Prof Vicki White

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Professor of Psychology (Psycho-Oncology)

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Psychology

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

vicki.white@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 68522

Publications

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2017

Self-guided interventions for managing psychological distress in people with cancer - a systematic review

A Ugalde, K Haynes, A Boltong, V White, M Krishnasamy, P Schofield, S Aranda, P Livingston

(2017), Vol. 100, pp. 846-857, Patient education and counseling, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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The course of anxiety, depression and unmet needs in survivors of diffuse large B cell lymphoma and multiple myeloma in the early survivorship period

D Oberoi, V White, J Seymour, H Prince, S Harrison, M Jefford, I Winship, D Hill, D Bolton, A Kay, J Millar, N Doo, G Giles

(2017), Vol. 11, pp. 329-338, Journal of cancer survivorship, Berlin, Germany, C1

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How rural and urban patients in Australia with colorectal or breast cancer experience choice of treatment provider: a qualitative study

R Bergin, J Emery, R Bollard, V White

(2017), pp. 1-10, European journal of cancer care, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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A genetic epidemiological mega analysis of smoking initiation in adolescents

H Maes, E Prom-Wormley, L Eaves, S Rhee, J Hewitt, S Young, R Corley, M McGue, W Iacono, L Legrand, D Samek, E Murrelle, J Silberg, D Miles, R Schieken, G Beunen, M Thomis, R Rose, D Dick, D Boomsma, M Bartels, J Vink, P Lichtenstein, V White, J Kaprio, M Neale

(2017), Vol. 19, pp. 401-409, Nicotine & tobacco research, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

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What are the unmet needs and care experiences of adolescents and young adults with cancer? A systematic review

H Bibby, V White, K Thompson, A Anazodo

(2017), Vol. 6, pp. 6-30, Journal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology, New Rochelle, N.Y., C1-1

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'Unintended' audiences of alcohol advertising: exposure and drinking behaviors among Australian adolescents

A Faulkner, D Azar, V White

(2017), Vol. 22, pp. 108-112, Journal of Substance Use, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

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2016

The association between alcohol outlet density and alcohol use among urban and regional Australian adolescents

D Azar, V White, K Coomber, A Faulkner, M Livingston, T Chikritzhs, R Room, M Wakefield

(2016), Vol. 111, pp. 65-72, Addiction, London, Eng., C1

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An investigation of routes to cancer diagnosis in 10 international jurisdictions, as part of the International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership: survey development and implementation

D Weller, P Vedsted, C Anandan, A Zalounina, E Fourkala, R Desai, W Liston, H Jensen, A Barisic, A Gavin, E Grunfeld, M Lambe, R-J Law, M Malmberg, R Neal, J Kalsi, D Turner, V White, M Bomb, U Menon, ICBP Module 4 Working Group*

(2016), Vol. 6, pp. 1-12, BMJ open, London, Eng., C1-1

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Inconsistencies and time delays in site-specific research approvals hinder collaborative clinical research in Australia

V White, H Bibby, M Green, A Anazodo, W Nicholls, R Pinkerton, M Phillips, R Harrup, M Osborn, L Orme, R Conyers, K Thompson, M Coory

(2016), Vol. 46, pp. 1023-1029, International medicine journal, Richmond, Vic., C1-1

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Caregivers' information needs and their 'experiences of care' during treatment are associated with elevated anxiety and depression: a cross-sectional study of the caregivers of renal cancer survivors

D Oberoi, V White, M Jefford, G Giles, D Bolton, I Davis, I Winship, H Prince, J Millar, S Harrison, A Kay, D Hill

(2016), Vol. 24, pp. 4177-4186, Support care cancer, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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2015

What is the role of tobacco control advertising intensity and duration in reducing adolescent smoking prevalence? Findings from 16 years of tobacco control mass media advertising in Australia

V White, S Durkin, K Coomber, M Wakefield

(2015), Vol. 24, pp. 198-204, Tobacco control, London, Eng., C1-1

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Graphic health warnings on cigarette packs: how long before the effects on adolescents wear out?

