Professor Eleanor Holroyd

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Professor

Email: eleanor.holroyd@aut.ac.nz

ORCID: ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2993-8823

Academic appointments:

  • Professor of Nursing Research, Auckland University of Technology (2016 - ongoing)
  • Professor 2006 to 2016), Head of Nursing( 2006- 2011), RMIT University (2006 - 2016)
  • Associate Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (1992 - 2006)
  • Head of Nursing( 2006 to 2012) , Professor of Nursing, RMIT University (2006 - 2016)

Qualifications:

  • PhD Medical Anthropology, The University of Hong Kong
  • Masters of Health Sciences( Nursing), Curtin University of Technology
  • Graduate Diploma of Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology
  • Bachelor of Nursing, Curtin Univeristy
  • Diploma In Nurisng, Auckland Institute of Technology

Overview:

Eleanor Holroyd is a professor of nursing at AUT (, 2016), on a fractional appointment of 0.8 She has a formalised mentorship role at AUT in supporting nursing research with designated early and mid-career staff. She was previously at RMIT, Melbourne as research professor and head of nursing( 2006 to 2016).

She is a nurse/ anthropologist researcher in the area of international migrant health, with a sub theme on sexual health and marginalised women’s. Her research platform draws on human rights based and social determinate approaches to migrant health risks, behaviour and access to services conducted. Using socio ecological models and cultural models that bridge lay health professional interactions, enabling migrant women to exercise social agency has been central her research platform. All her research has been conducted with multi-disciplinary teams in Hong Kong, China, Singapore, Australia, and now draws on research teams in Africa and New Zealand. She uses ethnography, co-design and case study to contribute research outputs using a varity of in- depth qualitative, and mixed methodologies.
Evidence of her scholarship over her 30 year career includes over 110 peer reviewed publications all with international co-authors, plus edited books, 10 keynote speeches, and 150 conferences presentations Her current H factor is 21 (scopus), 30 ( google scholar) Evidence of the impact of her mentorship role is seen in authorships comprising of international PhD students in and early career staff predominately in both China and in developing contexts which has large scale social impact . She has had 14 successful PhD completions, and 22 master’s completions to date in both Asia (HK and Singapore) and Australia with eight current PhD/Doctoral students locally and internationally.

She has had a number of invited keynote speeches both in Asia and in Australia highlighting her research with marginalised populations and health service utilisation barriers with a focus on addressing health inequity.
Her post graduate teaching is in the area of qualitative research methods

She holds three current honorary research professoriate positions: Global and Pubic Health, The University of Melbourne (ranked 32), School of Public Health, CUHK (ranked 38) and Alice Lee School of Nursing, National University of Singapore (ranked 28).She is a visiting scholar at the Prince of Songtha University, Thailand. She was until June, 2019, professor of nursing capacity development at Aga Khan University, East Africa
At AUT's she is on the Gender and Diversity Executive Research Committee, and was appointed as a Lead Researcher within a mentorship role in July 2016.

She is on the Editorial board of three journals, including BMC Health and Human Rights, Qualitative Research and Global health and regularly reviews for seven other high ranking journals in keeping with her research expertise platform.

Research outputs:

Featured research outputs

  • Li, H., Wei, C., Tucker, J., Kang, D., Liao, M., Holroyd, E., . . . Ma, W. (2017). Barriers and facilitators of linkage to HIV care among HIV-infected young Chinese men who have sex with men: A qualitative study. BMC Health Services Research, 17. doi:10.1186/s12913-017-2158-7

  • Assaf, G. N., Holroyd, E., & Lopez, V. (2017). Isolation and prayer as means of solace for Arab women with breast cancer: An in-depth interview study. Psycho-Oncology, 26(11). doi:10.1002/pon.4402

  • Wong, W. C. W., Cheng, S., Holroyd, E., Chen, J., Loper, K. A., Tran, L., & Miu, H. Y. H. (2016). A lost tribe in the city: Health status and needs of African asylum seekers and refugees in Hong Kong. International Journal for Equity in Health, 15. doi:10.1186/s12939-016-0451-4

Journal articles

  • Montayre, J., Neville, S., Wright-St Clair, V., Holroyd, E., & Adams, J. (2019). Older Filipino immigrants' re-configuration of traditional filial expectations: A focus ethnographic study. Contemporary Nurse. doi:10.1080/10376178.2019.1640621

  • Kanengoni, B., Andajani-Sutjahjo, S., & Holroyd, E. (2019). Women's experiences of disrespectful and abusive maternal health care in a low resource rural setting in eastern Zimbabwe. Midwifery, 76, 125-131. doi:10.1016/j.midw.2019.06.003

  • Msoka, A. C., Pallangyo, E. S., Brownie, S., & Holroyd, E. (2019). My husband will love me more if I give birth to more children: Rural women's perceptions and beliefs on family planning services utilization in a low resource setting. International Journal of Africa Nursing Sciences, 10, 152-158. doi:10.1016/j.ijans.2019.04.005

