Dr Jamee Newland

Dr Jamee Newland

Research Fellow

PhD, MPS (Evaluation), BSocSci

Medicine & Health
The Kirby Institute

Jamee is a Research Fellow within the Global Health Equity and Justice Research Group at the Kirby Institute, UNSW Sydney. She is a qualitative health researcher with a cross-disciplinary background in global public health, sociology, disability, and development studies. Her research interests in global public health include participatory and arts-based research approaches, intersectionality, and community participation/partnerships. She has recently been working on cross-disciplinary projects exploring COVID-19 impacts on public and primary health, climate change, health humanities, and planetary health in Papua New Guinea and Indonesia.

Jamee has experience in supervising and mentoring post-graduate students and has extensive experience in knowledge sharing and capacity building in research and evaluation in community-based organisations in Australia, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea.

Prior to commencing at the Kirby Institute, Jamee undertook a PhD at the Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW, a doctoral study investigating factors that increase and decrease hepatitis C risk in the social networks of people who inject drugs.

Level 6, Wallace Worth Building UNSW Sydney NSW 2052
  • Book Chapters | 2023
    Neo RB; Newland J; Hanku AK; Aeno H; Aggleton P; Robinson KH, 2023, 'Making meaning out of objects: Self, connectedness and belonging among sexuality diverse men and transgender women in Papua New Guinea', in Sex and Gender in the Pacific: Contemporary Perspectives on Sexuality, Gender and Health, pp. 154 - 166, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781003142072-15
  • Journal articles | 2024
    Aeno H; Iyer P; Newland J; Boli-Neo R; Aggleton P; Robinson KH; Kelly-Hanku A, 2024, 'Memories of schooling amongst trans women and sexuality diverse men in Papua New Guinea', Gender and Education, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09540253.2024.2350517
    Journal articles | 2024
    Jaworski A; Craig AT; Dyer CEF; Goncalves J; Neuendorf N; Newland J; Kelly-Hanku A; Pomat W; MacLaren D; Vaz Nery S, 2024, 'Understanding how neglected tropical diseases programs in five Asia-Pacific countries adjusted to the COVID-19 pandemic: A qualitative study.', PLoS Negl Trop Dis, 18, pp. e0012221, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0012221
    Journal articles | 2024
    Seymour M; Mase M; Rumints M; Neuendorf N; Newland J; Wuatai N; Bauri M; Morris L; Ilumi S; Toliman P; Kelly-Hanku A, 2024, 'Effect of COVID-19 on Routine Immunization During Health Outreach in Western Province, Papua New Guinea', Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health, 36, pp. 391 - 393, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/10105395241240803
    Journal articles | 2024
    Warman R; Watson P; Lin CC; Allen P; Beazley H; Junaidi A; Newland J; Harris R, 2024, 'A labour of love: Cross-cultural research collaboration between Australia and Indonesia', Geo: Geography and Environment, 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/geo2.132
    Journal articles | 2021
    Kelly-Hanku A; Boli-Neo R; Aggleton P; Robinson KH; Newland J; Aeno H, 2021, 'Gender diversity among ‘boys’ in Papua New Guinea: Memories of sameness and difference in early childhood', Children and Society, 35, pp. 144 - 158, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/chso.12408
    Journal articles | 2021
    Newland J; Kelly-Hanku A; Dwi L; Noor Poedjanadi M, 2021, 'Co-locating art and health: engaging civil society to create an enabling environment to respond to HIV in Indonesia', Sexual Health, 18, pp. 84 - 94, http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/SH20125
    Journal articles | 2020
    Wayland S; Newland J; Gill-Atkinson L; Vaughan C; Emerson E; Llewellyn G, 2020, 'I had every right to be there: discriminatory acts towards young people with disabilities on public transport', Disability & Society, pp. 1 - 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09687599.2020.1822784
    Journal articles | 2019
    Kelly-Hanku A; Newland J; Aggleton P; Ase S; Aeno H; Fiya V; Vallely L; Toliman P; Mola G; Kaldor J; Vallely A, 2019, 'HPV vaccination in Papua New Guinea to prevent cervical cancer in women: Gender, sexual morality, outsiders and the de-feminization of the HPV vaccine', Papillomavirus Research, 8, pp. 100171, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pvr.2019.100171
