Our paper describing the citizens’ jury has been cited in an editorial in the International Journal of Obesity. This is a highly cited journal from the Nature group with an impact factor of 5.5. This demonstrates the global reach of the HealthyLaws project. The Citizens’ Jury paper (Street et al, 2017) can be found on […]
Findings from the HealthyLaws and HealthyViews Projects will be shared with interested stakeholders When: Monday May 23rd 2016 Where: SAHMRI Auditorium 9am – 4pm (doors open 8.45am) At this event we will share the findings of the HealthyViews project including views from an Aboriginal community forum and a citizens’ jury of South Australians on what governments […]
Findings from the HealthyViews Project When: Thursday February 18th 2016 Where: Port Lincoln Aboriginal Community Council, 30 Ravendale Road, Port Lincoln. At this event we will share the findings of the HealthyViews project including views from a Port Lincoln Aboriginal community forum on what governments can do to help children eat healthy and be active. […]
The role of government in protecting the health of communities is an issue that arouses strong feelings and gives rise to vigorous debates. An interdisciplinary conference titled: Who’s afraid of the nanny state? Freedom, regulation, and the nation’s health focused on just this issue in April 2014. The conference was co-hosted by Sydney Law School and the Charles Perkins Centre […]
September 2014 Symposium title: 1st Australasian Symposium on Health Communication, Advertising and Marketing Theme: “The Future of Public Health Communication” and sub-theme: “Government/lndustry/Research collaboration” Organisers: QUT’s Centre for Accident Research and Road Safety – Queensland (CARRS-Q), Faculties of Health and Creative Industries, and the School of Business Program: The event organisers promise an interesting and varied program with […]
October 2014 Conference title: 2014 ANZOS / ALMA Annual Scientific Meeting: Obesity is everyone’s challenge Organisers: The Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society (ANZOS) and the Australian Lifestyle Medicine Association (ALMA) When: 16th – 18th October 2014 Where: Sydney, Australia Who should attend: researchers and practitioners who are focussed on the prevention, treatment and management of obesity as well as the promotion […]
September 2014 Conference title: UK Congress on Obesity Organisers: Association for the Study of Obesity (ASO) When: 16th – 17th September 2014 Where: University of Birmingham, Edgbaston Campus, UK
The HealthyLaws Project will be holding a Citizens’ Jury in April 2015. If you would like to find out more about citizens’ juries, you can read Jo Lenaghan’s paper Involving the public in rationing decisions. The experience of citizens juries.