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Research Output for Gade G. Waqa

Note: The 2012, 2013, 2014 publications have not been audited.

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Publications

2014 External

Petersen, S., Moodie, M., Mavoa, H., Waqa, G.*, Goundar, R.* and Swinburn, B. (2014) Relationship between overweight and health-related quality of life in secondary school children in Fiji: results from a cross-sectional population-based study, International journal of obesity, vol. 38, no. 4, pp. 539-546, Nature Publishing Group, London, UK [C1]
ERA journal ID: 13605 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-84889261851
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Waqa, Gade*, Moodie, Marj, Schultz, Jimaima* and Swinburn, Boyd (2014) Process evaluation of a community-based intervention program: Healthy Youth Healthy Communities, an adolescent obesity prevention project in Fiji, Global health promotion, vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 23-34, Sage Publications, London, England [C1]
ERA journal ID: 42013 – Scopus EID: Not tagged
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2013 External

McCabe, Marita P., Waqa, Gade*, Dev, Anjileena*, Cama, Tilema* and Swinburn, Boyd A. (2013) The role of cultural values and religion on views of body size and eating practices among adolescents from Fiji, Tonga and Australia, British journal of health psychology, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 383-394, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, England [C1]
ERA journal ID: 6156 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-84875003140
Citation counts: Scopus - 2, Thomson - 2
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Sluyter, John D.*, Scragg, Robert K. R.*, Plank, Lindsay D.*, Waqa, Gade*, Fotu, Kalesita F.* and Swinburn, Boyd A. (2013) Sizing the association between lifestyle behaviours and fatness in a large, heterogeneous sample of youth of multiple ethnicities from 4 countries, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, vol. 10, no. 115, pp. 1-14, BioMed Central, London, England [C1]
ERA journal ID: 13586 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-84885333759
Citation counts: Scopus - 1
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Waqa, Gade*, Mavoa, Helen, Snowdon, Wendy, Moodie, Marj, Schultz, Jimaima*, McCabe, Marita, Kremer, Peter and Swinburn, Boyd (2013) Knowledge brokering between researchers and policymakers in Fiji to develop policies to reduce obesity: a process evaluation, Implementation science, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 1-11, BioMed Central, London, England [C1]
ERA journal ID: 40412 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-84879481961
Citation counts: Scopus - 2, Thomson - 1
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Waqa, Gade*, Moodie, Marj, Schultz, Jimaima* and Swinburn, Boyd (2013) Process evaluation of a community-based intervention program : Health youth healthy communities, an adolescent obesity prevention project in Fiji, Global health promotion, vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 23-34, Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, California [C1]
ERA journal ID: 42013 – Scopus EID: Not tagged
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Waqa, Gade*, Mavoa, Helen, Snowdon, Wendy, Moodie, Marj, Nadakuitavuki, Rigieta*, Mc Cabe, Marita and Swinburn, Boyd (2013) Participants' perceptions of a knowledge-brokering strategy to facilitate evidence-informed policy-making in Fiji, BMC Public Health, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 1-9, BioMed Central, London, England [C1]
ERA journal ID: 13449 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-84881059187
Citation counts: Scopus - 1
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2012 External

Mavoa, Helen, Waqa, Gade*, Moodie, Marj, Kremer, Peter*, McCabe, Marita, Snowdon, Wendy and Swinburn, Boyd (2012) Knowledge exchange in the Pacific : The TROPIC (translational research into obesity prevention policies for communities) project, BMC public health, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 1-9, BioMed Central, London, England [C1]
ERA journal ID: 13449 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-84864119813
Citation counts: Scopus - 2
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Petersen, Solveig, Mavoa, Helen, Swinburn, Boyd, Waqa, Gade*, Goundar, Ramneek* and Moodie, Marjory (2012) Health-related quality of life is low in secondary school children in Fiji, International journal of pediatrics, vol. 2012, pp. 1-10, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, New York, N.Y. [C1]
ERA journal ID: Not matching ERA journal list
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Mavoa, H., Snowdon, W. and Waqa, G.* (2012) Embedding evidence-informed decision-making into policies that benefit health, Fiji journal of public health, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 27-28, FJPH, Suva, Fiji [C3]
ERA journal ID: Not matching ERA journal list
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Waqa, G.*, Snowdon, Wendy and Mavoa, Helen (2012) An integrative approach of knowledge to action with policy makers in a small Pacific nation, Fiji journal of public health, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 44-46, Ministry of Health, Fiji, Suva, Fiji [C3]
ERA journal ID: Not matching ERA journal list
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2011 External

