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Prof Kylie Ball

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Head Of School (Research)

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Exercise & Nut. Sci.

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), University of Newcastle, 1995
Doctor of Philosophy, University of Newcastle, 2000

Contact

Research interests

Professor Ball's research is focused on understanding the individual, social and environmental influences on eating and physical activity behaviours and obesity risk; and on intervening to promote healthier eating and activity behaviours and preventing obesity. Her research has focused particularly on high-risk target groups such as young women and people who are socio-economically disadvantaged.

Affiliations

International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity (Past-President and Fellow)


Founder and past convenor, ISBNPA Special Interest Group, Socioeconomic inequalities in nutrition, physical activity and sedentary behaviours

Public Health Association of Australia

Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity

Australasian Society for Behavioural Health & Medicine
 

Teaching interests

Has supervised 9 PhD students and 3 Masters by Research students to completion
Currently supervises 5 PhD students
 

Conferences

Selected invited presentations since 2011 (from career total of >220 scientific presentations)

Traversing myths and mountains: Addressing socioeconomic inequalities in the promotion of nutrition and physical activity behaviours. Invited keynote presentation. Annual Meeting of the International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, Edinburgh, Scotland, June 2015.

Socioeconomic inequalities in obesity: Why do they arise, and what can we do about them? Invited symposium speaker. Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Sydney, Nov 2014.

Physical Activity in women. Distinguished discussant. 4th International Conference on Physical Activity and Public Health, Sydney, Nov 2012. 

Current gaps in the field and potential opportunities. Invited ECR workshop presenter. 2013 Annual Meeting of the International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, Ghent, Belgium, May 2013.

Effectiveness of price reduction and behaviour change strategies for improving fruit, vegetable and beverage consumption: Results from the Supermarket Healthy Eating for Life (SHELF) randomised controlled trial. 12th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, Ghent, Belgium, May 2013.

SHELf: Methods and recruitment success of a behavioural and price reduction intervention promoting healthy eating. Population Health Congress, Adelaide, 2012.

Socioeconomic disadvantage and diet: understanding and promoting resilience. Invited plenary, Joint Annual Scientific Meeting of the Nutrition Society of New Zealand and the Nutrition Society of Australia, Queenstown, New Zealand, 2011.

Price-related drivers of socioeconomic inequalities in diet (Oral symposium). 11th Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, Melbourne, 2011.

Ball K. & van Lenthe R. Effectively writing scientific publications (Workshop for Students/Early Career Researchers). 11th Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, Melbourne, 2011.

Awards

2015 and 2016  Recognised as a Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher. highlycited.com states: Highly Cited Researchers represent some of world’s most influential scientific minds. About three thousand researchers earned this distinction by writing the greatest number of reports officially designated by Essential Science Indicators as Highly Cited Papers — ranking among the top 1% most cited for their subject field and year of publication, earning them the mark of exceptional impact.

 

Four national competitive research fellowships:


2013-2017: $714,745 National Health & Medical Research Council Principal Research Fellowship.

2008-2012: $595,000, National Health and Medical Research Council Senior Research Fellowship.

2004-2008: $426,250. NHMRC/NHF Partnership Career Development Award.

2001-2004: $221,515 National Health and Medical Research Council: Public Health Postdoctoral Research Fellowship.
 

2013: Winner, Promoting Healthy Eating category, VicHealth Award: Healthy Eating Through Price Reduction & Skill-Building Program, conducted in partnership with the National Heart Foundation of Australia and Coles Supermarkets.

2012: InFANT project team awarded the Professor David Hill Award for Knowledge and Translation from the Victorian Health Promotion Foundation for the INFANT project. 


2010: Winner, 2010 Deakin University Researcher of the Year Award

The 2010 Vice-Chancellors Award for Distinguished Research; and

The 2010 Vice-Chancellors Award for Research Excellence.

2009: Inducted as an Inaugural Fellow, International Society for Behavioural
Nutrition and Physical Activity. One of only 5 inaugural Fellows (and the first female fellow). Recognition of substantial contribution to the Society.

2008-9: Overall Winner, Victorian Young Tall Poppy of the Year Award

This prize, awarded by the Australian Institute of Science & Policy, recognizes outstanding achievement in any field of science, as well as defined excellence in community engagement.

2006: Applied Research in Sport and Recreation Science Award. Switch-Play, Deakin University. Sport and Recreation Awards, Department for Victorian Communities, 12th October 2006.

2003: Vice Chancellors Award for Outstanding Contribution to Research: Early Career Researcher

2002: NHMRC Travelling Award to visit Cambridge University, UK as a visiting scientist
 

Projects

Professor Ball was elected as a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences (AAHMS) in 2016.

She is a Fellow and Past-President of the International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity.

She also serves/has served on the following committees:

National Health and Medical Research Council Fellowships Committee

National Health and Medical Research Council Research Translation Faculty

National Heart Foundation of Australia National Physical Activity Committee

Executive Committee, Public Health Association of Australia, Food and Nutrition Special Interest Group

National Heart Foundation of Australia Research Grants Interview Committee and Fellowships Committee

Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity, Public Health Sub-committee



Journal Editorial Boards

2011-14 Associate Editor, Public Health Nutrition.

2005-15 Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Behavioral

Nutrition and Physical Activity



Examples of Service to the Community

Professor Ball serves/has contributed to numerous community groups/committees, including:

Australian Government Preventative Health Taskforce Obesity Working Group

National Heart Foundation of Australia Physical Activity Committee

National Heart Foundation of Australia Obesity Working Group

Advisory Board, Prevention Magazine



Examples of Service to the University

Professor Ball has been involved in several University, Faculty and School committees including:

Head, IPAN EMCR Development

Executive Committee, IPAN

Academic Board

Faculty Board

Faculty Academic Promotions Committee

School Research Degree Coordinator

School Research Committee

School Early Career Researcher's Mentor

Faculty Research and Graduate Studies Committee

President, Deakin and Community Childcare Centre

 

Publications

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2017

Correlates of pregnant women's gestational weight gain knowledge

J Willcox, K Ball, K Campbell, D Crawford, S Wilkinson

(2017), Vol. 49, pp. 32-39, Midwifery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

The types and aspects of front-of-pack food labelling schemes preferred by adults and children

S Pettigrew, Z Talati, C Miller, H Dixon, B Kelly, K Ball

(2017), Vol. 109, pp. 115-123, Appetite, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Typologies of neighbourhood environments and children's physical activity, sedentary time and television viewing

A Timperio, D Crawford, K Ball, J Salmon

(2017), Vol. 43, pp. 121-127, Health and place, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

A cluster-randomised controlled trial to promote physical activity in adolescents: the Raising Awareness of Physical Activity (RAW-PA) study

N Ridgers, A Timperio, H Brown, K Ball, S Macfarlane, S Lai, K Richards, W Ngan, J Salmon

(2017), Vol. 17, pp. 1-10, BMC public health, London, Eng., C1

journal

Associations between access to alcohol outlets and alcohol intake and depressive symptoms in women from socioeconomically disadvantaged neighbourhoods in Australia

K Lamb, L Thornton, M Teychenne, C Milte, E Cerin, K Ball

(2017), Vol. 17, pp. 1-10, BMC public health, London, Eng., C1

journal

What predicts children's active transport and independent mobility in disadvantaged neighborhoods?

J Veitch, A Carver, J Salmon, G Abbott, K Ball, D Crawford, V Cleland, A Timperio

(2017), Vol. 44, pp. 103-109, Health & place, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

A mobile health intervention promoting healthy gestational weight gain for women entering pregnancy at a high body mass index: the txt4two pilot randomised controlled trial

J Willcox, S Wilkinson, M Lappas, K Ball, D Crawford, E McCarthy, B Fjeldsoe, R Whittaker, R Maddison, K Campbell

(2017), pp. 1-11, BJOG, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

The relative ability of different front-of-pack labels to assist consumers discriminate between healthy, moderately healthy, and unhealthy foods

Z Talati, S Pettigrew, K Ball, C Hughes, B Kelly, B Neal, H Dixon

(2017), Vol. 59, pp. 109-113, Food quality and preference, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Where do people purchase food? A novel approach to investigating food purchasing locations

L Thornton, D Crawford, K Lamb, K Ball

(2017), Vol. 16, pp. 1-13, International journal of health geographics, London, Eng., C1

journal

Effect of a price discount and consumer education strategy on food and beverage purchases in remote Indigenous Australia: a stepped-wedge randomised controlled trial

J Brimblecombe, M Ferguson, M Chatfield, S Liberato, A Gunther, K Ball, M Moodie, E Miles, A Magnus, C Mhurchu, A Leach, R Bailie

(2017), Vol. 2, pp. e82-e95, Lancet public health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Do intrapersonal factors mediate the association of social support with physical activity in young women living in socioeconomically disadvantaged neighbourhoods? A longitudinal mediation analysis

A Middelweerd, S te Velde, G Abbott, A Timperio, J Brug, K Ball

(2017), Vol. 12, pp. 1-14, PLoS one, San Francisco, Calif., C1

journal

Can an incentive-based intervention increase physical activity and reduce sitting among adults? The ACHIEVE (Active Choices IncEntiVE) feasibility study

K Ball, R Hunter, J-L Maple, M Moodie, J Salmon, K-L Ong, L Stephens, M Jackson, D Crawford

(2017), Vol. 14, pp. 1-10, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, Eng., C1

journal

Cluster randomised controlled trial of a consumer behaviour intervention to improve healthy food purchases from online canteens: study protocol

T Delaney, R Wyse, S Yoong, R Sutherland, J Wiggers, K Ball, K Campbell, C Rissel, L Wolfenden

(2017), Vol. 7, pp. 1-9, BMJ open, London, Eng., C1

journal

Can targeted policies reduce obesity and improve obesity-related behaviours in socioeconomically disadvantaged populations? A systematic review

D Olstad, R Ancilotto, M Teychenne, L Minaker, D Taber, K Raine, C Nykiforuk, K Ball

(2017), Vol. 18, pp. 791-807, Obesity reviews, London, Eng., C1

journal

Prospective associations between diet quality and body mass index in disadvantaged women: the resilience for eating and activity despite inequality (READI) study

D Olstad, K Lamb, L Thornton, S McNaughton, D Crawford, L Minaker, K Ball

(2017), pp. 1-11, International journal of epidemiology, Oxford, Eng., C1

journal

Does psychosocial stress explain socioeconomic inequities in 9-year weight gain among young women?

