F Baum

Summary

Affiliation: Flinders University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Can a regional government's social inclusion initiative contribute to the quest for health equity?
    Fran Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5100, Australia
    Health Promot Int 25:474-82. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Comprehensive primary health care under neo-liberalism in Australia
    Fran Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health Society and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 168:43-52. 2016
  3. pmc Assessing the health impact of transnational corporations: its importance and a framework
    Frances E Baum
    Southgate Institute of Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2001, Adelaide, SA, 5001, Australia
    Global Health 12:27. 2016
  4. doi request reprint New norms new policies: Did the Adelaide Thinkers in Residence scheme encourage new thinking about promoting well-being and Health in All Policies?
    Fran Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health Society and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 147:1-9. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Transnational corporations and health: a research agenda
    Frances Elaine Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity Flinders University GPO Box 2100 Adelaide South Australia 5001
    Int J Health Serv 45:353-62. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of Health in All Policies: concept, theory and application
    Fran Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health Society and Equity, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia
    Health Promot Int 29:i130-42. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Health promotion in Australian multi-disciplinary primary health care services: case studies from South Australia and the Northern Territory
    Fran Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society, and Equity and SA Community Health Research Unit, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    Health Promot Int 29:705-19. 2014
  8. pmc Health Impact Assessment in New South Wales & Health in All Policies in South Australia: differences, similarities and connections
    Toni Delany
    Southgate Institute for Health Society and Equity, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:699. 2014
  9. pmc The effectiveness of health impact assessment in influencing decision-making in Australia and New Zealand 2005-2009
    Fiona Haigh
    Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:1188. 2013
  10. pmc A qualitative study of the interactions among the psychosocial work environment and family, community and services for workers with low mental health
    Catherine R Mackenzie
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:796. 2013

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Publications43

  1. doi request reprint Can a regional government's social inclusion initiative contribute to the quest for health equity?
    Fran Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5100, Australia
    Health Promot Int 25:474-82. 2010
    ..We conclude that a social inclusion approach can be valuable in the quest to reduce inequities and that further research on innovative social policy approaches is required to examine their likely impact on health equity...
  2. doi request reprint Comprehensive primary health care under neo-liberalism in Australia
    Fran Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health Society and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 168:43-52. 2016
    ..Comprehensive PHC is much better suited to that task...
  3. pmc Assessing the health impact of transnational corporations: its importance and a framework
    Frances E Baum
    Southgate Institute of Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2001, Adelaide, SA, 5001, Australia
    Global Health 12:27. 2016
    ..Despite this, methodologies have been lacking with which to study the health equity impacts of individual corporations and thus to inform actions to mitigate or reverse negative and increase positive impacts...
  4. doi request reprint New norms new policies: Did the Adelaide Thinkers in Residence scheme encourage new thinking about promoting well-being and Health in All Policies?
    Fran Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health Society and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 147:1-9. 2015
    ..The case study offers important lessons for other jurisdictions on how to shift policy to encourage intersectoral approaches to health...
  5. doi request reprint Transnational corporations and health: a research agenda
    Frances Elaine Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity Flinders University GPO Box 2100 Adelaide South Australia 5001
    Int J Health Serv 45:353-62. 2015
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of Health in All Policies: concept, theory and application
    Fran Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health Society and Equity, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia
    Health Promot Int 29:i130-42. 2014
    ..The article concludes with an assessment of factors that have accounted for HiAP being sustained in South Australia from 2008 to 2013. ..
  7. doi request reprint Health promotion in Australian multi-disciplinary primary health care services: case studies from South Australia and the Northern Territory
    Fran Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society, and Equity and SA Community Health Research Unit, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    Health Promot Int 29:705-19. 2014
    ....
  8. pmc Health Impact Assessment in New South Wales & Health in All Policies in South Australia: differences, similarities and connections
    Toni Delany
    Southgate Institute for Health Society and Equity, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Public Health 14:699. 2014
    ..This paper compares the approaches implemented to facilitate such engagement in two Australian jurisdictions. These are Health Impact Assessment (HIA) in New South Wales (NSW) and Health in All Policies (HiAP) in South Australia (SA)...
  9. pmc The effectiveness of health impact assessment in influencing decision-making in Australia and New Zealand 2005-2009
    Fiona Haigh
    Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:1188. 2013
    ..This paper focuses on identifying whether and how HIAs changed decision-making and implementation and impacts that participants report following involvement in HIAs...
  10. pmc A qualitative study of the interactions among the psychosocial work environment and family, community and services for workers with low mental health
    Catherine R Mackenzie
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:796. 2013
    ..This study explores the interfaces among paid work, family, community and support services and their combined effects on mental health...