V White, E Bariola, A Faulkner, K Coomber, M Wakefield

(2015), Vol. 17, pp. 776-783, Nicotine & tobacco research, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

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How has alcohol advertising in traditional and online media in Australia changed? Trends in advertising expenditure 1997-2011

V White, A Faulkner, K Coomber, D Azar, R Room, M Livingston, T Chikritzhs, M Wakefield

(2015), Vol. 34, pp. 521-530, Drug and alcohol review, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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Implementing a telephone based peer support intervention for women with a BRCA1/2 mutation

A Farrelly, V White, M-A Young, M Jefford, S Ieropoli, J Duffy, I Winship, B Meiser

(2015), Vol. 14, pp. 373-382, Familial Cancer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Do larger graphic health warnings on standardised cigarette packs increase adolescents' cognitive processing of consumer health information and beliefs about smoking-related harms?

V White, T Williams, A Faulkner, M Wakefield

(2015), Vol. 24, pp. ii50-ii57, Tobacco Control, London, Eng., C1-1

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Has the introduction of plain packaging with larger graphic health warnings changed adolescents' perceptions of cigarette packs and brands?

V White, T Williams, M Wakefield

(2015), Vol. 24, pp. ii42-ii49, Tobacco Control, London, Eng., C1-1

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2014

Maximising students' use of purpose-built shade in secondary schools: Quantitative and qualitative results of a built-environment intervention

S Dobbinson, K Jamsen, K McLeod, V White, M Wakefield, P Livingston, V White, J Simpson

(2014), Vol. 26, pp. 136-142, Health and place : an international journal, Oxford, England, C1

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Randomized controlled trial of a telephone-based peer-support program for women carrying a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation: impact on psychological distress

V White, M-A Young, A Farrelly, B Meiser, M Jefford, E Williamson, S Ieropoli, J Duffy, I Winship

(2014), Vol. 32, pp. 4073-4080, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Alexandria, Va., C1-1

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'Something's brewing': The changing trends in alcohol coverage in Australian newspapers 2000-2011

D Azar, V White, S Bland, M Livingston, R Room, T Chikritzhs, S Durkin, W Gilmore, M Wakefield

(2014), Vol. 49, pp. 336-342, Alcohol and Alcoholism, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

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Low uptake of upfront autologous transplantation for myeloma in a jurisdiction with universal health care coverage: a population-based patterns of care study in Australia

N Wong Doo, M Coory, V White, S Harrison, H Prince, J Millar, M Dimech, G Giles, IMPROVE Project

(2014), Vol. 14, pp. 61-67, Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma and Leukemia, New York, N.Y., C1-1

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2013

Unmet support needs and distress among women with a BRCA1/2 mutation

A Farrelly, V White, B Meiser, M Jefford, M-A Young, S Ieropoli, I Winship, J Duffy

(2013), Vol. 12, pp. 509-518, Familial Cancer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Density of tobacco retail outlets near schools and smoking behaviour among secondary school students

M Scully, M McCarthy, M Zacher, C Warne, M Wakefield, V White

(2013), Vol. 37, pp. 574-578, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, Melbourne, Vic., C1-1

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Contemporary management of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) in Victoria: implications for longer term outcomes and costs

A Ta, D Bolton, M Dimech, V White, I Davis, M Coory, J Millar, G Giles

(2013), Vol. 112, pp. 36-43, BJU International, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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Reducing the psychological distress of family caregivers of home-based palliative care patients: short-term effects from a randomised controlled trial

P Hudson, T Trauer, B Kelly, M O'Connor, K Thomas, M Summers, R Zordan, V White

(2013), Vol. 22, pp. 1987-1993, Psycho-Oncology, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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Systematic review of quality improvement interventions directed at cancer specialists

M Coory, V White, K Johnson, D Hill, M Jefford, S Harrison, I Winship, J Millar, G Giles

(2013), Vol. 31, pp. 1583-1591, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Alexandria, Va., C1-1

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2012

The decline of menthol cigarette smoking in Australia, 1980-2008

B King, V White, J Balmford, J Cooper, R Borland

(2012), Vol. 14, pp. 1213-1220, Nicotine and Tobacco Research, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

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Can a tailored telephone intervention delivered by volunteers reduce the supportive care needs, anxiety and depression of people with colorectal cancer? A randomised controlled trial.

V White, M Macvean, S Grogan, C D'Este, D Akkerman, S Ieropoli, D Hill, R Sanson-Fisher

(2012), Vol. 21, pp. 1053-1062, Psycho-Oncology, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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What public health strategies are needed to reduce smoking initiation?

