Overcoming gender bias: Behavioural thinking, a sporting chance and irrefutable data
The work of Professor Iris Bohnet and Dr Jeni Klugman is being officially launched today, as they begin their joint residency at VicHealth as Leading Thinkers on gender equality. Expect world-first research and applied insights that shift the dial!
2014 VicHealth Innovation Research Grant: Recipients and Project Summaries
VicHealth Innovation Research Grants provide an opportunity for research teams to trial an innovative idea, research a new concept or methodology, or to develop better supporting evidence relevant to the theory, policy and practice of health promotion.
International expert to share insights into gender equality to boost health and wellbeing
Global gender equality expert and economist Dr Jeni Klugman will tour Victoria this week as part of her work to develop a series of behaviour change research trials tackling gender inequality in Australia to improve health and wellbeing among women and girls.
Innovative ideas to create a healthier Victoria
An innovative idea that examines the way supermarkets can encourage healthy eating habits is one of three research projects being funded by VicHealth that have the potential to generate large health gains for the people of Victoria.