Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
Research Associate

Dr Jane Ye In Hwang

B Psychology (Hons) - Macquarie University

PhD - UNSW (awarded 2019)

Medicine & Health
Sch of Public Health & Com Med

Jane is an early career researcher in the Justice Health Research Program at the School of Population Health, UNSW Sydney. She completed her PhD in the School of Psychiatry, UNSW Sydney.

Jane has expertise in ageing well in marginalised populations, forensic psychiatry, neurodiversity, and the health of justice-involved populations. She has a broad range of mixed-methods research experience on a range of projects including: evaluating programs for reducing violent offending and reoffending, investigating accelerated ageing/frailty in Australia's growing older prisoner population, and conceptualising 'ageing well' for adults on the autism spectrum. 

She is an associate investigator with the UNSW Ageing Futures Institute, an associate of the UNSW Human Rights Institute, a UNSW Medicine Equity Diversity and Inclusion Cultural Diversity working group member and currently serves as communications coordinator for the Medicine Faculty Early Career Academics Network (Med ECAN). Jane also co-convenes an undergraduate criminology course at UNSW: CRIM3022; "Public Health and Corrections".

Phone
+61 (02) 9348 0073
Location
Level 2, Samuels Building

Publications

  • Book Chapters | 2018
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Trollor J; Hwang J, 2018, 'Autism Spectrum Disorders in Later Life', in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Psychology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acrefore/9780190236557.013.422
    Book Chapters | 2017
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Hwang YIJ; Foley K-R; Trollor J, 2017, 'Autism Spectrum Disorder', in Encyclopedia of Geropsychology, Springer Singapore, pp. 338 - 348, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-981-287-082-7_305
    Book Chapters | 2016
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Hwang J; Foley KR; Trollor JN, 2016, 'Autism Spectrum Disorder', in Pachana NA (ed.), Encyclopedia of Geropsychology, Springer Singapore, Singapore, pp. 1 - 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-981-287-080-3_305-1
  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Hwang YIJ; Simpson PL; Butler TG, 2021, 'Participant experiences of a post-release electronic monitoring program for domestic violence in New South Wales, Australia', Journal of Criminology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/26338076211028729
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Sonido MT; Hwang YI; Srasuebkul P; Trollor JN; Arnold SRC, 2021, 'Predictors of the Quality of Life of Informal Carers of Adults on the Autism Spectrum', Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10803-021-05178-3
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Withall A; Karystianis G; Duncan D; Hwang YI; Hagos Kidane A; Butler T, 2021, 'Domestic Violence in Residential Care Facilities in New South Wales, Australia: A Text Mining Study.', Gerontologist, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/geront/gnab068
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Hwang YI; Ginnivan NA; Simpson PL; Baidawi S; Withall A; Williams B; Butler T, 2021, 'COVID-19 and incarcerated older adults: a commentary on risk, care and early release in Australia', International Journal of Prisoner Health, vol. ahead-of-print, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/IJPH-10-2020-0078
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Sonido MT; Hwang YI; Trollor JN; Arnold SRC, 2020, 'The Mental Well-Being of Informal Carers of Adults on the Autism Spectrum: a Systematic Review', Review Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, vol. 7, pp. 63 - 77, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40489-019-00177-8
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Hwang YI; Arnold S; Srasuebkul P; Trollor J, 2020, 'Understanding anxiety in adults on the autism spectrum: An investigation of its relationship with intolerance of uncertainty, sensory sensitivities and repetitive behaviours', Autism, vol. 24, pp. 411 - 422, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1362361319868907
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Arnold SRC; Uljarević M; Hwang YI; Richdale AL; Trollor JN; Lawson LP, 2020, 'Brief Report: Psychometric Properties of the Patient Health Questionaire-9 (PHQ-9) in Autistic Adults', Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, vol. 50, pp. 2217 - 2225, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10803-019-03947-9
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Hwang YI; Foley KR; Trollor JN, 2020, 'Aging Well on the Autism Spectrum: An Examination of the Dominant Model of Successful Aging', Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, vol. 50, pp. 2326 - 2335, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10803-018-3596-8
