Submissions

Specific examples of policy advice have included:

2013
2012
2011
2010

2013

  • Prevention of excessive gestational weight gain: an evidence review to inform policy and practice. Hector D, Hebden L (Feb 2013; uploaded e-rep Sept 2013) link
  • Scoping review for the NSW Get Healthy@Work Organisational Support Service: a component of the NSW Healthy Workers Initiative. Hector D, StGeorge A link

2012

  • Evidence update on obesity across the life-course: Hector D, King L, Hardy L, St George A, Hebden L, Espinel P, Rissel C. (March 2012; uploaded e-rep Nov 2012) link
  • Reducing the risk of chronic disease in older adults: A summary report to support obesity prevention planning in NSW. Hector D, Epsinel P, King L (October 2012) link
  • OBESITY AND CHRONIC DISEASE PREVENTION AMONG OLDER ADULTS (55-74 years): An evidence overview and framework to inform policy and practice Paola T Espinel, Lesley King, Debra Hector (November 2012) link

2011

  • Submission to SA Health's Food Variation Regulations 2011 for the Display of Kilojoule Information in Chain Food Outlets (September 2011)
  • Submission to NSW Health and Medical Research Strategic Review (August 2011)
  • Participated in roundtable consultation and submission to the National Food Plan (August 2011)
  • Submission to National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC). Discussion Paper Developing Advanced Health Research Centres In Australia (March 2011)
  • Submission to Department of Transport and Infrastructure. National Urban Policy Discussion paper Our Cities - building a productive, sustainable and liveable future (March 2011)
  • Response to a formal consultation by NSW Health on Promoting the generation and effective use of population health research in NSW: A strategy for NSW Health 2011-2015 (March 2011)
  • Response to a formal consultation on the establishment and function of Medicare Locals, regarding their capacity to undertake prevention roles (March 2011)
  • Response to a formal consultation on the proposal for a Community Sponsorship Fund, conducted as part of the National Binge Drinking Strategy (February 2011)

2010

  • Update of the evidence base to support the review of the NSW Health Breastfeeding Policy (PD2006_012): A rapid appraisal. Hector D, Hebden L, Innes-Hughes C, King L (Nov 2010) link
  • Multiple submissions for the development and evaluation of the NSW implementation of the National Partnership Agreement on Preventative Health. (2010)


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