Miss Suzanne   Nevin
Research Assistant

Miss Suzanne Nevin

Medicine & Health
Discipline of Paediatrics

Suzanne Nevin currently works as a researcher investigating psychosocial impacts of paediatric neuro-genetic disease at the Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick. She has a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) and is currently undertaking her PhD with the Collaboration on Genetic Epilepsies and Neuorgenetics Sydney Children's Hospital Network (CoGENes) and the Behavioural Sciences Unit (BSU). Her PhD is focused on enhancing current understanding and identifying the key features of the psychosocial support needs of families affected with severe neuro-developmental epilepsies, as well as developing evidence-based resources to improve psychological outcomes. 

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Miss Suzanne Nevin
    McKeon G; Palmer EE; Macintosh R; Nevin SM; Wheatley L; Rosenbaum S, 2021, 'Feasibility of a mental health informed physical activity intervention for the carers of children with developmental and epileptic encephalopathy', Epilepsy and Behavior, vol. 121, pp. 108022, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2021.108022
    Journal articles | 2021
    Miss Suzanne Nevin
    Nevin SM; Wakefield CE; Barlow-Stewart K; Mcgill BC; Bye A; Palmer EE, 2021, 'Psychosocial impact of genetic testing on parents of children with developmental and epileptic encephalopathy', DEVELOPMENTAL MEDICINE AND CHILD NEUROLOGY, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dmcn.14971
    Journal articles | 2020
    Miss Suzanne Nevin
    Nevin SM; Wakefield CE; Schilstra CE; McGill BC; Bye A; Palmer EE, 2020, 'The information needs of parents of children with early-onset epilepsy: A systematic review', Epilepsy and Behavior, vol. 112, pp. 107382 - 107382, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2020.107382
    Journal articles | 2020
    Miss Suzanne Nevin
    Nevin SM; McLoone J; Wakefield CE; Kennedy SE; McCarthy HJ, 2020, 'Genetic Testing in the Pediatric Nephrology Clinic: Understanding Families' Experiences', JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC GENETICS, http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0040-1721439
    Journal articles | 2020
    Miss Suzanne Nevin
    Gleeson M; Kentwell M; Meiser B; Do J; Nevin S; Taylor N; Barlow-Stewart K; Kirk J; James P; Scott CL; Williams R; Gamet K; Burke J; Murphy M; Antill YC; Pearn A; Pachter N; Ebzery C; Poplawski N; Friedlander M; Tucker KM, 2020, 'The development and evaluation of a nationwide training program for oncology health professionals in the provision of genetic testing for ovarian cancer patients', Gynecologic Oncology, vol. 158, pp. 431 - 439, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ygyno.2020.05.001
    Journal articles | 2017
    Miss Suzanne Nevin
    Nevin SM; Vartanian LR, 2017, 'The stigma of clean dieting and orthorexia nervosa', Journal of Eating Disorders, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40337-017-0168-9

Awards

2019 - 2023, University of New South Wales International Research Scholarship (TFS). 

2019- 2022, Luminesce Alliance - Innovation for Children's Health PhD Scholarship, funded by a grant from Paediatrio and the Office for Health and Medical Research, NSW Government. 

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