K Ball, D Schoenaker, G Mishra

(2017), Vol. 25, pp. 1109-1114, Obesity (Silver Spring), United States, C1

journal

Effectiveness of interventions to promote physical activity and/or decrease sedentary behaviour among rural adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis

V Cleland, K Squibb, L Stephens, J Dalby, A Timperio, T Winzenberg, K Ball, J Dollman

(2017), Vol. 18, pp. 727-741, Obesity Reviews, United Kingdom, C1

journal

Is the link between movement and mental health a two-way street? Prospective associations between physical activity, sedentary behaviour and depressive symptoms among women living in socioeconomically disadvantaged neighbourhoods

M Teychenne, G Abbott, K Lamb, S Rosenbaum, K Ball

(2017), Vol. 102, pp. 72-78, Preventative medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

The impact of financial incentives on participants' food purchasing patterns in a supermarket-based randomized controlled trial

D Olstad, D Crawford, G Abbott, S McNaughton, H Le, C Ni Mhurchu, C Pollard, K Ball

(2017), Vol. 14, pp. 1-7, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, Eng., C1

journal
2016

Sudden deaths during the largest community running event in Australia: a 25-year review

J Sweeting, J Ingles, K Ball, C Semsarian

(2016), Vol. 203, pp. 1029-1031, International journal of cardiology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

The impact of menu energy labelling across socioeconomic groups: a systematic review

D Sarink, A Peeters, R Freak-Poli, A Beauchamp, J Woods, K Ball, K Backholer

(2016), Vol. 99, pp. 59-75, Appetite, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Motivation and barriers for leisure-time physical activity in socioeconomically disadvantaged women

I Santos, K Ball, D Crawford, P Teixeira

(2016), Vol. 11, pp. 1-14, PLoS one, San Francisco, Calif., C1

journal

Maternal dietary intake and physical activity habits during the postpartum period: associations with clinician advice in a sample of Australian first time mothers

P van der Pligt, E Olander, K Ball, D Crawford, K Hesketh, M Teychenne, K Campbell

(2016), Vol. 16, pp. 1-10, BMC pregnancy and childbirth, London, Eng., C1

journal

Fast food restaurant locations according to socioeconomic disadvantage, urban-regional locality, and schools within Victoria, Australia

L Thornton, K Lamb, K Ball

(2016), Vol. 2, pp. 1-9, SSM - population health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Effects of parent and child behaviours on overweight and obesity in infants and young children from disadvantaged backgrounds: systematic review with narrative synthesis

C Russell, S Taki, R Laws, L Azadi, K Campbell, R Elliott, J Lynch, K Ball, R Taylor, E Denney-Wilson

(2016), Vol. 16, pp. 1-13, BMC public health, London, Eng., C1

journal

The extended Infant Feeding, Activity and Nutrition Trial (InFANT Extend) Program : a cluster-randomized controlled trial of an early intervention to prevent childhood obesity

K Campbell, K Hesketh, S McNaughton, K Ball, Z McCallum, J Lynch, D Crawford

(2016), Vol. 16, pp. 1-10, BMC public health, London, Eng., C1

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A process evaluation of the Supermarket Healthy Eating for Life (SHELf) randomized controlled trial

D Olstad, K Ball, G Abbott, S McNaughton, H Le, C Mhurchu, C Pollard, D Crawford

(2016), Vol. 13, pp. 1-15, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, Eng., C1

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Consumers' responses to front-of-pack labels that vary by interpretive content

Z Talati, S Pettigrew, B Kelly, K Ball, H Dixon, T Shilton

(2016), Vol. 101, pp. 205-213, Appetite, London, Eng., C1

journal

The impact of a new McDonald's restaurant on eating behaviours and perceptions of local residents: a natural experiment using repeated cross-sectional data

L Thornton, K Ball, K Lamb, J McCann, K Parker, D Crawford

(2016), Vol. 39, pp. 86-91, Health & place, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Hair cortisol levels, perceived stress and body mass index in women and children living in socioeconomically disadvantaged neighborhoods: the READI study

D Olstad, K Ball, C Wright, G Abbott, E Brown, A Turner

(2016), Vol. 19, pp. 158-167, Stress, London, Eng., C1

journal

Economic evaluation of price discounts and skill-building strategies on purchase and consumption of healthy food and beverages: The SHELf randomized controlled trial.

H Le, L Gold, G Abbott, D Crawford, S McNaughton, C Mhurchu, C Pollard, K Ball

(2016), Vol. 159, pp. 83-91, Social science and medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Socioeconomic inequalities in fruit and vegetable intakes

L Thornton, D Olstad, K Lamb, K Ball

(2016), pp. 3-22, Fruits, vegetables, and herbs : bioactive foods in health promotion, Cambridge, Mass., B1

chapter

The impact of a tax on sugar-sweetened beverages according to socio-economic position: a systematic review of the evidence

K Backholer, D Sarink, A Beauchamp, C Keating, V Loh, K Ball, J Martin, A Peeters

(2016), Vol. 19, pp. 3070-3084, Public health nutrition, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal

The combined effect of front-of-pack nutrition labels and health claims on consumers' evaluation of food products

Z Talati, S Pettigrew, C Hughes, H Dixon, B Kelly, K Ball, C Miller

(2016), Vol. 53, pp. 57-65, Food quality and preference, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Shopsmart 4 health: results of a randomized controlled trial of a behavioral intervention promoting fruit and vegetable consumption among socioeconomically disadvantaged women

K Ball, S McNaughton, H Le, G Abbott, L Stephens, D Crawford

(2016), Vol. 104, pp. 436-445, American journal of clinical nutrition, Rockville, Md., C1

journal

Physical activity in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: prevalence of inactivity and perceived barriers

J Sweeting, J Ingles, A Timperio, J Patterson, K Ball, C Semsarian

(2016), Vol. 3, pp. 1-9, Open heart, London, Eng., C1

journal

Translating an early childhood obesity prevention program for local community implementation: a case study of the Melbourne InFANT Program

R Laws, K Hesketh, K Ball, C Cooper, K Vrljic, K Campbell

(2016), Vol. 16, pp. 1-15, BMC public health, London, Eng., C1

journal

Can policy ameliorate socioeconomic inequities in obesity and obesity-related behaviours? A systematic review of the impact of universal policies on adults and children

D Olstad, M Teychenne, L Minaker, D Taber, K Raine, C Nykiforuk, K Ball

(2016), Vol. 17, pp. 1198-1217, Obesity reviews, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal

Diet quality and telomere length in older Australian men and women.

C Milte, A Russell, K Ball, D Crawford, J Salmon, S McNaughton

(2016), pp. 1-10, European journal of nutrition, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Do health claims and front-of-pack labels lead to a positivity bias in unhealthy foods?

Z Talati, S Pettigrew, H Dixon, B Neal, K Ball, C Hughes

(2016), Vol. 8, pp. 1-18, Nutrients, Basel, Switzerland, C1

journal
2015

Associations between the perceived environment and physical activity among adults aged 55-65 years : does urban-rural area of residence matter?

V Cleland, M Sodergren, P Otahal, A Timperio, K Ball, D Crawford, J Salmon, S McNaughton

(2015), Vol. 23, pp. 55-63, Journal of aging and physical activity, Champaign, Ill., C1

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Does food store access modify associations between intrapersonal factors and fruit and vegetable consumption?

L Thornton, K Lamb, M Tseng, D Crawford, K Ball

(2015), Vol. 69, pp. 902-906, European journal of clinical nutrition, London, Eng., C1

journal

Associations of diet quality with health-related quality of life in older Australian men and women

C Milte, M Thorpe, D Crawford, K Ball, S McNaughton

(2015), Vol. 64, pp. 8-16, Experimental gerontology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Challenges of exercise recommendations and sports participation in genetic heart disease patients.

J Sweeting, J Ingles, K Ball, C Semsarian

(2015), Vol. 8, pp. 178-186, Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics, United States, C1

journal

Socio-economic differences in predictors of frequent dairy food consumption among Australian adolescents: a longitudinal study

L Stephens, S McNaughton, D Crawford, K Ball

(2015), Vol. 18, pp. 3326-3336, Public health nutrition, Cambrigde, Eng., C1

journal

Trends in body mass index according to educational attainment for urban Australian adults between 1980 and 2007

E Gearon, K Backholer, C Stevenson, D Magliano, C Keating, K Ball, A Beauchamp, A Peeters

(2015), Vol. 39, pp. 1019-1026, International journal of obesity, London, Eng., C1

journal

Social determinants of health in the setting of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

J Ingles, R Johnson, T Sarina, L Yeates, C Burns, B Gray, K Ball, C Semsarian

(2015), Vol. 184, pp. 743-749, International Journal of Cardiology, Netherlands, C1

journal

Addressing the social determinants of inequities in physical activity and sedentary behaviours

K Ball, A Carver, K Downing, M Jackson, K O'Rourke

(2015), Vol. 30, pp. ii8-ii19, Health promotion international, Oxford, Eng., C1

journal

Influence of price discounts and skill-building strategies on purchase and consumption of healthy food and beverages: outcomes of the Supermarket Healthy Eating for Life randomized controlled trial

K Ball, S McNaughton, H Le, L Gold, C Ni Mhurchu, G Abbott, C Pollard, D Crawford

(2015), Vol. 101, pp. 1055-1064, American journal of clinical nutrition, Bethesda, Md., C1

journal

Do sedentary behaviors mediate associations between socio-demographic characteristics and BMI in women living in socio-economically disadvantaged neighborhoods?

