Dr Katrina Champion

Research Fellow, The Matilda Centre / Faculties of Health


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Selected grants

2019

  • Strong and Deadly Futures: A cluster randomised controlled trial of a computerised school-based alcohol and drug prevention program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students; Stapinski L, Newton N, Snijder M, Doyle M, Champion K, Chapman C; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2017

  • Healthy Lifestyles An innovative implementation model for online interventions to prevent common and emerging risk factors for chronic disease in young Australians; Teesson M, Newton N, Kay-Lambkin F, Champion K, Chapman C, Shoesmith L, Slade T, Mills K, Sunderland M, Bauer J, Parmenter B, Spring B, Lubans D, Allsop S, Hides L, McBride N; Paul Ramsay Foundation/Research Grant.
  • A multiple health behaviour approach to prevent common and emerging risk factors for chronic disease: development and evaluation of a novel online intervention for Australian adolescents; Champion K; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Early Career Fellowships.

Selected publications

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Journals

  • Champion, K., Chapman, C., Newton, N., Brierley, M., Stapinski, L., Kay-Lambkin, F., Nagle, J., Teesson, M. (2018). A web-based toolkit to provide evidence-based resources about crystal methamphetamine for the australian community: Collaborative development of cracks in the ice. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 5(1), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Thornton, L., Chapman, C., Leidl, D., Conroy, C., Teesson, M., Slade, T., Koning, I., Champion, K., Stapinski, L., Newton, N. (2018). Climate schools plus: An online, combined student and parent, universal drug prevention program. Internet Interventions, 12, 36-45. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Teesson, M. (2018). Cluster randomised controlled trial of an online intervention to prevent ecstasy and new psychoactive substance use among adolescents: final results and implications for implementation. BMJ Open, 8(11), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Mather, M., Spring, B., Kay-Lambkin, F., Teesson, M., Newton, N. (2018). Clustering of Multiple Risk Behaviors Among a Sample of 18-Year-Old Australians and Associations With Mental Health Outcomes: A Latent Class Analysis. Frontiers in Public Health, 6, 1-11. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Chapman, C., Slade, T., Conroy, C., Thornton, L., Champion, K., Stapinski, L., Koning, I., Teesson, M. (2018). Internet-based universal prevention for students and parents to prevent alcohol and cannabis use among adolescents: Protocol for the randomized controlled trial of climate schools plus. JMIR Research Protocols, 7(8), 1-16. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Slade, T., Champion, K., Barrett, E., Chapman, C., Smout, A., Lawler, S., Mather, M., Castellanos-Ryan, N., et al (2018). Pathways to prevention: Protocol for the CAP (Climate and Preventure) study to evaluate the long-term effectiveness of school-based universal, selective and combined alcohol misuse prevention into early adulthood. BMC Public Health, 18(1), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Chapman, C., Champion, K., Birrell, L., Deen, H., Brierley, M., Stapinski, L., Kay-Lambkin, F., Newton, N., Teesson, M. (2018). Smartphone Apps About Crystal Methamphetamine (Ice"): Systematic Search in App Stores and Assessment of Composition and Quality". JMIR mHealth and uHealth, 6(11), 1-20. [More Information]
  • Snijder, M., Stapinski, L., Lees, B., Newton, N., Champion, K., Chapman, C., Ward, J., Teesson, M. (2018). Substance use prevention programs for indigenous adolescents in the United States of America, Canada, Australia and New Zealand: Protocol for a systematic review. JMIR Research Protocols, 20(2), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Teesson, M., Mather, M., Champion, K., Barrett, E., Stapinski, L., Carragher, N., Kelly, E., Conrod, P., Slade, T. (2018). Universal cannabis outcomes from the Climate and Preventure (CAP) study: A cluster randomised controlled trial. Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy, 13(1). [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Champion, K., Slade, T., Chapman, C., Stapinski, L., Koning, I., Tonks, Z., Teesson, M. (2017). A systematic review of combined student- and parent-based programs to prevent alcohol and other drug use among adolescents. Drug and Alcohol Review, 36(3), 337-351. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Newton, N., Spring, B., Wafford, Q., Parmenter, B., Teesson, M. (2017). A systematic review of school-based eHealth interventions targeting alcohol use, smoking, physical inactivity, diet, sedentary behaviour and sleep among adolescents: A review protocol. Systematic Reviews, 6(1). [More Information]
