Sixsmith, Judith

Professor, Professor of Health Related Research

  • 1784 Citations
  • 22 h-Index
1986 …2020
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Research Output 1986 2020

2020
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An Exploration of Experiences of Transdisciplinary Research in Aging and Technology

Wada, M., Grigorovich, A., Fang, M. L., Sixsmith, J. & Kontos, P., 2020, In : Forum: Qualitative Social Research. 21, 1, 27 p., 12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
transdisciplinary
experience
stakeholder
knowledge gap
communication research

Knowledge, Innovation, and Impact in Health: A Guide for the Engaged Researcher

Sixsmith, A. (ed.), Mihailidis, A. (ed.), Sixsmith, J. (ed.) & Fang, M. L. (ed.), 15 May 2020, 1 ed. Switzerland: Springer . 260 p. (International Perspectives on Social Policy, Administration, and Practice)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

innovation
innovation research
health
lack
experience
2019

Ageing-in-Place for Low-Income Seniors: Living at the Intersection of Multiple Identities, Positionalities, and Oppressions

Sixsmith, J., Fang, M. L., Woolrych, R., Canham, S., Battersby, L., Ren, T. H. & Sixsmith, A., 2 Feb 2019, The Palgrave Handbook of Intersectionality in Public Policy. Hankivsky, O. & Jordan-Zachery, J. S. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, p. 641-664 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

oppression
low income
community
intersectionality
cultural capital

Ageing in Place in a World of Inequalities: Exploring How Sense of Place Is Experienced By Older Adults from Different Social Classes through Photo Diaries

Portella, A., Woolrych, R., Günther, I., Kapp, S., Rocha, E., Xavier, S., Cardoso, A. & Sixsmith, J., 22 May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Agentic experiences within structures of long-term care (LTC): implications for research and practice

Fang, M. L., Sixsmith, J., Wada, M., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Woolrych, R. & Sixsmith, A., 23 May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access
File

Building UK Age Friendly Cities and Communities from the Ground up: Older People on Intergenerational Perspectives

Sixsmith, J., Woolrych, R., Fisher, J., Murray, M., Makita, M., Lawthom, R. & Menezes, D., 22 May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Co-creating project lay summaries with stakeholders

Wada, M., Cosco, T., Lowe, S., Harwood, G., Gale, B. -J., Forsythe, L., Fang, M. L., Sixsmith, J. & Sixsmith, A., 22 Oct 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

35 Downloads (Pure)

Constructing and Negotiating Social Participation In Old Age: Experiences of Older Adults Living In Urban Environments in the United Kingdom

Woolrych, R., Sixsmith, J., Lawthom, R., Makita, M., Fisher, J. & Murray, M., 23 Dec 2019, In : Ageing and Society. 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Social Participation
social participation
Negotiating
old age
experience
1 Citation (Scopus)

Construction of meanings during life-limiting illnesses and its impacts on palliative care: ethnographic study in an African context

Agom, D. A., Neill, S., Allen, S., Poole, H., Sixsmith, J., Onyeka, T. C. & Ominyi, J., Nov 2019, In : Psycho-Oncology. 28, 11, p. 2201-2209 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palliative Care
Delivery of Health Care
Neoplasms
Observation
Cultural Competency

Deconstructing the ‘culture’ of service provision for older people experiencing homelessness

Fang, M. L., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Wada, M. & Sixsmith, J., Oct 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

3 Citations (Scopus)
52 Downloads (Pure)

Defining and evaluating transdisciplinary research: implications for aging and technology

Grigorovich, A., Fang, M. L., Sixsmith, J. & Kontos, P., 2019, In : Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology. 14, 6, p. 533-542 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Aging of materials
Technology
Research
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Inventions

Developing Age-Friendly Cities and Communities: Experiences from the UK , Brazil and India

Woolrych, R., Sixsmith, J., Menezes, D., Fisher, J., Murray, M., Lawthom, R., Smith, H. & Garcia-Ferrari, S., 29 Aug 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Brazil
India
community
experience
urban area

Doing transdisciplinarity: Promising practices in aging and technology development

Wada, M., Sixsmith, J., Kontos, P., Fang, M. L., Grigorovich, A. & Sixsmith, A., Oct 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

8 Citations (Scopus)
145 Downloads (Pure)

Exploring Privilege in the Digital Divide: Implications for Theory, Policy, and Practice

Fang, M. L., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Sixsmith, J., Wada, M. & Sixsmith, A., Feb 2019, In : Gerontologist. 59, 1, p. e1-e15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Technology
Communication
Independent Living
Research Design
Digital Divide
42 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Anger
Aggression
Inpatients
Violence
Self Report

Institutional dynamics and agentic experiences within longterm care: implications for research and practice

Fang, M. L., Sixsmith, J., Wada, M., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Woolrych, R. & Sixsmith, A., Oct 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

87 Downloads (Pure)

Perceptions of Home in Long-Term Care Settings: Before and After Institutional Relocation

Wada, M., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Sixsmith, J., Woolrych, R., Fang, M. L. & Sixsmith, A., 9 Jan 2019, In : Ageing and Society. 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Long-Term Care
move
resident
staff
home care

