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Journal article

Developing an alternative alcohol advertising complaint review system: lessons from a world-first public health advocacy initiative

This article argues that a public-health advocacy model to regulate alcohol advertising proves a success in WA and could be replicated elsewhere.
Report

Ministerial dementia forum 2016: redesigning dementia consumer supports - final report

The Turnbull Government has released the 2016 Ministerial Dementia Forum report, highlighting how support for people living with dementia can be improved.
Strategy

Tipping the scales: Australian obesity prevention consensus

In this report, the agencies identify eight clear, practical, evidence-based actions the Australian government must take to reduce the enormous strain excess weight and poor diets are having on the nation’s physical and economic health.
Report

Alcohol consumption and liver, pancreatic, head and neck cancers in Australia: time-series analyses

This report provides the first suggestive evidence that there could be significant preventive effects on liver, head and neck cancer deaths from reducing population drinking levels, particularly among men and older age groups.
Report

Monitoring Transforming Health (2015 – 2017) Indicator Report (4th ed Sept 2017)

Transforming Health was a major South Australian state government change initiative to improve the metropolitan Adelaide public acute hospital system. It ran between 2015 and 2017, with the aim of aligning better models of health care delivery with new and upgraded hospital facilities.
Strategy

The fifth national mental health and suicide prevention plan

This strategy document outlines how Australians who experience a mental health condition will benefit from a strengthened mental health system.
Journal article

Child injury surveillance capabilities in NSW: informing policy and practice

Obtaining good information for child injury surveillance in NSW will involve better coordination of information from agencies that record information about childhood injury.
Evaluation

Evaluation of the Strengthening Pacific Health Laboratory Systems Activity

This report presents the findings of an independent evaluation of New Zealand’s support for laboratory strengthening in the Pacific.
Evaluation

Evaluation of the New Zealand Medical Treatment Scheme

The New Zealand Medical Treatment Scheme (NZMTS) aims to assist Pacific island countries to provide their citizens with access to specialised medical treatment.
Report

The health of Australia’s males

Australia's 12 million males (in 2016) experience varying health outcomes across population characteristics like Indigenous status, remoteness, socioeconomic disadvantage and age.