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HaPI systematic review examining the role of alcohol in unintentional drowning published in Drug and Alcohol Review and featured in Scimex

Scimex: Further work required to reduce alcohol-related drowning Hamilton, K., Keech, J.J., Peden, A.E. & Hagger, M.S. (in press). Alcohol use, aquatic injury, and unintentional drowning: A systematic literature review. Drug and Alcohol Review. doi: 10.1111/dar.12817 (download) An urgent need for high quality research aimed at reducing alcohol-related drowning is the call, following a new Griffith University systematic literature review. The ...

Dr Kyra Hamilton invited to present at NSW Water Safety Forum 2018 at Parliament House NSW

Dr Kyra Hamilton presented at the NSW Water Safety Forum 2018 at Parliament House NSW on the behaviour of parents and carers around water. Download the forum program here. Recent HaPI publications regarding water safety: Hamilton, K., Keech, J. J., Peden, A. E. & Hagger, M. S. (in press). Alcohol use, aquatic injury, and unintentional drowning: A systematic literature review. Drug and ...

HaPI researchers present on integrated theories of behaviour and stress mindsets at SBM 2018 in New Orleans, USA

Dr Derwin Chan, Dr Chunqing Zhang, Prof Martin Hagger, and Prof Ryan Rhodes with HaPI Director Dr Kyra Hamilton (from left) after presenting their symposium “Applications of Integrated Social Cognitive Theories in Predicting and Changing Health Behavior” at SBM 2018. Recent HaPI publications using integrated social cognitive theories: Hamilton, K., Kirkpatrick, A., Rebar, A., & Hagger, M. S. (2017). ...

Well done to first year psychology student, Andrew Smith, who presented our proposed study “Giving healthy lifestyle advice to obese individuals: perspectives of the individual and general practitioner” at the Kungullanji Indigenous Student Research Conference

Well done to first year psychology student, Andrew Smith, who presented our proposed study “Giving healthy lifestyle advice to obese individuals: perspectives of the individual and general practitioner” at the Kungullanji Indigenous Student Research Conference.

Dr Kyra Hamilton visiting Nepal presenting at the International Cancer Conference 2018 on “The overwhelming burden of oral cancer in Nepal: Causes, challenges and solutions”

HaPI Director Dr Kyra Hamilton recently presented as a part of an invited symposium entitled “The overwhelming burden of oral cancer in Nepal: Causes, challenges and solutions” at the International Cancer Conference, Kathmandu, Nepal, January 2018. The symposium was chaired by Dr. Pravin Mishra, Dr. Shaili Pradhan and Dr Hamilton spoke alongside Prof. Newell Johnson, Dr. Jyotsna ...

HaPI Alumni Dr Urska Arnautovska awarded the APS College of Health Psychology Award for Excellent Higher Degree Thesis in Health Psychology 2017 

Congratulations to Dr Urska Arnautovska who was recently awarded the APS College of Health Psychology Award for Excellent Higher Degree Thesis in Health Psychology 2017. Dr Arnautovska’s thesis investigated “Physical Activity in Older Adults: Influences and Intervention Strategies using an Integrative Theory-based Approach” and was supervised by HaPI Research Lab Director Dr Kyra Hamilton and A/Prof Fran ...

Recent publication by Dr Hamilton recognised as runner up in 2017 Griffith University School of Applied Psychology Learning and Teaching Publication Awards

Hamilton, K., Morrissey, S. A., Farrell, L. J., Ellu, M. C., O’Donovan, A., Weinbrecht, T., & O’Connor, E. L. (2017). Increasing psychological literacy and work readiness of Australian psychology undergraduates through a capstone and work‐integrated learning experience: Current issues and what needs to be done. Australian Psychologist. doi: 10.1111/ap.12309 Click here to download author accepted version