School of Public Health, Curtin University, Bentley, WA

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Publications and Resources

2019

​Gunaratnam, P., Heywood, A. E., McGregor, S.,  Jamil, M. S., McManus,H., Mao, L., Lobo, R., ... T. Marukutira. (2019). HIV diagnoses in migrant populations in Australia—A changing epidemiology.  PLoS ONE, 4(2). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0212268

Gray, C., Crawford, G., Lobo, R., & Maycock, B. (2019). Co-designing an intervention to increase HIV testing uptake with women from Indonesia at-risk of HIV: protocol for a participatory action research study. Methods and Protocols,  2(2), 41. https://doi.org/10.3390/mps2020041

Ghimire, S., Hallett, J., Gray, C., Lobo, R., & Crawford, G. (2019). What works? Prevention and control of sexually transmitted infections and blood borne viruses in migrants from sub-Saharan Africa and South East Asia living in high-income countries: A systematic review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(7), 1287. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph16071287

Gray, C., Lobo, R., Narciso L, Oudih, E., Gunaratnam, P., Thorpe, R., & Crawford, G. (2019). Why I can’t, won’t or don’t test for HIV: Insights from Australian migrants born in sub-Saharan Africa and South East Asia. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(6), 1034. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph16061034

2018

Crawford, G., Maycock, B., Tobin, R., Brown, G., & Lobo, R. (2018). Prevention of HIV and Other Sexually Transmissible Infections in Expatriates and Traveler Networks: Qualitative Study of Peer Interaction in an Online Forum. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 20(9). https://doi.org/10.2196/10787

Gray, C., Crawford, G., Reid, A., & Lobo, R. (2018). HIV knowledge and use of health services among people from South-East Asia and sub-Saharan Africa living in Western Australia. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 29(3), 274-281. https://doi.org/10.1002/hpja.168

Rade, D. A., Crawford, G., Lobo, R., Gray, C., & Brown, G. (2018). Sexual Health Help-Seeking Behavior among Migrants from Sub-Saharan Africa and South East Asia living in High Income Countries: A Systematic Review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(7), 1311. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph15071311

Gunaratnam, P., McManus, H., Watchirs-Smith, L., McGregor, S., Callander, D., Brown, G., Lobo, R., ... Guy, R. (2018). People Born in Non-Main English Speaking Countries Are Less Likely to Start HIV Treatment Early in Australia: A National Cohort Analysis, 2014-15.  Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 77(3), 31-34. https://doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000001585

Brown, G., Prestage, G., Down, I., Ellard, J., & Triffitt K. (2018). Not so different? Comparison of risk profile of gay men who acquired HIV while travelling with those who acquired HIV in Australia.  Health Promotion Journal of Australia.  29 (1), 58-64. https://doi.org/10.1002/hpja.16

Selvey, L. A., Lobo, R., McCausland, K. L., Donovan, B., Bates, J., & Hallett, J. (2018). Challenges Facing Asian Sex Workers in Western Australia: Implications for Health Promotion and Support Services. Frontiers In Public Health, 6(171). https://doi.org/10.3389/fpubh.2018.00171

2017

Roberts, M., Lobo, R., & Sorenson, A. (2017). Evaluating the Sharing Stories youth theatre program: an interactive theatre and drama-based strategy for sexual health promotion among multicultural youth. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 28(1), 30-36. https://doi.org/10.1071/HE15096

2016

Agu, J., Lobo, R., Crawford, G., & Chigwada, B. (2016). Migrant Sexual Health Help-Seeking and Experiences of Stigmatization and Discrimination in Perth, Western Australia: Exploring Barriers and Enablers. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13(5). https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph13050485

Crawford, G., Lobo, R., Brown, G., Macri, C., Smith, H., & Maycock, B. (2016). HIV, Other Blood-Borne Viruses and Sexually Transmitted Infections amongst Expatriates and Travellers to Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13(12). https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph13121249

Crawford, G., Lobo, R., Brown, G., & Maycock, B. (2016). The influence of population mobility on changing patterns of HIV acquisition: lessons for and from Australia. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 27(2), 153-154. https://doi.org/10.1071/he15042