J Pierce, V White, S Emery

(2012), Vol. 21, pp. 258-264, Tobacco control, London, Eng., C1-1

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2011

The epidemiology of anabolic-androgenic steroid use among Australian secondary school students

M Dunn, V White

(2011), Vol. 14, pp. 10-14, Journal of science and medicine in sport, Chatswood, N. S. W., C1-1

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Understanding a ductal carcinoma in situ diagnosis: patient views and surgeon descriptions

C Davey, V White, C Warne, P Kitchen, E Villanueva, B Erbas

(2011), Vol. 20, pp. 776-784, European Journal of Cancer Care, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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What impact have tobacco control policies, cigarette price and tobacco control programme funding had on Australian adolescents' smoking? Findings over a 15-year period

V White, C Warne, M Spittal, S Durkin, K Purcell, M Wakefield

(2011), Vol. 106, pp. 1493-1502, Addiction, London, Eng., C1-1

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What models of peer support do people with colorectal cancer prefer?

S Ieropoli, V White, M Jefford, D Akkerman

(2011), Vol. 20, pp. 455-465, European Journal of Cancer Care, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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Comparing the needs of health professional and peer cancer support group facilitators in an Australian context

L Hoey, G Sutherland, P Williams, V White

(2011), Vol. 20, pp. 87-92, European Journal of Cancer Care, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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Which Australian secondary school students are at risk of illicit drug use?

T Freeman, V White, A Roche

(2011), Vol. 30, pp. 589-596, Drug and Alcohol Review, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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2010

The psychological impact of a specialist referral and telephone intervention on male cancer patients : a randomised controlled trial

P Livingston, V White, J Hayman, E Maunsell, S Dunn, D Hill

(2010), Vol. 19, pp. 617-625, Psycho-oncology, Chichester, England, C1-1

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A nurse-assisted screening and referral program for depression among survivors of colorectal cancer : feasibility study

P Livingston, M Craike, V White, A Hordern, M Jefford, M Botti, C Lethborg, J Oldroyd

(2010), Vol. 193, Medical journal of Australia, Strawberry Hills, N.S.W., C1

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Discussing the transition to palliative care: evaluation of a brief communication skills training program for oncology clinicians

M Grainger, S Hegarty, P Schofield, V White, M Jefford

(2010), Vol. 8, pp. 441-447, Palliative and supportive care, Cambridge, Eng., C1-1

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The impact of publication of Australian treatment recommendations for DCIS on clinical practice: a population-based, "before-after" study

V White, M Pruden, P Kitchen, E Villanueva, B Erbas

(2010), Vol. 36, pp. 949-956, European journal of surgical oncology, London, Eng., C1-1

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A varying coefficient model to measure the effectiveness of mass media anti-smoking campaigns in generating calls to a Quitline

Q Bui, R Huggins, W-H Hwang, V White, B Erbas

(2010), Vol. 20, pp. 473-479, Journal of epidemiology, Fukuoka, Japan, C1-1

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2009

Adolescents' use of purpose built shade in secondary schools : cluster randomised controlled trial

S Dobbinson, V White, M Wakefield, K Jamsen, V White, P Livingston, D English, J Simpson

(2009), Vol. 338, pp. 1-6, British medical journal, London, England, C1

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How do trends in smoking prevalence among Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australian secondary students between 1996 and 2005 compare?

V White, T Mason, V Briggs

(2009), Vol. 33, pp. 147-153, Australian and New Zealand journal of public health, Milton, Qld., C1-1

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Young adult smoking behavior: implications for future population health

E Gilpin, V White, M White, J Pierce

(2009), Vol. 33, pp. 569-580, American journal of health behavior, Oak Ridge, N.C., C1-1

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Genetic influences on handedness: data from 25,732 Australian and Dutch twin families

S Medland, D Duffy, M Wright, G Geffen, D Hay, F Levy, C van-Beijsterveldt, G Willemsen, G Townsend, V White, A Hewitt, D Mackey, J Bailey, W Slutske, D Nyholt, S Treloar, N Martin, D Boomsma

(2009), Vol. 47, pp. 330-337, Neuropsychologia, Kidlington, Eng., C1-1

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2008

Systematic review of peer-support programs for people with cancer

L Hoey, S Ieropoli, V White, M Jefford

(2008), Vol. 70, pp. 315-337, Patient education and counseling, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Do graphic health warning labels have an impact on adolescents' smoking-related beliefs and behaviours?

V White, B Webster, M Wakefield

(2008), Vol. 103, pp. 1562-1571, Addiction, Chichester, United Kingdom, C1-1

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How does a cancer education program impact on people with cancer and their family and friends?

G Sutherland, L Dpsych, V White, M Jefford, S Hegarty

(2008), Vol. 23, pp. 126-132, Journal of cancer education, New York, United States, C1-1

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Does smoking among friends explain apparent genetic effects on current smoking in adolescence and young adulthood?

