Palliative Care Research

Aoun, Rumbold, Kissane, Hogden, Cafarella, Kho. Best practice in end of life care and bereavement support: A national survey of bereaved family carers of people with MND. MND Research Institute Australia ($89,000 for one year).

Aoun S and Rumbold B. The effect of memorialisation in assisting with adjustment to grief due to bereavement. The Australasian Association for Cemeteries and Crematoria (ACCA; $40,479).

Garvey G, Girgis A, Aoun S, Wakefied C, Shahid S, Smith B. Understanding the supportive care needs of partners and caregivers of Indigenous Australian cancer survivors. Indigenous Discovery ARC Grants. ($689,924 for 4.5 years).

Kiernan M, Wray N, Talman P, Vucic S, Aoun S, Savulescu J, Rowe D. Motor Neurone Disease: Patient centred care for a progressive neurological disease- evidence driving policy. NHMRC Partnership Grant ($1.62 million for 5 years).

Aoun S, Gill F, Philips M, Cuddeford L. Trialling the Carer Support Needs Assessment Tool in Paediatric Palliative Care in Western Australia. WA department of Health ($65,460 for 1.5 years).

Toye, Hill, Moorin, Slatyer, Bryant, Aoun, Parsons. Multicentre randomised controlled trial: caregiver, patient, and system outcomes from a program supporting informal caregivers of older people discharged home from hospital. NHMRC project grant ($1,500,380 for 5 years).