PQA - Measuing the personal qualities and abilities of aspiring health professionals

Pitt, V. L., Powis, D. A., Levett-Jones, T. L., & Hunter, S. (2011, Nov). Moving towards tomorrow's workforce: Using personal qualities to guide selection. Paper presented at the Innovations in Nursing Practice, Thinking Aloud, Thinking Ahead: 15th Australasian Nurse Educators Conference Hamilton, NZ.

Munro, D., Bore, M. R., & Powis, D. A. (2010, Jul). Using the Sherman and Funder (2009) Method to validate a medical school selection model. Paper presented at the 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology, Melbourne, VIC.

Munro, D., Powis, D. A., & Bore, M. R. (2010, Dec). Predictive validities of non-cognitive medical school selection tests. Paper presented at the 8th Australian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Wollongong, NSW.

Bore, M. R., Munro, D., Bridge, P. C., Douglas, H. E., & Powis, D. A. (2010, Jul). A comparison of three personality trait models and the implications for selection into the medical and allied health professions. Paper presented at the 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology, Melbourne, VIC.

Pitt, V. L., Powis, D. A., Levett-Jones, T. L., & Hunter, S. (2010, Jul). Altering selection strategies: The future of undergraduate nursing education. Paper presented at the ANZAME 2010: Overcoming Barriers, Re(E)Forming Professional Practice, Townsville, QLD.

Munro, D., Bore, M. R., & Powis, D. A. (2009, Nov). Validating the 'Steady, sane and nice' model with medical students. Paper presented at the 8th Australasian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Sydney, NSW. Click here for abstract

Munro, D., Powis, D. A., & Bore, M. R. (2009, Nov). Referees' reports can be very reliable, but also completely invalid. Paper presented at the 8th Australasian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Sydney, NSW.

Pitt, V. L., Levett-Jones, T. L., Hunter, S., & Powis, D. A. (2009, Oct). Personal qualities and nursing students clinical & academic performance. Paper presented at the Australasian Nurse Educators Conference, Christchurch, NZ.

Pitt, V. L., Levett-Jones, T. L., Hunter, S., & Powis, D. A. (2009, Sep). Selection or support: The best direction for improving undergraduate nursing? Paper presented at the RCNA Annual Conference, Melbourne, VIC.

Munro, D., Bore, M. R., & Powis, D. A. (2008, Nov). Cross-cultural differences in extreme and acquiescent response styles. Paper presented at the 7th Australian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Gold Coast, QLD. Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R., & Munro, D. (2008, Nov). Ten is better than five: Evidence in support of DeYoung, Quilty and Peterson's (2007) ten aspects of the Big Five. Paper presented at the 7th Australian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Gold Coast, QLD. Click here for abstract

James, C. G., Bore, M., & Zito, S. (2008, Nov). Taming the dog: Personality, coping and self-esteem as predictors of law student mental health and well being. Paper presented at the Australasian Legal Education Council Annual Conference, Auckland, NZ. Click here for abstract

Munro, D., Bore, M. R., & Powis, D. A. (2008, Jul). Personality determinants of interpersonal professional behaviours in medical students. Paper presented at the 29th International Congress of Psychology, Berlin, Germany.Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R., Ashley-Brown, G. M., Gallagher, E., & Powis, D. A. (2008, Jul). Individual differences and the prevalence of psychiatric symptoms in medicine and psychology students. Paper presented at the 29th International Congress of Psychology, Berlin, Germany. Click here for abstract

Munro, D., Bore, M. R., & Powis, D. A. (2008, Jul). Cultural and discipline differences within a two-factor model of moral types. Paper presented at the 29th International Congress of Psychology, Berlin, Germany. Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R., & Munro, D. (2008, Jul). Evidence in support of DeYoung, Quilty and Peterson's (2007) Ten aspects of the big five. Paper presented at the 14th European Conference on Personality, Tartu, Estonia. Click here for abstract

Groves, M., Powis, D. A., Bore, M. R., & Munro, D. (2008, Jul). Identifying aptitude for medical practice: How does the admissions interview rate? Paper presented at the ANZAME Conference, Sydney, NSW. Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R., Ashley-Brown, G. M., Gallagher, E., & Powis, D. A. (2007, Dec). Personality and the prevalence of psychiatric symptoms in medicine and psychology students. Paper presented at the 6th Australian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Sydney, NSW. Click here for abstract

Munro, D., Bore, M., & Powis, D. (2007, Dec). Personality determinants of interpersonal professional behaviours: explorations with medicine and psychology students. Paper presented at the 6th Australian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Sydney, NSW. Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R., & Connelly, M. J. (2007, Apr). Ego-depletion and the influence of trait self-control and conscientiousness. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Brisbane, QLD. Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R., & Munro, D. (2006, Dec). Selecting out on the basis of potential unethical behaviour. Paper presented at the 5th Australian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Newcastle, NSW.

Munro, D., & Bore, M. R. (2006, Dec). Models of personality: Are we factor-bound? Paper presented at the 5th Australian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Newcastle, NSW.

Bore, M. R., & Connelly, M. J. (2006, Dec). Studies in self-regulation: individual differences in resilience, control and ego-depletion. Paper presented at the 5th Australian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Newcastle, NSW.

Munro, D., Bore, M. R., & Powis, D. A. (2006, Jul). Selection of medical students: Methods and issues. Paper presented at the 26th International Congress of Applied Psychology, Athens, Greece. Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R., Munro, D., & Powis, D. A. (2005, Jul). Individual differences when responding to moral dilemmas, Part 1: moral orientation and cognitive dissonance. Paper presented at the 12th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Individual Differences, Adelaide, SA. Click here for abstract

Munro, D., Bore, M. R., & Powis, D. A. (2005, Jul). Individual differences when responding to moral dilemmas, Part 2: item response times as psychometric measures. Paper presented at the 12th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Individual Differences, Adelaide, SA. Click here for abstract

Feenstra, F., Munro, D., & Bore, M. R. (2005, Jul). Beyond ethics in organisations: What is the psychology of ethical behaviour, and can it be assessed? Paper presented at the 6th Australian Industrial and Organisational Psychology Conference, Gold Coast, QLD. Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R. (2005, Apr). Values are not changed by increased ethical knowledge. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Society for Australasian Social Psychologists, Townsville, QLD. Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R., Munro, D., & Powis, D. A. (2004, Dec). Individual differences when responding to moral dilemmas, Part 1: Orientation, cognitive dissonance and certainty. Paper presented at the 3rd Australian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Ballart, NSW.

Munro, D., Bore, M. R., & Powis, D. A. (2004, Dec). Individual differences when responding to moral dilemmas, Part 2: the relationship between item response latencies and standard psychometric measures. Paper presented at the 3rd Australian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Ballart, VIC.

Bore, M. R. (2004, Dec). Change in values after a professional ethics course? Paper presented at the 3rd Australian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Ballart, VIC.

Powis, D. A., Lyons, M. J., Mackenzie, L. A., & Bore, M. R. (2004, Jun). Selecting Occupational Therapy students: Abilities and personal qualities for practice. Paper presented at the ANZAME, Adelaide, SA. Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R., Munro, D., & Powis, D. A. (2004, Apr). The Schwartz value model and a three-factor model of morality. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Auckland, NZ. Click here for abstract

Waring, T., Bore, M., & Munro, D. (2003). Ethics and the practice of psychology: Regulating, educating and selecting the ethical practitioner. Paper presented at the 1st New South Wales APS State Conference, Newcastle, NSW.

Munro, D., & Bore, M. R. (2003, Dec). Empathy versus narcissism: two separate factors or (another) Big Sixth? Paper presented at the 2nd Australian Conference on Personality and Individual Differences, Brisbane, QLD.

Bore, M. R., Munro, D., & Powis, D. A. (2003, Dec). Psychoticism, Self-control, and the facets of a trait of Aggression: initial findings. Paper presented at the 2nd Australian Conference on Personaltiy and Individual Differences, Brisbane, QLD.

Bore, M., Dempsey, S. E., Lyall, D. G., & Powis, D. (2003, Oct). Broadening the Criteria for medical Radiation Science Student Selection. Paper presented at the Towards Equity in Education, Training and Health Care Delivery, Newcastle, NSW.

Bore, M., Powis, D., Munro, D., & Kerridge, I. (2003, Oct). Selecting medical students: differences between school-leaver and older applicants. Paper presented at Towards Equity in Education, Training and Health Care Delivery, Newcastle, NSW.

Lyons, M. J., Bore, M. R., Mackenzie, L. A., & Powis, D. A. (2003, Oct). Determining Occupational Therapy Student Selection Criteria: Abilities and Personal Qualities in Practice. Paper presented at the Towards Equity in Education, Training and Health Care Delivery, Newcastle, NSW.

Bore, M. R. (2003, May). Teaching ethics: Can ethics be learned, and if so, what changes? Paper presented at the 1st NSW State APS Conference, Newcastle, NSW.

Munro, D., & Bore, M. R. (2003, May). Assessing and selecting future practitioners: can we and should we? Paper presented at the 1st NSW State APS Conference, Newcastle, NSW.

Munro, D., Bore, M., & Powis, D. (2003, Apr). Personality factors in professional ethical behaviour: Studies of empathy and narcissism. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Sydney, NSW.

Bore, M. R., Munro, D., Kerridge, I., & Powis, D. A. (2003, Apr). Libertarian and communitarian moral orientations and Schwartz's individual and collective value types. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Sydney, NSW.

Munro, D., & Bore, M. R. (2003, Apr). Personality factors in interpersonal behaviour: Explorations with Horney's type theory. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Sydney, NSW.

Powis, D. (2002, Jul). Determining and measuring the personal qualities of competent, ethical medical practitioners: Selecting medical students. Paper presented at the Inaugural International Test Users' Conference, Sydney, NSW.

Munro, D. (2002, Jul). The Involved-Detached dimension of moral behaviour: Development and validity of the NACE scale. Paper presented at the Inaugural International Test Users' Conference, Sydney, NSW.

Bore, M. R. (2002, Jul). The Libertarian-Communitarian dimension and the factor structure of morality: Evidence for a model of six moral types. Paper presented at the Inaugural International Test Users' Conference, Sydney, NSW.

Bore, M. R., & Munro, D. (2001, Jul). Traits of morality, Part 1: The Libertarian/Communitarian dimension of moral orientation. Paper presented at the International Society for the Study of Individual Differences, Tenth Biennial Meeting, Edinburgh, Scotland. Click here for abstract

Munro, D., & Bore, M. R. (2001, Jul). Traits of morality, Part 2: Evidence for a Big Three model of morality and interpersonal behaviour. Paper presented at the International Society for the Study of Individual Differences, Tenth Biennial Meeting, Edinburgh, Scotland. Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R., & Munro, D. (2000, Jul). A dissonance model of moral decision making: Libertarian and Communitarian cognitions in conflict. Paper presented at the 27th International Congress of Psychology, Stockholm, Sweden. Click here for abstract

Munro, D., Bore, M., Kerridge, I., & Powis, D. (2000, Jul). The meaning of ethical behaviour potential from a personality perspective. Paper presented at the 27th International Congress of Psychology, Stockholm, Sweden. Click here for abstract

Bore, M., Munro, D., Kerridge, I., & Powis, D. (2000, Jul). Development of a measure and model of moral behaviour: reliability and validity of the MOJAC scale. Paper presented at the 27th International Congress of Psychology, Stockholm, Sweden. Click here for abstract

Munro, D., Bore, M., Kerridge, I., & Powis, D. (2000, Jul). A self-report measure of ethical behaviour potential for medical students. Paper presented at the 27th International Congress of Psychology, Stockholm, Sweden. Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R., Kerridge, I., Lowe, M., & Munro, D. (2000, Jul). Assessing moral development potential to select students for medical school. Paper presented at the 27th International Congress of Psychology, Stockholm, Sweden. Click here for abstract

Munro, D. (2000, Jul). Moral and interpersonal orientations in medical students: a comparison of Australian and Israeli findings. Paper presented at the International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology Congress, Pultusk, Poland. Click here for abstract

Kerridge, I., Bore, M., Munro, D., Lowe, M., & Powis, D. (2000, Jul). Choosing or excluding? The use of an ÒEthics TestÓ to select students for medical school entry. Paper presented at the Australian Bioethics Association Conference, Sydney, NSW. Click here for abstract

Bore, M., Kerridge, I., Munro, D., & Powis, D. (2000, Jul). A model and measure of ethical decision making: The ethics and utility of measuring ethics. Paper presented at the Australian Bioethics Association Conference, Sydney, NSW. Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R., & Munro, D. (2000, Apr). Dissonance as the cognitive mechanism of moral behaviour: Decisions, dissonance, certainty and response latencies. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Fremantle, WA. Click here for abstract

Munro, D., & Bore, M. R. (2000, Apr). The relevance of empathy versus narcissism and other characteristics for predicting ethical behaviour in medical students. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Fermantle, WA. Click here for abstract

Munro, D. (1998, Jun). Assessing interpersonal sensitivity in a professional context: Some initial indicators. Paper presented at the 33rd Annual Conference of the Australian Psychological Society, Melbourne, VIC. Click here for abstract

Kerridge, I., Lowe, M., Bore, M. R., & Munro, D. (1998, Jun). Nature or nurture: Using an ethics test to select students for medical school entry. Paper presented at the 33rd Annual Conference of the Australian Psychological Society, Melbourne, VIC. Click here for abstract

Bore, M. R. (1998, Jun). Developing an objective measure of moral orientations and a theory of the role of orientations in ethical behaviour. Paper presented at the 33rd Annual Conference of the Australian Psychological Society, Melbourne, VIC. Click here for abstract