S Compernolle, K De Cocker, G Abbott, M Verloigne, G Cardon, I De Bourdeaudhuij, K Ball

(2015), Vol. 12, pp. 1-9, International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, London, Eng., C1

journal

Testing the feasibility of a mobile technology intervention promoting healthy gestational weight gain in pregnant women (txt4two) - study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

J Willcox, K Campbell, E McCarthy, S Wilkinson, M Lappas, K Ball, B Fjeldsoe, A Griffiths, R Whittaker, R Maddison, A Shub, D Pidd, E Fraser, N Moshonas, D Crawford

(2015), Vol. 16, pp. 209-209, Trials, England, C1

journal

Obesity prevention in early life: an opportunity to better support the role of Maternal and Child Health Nurses in Australia

R Laws, K Campbell, P van der Pligt, K Ball, J Lynch, G Russell, R Taylor, E Denney-Wilson

(2015), Vol. 14, pp. 1-14, BMC Nursing, London, Eng., C1

journal

Nutrition promotion approaches preferred by Australian adolescents attending schools in disadvantaged neighbourhoods: a qualitative study

L Stephens, S McNaughton, D Crawford, K Ball

(2015), Vol. 15, pp. 1-12, BMC Pediatrics, London, Eng., C1

journal

Neighbourhood socioeconomic disadvantage and fruit and vegetable consumption: a seven countries comparison

K Ball, K Lamb, C Costa, N Cutumisu, A Ellaway, C Kamphuis, G Mentz, J Pearce, P Santana, R Santos, A Schulz, J Spence, L Thornton, F van Lenthe, S Zenk

(2015), Vol. 12, pp. 1-13, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, Eng., C1

journal

Maternal efficacy and sedentary behavior rules predict child obesity resilience

D Crawford, K Ball, V Cleland, L Thornton, G Abbott, S McNaughton, K Campbell, J Brug, J Salmon, A Timperio

(2015), Vol. 2, pp. 1-11, BMC Obesity, London, Eng., C1

journal

Gestational weight gain information: seeking and sources among pregnant women

J Willcox, K Campbell, E McCarthy, M Lappas, K Ball, D Crawford, A Shub, S Wilkinson

(2015), Vol. 15, pp. 1-10, BMC pregnancy childbirth, London, Eng., C1

journal

Statistical approaches used to assess the equity of access to food outlets: a systematic review

K Lamb, L Thornton, E Cerin, K Ball

(2015), Vol. 2, pp. 358-401, AIMS public health, Springfield, Mo., C1

journal

Environmental barriers and enablers to physical activity participation among rural adults: A qualitative study

V Cleland, C Hughes, L Thornton, K Squibb, A Venn, K Ball

(2015), Vol. 26, pp. 99-104, Health promotion journal of Australia, Maroochydore, DC, C1

journal

Adoption and maintenance of gym-based strength training in the community setting in adults with excess weight or type 2 diabetes: a randomized controlled trial

M Teychenne, K Ball, J Salmon, R Daly, D Crawford, P Sethi, M Jorna, D Dunstan

(2015), Vol. 12, pp. 1-9, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, Eng., C1

journal

Views of women and health professionals on mHealth lifestyle interventions in pregnancy: a qualitative investigation

J Willcox, P van der Pligt, K Ball, S Wilkinson, M Lappas, E McCarthy, K Campbell

(2015), Vol. 3, pp. 1-11, JMIR mHealth and uHealth, Toronto, Ont., C1

journal

Traversing myths and mountains: addressing socioeconomic inequities in the promotion of nutrition and physical activity behaviours

K Ball

(2015), Vol. 12, pp. 1-7, International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, London, Eng., C1

journal

A qualitative study of environmental factors important for physical activity in rural adults

V Cleland, C Hughes, L Thornton, A Venn, K Squibb, K Ball

(2015), Vol. 10, pp. 1-14, PLoS One, San Francisco, Calif., C1

journal

Preventing obesity in infants: the growing healthy feasibility trial protocol

E Denney-Wilson, R Laws, C Russell, K Ong, S Taki, R Elliot, L Azadi, S Lymer, R Taylor, J Lynch, D Crawford, K Ball, D Askew, E Litterbach, K J Campbell

(2015), Vol. 5, pp. 1-12, BMJ Open, London, Eng., C1

journal

Associations between physical activity, television viewing and postnatal depressive symptoms amongst healthy primiparous mothers

M Teychenne, G Abbott, P van der Pligt, K Ball, K Campbell, C Milte, K Hesketh

(2015), pp. 1-6, Mental health and physical activity, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2014

Predictors of high-energy foods and beverages: a longitudinal study among socio-economically disadvantaged adolescents

L Stephens, S McNaughton, D Crawford, K Ball

(2014), Vol. 17, pp. 324-337, Public health nutrition, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Predicting healthy lifestyle patterns among retirement age older adults in the WELL study: A latent class analysis of sex differences

M Sodergren, W Wang, J Salmon, K Ball, D Crawford, S McNaughton

(2014), Vol. 77, pp. 41-46, Maturitas, Shannon, Ireland, C1

journal

Sociodemographic factors associated with healthy eating and food security in socio-economically disadvantaged groups in the UK and Victoria, Australia

L Thornton, J Pearce, K Ball

(2014), Vol. 17, pp. 20-30, Public health nutrition, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal

Variation in outcomes of the Melbourne Infant, Feeding, Activity and Nutrition Trial (InFANT) Program according to maternal education and age

A Cameron, K Ball, K Hesketh, S McNaughton, J Salmon, D Crawford, S Lioret, K Campbell

(2014), Vol. 58, pp. 58-63, Preventive Medicine, Waltham, Mass., C1

journal

Adolescent television viewing and unhealthy snack food consumption: the mediating role of home availability of unhealthy snack foods

N Pearson, S Biddle, L Williams, A Worsley, D Crawford, K Ball

(2014), Vol. 17, pp. 317-323, Public health nutrition, Cambridge, Eng., C1

journal

Cardiovascular disease self-management: pilot testing of an mHealth healthy eating program

L Dale, R Whittaker, H Eyles, C Mhurchu, K Ball, N Smith, R Maddison

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 88-101, Journal of Personalized Medicine, Basel, Switzerland, C1

journal

Early childhood physical activity, sedentary behaviors and psychosocial well-being: a systematic review

T Hinkley, M Teychenne, K Downing, K Ball, J Salmon, K Hesketh

(2014), Vol. 62, pp. 182-192, Preventive Medicine, New York, NY, C1

journal

Describing socioeconomic gradients in children's diets - does the socioeconomic indicators used matter?

D Zarnowiecki, K Ball, N Parletta, J Dollman

(2014), Vol. 11, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Improving perceptions of healthy food affordability: results from a pilot intervention

L Williams, G Abbott, L Thornton, A Worsley, K Ball, D Crawford

(2014), Vol. 11, pp. 1-5, International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, London, England, C1

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Mediators of the relationship between sedentary behavior and depressive symptoms amongst disadvantaged women

M Teychenne, S Torres, S McNaughton, J Salmon, K Ball

(2014), Vol. 7, pp. 30-36, Mental health and physical activity, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Longitudinal predictors of frequent vegetable and fruit consumption among socio-economically disadvantaged Australian adolescents

L Stephens, S McNaughton, D Crawford, K Ball

(2014), Vol. 78, pp. 165-171, Appetite, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Are independent mobility and territorial range associated with park visitation among youth?

J Veitch, A Carver, C Hume, D Crawford, A Timperio, K Ball, J Salmon

(2014), Vol. 11, pp. 1-12, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Three-year change in diet quality and associated changes in BMI among schoolchildren living in socio-economically disadvantaged neighbourhoods

S Lioret, S McNaughton, A Cameron, D Crawford, K Campbell, V Cleland, K Ball

(2014), Vol. 112, pp. 260-268, British journal of nutrition, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Prospective associations between sedentary behaviour and risk of depression in socio-economically disadvantaged women

M Teychenne, G Abbott, K Ball, J Salmon

(2014), Vol. 65, pp. 82-86, Preventive medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Development of an evidence-based mHealth weight management program using a formative research process

W Waterlander, R Whittaker, H McRobbie, E Dorey, K Ball, R Maddison, K Smith, D Crawford, Y Jiang, Y Gu, J Michie, C Ni Mhurchu

(2014), Vol. 2, pp. 35-47, JMIR mHealth and uHealth, Toronto, Ontario, C1

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The impact of interventions to prevent obesity or improve obesity related behaviours in children (0-5 years) from socioeconomically disadvantaged and/or indigenous families: a systematic review

R Laws, K Campbell, P van der Pligt, G Russell, K Ball, J Lynch, D Crawford, R Taylor, D Askew, E Denney-Wilson

(2014), Vol. 14, pp. 1-18, BMC public health, London, England, C1

journal

Feasibility, acceptability and potential effectiveness of a mobile health (mHealth) weight management programme for New Zealand adults

C Mhurchu, R Whittaker, H McRobbie, K Ball, D Crawford, J Michie, Y Jiang, R Maddison, W Waterlander, K Myers

(2014), Vol. 1, pp. 1-10, BMC obesity, Chichester, England, C1

journal

Is neighbourhood obesogenicity associated with body mass index in women? Application of an obesogenicity index in socioeconomically disadvantaged neighbourhoods

M Tseng, L Thornton, K Lamb, K Ball, D Crawford

(2014), Vol. 30, pp. 20-27, Health & place, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

The feasibility and appeal of mobile 'apps' for supporting healthy food purchasing and consumption among socioeconomically disadvantaged women: a pilot study

K Ball, J Mouchacca, M Jackson

(2014), Vol. 25, pp. 79-82, Health promotion journal of Australia, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

A framework for evaluating the impact of obesity prevention strategies on socioeconomic inequalities in weight.

