Helen is a Senior Research Fellow who has been working on research and evaluation in cancer prevention for over a decade. She has a PhD in psychology from The University of Melbourne. Her main areas of research interest are psychosocial determinants of health-related behaviour, and mass media research on public responses to health-related communications. Helen's main areas of research endeavour are in the fields of obesity prevention, public health nutrition and skin cancer prevention, and involve assessing audience reactions to health promotion campaigns or to health-relevant content in mass media. These projects involve collaboration with staff from The Cancer Council Victoria’s Cancer Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention Centres, and with other researchers and health educators involved in chronic disease prevention outside the Cancer Council.
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