Prevention Centre news

AUSPOPS proves popularity of prevention

15 September 2021

Our AUSPOPS national survey on community perceptions has found strong and continued community support for government-led interventions for prevention of chronic diseases.

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CERI CRE expansion

14 September 2021

The Collaboration for Enhanced Research Impact (CERI) is expanding and we welcome another three Centres of Research Excellence (CRE)

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Epic EPOCH CRE – preventing obesity in childhood

14 September 2021

One in four children is affected by overweight or obesity by the time they start school. The Centre of Research Excellence in the Early Prevention of Obesity in Childhood (EPOCH) is producing world-leading policy and research to address this.

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Preventing liver cancer project

11 August 2021

A new Prevention Centre research project is conducting innovative modelling to help predict health outcomes and costs of liver cancer surveillance in cirrhotic patients.

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Primary Health Networks as primary research sites

9 August 2021

Australia’s Primary Health Networks (PHNs) have played an important role in several research projects of the Prevention Centre

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Why we are stronger together

14 July 2021

The experience of our world collaboration is showing how partnerships across disciplines, sectors and agencies can reap important benefits for research, policy, practice, and, ultimately, for the community.

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Physical inactivity the Cinderella of risk factors

14 July 2021

Emeritus Professor Adrian Bauman AO is incredibly passionate about the issue of physical activity and systems change and provided a true masterclass …

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Seed funding success

14 July 2021

The Prevention Centre expanded our seed funding grants this year to support innovative new research, capacity building and research translation on top …

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