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(Radio Adelaide, 2003)
Adelaide Festival of Ideas session, Elder Hall, 4:30pm, Friday 11 July, 2003. Chaired by Fran Baum.
Are the National Preventive Health initiatives likely to reduce health inequities?
(CSIRO Publishing, 2011-11-15)
This paper examines commitments to address health inequities within current (2008–11) Australian government initiatives on health promotion and chronic disease prevention. Specifically, the paper considers: the Council of ...
“Never mind the logic, give me the numbers”: Former Australian health ministers’ perspectives on the social determinants of health
The articulation of strong evidence and moral arguments about the importance of social determinants of health (SDH) and health equity has not led to commensurate action to address them. Policy windows open when, simultaneously, ...
The interplay between structure and agency in shaping the mental health consequences of job loss
(BioMed Central Ltd., 2013-02-06)
Main themes that emerged from the qualitative exploration of the psychological distress of job loss included stress, changes to perceived control, loss of self-esteem, shame and loss of status, experiencing a grieving ...
A qualitative study of the interactions among the psychosocial work environment and family, community and services for workers with low mental health
(BioMed Central Ltd., 2013-09-03)
The psychosocial work environment can benefit and harm mental health. Poor psychosocial work environments and high level work-family conflict are both associated with poor mental health, yet little is known about how people ...
Transformational change in health systems: a road strewn with obstacles.
(South Australian Community Health Research Unit, 2008)
This research study assesses the impact on primary health care of the reform changes in the South Australian health system from 2005 to 2007. The research follows a pilot study conducted in one of the newly created health ...
Practical Social Capital: a guide to creating health and wellbeing.
(South Australian Community Health Research Unit, 2009)
This Guide resulted from a research project funded by the Australian Research Council and conducted at Flinders University. The research process involved people who work in local and state governments and people who are ...
A rapid appraisal case study of South Australia's Social Inclusion Initiative
(Government of South Australia Department of the Premier and Cabinet, 2007-06)
This Rapid Appraisal Case Study of South Australia’s Social Inclusion Initiative was undertaken to contribute to the work of the Social Exclusion Knowledge Network (SEKN) of the Commission on Social Determinants of Health ...
Power and glory: applying participatory action research in public health
(Elsevier España, S.L.U., 2016-11)
The social determinants of mental health: implications for research and health promotion
(Informa Plc, 2010-12)
Social determinants of health have come to greater prominence through the recent work of the WHO Commission on the Social Determinants of Health, and the Marmot Review of Health Inequalities in England. These reports also ...