  • Teesson, M., Newton, N., Slade, T., Carragher, N., Barrett, E., Champion, K., Kelly, E., Nair, N., Stapinski, L., Conrod, P. (2017). Combined universal and selective prevention for adolescent alcohol use: a cluster randomized controlled trial. Psychological Medicine, 47(10), 1761-1770. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Barrett, E., Slade, T., Teesson, M., Newton, N. (2017). Psychosocial factors associated with adolescent substance use: a longitudinal investigation. Advances in Dual Diagnosis, 10(4), 142-154. [More Information]
  • Birrell, L., Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Prior, K., Champion, K., Mackie, C., Teesson, M., Slade, T. (2017). Trajectories of emotional symptoms in adolescence: impact on alcohol use. Advances in Dual Diagnosis, 10(4), 130-141. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Slade, T., Barrett, E., Teesson, M. (2016). A cross-validation trial of an Internet-based prevention program for alcohol and cannabis: Preliminary results from a cluster randomised controlled trial. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 50(1), 64-73. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Teesson, M. (2016). Effectiveness of a universal internet-based prevention program for ecstasy and new psychoactive substances: a cluster randomized controlled trial. Addiction, 111(8), 1396-1405. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Teesson, M., Newton, N. (2016). Patterns and correlates of new psychoactive substance use in a sample of Australian high school students. Drug and Alcohol Review, 35(3), 338-344. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Newton, N., Teesson, M. (2016). Prevention of alcohol and other drug use and related harm in the digital age: What does the evidence tell us? Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 29(4), 242-249. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Conrod, P., Slade, T., Carragher, N., Champion, K., Barrett, E., Kelly, E., Nair, N., Stapinski, L., Teesson, M. (2016). The long-term effectiveness of a selective, personality-targeted prevention program in reducing alcohol use and related harms: a cluster randomized controlled trial. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 57(9), 1056-1065. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Champion, K., Teesson, M., Bussey, K. (2016). The reliability and validity of the Australian moral disengagement scale. Behaviour Change, 33(3), 136-149. [More Information]
  • Carragher, N., Teesson, M., Sunderland, M., Newton, N., Krueger, R., Conrod, P., Barrett, E., Champion, K., Nair, N., Slade, T. (2016). The structure of adolescent psychopathology: A symptom-level analysis. Psychological Medicine, 46(5), 981-994. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Barrett, E., Castellanos-Ryan, N., Kelly, E., Champion, K., Stapinski, L., Conrod, P., Slade, T., Nair, N., Teesson, M. (2016). The validity of the Substance Use Risk Profile Scale (SURPS) among Australian adolescents. Addictive Behaviors, 53, 23-30. [More Information]
  • Sherman, K., Shaw, L., Champion, K., Caldeira, F., McCaskill, M. (2015). The effect of disease risk probability and disease type on interest in clinic-based versus direct-to-consumer genetic testing services. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 38(5), 706-714. [More Information]
  • Vogl, L., Newton, N., Champion, K., Teesson, M. (2014). A universal harm-minimisation approach to preventing psychostimulant and cannabis use in adolescents: A cluster randomised controlled trial. Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy, 9(24). [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Andrews, G., Champion, K., Teesson, M. (2014). Universal Internet-based prevention for alcohol and cannabis use reduces truancy, psychological distress and moral disengagement: A cluster randomised controlled trial. Preventive Medicine, 65, 109-115. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Teesson, M., Newton, N. (2013). A cluster randomised controlled trial of the Climate Schools: Ecstasy and Emerging Drugs Module in Australian secondary schools: Study protocol. BMC Public Health, 13(1). [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Newton, N., Barrett, E., Teesson, M. (2013). A systematic review of school-based alcohol and other drug prevention programs facilitated by computers or the Internet. Drug and Alcohol Review, 32(2), 115-123. [More Information]