  • Wong, W. C. -W., Yuen, W. W. -Y., Tang, C. S. -K., Holroyd, E., & Fong, D. Y. -T. (2019). Evaluation and mechanism analysis of HIV prevention programme using resilience framework among female sex workers: A randomised controlled trial. Preventive Medicine Reports, 13, 229-237. doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2018.12.007

  • Montayre, J., De-Arth, J., Shrestha‐Ranjit, J., Neville, S., & Holroyd, E. (2019). Challenges and adjustments in maintaining health and well‐being of older Asian immigrants in New Zealand: An integrative review. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 38(3), 154-172. doi:10.1111/ajag.12616

  • Al Zaabi, O., Heffernan, M., Holroyd, E., & Jackson, M. (2019). Islamic parents’ attitudes and beliefs towards school-based sexual and reproductive health education programmes in Oman. Journal of Sex Education, 19(5), 534-550. doi:10.1080/14681811.2018.1553708

  • Li, W., Kung, K., Li, Z., Hui, C., Holroyd, E., & Wong, W. C. W. (2019). Quitting smoking in Mainland China: A new role for hospital-based nurses. Holistic Nursing Practice, 33(1), 45-51. doi:10.1097/HNP.0000000000000303

  • Montayre, J., Neville, S., Wright-St Clair, V., Holroyd, E., & Adams, J. (2019). Late‐life living and care arrangements of older Filipino‐New Zealanders. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 28(3-4), 480-488. doi:10.1111/jocn.14625

  • Kelly, R., Wright-St Clair, V., & Holroyd, E. (2018). Patients’ experiences of nurses’ heartfelt hospitality as caring: A qualitative approach. Journal of Clinical Nursing, Special Issue Fundamental Care - Methodologies, Metrics, and Mobilisation. doi:10.1111/jocn.14701

  • Tay Swee Cheng, R., Klainin-Yobas, P., Holroyd, E., & Lopez, V. (2018). A "Journey to regain life" after joint replacement surgery: A qualitative descriptive study. Applied Nursing Research, 41, 5-10. doi:10.1016/j.apnr.2018.03.002

  • Mathias, V. A., Holroyd, E., & Edwards, G. (2018). Tanzanian mothers' cultural beliefs and misinformation regarding the reasons for their cesarean sections. International Journal of Childbirth, 8(3), 189-197. doi:10.1891/2156-5287.8.3.189

  • Tan, C. C. L., Cheng, K. K. F., Sum, C. F., Shew, J. S. H., Holroyd, E., & Wang, W. (2018). Perceptions of diabetes self-care management among older Singaporeans with type 2 diabetes: A qualitative study. Journal of Nursing Research, 26(4), 242-249. doi:10.1097/jnr.0000000000000226

  • Agnes, C. M., & Eleanor, H. (2018). Childrens perspectives of their psychosocial well-being in Tanzanian orphanages. International Journal of Nursing and Midwifery, 10(5). doi:10.5897/IJNM2017.0292

  • Kampblijambi, J. K., Montayre, J., Saravanakumar, P., & Holroyd, E. (2018). Losing blood and saving lives: Recognising the problems and impacts. Midwifery, 67, 18-25. doi:10.1016/j.midw.2018.08.012

  • Kanengoni, B., Andajani-Sutjahjo, S., & Holroyd, E. (2018). Setting the stage: Reviewing current knowledge on the health of New Zealand immigrants-an integrative review. PeerJ, 2018(8), 1-20. doi:10.7717/peerj.5184

  • Swee Cheng, T., Klainin-Yobas, P., Holroyd, E., & Lopez, V. (2018). Corrigendum to “A “journey to regain life” after joint replacement surgery: A qualitative descriptive study” [Applied Nursing Research 41C (2018) 5–10] (Applied Nursing Research (2018) 41 (5–10), (S0897189717305396) (10.1016/j.apnr.2018.03.002)). Applied Nursing Research, 43. doi:10.1016/j.apnr.2018.08.002

  • Wu, L. T., Wang, W., Holroyd, E., Lopez, V., & Liaw, S. Y. (2018). Factors deterring dentistry, medical, pharmacy, and social science undergraduates from pursuing nursing as a healthcare career: A cross-sectional study in an Asian university. BMC Medical Education, 18(23). doi:10.1186/s12909-018-1118-1

  • Montayre, J., Montayre, J., & Holroyd, E. (2017). The global Filipino nurse: An integrative review of Filipino nurses' work experiences.. Journal of Nursing Management, Early View. doi:10.1111/jonm.12552

  • Montayre, J., Neville, S., & Holroyd, E. (2017). Moving backwards, moving forward: The experiences of older Filipino migrants adjusting to life in New Zealand. International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being, 12(1). doi:10.1080/17482631.2017.1347011

