Professor Melanie Wakefield

Adjunct Professor
Public Health, School of Public Health

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Books

  • Scollo, M., Wakefield, M., Sullivan, D., Roberts, L., Purcell, K., Larkin, S., Connors, C., Chapman, S., Briggs, V., Daube, M. (2008). Technical Report No.2 Tobacco Control in Australia: Making Smoking History. Canberra: Commonwealth of Australia.

Journals

  • Dixon, H., Scully, M., Niven, P., Kelly, B., Chapman, K., Donovan, R., Martin, J., Baur, L., Crawford, D., Wakefield, M. (2014). Effects of nutrient content claims, sports celebrity endorsements and premium offers on pre-adolescent children's food preferences: experimental research. Pediatric Obesity, 9(2), e47-e57. [More Information]
  • Niven, P., Scully, M., Morley, B., Crawford, D., Baur, L., Wakefield, M. (2014). Socio-economic disparities in Australian adolescents' eating behaviours. Public Health Nutrition, 17(12), 2753-2758. [More Information]
  • Chapman, S., Wakefield, M. (2013). Large-scale unassisted smoking cessation over 50 years: lessons from history for endgame planning in tobacco control. Tobacco Control, 22(Suppl 1), i33-i35. [More Information]
  • Dunlop, S., Cotter, T., Perez, D., Wakefield, M. (2013). Televised antismoking advertising: Effects of level and duration of exposure. American Journal of Public Health, 103(8), e66-e73. [More Information]
  • Scully, M., Wakefield, M., Niven, P., Chapman, K., Crawford, D., Pratt, I., Baur, L., Flood, V., Morley, B. (2012). Association between food marketing exposure and adolescents' food choices and eating behaviors. Appetite, 58(2012), 1-5. [More Information]
  • Morley, B., Scully, M., Niven, P., Baur, L., Crawford, D., Flood, V., Okley, A., Pratt, I., Salmon, J., Wakefield, M. (2012). Prevalence and socio-demographic distribution of eating, physical activity and sedentary behaviours among Australian adolescents. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 23(3), 213-218. [More Information]
  • Chapman, S., Wakefield, M. (2012). Smoking cessation strategies. BMJ, 344, e1732-e1732. [More Information]
  • Morley, B., Scully, M., Niven, P., Okley, A., Baur, L., Pratt, I., Wakefield, M. (2012). What factors are associated with excess body weight in Australian secondary school students? Medical Journal of Australia, 196(3), 189-192. [More Information]
  • Dixon, H., Scully, M., Wakefield, M., Kelly, B., Chapman, K., Donovan, R. (2011). Parent's responses to nutrient claims and sports celebrity endorsements on energy-dense and nutrient-poor foods : an experimental study. Public Health Nutrition, 14(6), 1071-1079. [More Information]
  • Dunlop, S., Wakefield, M., Kashima, Y. (2010). Pathways to Persuasion: Cognitive and Experiential Responses to Health-Promoting Mass Media Messages. Communication Research, 37(1), 133-164. [More Information]
  • Dunlop, S., Kashima, Y., Wakefield, M. (2010). Predictors and Consequences of Conversations About Health Promoting Media Messages. Communication Monographs, 77(4), 518-539. [More Information]
  • Gartner, C., Chapman, S., Hall, W., Wakefield, M. (2010). Why we need tobacco sales data for good tobacco control. Medical Journal of Australia, 192(1), 3-4. [More Information]
  • Dobbinson, S., White, V., Wakefield, M., Jamsen, K., White, V., Livingston, P., English, D., Simpson, J. (2009). Adolescents' use of purpose built shade in secondary schools: cluster randomised controlled trial. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 338(Article number: b95), b95-1-b95-6. [More Information]
  • McLeod, K., Wakefield, M., Chapman, S., Smith, K., Durkin, S. (2009). Changes in the news representation of smokers and tobacco-related media advocacy from 1995 to 2005 in Australia. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 63(3), 215-220. [More Information]