V White, G Byrnes, B Webster, J Hopper

(2008), Vol. 98, pp. 1475-1481, British journal of cancer, London, Eng., C1-1

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Impact of tobacco control policies and mass media campaigns on monthly adult smoking prevalence

M Wakefield, S Durkin, M Spittal, M Siahpush, M Scollo, J Simpson, S Chapman, V White, D Hill

(2008), Vol. 98, pp. 1443-1450, American journal of public health, Washington, United States, C1-1

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Can population-based tobacco-control policies change smoking behaviors of adolescents from all socio-economic groups? Findings from Australia: 1987-2005

V White, J Hayman, D Hill

(2008), Vol. 19, pp. 631-640, Cancer causes & control, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, C1-1

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One-to-one volunteer support programs for people with cancer: a review of the literature

M Macvean, V White, R Sanson-Fisher

(2008), Vol. 70, pp. 10-24, Patient education and counseling, Shannon, Ireland, C1-1

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2007

Australian adolescents' sun protection behavior : who are we kidding?

P Livingston, V White, J Hayman, S Dobbinson

(2007), Vol. 44, pp. 508-512, Preventive medicine, San Diego, Calif., C1

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The effects of television advertisements for junk food versus nutritious food on children's food attitudes and preferences

H Dixon, M Scully, M Wakefield, V White, D Crawford

(2007), Vol. 65, pp. 1311-1323, Social science & medicine, New York, NY., C1

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Is cancer risk associated with anger control and negative affect? Findings from a prospective cohort study

V White, D English, H Coates, M Lagerlund, R Borland, G Giles

(2007), Vol. 69, pp. 667-674, Psychosomatic medicine, Philadelphia, Pa., C1-1

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Dietary, physical activity and sedentary behaviour among Australian secondary students in 2005

M Scully, H Dixon, V White, K Beckmann

(2007), Vol. 22, pp. 236-245, Health promotion international, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

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Reducing the unmet needs of patients with colorectal cancer: a feasibility study of The Pathfinder Volunteer Program

M Macvean, V White, S Pratt, S Grogan, R Sanson-Fisher

(2007), Vol. 15, pp. 293-299, Support care cancer, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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2006

How acceptable is a referral and telephone-based outcall programme for men diagnosed with cancer? A feasibility study

P Livingston, V White, J Hayman, D Hill

(2006), Vol. 15, pp. 467-475, European journal of cancer care, Malden, Mass., C1-1

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Can home smoking restrictions influence adolescents' smoking behaviors if their parents and friends smoke?

E Szabo, V White, J Hayman

(2006), Vol. 31, pp. 2298-2303, Addictive behaviors, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Cigarette promotional offers: who takes advantage?

V White, M White, K Freeman, E Gilpin, J Pierce

(2006), Vol. 30, pp. 225-231, American journal of preventive medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Changes in the management of ductal carcinoma in situ before the release of clinical practice recommendations in Australia: the case in Victoria

V White, M Pruden, G Giles, P Kitchen, J Collins, G Inglis, D Hill

(2006), Vol. 76, pp. 28-34, ANZ journal of surgery, London, Eng., C1-1

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2005

Womens satisfaction with their breast prosthesis: What determines a quality prosthesis

P Livingston, V White, S Roberts, E Pritchard, J Hayman, A Gibbs, D Hill

(2005), Vol. 29, pp. 65-83, Evaluation review, Beverly Hills, Calif., C1-1

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Information and support needs of callers to the Cancer Helpline, the Cancer Council Victoria

M Jefford, C Black, S Grogan, G Yeoman, V White, D Akkerman

(2005), Vol. 14, pp. 113-123, European journal of cancer care, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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How do smokers control their cigarette expenditures?

V White, E Gilpin, M White, J Pierce

(2005), Vol. 7, pp. 625-635, Nicotine and tobacco research, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

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Reconciling population benefits and women's individual autonomy in mammographic screening: in-depth interviews to explore women's views about 'informed choice'

C Davey, V White, M Gattellari, J Ward

(2005), Vol. 29, pp. 69-77, Australian and New Zealand journal of public health, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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How effective are tobacco industry bar and club marketing efforts in reaching young adults?

E Gilpin, V White, J Pierce

(2005), Vol. 14, pp. 186-192, Tobacco control, London, Eng., C1-1

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What fraction of young adults are at risk for future smoking, and who are they?