K Backholer, A Beauchamp, K Ball, G Turrell, J Martin, J Woods, A Peeters

(2014), Vol. 104, pp. 43-50, American Journal of Public Health, Washington, D.C., C1

journal

Explaining educational disparities in adiposity: the role of neighborhood environments.

G Abbott, K Backholer, A Peeters, L Thornton, D Crawford, K Ball

(2014), Vol. 22, pp. 2413-2419, Obesity (Silver Spring), Hoboken N. J., C1

journal
2013

Cohort profile : The resilience for eating and activity despite inequality (READI) study

K Ball, V Cleland, J Salmon, A Timperio, S McNaughton, L Thornton, K Campbell, M Jackson, L Baur, G Mishra, J Brug, R Jeffery, A King, I Kawachi, D Crawford

(2013), Vol. 42, pp. 1629-1639, International journal of epidemiology, Oxford, England, C1-1

journal

The Melbourne infant feeding, activity and nutrition trial (InFANT) program follow-up

K Hesketh, K Campbell, J Salmon, S McNaughton, Z McCallum, A Cameron, K Ball, L Gold, N Andrianopoulos, D Crawford

(2013), Vol. 34, pp. 145-151, Contemporary clinical trials, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

journal

Is a perceived supportive physical environment important for self-reported leisure time physical activity among socioeconomically disadvantaged women with poor psychosocial characteristics? An observational study

V Cleland, K Ball, D Crawford

(2013), Vol. 13, pp. 1-8, BMC public health, London, England, C1

journal

A parent-focused intervention to reduce infant obesity risk behaviors: a randomized trial

K Campbell, S Lioret, S McNaughton, D Crawford, J Salmon, K Ball, Z McCallum, B Gerner, A Spence, A Cameron, J Hnatiuk, O Ukoumunne, L Gold, G Abbott, K Hesketh

(2013), Vol. 131, pp. 652-660, Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Ill., C1

journal

Effectiveness of interventions to promote physical activity among socioeconomically disadvantaged women : a systematic review and meta-analysis

V Cleland, A Granados, D Crawford, T Winzenberg, K Ball

(2013), Vol. 14, pp. 197-212, Obesity reviews, Chichester, England, C1

journal

Do features of public open spaces vary between urban and rural areas?

J Veitch, J Salmon, K Ball, D Crawford, A Timperio

(2013), Vol. 56, pp. 107-111, Preventive medicine, Maryland Heights, Mo., C1

journal

What helps children to be more active and less sedentary? Perceptions of mothers living in disadvantaged neighbourhoods

J Veitch, C Hume, J Salmon, D Crawford, K Ball

(2013), Vol. 39, pp. 94-102, Child : care, health and development, Chichester, England, C1

journal

What might work? Exploring the perceived feasibility of strategies to promote physical activity among women living in socioeconomically disadvantaged neighbourhoods

V Cleland, K Ball

(2013), Vol. 28, pp. 205-219, Health education research, Cary, N.C., C1

journal

Behavior and weight correlates of weight-control efforts in Australian women living in disadvantage : the READI study

R Jeffery, G Abbott, K Ball, D Crawford

(2013), Vol. 10, pp. 1-14, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

ShopSmart 4 Health - protocol of a skills-based randomised controlled trial promoting fruit and vegetable consumption among socioeconomically disadvantaged women

K Ball, S McNaughton, H Le, N Andrianopoulos, V Inglis, B McNeilly, I Lichomets, A Granados, D Crawford

(2013), Vol. 13, pp. 1-8, BMC public health, London, England, C1

journal

Associations between neighbourhood and household environmental variables and fruit consumption : exploration of mediation by individual cognitions and habit strength in the GLOBE study

N Tak, S te Velde, C Kamphuis, K Ball, D Crawford, J Brug, F van Lenthe

(2013), Vol. 16, pp. 505-514, Public health nutrition, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Examination of mid-intervention mediating effects on objectively assessed sedentary time among children in the Transform-Us! Cluster-randomized controlled trial

V Carson, J Salmon, L Arundell, N Ridgers, E Cerin, H Brown, K Hesketh, K Ball, M Chinapaw, M Yildirim, R Daly, D Dunstan, D Crawford

(2013), Vol. 10, pp. 1-11, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Children's perceptions of the factors helping them to be resilient to sedentary lifestyles

J Veitch, L Arundell, C Hume, K Ball

(2013), Vol. 28, pp. 692-703, Health education research, Cary, N.C., C1

journal

Associations between education and personal income with body mass index among Australian women residing in disadvantaged neighborhoods

L Williams, L Williams, N Andrianopoulos, N Andrianopoulos, V Cleland, V Cleland, D Crawford, D Crawford, K Ball, K Ball

(2013), Vol. 28, pp. 59-65, American journal of health promotion, Troy, Mich., C1-1

journal

Obesity prevention programs and policies: practitioner and policy-maker perceptions of feasibility and effectiveness

V Cleland, B McNeilly, D Crawford, K Ball

(2013), Vol. 21, pp. 448-455, Obesity, Chichester, England, C1

journal

Employment status, residential and workplace food environments: associations with women's eating behaviours

L Thornton, K Lamb, K Ball

(2013), Vol. 24, pp. 80-89, Health & place, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Associations between psychological stress, eating, physical activity, sedentary behaviours and body weight among women: a longitudinal study

J Mouchacca, G Abbott, K Ball

(2013), Vol. 13, pp. 1-11, BMC public health, London, England, C1

journal

Stores healthy options project in remote indigenous communities (SHOP@RIC): a protocol of a randomised trial promoting healthy food and beverage purchases through price discounts and in-store nutrition education

J Brimblecombe, M Ferguson, S Liberato, K Ball, M Moodie, A Magnus, E Miles, A Leach, M Chatfield, C Mhurchu, K O'Dea, R Baillie

(2013), Vol. 13, pp. 1-11, BMC public health, London, England, C1

journal

Are associations between the perceived home and neighbourhood environment and children?s physical activity and sedentary behaviour moderated by urban/rural location?

J Salmon, J Veitch, G Abbott, M ChinAPaw, J Brug, S teVelde, V Cleland, C Hume, D Crawford, K Ball

(2013), Vol. 24, pp. 44-53, Health & Place, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Environmental perceptions as mediators of the relationship between the objective built environment and walking among socioeconomically disadvantaged women

D Van Dyck, J Veitch, I De Bourdeaudhuij, L Thornton, K Ball

(2013), Vol. 10, pp. 1-9, International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, London, UK, C1

journal

Is park visitation associated with leisure-time and transportation physical activity?

J Veitch, K Ball, D Crawford, G Abbott, J Salmon

(2013), Vol. 57, pp. 732-734, Preventive medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Health, behavioral, cognitive, and social correlates of breakfast skipping among women living in socioeconomically disadvantaged neighborhoods

K Smith, S McNaughton, V Cleland, D Crawford, K Ball

(2013), Vol. 143, pp. 1774-1784, Journal of nutrition, Bethesda, Maryland, C1

journal

Home food availability mediates associations between mothers' nutrition knowledge and child diet

K Campbell, G Abbott, A Spence, D Crawford, S McNaughton, K Ball

(2013), Vol. 71, pp. 1-6, Appetite, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Systematic review of lifestyle interventions to limit postpartum weight retention: implications for future opportunities to prevent maternal overweight and obesity following childbirth

P van der Pligt, J Willcox, K Hesketh, K Ball, S Wilkinson, D Crawford, K Campbell

(2013), Vol. 14, pp. 792-805, Obesity reviews, Chichester, England, C1

journal
2012

Socio-demographic characteristics of children experiencing socioeconomic disadvantage who meet physical activity and screen-time recommendations : the READI study

C Hume, J Salmon, J Veitch, E O'Connell, D Crawford, K Ball

(2012), Vol. 54, pp. 61-64, Preventive medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Is the objective food environment associated with perceptions of the food environment?

L Williams, L Thornton, K Ball, D Crawford

(2012), Vol. 15, pp. 291-298, Public health nutrition, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Correlates of socio-economic inequalities in women's television viewing : a study of intrapersonal, social and environmental mediators

M Teychenne, K Ball, J Salmon

(2012), Vol. 9, pp. 1-7, The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Neighborhood characteristics and TV viewing in youth : nothing to do but watch TV?

A Timperio, J Salmon, K Ball, S te Velde, J Brug, D Crawford

(2012), Vol. 15, pp. 122-128, Journal of science and medicine in sport, Chatswood, N.S.W., C1

journal

Park improvements and park activity : a natural experiment

J Veitch, K Ball, D Crawford, G Abbott, J Salmon

(2012), Vol. 42, pp. 616-619, American journal of preventive medicine, New York, N.Y., C1

journal

Do the individual, social, and environmental correlates of physical activity differ between urban and rural women?

V Cleland, K Ball, A King, D Crawford

(2012), Vol. 44, pp. 350-373, Environment and behavior, Thousand Oaks, Calif., C1

journal

Parental influences on adolescent fruit consumption : the role of adolescent self-efficacy

N Pearson, K Ball, D Crawford

(2012), Vol. 27, pp. 14-23, Health education research, Cary, N.C., C1

journal

Home and neighbourhood correlates of BMI among children living in socioeconomically disadvantaged neighbourhoods

D Crawford, K Ball, V Cleland, K Campbell, A Timperio, G Abbott, J Brug, L Baur, J Salmon

(2012), Vol. 107, pp. 1028-1036, British journal of nutrition, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Socioeconomic position and physical activity among women in Melbourne, Australia : does the use of different socioeconomic indicators matter?