  • Morley, B., Wakefield, M., Dunlop, S., Hill, D. (2009). Impact of a mass media campaign linking abdominal obesity and cancer: a natural exposure evaluation. Health Education Research, 24(6), 1069-1079. [More Information]
  • Clements, M., Wakefield, M., Chapman, S. (2009). Impact of Australian celebrity diagnoses on prostate cancer screening. Medical Journal of Australia, 191(10), 574-575. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Cameron, M., Murphy, M. (2009). Potential for Smoke-Free Policies in Social Venues to Prevent Smoking Uptake and Reduce Relapse: A Qualitative Study. Health Promotion Practice, 10(1), 119-127. [More Information]
  • Dunlop, S., Wakefield, M., Kashima, Y. (2009). Something to talk about: Affective responses to public health mass media campaigns and behaviour change. Journal of Health and Mass Communication, 1(3-Apr), 210-234.
  • Siahpush, M., Wakefield, M., Spittal, M., Durkin, S., Scollo, M. (2009). Taxation Reduces Social Disparities in Adult Smoking Prevalence. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. [More Information]
  • Scully, M., Dixon, H., Wakefield, M. (2008). Association between commercial television exposure and fast-food consumption among adults. Public Health Nutrition, 12(1), 105-110. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Liberman, J. (2008). Back to the future: tobacco industry interference, evidence and the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. Tobacco Control, 17(3), 145-146. [More Information]
  • Dunlop, S., Wakefield, M., Kashima, Y. (2008). Can you feel it? Risk, emotion, and narrative in health communication. Media Psychology, 11, 52-75.
  • White, V., Webster, B., Wakefield, M. (2008). Do graphic health warning labels have an impact on adolescents' smoking-related beliefs and behaviours? Addiction, 103(9), 1562-1571. [More Information]
  • Mullins, R., Wakefield, M., Broun, K. (2008). Encouraging the right women to attend for cervical cancer screening: results from a targeted television campaign in Victoria, Australia. Health Education Research, 23(3), 477-486. [More Information]
  • Biener, L., Wakefield, M., Shiner, C., Siegel, M. (2008). How broadcast volume and emotional content affect youth recall of anti-tobacco advertising. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 35(1), 14-19. [More Information]
  • McLeod, K., White, V., Mullins, R., Davey, C., Wakefield, M., Hill, D. (2008). How do friends influence smoking uptake? Findings from qualitative interviews with identical twins. Journal of Genetic Psychology, 169(2), 117-131. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Germain, D., Durkin, S. (2008). How does increasingly plainer cigarette packaging influence adult smokers' perceptions about brand image? An experimental study. Tobacco Control, 17(6), 416-421. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Durkin, S., Spittal, M., Siahpush, M., Scollo, M., Chapman, S., Simpson, J., White, V., Hill, D. (2008). Impact of tobacco control policies and mass media campaigns on monthly adult smoking prevalence. American Journal of Public Health, 98(8), 1443-1450. [More Information]
  • Durkin, S., Wakefield, M. (2008). Interrupting a narrative transportation experience: program placement effects on responses to antismoking advertising. Journal of Health Communication: international perspectives, 13(7), 667-680. [More Information]
  • Smith, K., Siebel, C., Pham, L., Cho, J., Singer, R., Chaloupka, F., Griswold, M., Wakefield, M. (2008). News on tobacco and public attitudes toward smokefree air policies in the United States. Health Policy, 86(1), 42-52. [More Information]
  • Dixon, H., Dobbinson, S., Wakefield, M., Jamsen, K., McLeod, K. (2008). Portrayal of tanning, clothing fashion and shade use in Australian women's magazines, 1987-2005. Health Education Research, 23(5), 791-802. [More Information]
