The Australian Prevention Partnership Centre is a national initiative that is identifying new ways to understand what works and what doesn’t to prevent lifestyle-related chronic health problems in Australia.

The Chronicle is a monthly newsletter about the Partnership Centre’s people and projects.

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The Chronicle, Edition 19, February-March 2017

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Returning to Australia this month, Professor Osgood discusses ways to optimise the use of big data to inform better decision-making in health. Read the full issue


The Chronicle, Edition 18, December-January 2017

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As we near the end of another year, we take a look at what we’ve achieved – and what we’re hoping for in the New Year. Read the full issue


The Chronicle, Edition 17, October-November 2016

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This issue contains news about our project looking at the implementation of childhood obesity programs, our new project on food security in Aboriginal communities, and how our liveability project is bearing fruit. Read the full issue


The Chronicle, Edition 16, August-September 2016

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Researchers, policy makers and service providers have participated in the first of three workshops to inform the NSW Premier’s Priority for reducing childhood overweight and obesity Read more


The Chronicle, Edition 15, June-July 2016

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Prevention Tracker expands; the true cost of healthy eating; and five minutes with Professor Billie Giles-Corti Read the full issue


The Chronicle, Edition 14, April-May 2016

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Evaluating physical activity interventions in the real world, and a new research project that is addressing the significant physical health issues of people with mental illness. Read the full issue


The Chronicle, Edition 13, February-March 2016

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We report on a new project about childhood obesity, and meet PhD candidate Jan Muhunthan, who is developing research tools to help policy makers and researchers apply public health law in preventing chronic disease. Read the full issue


The Chronicle, Edition 12, December 2015-January 2016

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In this edition, Deputy Director Associate Professor Sonia Wutzke describes how the Centre has been gathering steam in 2015 and what we can expect of the year ahead. We also feature a quick Q&A from a range of people across the Prevention Centre about the highlights and challenges of...


The Chronicle, Edition 11, October-November 2015

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This edition of the Chronicle includes news of an exciting project based in Glenorchy, Tasmania that is aiming to map and learn from a local community’s prevention activities. We meet Senior Research Fellow Dr Devon Indig, and report on a recent conference presentation by health policy consultant Dr Sharon...


The Chronicle, Edition 10, August-September 2015

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WELCOME to this edition of The Chronicle. The focus of this edition is news about our research projects, including Professor Amanda Lee’s project developing the first nationally standardised tools and protocols to determine the relative price and affordability of healthy and unhealthy diets, and work to develop a unique policy analysis...