PRC Newsletters


The Prevention Research Collaboration regularly issues a newsletter, “What’s new in prevention research?”. The newsletter presents updates on our research in physical activity, nutrition and obesity prevention.

ENewsletters

PRC Newsletter June 2015
PRC Newsletter Dec 2014
PRC Newsletter Sept 2014
PRC Sept 2013






Covering:
*Making workplaces and workers healthier
*Translational research: highlights from PRC
*Making healthy food choices
*SPANS: the benefits of population monitoring of children's weight and weight-related behaviours
*Getting to the bottom of sitting and health

Read what's new in prevention research? September 2013







April 2013 newsletter






Covering:
*Increasing physical activity in young primary school children
*Changing the way we work - sitting less and standing more
*We farewell Alexis St.George
*Evalute Community-based obesity prevention initiatives
*Butt out big tobacco

Read what's new in prevention research? April 2013







Dec newsletter





Covering:
*Physical activity features in the Lancet
*We farewell Lesley King
*Evaluation of the NSW Quitline
*Workplace health promotion
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? December 2012







Newsletter August 2012





Covering:
*Health Promotion in sport
*Translational research
*New role for Chris Rissel
*Outdoor food advertising in Mongolia
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? August 2012






Newsletter April 2012





Covering:
*Shifting Curves
*Obesity Evidence Update
*CPHN Collaboration
*Step by Step in Workplace
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? April 2012






PRC Newsletter November 2011





Covering:
*Translational Research Forum
*Consumer responses to guidelines
*News angles on obesity prevention
*Menagerie characters in Australian supermarkets
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? November 2011







PRC Newsletter August 2011






Covering:
*Household practices influence adolescents' weight-related behaviours
*At the coal face ...
*In the news ...
*Dairy consumption review
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? August 2011






PRC Newsletter April 2011





Covering:
*How did Measure Up measure up?
*SPANS 2010 results
*Food mapping
*Cycling preceptions & representation
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? April 2011






PRC Newsletter December 2010





Covering:
*Time to make a stand - about sitting at work
*Healthy Living Tax Incentives: Canadian tax credits to promote physical activity
*Darwinians more active than Sydney-siders
*"Treats, sometimes foods, junk ...": exploring 'extra' foods with parents of young children
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? December 2010






PRC Newsletter August 2010





Covering:
*Children's Sport: Who are the major sponsors?
*Early prevention of childhood obesity
*Playground usage in a Sydney park
*Maintaining effects of a staff walking program in SWSAHS
*plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? August 2010








PRC Newsletter May 2010







Covering:
* Workplace physical activity and healthy diet interventions
* Does promoting new bicycle paths increase cycling and physical activity?
* Parents need time, money and options for kids' organised sports
* The Cyber-Diet: Internet food marketing to children
* plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? May 2010






PRC Newsletter 2009





Covering:
* PANORG's Framework for Monitoring Overweight and Obesity in NSW
* Do It For Life Program
* Visit from Professor Cora Craig
* National Preventative Health Strategy
* plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? December 2009








PRC Newsletter August 2009







Covering:
* Evaluating NSW Get Healthy
* PRC publications
* Soft drinks, weight status and health: a review
* School of Public Health courses
* plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? August 2009






PRC Newsletter May 2009







Covering:
* Introducing PANORG
* Sit but fit - does screen time affect kid's fitness?
* Traffic light labelling - will it get green light?
* Adults across NSW are walking more
* plus more ...

Read what's new in prevention research? May 2009