  • Ramsay, S. C., Montayre, J., Egli, V., & Holroyd, E. (2017). Migrant caregiving for family members with mild cognitive impairment: An ethnographic study. Contemporary Nurse, 53(3). doi:10.1080/10376178.2017.1346480

  • Kamblijambi, J. K., & Holroyd, E. (2017). Papua New Guinea midwives perspectives of the effect of a targeted village birth attendant education program. Midwifery, 52. doi:10.1016/j.midw.2017.04.007

  • David, A., Holroyd, E., Jackson, M., & Cleary, S. (2017). 'Being in the know': Nurses' perspectives on the role of 'end-of-shift' verbal handover. International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 15(2). doi:10.1097/XEB.0000000000000102

  • Li, H., Wei, C., Tucker, J., Kang, D., Liao, M., Holroyd, E., . . . Ma, W. (2017). Barriers and facilitators of linkage to HIV care among HIV-infected young Chinese men who have sex with men: A qualitative study. BMC Health Services Research, 17. doi:10.1186/s12913-017-2158-7

  • Assaf, G. N., Holroyd, E., & Lopez, V. (2017). Isolation and prayer as means of solace for Arab women with breast cancer: An in-depth interview study. Psycho-Oncology, 26(11). doi:10.1002/pon.4402

  • Wong, W. C. W., Cheung, S., Miu, H. Y. H., Chen, J., Loper, K. A., & Holroyd, E. (2017). Mental health of African asylum-seekers and refugees in Hong Kong: Using the social determinants of health framework. BMC Public Health, 17. doi:10.1186/s12889-016-3953-5

  • Li, H., Tucker, J., Holroyd, E., Zhang, J., & Jiang, B. (2016). Suicidal Ideation, Resilience, and Healthcare Implications for Newly Diagnosed HIV-Positive Men Who Have Sex with Men in China: A Qualitative Study. Archives of Sexual Behavior. doi:10.1007/s10508-016-0894-0

  • Turner, P. W. D., & Holroyd, E. (2016). Holism in Osteopathy – Bridging the gap between concept and practice: A grounded theory study. International Journal of Osteopathic Medicine. doi:10.1016/j.ijosm.2016.05.002

  • Holroyd, E., Alqshtani, M., & L, J. (2016). Organisational barriers to effective pain management amongst oncology nurses in Saudi Arabia. Journal of Hospital Administration, 5(1). Retrieved from http://www.sciedu.ca/journal/index.php/jha/article/view/5997

  • Liaw, S. Y., Wu, L. T., Holroyd, E., Wang, W., Lopez, V., Lim, S., & Chow, Y. L. (2016). Why not nursing? Factors influencing healthcare career choice among Singaporean students. International Nursing Review. doi:10.1111/inr.12312

  • Wong, W. C. W., Cheng, S., Holroyd, E., Chen, J., Loper, K. A., Tran, L., & Miu, H. Y. H. (2016). A lost tribe in the city: Health status and needs of African asylum seekers and refugees in Hong Kong. International Journal for Equity in Health, 15. doi:10.1186/s12939-016-0451-4

  • Li, H., Li, X., Tso, L. S., Qiao, S., Holroyd, E., Zhou, Y., & Shen, Z. (2016). HIV-negative children’s experiences and opinions towards parental HIV disclosure: A qualitative study in China. Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies, 11(2). doi:10.1080/17450128.2016.1159771

  • Yuen, W. W. -Y., Tran, L., Wong, C. K. -H., Holroyd, E., Tang, C. S. -K., & Wong, W. C. -W. (2016). Psychological health and HIV transmission among female sex workers: A systematic review and meta-analysis. AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV, 28(7). doi:10.1080/09540121.2016.1139038

  • Li, H., lau, J., & Holroyd, E. (2015). Unmet Health Service Needs
    of Newly Diagnosed HIV-Pos
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    Men in China: Results from An
    Ethnography. our alf AIDS Clinical research and Sexually Transmitted Diseases. doi:10.1016/j.ijosm.2016.05.002

  • Li, H., Holroyd, E., Li, X., & Lau, J. (2015). A qualitative analysis of barriers to accessing HIV/AIDS-related services among newly diagnosed HIV-positive men who have sex with men in China. International Journal of STD and AIDS, 26(1), 13-19. doi:10.1177/0956462414528309

  • Yuen, W. W. -Y., Wong, W. C. -W., Tang, C. S. -K., Holroyd, E., Tiwari, A. F. -Y., Fong, D. Y. -T., & Chin, W. Y. (2015). Promoting resilience for HIV prevention in female sex workers in Hong Kong: A randomised controlled trial. The Lancet-CAMS Health Summit Abstracts booklet, 386 S1. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00602-9

  • Kep, J. K., & Holroyd, E. (2015). Back to the roots: A mirror for making a difference in rural-remote midwifery practice in Papua New Guinea. WOMEN AND BIRTH, 28(1), S21. doi:10.1016/j.wombi.2015.07.075