2018

  • Champion, K., Chapman, C., Newton, N., Brierley, M., Stapinski, L., Kay-Lambkin, F., Nagle, J., Teesson, M. (2018). A web-based toolkit to provide evidence-based resources about crystal methamphetamine for the australian community: Collaborative development of cracks in the ice. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 5(1), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Thornton, L., Chapman, C., Leidl, D., Conroy, C., Teesson, M., Slade, T., Koning, I., Champion, K., Stapinski, L., Newton, N. (2018). Climate schools plus: An online, combined student and parent, universal drug prevention program. Internet Interventions, 12, 36-45. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Teesson, M. (2018). Cluster randomised controlled trial of an online intervention to prevent ecstasy and new psychoactive substance use among adolescents: final results and implications for implementation. BMJ Open, 8(11), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Mather, M., Spring, B., Kay-Lambkin, F., Teesson, M., Newton, N. (2018). Clustering of Multiple Risk Behaviors Among a Sample of 18-Year-Old Australians and Associations With Mental Health Outcomes: A Latent Class Analysis. Frontiers in Public Health, 6, 1-11. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Chapman, C., Slade, T., Conroy, C., Thornton, L., Champion, K., Stapinski, L., Koning, I., Teesson, M. (2018). Internet-based universal prevention for students and parents to prevent alcohol and cannabis use among adolescents: Protocol for the randomized controlled trial of climate schools plus. JMIR Research Protocols, 7(8), 1-16. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Slade, T., Champion, K., Barrett, E., Chapman, C., Smout, A., Lawler, S., Mather, M., Castellanos-Ryan, N., et al (2018). Pathways to prevention: Protocol for the CAP (Climate and Preventure) study to evaluate the long-term effectiveness of school-based universal, selective and combined alcohol misuse prevention into early adulthood. BMC Public Health, 18(1), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Chapman, C., Champion, K., Birrell, L., Deen, H., Brierley, M., Stapinski, L., Kay-Lambkin, F., Newton, N., Teesson, M. (2018). Smartphone Apps About Crystal Methamphetamine (Ice"): Systematic Search in App Stores and Assessment of Composition and Quality". JMIR mHealth and uHealth, 6(11), 1-20. [More Information]
  • Snijder, M., Stapinski, L., Lees, B., Newton, N., Champion, K., Chapman, C., Ward, J., Teesson, M. (2018). Substance use prevention programs for indigenous adolescents in the United States of America, Canada, Australia and New Zealand: Protocol for a systematic review. JMIR Research Protocols, 20(2), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Teesson, M., Mather, M., Champion, K., Barrett, E., Stapinski, L., Carragher, N., Kelly, E., Conrod, P., Slade, T. (2018). Universal cannabis outcomes from the Climate and Preventure (CAP) study: A cluster randomised controlled trial. Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy, 13(1). [More Information]

