Public Health Association of Australia


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Position paper

18 Apr 2019

National Policy Directions that captures all of the PHAA health policy issues of relevance to the federal sphere. Its directions are taken from the PHAA’s complete policy portfolio of over 80 policy position statements. It is a comprehensive statement of important policy aims relevant to...

Position paper

17 Apr 2019

Immediate Policy Priorities highlights five key issues that deserve urgent attention and serious commitments from political parties seeking to form the next Australian government. This document is high level and is intentionally limited in scope.


28 Nov 2018

This report highlights some of the major public health success stories made in Australia in the past two decades, and the dramatic impact they have had on our health and wellbeing.

The public health measures showcased in this report have prevented an extraordinary amount...

Journal article

2 Dec 2014

Full article

Smoking is Victoria's leading preventable cause of death and continues to kill 4,000 Victorians every year. 1 In a demonstration of public health leadership, all Victorian universities have recently joined forces in the implementation of the Victorian Universities Tobacco-Free Initiative to...

Journal article

4 Feb 2014

Objective: To determine trends in health status over a 10-year interval in a high-risk remote Australian Aboriginal community.

Methods: Two health surveys were performed, one between 1992 and 1997 and the other between 2004 and 2006, on people aged five years or...

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