  • Li, H., Holroyd, E., Lau, J., & Li, X. (2015). Stigma, Subsistence, Intimacy, Face, Filial Piety, and Mental Health Problems Among Newly HIV-Diagnosed Men Who Have Sex With Men in China. Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, 26(4), 454-463. doi:10.1016/j.jana.2015.02.004

  • Khong, P. C. B., Hoi, S. Y., Holroyd, E., & Wang, W. (2015). Nurses' clinical decision making on adopting a wound clinical decision support system. CIN - Computers Informatics Nursing, 33(7), 295-305. doi:10.1097/CIN.0000000000000164

  • Haochu, L., Holroyd, E., & Lau, J. (2015). Exploring unprotected anal intercourse among newly diagnosed HIV positive men who have sex with men in China: An ethnographic study. PLOS ONE, 10(10). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0140555

  • Khong, P. C. B., Holroyd, E., & Wang, W. (2015). A critical review of the theoretical frameworks and the conceptual factors in the adoption of clinical decision support systems. CIN - Computers Informatics Nursing, 33(12), 555-570. doi:10.1097/CIN.0000000000000196

  • Heffernan, M. E. O. A. M., & Holroyd, E. (2014). NAIVETY AND LANGUAGE, NOT CULTURE! NEW APPROACHES FOR CANCER PREVENTION THROUGH HPV VACCINATION AMONG CULTURALLY AND LINGUISTICALLY DIVERSE POPULATION GROUPS. ASIA-PACIFIC JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, 10, 19. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

  • Wong, W. C. W., Ho, P. S. Y., Liang, J., Holroyd, E. A., Lam, C. L. K., & Pau, A. M. Y. (2014). Road to better health and integration: A Delphi study on health service models for Hong Kong migrants. International Journal for Equity in Health, 13. doi:10.1186/s12939-014-0127-x

  • Stewart, O., Yamarat, K., Neeser, K. J., Lertmaharit, S., & Holroyd, E. (2014). Buddhist religious practices and blood pressure among elderly in rural Uttaradit province, northern Thailand. Nursing and Health Sciences, 16(1). doi:10.1111/nhs.12075

  • Yuen, W. W. Y., Wong, W. C. W., Holroyd, E., & Tang, C. S. K. (2014). Resilience in work-related stress among female sex workers in Hong Kong. Qualitative Health Research, 24(9). doi:10.1177/1049732314544968

  • Kep, J. K., Holroyd, E., & Jones, L. (2013). Papua New Guinea midwives transferring birthing knowledge and skills to village birth attendants and village child health volunteers. WOMEN AND BIRTH, 26(1), S10. doi:10.1016/j.wombi.2013.08.249

  • Kerrison, J., Jones, L., & Holroyd, E. (2013). The art and science of caring for pregnant teenagers in southern Tasmania. WOMEN AND BIRTH, 26(1), S10. doi:10.1016/j.wombi.2013.08.250

  • Yuen, W. W. Y., Wong, W. C. W., Tang, C. S. K., Holroyd, E., Tiwari, A. F. Y., Fong, D. Y. T., & Chin, W. Y. (2013). Evaluating the effectiveness of personal resilience and enrichment programme (PREP) for HIV prevention among female sex workers: A randomised controlled trial. BMC Public Health, 13(1). doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-683

  • Yu, C., Holroyd, E., Cheng, Y., & Fai Lau, J. T. (2013). Institutional incentives for altruism: Gifting blood in China. BMC Public Health, 13(1). doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-524

  • Fong, T., Holroyd, E. A., & Wong, W. C. W. (2013). Dangerous women of Hong Kong? Media construction of stigma in female sex workers. Journal of Behavioral Health, 2(1). doi:10.5455/jbh.20120607063411

  • Ong, J., Wong, W., Lee, A., Holroyd, E., & Huang, S. Y. (2013). Sexual activity and adolescent health risk behaviours amongst high school students in three ethnic Chinese urban populations. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 22(23-24), 3270-3279. doi:10.1111/jocn.12267

  • Thwala, S. B. P., Holroyd, E., & Jones, L. K. (2012). Health belief dualism in the postnatal practices of rural Swazi women: An ethnographic account. Women and Birth, 25(4). doi:10.1016/j.wombi.2011.10.006

  • Thalal, S., Jones, L., & Holroyd, E. (2012). An ethnographic account of the beliefs, values, and experiences of rural Swazi women during childbirth. Evidence Based Midwifery. Retrieved from https://www.rcm.org.uk/

  • Lau, J. T. F., Cheng, Y., Gu, J., Zhou, R., Yu, C., Holroyd, E., & Yeung, N. C. Y. (2012). Suicides in a mega-size factory in China: Poor mental health among young migrant workers in China. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 69(7), 526. doi:10.1136/oemed-2011-100593