  • Dobbinson, S., Wakefield, M., Hill, D., Girgis, A., Aitken, J., Beckmann, K., Reeder, A., Herd, N., Fairthorne, A., Bowles, K. (2008). Prevalence and determinants of Australian adolescents' and adults' weekend sun protection and sunburn, summer 2003-2004. Journal Of The American Academy Of Dermatology, 59(4), 602-614. [More Information]
  • Smith, K., Wakefield, M., Terry-McElrath, Y., Chaloupka, F., Flay, B., Johnston, L., Saba, A., Siebel, C. (2008). Relation between newspaper coverage of tobacco issues and smoking attitudes and behaviour among American teens. Tobacco Control, 17(1), 17-24. [More Information]
  • Dunlop, S., Wakefield, M., Kashima, Y. (2008). The contribution of antismoking advertising to quitting: intra- and interpersonal processes. Journal of Health Communication: international perspectives, 13(3), 250-266. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Germain, D., Henriksen, L. (2008). The effect of retail cigarette pack displays on impulse purchase. Addiction, 103(2), 322-8. [More Information]
  • Scully, M., Wakefield, M., Dixon, H. (2008). Trends in news coverage about skin cancer prevention, 1993-2006: increasingly mixed messages for the public. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 32(5), 461-466. [More Information]
  • Hill, D., Wakefield, M. (2008). Understanding and influencing cancer-related beliefs and behaviour can improve outcome. Lancet Oncology, 9(11), 1020-1021. [More Information]
  • Dixon, H., Lagerlund, M., Spittal, M., Hill, D., Dobbinson, S., Wakefield, M. (2008). Use of sun-protective clothing at outdoor leisure settings from 1992 to 2002: serial cross-sectional observation survey. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, 17(2), 428-434. [More Information]
  • Dobbinson, S., Wakefield, M., Jamsen, K., Herd, N., Spittal, M., Lipscomb, J., Hill, D. (2008). Weekend sun protection and sunburn in Australia trends (1987-2002) and association with SunSmart television advertising. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 34(2), 94-101. [More Information]
  • Siahpush, M., Wakefield, M., Spittal, M., Durkin, S. (2007). Antismoking television advertising and socioeconomic variations in calls to Quitline. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 61(4), 298-301. [More Information]
  • Livingston, P., Wakefield, M., Elwood, J. (2007). Community attitudes towards the early detection of cancer in Victoria, Australia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 31(1), 26-29. [More Information]
  • Germain, D., Wakefield, M., Durkin, S. (2007). Non-smokers' responses when smokers light up: a population-based study. Preventive Medicine, 45(1), 21-25. [More Information]
  • Terry-McElrath, Y., Wakefield, M., Emery, S., Saffer, H., Szczypka, G., O'Malley, P., Johnston, L., Chaloupka, F., Flay, B. (2007). State anti-tobacco advertising and smoking outcomes by gender and race/ethnicity. Ethnicity and Health, 12(4), 339-362. [More Information]
  • Dixon, H., Scully, M., Wakefield, M., White, V., Crawford, D. (2007). The effects of television advertisements for junk food versus nutritious food on children's food attitudes and preferences. Social Science and Medicine, 65(7), 1311-1323. [More Information]
  • Davis, R., Wakefield, M., Amos, A., Gupta, P. (2007). The Hitchhiker's Guide to Tobacco Control: a global assessment of harms, remedies, and controversies. Annual review of public health, 28. [More Information]
  • Slater, S., Chaloupka, F., Wakefield, M., Johnston, L., O'Malley, P. (2007). The Impact of Retail Cigarette Marketing Practices on Youth Smoking Uptake. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 161(5), 440-445. [More Information]
  • Szczypka, G., Wakefield, M., Emery, S., Terry-McElrath, Y., Flay, B., Chaloupka, F. (2007). Working to make an image: an analysis of three Philip Morris corporate image media campaigns. Tobacco Control, 16(5), 344-350. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., McLeod, K., Perry, C. (2006). "Stay away from them until you're old enough to make a decision": Tobacco company testimony about youth smoking initiation. Tobacco Control, 15(SUPPL. 4), iv44-iv53. [More Information]