V Cleland, K Ball, D Crawford

(2012), Vol. 74, pp. 1578-1583, Social science and medicine, Kidlington, England, C1

journal

Resilience to obesity among socioeconomically disadvantaged women : the READI study

K Ball, G Abbott, V Cleland, A Timperio, L Thornton, G Mishra, R Jeffery, J Brug, A King, D Crawford

(2012), Vol. 36, pp. 855-865, International journal of obesity, London, England, C1

journal

Socioeconomic variation in diet and activity-related behaviours of Australian children and adolescents aged 2-16 years

A Cameron, K Ball, N Pearson, S Lioret, D Crawford, K Campbell, K Hesketh, S McNaughton

(2012), Vol. 7, pp. 329-342, Pediatric obesity, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Associations between fruit and vegetable intake, leisure-time physical activity, sitting time and self-rated health among older adults : cross-sectional data from the WELL study

M Sodergren, S McNaughton, J Salmon, K Ball, D Crawford

(2012), Vol. 12, pp. 1-9, BMC public health, London, England, C1-1

journal

Do food and physical activity environments vary between disadvantaged urban and rural areas? Findings from the READI study

L Thornton, D Crawford, V Cleland, A Timperio, G Abbott, K Ball

(2012), Vol. 23, pp. 153-156, Health promotion journal of Australia, Camperdown, N. S. W., C1

journal

Understanding determinants of nutrition, physical activity and quality of life among older adults : the Wellbeing, Eating and Exercise for a Long Life (WELL) study

S McNaughton, D Crawford, K Ball, J Salmon

(2012), Vol. 10, pp. 1-7, Health and quality of life outcomes, London, England, C1

journal

Promoting physical activity and reducing sedentary behavior in disadvantaged neighborhoods : a qualitative study of what women want

M Teychenne, K Ball, J Salmon

(2012), Vol. 7, pp. 1-8, PLoS one, San Francisco, Calif., C1

journal

Perceived quality and availability of fruit and vegetables are associated with perceptions of fruit and vegetable affordability among socio-economically disadvantaged women

L Williams, L Thornton, D Crawford, K Ball

(2012), Vol. 15, pp. 1262-1267, Public health nutrition, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Educational inequalities in women's depressive symptoms : the mediating role of perceived neighbourhood characteristics

M Teychenne, K Ball, J Salmon

(2012), Vol. 9, pp. 4241-4253, International journal of environmental research and public health, Basel, Switzerland, C1

journal

Street connectivity and obesity in Glasgow, Scotland : impact of age, sex and socioeconomic position

K Ball, K Lamb, N Travaglini, A Ellaway

(2012), Vol. 18, pp. 1307-1313, Health and Place, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Maternal and best friends' influences on meal-skipping behaviours

N Pearson, L Williams, D Crawford, K Ball

(2012), Vol. 108, pp. 932-938, British journal of nutrition, Cambridge, England, C1

journal
2011

Who is eating where? Findings from the SESAW study

L Thornton, D Crawford, K Ball

(2011), Vol. 14, pp. 523-531, Public health nutrition, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Predictors of changes in adolescents' consumption of fruits, vegetables and energy-dense snacks

N Pearson, K Ball, D Crawford

(2011), Vol. 105, pp. 795-803, British journal of nutrition, Cambridge, England, C1-1

journal

A reverse pathway? Actual and perceived skill proficiency and physical activity

L Barnett, P Morgan, E van Beurden, K Ball, D Lubans

(2011), Vol. 43, pp. 898-904, Medicine & sciences in sports & exercise, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

journal

Correlates of dietary resilience among socioeconomically disadvantaged adolescents

L Stephens, S McNaughton, D Crawford, A MacFarlane, K Ball

(2011), Vol. 65, pp. 1219-1232, European journal of clinical nutrition, London, England, C1

journal

Perceived influences on and strategies to reduce sedentary behavior in disadvantaged women experiencing depressive symptoms : a qualitative study

M Teychenne, K Ball, J Salmon

(2011), Vol. 4, pp. 95-102, Mental health and physical activity, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Characteristics of physically active and inactive men from low socioeconomic communities and housing estates : a qualitative study using the socioecological model

M Casey, R Eime, K Ball, W Payne

(2011), Vol. 14, pp. 1-21, Annals of leisure research, Abingdon, England, C1

journal

Is proximity to a food retail store associated with diet and BMI in Glasgow, Scotland?

L Macdonald, A Ellaway, K Ball, S Macintyre

(2011), Vol. 11, pp. 1-9, BMC public health, London, England, C1

journal

Clustering of obesity-related risk behaviors in children and their mothers

A Cameron, D Crawford, J Salmon, K Campbell, S McNaughton, G Mishra, K Ball

(2011), Vol. 21, pp. 95-102, Annals of epidemiology, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

journal

Mediators of longitudinal associations between television viewing and eating behaviours in adolescents

N Pearson, K Ball, D Crawford

(2011), Vol. 8, pp. 1-9, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Individual, social, and physical environmental correlates of physical activity among young women at risk of depression

D Azar, K Ball, J Salmon, V Cleland

(2011), Vol. 8, pp. 133-140, Journal of physical activity and health, Champaign, Ill., C1

journal

Supermarket Healthy Eating for Life (SHELf): protocol of a randomised controlled trial promoting healthy food and beverage consumption through price reduction and skill-building strategies

K Ball, S McNaughton, C Mhurchu, N Andrianopoulos, V Inglis, B McNeilly, H Le, D Leslie, C Pollard, D Crawford

(2011), Vol. 11, pp. 1-11, BMC public health, London, England, C1

journal

Associations between availability of facilities within three different neighbourhood buffer sizes and objectively assessed physical activity in adolescents

R Prins, K Ball, A Timperio, J Salmon, A Oenema, J Brug, D Crawford

(2011), Vol. 17, pp. 1228-1234, Health and Place, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Physical activity, sedentary behavior, and depressive symptoms among adolescents

C Hume, A Timperio, J Veitch, J Salmon, D Crawford, K Ball

(2011), Vol. 8, pp. 152-156, Journal of physical activity and heatlh, Champaign, Ill., C1

journal

What helps children eat well? A qualitative exploration of resilience among disadvantaged families

L Williams, J Veitch, K Ball

(2011), Vol. 26, pp. 296-307, Health education research, Cary, N.C., C1

journal

Is greater variety of chocolates and confectionery in supermarkets associated with more consumption?

L Thornton, A Cameron, D Crawford, S McNaughton, K Ball

(2011), Vol. 35, pp. 292-293, Australian and New Zealand journal of public health, Richmond, Vic., C1

journal

A cluster-randomized controlled trial to reduce sedentary behavior and promote physical activity and health of 8-9 year olds : the transform-us! study

J Salmon, L Arundell, C Hume, H Brown, K Hesketh, D Dunstan, R Daly, N Pearson, E Cerin, M Moodie, L Sheppard, K Ball, S Bagley, M Paw, D Crawford

(2011), Vol. 11, pp. 1-14, BMC public health, London, England, C1

journal
2010

Health enhancing behaviours - nutrition and physical activity

K Ball, D Crawford

(2010), pp. 437-455, Health psychology and behaviour in Australia, North Ryde, NSW, B1

chapter

Personal, social and environmental correlates of resilience to physical inactivity among women from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds

V Cleland, K Ball, J Salmon, A Timperio, D Crawford

(2010), Vol. 25, pp. 268-281, Health education research, Cary, N. C., C1

journal

Personal, social and environmental correlates of healthy weight status amongst mothers from socioeconomically disadvantaged neighborhoods : findings from the READI study

A MacFarlane, G Abbott, D Crawford, K Ball

(2010), Vol. 7, pp. 1-9, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Does food planning mediate the association between living arrangements and fruit and vegetable consumption among women aged 40 years and older?

W Hunter, S McNaughton, D Crawford, K Ball

(2010), Vol. 54, pp. 533-537, Appetite, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Individual, social and environmental correlates of physical activity among women living in socioeconomically disadvantaged neighbourhoods

V Cleland, K Ball, C Hume, A Timperio, A King, D Crawford

(2010), Vol. 70, pp. 2011-2018, Social science & medicine, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Urban-rural comparison of weight status among women and children living in socioeconomically disadvantaged neighbourhoods

V Cleland, C Hume, D Crawford, A Timperio, K Hesketh, L Baur, N Welch, J Salmon, K Ball

(2010), Vol. 192, pp. 137-140, Medical journal of Australia, Sydney, N.S.W., C1

journal

Neighbourhood physical activity environments and adiposity in children and mothers : a three-year longitudinal study

A Timperio, R Jeffery, D Crawford, R Roberts, B Giles-Corti, K Ball

(2010), Vol. 7, pp. 1-8, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Why do some socioeconomically disadvantaged women eat better than others? An investigation of the personal, social and environmental correlates of fruit and vegetable consumption

L Williams, K Ball, D Crawford

(2010), Vol. 55, pp. 441-446, Appetite, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Physical activity, sedentary behavior and depression among disadvantaged women

M Teychenne, K Ball, J Salmon

(2010), Vol. 25, pp. 632-644, Health education research, Cary, N. C., C1

journal

Sedentary behavior and depression among adults : a review

M Teychenne, K Ball, J Salmon

(2010), Vol. 17, pp. 246-254, International journal of behavioral medicine, New York, N.Y., C1

journal

Major dietary patterns of young and middle aged women : results from a prospective Australian cohort study

G Mishra, S McNaughton, K Ball, W Brown, G Giles, A Dobson

(2010), Vol. 64, pp. 1125-1133, European journal of clinical nutrition, London, England, C1

journal

Influence of peers on breastfeeding discontinuation among new parents : the Melbourne InFANT Program

A Cameron, K Hesketh, K Ball, D Crawford, K Campbell

(2010), Vol. 126, Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Ill., C1

journal

The longitudinal influence of home and neighbourhood environments on children's body mass index and physical activity over 5 years : the CLAN study

D Crawford, V Cleland, A Timperio, J Salmon, N Andrianopoulos, R Roberts, B Giles-Corti, L Baur, K Ball

(2010), Vol. 34, pp. 1177-1187, International journal of obesity, London, England, C1

journal

Individual, social and physical environmental correlates of children's active free-play : a cross-sectional study