  • Lau, J. T. F., Gu, J., Tsui, H. Y., Chen, H., Holroyd, E., Wang, R., & Hu, X. (2012). Prevalence and associated factors of condom use during commercial sex by female sex workers who were or were not injecting drug users in China. Sexual Health, 9(4). doi:10.1071/SH11108

  • Suen, L. K. -P., Lau, Y. -K., Ma, H. C., Lai, K. -W., & Holroyd, E. (2012). Predictive value of auricular diagnosis on coronary heart disease. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2012. doi:10.1155/2012/706249

  • Ngai, F. -W., Chan, S. W. -C., & Holroyd, E. (2012). Maternal coping during early motherhood among first-time Chinese mothers. Journal of Health Psychology, 17(2). doi:10.1177/1359105311415728

  • Chen, S. L., Holroyd, E., & Jones, L. (2012). To have or not have a child in contemporary Taiwan? Motherhood decision making.. Australian nursing journal (July 1993), 19(11), 41.

  • Ngai, F. W., Chan, S. W., & Holroyd, E. (2011). Chinese primiparous women's experiences of early motherhood: Factors affecting maternal role competence. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 20(9-10), 1481-1489. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2702.2010.03415.x

  • Holroyd, E., Lopez, V., & Chan, S. W. C. (2011). Negotiating "Doing the month": An ethnographic study examining the postnatal practices of two generations of Chinese women. Nursing and Health Sciences, 13(1), 47-52. doi:10.1111/j.1442-2018.2011.00575.x

  • Thwala, S. B. P., Jones, L. K., & Holroyd, E. (2011). Swaziland rural maternal care: Ethnography of the interface of custom and biomedicine. International Journal of Nursing Practice, 17(1), 93-101. doi:10.1111/j.1440-172X.2010.01911.x

  • Wong, W. C. W., Holroyd, E. A., Lee, A., Wong, J. C. P., & Leung, P. W. S. (2011). Involving the hard to reach: Developing and evaluating a sexual health programme for early school leavers in Hong Kong. Sex Education, 11(1), 77-97. doi:10.1080/14681811.2011.538153

  • Holroyd, E., Twinn, S., & Yim, I. W. (2011). Chinese women's perception of effectiveness of antenatal education. British Journal of Midwifery, 19(2), 92-98. doi:10.12968/bjom.2011.19.2.92

  • Wong, W. C. W., Holroyd, E., & Bingham, A. (2011). Stigma and sex work from the perspective of female sex workers in Hong Kong. Sociology of Health and Illness, 33(1), 50-65. doi:10.1111/j.1467-9566.2010.01276.x

  • Li, H., Lau, J. T. F., Holroyd, E., & Yi, H. (2010). Sociocultural facilitators and barriers to condom use during anal sex among men who have sex with men in Guangzhou, China: An ethnographic study. AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV, 22(12), 1481-1486. doi:10.1080/09540121.2010.482121

  • Li, H., Holroyd, E., & Lau, J. T. F. (2010). Negotiating homosexual identities: The experiences of men who have sex with men in Guangzhou. Culture, Health and Sexuality, 12(4), 401-414. doi:10.1080/13691050903551721

  • Lee, L. Y. K., & Holroyd, E. (2009). Evaluating the effect of childbirth education class: A mixed-method study. International Nursing Review, 56(3), 361-368. doi:10.1111/j.1466-7657.2008.00701.x

  • Holroyd, E. A., Wong, W. C. W., Lee, A., Wong, S. Y. S., Wong, J., & Leung, P. W. S. (2009). The gender implications of sexual health education needs among Chinese early school leavers. Hong Kong Practitioner, 31(3), 120-127.

  • Wong, W. C. W., Holroyd, E., Chan, E. Y., Griffiths, S., & Bingham, A. (2008). "One country, two systems": Sociopolitical implications for female migrant sex workers in Hong Kong. BMC International Health and Human Rights, 8. doi:10.1186/1472-698X-8-13

  • Holroyd, E., Zhang, A. L., Suen, L. K. P., & Xue, C. C. L. (2008). Beliefs and attitudes towards complementary medicine among registered nurses in Hong Kong. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 45(11), 1660-1666. doi:10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2008.04.003

  • Holroyd, E. A., Wong, W. C. W., Ann Gray, S., & Ling, D. C. (2008). Environmental health and safety of Chinese sex workers: A cross-sectional study. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 45(6), 932-941. doi:10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2006.04.020

  • Xue, C. C. L., Zhang, A. L., Holroyd, E., & Suen, L. K. P. (2008). Personal use and professional recommendations of complementary and alternative medicine by Hong Kong registered nurses. Hong Kong Medical Journal, 14(2), 110-115.