  • Dobbinson, S., Wakefield, M., Sambell, N. (2006). Access to commercial indoor tanning facilities by adults with highly sensitive skin and by under-age youth: compliance tests at solarium centres in Melbourne, Australia. European Journal of Cancer Prevention, 15(5), 424-430. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Germain, D. (2006). Adult smokers' use of point-of-sale displays to select cigarette brands. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 30(5), 483-484. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Germain, D., Durkin, S., Henriksen, L. (2006). An experimental study of effects on schoolchildren of exposure to point-of-sale cigarette advertising and pack displays. Health Education Research, 21(3), 338-347. [More Information]
  • Hyland, A., Wakefield, M., Higbee, C., Szczypka, G., Cummings, K. (2006). Anti-tobacco television advertising and indicators of smoking cessation in adults: A cohort study. Health Education Research, 21(3), 348-354. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Terry-McElrath, Y., Emery, S., Saffer, H., Chaloupka, F., Szczypka, G., Flay, B., O'Malley, P., Johnston, L. (2006). Effect of televised, tobacco company-funded smoking prevention advertising on youth smoking-related beliefs, intentions, and behavior. American Journal of Public Health, 96(12), 2154-2160. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Durrant, R. (2006). Effects of exposure of youths at risk for smoking to television advertising for nicotine replacement therapy and Zyban┬«: An experimental study. Health Communication, 19(3), 253-258. [More Information]
  • Biener, L., Reimer, R., Wakefield, M., Szczypka, G., Rigotti, N., Connolly, G. (2006). Impact of smoking cessation aids and mass media among recent quitters. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 30(3), 217-224. [More Information]
  • Durkin, S., Wakefield, M., Spittal, M. (2006). Looking for boomerang effects: a pre-post experimental study of the effects of exposure of youth to television advertising for nicotine replacement therapy and Zyban. Addictive Behaviors, 31(12), 2158-2168. [More Information]
  • Smith, K., Wakefield, M. (2006). Newspaper coverage of youth and tobacco: Implications for public health. Health Communication, 19(1), 19-28. [More Information]
  • Patton, G., Coffey, C., Carlin, J., Sawyer, S., Wakefield, M. (2006). Teen smokers reach their mid twenties. Journal of Adolescent Health, 39(2), 214-220. [More Information]
  • Clegg-Smith, K., Wakefield, M., Edsall, E. (2006). The good news about smoking: how do U.S. newspapers cover tobacco issues? Journal of Public Health Policy, 27(2), 166-181. [More Information]
  • Dixon, H., Mullins, R., Wakefield, M., Hill, D. (2004). Encouraging the Consumption of Fruit and Vegetables by Older Australians: An Experiential Study. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 36(5), 245-249. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Olver, I., Whitford, H., Rosenfeld, E. (2004). Motivational interviewing as a smoking cessation intervention for patients with cancer: Randomized controlled trial. Nursing Research, 53(6), 396-405. [More Information]
  • Chapman, S., Wakefield, M., Durkin, S. (2004). Smoking Status Of 132,176 People Advertising On A Dating Website. Are Smokers More "Desperate And Dateless"? Medical Journal of Australia, 181(11-12), 672-674.
  • Wakefield, M., Kloska, D., O'Malley, P., Johnston, L., Chaloupka, F., Pierce, J., Giovino, G., Ruel, E., Flay, B. (2004). The role of smoking intentions in predicting future smoking among youth: findings from Monitoring the Future data. Addiction, 99(7), 914-922. [More Information]
  • Chapman, S., Wakefield, M. (2001). Tobacco control advocacy in Australia: Reflections on 30 years of progress. Health Education and Behavior, 28 (3), 274-289.