J Veitch, J Salmon, K Ball

(2010), Vol. 7, pp. 1-10, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Deleterious associations of sitting time and television viewing time with cardiometabolic risk biomarkers

A Thorp, G Healy, N Owen, J Salmon, K Ball, J Shaw, P Zimmet, D Dunstan

(2010), Vol. 33, pp. 327-334, Diabetes care, Alexandria, Va., C1

journal

A low intensity, community based lifestyle programme to prevent weight gain in women with young children : cluster randomised controlled trial

C Lombard, A Deeks, D Jolley, K Ball, H Teede

(2010), Vol. 341, pp. 1-12, BMJ, London, England, C1

journal

Physical activity correlates in young women with depressive symptoms : a qualitative study

D Azar, K Ball, V Cleland

(2010), Vol. 7, pp. 1-11, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Love thy neighbour? Associations of social capital and crime with physical activity amongst women

K Ball, V Cleland, A Timperio, J Salmon, B Giles-Corti, D Crawford

(2010), Vol. 71, pp. 807-814, Social science & medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Parental use of restrictive feeding practices and child BMI z-score. A 3-year prospective cohort study

K Campbell, N Andrianopoulos, K Hesketh, K Ball, D Crawford, L Brennan, N Corsini, A Timperio

(2010), Vol. 55, pp. 84-88, Appetite, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Eating behaviours and the food environment

K Ball, D Crawford, A Timperio, J Salmon

(2010), pp. 149-164, Obesogenic environments : complexities, perceptions, and objective measures, Chichester, England, B1-1

chapter

Neighbourhood-socioeconomic variation in women's diet : the role of nutrition environments

L Thornton, D Crawford, K Ball

(2010), Vol. 64, pp. 1423-1432, European journal of clinical nutrition, Basingstoke, England, C1

journal

Is healthy behavior contagious : associations of social norms with physical activity and healthy eating

K Ball, R Jeffery, G Abbott, S McNaughton, D Crawford

(2010), Vol. 7, pp. 1-27, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Socioeconomic inequalities in fruit and vegetable intakes

K Ball, D Crawford

(2010), pp. 195-203, Bioactive foods in promoting health : fruits and vegetables, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, B1

chapter

Social and environmental determinants of health behaviors

V Cleland, K Ball, D Crawford

(2010), pp. 3-18, Handbook of behavioral medicine : methods and applications, New York, N.Y., B1-1

chapter
2009

A prospective study of overweight, physical activity and depressive symptoms in young women

K Ball, N Burton, W Brown

(2009), Vol. 17, pp. 66-71, Obesity, Basingstoke, England, C1-1

journal

Neighbourhood socioeconomic inequalities in food access and affordability

K Ball, A Timperio, D Crawford

(2009), Vol. 15, pp. 578-585, Health and place, [Oxford, England], C1

journal

Socioeconomic position and children's physical activity and sedentary behaviors : longitudinal findings from the CLAN study

K Ball, V Cleland, A Timperio, J Salmon, D Crawford

(2009), Vol. 6, pp. 289-298, Journal of physical activity and health, Champaign, Ill., C1

journal

Does modifying the household food budget predict changes in the healthfulness of purchasing choices among low- and high-income women?

V Inglis, K Ball, D Crawford

(2009), Vol. 52, pp. 273-279, Appetite, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Weight, physical activity and dietary behavior change in young mothers : short term results of the HeLP-her cluster randomized controlled trial

C Lombard, A Deeks, K Ball, D Jolley, H Teede

(2009), Vol. 8, pp. 1-9, Nutrition journal, London, England, C1

journal

The validity and reliability of an instrument to assess children's outdoor play in various locations

J Veitch, J Salmon, K Ball

(2009), Vol. 12, pp. 579-582, Journal of science and medicine in sport, Belconnen, A.C.T., C1

journal

Children's takeaway and fast-food intakes: associations with the neighbourhood food intakes : associations with the neighbourhood food environment

A Timperio, K Ball, R Roberts, N Adrianopoulos, D Crawford

(2009), Vol. 12, pp. 1960-1964, Public health nutrition, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Women's work. Maintaining a healthy body weight

N Welch, W Hunter, K Butera, K Willis, V Cleland, D Crawford, K Ball

(2009), Vol. 53, pp. 9-15, Appetite, London, England, C1

journal

Dietary quality is associated with diabetes and cardio-metabolic risk factors1-3

S McNaughton, D Dunstan, K Ball, J Shaw, D Crawford

(2009), Vol. 139, pp. 734-742, Journal of nutrition, Bethesda, Md., C1

journal

Socioeconomic position and the tracking of physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness from childhood to adulthood

V Cleland, K Ball, C Magnussen, T Dwyer, A Venn

(2009), Vol. 170, pp. 1069-1077, American Journal of Epidemiology, Cary, NC, C1

journal

Can social cognitive theory constructs explain socio-economic variations in adolescent eating behaviours? A mediation analysis

K Ball, A MacFarlane, D Crawford, G Savige, N Andrianopoulos, A Worsley

(2009), Vol. 24, pp. 496-506, Health Education Research, Cary, NC, C1

journal

Sociodemographic and behavioural correlates of weight status among women with children living in socioeconomically disadvantaged neighbourhoods

A MacFarlane, G Abbott, D Crawford, K Ball

(2009), Vol. 33, pp. 1289-1298, International journal of obesity, London, England, C1

journal
2008

An index of diet and eating patterns is a valid measure of diet quality in an Australian population

S McNaughton, K Ball, D Crawford, G Mishra

(2008), Vol. 138, pp. 86-93, Journal of nutrition, Bethesda, Md., C1

journal

Dietary patterns of adolescents and risk of obesity and hypertension

S McNaughton, K Ball, G Mishra, D Crawford

(2008), Vol. 138, pp. 364-370, Journal of nutrition, Bethesda, Md., C1

journal

Outcomes of a group-randomized trial to prevent excess weight gain, reduce screen behaviours and promote physical activity in 10-year-old children : switch-play

J Salmon, K Ball, C Hume, M Booth, D Crawford

(2008), Vol. 32, pp. 601-612, International journal of obesity, London, England, C1

journal

Children's active free play in local neighborhoods : a behavioral mapping study

J Veitch, J Salmon, K Ball

(2008), Vol. 23, pp. 870-879, Health education research : theory and practice, Cary, N.C., C1

journal

The infant feeding activity and nutrition trial (INFANT) an early intervention to prevent childhood obesity : cluster-randomised controlled trial

K Campbell, K Hesketh, D Crawford, J Salmon, K Ball, Z McCallum

(2008), Vol. 8, pp. 1-9, BMC public health, London, England, C1

journal

Associations between physical activity and depressive symptoms in women

M Teychenne, K Ball, J Salmon

(2008), Vol. 5, pp. 1-12, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Physical activity and likelihood of depression in adults : a review

M Teychenne, K Ball, J Salmon

(2008), Vol. 46, pp. 397-411, Preventive Medicine, San Diego, Calif., C1

journal

The association between physical activity and depressive symptoms in young women : a review

D Azar, K Ball, J Salmon, V Cleland

(2008), Vol. 1, pp. 82-88, Mental health and physical activity, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Children's fruit and vegetable intake : Associations with the neighbourhood food environment

A Timperio, K Ball, R Roberts, K Campbell, N Andrianopoulos, D Crawford

(2008), Vol. 46, pp. 331-335, Preventive medicine, San Diego, Calif., C1

journal

Features of public open spaces and physical activity among children : findings from the CLAN study

A Timperio, B Giles-Corti, D Crawford, N Andrianopoulos, K Ball, J Salmon, C Hume

(2008), Vol. 47, pp. 514-518, Preventive medicine, San Diego, Calif., C1

journal

Family physical activity and sedentary environments and weight change in children

A Timperio, J Salmon, K Ball, L Baur, A Telford, M Jackson, L Salmon, D Crawford

(2008), Vol. 3, pp. 160-167, International journal of pediatric obesity, London, England, C1

journal

Parent's views of the importance of making changes in settings where children spend time to prevent obesity

D Crawford, A Timperio, K Campbell, C Hume, M Jackson, A Carver, K Hesketh, K Ball, J Salmon

(2008), Vol. 17, pp. 148-158, Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition, McKinnon, Vic., C1

journal

Neighbourhood fast food outlets and obesity in children and adults : the CLAN study

D Crawford, A Timperio, J Salmon, L Baur, B Giles-Corti, R Roberts, M Jackson, N Andrianopoulos, K Ball

(2008), Vol. 3, pp. 249-256, International journal of pediatric obesity, London, England, C1

journal

Do features of public open spaces vary according to neighbourhood socio-economic status?

D Crawford, A Timperio, B Giles-Corti, K Ball, C Hume, R Roberts, N Andrianopoulos, J Salmon

(2008), Vol. 14, pp. 889-893, Health & place, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Socioeconomic variations in women's diets : what is the role of perceptions of the local food environment

V Inglis, K Ball, D Crawford

(2008), Vol. 62, pp. 191-197, Journal of epidemiology and community health, London, England, C1

journal

Weight status and perception barriers to healthy physical activity and diet behavior

E Atlantis, E Barnes, K Ball

(2008), Vol. 32, pp. 343-352, International journal of obesity, London, England, C1

journal

Environmental determinants of healthy eating : in need of theory and evidence

J Brug, S Kremers, F van Lenthe, K Ball, D Crawford

(2008), Vol. 67, pp. 307-316, Proceedings of the Nutrition Society, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

Mismatch between perceived and objective measures of physical activity environments

K Ball, R Jeffery, D Crawford, R Roberts, J Salmon, A Timperio

(2008), Vol. 47, pp. 294-298, Preventive medicine, San Diego, Calif., C1

journal

Association between weight perception and psychological distress

E Atlantis, K Ball

(2008), Vol. 32, pp. 715-721, International journal of obesity, London, England, C1-1

journal
2007

Is availability of public open space equitable across areas?

