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News and Events
Alcohol media literacy program a game changer
Canberra high school students are being challenged to think critically about alcohol advertising, as they take part in an innovative new program designed to counter alcohol industry messages. Media …
A rose by any other name: the low-down on ‘healthy’ Coke
Strongly promoted as “healthy” Coke elsewhere, Coca-Cola Life may do more to improve the company’s finances than the health of its consumers… Read More …
CHaSR Awarded for Drinking Prevention Project
Australian Marketing Institute has named the Centre for Health and Social Research (CHaSR) the NSW State winner of the “Social Marketing and Social Change/Non-Profit Marketing” category of the 2016 awards.
Schoolies risking health with alcohol and energy drink mix: report
Young people are fuelling big nights out by drinking alcohol mixed with energy drinks to help them party through the night, according to a new Victorian government report.
Teaching teens the truth about alcohol
The Centre for Health and Social Research has developed a media literacy program for high school students that is a game changer. High school students are being challenged …
CHaSR team wins NSW Multicultural Health Communication Award
CHaSR’s Kate Francis, Josh Beard and Jo Telenta collecting the award NSW Health Minister Jillian Skinner awarded ACU’s Centre for Health and Social Research (CHaSR) for their contribution …
Longitudinal Study – Australian First
Mr John Mete from Woonona High School and Program Manager, Kelly Andrews. Australia’s first longitudinal study into the impact of media exposure on adolescents’ alcohol-related attitudes and behaviours …