal Article | 2023

    Bhattacharya D, Brown TJ, Clark AB, Dima AL, Easthall C, Taylor N, Li Z. Validation of the Identification of Medication Adherence Barriers Questionnaire (IMAB-Q); a Behavioural Science-Underpinned Tool for Identifying Non-Adherence and Diagnosing an Individual's Barriers to Adherence. Patient Prefer Adherence. 2023 Nov 17;17:2991-3000. doi: 10.2147/PPA.S427207. PMID: 38027073; PMCID: PMC10661890.

    Journal Article | 2023

    Luiten-Apirana P, Gendi M, Bernard J, Li Z, Edge R, Gellert B, Miller A, Mury M, Sansey N, Jasicki L, Stolp S. The Clinical Trials Assistance Pilot: reducing the financial burden of cancer clinical trials for patients in regional New South Wales. Aust Health Rev. 2023 Oct;47(5):607-613. doi: 10.1071/AH22249. PMID: 37605341.

    Journal Article | 2021

    Edge R, Meyers J, Tiernan G, Li Z, Schiavuzzi A, Chan P, Vassallo A, Morrow A, Mazariego C, Wakefield CE, Canfell K, Taylor N. Cancer care disruption and reorganisation during the COVID-19 pandemic in Australia: A patient, carer and healthcare worker perspective. PLoS One. 2021 Sep 17;16(9):e0257420. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0257420. PMID: 34534231; PMCID: PMC8448370.

    Journal Articile | 2021

    Edge R, Mazariego C, Li Z, Canfell K, Miller A, Koczwara B, Shaw J, Taylor N. Psychosocial impact of COVID-19 on cancer patients, survivors, and carers in Australia: a real-time assessment of cancer support services. Support Care Cancer. 2021 Sep;29(9):5463-5473. doi: 10.1007/s00520-021-06101-3. Epub 2021 Mar 11. PMID: 33694089; PMCID: PMC7946616.

    Journal Article | 2020

    Braithwaite J, Clay-Williams R, Taylor N, Ting HP, Winata T, Hogden E, Li Z, Selwood A, Warwick M, Hibbert P, Arnolda G. Deepening our Understanding of Quality in Australia (DUQuA): An overview of a nation-wide, multi-level analysis of relationships between quality management systems and patient factors in 32 hospitals. Int J Qual Health Care. 2020 Feb 6;32(Supplement_1):8-21. doi: 10.1093/intqhc/mzz103. PMID: 31725882