  11. pmc Developing a good practice model to evaluate the effectiveness of comprehensive primary health care in local communities
    Angela Lawless
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide SA 5001, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 15:99. 2014
    ..The lack of a consensus on what constitutes CPHC, and the complex and context-sensitive nature of CPHC are all barriers to evaluation...
  12. doi request reprint Vicious cycles: digital technologies and determinants of health in Australia
    Fran Baum
    Corresponding author E mail
    Health Promot Int 29:349-60. 2014
    ..The paper concludes with a consideration of actions health promoters could take to interrupt this cycle and so contribute to reducing health inequities. ..
  13. pmc Enabling pathways to health equity: developing a framework for implementing social capital in practice
    Christine Putland
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, Bedford Park, South Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:517. 2013
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  14. pmc The interplay between structure and agency in shaping the mental health consequences of job loss
    Julia Anaf
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, Room 248 Health Sciences Building, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA, 5001, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:110. 2013
    ..Our research explores the consequences of job loss for retrenched workers' mental health by examining the interplay between their agency and the structures shaping their job loss experiences...
  15. pmc The experience of community health workers training in Iran: a qualitative study
    Sara Javanparast
    South Australian Community Health Research Unit SACHRU, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:291. 2012
    ..This study aimed to analyse the CHW training process in Iran and how different components of training have impacted on CHW performance and satisfaction...
  16. pmc The potential for multi-disciplinary primary health care services to take action on the social determinants of health: actions and constraints
    Frances E Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society, and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:460. 2013
    ..We report on interview data from an empirical study of primary health care centres in Adelaide and Alice Springs, Australia...
  17. doi request reprint "Never mind the logic, give me the numbers": former Australian health ministers' perspectives on the social determinants of health
    Frances E Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 87:138-46. 2013
    ..There have been instances of Australian health policy which addressed the SDH over the past twenty five years but they are rare and the windows of opportunity that made them possible did not stay open for long...
  18. ncbi request reprint Community development--improving patient safety by enhancing the use of health services
    Fran Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 41:424-8. 2012
    ..We examined how community development in primary healthcare services may improve patient safety by involving people in activities that lead to their enhanced use of services...
  19. pmc Is peer review useful in assessing research proposals in Indigenous health? A case study
    Jackie Street
    Department of Public Health, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, Discipline of Public Health, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Health Res Policy Syst 7:2. 2009
    ....
  20. pmc Aboriginal premature mortality within South Australia 1999-2006: a cross-sectional analysis of small area results
    David Banham
    Research and Ethics Policy, SA Health, 11 Hindmarsh Square, Adelaide, SA, 5000, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:286. 2011
    ..This paper initially describes premature mortality by Aboriginality in South Australia during 1999 to 2006. It then examines how these outcomes vary across area level socio-economic disadvantage and geographic remoteness...
  21. pmc From causes to solutions--insights from lay knowledge about health inequalities
    Christine Putland
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, Bedford Park, South Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:67. 2011
    ..The findings are variable, however, in terms of an emphasis on structure versus individual agency and the relationship between being 'at risk' and acceptance of social/structural explanations...
  22. pmc Non-response to a life course socioeconomic position indicator in surveillance: comparison of telephone and face-to-face modes
    Catherine R Chittleborough
    Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, Level 9, 10 Pulteney Street, Mail Drop 207, University of Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:54. 2008
    ..This study compared recall of parents' highest level of education in telephone and face-to-face surveys...
  23. ncbi request reprint 'Opportunity structures': urban landscape, social capital and health promotion in Australia
    Fran Baum
    Department of Public Health, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia, Australia
    Health Promot Int 17:351-61. 2002
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  24. doi request reprint Ottawa 25 years on: a more radical agenda for health equity is still required
    Frances Elaine Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, 5001 SA, Australia
    Health Promot Int 26:ii253-7. 2011
    ..Civil society groups such as the People's Health Movement have a central role to play in monitoring the impacts of TNCs...
  25. ncbi request reprint Overcoming barriers to improved research on the social determinants of health
    Fran Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health Society and Equity, South Australian Community Health Research Unit, Flinders University, South Australia
    MEDICC Rev 12:36-8. 2010
    ..The paper concludes with suggestions for changing research funding and assessment systems to overcome these barriers...
  26. pmc Epidemiology of participation: an Australian community study
    F E Baum
    Department of Public Health, Flinders University of South Australia, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide SA 5001, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 54:414-23. 2000
    ..To contribute to policy debates on community participation, social capital and health using these empirical data...
  27. ncbi request reprint Public health
    Fran E Baum
    Department of Public Health, Flinders University, Adelaide, SA 5000
    Med J Aust 176:36. 2002
  28. pmc Health and greening the city; setting for health promotion
    F Baum
    South Australian Community Health Research Unit Department of Public Health, Flinders University, GPO 2100 Adelaide, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 56:897-8. 2002
  29. pmc Wealth and health: the need for more strategic public health research
    Fran Baum
    Department of Public Health, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:542-5. 2005
    ..Policy research to underpin policies designed to reduce inequities in wealth distribution should be intensified...