A Timperio, K Ball, J Salmon, R Roberts, D Crawford

(2007), Vol. 13, pp. 335-340, Health & place, New York, N.Y., C1

journal

Research skills

S McNaughton, K Ball, D Crawford

(2007), pp. 327-351, Public health nutrition: from principles to practice, Crows Nest, N.S.W., B1

chapter

What help do young women want in their efforts to control their weight? Implications for program development

D Crawford, K Ball

(2007), Vol. 64, pp. 99-104, Nutrition & dietetics, Malden, MA., C1

journal

Which food-related behaviours are associated with healthier intakes of fruits and vegetables among women?

D Crawford, K Ball, G Mishra, J Salmon, A Timperio

(2007), Vol. 10, pp. 256-265, Public health nutrition, Wallingford, England, C1

journal

Adolescent home food environments and socioeconomic position

A MacFarlane, D Crawford, K Ball, G Savige, A Worsley

(2007), Vol. 16, pp. 748-755, Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

Snacking behaviours of adolescents and their association with skipping meals

G Savige, A MacFarlane, K Ball, A Worsley, D Crawford

(2007), Vol. 4, pp. 1-9, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Food intake patterns among Australian adolescents

G Savige, K Ball, A Worsley, D Crawford

(2007), Vol. 16, pp. 738-746, Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition, London, England, C1

journal

Personal, social and environmental determinants of educational inequalities in walking: a multilevel study

K Ball, A Timperio, J Salmon, B Giles-Corti, R Roberts, D Crawford

(2007), Vol. 61, pp. 108-114, Journal of epidemiology and community health, London, England, C1

journal

Mediators of the relationship between maternal education and children's TV viewing

K Hesketh, K Ball, D Crawford, K Campbell, J Salmon

(2007), Vol. 33, pp. 41-47, American journal of preventive medicine, New York, NY., C1

journal

Associations of children's perceived neighborhood environments with walking and physical activity

C Hume, J Salmon, K Ball

(2007), Vol. 21, pp. 201-207, American journal of health promotion, Birmingham, MI, C1

journal

Children's perceptions of the use of public open spaces for active free-play

J Veitch, J Salmon, K Ball

(2007), Vol. 5, pp. 409-422, Children's geographies, London, England, C1

journal
2006

Personal, family, social, and environmental correlates of active commuting to school

A Timperio, K Ball, J Salmon, R Roberts, B Giles-Corti, D Simmons, L Baur, D Crawford

(2006), Vol. 30, pp. 45-51, American journal of preventive medicine, New York, NY., C1

journal

Family food environment and dietary behaviors likely to promote fatness in 5-6 year-old children

K Campbell, D Crawford, K Ball

(2006), Vol. 30, pp. 1272-1280, International journal of obesity, London, England, C1

journal

Where do children usually play? A qualitative study of parents' perceptions of influences on children's active free-play

J Veitch, S Bagley, K Ball, J Salmon

(2006), Vol. 12, pp. 383-393, Health & place, New York, N.Y., C1

journal

People, places...and other people? Integrating understanding of intrapersonal, social and environmental determinants of physical activity

K Ball

(2006), Vol. 9, pp. 367-370, Journal of science and medicine in sport, Chatswood, NSW, C1

journal

Whose socioeconomic status influences a woman's obesity risk: her mother's, her father's, or her own?

K Ball, G Mishra

(2006), Vol. 35, pp. 131-138, International journal of epidemiology, Oxford, Eng., C1

journal

An investigation of psychological, social and environmental correlates of obesity and weight gain in young women

K Ball, D Crawford

(2006), Vol. 30, pp. 1240-1249, International journal of obesity : journal of the international association for the study of obesity, London, England, C1

journal

Socio-economic factors in obesity: a case of slim chance in a fat world?

K Ball, D Crawford

(2006), Vol. 15, pp. 15-20, Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition, London, England, C1

journal

How can socio-economic differences in physical activity among women be explained? A qualitative study

K Ball, J Salmon, B Giles-Corti, D Crawford

(2006), Vol. 43, pp. 93-113, Women & health, Binghampton, NY, C1

journal

Socio-economic inequalities in women`s fruit and vegetable intakes: a multilevel study of individual, social and environmental mediators

K Ball, D Crawford, G Mishra

(2006), Vol. 9, pp. 623-630, Public health nutrition, Wallingford, England, C1

journal

Individual, social and home environment determinants of change in children's television viewing: the Switch-Play intervention

J Salmon, C Hume, K Ball, M Booth, D Crawford

(2006), Vol. 9, pp. 378-387, Journal of science and medicine in sport, New York, NY., C1

journal

Understanding environmental influences on nutrition and physical activity behaviors: where should we look and what should we count?

K Ball, A Timperio, D Crawford

(2006), Vol. 3, pp. 1-8, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Development and reliability of a self-report questionnaire to examine children's perceptions of the physical activity environment at home and in the neighbourhood

C Hume, K Ball, J Salmon

(2006), Vol. 3, pp. 1-8, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

Effects of a holistic health program on women's physical activity and mental and spiritual health

M Jorna, K Ball, J Salmon

(2006), Vol. 9, pp. 395-401, Journal of science and medicine in sport, Belconnen, ACT., C1

journal
2005

The role of socio-cultural factors in the obesity epidemic

K Ball, D Crawford

(2005), pp. 37-53, Obesity Prevention and Public Health, Oxford, England, B1

chapter

Media influences on body image and disordered eating among Indigenous adolescent Australians

M McCabe, L Ricciardelli, D Mellor, K Ball

(2005), Vol. 40, pp. 115-127, Adolescence, Roslyn Heights, N.Y., C1

journal

Socioeconomic status and weight change in adults: a review

K Ball, D Crawford

(2005), Vol. 60, pp. 1987-2010, Social science & medicine, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Why do women of low socioeconomic status have poorer dietary behaviours than women of higher socioeconomic status? A qualitative exploration

V Inglis, K Ball, D Crawford

(2005), Vol. 45, pp. 334-343, Appetite, London, England, C1

journal

Piloting the feasibility and effectiveness of print- and telephone-mediated interventions for promoting the adoption of physical activity in Australian adults

K Ball, J Salmon, E Leslie, N Owen, A King

(2005), Vol. 8, pp. 134-142, Journal of science and medicine in sport, Belconnen, ACT., C1

journal

Children's perceptions of their home and neighborhood environments, and their association with objectively measured physical activity: A qualitative and quantitative study

C Hume, J Salmon, K Ball

(2005), Vol. 20, pp. 1-13, Health education research: theory & practice, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Reducing sedentary behaviour and increasing physical activity among 10-year-old children: overview and process evaluation of the 'Switch-Play' intervention

J Salmon, K Ball, D Crawford, M Booth, A Telford, C Hume, D Jolley, A Worsley

(2005), Vol. 20, pp. 7-17, Health promotion international, Eynsham, United Kingdom, C1

journal

Socio-demographic inequalities in the diets of mid-aged Australian women

G Mishra, K Ball, A Patterson, W Brown, A Hodge, A Dobson

(2005), Vol. 59, pp. 185-195, European journal of clinical nutrition, New York, NY., C1

journal

Identifying the energy gap: magnitude and determinants of 5-year weight gain in midage women

W Brown, L Williams, J Ford, K Ball, A Dobson

(2005), Vol. 13, pp. 1431-1441, Obesity research, Silver Spring, MD, C1

journal
2004

The relationship between education and food consumption in the 1995 Australian national nutrition survey

A Worsley, R Blasche, K Ball, D Crawford

(2004), Vol. 7, pp. 649-663, Public health nutrition, Wallingford, England, C1

journal

Evidence-based strategies to promote physical activity among children, adolescents and young adults: review and update

A Timperio, J Salmon, K Ball

(2004), Vol. 7, pp. 20-29, Journal of science and medicine in sport, New York, NY., C1

journal

Longitudinal relationships among overweight, life satisfaction, and aspirations in young women

K Ball, D Crawford, J Kenardy

(2004), Vol. 12, pp. 1019-1030, Obesity research, [New York, NY.], C1

journal

Body image importance and body dissatisfaction among Indigenous Australian adolescents

D Mellor, M McCabe, L Ricciardelli, K Ball

(2004), Vol. 1, pp. 289-297, Body image, Oxford, England, C1

journal

Perceived personal, social and environmental barriers to weight maintenance among young women: a community survey

S Andajani-Sutjahjo, K Ball, N Warren, V Inglis, D Crawford

(2004), Vol. 1, pp. 1-7, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, England, C1

journal

How feasible are healthy eating and physical activity for young women?

K Ball, D Crawford, N Warren

(2004), Vol. 7, pp. 433-441, Public health nutrition, Wallingford, United Kingdom, C1

journal

How well do Australian women comply with dietary guidelines?

K Ball, G Mishra, C Thane, A Hodge

(2004), Vol. 7, pp. 443-452, Public health nutrition, Wallingford, England, C1

journal

Sociocultural influences on body image concerns and body change strategies among Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Australian adolescent girls and boys

L Ricciardelli, M McCabe, K Ball, D Mellor

(2004), Vol. 51, pp. 731-741, Sex roles, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Do socioeconomic gradients in women's health widen over time and with age?

G Mishra, K Ball, A Dobson, J Byles

(2004), Vol. 58, pp. 1585-1595, Social science & medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal
2003

Income differences in food consumption in the 1995 Australian national nutrition survey

A Worsley, R Blasche, K Ball, D Crawford

(2003), Vol. 57, pp. 1198-1211, European journal of clinical nutrition, London, England, C1

journal

Patterns and demographic predictors of 5-year weight change in a multi-ethnic cohort of men and women in Australia

K Ball, D Crawford, P Ireland, A Hodge

(2003), Vol. 6, pp. 269-280, Public health nutrition, Wallingford, United Kingdom, C1

journal

Social factors and obesity: an investigation of the role of health behaviours

K Ball, G Mishra, D Crawford

(2003), Vol. 27, pp. 394-403, International journal of obesity, London, England, C1

journal

Too hot to trot? exploring potential links between climate change, physical activity and health

M Townsend, M Mahoney, J Jones, K Ball, J Salmon, C Finch

(2003), Vol. 6, pp. 260-265, Journal of science and medicine in sport, New York, NY., C1

journal
2002

Behavioural determinants of the obesity epidemic

D Crawford, K Ball

(2002), Vol. 11, Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition, New York, N.Y., C1

journal

Which aspects of socioeconomic status are related to obesity among men and women?

