Affiliation: National Heart Foundation
- Review of competencies for Australian health promotionTrevor Shilton
National Heart Foundation of Australia, 334 Rokeby Road, Subiaco WA 6008, Australia
Promot Educ 10:162-71, 197, 209. 2003
- Advocacy for physical activity--from evidence to influenceTrevor Shilton
National Heart Foundation of Australia, 334 Rokeby Road, Subiaco, Western Australia
Promot Educ 13:118-26. 2006..What should be advocated? 3. Implementing a mix of advocacy strategies to influence and mobilise support for the physical activity agenda. How should advocacy be implemented?..
- Virtually impossible: limiting Australian children and adolescents daily screen based media useStephen Houghton
Graduate School of Education, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Perth 6009, WA, Australia
BMC Public Health 15:5. 2015..This study assesses the amount of time Australian children and adolescents spend on all types of screens and specific screen activities...
- Potential uses of health promotion competenciesTrevor Shilton
National Heart Foundation of Australia WA Division, Western Australia
Health Promot J Austr 19:184-8. 2008..The suggestions from these 10 workshops are summarised in eight categories of uses. Agreed health promotion competencies have potential to impact on recruitment, training, employment policy and health promotion practice...
- Health promotion competencies for Australia 2001-5: trends and their implicationsTrevor Shilton
National Heart Foundation of Australia WA Division, Australia
Promot Educ 15:21-6. 2008....
- Physical Activity and Nutrition Program for Seniors (PANS): process evaluationLinda Burke
Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Health Promot Pract 14:543-51. 2013..Comprehensive process evaluation was used to determine the suitability and appropriateness of the resources and effectiveness of the strategies...
- Effects of Find Thirty every day(R): cross-sectional findings from a Western Australian population-wide mass media campaign, 2008-2010Justine E Leavy
School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Health Educ Behav 40:480-92. 2013..It's Not a Big Exercise was launched. In 2007, a new iteration of the campaign was proposed with new objectives, executions, and tag line Find Thirty every day(®)...
- Culture, management and finances as key aspects for healthy workplace initiativesPippa Waterworth
School of Sport Science, Exercise and Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia, School of Regulation and Global Governance RegNet, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, The Australian National University, Fellows Road, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
Health Promot Int . 2016..Findings suggest there may be merit in applying an organizational development lens to the implementation of workplace health promotion initiatives as this could assist in leveraging enablers and minimizing barriers...
- The effectiveness of a walking booster program for seniorsJonine M Jancey
Western Australian Centre for Health Promotion Research, School of Public Health, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Am J Health Promot 25:363-7. 2011..To determine the effectiveness of a 3-month home-based booster program for seniors to increase walking...
- Endorsement of physical activity recommendations for children and youth in AustraliaJo Salmon
J Sci Med Sport 7:405-6. 2004
- A physical activity program to mobilize older people: a practical and sustainable approachJonine M Jancey
Western Australian Centre for Health Promotion Research, School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth, Western Australia 6845
Gerontologist 48:251-7. 2008..This study tested an innovative intervention for mobilizing older adults into a neighborhood-based walking program...
- Reducing attrition in physical activity programs for older adultsJonine Jancey
School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia
J Aging Phys Act 15:152-65. 2007..The results suggest that early assessment of these characteristics should be undertaken to identify individuals at risk of attrition, to improve retention, and to avoid potential bias...
- Can the impact on health of a government policy designed to create more liveable neighbourhoods be evaluated? An overview of the RESIDential Environment ProjectBillie Giles-Corti
School of Population Health, University of Western Australia
N S W Public Health Bull 18:238-42. 2007..This paper describes the RESIDential Environment Project's study design and discusses how various methodological challenges were overcome...
- Development of a reliable measure of walking within and outside the local neighborhood: RESIDE's Neighborhood Physical Activity QuestionnaireBillie Giles-Corti
School of Population Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western 6009, Australia
Prev Med 42:455-9. 2006..The RESIDential Environment project (RESIDE) is a longitudinal study evaluating the impact of a new residential design code on walking...
- Effective recruitment and retention of older adults in physical activity research: PALS studyJonine Jancey
Western Australian Centre for Health Promotion Research, School of Public Health, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia 6845
Am J Health Behav 30:626-35. 2006..To develop strategies to recruit and retain inactive older adults into a physical activity program...
- Health promotion competencies for the Israeli workforceLilach Melville
Ministry of Health, Israel Correspondence to Lilach Melville, Deputy Manager, Department of Health Education and Health Promotion, Public Health Services, Ministry of Health, 20 King David Street, Jerusalem, Israel
Promot Educ 13:178-84. 2006..The questionnaire was posted to 97 health promotion professionals. The returned questionnaires were analysed and compared to the Australian results. Differences were found mainly in areas requiring specific health promotion training...
- The effectiveness of a physical activity intervention for seniorsJonine M Jancey
Western Australian Centre for Health Promotion Research, School of Public Health, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia
Am J Health Promot 22:318-21. 2008..To determine whether a tailored, 6-month, neighborhood-based, physical activity intervention for people aged 65 to 74 years could increase their total physical activity levels and to identify factors associated with physical activity times...
- Evaluation of the implementation of a state government community design policy aimed at increasing local walking: design issues and baseline results from RESIDE, Perth Western AustraliaBillie Giles-Corti
School of Population Health, UWA, Crawley, Western Australia
Prev Med 46:46-54. 2008..To describe the design and baseline results of an evaluation of the Western Australian government's pedestrian-friendly subdivision design code (Liveable Neighborhood (LN) Guidelines)...
- The initial development and process evaluation of AusPAnet: the Australian Physical Activity NetworkRona Macniven
Centre for Physical Activity and Health and School of Public Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales
Health Promot J Austr 19:36-9. 2008..It fills a communication gap and functions through a fortnightly online e-News, supported by a dedicated website...