Dr Jannine Bailey


Adjunct Fellow


Dr Jannine Bailey is an adjunct fellow at Western Sydney University. Her early research was in enteric microbiology and antibiotic resistance. Since 2013 she has been involved in public health and health services research, with particular focus on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and broader rural health issues, including health workforce and health service delivery in rural communities. She has expertise in quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods research.

Jannine also has a strong interest in rural research capacity building both within the health system and in the community. She is a member of the steering committee of the Western NSW Health Research Network (WHRN), and works collaboratively with other local researchers in running the Bathurst Research Appreciation Group (BRAG).

Research Interests

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health
  • Rural health workforce
  • Rural health service delivery
  • Chronic care and the patient experience in regional areas
  • Cancer screening participation in regional areas


  • Public Health Association of Australia
  • Australian Society for Microbiology
  • Western NSW Health Research Network
  • Australian Association for Gerentology
  • TUFH (Towards Unity for Health) Network

Qualifications and Recognition

  • PhD University of Sydney
  • BSc(Hons) Western Sydney University
  • BSc(BiomedSc) Western Sydney University, Hawkesbury

Research and Publications

Contact Details

Telephone+61 2 9685 9935 | +61 4 58 024 466
LocationOff Campus