Kremer, P., Waqa, G.*, Vanualailai, N.*, Schultz, J. T.*, Roberts, G.*, Moodie, M., Mavoa, H., Malakellis, M., McCabe, M P and Swinburn, B. A. (2011) Reducing unhealthy weight gain in Fijian adolescents : results of the Healthy Youth Healthy Communities study, Obesity reviews, vol. 12, no. Supplement 2, pp. 29-40, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, England [C1]
ERA journal ID: 13739 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-80054836577
Citation counts: Scopus - 13, Thomson - 11
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McCabe, Marita P., Mavoa, Helen, Ricciardelli, Lina A., Waqa, Gade*, Fotu, Kalesita* and Goundar, Ramneek* (2011) Sociocultural influences on body image among adolescent boys from Fiji, Tonga, and Australia, Journal of applied social psychology, vol. 41, no. 11, pp. 2708-2722, Wiley - Blackwell Publishing, Hoboken, N. J. [C1]
ERA journal ID: 6351 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-80054834525
Citation counts: Scopus - 3, Thomson - 2
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McCabe, M. P., Mavoa, H., Ricciardelli, L. A., Schultz, J. T.*, Waqa, G.* and Fotu, K. F.* (2011) Socio-cultural agents and their impact on body image and body change strategies among adolescents in Fiji, Tonga, Tongans in New Zealand and Australia, Obesity reviews, vol. 12, no. Supplement 2, pp. 61-67, Wiley - Blackwell, Oxford, England [C1]
ERA journal ID: 13739 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-80054842640
Citation counts: Scopus - 9, Thomson - 9
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Swinburn, B. A., Millar, L., Utter, J.*, Kremer, P., Moodie, M., Mavoa, H., Snowdon, W., McCabe, M. P., Malakellis, M., de Courten, M.*, Waqa, G.*, Fotu, K. F.*, Roberts, G.* and Scragg, R.* (2011) The Pacific Obesity Prevention in Communities project : project overview and methods, Obesity reviews, vol. 12, no. Supplement 2, pp. 3-11, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, England [C1]
ERA journal ID: 13739 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-80054845384
Citation counts: Scopus - 16, Thomson - 17
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2009 Population Health

Moodie, Marjory, Keating, Catherine, Waqa, Gade, Faeamani, Gavin*, Taufa, Inoke* and Swinburn, Boyd (2009) The relationship between adolescent obesity and quality of life, IHEA 2009 : Harmonizing health and Economics : Proceedings of the 7th World Congress on Health Economics 2009, p. 1, IHEA, Beijing, China [EN.1]
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2009 External

McCabe, Marita P., Ricciardelli, Lina, Waqa, Gade*, Goundar, Ramneek* and Fotu, Kalasita* (2009) Body image and body change strategies among adolescent males and females from Fiji, Tonga and Australia, Body image, vol. 6, no. 4, pp. 299-303, Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands [C1]
ERA journal ID: 6149 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-69649093070
Citation counts: Scopus - 20, Thomson - 17
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Moodie, M., Keating, C., Waqa, G.*, Faemani, G.*, Taufa, I.* and Swinburn, B. (2009) Does obesity affect the quality of life of adolescents?, in Blaak, Ellen and Visscher, Tommy (eds), ECO 2009 : 17th European Congress on Obesity, p. 84, Karger, Basel, Switzerland [EN.1]
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2008 External

Moodie, M., Keating, C., Waqa, G.*, Faeamani, G.*, Taufa, I.* and Swinburn, B. (2008) The relationship between adolescent obesity and quality of life, Pacific Obesity Prevention in Communities (OPIC) project symposium, pp. 1-12, Pacific OPIC Project, Auckland, New Zealand [EN]
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2007 School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

Ricciardelli, Lina, McCabe, Marita, Mavoa, Helen, Fotu, Kalesita, Goundar, Ramneek, Schultz, Jimaima, Waqa, Gade and Swinburn, Boyd (2007) The pursuit of muscularity among adolescent boys in Fiji and Tonga, Body image, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 361-371, Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands [C1]
ERA journal ID: 6149 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-35448953022
Citation counts: Scopus - 14, Thomson - 13
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2006 School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

Waqa, G. and Mavoa, Helen (2006) Sociocultural factors influencing the food choices of 16-18 year-old indigenous Fijian females at school, Pacific health dialog, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 57-64, PHD Manager, Resource Books, Auckland, N.Z. [C1.1]
ERA journal ID: Not matching ERA journal list
Citation counts: Scopus - 4
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2006 External

Williams, Lauren K., Ricciardelli, Lina, McCabe, Marita, Waqa, Gade G.* and Bavadra, Kelera* (2006) Body image attitudes and concerns among indigenous Fijian and European Australian adolescent girls, Body image, vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 275-287, Elsevier BV, Amsterdam, The Netherlands [C1]
ERA journal ID: 6149 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-33746902060
Citation counts: Scopus - 28
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Williams, Lauren K., Ricciardelli, Lina, McCabe, Marita, Swinburn, Boyd, Waqa, Gade G.* and Bavadra, Kelera* (2006) A comparison of the sources and nature of body image messages perceived by indigenous Fijian and European Australian adolescent girls, Sex roles, vol. 55, no. 7-8, pp. 555-566, Springer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands [C1]
ERA journal ID: 6663 – Scopus EID: 2-s2.0-33845483466
Citation counts: Scopus - 10, Thomson - 10
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Mavoa, H., Schultz, J.*, Waqa, G.* and Fotu, K.* (2006) Cultural basis for obesity : perspectives of Tongan and indigenous Fijian adolescents, ICO 2006 : Proceedings of the 10th International Congress on Obesity 2006, p. 11, ICO, Sydney, N.S.W [E2.1]
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Mavoa, H., Waqa, G.* and Fotu, K.* (2006) Patterns of physical activity for adolescent girls in Fiji and Tonga, in Katsikitis, M (eds), APS and NZPsS 2006 : The Abstracts of the 2006 Joint Conference of the Australian Psychological Society and the New Zealand Psychological Society, p. 163 [E3.1]
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Grants and Consultancies

No grants and/or consultancies found or audited – the 2014 HERDC financial return has not been completed or loaded as yet.

Higher Degree by Research Completions supervised by Gade G. Waqa

No completions found or audited.

Legend:
* Not a member of Deakin University at time of output.

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23rd July 2011