Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
Associate Professor

Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood

medicine-health
Sch of Public Health & Com Med

Research Interests:
Evaluation of immunisation programs, epidemiology of vaccine-preventable diseases and understanding immunisation gaps in at-risk groups, particularly travellers and migrant Australians aimed at informing immunisation policy and practice.

Broad Research Areas:
Immunisation, Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology, Evidence Based Medicine, Population Health

Qualifications:
BSc (Biomed), MPH, GCULT, PhD

Specific Research Keywords:
Travel, Migrants, Immunisation, Vaccines, Vaccine preventable diseases

Phone
02 9385 3667
Location
School of Public Health and Community Medicine Level 3, Samuels Building (F25) Kensington Campus

Publications

  • Book Chapters | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Stephenson N; Chaukra S; Katz I; Heywood A, 2020, 'Newspaper coverage of childhood immunisation in Australia', in Media Analysis and Public Health, Routledge, pp. 106 - 117, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780429320743-10
    Book Chapters | 2014
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Khatun F; Heywood AE; Bhuiya A; Liaw S-T; Ray PK, 2014, 'Prospects of mHealth to Improve the Health of the Disadvantaged Population in Bangladesh', in Adibi S (ed.), mHealth Multidisciplinary Verticals, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, pp. 465 - 484, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b17724-27
  • Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood A; Dyda A; Hu W; Saha A; Mahimbo A; Gidding H; Kefalas B; Seale H; Macintyre CR; Zwar N; Rawlinson W, 2021, 'Seroprevalence of hepatitis B antibodies among international and domestic university students.', J Viral Hepat, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jvh.13580
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Ma T; Heywood A; MacIntyre CR, 2021, 'Travel health seeking behaviours, masks, vaccines and outbreak awareness of Australian Chinese travellers visiting friends and relatives – Implications for control of COVID-19', Infection, Disease and Health, vol. 26, pp. 38 - 47, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.idh.2020.08.007
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Qian J; Macartney K; Heywood AE; Sheridan S; Liu B, 2021, 'Risk of recurrent herpes zoster in a population-based cohort study of older adults', Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2020.06.1013
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Seale H; Heywood AE; Leask J; Sheel M; Durrheim DN; Bolsewicz K; Kaur R, 2021, 'Examining Australian public perceptions and behaviors towards a future COVID-19 vaccine', BMC Infectious Diseases, vol. 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-021-05833-1
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Campbell J; Hobbs M; O'Hara L; Ballantyne A; Heywood A; Gray L, 2021, 'Equity in vaccine trials for higher weight people? Protocol for a rapid review of inclusion and exclusion criteria for higher weight people in clinical trials for COVID-19', BMJ Open, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2021-050114
    Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    McFadden K; Heywood A; Dyda A; Kaufman J; Seale H, 2021, 'Minimising missed opportunities to promote and deliver immunization services to middle and older age adults: Can hospital-based programs be a solution?', Vaccine, vol. 39, pp. 3467 - 3472, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2021.05.027
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood AE; Macintyre CR, 2020, 'Elimination of COVID-19: what would it look like and is it possible?', The Lancet Infectious Diseases, vol. 20, pp. 1005 - 1007, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(20)30633-2
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Ma T; Heywood A; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Travel health risk perceptions of Chinese international students in Australia – Implications for COVID-19', Infection, Disease and Health, vol. 25, pp. 197 - 204, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.idh.2020.03.002
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Seale H; Heywood AE; Leask J; Sheel M; Thomas S; Durrheim DN; Bolsewicz K; Kaur R, 2020, 'COVID-19 is rapidly changing: Examining public perceptions and behaviors in response to this evolving pandemic', PLoS ONE, vol. 15, pp. e0235112, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0235112
