PRC Reports

On this page you will find reports produced as part of the work program of PRC for Government and other agencies.

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2014

  • O'Hara B J, Phongsavan P, McGill B, Maxwell M, Ahmed N, Raheb S, Bauman A E. (2014) NSW Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service The First Five Years 2009-2013. Prevention Research Collaboration (PRC), The University of Sydney. View the report here.

2013

  • Hector D, Hebden L. (2013) Prevention of excessive gestational weight gain: an evidence review to inform policy and practice. Physical Activity Nutrition & Obesity Research Group (PANORG) The University of Sydney. View the report here.
  • Hector D, St.George A. (2013) Scoping review for the NSW Get Healthy@Work Organisational Support Service: a component of the NSW Healthy Workers Initiative. Physical Activity Nutrition & Obesity Research Group (PANORG) The University of Sydney. View report here and View the appendices here.
  • Rissel C and Watkins G. (2013) Impact evaluation of adult cycle training through the AustCycle Program 2010 – 2013. Sydney: University of Sydney and AustCycle. View report here.
  • St.George A, King L, Bennie J, Porters C, Hing L, Mc Nicholas J. (2013) Evaluation of the effectiveness of disseminating workplace health promotion resources to businesses. Prevention Research Collaboration (PRC). The University of Sydney. View report here.
  • St.George A, Laws R, King, L, Hector D, Portors C. (2013) Results of a survey on workplace health promotion in businesses in Lithgow. Physical Activity Nutrition & Obesity Research Group (PANORG) The University of Sydney. View report here.
  • Thomas M, Ong N, Hart K, Ramia I, Verstege E (ARTD Consultants) and Hardy LL (expert adviser). (2013) Evaluation of two Australian Rugby Union sports recruitment programs for NSW Sport and Recreation. Sydney: Office of Communities.
  • Wiggers J, Wolfenden L, Campbell E, Gillham K, Bell C, Sutherland R, Hardy LL, King L, Grunseit A, Milat A, Orr N. (2013) Good for Kids, Good for Life, 2006-2010: Evaluation Report. Sydney: NSW Ministry of Health.
  • Zander A, Rissel C, Rogers K & Bauman A. Walking to work in Sydney: analysis of journey-to-work Census data from 2001 and 2011. Camperdown: Prevention Research Collaboration, The University of Sydney, March 2013. View report here.

2012

Annual report 12
  • Prevention Research Collaboration. Annual Report 2012. Sydney, University of Sydney. View Report here.
  • Bellew B, St.George A, & King L. (2012) Workplace screening programs for chronic disease prevention: a review of the evidence. Sydney: Sax Institute.
  • Espinel PT, King L, Hector D. (2012) Obesity and chronic disease prevention among older adults (55-74 years): An evidence overview and framework to inform policy and practice. Sydney: Physical Activity Nutrition Obesity Research Group. NSW Ministry of Health.
  • Grunseit AC, Hardy LL, King L, Rangan A. (2012) A Junk Food Index for Children and Adolescents: Secondary Analysis of the NSW SPANS 2010. Sydney: NSW Ministry of Health. View Report here.
  • Hardy LL, King L. (2012) Weight and weight related behaviours among NSW Kindergarten children Sydney: Physical Activity Nutrition Obesity Research Group. NSW Ministry of Health. View Report here.
  • Hardy L and King L. (2012) Weight and weight related behaviours among NSW students from low SES and non-English speaking backgrounds: Secondary analysis of the NSW Schools Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey 2010. Sydney: Physical Activity Nutrition Obesity Research Group. NSW Ministry of Health. View Report here.
  • Hebden L (2012). Comparability of dietary measures among NSW children and adolescents. Sydney: Physical Activity Nutrition Obesity Research Group. NSW Ministry of Health.View Report here.
  • Hector D, King L, Hardy L, St George A, Hebden L, Espinel P, Rissel C. (2012) Evidence update on obesity prevention across the life-course. Sydney: Physical Activity Nutrition Obesity Research Group. NSW Ministry of Health. View Report here.
  • Hector D, Espinel P, St George A, Macniven R, Rissel C, King L. (2012) Review on available information on workplace physical activity and nutrition challenges. Commissioned by the NSW Heart Foundation. View Report here.
  • Hector D, Espinel P, King L. (2012) Reducing the risk of chronic disease in older adults: A summary report to support obesity prevention planning in NSW. Sydney: Physical Activity Nutrition Obesity Research Group. NSW Ministry of Health. View Report here.
  • O’Hara BJ, Phongsavan P, D Banovic, & Bauman AE (2012) The story of the NSW Get Healthy Information and Coaching ServiceĀ®: An effective population health service with public health impact and reach. Sydney: Physical Activity Nutrition Obesity Research Group. NSW Ministry of Health.View Report here.
  • Scandol J, Phongsavan P, Haas M. (2012). An economic appraisal of the NSW Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service. Camperdown: Prevention Research Collaboration, The University of Sydney.
  • Zander A, Rissel C & Bauman A. (2012) Cycling to work in Sydney: analysis of journey-to-work Census data from 2001 and 2011. Camperdown: Prevention Research Collaboration, The University of Sydney. View Report here.

