Research projects

The following lists all Prevention Centre research projects, current and completed, in chronological order from newest to oldest.

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Healthy public policy to support healthy and equitable eating

The project produced evidence to support public policies that enable healthy and equitable eating, with a focus on the food and social systems.

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Economic analysis of prevention: Evaluating the ripple effect

This project developed an approach to the economic analysis of prevention programs that is potentially broader than conventional forms of economic evaluation but simple enough to be used routinely.

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Informing a national approach to Aboriginal tobacco control

This project looked at current programs and assessed best practice and opportunities for improvement. It provided 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 developed ways to measure the key factors that make our cities healthy and liveable. The researchers worked 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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