Dr Katharine Ann Wallis


Research | Current

Patient safety in primary care

Safer prescribing for older people in general practice


Areas of expertise

Patient safety in primary care

Safer prescribing for older people in general practice

Medical ethics

Medical professional regulation

Committees/Professional groups/Services

Health Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal

Medicines Adverse Reactions Committee

New Zealand Medical Association Ethics Committee

Perinatal & Maternal Mortality Review Committee, Maternal Mortality Working Group

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Wallis, K. A., Burt, J., & Tuckey, R. (2017). Is patient activation in the form of a practice mail-out to older people with high-risk prescribing acceptable and useful to patients and doctors?. Paper presented at SAPC (Society for Academic Primary Care) 2017 - 46th Annual Scientific Meeting, Warwick, UK. 12 July - 14 July 2017.
  • Wallis, K. A., Andrews, A., & Henderson, M. (2017). Swimming Against the Tide: Primary Care Physicians' Views on Deprescribing in Everyday Practice. Annals of family medicine, 15 (4), 341-346. 10.1370/afm.2094
  • Wallis, K., & Tuckey, R. (2017). Safer Prescribing and Care for the Elderly (SPACE): feasibility of audit and feedback plus practice mail-out to patients with high-risk prescribing. Journal of Primary Health Care, 9 (2), 145-152. 10.1071/HC17018
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/36768
  • Wallis, K. A. (2017). Feasibility of a multifaceted intervention to improve the safety of prescribing in general practice. Paper presented at 22nd WONCA Europe Conference, Prague, Czech Republic. 28 June - 1 July 2017.
  • Dovey, S. M., Leitch, S., Wallis, K. A., Eggleton, K. S., Cunningham, W. K., Williamson, M. I., ... Reith, D. M. (2017). Epidemiology of Patient Harms in New Zealand: Protocol of a General Practice Records Review Study. JMIR research protocols, 6 (1)10.2196/resprot.6696
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/32895
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Kyle Eggleton, Steven Lillis
  • Cairns, I., Jonas, M., & Wallis, K. (2017). The ethics of sharing: How do social workers decide what to record in shared health records?. Ethics and Social Welfare10.1080/17496535.2017.1384849
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Monique Jonas
  • Wallis, K. A. (2017). No-fault, no difference: no-fault compensation for medical injury and healthcare ethics and practice. British Journal of General Practice, 67 (654), 38-39. 10.3399/bjgp17x688777
  • Ayeleke, R. O., North, N., Wallis, K. A., Liang, Z., & Dunham, A. (2016). Outcomes and Impact of Training and Development in Health Management and Leadership in Relation to Competence in Role: A Mixed-Methods Systematic Review Protocol. International Journal of Health Policy and Management, 5 (12), 715-720. 10.15171/ijhpm.2016.138
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Annette Dunham, Nicola North


Contact details

Primary location

TAMAKI BUILDING 730 - Bldg 730
Level 3, Room 380
New Zealand

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