2014

  • Dixon, H., Scully, M., Niven, P., Kelly, B., Chapman, K., Donovan, R., Martin, J., Baur, L., Crawford, D., Wakefield, M. (2014). Effects of nutrient content claims, sports celebrity endorsements and premium offers on pre-adolescent children's food preferences: experimental research. Pediatric Obesity, 9(2), e47-e57. [More Information]
  • Niven, P., Scully, M., Morley, B., Crawford, D., Baur, L., Wakefield, M. (2014). Socio-economic disparities in Australian adolescents' eating behaviours. Public Health Nutrition, 17(12), 2753-2758. [More Information]

2013

  • Chapman, S., Wakefield, M. (2013). Large-scale unassisted smoking cessation over 50 years: lessons from history for endgame planning in tobacco control. Tobacco Control, 22(Suppl 1), i33-i35. [More Information]
  • Dunlop, S., Cotter, T., Perez, D., Wakefield, M. (2013). Televised antismoking advertising: Effects of level and duration of exposure. American Journal of Public Health, 103(8), e66-e73. [More Information]

2012

  • Scully, M., Wakefield, M., Niven, P., Chapman, K., Crawford, D., Pratt, I., Baur, L., Flood, V., Morley, B. (2012). Association between food marketing exposure and adolescents' food choices and eating behaviors. Appetite, 58(2012), 1-5. [More Information]
  • Morley, B., Scully, M., Niven, P., Baur, L., Crawford, D., Flood, V., Okley, A., Pratt, I., Salmon, J., Wakefield, M. (2012). Prevalence and socio-demographic distribution of eating, physical activity and sedentary behaviours among Australian adolescents. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 23(3), 213-218. [More Information]
  • Chapman, S., Wakefield, M. (2012). Smoking cessation strategies. BMJ, 344, e1732-e1732. [More Information]
  • Morley, B., Scully, M., Niven, P., Okley, A., Baur, L., Pratt, I., Wakefield, M. (2012). What factors are associated with excess body weight in Australian secondary school students? Medical Journal of Australia, 196(3), 189-192. [More Information]

2011

  • Dixon, H., Scully, M., Wakefield, M., Kelly, B., Chapman, K., Donovan, R. (2011). Parent's responses to nutrient claims and sports celebrity endorsements on energy-dense and nutrient-poor foods : an experimental study. Public Health Nutrition, 14(6), 1071-1079. [More Information]

2010

  • Dunlop, S., Wakefield, M., Kashima, Y. (2010). Pathways to Persuasion: Cognitive and Experiential Responses to Health-Promoting Mass Media Messages. Communication Research, 37(1), 133-164. [More Information]
  • Dunlop, S., Kashima, Y., Wakefield, M. (2010). Predictors and Consequences of Conversations About Health Promoting Media Messages. Communication Monographs, 77(4), 518-539. [More Information]
  • Gartner, C., Chapman, S., Hall, W., Wakefield, M. (2010). Why we need tobacco sales data for good tobacco control. Medical Journal of Australia, 192(1), 3-4. [More Information]

2009

  • Dobbinson, S., White, V., Wakefield, M., Jamsen, K., White, V., Livingston, P., English, D., Simpson, J. (2009). Adolescents' use of purpose built shade in secondary schools: cluster randomised controlled trial. BMJ: British Medical Journal, 338(Article number: b95), b95-1-b95-6. [More Information]
  • McLeod, K., Wakefield, M., Chapman, S., Smith, K., Durkin, S. (2009). Changes in the news representation of smokers and tobacco-related media advocacy from 1995 to 2005 in Australia. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 63(3), 215-220. [More Information]
  • Morley, B., Wakefield, M., Dunlop, S., Hill, D. (2009). Impact of a mass media campaign linking abdominal obesity and cancer: a natural exposure evaluation. Health Education Research, 24(6), 1069-1079. [More Information]
  • Clements, M., Wakefield, M., Chapman, S. (2009). Impact of Australian celebrity diagnoses on prostate cancer screening. Medical Journal of Australia, 191(10), 574-575. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Cameron, M., Murphy, M. (2009). Potential for Smoke-Free Policies in Social Venues to Prevent Smoking Uptake and Reduce Relapse: A Qualitative Study. Health Promotion Practice, 10(1), 119-127. [More Information]
  • Dunlop, S., Wakefield, M., Kashima, Y. (2009). Something to talk about: Affective responses to public health mass media campaigns and behaviour change. Journal of Health and Mass Communication, 1(3-Apr), 210-234.
  • Siahpush, M., Wakefield, M., Spittal, M., Durkin, S., Scollo, M. (2009). Taxation Reduces Social Disparities in Adult Smoking Prevalence. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. [More Information]