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Ward K; Mugenyi K; MacNeil A; Luzze H; Kyozira C; Kisakye A; Matseketse D; Newall AT; Heywood AE; Bloland P; Pallas SW, 2020, 'Financial cost analysis of a strategy to improve the quality of administrative vaccination data in Uganda', Vaccine, vol. 38, pp. 1105 - 1113, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2019.11.030
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Craig AT; Heywood AE; Worth H, 2020, 'Measles epidemic in Samoa and other Pacific islands', The Lancet Infectious Diseases, vol. 20, pp. 273 - 275, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(20)30053-0
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; Alsharif SA; Garnan MA; Tashani M; BinDhim NF; Heywood AE; Booy R; Wiley KE; Rashid H; Elashwah M; Alfelali M; Barasheed O; Alkhiri AT; Mahmood FT; Nawab AH; Alhowaiti NM; Maqadmi AO; Chaker M, 2020, 'The impact of receiving pretravel health advice on the prevention of Hajj-related illnesses among Australian pilgrims: Cohort study', JMIR Public Health and Surveillance, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/10959
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Craig AT; Heywood AE; Hall J, 2020, 'Risk of COVID-19 importation to the Pacific islands through global air travel', Epidemiology and Infection, pp. 1 - 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0950268820000710
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; Fakeerh M; Bondagji D; Park S; Heywood AE; Wiley KE; Booy R; Rashid H, 2020, 'Hand hygiene compliance and effectiveness against respiratory infections among hajj pilgrims: A systematic review', Infectious Disorders - Drug Targets, vol. 20, pp. 273 - 283, http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/1871526518666181001145041
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Aik J; Turner RM; Kirk MD; Heywood AE; Newall AT, 2020, 'Evaluating food safety management systems in Singapore: A controlled interrupted time-series analysis of foodborne disease outbreak reports', Food Control, vol. 117, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodcont.2020.107324
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Seale H; Heywood AE; Leask J; Sheel M; Thomas S; Durrheim DN; Bolsewicz K; Kaur R, 2020, 'COVID-19 is rapidly changing: Examining public perceptions and behaviors in response to this evolving pandemic', , http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/2020.05.04.20091298
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; Tashani M; Heywood AE; Almohammed ABS; Booy R; Wiley KE; Rashid H, 2020, 'Tracking Australian Hajj Pilgrims' Health Behavior before, during and after Hajj, and the Effective Use of Preventive Measures in Reducing Hajj-Related Illness: A Cohort Study', PHARMACY, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/pharmacy8020078
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Qian J; Heywood AE; Karki S; Banks E; Macartney K; Chantrill L; Liu B, 2019, 'Risk of Herpes Zoster Prior to and following Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment: A Population-Based Prospective Cohort Study', Journal of Infectious Diseases, vol. 220, pp. 3 - 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiy625
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood AE; López-Vélez R, 2019, 'Reducing infectious disease inequities among migrants', Journal of Travel Medicine, vol. 26, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/tay131
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood AE; Castelli F; Greenaway C, 2019, 'Migration Health: Highlights from Inaugural International Society of Travel Medicine (ISTM) Conference on Migration Health', Current Infectious Disease Reports, vol. 21, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11908-019-0705-6
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Syiroj ATR; Pardosi JF; Heywood AE, 2019, 'Exploring parents’ reasons for incomplete childhood immunisation in Indonesia', Vaccine, vol. 37, pp. 6486 - 6493, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2019.08.081
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Padmawati RS; Heywood A; Sitaresmi MN; Atthobari J; MacIntyre CR; Soenarto Y; Seale H, 2019, 'Religious and community leaders' acceptance of rotavirus vaccine introduction in Yogyakarta, Indonesia: A qualitative study', BMC Public Health, vol. 19, pp. 368, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-019-6706-4
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; Tashani M; Heywood AE; Booy R; Rashid H; Wiley KE, 2019, 'Exploring Australian hajj tour operators' knowledge and practices regarding pilgrims' health risks: A qualitative study', JMIR Public Health and Surveillance, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/10960
