Two recent publications by Dr Hamilton have been awarded the Menzies Health Institute Queensland Excellence in Publication Award

The Menzies Health Institute Queensland Excellence in Publication Awards are awarded to publications published in the top 5 journals by impact factor based on the Web of Science Journal Citation Reports and achieving a normalised citation impact in the top 5% of articles published in that year. The publications which received these awards can be read below:

Hamilton, K., Cleary, C., White, K. M., & Hawkes, A. (2016). Keeping kids sun safe: exploring parents’ beliefs about their young child’s sun-protective behaviours. Psycho-Oncology, 25, 158-163. doi:10.1002/pon.3888

Hamilton, K., Kirkpatrick, A., Rebar, A., White, K.M. & Hagger, M. S. (2017). Protecting young children against skin cancer: Parental beliefs, roles, and regret. Psycho-Oncology, 26, 2135-2141. doi:10.1002/pon.4434