Maternity and Women's Health

Research Project Title Investigators Brief Project Description ISLHD Sites/Departments [External organisations]
Infection in pregnancy Amanda Lazzaro Infection in pregnancy - knowledge, attitudes and behaviours in pregnant women. Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Wollongong Hospital; [Royal Hospital for Women]
Milky Way breastfeeding program translation Shahla Meedya Translating the Milky Way breastfeeding program into a smart device application. Maternity and Women’s Health, Wollongong Hospital, Shoalhaven District Memorial Hospital
Gluteus medis muscle activation and lumpopelvic pain in pregnancy Theresa Larkin Associations between gluteus medis muscle activation and strength, and lumbopelvic pain during pregnancy. Antenatal Clinics, Wollongong Hospital
Feeding Your Infant: the introduction of solids for preterm infants Jane Cleary, Sayne Dalton, Alexandra Harman, Ian Wright This study compared the age of first solid foods in a cohort of preterm infants with term infants and identified factors influencing timing of solid food introduction. Paediatric Services, Neonatal Services, Maternity and Women’s Health, Nutrition and Dietetics