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Zhang EJ; Chughtai AA; Heywood A; MacIntyre CR, 2019, 'Influence of political and medical leaders on parental perception of vaccination: A cross-sectional survey in Australia', BMJ Open, vol. 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-025866
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Gunaratnam P; Heywood AE; McGregor S; Jamil MS; McManus H; Mao L; Lobo R; Brown G; Hellard M; Marukutira T; Bretaña NA; Lang C; Medland N; Bavinton B; Grulich A; Guy R, 2019, 'HIV diagnoses in migrant populations in Australia—A changing epidemiology', PLoS ONE, vol. 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0212268
    Journal articles | 2019
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Jayasundara D; Hui BB; Regan DG; Heywood AE; MacIntyre CR; Wood JG, 2019, 'Modelling the decline and future of hepatitis A transmission in Australia', Journal of Viral Hepatitis, vol. 26, pp. 199 - 207, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jvh.13018
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    MacIntyre CR; Chughtai AA; Barnes M; Ridda I; Seale H; Toms R; Heywood A, 2018, 'The role of pneumonia and secondary bacterial infection in fatal and serious outcomes of pandemic influenza a(H1N1)pdm09 11 Medical and Health Sciences 1103 Clinical Sciences 11 Medical and Health Sciences 1117 Public Health and Health Services', BMC Infectious Diseases, vol. 18, pp. 637, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-018-3548-0
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood AE, 2018, 'Measles: A re-emerging problem in migrants and travellers', Journal of Travel Medicine, vol. 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/tay118
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; Fakeerh M; Bondagji D; Park S; Heywood AE; Wiley KE; Booy R; Rashid H, 2018, 'Hand Hygiene Compliance and Effectiveness Against Respiratory Infections Among Hajj Pilgrims: A Systematic Review', Infectious Disorders - Drug Targets, vol. 20, pp. 273 - 283, http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/187152651866618100114504
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Adam DC; Bui CM; Heywood AE; Kunasekaran M; Sheikh M; Narasimhan P; MacIntyre CR, 2018, 'Adherence to anti-vectorial prevention measures among travellers with chikungunya and malaria returning to Australia: Comparative epidemiology', BMC Research Notes, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-018-3695-9
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; Heywood AE; Rashid H, 2018, 'Preparing Australian pilgrims for the Hajj 2018', Journal of Travel Medicine, vol. 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/tay068
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood AE; Zwar N, 2018, 'Improving access and provision of pre-travel healthcare for travellers visiting friends and relatives: A review of the evidence', Journal of Travel Medicine, vol. 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/tay010
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Stephenson N; Chaukra S; Katz I; Heywood A, 2018, 'Newspaper coverage of childhood immunisation in Australia: a lens into conflicts within public health', Critical Public Health, vol. 28, pp. 1 - 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09581596.2018.1446510
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Aik J; Newall AT; Ng LC; Kirk MD; Heywood AE, 2018, 'Use of the letter-based grading information disclosure system and its influence on dining establishment choice in Singapore: A cross-sectional study', Food Control, vol. 90, pp. 105 - 112, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodcont.2018.02.038
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Aik J; Heywood AE; Newall AT; Ng LC; Kirk MD; Turner R, 2018, 'Climate variability and salmonellosis in Singapore – A time series analysis', Science of the Total Environment, vol. 639, pp. 1261 - 1267, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.05.254
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Paudel P; Macintyre CR; Zwar N; Seale H; Worth H; Sheikh M; Heywood AE, 2018, 'Risk activities and pre-travel health seeking practices of notified cases of imported infectious diseases in Australia (vol 24, pg 1, 2017)', JOURNAL OF TRAVEL MEDICINE, vol. 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/tay089
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Aik J; Heywood A; Newall A; Kirk M; Turner R, 2018, 'The Influence of Weather on Salmonella Cases in Singapore – A Time Series Analysis', ISEE Conference Abstracts, vol. 2017, pp. 395 - 395, http://dx.doi.org/10.1289/isee.2017.2017-395