  • Holroyd, E., & McNaught, C. (2008). The SARS crisis: Reflections of Hong Kong nurses. International Nursing Review, 55(1), 27-33. doi:10.1111/j.1466-7657.2007.00586.x

  • Ngai, F. W., Chan, S. W. C., & Holroyd, E. (2008). Translation and validation of a Chinese version of the Self-Control Schedule in Chinese childbearing women. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 17(3), 323-332. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2702.2006.01882.x

  • Holroyd, E. A. (2007). Commentary on Kendall S (2006) Being asked not to tell: Nurses' experiences of caring for cancer patients not told their diagnosis. Journal of Clinical Nursing 15, 1149-1157. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 16(12), 2370-2371. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2702.2006.01676.x

  • Choi, S. Y. P., & Holroyd, E. (2007). The influence of power, poverty and agency in the negotiation of condom use for female sex workers in mainland China. Culture, Health and Sexuality, 9(5), 489-503. doi:10.1080/13691050701220446

  • Ngai, F. W., Wai-Chi Chan, S., & Holroyd, E. (2007). Translation and validation of a Chinese version of the parenting sense of competence scale in Chinese mothers. Nursing Research, 56(5), 348-354. doi:10.1097/01.NNR.0000289499.99542.94

  • Ling, D. C., Wong, W. C. W., Holroyd, E. A., & Gray, S. A. (2007). Silent killers of the night: An exploration of psychological health and suicidality among female street sex workers. Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, 33(4), 281-299. doi:10.1080/00926230701385498

  • Twinn, S. F., Holroyd, E., Fabrizio, C., Moore, A., & Dickinson, J. A. (2007). Increasing knowledge about and uptake of cervical cancer screening in Hong Kong Chinese women over 40 years. Hong Kong Medical Journal, 13(2), 16-20.

  • Twinn, S., Holroyd, E., & Adab, P. (2006). The influence of extrinsic and intrinsic factors on uptake rates for cervical screening: A comparison of the perceptions of Hong Kong Chinese women and practitioners. Hong Kong Medical Journal, 12(4), 19-21.

  • Wong, W. C. W., Gray, S. A., Ling, D. C., & Holroyd, E. A. (2006). Patterns of health care utilization and health behaviors among street sex workers in Hong Kong. Health Policy, 77(2), 140-148. doi:10.1016/j.healthpol.2005.04.007

  • Wong, W. C. W., Holroyd, E. A., Gray, A., & Ling, D. C. (2006). Female street sex workers in Hong Kong: Moving beyond sexual health. Journal of Women's Health, 15(4), 390-399. doi:10.1089/jwh.2006.15.390

  • Fan, T. Y., Holroyd, E. A., & Cheng, B. (2006). Needs and experiences of Hong Kong Chinese cadaveric organ donor families. Hong Kong Journal of Nephrology, 8(1), 24-32.

  • Holroyd, E. (2005). Developing a cultural model of caregiving obligations for elderly Chinese wives. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 27(4), 437-456. doi:10.1177/0193945905274907

  • Holroyd, E. (2005). Developing a cultural model of caregiving obligations for elderly Chinese wives. WESTERN JOURNAL OF NURSING RESEARCH, 27(4), 437-456. doi:10.1177/0193945905274907

  • Anderson, N. L. R., Friedemann, M. L., & Holroyd, E. (2005). Developing a cultural model of caregiving obligations for elderly Chinese wives: Commentary. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 27(4), 457-464. doi:10.1177/0193945905274908

  • Holroyd, E. (2005). Commentary on Lee I, Lee EO, Hesook S, Young SP, Soon M and Youn HP (2004) Concept development of family resilience: A study of Korean families with a chronically ill child. Journal of Clinical Nursing 13, 636-645. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 14(2), 280-281. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2702.2004.00990.x

  • Holroyd, E. (2005). Author's Response. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 27(4), 462-464. doi:10.1177/0193945905275032

  • Holroyd, E., Twinn, S., & Yim, I. W. (2004). Exploring Chinese women's cultural beliefs and behaviours regarding the practice of "doing the month". Women and Health, 40(3), 109-123. doi:10.1300/J013v40n03_08

  • Ling, D. C., Holroyd, E. A., Wong, W. C. W., & Gray, A. (2004). Handling emerging health needs among a migrant population-factors associated with suicide attempts and suicide ideation among female street sex workers in Hong Kong. Clinical Effectiveness in Nursing, 8(3-4), 205-214. doi:10.1016/j.cein.2005.06.001

  • Holroyd, E., Twinn, S., & Adab, P. (2004). Socio-cultural influences on Chinese women's attendance for cervical screening. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 46(1), 42-52. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2648.2003.02964.x

  • Holroyd, E. E. (2003). Chinese cultural influences on parental caregiving obligations toward children with disabilities. Qualitative Health Research, 13(1), 4-19. doi:10.1177/1049732302239408

  • Holroyd, E. E. (2003). Chinese family obligations toward chronically ill elderly members: Comparing caregivers in Beijing and Hong Kong. Qualitative Health Research, 13(3), 302-318. doi:10.1177/1049732302250127

