The Sax Institute produces a range of publications, including: published research in peer-reviewed journals; Evidence Check Reviews, evidence summaries designed to answer specific policy questions; and a peer-reviewed public health journal Public Health Research & Practice.

The Chronicle Edition 29, October – November 2018

Latest news on simple ways to reduce food insecurity in urban Aboriginal communities, a podcast on physical inactivity, and our new Systems Change Framework. Read the full issue

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The Chronicle, Edition 28, August – September 2018

Our new funding will enable us to expand out focus, extend our national reach and conduct more work in rural and remote Australia. Read the full issue

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The Chronicle, Edition 27, June – July 2018

Features new findings on COPD, our Prevention Works podcast and new projects around mental illness, reducing obesity before and during pregnancy and tackling childhood obesity. Read the full issue

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The Chronicle, Edition 26, April – May 2018

Shedding light on Aboriginal food and diet, Liveability in the news and workshops in Systems Thinking and Simulation Modelling. Read the full issue

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The Chronicle, Edition 25, February – March 2018

News of our first MRFF project, a Findings Brief on scaling up in community settings, and a new tool to help you measure the success of working in partnership. Read the full issue

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Evidence Matters Issue 31

October 2018. In this issue of Evidence Matters, we highlight the latest issue of our Public Health Research & Practice journal, look at workshops to help policy & program makers assess the research they’re using, detail some of the more than 200 published papers to have used 45 and Up Study data, and more. Read...

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Evidence Matters Issue 30

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August 2018. In this issue of Evidence Matters, we herald the closing of Research Action Awards applications on September 10, look at opportunities for rural health, detail renewed funding for the Australian Prevention Partnership Centre, and more Read the full issue of Evidence Matters Subscribe to Evidence Matters

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Evidence Matters Issue 29

June 2018. In this issue of Evidence Matters, we share details of the Sax Institute’s inaugural Knowledge Mobilisation conference 2018, discuss public participation in health research, show you the new SEARCH video and more Read the full issue of Evidence Matters Subscribe to Evidence Matters

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Supporting people in social housing gain and maintain employment

March 2018. Leishman C, Cebulla A, Petrou K. There is a growing recognition that policies designed to assist people into work, retain work, re-train, supplement earnings and eventually transition out of social housing and housing assistance, deliver on both social justice and economic objectives. This Evidence Check aimed to...

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Review of effective strategies to promote breastfeeding

May 2018. Smith JP, Cattaneo A, Iellamo A, Javanparast S, Atchan M et al. Interventions to support breastfeeding are among the key childbirth and postnatal interventions that have a beneficial impact on maternal and newborn outcomes. This review examines the effectiveness of strategies designed to improve breastfeeding considering their...

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