2011

PRC Annual Report 2011
  • Prevention Research Collaboration. Annual Report 2011. Sydney, University of Sydney. View Report
  • Kelly B, Chapman K, Baur LA, Bauman AE, King L, Smith BJ. (2011) Building solutions to protect children from unhealthy food and drink sport sponsorship. Sydney; Cancer Council NSW and Prevention Research Collaboration.View Report
  • Hardy LL, King L, Espinel P, Cosgrove C, Bauman A. (2011) NSW Schools Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (SPANS) 2010: Full Report. Sydney: NSW Ministry of Health. View Full Report
  • Hardy LL, King L, Espinel P, Cosgrove C, Bauman A. (2011) NSW Schools Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey (SPANS) 2010: Short Report. Sydney: NSW Ministry of Health. View Short Report
  • Boylan S, Innes-Hughes C, Lobb E and King L. (2011) Measuring rural food environments within Murrumbidgee Health Network, NSW: Methodology PANORG; Sydney.
  • Hardy L. (2011) SPANS 2010: NSW Schools Physical Activity and Nutrition Survey: Executive Summary. Sydney: NSW Department of Health. View Executive Summary
  • Heart Foundation, Cancer Council NSW, PANORG. (2011) Healthy Workplace Guide: ten steps to implementing a workplace health program Melbourne; National Heart Foundation of Australia.
  • Innes-Hughes C, Hebden L. (2011) ‘Green’ and ‘Amber’ foods: analysing the nutritional content of food and beverage products registered with Healthy Kids Association. PANORG, Sydney. View report
  • Innes-Hughes C, Boylan S, Lobb E and King L. (2011) Measuring rural food environments within Murrumbidgee Health Network, NSW PANORG; Sydney.
  • Kelly B, Baur AL, Bauman AE, King L, Chapman K, Smith BJ. (2011) Promoting health and nutrition through sport: attitudes of the junior sporting community. Prevention Research Collaboration and Cancer Council NSW; Sydney. View report
  • Petrunoff N, Wilkenfeld R, King L, Flood V (2011). Treats, sometimes food, junk: Exploring "extra" food with parents of young children Sydney: Nutrition Service, Royal North Shore Hospital.
  • St George A, King L. (2011) Evaluation framework for NSW implementation of Healthy Workers Initiative PANORG, Sydney.

2010

  • Prevention Research Collaboration. Annual Report 2010. Sydney, University of Sydney.View Report
  • Hector D, Hebden L, Innes-Hughes C, King L. (2010) Update of the evidence base to support the review of the NSW Health Breastfeeding Policy (PD2006_012): A rapid appraisal. PANORG; Sydney. View Module
  • Rangan A and Hector D. (2010) Consumption of fruit and vegetables by children in Australia and NSW: Results from National Surveys in 1995 and 2007. Monitoring Update. PANORG: Sydney. View Update
  • Espinel PT and Innes-Hughes C. (2010) Apparent consumption of selected foods and household food expenditure. Monitoring Update. PANORG: Sydney. View Update
  • Innes-Hughes C, Thrift A and Cosgrove C. (2010) A further analysis of the weight status and dietary characteristics of people reporting food insecurity in NSW: NSW Population Health Survey data 2007 and 2008. PANORG: Sydney. View Update
  • Espinel PT, Khambalia A, Cosgrove C and Thrift A. (2010) An examination of the demographic characteristics and dietary intake of people who meet the physical activity guidelines: NSW Population Health Survey data 2007. PANORG: Sydney. View Update
  • Innes-Hughes C, Bowers K, King L, Chapman K, Eden B. (2010) Food security: The what, how, why and where to of food security in NSW. Discussion Paper. PANORG, Heart Foundation NSW and Cancer Council NSW : Sydney. View Discussion paper

2009

  • Chau J. (2009) Evidence module: Workplace physical activity and nutrition interventions. Physical Activity Nutrition and Obesity Research Group, University of Sydney. View Module
  • Espinel PT, King L. (2009) A framework for monitoring overweight and obesity in NSW. Sydney: NSW Department of Health and the Physical Activity Nutrition Obesity Research Group. A Framework for Monitoring Overweight and Obesity in NSW