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2000 Stories is a long-term study of the health of 2000 Victorian students who were in Year 9 in 1992.
A report commissioned by the RCH about the provision of healthcare to adolescents at the hospital.
This stage of the Australian Temperament Project aims to examine patterns of behaviour through adolescence and young adulthood and relate these to characteristics in infancy and childhood.
The CATS study is a new and unique longitudinal study of children in metropolitan Melbourne as they approach adolescence. The study began in 2012 and is following over 1200 children from grade 3 (8-9 years of age). It covers the experiences of children and their families, their changing social context as they move into secondary school and the biological changes of puberty.
Communities That Care is a facilitated process that uses community training and technical resources to promote the healthy development of children and young people.
The Eating Disorders Research Program conducts
projects that identify treatment options that give the best chance for
recovery from anorexia and restrictive eating disorders.
This study aims to provide preliminary information about the experiences and needs of adolescents with cancer.
Psychosocial wellbeing, health care usage and unmet needs of survivors of childhood cancer and their parents
The International Youth Development Study (IYDS) is a long-term study that looks at the development of healthy and problem behaviours among young people in the state of Victoria, Australia and the state of Washington, United States.
MARIC study is a consortium of 21 longitudinal studies from around the world,
each of which has examined mortality in people after they have been released
from incarceration (which includes both prison and jail in the USA).
OYPRA has developed a program of research to build Australian evidence of the benefits of outdoor and nature-based programs for young people
Staying Fit is a trial of an online weight management program to encourage overweight adolescents to make healthy food choices and increase physical activity.
A collaborative project that is considering the actions possible for adolescent health across the globe. Its intention is to delineate the major adolescent health needs for all countries and the priority actions for investment in adolescent health globally.