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Hwang YI; Zheng L; Karystianis G; Gibbs V; Sharp K; Butler T, 2020, 'Domestic violence events involving autism: a text mining study of police records in New South Wales, 2005-2016', Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, vol. 78, pp. 101634 - 101634, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rasd.2020.101634
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Hwang YI; Arnold S; Trollor J; Uljarević M, 2020, 'Factor structure and psychometric properties of the brief Connor–Davidson Resilience Scale for adults on the autism spectrum', Autism, vol. 24, pp. 1572 - 1577, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1362361320908095
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Hwang YIJ; Albalawi O; Adily A; Hudson M; Wand H; Kariminia A; O’Driscoll C; Allnutt S; Grant L; Sara G; Ogloff J; Greenberg DM; Butler T, 2020, 'Disengagement from mental health treatment and re-offending in those with psychosis: a multi-state model of linked data', Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, vol. 55, pp. 1639 - 1648, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00127-020-01873-1
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Sonido M; Arnold S; Higgins J; Hwang YIJ, 2020, 'Autism in Later Life: What Is Known and What Is Needed?', Current Developmental Disorders Reports, vol. 7, pp. 69 - 77, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40474-020-00192-z
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Arnold SRC; Huang Y; Hwang YIJ; Richdale AL; Trollor JN; Lawson LP, 2020, '“The Single Most Important Thing That Has Happened to Me in My Life”: Development of the Impact of Diagnosis Scale—Preliminary Revision', Autism in Adulthood, vol. 2, pp. 34 - 41, http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/aut.2019.0059
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Arnold S; Foley KR; Hwang YI; Richdale AL; Uljarevic M; Lawson LP; Cai RY; Falkmer T; Falkmer M; Lennox NG; Urbanowicz A; Trollor J, 2019, 'Cohort profile: The Australian Longitudinal Study of Adults with Autism (ALSAA)', BMJ Open, vol. 9, pp. e030798, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2019-030798
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Hwang YI; Srasuebkul P; Foley KR; Arnold S; Trollor JN, 2019, 'Mortality and cause of death of Australians on the autism spectrum', Autism Research, vol. 12, pp. 806 - 815, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aur.2086
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Ee D; Hwang YIJ; Reppermund S; Srasuebkul P; Trollor JN; Foley K-R; Arnold SRC, 2019, 'Loneliness in Adults on the Autism Spectrum', Autism in Adulthood, vol. 1, pp. 182 - 193, http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/aut.2018.0038
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Albany H; Butler T; Simpson M; Kariminia A; Hwang J; Richmond R, 2019, 'Smoking beyond prison bans: the impact of prison tobacco bans on smoking among prison entrants.', Journal of Correctional Healthcare, vol. 27
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Hwang YIJ; Foley KR; Trollor JN, 2017, 'Aging well on the autism spectrum: The perspectives of autistic adults and carers', International Psychogeriatrics, vol. 29, pp. 2033 - 2046, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1041610217001521
  • Reports | 2020
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Hwang J; Simpson P; Butler T, 2020, Domestic Violence Electronic Monitoring Program evaluation: Phase 2 - feasibility evaluation report, UNSW Sydney, Sydney
  • Conference Abstracts | 2016
    Dr Jane Ye In Hwang
    Hwang J; Srasuebkul P; Foley K-R; Florio T; Lennox N; Trollor J, 2016, 'Mortality and cause of death in those with intellectual disabilities with and without autism spectrum disorder: An exploration of New South Wales state-based administrative data', in JOURNAL OF INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY RESEARCH, WILEY-BLACKWELL, Vol. 60, pp. 686 - 686, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000383462000317&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1

Awards

Grants

  1. NHMRC Ideas Grant 2021 -  Project Title: "ASCAPE: Audio App-delivered Screening for Cognition and Age-related Health in Older Prisoners"
  2. UNSW Ageing Futures Institute 2019 Seed Funding Grant - Project Title: “No Place to Grow Old” The Ageing in Gaol Research Study
  3. UNSW Ageing Futures Institute 2020 Seed Funding Grant - Project Title: The Autism ASSIST Project (Aiding and SuStaining Independence through Smart-home Technology)
  4. Australian Society for Mental Health Research (SMHR) 2019 Project Pitch for Early Career Researchers - Co-design of a visual resource to assist youth during visits to emergency departments for self-harm

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