Place-Making with Older Adults: Towards Age-Friendly Cities and Communities

Woolrych, R., Portella, A., Sixsmith, J., Smith, H. C., Garcia Ferrari, M. S., Makita, M., Menezes, D., Fisher, J., Lawthom, R., Murray, M., Crane de Narvaez, S. & Goodman, N., 2019, Edinburgh: Heriot-Watt University.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Social and health system complexities impacting on decision-making for utilisation of oncology and palliative care in an African context: a qualitative study

Agom, D. A., Allen, S., Neill, S., Sixsmith, J., Poole, H., Onyeka, T. C. & Ominyi, J., 7 Nov 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Palliative Care.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palliative Care
Decision Making
Delivery of Health Care
Health
Nigeria

Social and Health System Complexities Impacting on Decision-Making for Utilization of Oncology and Palliative Care in an African Context: A Qualitative Study

Agom, D. A., Allen, S., Neill, S., Sixsmith, J., Poole, H., Onyeka, T. C. & Ominyi, J., 16 Dec 2019, In : Journal of Palliative Care. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palliative Care
Decision Making
Delivery of Health Care
Health
Nigeria
Nursing Staff
Aggression
Anger
Mental Health
Inpatients

“You Really Do Become Invisible”: Examining Older Adults’ Rights to Urban Environments in the UK

Woolrych, R., Menezes, D., Sixsmith, J., Murray, M., Fisher, J., Lawthom, R., Garcia-Ferrari, S., Makita, M. & Smith, H., 22 May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2018

An occupational therapy perspective on cognitive stimulation therapy: targeting occupational performance and outcomes for people with dementia.

Rehling, T., Pilkington, A., Sixsmith, J., Corr, S. & Chard, G., 25 May 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Occupational Therapy
Cognitive Therapy
Dementia
Activities of Daily Living
Aptitude
94 Downloads (Pure)

A Scoping Review Exploration of the Intended and Unintended Consequences of eHealth on Older People: A Health Equity Impact Assessment

Fang, M. L., Siden, E., Korol, A., Demestihas, M-A., Sixsmith, J. & Sixsmith, A., Nov 2018, In : Human Technology. 14, 3, p. 297-323 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Health Impact Assessment
Telemedicine
equity
Health
Economics
32 Citations (Scopus)

Beyond “Witnessing”: Children’s Experiences of Coercive Control in Domestic Violence and Abuse

Callaghan, J., Alexander, J., Sixsmith, J. & Fellin, L., 1 May 2018, In : Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 33, 10, p. 1551-1581 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Domestic Violence
Violence
Interviews
Professional Practice
Family Relations

Co-creating engagement practices with older adults: OA-INVOLVE

Colobong, R., Diep, J., Fowler, J., Goldman, I., Harris, B., Helmke, T., Houston, W., Kirkland, S. A., Kontos, P., Lidstone, C., O’Doherty, K., Panek, I., Sixsmith, J., Vaccarino, O. & Woods, S., 18 Oct 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Co-creating Home and Community: Building Partnerships to Support Older Adults to Age-Well-in-Place

Sixsmith, J., Fang, M. L. & Canham, S. L., Oct 2018, Psychologies of Ageing: Theory, Research and Practice. Peel, E., Holland, C. & Murray, M. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 189-219 31 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

community
housing
social participation
housing development
community service
6 Citations (Scopus)
119 Downloads (Pure)

Contextual factors for aging well: Creating socially engaging spaces through the use of deliberative dialogues

Canham, S. L., Fang, M. L., Battersby, L., Woolrych, R., Sixsmith, J., Ren, T. H. & Sixsmith, A., Feb 2018, In : Gerontologist. 58, 1, p. 140-148 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Social Environment
Community-Based Participatory Research
Independent Living
Education
Local Government

Engaging Older Adults in Aging and Technology Projects: Highlights from AGE-WELL Case Studies

Kirkland, S. A., Sixsmith, J., Kontos, P., O’Doherty, K., Colobong, R., Diep, J., Panek, I. & Vaccarino, O., 18 Oct 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Experiences of social participation and place among older adults living in urban neighbourhoods in the UK and Brazil

Woolrych, R., Fisher, J., Lawthom, R., Sixsmith, J., Makita, M., Portella, A., Pereira, G. & Murray, M., 1 Nov 2018, p. 242. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access
social participation
Brazil
experience
old age
interview
1 Citation (Scopus)

Exploring the Potential of Smart Cities in the Design of Age-friendly Urban Environments

Woolrych, R., Sixsmith, J., Makita, M., Fisher, J. & Lawthom, R., 7 May 2018, Gerontechnology : Official Journal of the International Society for Gerontechnology. 67s ed. Vol. 17. p. 68s

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
Internet
Technology
Health
Logistic Models
Robots

Exploring Transnational Understandings of Age-Friendly Cities and Communities

Menezes, D., Woolrych, R., Makita, M., Sixsmith, J., Murray, M., Smith, H., Reddy, J. & Duvvuru, J., 16 Nov 2018, p. 933.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access
poster
community
Brazil
India
WHO

