Winners of the Australian Health Promotion Association (AHPA) Ray James Award

A warm congratulations to the winners of the Australian Health Promotion Association (AHPA) Ray James Award for their research publication Developing a research and practice tool to measure walkability: A demonstration project.

Authors of the publication (full citation below) included McCaughey VicHealth Community Wellbeing Unit staff members Billie Giles-Corti, Gus Macaulay, Hannah Badland (pictured above), Suzanne Mavoa and Rebecca Roberts.

Full citation:

Giles-Corti B, Macaulay G, Middleton N, Boruff B, Bull F, Butterworth I, Badland H, Mavoa S, Roberts R, Christian H. Developing a research and practice tool to measure walkability:  A demonstration project. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 2014: 25 (3), p. 160-6.

The Ray James Memorial Award is presented for excellence and innovation in health promotion research published during the previous year in the Health Promotion Journal of Australia. Further information about the award can be found at: http://www.healthpromotion.org.au/journal/the-ray-james-award