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Bui C; Rahman B; Heywood AE; MacIntyre CR, 2017, 'A Meta-Analysis of the Prevalence of Influenza A H5N1 and H7N9 Infection in Birds', Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, vol. 64, pp. 967 - 977, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tbed.12466
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; Yamazaki K; Alqahtani WH; Tashani M; Heywood AE; Booy R; Wiley KE; Rashid H, 2017, 'Australian Hajj pilgrims' perception about mass casualty incidents versus emerging infections at Hajj', Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, vol. 15, pp. 81 - 83, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tmaid.2016.11.002
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Kpozehouen E; Heywood AE; Kay M; Smith M; Paudel P; Sheikh M; MacIntyre CR, 2017, 'Improving access to immunisation for migrants and refugees: recommendations from a stakeholder workshop', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 41, pp. 118 - 120, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12602
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Mahimbo A; Seale H; Smith M; Heywood A, 2017, 'Challenges in immunisation service delivery for refugees in Australia: A health system perspective', Vaccine, vol. 35, pp. 5148 - 5155, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.08.002
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Khatun F; Heywood AE; Hanifi SMA; Rahman MS; Ray PK; Liaw ST; Bhuiya A, 2017, 'Gender differentials in readiness and use of mHealth services in a rural area of Bangladesh', BMC Health Services Research, vol. 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-017-2523-6
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Neave PE; Nair B; Heywood AE, 2017, 'Student travel health and the role of universities and health clinics in New Zealand to prevent imported infections: A cross-sectional study', Journal of Travel Medicine, vol. 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/tax009
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Muscatello DJ; Chughtai AA; Heywood A; Gardner LJ; Heslop DJ; Macintyre CR, 2017, 'Translating real-time infectious disease modeling into routine public health practice', Emerging Infectious Diseases, vol. 23, pp. e1 - e6, http://dx.doi.org/10.3201/eid2305.161720
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Yin JK; Heywood AE; Georgousakis M; King C; Chiu C; Isaacs D; Macartney KK, 2017, 'Systematic review and meta-analysis of indirect protection afforded by vaccinating children against seasonal influenza: Implications for policy', Clinical Infectious Diseases, vol. 65, pp. 719 - 728, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/cix420
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Mahimbo A; Seale H; Heywood AE, 2017, 'Immunisation for refugees in Australia: a policy review and analysis across all States and Territories', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 41, pp. 635 - 640, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12710
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Paudel P; Raina C; Zwar N; Seale H; Worth H; Sheikh M; Heywood AE, 2017, 'Risk activities and pre-travel health seeking practices of notified cases of imported infectious diseases in Australia', Journal of travel medicine, vol. 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/tax044
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Jayasundara D; Hui BB; Regan DG; Heywood AE; MacIntyre CR; Wood JG, 2017, 'Quantifying the population effects of vaccination and migration on hepatitis A seroepidemiology in Australia', Vaccine, vol. 35, pp. 5228 - 5234, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.08.022
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    MacIntyre CR; Karki S; Sheikh M; Zwar N; Heywood AE, 2016, 'The role of travel in measles outbreaks in Australia - An enhanced surveillance study', Vaccine, vol. 34, pp. 4386 - 4391, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.07.023
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Khatun F; Heywood AE; Ray PK; Bhuiya A; Liaw ST, 2016, 'Community readiness for adopting mHealth in rural Bangladesh: A qualitative exploration', International Journal of Medical Informatics, vol. 93, pp. 49 - 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2016.05.010
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; Wiley KE; Tashani M; Heywood AE; Willaby HW; BinDhim NF; Booy R; Rashid H, 2016, 'Camel exposure and knowledge about MERS-CoV among Australian Hajj pilgrims in 2014', Virologica Sinica, vol. 31, pp. 89 - 93, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12250-015-3669-1