2017

  • Newton, N., Champion, K., Slade, T., Chapman, C., Stapinski, L., Koning, I., Tonks, Z., Teesson, M. (2017). A systematic review of combined student- and parent-based programs to prevent alcohol and other drug use among adolescents. Drug and Alcohol Review, 36(3), 337-351. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Newton, N., Spring, B., Wafford, Q., Parmenter, B., Teesson, M. (2017). A systematic review of school-based eHealth interventions targeting alcohol use, smoking, physical inactivity, diet, sedentary behaviour and sleep among adolescents: A review protocol. Systematic Reviews, 6(1). [More Information]
  • Teesson, M., Newton, N., Slade, T., Carragher, N., Barrett, E., Champion, K., Kelly, E., Nair, N., Stapinski, L., Conrod, P. (2017). Combined universal and selective prevention for adolescent alcohol use: a cluster randomized controlled trial. Psychological Medicine, 47(10), 1761-1770. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Barrett, E., Slade, T., Teesson, M., Newton, N. (2017). Psychosocial factors associated with adolescent substance use: a longitudinal investigation. Advances in Dual Diagnosis, 10(4), 142-154. [More Information]
  • Birrell, L., Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Prior, K., Champion, K., Mackie, C., Teesson, M., Slade, T. (2017). Trajectories of emotional symptoms in adolescence: impact on alcohol use. Advances in Dual Diagnosis, 10(4), 130-141. [More Information]

2016

  • Champion, K., Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Slade, T., Barrett, E., Teesson, M. (2016). A cross-validation trial of an Internet-based prevention program for alcohol and cannabis: Preliminary results from a cluster randomised controlled trial. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 50(1), 64-73. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Teesson, M. (2016). Effectiveness of a universal internet-based prevention program for ecstasy and new psychoactive substances: a cluster randomized controlled trial. Addiction, 111(8), 1396-1405. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Teesson, M., Newton, N. (2016). Patterns and correlates of new psychoactive substance use in a sample of Australian high school students. Drug and Alcohol Review, 35(3), 338-344. [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Newton, N., Teesson, M. (2016). Prevention of alcohol and other drug use and related harm in the digital age: What does the evidence tell us? Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 29(4), 242-249. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Conrod, P., Slade, T., Carragher, N., Champion, K., Barrett, E., Kelly, E., Nair, N., Stapinski, L., Teesson, M. (2016). The long-term effectiveness of a selective, personality-targeted prevention program in reducing alcohol use and related harms: a cluster randomized controlled trial. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 57(9), 1056-1065. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Stapinski, L., Champion, K., Teesson, M., Bussey, K. (2016). The reliability and validity of the Australian moral disengagement scale. Behaviour Change, 33(3), 136-149. [More Information]
  • Carragher, N., Teesson, M., Sunderland, M., Newton, N., Krueger, R., Conrod, P., Barrett, E., Champion, K., Nair, N., Slade, T. (2016). The structure of adolescent psychopathology: A symptom-level analysis. Psychological Medicine, 46(5), 981-994. [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Barrett, E., Castellanos-Ryan, N., Kelly, E., Champion, K., Stapinski, L., Conrod, P., Slade, T., Nair, N., Teesson, M. (2016). The validity of the Substance Use Risk Profile Scale (SURPS) among Australian adolescents. Addictive Behaviors, 53, 23-30. [More Information]

2015

  • Sherman, K., Shaw, L., Champion, K., Caldeira, F., McCaskill, M. (2015). The effect of disease risk probability and disease type on interest in clinic-based versus direct-to-consumer genetic testing services. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 38(5), 706-714. [More Information]

2014

  • Vogl, L., Newton, N., Champion, K., Teesson, M. (2014). A universal harm-minimisation approach to preventing psychostimulant and cannabis use in adolescents: A cluster randomised controlled trial. Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy, 9(24). [More Information]
  • Newton, N., Andrews, G., Champion, K., Teesson, M. (2014). Universal Internet-based prevention for alcohol and cannabis use reduces truancy, psychological distress and moral disengagement: A cluster randomised controlled trial. Preventive Medicine, 65, 109-115. [More Information]

2013

  • Champion, K., Teesson, M., Newton, N. (2013). A cluster randomised controlled trial of the Climate Schools: Ecstasy and Emerging Drugs Module in Australian secondary schools: Study protocol. BMC Public Health, 13(1). [More Information]
  • Champion, K., Newton, N., Barrett, E., Teesson, M. (2013). A systematic review of school-based alcohol and other drug prevention programs facilitated by computers or the Internet. Drug and Alcohol Review, 32(2), 115-123. [More Information]

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