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Chris Rissel

Journal article

Built environment interventions for human and planetary health: integrating health in climate change adaptation and mitigation

Built environment interventions must move beyond simple ecological sustainability to encouraging ways of life that are healthy for both humans and the planet. There are key challenges facing this new approach.
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Development of a multiple risk factor Brief Health Check for workplaces

Health promotion in workplace settings has been prioritised to reduce chronic disease risk factors, both in Australia and internationally. This paper, published in Public Health Research & Practice, describes the design of a health risk assessment tool, the Brief Health Check (BHC). The BHC is...
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A guide to scaling up population health interventions

This guide was informed by a systematic review of scaling up models and methods, and a two-round Delphi process with a sample of senior policy makers, practitioners and researchers actively involved in scaling up processes. Its purpose is to help policy makers, practitioners, researchers and...
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Sex in Australia: Summary findings of the Australian study of health and relationships

The Australian Study of Health and Relationships was conducted to find out more about the sexual health and behaviour of people living in Australia. 19,307 randomly selected people aged between 16 and 59 have been interviewed. The survey was entirely conducted over the telephone.