    Journal articles | 2019
    Kelly-Hanku A; Newland J; Aggleton P; Ase S; Fiya V; Aeno H; Vallely L; Mola G; Kaldor J; Vallely A, 2019, 'Health communication messaging about HPV vaccine in Papua New Guinea.', Health Education Journal, 78, pp. 946 - 957, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0017896919856657
    Journal articles | 2019
    valentine K; Smyth C; Newland J, 2019, '‘Good enough’ parenting: Negotiating standards and stigma', International Journal of Drug Policy, 68, pp. 117 - 123, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2018.07.009
    Journal articles | 2016
    Newland ; Newman C; Treloar C, 2016, '“We get by with a little help from our friends”: Small-scale informal and large-scale formal peer distribution networks of sterile injecting equipment in Australia', International Journal of Drug Policy, 34, pp. 65 - 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2016.04.005
    Journal articles | 2016
    Treloar C; Jackson C; Gray R; Newland J; Wilson H; Saunders V; Johnson P; Brener L, 2016, 'Care and treatment of hepatitis C among Aboriginal people in New South Wales, Australia: Implications for the implementation of new treatments', Ethnicity and Health, 21, pp. 39 - 57, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13557858.2015.1004870
    Journal articles | 2016
    Treloar C; Jackson LC; Gray R; Newland J; Wilson H; Saunders V; Johnson P; Brener L, 2016, 'Multiple stigmas, shame and historical trauma compound the experience of Aboriginal Australians living with hepatitis C', Health Sociology Review, 25, pp. 18 - 32, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14461242.2015.1126187
    Journal articles | 2015
    Treloar C; Newland J; Maher L, 2015, 'A qualitative study trialling the acceptability of new hepatitis C prevention messages for people who inject drugs: Symbiotic messages, pleasure and conditional interpretations', Harm Reduction Journal, 12, pp. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12954-015-0042-5
    Journal articles | 2013
    Newland J; Treloar C, 2013, 'Peer education for people who inject drugs in New South Wales: Advantages, unanticipated benefits and challenges', Drugs - Education Prevention and Policy
    Journal articles | 2012
    Rance J; Newland J; Hopwood MN; Treloar C, 2012, 'The politics of place(ment): problematising the provision of hepatitis C treatment within opiate substitution clinics', Social Science and Medicine, 74, pp. 245 - 253, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2011.10.003
    Journal articles | 2010
    Treloar C; Bryant J; Rance J; Newland J; Hopwood M; Hull P; Lavis Y, 2010, 'PRESENTER 3: NUANCING KNOWLEDGE: DEEPENING OUR UNDERSTANDINGS OF DECISIONS ABOUT HEPATITIS C TREATMENT', DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW, 29, pp. 21 - 22, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000284895600050&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Journal articles | 2010
    Treloar C; Newland J; Harris M; Deacon R; Maher L, 2010, 'A diagnosis of hepatitis C: Insights from a study on patient’s experiences.', Australian Family Physician, 39, pp. 589 - 592, http://www.racgp.org.au/afp/201008/201008treloar.pdf
    Journal articles | 2010
    Treloar C; Newland J; Rance J; Hopwood M, 2010, 'Uptake and delivery of hepatitis C treatment in opiate substitution treatment: Perceptions of clients and health professionals',
  • Reports | 2022
    Newland J; Neuendorf N; Vallely L; Mek A; Vengiau G; Farquhar R; Boli-Neo R; Seymour M; Wratten M; Aeno H; Trumb RN; Kerry Z; Huang KL; Maalsen A; Homer C; Robinson L; Majumdar S; Vallely A; Laman M; Pomat W; Kelly-Hanku A, 2022, COVID-19 and its impacts on primary health services and public health infectious disease programs in Papua New Guinea, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/6mhp-gc18
    Reports | 2021
    Neuendorf N; Mek A; Newland J; Kelly-Hanku A; Kuramop S; Kualawi M; Pomat W; Laman M, 2021, A gender and rights-based analysis of health service provision and the National Malaria Control and Prevention Programs, Papua New Guinea (PNG), Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Goroka, PNG, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/unsworks/28503
