Learning more about the relationship between health and the places people live, work, learn and play can better prepare us for the challenges of tomorrow
Learning more about the relationship between health and the places people live, work, learn and play can better prepare us for the challenges of tomorrow. Our current programs have developed and grown around key research capabilities.
- NMHRC Centre of Research Excellence
The Centre of Research Excellence in Healthy, Liveable and Equitable Communities investigates what cost-effective built environment interventions would create healthy, liveable and equitable communities in Australia, and what would facilitate these being translated into policy and practice.
- Community Indicators Victoria and Knowledge Translation
The McCaughey Unit creates and shares knowledge which strengthens the foundations of healthy, just and resilient communities. Our research aims to improve the social, economic and environmental conditions for health, equity and community wellbeing and Community Indicators Victoria is a flagship knowledge translation project within the Unit.
McCaughey VicHealth Community Wellbeing Unit staff publish a range of refereed and non-refereed book chapters, journal articles, conference papers, major reports and other research and knowledge transfer documents in a variety of mediums. Each year, details of these publications are set out in the Unit's annual report.