2008

  • Scully, M., Dixon, H., Wakefield, M. (2008). Association between commercial television exposure and fast-food consumption among adults. Public Health Nutrition, 12(1), 105-110. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Liberman, J. (2008). Back to the future: tobacco industry interference, evidence and the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. Tobacco Control, 17(3), 145-146. [More Information]
  • Dunlop, S., Wakefield, M., Kashima, Y. (2008). Can you feel it? Risk, emotion, and narrative in health communication. Media Psychology, 11, 52-75.
  • White, V., Webster, B., Wakefield, M. (2008). Do graphic health warning labels have an impact on adolescents' smoking-related beliefs and behaviours? Addiction, 103(9), 1562-1571. [More Information]
  • Mullins, R., Wakefield, M., Broun, K. (2008). Encouraging the right women to attend for cervical cancer screening: results from a targeted television campaign in Victoria, Australia. Health Education Research, 23(3), 477-486. [More Information]
  • Biener, L., Wakefield, M., Shiner, C., Siegel, M. (2008). How broadcast volume and emotional content affect youth recall of anti-tobacco advertising. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 35(1), 14-19. [More Information]
  • McLeod, K., White, V., Mullins, R., Davey, C., Wakefield, M., Hill, D. (2008). How do friends influence smoking uptake? Findings from qualitative interviews with identical twins. Journal of Genetic Psychology, 169(2), 117-131. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Germain, D., Durkin, S. (2008). How does increasingly plainer cigarette packaging influence adult smokers' perceptions about brand image? An experimental study. Tobacco Control, 17(6), 416-421. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Durkin, S., Spittal, M., Siahpush, M., Scollo, M., Chapman, S., Simpson, J., White, V., Hill, D. (2008). Impact of tobacco control policies and mass media campaigns on monthly adult smoking prevalence. American Journal of Public Health, 98(8), 1443-1450. [More Information]
  • Durkin, S., Wakefield, M. (2008). Interrupting a narrative transportation experience: program placement effects on responses to antismoking advertising. Journal of Health Communication: international perspectives, 13(7), 667-680. [More Information]
  • Smith, K., Siebel, C., Pham, L., Cho, J., Singer, R., Chaloupka, F., Griswold, M., Wakefield, M. (2008). News on tobacco and public attitudes toward smokefree air policies in the United States. Health Policy, 86(1), 42-52. [More Information]
  • Dixon, H., Dobbinson, S., Wakefield, M., Jamsen, K., McLeod, K. (2008). Portrayal of tanning, clothing fashion and shade use in Australian women's magazines, 1987-2005. Health Education Research, 23(5), 791-802. [More Information]
  • Dobbinson, S., Wakefield, M., Hill, D., Girgis, A., Aitken, J., Beckmann, K., Reeder, A., Herd, N., Fairthorne, A., Bowles, K. (2008). Prevalence and determinants of Australian adolescents' and adults' weekend sun protection and sunburn, summer 2003-2004. Journal Of The American Academy Of Dermatology, 59(4), 602-614. [More Information]
  • Smith, K., Wakefield, M., Terry-McElrath, Y., Chaloupka, F., Flay, B., Johnston, L., Saba, A., Siebel, C. (2008). Relation between newspaper coverage of tobacco issues and smoking attitudes and behaviour among American teens. Tobacco Control, 17(1), 17-24. [More Information]
  • Scollo, M., Wakefield, M., Sullivan, D., Roberts, L., Purcell, K., Larkin, S., Connors, C., Chapman, S., Briggs, V., Daube, M. (2008). Technical Report No.2 Tobacco Control in Australia: Making Smoking History. Canberra: Commonwealth of Australia.
  • Dunlop, S., Wakefield, M., Kashima, Y. (2008). The contribution of antismoking advertising to quitting: intra- and interpersonal processes. Journal of Health Communication: international perspectives, 13(3), 250-266. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Germain, D., Henriksen, L. (2008). The effect of retail cigarette pack displays on impulse purchase. Addiction, 103(2), 322-8. [More Information]
  • Scully, M., Wakefield, M., Dixon, H. (2008). Trends in news coverage about skin cancer prevention, 1993-2006: increasingly mixed messages for the public. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 32(5), 461-466. [More Information]
  • Hill, D., Wakefield, M. (2008). Understanding and influencing cancer-related beliefs and behaviour can improve outcome. Lancet Oncology, 9(11), 1020-1021. [More Information]
  • Dixon, H., Lagerlund, M., Spittal, M., Hill, D., Dobbinson, S., Wakefield, M. (2008). Use of sun-protective clothing at outdoor leisure settings from 1992 to 2002: serial cross-sectional observation survey. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, 17(2), 428-434. [More Information]
  • Dobbinson, S., Wakefield, M., Jamsen, K., Herd, N., Spittal, M., Lipscomb, J., Hill, D. (2008). Weekend sun protection and sunburn in Australia trends (1987-2002) and association with SunSmart television advertising. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 34(2), 94-101. [More Information]