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Neave PE; Heywood AE; Gibney KB; Leder K, 2016, 'Imported infections: What information should be collected by surveillance systems to inform public health policy?', Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, vol. 14, pp. 350 - 359, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tmaid.2016.05.007
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; Wiley KE; Tashani M; Willaby HW; Heywood AE; BinDhim NF; Booy R; Rashid H, 2016, 'Exploring barriers to and facilitators of preventive measures against infectious diseases among Australian Hajj pilgrims: Cross-sectional studies before and after Hajj', International Journal of Infectious Diseases, vol. 47, pp. 53 - 59, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2016.02.005
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; BinDhim NF; Tashani M; Willaby HW; Wiley KE; Heywood AE; Booy R; Rashid H, 2016, 'Pilot use of a novel smartphone application to track traveller health behaviour and collect infectious disease data during a mass gathering: Hajj pilgrimage 2014', Journal of Epidemiology and Global Health, vol. 6, pp. 147 - 155, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jegh.2015.07.005
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; Wiley KE; Mushta SM; Yamazaki K; BinDhim NF; Heywood AE; Booy R; Rashid H, 2016, 'Association between Australian Hajj Pilgrims' awareness of MERS-CoV, and their compliance with preventive measures and exposure to camels', Journal of travel medicine, vol. 23, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/taw046
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood AE; Nothdurft H; Tessier D; Moodley M; Rombo L; Marano C; De Moerlooze L, 2016, 'Pre-travel advice, attitudes and hepatitis A and B vaccination rates among travellers from seven countries', Journal of Travel Medicine, vol. 24, pp. taw069 - taw069, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/taw069
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Karki S; Newall AT; MacIntyre CR; Heywood AE; McIntyre P; Banks E; Liu B, 2016, 'Healthcare Resource Utilisation Associated with Herpes Zoster in a Prospective Cohort of Older Australian Adults', PLoS One, vol. 11, pp. e0160446 - e0160446, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0160446
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Karki S; Dyda A; Newall A; Heywood A; MacIntyre CR; McIntyre P; Banks E; Liu B, 2016, 'Comparison of influenza vaccination coverage between immigrant and Australian-born adults', Vaccine, vol. 34, pp. 6388 - 6395, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.10.012
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Walker L; Newall A; Heywood AE, 2016, 'Knowledge, attitudes and practices of Australian medical students towards influenza vaccination', Vaccine, vol. 34, pp. 6193 - 6199, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.10.074
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Seale H; Kaur R; Mahimbo A; MacIntyre CR; Zwar N; Smith M; Worth H; Heywood AE, 2016, 'Improving the uptake of pre-travel health advice amongst migrant Australians: Exploring the attitudes of primary care providers and migrant community groups', BMC Infectious Diseases, vol. 16, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-016-1479-1
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood AE; Zwar N; Forssman BL; Seale H; Stephens N; Musto J; Lane C; Polkinghorne B; Sheikh M; Smith M; Worth H; Macintyre CR, 2016, 'The contribution of travellers visiting friends and relatives to notified infectious diseases in Australia: state-based enhanced surveillance', Epidemiology and Infection, vol. 144, pp. 3554 - 3563, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0950268816001734
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Khatun F; Heywood AE; Ray PK; Hanifi SMA; Bhuiya A; Liaw ST, 2015, 'Determinants of readiness to adopt mHealth in a rural community of Bangladesh', International Journal of Medical Informatics, vol. 84, pp. 847 - 856, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2015.06.008
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; Sheikh M; Wiley K; Heywood AE, 2015, 'Australian Hajj pilgrims' infection control beliefs and practices: Insight with implications for public health approaches', Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, vol. 13, pp. 329 - 334, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tmaid.2015.05.009
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Seale H; Sitaresmi MN; Atthobari J; Heywood A; Kaur R; MacIntyre CR; Soenarto Y; Padmawati S, 2015, 'Knowledge and attitudes towards rotavirus diarrhea and the vaccine amongst healthcare providers in Yogyakarta Indonesia', BMC Health Services Research, vol. 15, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-015-1187-3