    Reports | 2021
    Newland J; Kelly-Hanku A, 2021, A qualitative scoping review of sexualised drug use (including Chemsex) of men who have sex with men and transgender women in Asia, APCOM Foundation, Bangkok, Thailand, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/unsworks/27961
    Reports | 2020
    Newland J; Neuendorf N; McVey S; Paudel M; Kelly-Hanku A, 2020, Understanding decision-making, opportunities and barriers for women who have need for family planning products and services, as well as community knowledge and attitudes regarding family planning: a qualitative study, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/7p7s-xy85
    Conference Presentations | 2020
    Newland J, 2020, 'Co-locating art and health to explore the cultural contexts of sexual health, well-being and sociality in Indonesia', presented at 23rd Biennale conference of the Asian Studies Association of Australia, Melbourne, Australia, 06 July 2020 - 09 July 2020, https://www.asaaconference.com.au/
    Conference Presentations | 2019
    Newland J; Lastari D, 2019, 'Young people's needs, priorities and experiences of reproductive health in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.', presented at International Conference on Family Planning and Reproductive Health in Indonesia (ICIFPRH), Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 30 September 2019 - 02 October 2019, https://www.yccp-indonesia.org/the-1st-icifprh-2019/
    Conference Presentations | 2019
    Newland J; Lestari D, 2019, 'Engaging young people in sexual and reproductive health through the co-location of art and health: evidence and opportunities.', presented at International Conference on Family Planning and Reproductive Health in Indonesia (ICIFPRH), Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 30 September 2019 - 02 October 2019
    Conference Presentations | 2019
    Newland J, 2019, 'Promoting intersectionality in place and space for women in harm reduction organisations and networks of people who inject drugs (PWID).', presented at Reframing the place of women in harm reduction organisations and networks of people who inject drugs, Webinar, 24 October 2019 - 24 October 2019, https://app.livestorm.co/whrin/reframing-the-place-of-women-in-harm-reduction-organisations-and-networks-of-people-who-use-drugs
    Reports | 2017
    Emerson E; Newland J; Lewellyn G; Vaughan C, 2017, Physical Violence and Property Crime Reported by People with and without Disability in New South Wales 2002-2015., Centre for Disability Research and Policy, Unviersity of Sydney, Sydney, https://www.sydney.edu.au/health-sciences/cdrp/publications/technical-reports/PV_PWD_in_NSW2002-17.pdf
    Conference Presentations | 2017
    Newland J; Triono G, 2017, 'Tackling Social Aspects in Humanitarian and Health Technologies', presented at ICICI-BME 5th International Conference on Instrumentation, Communication, Information Technology, and Biomedical Engineering, Bandung, Indonesia, 06 November 2017 - 07 November 2017, http://icici-bme.itb.ac.id/
    Conference Presentations | 2016
    Newland J, 2016, 'A socio-ecological exploration of interpersonal discrimination experienced by young people with disability when using public place in Sydney', presented at Youth, Health and Practice Justice Conference, Sydney, Australia, 04 December 2016 - 05 December 2016
    Reports | 2015
    Newland J, 2015, Evaluation of Cancer Council NSW’s Achieving Smoke-free Apartment Living resource and future advocacy requirements, NSW Cancer Council, Sydney, https://www.arts.unsw.edu.au/sites/default/files/documents/7_HCV_seroconversion.pdf
    Reports | 2015
    Newland J, 2015, Safety in the silence: A qualitative social network analysis of hepatitis C risk and prevention in three networks of Australians who inject drugs. (Doctoral Dissertation), Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW, Kensignton, http://unsworks.unsw.edu.au/fapi/datastream/unsworks:35030/SOURCE02?view=true
    Reports | 2014
    Eastman C; Hill T; Newland J; Smyth C; valentine K, 2014, Thriving in Adversity: A positive deviance study of safe communities for children, SPRC Report 30/2014, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/unsworks/25735
