Linda Slack-Smith

Professor, BSc W.Aust., GradDipMedTech MSc Curtin, PhD W.Aust.

  • The University of Western Australia (M512), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 737 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
19982019
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Personal profile

Biography

Linda Slack-Smith is a Professor in the School of Dentistry, Faculty of Health and Medical Science, at the University of Western Australia. With her research collaborators and team she has undertaken a substantial research program investigating social public health issues, oral health issues in disadvantaged groups and Indigenous health. She has been a chief investigator on over $5.3 million dollars of competitive grants and has over 122 citations in Scopus.

Research

Oral Health and Dental Services
Geriatric Oral Health
Child Health
Social Determinants of Health

Keywords

  • Child oral health
  • Epidemiology
  • Dental care in disadvantaged groups
  • Dental services research
  • Oral cancer
  • Oral health
  • Dental education
  • Qualitative research
  • Smoking
  • Indigenous health
  • Child health/care

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Projects 1999 2019

Research Output 1998 2018

An investigation into the epidemiology and aetiology of Morton's neuroma

Naraghi, R. N., 2018, (Unpublished)

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

File
Epidemiology
Ankle
Nerve Compression Syndromes
Posture
Foot

Building oral health capacity in a women's health service

Durey, A., Lee, S. K., Adebayo, B. & Slack-Smith, L., 17 Jul 2018, In : Australian Journal of Primary Health. 24, 5, p. 417-421

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Women's Health Services
Oral Health
Tooth
Domestic Violence
Health Resources
Oral Health
Mental Health
Mental Disorders
Delivery of Health Care
Western Australia
1 Citations

Plantar Pressure Measurements and Geometric Analysis of Patients With and Without Morton’s Neuroma

Naraghi, R., Slack-Smith, L. & Bryant, A., 1 Jul 2018, In : Foot and Ankle International. 39, 1, p. 829-835

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pressure
Metatarsal Bones
Foot
Morton Neuroma
Osteotomy
Western Australia
Oral Health
Mental Disorders
Tooth
Mental Health