  • Holroyd, E. E. (2003). Chinese family obligations toward chronically ill elderly members: Comparing caregivers in Beijing and Hong Kong. Qualitative Health Research, 13(3), 302-318. doi:10.1177/1049732302230127

  • Holroyd, E. (2003). Hong Kong Chinese family caregiving: Cultural categories of bodily order and the location of self. Qualitative Health Research, 13(2), 158-170. doi:10.1177/1049732302239596

  • Holroyd, E. A., Taylor-Piliae, R. E., & Twinn, S. F. (2003). Investigating Hong Kong's Filipino domestic workers' healthcare behavior, knowledge, beliefs and attitudes towards cervical cancer and cervical screening. Women and Health, 38(1), 69-82. doi:10.1300/J013v38n01_05

  • Ho, I., & Holroyd, E. (2002). Chinese women's perceptions of the effectiveness of antenatal education in the preparation for motherhood. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 38(1), 74-85. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2648.2002.02148.x

  • Holroyd, E. A., Bond, M. H., & Chan, H. Y. (2002). Perceptions of sex-role stereotypes, self-concept, and nursing role ideal in Chinese nursing students. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 37(3), 294-303. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2648.2002.02091.x

  • Holroyd, E. (2002). Health-seeking behaviors and social change: The experience of the Hong Kong Chinese elderly. Qualitative Health Research, 12(6), 731-750. doi:10.1177/10432302012006002

  • Twinn, S., Shiu, A. T. Y., & Holroyd, E. (2002). Women's knowledge about cervical cancer and cervical screening practice: A pilot study of Hong Kong Chinese women. Cancer Nursing, 25(5), 377-384. doi:10.1097/00002820-200210000-00007

  • Holroyd, E. A., Molassiotis, A., & Taylor-Pilliae, R. E. (2001). Filipino domestic workers in Hong Kong: Health related behaviors, health locus of control and social support. Women and Health, 33(1-2), 181-205. doi:10.1300/J013v33n01_11

  • Lee, L. Y. K., Holroyd, E., & Ng, C. Y. (2001). Exploring factors influencing Chinese women's decision to have elective caesarean surgery. Midwifery, 17(4), 314-322. doi:10.1054/midw.2001.0274

  • Holroyd, E., Twinn, S. F., & Shia, A. T. Y. (2001). Chinese women's experiences and images of the Pap smear examination. Cancer Nursing, 24(1), 68-75. doi:10.1097/00002820-200102000-00011

  • Holroyd, E., Twinn, S., & Shiu, A. (2001). Evaluating psychosocial nursing interventions for cardiac clients and their caregivers: A case study of the community rehabilitation network in Hong Kong. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 35(3), 393-401. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2648.2001.01856.x

  • Holroyd, E. (2001). Hong Kong Chinese daughters' intergenerational caregiving obligations: A cultural model approach. Social Science and Medicine, 53(9), 1125-1134. doi:10.1016/S0277-9536(00)00406-8

  • Holroyd, E., & Molassiotis, A. (2000). Hong Kong Chinese perceptions of the experience of unrelated bone marrow donation. Social Science and Medicine, 51(1), 29-40. doi:10.1016/S0277-9536(99)00427-X

  • Chang, A. M., Chau, J. P. C., & Holroyd, E. (1999). Translation of questionnaires and issues of equivalence. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 29(2), 316-322. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2648.1999.00891.x

  • Shiu, A. T. Y., Twinn, S. F., & Holroyd, E. (1999). The contribution of nursing to an interprofessional community-based rehabilitation team: Perceptions of nurses, patients and carers. Journal of Interprofessional Care, 13(1), 65-75. doi:10.3109/13561829909025536

  • Molassiotis, A., & Holroyd, E. (1999). Assessment of psychosocial adjustment in Chinese unrelated bone marrow donors. Bone Marrow Transplantation, 24(8), 903-910. doi:10.1038/sj.bmt.1702000

  • Yin-King, L., Holroyd, E., Pui-yuk, L. W., Kwok-hong, F. Y., & Shuk-lin, B. L. (1998). Hong Kong Chinese women in labour. Implications for midwives.. The practising midwife, 1(11), 26-28.