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Lord HL; Newland J; Cama E; Treloar C; Levy MT, 2014, 'Understanding the Phases of Chronic Hepatitis B; the problem and a novel solution using renamed phases, the Hepatitis B Bear and a video (see " Understanding Hepatitis B " on YouTube)', in HEPATOLOGY, WILEY-BLACKWELL, MA, Boston, pp. 1001A - 1002A, presented at 65th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-for-the-Study-of-Liver-Diseases, MA, Boston, 07 November 2014 - 11 November 2014, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000344483804231&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Presentations | 2014
    Newland J, 2014, 'Social network influences of hepatitis C risk and prevention', presented at 13th Social Research Conference on HIV, Hepatitis C and Related Diseases, Sydney, Australia, 20 February 2014 - 21 February 2014, https://hhard.arts.unsw.edu.au/sites/hhard.arts.unsw.edu.au/files/uploads/files/Promises%20and%20limitations%20abstract%20book%202014.pdf
    Reports | 2013
    Treloar C; Jackson C; Wilson H; Saunders V; Johnson P; Brener L; Gray R; Newland J, 2013, Evaluation of NSW Health Aboriginal Hepatitis C Program, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Australi, Sydney, MONOGRAPH 5/2014, https://www.arts.unsw.edu.au/sites/default/files/documents/Evaluation_of_NSW_Health_Aboriginal_hepatitis_C_program.pdf
    Conference Presentations | 2011
    Newland J, 2011, 'Secondary syringe exchange: a pre-existing, effective and illegal model of sterile injection equipment distribution in New South Wales, Australia.', presented at 22nd International Harm Reduction Association Conference, Beirut, Lebannon, 03 April 2011 - 07 April 2011, https://idpc.net/it/events/2011/04/22nd-international-harm-reduction-conference-it
    Reports | 2010
    Deacon R; Newland J; Harris M; Treloar C; Maher L, 2010, Hepatitis C seroconversion: Using qualitative research to enhance surveillance, National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, https://www.arts.unsw.edu.au/sites/default/files/documents/7_HCV_seroconversion.pdf
    Conference Presentations | 2010
    Newland J, 2010, 'The interplay of social network and structural influences on hepatitis C harm reduction in New South Wales, Australia.', presented at 8th National Harm Reduction Conference (USA), Harm Reduction Beyond Borders, Austin, USA, 18 November 2010 - 21 November 2010, http://www.8thnationalharmreductionconference.com/
    Conference Presentations | 2010
    Rance JA; Newland J; Hopwood M; Treloar C, 2010, 'The politics of place(ment): treating hepatitis C within opiate substitution', presented at 11th Social Research Conference on HIV, Hepatitis C and Related Diseases, Sydney, 08 April 2010 - 09 April 2010
    Reports | 2010
    Wilson H; Hopwood MN; Hull PB; Lavis YM; Newland J; Bryant J; Treloar C, 2010, Treatment decisions: What makes people decide to have treatment for hepatitis C?, National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, http://nchsr.arts.unsw.edu.au/media/File/Treatment_decisions.pdf
    Conference Presentations | 2009
    McIntyre S; Newland J; Ison N; Salmon J; Pearce C, 2009, 'Community-based rehabilitation in Fiji: evaluation of the competency, assessment, and local solutions (CAL) programme', presented at International Cerebral Palsy Conference, Sydney, Australia, 18 February 2009 - 21 February 2009, https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/toc/14698749/2009/51/s2
    Conference Presentations | 2007
    Newland J; Kraem Abdo M, 2007, 'The Participation of Children, Young People and the Community in the Evaluation of the Muslim Foster Care Project,', presented at 11th Annual Australian Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect, Gold Coast, Australia, 30 October 2007 - 01 November 2007
    Conference Presentations | 2004
    Newland J; Knotts K, 2004, 'The Process of Action Research', presented at 3rd Imp-Act Global Meeting, Consolidating Partner Experience: Influencing Policy and Practice, Bath, England, 27 September 2004 - 29 September 2004

  • Arts for Good Health Fellowship, Singapore International Foundation (2022-2023)
  • Best oral presentation award ICIFPRH Yogyakarta, Indonesia – Arts and Health (2019)
  • Australasian Society for HIV Medicine (ASHM): Junior Researcher Award (2010)
  • UNSW Dean’s Strategic Fund PhD Scholarship, Hepatitis C Vaccine Initiative (2008)