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Ma T; Heywood A; MacIntyre CR, 2015, 'Chinese travellers visiting friends and relatives - A review of infectious risks', Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, vol. 13, pp. 285 - 294, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tmaid.2015.05.004
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Wood JG; Heywood AE; Menzies RI; McIntyre PB; MacIntyre CR, 2015, 'Predicting localised measles outbreak potential in Australia', Vaccine, vol. 33, pp. 1176 - 1181, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.12.071
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; Rashid H; Heywood AE, 2015, 'Vaccinations against respiratory tract infections at Hajj', Clinical Microbiology and Infection, vol. 21, pp. 115 - 127, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cmi.2014.11.026
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood AE; Forssman BL; Seale H; MacIntyre CR; Zwar N, 2015, 'General Practitioners' Perception of Risk for Travelers Visiting Friends and Relatives', Journal of Travel Medicine, vol. 22, pp. 368 - 374, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jtm.12229
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Alqahtani AS; Wiley KE; Willaby HW; BinDhim NF; Tashani M; Heywood AE; Booy R; Rashid H, 2015, 'Australian Hajj pilgrims’ knowledge, attitude and perception about ebola, november 2014 to february 2015', Eurosurveillance, vol. 20, http://dx.doi.org/10.2807/1560-7917.ES2015.20.12.21072
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Liu B; Heywood AE; Reekie J; Banks E; Kaldor JM; Mcintyre P; Newall AT; Macintyre CR, 2015, 'Risk factors for herpes zoster in a large cohort of unvaccinated older adults: A prospective cohort study', Epidemiology and Infection, vol. 143, pp. 2871 - 2881, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0950268814003653
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Barnes M; Heywood AE; Mahimbo A; Rahman B; Newall AT; MaCintyre CR, 2015, 'Acute myocardial infarction and influenza: A meta-analysis of case-control studies', Heart, vol. 101, pp. 1738 - 1747, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2015-307691
    Journal articles | 2015
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Rahman B; Heywood A; Moa A; MacIntyre CR, 2015, 'Influenza vaccination and cardiovascular risk in patients with recent tia and stroke', Neurology, vol. 84, pp. 105, http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/01.wnl.0000459893.53930.45
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Gardner, LM; Rey D; Heywood AE; Toms R; Wood J; Waller ST; Sheikh M; MacIntyre CR, 2014, 'A scenario-based evaluation of the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus and the Hajj', Risk Analysis, vol. 34, pp. 1391 - 1400, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/risa.12253
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood AE; Macartney KK; McIntyre PB, 2014, 'Vaccines for post-exposure prophylaxis against varicella (chickenpox) in children and adults', Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, vol. 23, pp. CD001833, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD001833.pub3
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Macintyre RC; Heywood AE; Kovoor P, 2014, 'Influenza virus vaccine reduces risk of ischemic events: Time for a large-scale randomized trial?', Future Cardiology, vol. 10, pp. 35 - 37, http://dx.doi.org/10.2217/fca.13.95
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood AE; Wang H; Macartney KK; McIntyre P, 2014, 'Varicella and herpes zoster hospitalizations before and after implementation of one-dose varicella vaccination in Australia: An ecological study', Bulletin of the World Health Organization, vol. 92, pp. 593 - 604, http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.13.132142
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    MacIntyre CR; Heywood AE, 2014, 'The Bradford-Hill criteria and evidence of association between influenza vaccination and ischaemic heart disease', Heart, vol. 100, pp. 518 - 519, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2013-305435
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Ridda I; Heywood AE; Hueston L; Dwyer DE; MacIntyre CR, 2014, 'The burden of pertussis in patients with and without recurrent ischaemic vascular events', Infectious Disorders - Drug Targets, vol. 14, pp. 101 - 109, http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/1871526514666141014145229