  30. ncbi request reprint What makes for sustainable Healthy Cities initiatives?--A review of the evidence from Noarlunga, Australia after 18 years
    Fran Baum
    Department of Public Health, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    Health Promot Int 21:259-65. 2006
    ..These sustainability factors are likely to be relevant to a range of complex, community-based initiatives...
  31. pmc Participatory action research
    Fran Baum
    Department of Public Health, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:854-7. 2006
    ..This glossary aims to clarify some of the key concepts associated with participatory action research...
  32. ncbi request reprint Building healthy and equitable societies: what Australia can contribute to and learn from the Commission on Social Determinants of Health
    Fran Baum
    Department of Public Health, Flinders University, South Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 17:174-9. 2006
    ..It is also critical that Australian practitioners engage with the Commission's different actors and stakeholders, particularly knowledge networks, to derive important policy lessons from the knowledge generated by the Commission...
  33. ncbi request reprint Cracking the nut of health equity: top down and bottom up pressure for action on the social determinants of health
    Fran Baum
    Department of Public Health, Flinders University, Australia
    Promot Educ 14:90-5. 2007
    ..A case study of the poor health status of the Aboriginal peoples in Australia is used to illustrate the importance of social capital...
  34. doi request reprint Do perceived neighbourhood cohesion and safety contribute to neighbourhood differences in health?
    Fran E Baum
    Southgate Institute of Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, Level 2 Health Sciences Building, North Ridge Precinct, Registry Road, Bedford Park, South Australia 5042, Australia
    Health Place 15:925-34. 2009
    ..Interviews explored perceptions of cohesion and safety and found that they were intricately related and varied between the areas. The implications of the findings for understanding locational differences in health are discussed...
  35. doi request reprint Social vaccines to resist and change unhealthy social and economic structures: a useful metaphor for health promotion
    Fran Baum
    Southgate Institute for Health, Society and Equity, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, Australia
    Health Promot Int 24:428-33. 2009
    ..The vaccine metaphor should be helpful in arguing for increased action on the social determinants of health...
  36. pmc Changes not for the fainthearted: reorienting health care systems toward health equity through action on the social determinants of health
    Fran E Baum
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    Am J Public Health 99:1967-74. 2009
    ..The sector must also strengthen its role in working with other sectors of government to act collectively on the deep-rooted causes of poor and inequitable health...
  37. ncbi request reprint Health promoting hospitals: a typology of different organizational approaches to health promotion
    A Johnson
    Department of Public Health, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
    Health Promot Int 16:281-7. 2001
    ..The paper concludes that more evaluative research of this type will be important if the rhetoric of healthy settings is to become a reality...
  38. doi request reprint Missing data on retrospective recall of early-life socio-economic position in surveillance systems: an additional disadvantage?
    C R Chittleborough
    Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Public Health 122:1152-66. 2008
    ..This study examined differences in recall of indicators of early-life SEP between different socio-economic groups...
  39. ncbi request reprint Building an evidence base for community health: a review of the quality of program evaluations
    Gwyn M Jolley
    South Australian Community Health Research Unit, Department of Public Health, Flinders University, G Block FMC Flats, Flinders Drive, Bedford Park, Adelaide, SA 5042, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 31:603-10. 2007
    ..The current lack of evidence for community health reflects failure of the system to invest in research and evaluation that is adequately resourced and designed for complex community settings...
  40. ncbi request reprint Neighbourhood life and social capital: the implications for health
    Anna M Ziersch
    Department of Public Health, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide SA 5000, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 60:71-86. 2005
    ..The paper concludes that there is a need for more complex measures of social capital and that socio-economic factors are of relatively greater importance in determining health...
  41. ncbi request reprint The power of place: space and time in women's and community health centres in South Australia
    M Warin
    Department of Anthropology, University of Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 50:1863-75. 2000
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Coping with health care reform
    H van Eyk
    Department of Public Health, Flinders University, South Australia
    Aust Health Rev 24:202-6. 2001
    ..An action research approach can be used by researchers to help managers and staff understanding the context in which reform is happening, and thus give support to organisational learning...
  43. pmc Monitoring inequities in self-rated health over the life course in population surveillance systems
    Catherine R Chittleborough
    Discipline of Public Health, School of Population Health and Clinical Practice, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia
    Am J Public Health 99:680-9. 2009
    ..To investigate the effect of social mobility and to assess the use of socioeconomic indicators in monitoring health inequities over time, we examined the association of self-rated health with socioeconomic position over the life course...