2007

  • Siahpush, M., Wakefield, M., Spittal, M., Durkin, S. (2007). Antismoking television advertising and socioeconomic variations in calls to Quitline. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 61(4), 298-301. [More Information]
  • Livingston, P., Wakefield, M., Elwood, J. (2007). Community attitudes towards the early detection of cancer in Victoria, Australia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 31(1), 26-29. [More Information]
  • Germain, D., Wakefield, M., Durkin, S. (2007). Non-smokers' responses when smokers light up: a population-based study. Preventive Medicine, 45(1), 21-25. [More Information]
  • Terry-McElrath, Y., Wakefield, M., Emery, S., Saffer, H., Szczypka, G., O'Malley, P., Johnston, L., Chaloupka, F., Flay, B. (2007). State anti-tobacco advertising and smoking outcomes by gender and race/ethnicity. Ethnicity and Health, 12(4), 339-362. [More Information]
  • Dixon, H., Scully, M., Wakefield, M., White, V., Crawford, D. (2007). The effects of television advertisements for junk food versus nutritious food on children's food attitudes and preferences. Social Science and Medicine, 65(7), 1311-1323. [More Information]
  • Davis, R., Wakefield, M., Amos, A., Gupta, P. (2007). The Hitchhiker's Guide to Tobacco Control: a global assessment of harms, remedies, and controversies. Annual review of public health, 28. [More Information]
  • Slater, S., Chaloupka, F., Wakefield, M., Johnston, L., O'Malley, P. (2007). The Impact of Retail Cigarette Marketing Practices on Youth Smoking Uptake. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 161(5), 440-445. [More Information]
  • Szczypka, G., Wakefield, M., Emery, S., Terry-McElrath, Y., Flay, B., Chaloupka, F. (2007). Working to make an image: an analysis of three Philip Morris corporate image media campaigns. Tobacco Control, 16(5), 344-350. [More Information]