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Gardner LM; Rey D; Heywood AE; Toms R; Wood J; Travis Waller S; Raina MacIntyre C, 2014, 'A scenario-based evaluation of the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus and the Hajj', Risk analysis : an official publication of the Society for Risk Analysis, vol. 34, pp. 1391 - 1400, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/risa.12253
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    MacIntyre CR; Heywood AE; Kovoor P; Ridda I; Seale H; Tan T; Gao Z; Katelaris AL; Siu HWD; Lo V; Lindley R; Dwyer DE, 2013, 'Ischaemic heart disease, influenza and influenza vaccination: a prospective case control study', Heart, vol. 99, pp. 1843 - 1848, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2013-304320
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Smith BB; Hazelton BJ; Heywood A; Snelling TL; Peacock KM; Macartney KK, 2013, 'Disseminated tuberculosis and tuberculous meningitis in Australian-born children; Case reports and review of current epidemiology and management', Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, vol. 49, pp. E246 - E250, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jpc.12035
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    MacIntyre CR; Wang Q; Seale H; Yang P; Weixian ; Gao Z; Rahman MB; Zhang Y; Wang X; Newall AT; Heywood A; Dwyer D, 2013, 'A Randomised Clinical Trial of Three Options for N95 Respirators and Medical Masks in Health Workers', American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, vol. 187, pp. 960 - 966, http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.201207-1164OC
    Journal articles | 2012
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood A; Zhang M; MacIntyre CR; Seale H, 2012, 'Travel risk behaviours and uptake of pre-travel health preventions by university students in Australia', BMC Infectious Diseases, vol. 12, pp. 1 - 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-12-43
    Journal articles | 2011
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Ridda I; Seale H; Katelaris A; Heywood A; Tan T; MacIntyre CR; Dwyer DE, 2011, 'Pneumococcal colonisation following influenza infection', Vaccine, vol. 29, pp. 6444 - 6445, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2011.04.047
    Journal articles | 2011
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Tan T; Siu D; Seale H; Heywood A; Ridda I; Dwyer D; Lo V; Ghotane S; Katelaris A; Lindley R; Wood N; Fox J; Mitchell P; Kovoor P; MacIntyre R, 2011, 'The Relationship Between Seasonal Influenza Vaccine Uptake and Socioeconomic Status in Western Sydney. Substudy of the Heart-Flu Study 2008–2009', Heart, Lung and Circulation, vol. 20, pp. S251 - S251, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2011.05.615
    Journal articles | 2011
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    MacIntyre R; Tan T; Heywood A; Ridda I; Seale H; Dwyer D; Lindley R; Siu D; Lo V; Katelaris A; Wood N; Fox J; Mitchell P; Kovoor P, 2011, 'Influenza as Risk Factor for Ischaemic Cardiac Events and the Effects of Influenza Vaccination. Outcomes from a Three-Year Prospective Case–control Study Conducted in the Australian Winters of 2008–2010 (HEART-FLU Study)', Heart, Lung and Circulation, vol. 20, pp. S248 - S248, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hlc.2011.05.609
    Journal articles | 2011
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood A; Macartney K, 2011, 'How can we better understand trends in varicella zoster virus-related disease epidemiology?', Medical Journal of Australia, vol. 194, pp. 268 - 269, https://www.mja.com.au/sites/default/files/issues/194_05_070311/letters_070311_fm-2.pdf
    Journal articles | 2010
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Seale H; Heywood A; McLaws M; Ward K; Lowbridge C; Van D; MacIntyre CR, 2010, 'Why do I need it? I am not at risk! Public perceptions towards the pandemic (H1N1) 2009 vaccine', BMC Infectious Diseases, vol. 10, pp. 1 - 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-10-99
    Journal articles | 2010
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood A; Watkins RE; Pattanasin S; Iamsirithaworn S; Nilvarangkul K; MacIntyre CR, 2010, 'Self-reported symptoms of infection among travellers departing from Sydney and Bangkok airports', Journal of Travel Medicine, vol. 17, pp. 243 - 249, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1708-8305.2010.00422.x
    Journal articles | 2009
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Kelly H; Riddell M; Heywood A; Lambert S, 2009, 'WHO criteria for measles elimination: a critique with reference to criteria for polio elimination.', Euro surveillance : bulletin européen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin, vol. 14
    Journal articles | 2009