  • Mackenzie, A. E., Holroyd, E. E., & Lui, M. H. L. (1998). Community nurses' assessment of the needs of Hong Kong family carers who are looking after stroke patients. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 35(3), 132-140. doi:10.1016/S0020-7489(98)00008-X

  • French, P., Callaghan, P., Dudley-Brown, S., Holroyd, E., & Sellick, K. (1998). The effectiveness of tutorials in behavioural sciences for nurses: An action learning project. Nurse Education Today, 18(2), 116-124. doi:10.1016/S0260-6917(98)80015-4

  • Holroyd, E., Yue-kuen, C., Sau-wai, C., Fung-shan, L., & Wai-wan, W. (1998). A Chinese cultural perspective of nursing care behaviours in an acute setting. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 28(6), 1289-1294. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2648.1998.00849.x

  • Holroyd, E., & Mackenzie, A. E. (1997). Beijing families: The behavior and sentiment of caregiving. Journal of Family Nursing, 3(4), 348-364. doi:10.1177/107484079700300403

  • Holroyd, E., Katie, F. K. L., Chun, L. S., & Ha, S. W. (1997). “Doing the month>”: An exploration of postpartum practices in Chinese women. Health Care for Women International, 18(3), 301-313. doi:10.1080/07399339709516282

  • Holroyd, E., Yin-king, L., Pui-yuk, L. W., Kwok-hong, F. Y., & Shuk-lin, B. L. (1997). Hong Kong Chinese women's perception of support from midwives during labour. Midwifery, 13(2), 66-72. doi:10.1016/S0266-6138(97)90058-9

  • Simsen, B. J., & Holroyd, E. (1997). Developing a framework for the future: A qualitative perspective on postgraduate nursing education in Hong Kong. Nurse Education Today, 17(5), 370-375. doi:10.1016/S0260-6917(97)80097-4

  • Gibb, H., & Holroyd, E. (1996). Images of old age in the Hong Kong print media. Ageing and Society, 16(2), 151-175. doi:10.1017/S0144686X00003275

  • Mackenzie, A. E., & Holroyd, E. E. (1996). An exploration of the carers' perceptions of caregiving and caring responsibilities in Chinese families. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 33(1), 1-12. doi:10.1016/0020-7489(95)00066-6

  • Simsen, B. J., Holroyd, E., & Sellick, K. (1996). Postgraduate education expectations: A survey of Hong Kong graduate nurses. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 24(4), 827-835. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2648.1996.26022.x

  • MACKENZIE, A., & HOLROYD, E. (1995). An exploration of the perceptions of caregiving and caring responsibilities in Chinese families. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 4(4), 267-268. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2702.1995.tb00216.x

  • Holroyd, E. A., & Mackenzie, A. E. (1995). A review of the historical and social processes contributing to care and caregiving in Chinese families. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 22(3), 473-479. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2648.1995.22030473.x

  • Chang, A. M., Holroyd, E., & Chau, J. P. C. (1995). Premenstrual syndrome in employed chinese women in hong kong. Health Care for Women International, 16(6), 551-561. doi:10.1080/07399339509516209

Book chapters

  • Li, H., Lau, J. T. F., Holroyd, E., & Li, X. (2016). Mental Health Problems and Associated Socio-Ecological Factors Among HIV-Positive Young Migrant Men Who Have Sex with Men in China. In P. Liamputtong (Ed.), Children and Young People Living with HIV/AIDS: A Cross-Cultural Perspective (pp. 223-239). Cham: Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-29936-5_12

  • Holroyd, E., & Wong, W. W. C. (2011). Explaining social determinants and health risk: The case of female sex workers in Hong Kong and China. In Social Indicators: Statistics, Trends and Policy Development (pp. 135-148).

  • Holroyd, E., Ho, S. C., & Wong, W. C. W. (2010). Gender and health. In Advances in Medicine and Biology (Vol. 1, pp. 265-282).

Conference contributions

  • Montayre, J. (2018). Late Life Living and Care Arrangements of Older Filipino-New Zealanders. In Aged Concerns Everyone Conference 2018. Wellington: Age Concern New Zealand.

  • Holroyd, E., & Holroyd. (2016). frican refugees and asylum seekers living in Hong Kong: Mental health and social structures. In nternational Asian and Ethnic Minority Health and Wellbeing Conference 2016. .

  • Yuen, W., Wong, W., Tang, C., Holroyd, E., Tiwari, A., & Fong, D. (2016). Resilience Intervention for Women in Sex Work: The Mediating Role of Self-Esteem in Reducing Psychological Distress. In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PSYCHOLOGY Vol. 51 (pp. 282-283). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

  • Yuen, W. W. -Y., Wong, W. C. -W., Tang, C. S. -K., Holroyd, E., Tiwari, A. F. -Y., Fong, D. Y. -T., & Chin, W. Y. (2015). Promoting resilience for HIV prevention in female sex workers in Hong Kong: a randomised controlled trial. In LANCET Vol. 386 (pp. 24). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

  • Holroyd, E. (2014). . Place for compassion and emotionalism in Ethnographic research with vulnerable populations. 3rd Asia-Pacific International Conference on Qualitative Research in Nursing, Midwifery and Health, 14-20th October, Newcastle, Australia.. In Eleanor Holroyd. : SPRNGER. Retrieved from https://www.rcm.org.uk/

  • Holroyd, E. (2014). Holroyd, E. Ethnography unpacked. 2nd Australian Palliative Care Research Colloquim, 7-8th August, Melbourne, Victoria.. .

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