Associate Professor Kumara Mendis

Associate Professor Kumara Mendis

Conjoint Associate Professor,
School of Medicine

Biography

Qualifications

  • DMED University of Colombo
  • MSc Erasmus University
  • MBBS University of Colombo

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • School of Medicine

Contact

Email: K.Mendis@westernsydney.edu.au
Phone: (02) 9685 9973
Mobile:
Location: 2
Off Campus

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Publications

Journal Articles

  • Bailey, J., Davies, C., McCrossin, T., Kiernan, M., Skinner, R., Steinbeck, K. and Mendis, K. (2018), 'Fit4YAMs : structuring a lifestyle intervention for rural overweight and obese young adult males using participatory design', Journal of Adolescent Health, vol 62, no 3 , pp 65 - 71.
  • Mendis, K., Bailey, J. and McLean, R. (2015), 'Tracking Australian health and medical research expenditure with a PubMed bibliometric method', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol 39, no 3 , pp 227 - 231.
  • Wong, K., Brown, A., Luscombe, G., Wong, S. and Mendis, K. (2015), 'Antibiotic use for Vibrio infections : important insights from surveillance data', BMC Infectious Diseases, vol 15, no 1 .
  • Bailey, J., Mendis, K., Dutton, T., Stevens, W. and McCrossin, T. (2015), 'A decade of Rural Clinical School research : a PubMed review', Rural and Remote Health, vol 15, no 4 .
  • Mendis, K., Greenhill, J., Walker, J., Bailey, J., Croft, A., Doyle, Z., McCrossin, T. and Stevens, W. (2015), '2014 Rural Clinical School Training and Support Program Snapshot survey', Rural and Remote Health, vol 15, no 4 .
  • Mendis, K., Edwards, T., Stevens, W. and McCrossin, T. (2014), 'Bibliometric analysis on Australian rural health publications from 2006 to 2012', Australian Journal of Rural Health, vol 22, no 4 , pp 189 - 196.
  • Mendis, K., Forster, T., Paxton, K., Hyland, K., Yelverton, J., McLean, R., Canalese, J., Brown, A. and Steinbeck, K. (2014), 'Large and forgotten in rural Australia : assessment, attitudes and possible approaches to losing weight in young adult males', BMC Public Health, vol 14, no 1 .

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