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood A; Gidding HF; Riddell MA; Mcintyre PB; MacIntyre CR; Kelly H, 2009, 'Elimination of endemic measles transmission in Australia', Bulletin of the World Health Organization, vol. 87, pp. 64 - 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.07.046375
    Journal articles | 2009
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Seale H; McLaws M; Heywood A; Ward K; Lowbridge C; Van D; Gralton J; MacIntyre CR, 2009, 'The Community's attitude towards swine flu and pandemic influenza', Medical Journal of Australia, vol. 191, pp. 267 - 269
    Journal articles | 2009
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Wood JG; Gidding HF; Heywood A; Macartney K; MacIntyre CR; Mcintyre PB, 2009, 'Potential impacts of schedule changes, waning immunity and vaccine uptake on measles elimination in Australia', Vaccine, vol. 27, pp. 313 - 318, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2008.09.095
    Journal articles | 2009
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Brotherton J; Heywood A; Heley S, 2009, 'The incidence of genital warts in Australian women prior to the national vaccination program', Sexual Health, vol. 6, pp. 178 - 184, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/SH08079
    Journal articles | 2007
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood AE; Macartney K; MacIntyre CR; McIntyre P, 2007, 'Current developments in varicella-zoster virus disease prevention', Annual report of the Australian Meningococcal Surveillance Programme, 2007--Amended, vol. 31, pp. 303 - 310
  • Reports | 2021
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Seale H; Heywood A; Woodland L; Harris-Roxas B; Mahimbo A; Abdi I, 2021, Enhancing and supporting the COVID-19 vaccination program - focusing on Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Communities, School of Population Health, UNSW Sydney, https://sph.med.unsw.edu.au/sites/default/files/sphcm/News/Enhancing-supporting-COVID-19-vaccination-program.pdf
  • Conference Papers | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood A; Harris-Roxas B, 2020, '“Online discussions with classmates are fruitful”: Fostering postgraduate collaborative learning using an assessable asynchronous peer-led discussion forum', presented at UNSW 2020 Learning and Teaching Forum – “Learning without limits: Leading the change”
    Conference Abstracts | 2020
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Meyer L; Nathan S; Heywood A; Rawstorne P, 2020, 'Public health graduate trajectories: exploring approaches and interest in a national project', Newcastle, presented at CAPHIA Australian Teaching and Learning Forum, Newcastle, 09 July 2020 - 10 July 2020
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    MacIntyre CR; Kpozehouen E; Kunasekaran M; Harriman K; Conaty S; Rosewell A; Druce J; Martin N; Heywood AE; Gidding HF; Wood J; Nicholl S, 2018, 'Measles control in Australia – threats, opportunities and future needs', in Vaccine, pp. 4393 - 4398, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.06.022
    Conference Posters | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Karki S; Dyda A; Newall AT; Heywood A; MacIntyre CR; McIntyre P; Banks E; Liu BC, 2016, 'Estimating coverage of influenza and pertussis vaccination according to immigrant characteristics in Australia.', Amsterdam, the Netherlands, presented at 10th Vaccine Congress, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 04 September 2016 - 07 September 2016
    Conference Posters | 2016
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Karki S; Dyda A; Newall AT; Heywood A; MacIntyre CR; McIntyre P; Banks E; Liu BC, 2016, 'Disparities in annual influenza vaccination coverage among immigrant older adults in Australia (2012/2013).', Brisbane, Australia, presented at 15th National Immunisation Conference, Brisbane, Australia, 07 June 2016 - 09 June 2016
    Conference Papers | 2008
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Pattanasin S; Heywood A; Iamsirithaworn S; Buathong R; Yang H; Watkins RE; MacIntyre CR, 2008, 'High Rate of Recent Infections in International Travelers Departing Bangkok', in International Journal of Infectious Diseases, Elsevier Sci Ltd, Kidlington, Oxford, England, pp. E437 - E437, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2008.05.1278
    Conference Papers | 2008
    Associate Professor Anita Elizabeth Heywood
    Heywood A; Watkins RE; Nilvarangkul K; Iamsirithawan S; MacIntyre CR, 2008, 'Health Behaviour and Infectious Disease Risk in Travellers Departing Australia', in International Journal of Infectious Diseases, Elsevier Sci Ltd, Kidlington, Oxford, England, pp. E436 - E437, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2008.05.1277

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