2006

  • Wakefield, M., McLeod, K., Perry, C. (2006). "Stay away from them until you're old enough to make a decision": Tobacco company testimony about youth smoking initiation. Tobacco Control, 15(SUPPL. 4), iv44-iv53. [More Information]
  • Dobbinson, S., Wakefield, M., Sambell, N. (2006). Access to commercial indoor tanning facilities by adults with highly sensitive skin and by under-age youth: compliance tests at solarium centres in Melbourne, Australia. European Journal of Cancer Prevention, 15(5), 424-430. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Germain, D. (2006). Adult smokers' use of point-of-sale displays to select cigarette brands. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 30(5), 483-484. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Germain, D., Durkin, S., Henriksen, L. (2006). An experimental study of effects on schoolchildren of exposure to point-of-sale cigarette advertising and pack displays. Health Education Research, 21(3), 338-347. [More Information]
  • Hyland, A., Wakefield, M., Higbee, C., Szczypka, G., Cummings, K. (2006). Anti-tobacco television advertising and indicators of smoking cessation in adults: A cohort study. Health Education Research, 21(3), 348-354. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Terry-McElrath, Y., Emery, S., Saffer, H., Chaloupka, F., Szczypka, G., Flay, B., O'Malley, P., Johnston, L. (2006). Effect of televised, tobacco company-funded smoking prevention advertising on youth smoking-related beliefs, intentions, and behavior. American Journal of Public Health, 96(12), 2154-2160. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Durrant, R. (2006). Effects of exposure of youths at risk for smoking to television advertising for nicotine replacement therapy and Zyban┬«: An experimental study. Health Communication, 19(3), 253-258. [More Information]
  • Biener, L., Reimer, R., Wakefield, M., Szczypka, G., Rigotti, N., Connolly, G. (2006). Impact of smoking cessation aids and mass media among recent quitters. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 30(3), 217-224. [More Information]
  • Durkin, S., Wakefield, M., Spittal, M. (2006). Looking for boomerang effects: a pre-post experimental study of the effects of exposure of youth to television advertising for nicotine replacement therapy and Zyban. Addictive Behaviors, 31(12), 2158-2168. [More Information]
  • Smith, K., Wakefield, M. (2006). Newspaper coverage of youth and tobacco: Implications for public health. Health Communication, 19(1), 19-28. [More Information]
  • Patton, G., Coffey, C., Carlin, J., Sawyer, S., Wakefield, M. (2006). Teen smokers reach their mid twenties. Journal of Adolescent Health, 39(2), 214-220. [More Information]
  • Clegg-Smith, K., Wakefield, M., Edsall, E. (2006). The good news about smoking: how do U.S. newspapers cover tobacco issues? Journal of Public Health Policy, 27(2), 166-181. [More Information]

2004

  • Dixon, H., Mullins, R., Wakefield, M., Hill, D. (2004). Encouraging the Consumption of Fruit and Vegetables by Older Australians: An Experiential Study. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 36(5), 245-249. [More Information]
  • Wakefield, M., Olver, I., Whitford, H., Rosenfeld, E. (2004). Motivational interviewing as a smoking cessation intervention for patients with cancer: Randomized controlled trial. Nursing Research, 53(6), 396-405. [More Information]
  • Chapman, S., Wakefield, M., Durkin, S. (2004). Smoking Status Of 132,176 People Advertising On A Dating Website. Are Smokers More "Desperate And Dateless"? Medical Journal of Australia, 181(11-12), 672-674.
  • Wakefield, M., Kloska, D., O'Malley, P., Johnston, L., Chaloupka, F., Pierce, J., Giovino, G., Ruel, E., Flay, B. (2004). The role of smoking intentions in predicting future smoking among youth: findings from Monitoring the Future data. Addiction, 99(7), 914-922. [More Information]

2001

  • Chapman, S., Wakefield, M. (2001). Tobacco control advocacy in Australia: Reflections on 30 years of progress. Health Education and Behavior, 28 (3), 274-289.

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