E Gilpin, V White, J Pierce

(2005), Vol. 7, pp. 747-759, Nicotine and tobacco research, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

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2004

How does active parental consent influence the findings of drug-use surveys in schools?

V White, D Hill, Y Effendi

(2004), Vol. 28, pp. 246-260, Evaluation review, London, Eng., C1-1

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The management of early breast carcinoma before and after the introduction of clinical practice guidelines

V White, M Pruden, G Giles, J Collins, K Jamrozik, G Inglis, J Boyages, D Hill

(2004), Vol. 101, pp. 476-485, Cancer, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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2003

Adolescent alcohol-use trajectories in the transition from high school

J Toumbourou, I Williams, P Snow, V White

(2003), Vol. 22, pp. 111-116, Drug and alcohol review, London, England, C1-1

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Sun exposure and sun protection behaviours among Australian adolescents: trends over time

P Livingston, V White, J Hayman, S Dobbinson

(2003), Vol. 37, pp. 577-584, Preventive medicine, Orlando, Fla., C1-1

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Access to breast prostheses via a government-funded service in Victoria, Australia

P Livingston, V White, S Roberts, E Pritchard, A Gibbs, D Hill

(2003), Vol. 27, pp. 563-578, Evaluation review, Beverly Hills, Calif., C1-1

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External breast prosthesis use: experiences and views of women with breast cancer, breast care nurses, and prosthesis fitters

S Roberts, P Livingston, V White, A Gibbs

(2003), Vol. 26, pp. 179-186, Cancer nursing, New York, NY., C1-1

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The role of genes in tobacco smoking during adolescence and young adulthood: a multivariate behaviour genetic investigation

V White, J Hopper, A Wearing, D Hill

(2003), Vol. 98, pp. 1087-1100, Addiction, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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2002

Prediction of alcohol-related harm from controlled drinking stragegies and alcohol consumption trajectories

J Toumbourou, I Williams, V White, P Snow, G Munro, P Schofield

(2002), Vol. 99, pp. 498-508, Addiction, Abingdon, England, C1-1

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Changes in the use of tobacco among Australian secondary students: results of the 1999 prevalence study and comparisons with earlier years

D Hill, V White, Y Effendi

(2002), Vol. 26, pp. 156-163, Australian and New Zealand journal of public health, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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Surgical management of ductal carcinoma in situ in Australia in 1995

D Shugg, V White, P Kitchen, M Pruden, J Collins, D Hill

(2002), Vol. 72, pp. 708-715, ANZ journal of surgery, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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2001

Knowledge, attitudes and self-care practices related to sun protection among secondary students in Australia

P Livingston, V White, A Ugoni, R Borland

(2001), Vol. 16, pp. 269-278, Health education research, London, England, C1-1

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2000

Sun-safe behaviour among secondary school students in Australia

J Lowe, R Borland, W Stanton, P Baade, V White, K Balanda

(2000), Vol. 15, pp. 271-281, Health education research, Oxford, Eng., C1-1

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Alcohol use among Australian secondary students in 1996

V White, D Hill, T Letcher

(2000), Vol. 19, pp. 371-379, Drug and alcohol review, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

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1999

Trends in environmental tobacco smoke restrictions in the home in Victoria, Australia

R Borland, R Mullins, L Trotter, V White

(1999), Vol. 8, pp. 266-271, Tobacco control, London, Eng., C1-1

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Tobacco use among Australian secondary students in 1996

D Hill, V White, T Letcher

(1999), Vol. 23, pp. 252-259, Australian and New Zealand journal of public health, Milton, Qld., C1-1

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Prevalence of illicit drug use among youth: results from the Australian School Students' Alcohol and Drugs Survey

M Lynskey, V White, D Hill, T Letcher, W Hall

(1999), Vol. 23, pp. 519-524, Australian and New Zealand journal of public health, Milton, Qld., C1-1

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1998

Smoking behaviours of Australian adults in 1995: trends and concerns

D Hill, V White, M Scollo

(1998), Vol. 168, pp. 209-213, Medical journal of Australia, Sydney, N.S.W., C1-1

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1996

The outgoing, the rebellious and the anxious: are adolescent personality dimensions related to the uptake of smoking?

V White, D Hill, J Hopper

(1996), Vol. 12, pp. 73-85, Psychology and health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

Other Public Sector Funding

How Oesophageal cancer is diagnosed and treated in Victoria

Prof Vicki White

  • 2017: $195,578

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report