Integrating sense-of-place within new housing developments: a community-based participatory research approach

Fang, M. L., Woolrych, R., Sixsmith, J., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Ren, T. H. & Sixsmith, A., 19 Dec 2018, Resilience and Ageing: Creativity, Culture and Community. Goulding, A., Davenport, B. & Newman, A. (eds.). Bristol: Policy Press, 224 p. (Connected Communities).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

55 Downloads (Pure)

Measuring the violence prevention climate: Development and evaluation of the VPC-14

Hallett, N., Huber, J. W., Sixsmith, J. & Dickens, G. L., Dec 2018, In : International Journal of Nursing Studies. 88, p. 97-103 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Climate
Violence
Mental Health
Psychometrics
Inpatients

Older Adults as Experts in Technology Research and Development Projects: OA-INVOLVE resources guiding older adults

Sixsmith, J., Kirkland, S. A., Kontos, P., O’Doherty, K., Colobong, R., Diep, J., Panek, I. & Vaccarino, O., 18 Oct 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Positive changes in older adults’ engagement in aging and technology research across the AGE-WELL Network: Annual surveys summary

Kirkland, S. A., Sixsmith, J., Kontos, P., O’Doherty, K., Colobong, R., Crawford, T., Diep, J., Panek, I. & Vaccarino, O., 18 Oct 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Projetando lugares com idosos: uma análise da produção acadêmica nacional

Pereira, G., Portella, A., Sopeña, S., Chiarelli, L., Correa, C., Costa, T., Libardoni, T., Medvedoski, N. S., Woolrych, R. & Sixsmith, J., 2018, In : Pixo. 2, 4, p. 98-119 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Raising Death Awareness in Thailand, the Case of Life Unlocking Card Game

Phenwan, T., Sixsmith, J., Buchanan, D., McSwiggan, L., Sittiwantana, E. & Apichanakulchai, T., 28 Nov 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Advance Care Planning
Thailand
Taboo
Patient Care Team
Family Health

Transdisciplinary Research in Aging and Technology: Experiences From a Pan-canadian Research Network

Grigorovich, A., Wada, M., Sixsmith, J., Fang, M. & Kontos, P., 16 Nov 2018, p. 1019-1019. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

transdisciplinary
experience
knowledge gap
commercialization
interview

老龄人之家: 加拿大西部经济适用房项目的内外设计

Translated title of the contribution: Designing Homes for Seniors: The ‘Ins’ and ‘Outs’ of an Affordable Housing Project in Western CanadaFang, M. L., Canham, S. L., Sixsmith, J., Woolrych, R. & Sixsmith, A., 2018, In : Community Design. 4, 86, p. 72-85 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

redevelopment
housing
Canada
community
move
2017
1 Citation (Scopus)

6Cs and ten commitments: nurses’ understanding and use of courage

Barchard, F., Sixsmith, J., Neill, S. & Meurier, C., 27 Feb 2017, In : Nursing Management. 23, 10, p. 26-31 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nurses
Professional Practice
Risk-Taking
Courage
Interviews

Ageing, urban environments and place: moving towards a transdisciplinary research agenda

Woolrych, R. & Sixsmith, J., 20 Mar 2017, In : IAPS Bulletin of People-Environmental Studies. 44, p. 21-24 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Ageing well in the right place: partnership working with older people

Sixsmith, J., Fang, M. L., Woolrych, R., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L. & Sixsmith, A., 25 Jan 2017, In : Working with Older People. 21, 1, p. 40-48 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Decision Making
Interviews
Social Participation
Psychology
Independent Living

Aging well @ home: An Implementation and Sustainability Plan

Fang, M. L., Battersby, L., Canham, S. L., Ren, T. H., Woolrych, R., Sixsmith, J. & Sixsmith, A., 1 May 2017, Burnaby, B.C.: Simon Fraser University. 12 p.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

CC ALLEY, Transdisciplinary Resources

Sixsmith, J., Kontos, P., Fang, M. L., Grigorovich, A. & Wada, M., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Co-creation Methods: Informing Technology Solutions for Older Adults

Battersby, L., Fang, M. L., Canham, S. L., Sixsmith, J., Moreno, S. & Sixsmith, A., 2017, Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population. Aging, Design and User Experience: Third International Conference, ITAP 2017, Held as Part of HCI International 2017, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 9-14, 2017, Proceedings, Part I. Zhou, J. & Salvendy, G. (eds.). Switzerland, Vol. 10297. p. 77-89 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Aging of materials
Patient rehabilitation
Health

Developing age-friendly cities and communities: Perspectives from older adults living in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Manchester

Woolrych, R., Makita, M., Sixsmith, J., Murray, M. & Goodman, N., 22 Jun 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

community
respect
public policy
driver
inclusion

Enhancing knowledge mobilization and commercial outcomes in aging and technology

Fang, M., Battersby, L., Grigorovich, A., Sixsmith, J., Kontos, P., Moreno, L., Mihailidis, A. & Sixsmith, A., Jul 2017, Innovation in Aging: Program Abstracts form the 21st International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG) World Congress. Suppl. 1 ed. Oxford University Press, Vol. 1. p. 1331 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution