Research projects

We have 38 projects, as well as a number of projects that our Standing Capacities are supporting. Most of these projects are described below, and a diagram of our projects and activities and their links to our objectives is here (PDF, 152KB).

Informing a national approach to Aboriginal tobacco control

The project will look at current programs and assess best practice and opportunities for improvement. It will provide policy makers with a framework for a systematic approach to reducing tobacco use among Aboriginal people.

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Creating liveable and healthy communities

This project is developing ways to measure the key factors that make our cities healthy and liveable. The researchers are working with policy makers and practitioners responsible for creating the built environment, and providing them with evidence about optimal city design to create good health.

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If you're interested in any of the Prevention Centre's research projects, or would like more information about any aspect of our work, please email us at or call us on (02) 9188 9576.

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