Suzanne J Dobbinson

Summary

Affiliation: The Cancer Council Victoria
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Assessing population-wide behaviour change: concordance of 10-year trends in self-reported and observed sun protection
    Suzanne J Dobbinson
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, Melbourne, Vic, 3053, Australia
    Int J Public Health 59:157-66. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Maximising students' use of purpose-built shade in secondary schools: Quantitative and qualitative results of a built-environment intervention
    Suzanne Dobbinson
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, Cancer Council Victoria, St Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004 Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    Health Place 26:136-42. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Children's sun exposure and sun protection: prevalence in Australia and related parental factors
    Suzanne Dobbinson
    Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    J Am Acad Dermatol 66:938-47. 2012
  4. pmc Adolescents' use of purpose built shade in secondary schools: cluster randomised controlled trial
    Suzanne J Dobbinson
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    BMJ 338:b95. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence and determinants of Australian adolescents' and adults' weekend sun protection and sunburn, summer 2003-2004
    Suzanne Dobbinson
    Center for Behavioral Research in Cancer, Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:602-14. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Access to commercial indoor tanning facilities by adults with highly sensitive skin and by under-age youth: compliance tests at solarium centres in Melbourne, Australia
    Suzanne Dobbinson
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Cancer Prev 15:424-30. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of health promotion policies in sports clubs in Victoria, Australia
    Suzanne Jane Dobbinson
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    Health Promot Int 21:121-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Observed use of sunglasses in public outdoor settings around Melbourne, Australia: 1993 to 2002
    Magdalena Lagerlund
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Prev Med 42:291-6. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Use of sun-protective clothing at outdoor leisure settings from 1992 to 2002: serial cross-sectional observation survey
    Helen G Dixon
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:428-34. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Weekend sun protection and sunburn in Australia trends (1987-2002) and association with SunSmart television advertising
    Suzanne J Dobbinson
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia Suzanne
    Am J Prev Med 34:94-101. 2008

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Assessing population-wide behaviour change: concordance of 10-year trends in self-reported and observed sun protection
    Suzanne J Dobbinson
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, Melbourne, Vic, 3053, Australia
    Int J Public Health 59:157-66. 2014
    ..Increases in socially desirable responses in self-reports might occur in the context of ongoing public education. We examine concordance of trends in two long-term studies monitoring population impact for SunSmart...
  2. doi request reprint Maximising students' use of purpose-built shade in secondary schools: Quantitative and qualitative results of a built-environment intervention
    Suzanne Dobbinson
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, Cancer Council Victoria, St Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004 Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    Health Place 26:136-42. 2014
    ..Results infer careful selection of locations for built-shade and provision of tables with seats will assist in maximising student use and investments in shade sails. ..
  3. doi request reprint Children's sun exposure and sun protection: prevalence in Australia and related parental factors
    Suzanne Dobbinson
    Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    J Am Acad Dermatol 66:938-47. 2012
    ..Reducing childhood exposure to ultraviolet radiation is important to minimize lifetime skin cancer risk...
  4. pmc Adolescents' use of purpose built shade in secondary schools: cluster randomised controlled trial
    Suzanne J Dobbinson
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    BMJ 338:b95. 2009
    ..To examine whether students use or avoid newly shaded areas created by shade sails installed at schools...
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence and determinants of Australian adolescents' and adults' weekend sun protection and sunburn, summer 2003-2004
    Suzanne Dobbinson
    Center for Behavioral Research in Cancer, Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:602-14. 2008
    ..Reducing people's exposure to ultraviolet radiation is the primary strategy for skin cancer prevention...
  6. ncbi request reprint Access to commercial indoor tanning facilities by adults with highly sensitive skin and by under-age youth: compliance tests at solarium centres in Melbourne, Australia
    Suzanne Dobbinson
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Cancer Prev 15:424-30. 2006
    ..The study suggests that there is much room for improvement in solarium centres' current practices and further regulation may well be warranted...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of health promotion policies in sports clubs in Victoria, Australia
    Suzanne Jane Dobbinson
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    Health Promot Int 21:121-9. 2006
    ..Communication between associations and clubs needs to be monitored by health agencies to ensure support and resources for policy development to reach the club level...
  8. ncbi request reprint Observed use of sunglasses in public outdoor settings around Melbourne, Australia: 1993 to 2002
    Magdalena Lagerlund
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Prev Med 42:291-6. 2006
    ..Wearing sunglasses may reduce the risk of cataract and of skin cancer in the periorbital area. Understanding predictors of sunglasses use may help identify groups with lower usage patterns...
  9. doi request reprint Use of sun-protective clothing at outdoor leisure settings from 1992 to 2002: serial cross-sectional observation survey
    Helen G Dixon
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:428-34. 2008
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  10. doi request reprint Weekend sun protection and sunburn in Australia trends (1987-2002) and association with SunSmart television advertising
    Suzanne J Dobbinson
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, The Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Australia Suzanne
    Am J Prev Med 34:94-101. 2008
    ..Trends over 15 years in behavioral risk factors for skin cancer were examined in a population exposed to the SunSmart program. Whether outcomes were associated with extent of SunSmart television advertising was then assessed...
  11. doi request reprint Compliance with age and skin type restrictions following the introduction of indoor tanning legislation in Melbourne, Australia
    Jennifer K Makin
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Vic, Australia
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 27:286-93. 2011
    ..The study aimed to establish compliance of indoor tanning businesses with 2009 legislation, particularly with requirements to provide information on skin cancer and exclude people under 18 or with fair skin...
  12. doi request reprint Changes in solarium numbers in Australia following negative media and legislation
    Jennifer K Makin
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer, Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 33:491-4. 2009
    ..To monitor changes in the number of indoor tanning facilities in Australia's capital cities following widespread negative publicity and the introduction of legislation in some states...
  13. doi request reprint Does the portrayal of tanning in Australian women's magazines relate to real women's tanning beliefs and behavior?
    Helen G Dixon
    The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Australia
    Health Educ Behav 38:132-42. 2011
    ..Popular women's magazines may promote and reflect real women's tanning beliefs and behavior...