The Prevention Centre wants to engage with the broader community about the prevention of lifestyle-related chronic disease. This section includes media coverage of our work and events.
2 April 2019: Public health experts have assessed states' and territories' obesity prevention efforts and have found progress is mixed.Read More
5 November, 2018: Public health has a long tradition of engaging with communities to undertake research. But are we really tapping into their full potential?Read More
3 August 2018: Professor Amanda Lee talks to Radio 3AW about how to get enough vitamins without taking supplements.Read More
24 July 2018: Chief Economist for Public Health England, Professor Brian Ferguson, discusses how he would target this modest investment in preventive health to achieve maximum gain.
24 July 2018: Sydney is the most liveable capital city in Australia, a new report has found, but is falling well short of meeting public transport expectations.Read More
11 July 2018: The Australian Prevention Partnership Centre has made one of 120 submissions to a Senate inquiry into the obesity epidemic in Australia.Read More
21 June 2018: A documentary by celebrity chef Pete Evans — which depicts a high-fat, low-carb diet as a treatment for autism, asthma and even cancer — is back in the spotlight this month after Netflix was urged to pull the film from its streaming service.Read More
10 April 2018: From long commutes and high car dependency to the low provision of affordable housing in the more appealing areas, Australian cities still have plenty of room for improvement.Read More