K Ball, G Mishra, D Crawford

(2002), Vol. 26, pp. 559-565, International journal of obesity, London, England, C1

journal

Who does not gain weight? Prevalence and predictors of weight maintenance in young women

K Ball, W Brown, D Crawford

(2002), Vol. 26, pp. 1570-1578, International journal of obesity, London, England, C1

journal

Psychological stress, coping, and symptoms of disordered eating in a community sample of young Australian women

K Ball, C Lee

(2002), Vol. 31, pp. 71-81, International journal of eating disorders, New York, NY., C1

journal

Which aspects of socio-economic status are related to health in mid-aged and older women?

G Mishra, K Ball, A Dobson, J Byles, P Warner-Smith

(2002), Vol. 9, pp. 263-285, International journal of behavioral medicine, New York, N.Y., C1

journal

Dietary patterns of Australian adults and their association with socio-economic status: results from the 1995 national nutrition survey

G Mishra, K Ball, J Arbuckle, D Crawford

(2002), Vol. 56, pp. 687-693, European journal of clinical nutrition, London, England, C1

journal

Body weight, body image, and eating behaviours : relationships with ethnicity and acculturation in a community sample of young Australian women

K Ball, J Kenardy

(2002), Vol. 3, pp. 205-216, Eating behaviors, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal
2001

Beliefs about the causes of weight change in the Australian population

M Jackson, K Ball, D Crawford

(2001), Vol. 25, pp. 1512-1516, International journal of obesity, London, England, C1

journal

Perceived environmental aesthetics and convenience and company are associated with walking for exercise among Australian adults

K Ball, A Bauman, E Leslie, N Owen

(2001), Vol. 33, pp. 434-440, Preventive medicine, San Diego, Calif, C1

journal

Associations of physical activity with body weight and fat in men and women

K Ball, N Owen, J Salmon, A Bauman, C Gore

(2001), Vol. 25, pp. 914-919, International journal of obesity, New York, NY., C1

journal

The measurement of socio-economic status: investigation of gender-and age-specific indicators in Australia: national health survey 1995

G Mishra, K Ball, A Dobson, J Byles, P Warner-Smith

(2001), Vol. 56, pp. 73-89, Social indicators research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Insulin resistance: Influence of diet and physical activity

L Storlien, L Tapsell, A Fraser, E Leslie, K Ball, J Higgins, J Helge, N Owen

(2001), Vol. 090, pp. 26-43, World review of nutrition and dietetics, Basel, Switzerland, C1

journal
2000

Relationships between psychological stress, coping and disordered eating: a review

K Ball, C Lee

(2000), Vol. 14, pp. 1007-1035, Psychology and Health, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

journal
1999

Repetition of deliberate self-poisoning in an Australian hospital-treated population

G Carter, I Whyte, K Ball, N Carter, A Dawson, V Carr, J Fryer

(1999), Vol. 170, pp. 307-311, Medical journal of Australia, North Sydney, N.S.W., C1-1

journal

Psychological stress and disordered eating: an exploratory study with young Australian women

K Ball, C Lee, W Brown

(1999), Vol. 29, pp. 1-15, Women & health, Philadelphia, Pa., C1-1

journal

Relationships between disordered eating and unwanted sexual experiences: a review

K Ball, J Kenardy, C Lee

(1999), Vol. 34, pp. 166-176, Australian psychologist, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal
1998

Disordered eating, weight dissatisfaction and dieting in relation to unwanted childhood sexual experiences in a community sample

J Kenardy, K Ball

(1998), Vol. 44, pp. 327-337, Journal of psychosomatic research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Understanding environmental drivers of socioeconomic inequalities in food consumption

Prof Kylie Ball

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2007: $67,576
  • 2006: $106,501

Preventing obesity among socially and economically disadvantaged women and children

Prof Kylie Ball, Prof David Crawford, Prof Anna Timperio, Prof Gita Mishra, Prof Graeme Hugo, Prof Louise Baur, Prof Jo Salmon

NHMRC SRF - Preventive Healthcare - Strategic Reserve Fund

  • 2011: $364,848
  • 2010: $596,523
  • 2009: $415,453
  • 2008: $269,648
  • 2007: $426,201

Contextual Influences on Children's and Adolescents Physical Activity

Prof David Crawford, Prof Jo Salmon, Prof Anna Timperio, Prof Kylie Ball, Prof Billie Giles-Corti, Prof Louise Baur

NHMRC Project Grant

  • 2006: $170,600

Contextual influences on nutrition, physical activity and obesity

Prof Kylie Ball

NHMRC CDF - Career Development Fellowship

  • 2008: $69,375
  • 2007: $90,500
  • 2006: $89,000

Nutrition promotion and population health: a program addressing behavioural, social and environmental determinants

Prof David Crawford, Prof Kylie Ball, Prof Tony Worsley

NHMRC CBGPH - Capacity Building Grants in Population Health Research

  • 2012: $62,313
  • 2011: $248,147
  • 2010: $249,500
  • 2009: $239,537
  • 2008: $240,047
  • 2007: $170,595

An RCT to promote healthy lifestyle behaviours from infancy: an interventaion to prevent childhood overweight

Prof Karen Campbell, A/Prof Kylie Hesketh, Prof David Crawford, Prof Jo Salmon, Prof Kylie Ball, Dr Zoe McCallum

NHMRC Project Grant

  • 2009: $366,489
  • 2008: $171,150

Understanding children's risk of obesity: contextual influences on changes in eating, physical activity and weight status.

Prof David Crawford, Prof Kylie Ball, Prof Jo Salmon

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2009: $32,457
  • 2008: $106,043
  • 2007: $76,933
  • 2006: $106,995

Physical activity in adults with type 2 diabetes

Prof David Dunstan, Prof Kylie Ball, Prof Jo Salmon, Prof David Crawford, Prof Robin Daly

NHMRC Project Grant

  • 2010: $4,180
  • 2009: $206,612
  • 2008: $99,577
  • 2007: $53,590

A multi-setting intervention to reduce sedentary behaviour, promote physical activity and improve children's health

Prof Jo Salmon, Dr Clare Hume, A/Prof Kylie Hesketh, Prof David Dunstan, Prof Robin Daly, Prof Ester Cerin, Prof David Crawford, Prof Kylie Ball

NHMRC Project Grant

  • 2013: $123,843
  • 2012: $182,906
  • 2011: $179,898
  • 2010: $176,769
  • 2009: $196,925

Effectiveness of a skill-building and price reduction intervention for promoting healthy eating

Prof Kylie Ball, Prof David Crawford, A/Prof Sarah Mcnaughton, A/Prof Cliona Ni Mhurchu, Dr Nick Andrianopoulos

NHMRC Project Grant

  • 2012: $157,704
  • 2011: $188,174
  • 2010: $144,110

Understanding personal, social and environmental influences on nutrition and physical activity behaviours among older adults living in urban and rural areas

A/Prof Sarah Mcnaughton, Prof David Crawford, Prof Kylie Ball, Prof Jo Salmon

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2012: $64,603
  • 2011: $62,210
  • 2010: $91,868

NHMRC Senior Research Fellowship

Prof Kylie Ball

NHMRC - Research Fellowship

  • 2012: $117,497
  • 2011: $102,696
  • 2010: $100,880
  • 2009: $99,000
  • 2008: $82,054

Understanding personal, social and environmental influences on nutrition and physical activity behaviours among older adults

A/Prof Sarah Mcnaughton, Prof David Crawford, Prof Kylie Ball, Prof Jo Salmon, Dr Wendy Hunter

DART Grant - Research - Diabetes Australia - Victoria (Research Trust)

  • 2009: $29,452
  • 2008: $29,812

Infant feeding, Activity and Nutrition (INFANT)

Prof Karen Campbell, A/Prof Kylie Hesketh, Prof David Crawford, Prof Jo Salmon, Prof Kylie Ball, Dr Zoe McCallum

NHF Grant - Research - National Heart Foundation of Australia

  • 2008: $2,500
  • 2007: $22,500

Individual, social and physical influences on children's active transport and independent mobility

Dr Alison Carver, Dr Clare Hume, Prof Jo Salmon, Dr Verity Cleland, Ms Jenny Veitch, Prof Kylie Ball, Prof David Crawford

ARC Linkage - Projects Rnd 2

  • 2012: $18,161
  • 2011: $28,293
  • 2010: $21,834
  • 2009: $10,969

Improving eating behaviours in low-income communities

Prof Kylie Ball, Prof David Crawford, A/Prof Sarah Mcnaughton, Ms Victoria Inglis, Ms Beth Scholes

ARC Linkage - Projects Rnd 2

  • 2012: $10,985
  • 2011: $21,156
  • 2010: $26,034
  • 2009: $15,304

What will it take to decrease socio-economic inequalities in obesity?

A/Prof Christopher Stevenson, Dr Dianna Magliano, Prof Kylie Ball, Dr Alison Beauchamp, Prof Anna Peeters, Jane Martin

ARC Linkage - Projects Rnd 1

  • 2014: $5,408
  • 2013: $50,401
  • 2012: $46,485

A randomised trial to assess the impact of a price reduction with and without an in-store nutrition education strategy on purchasing of fruit and vegetables and low joule

Dr Julie Brimblecombe, A/Prof Amanda Leach, Prof Kylie Ball, Prof Ross Bailie, Dr Cate Burns, A/Prof Cliona Ni Mhurchu, Prof Marj Moodie, Mr Eddie Miles

NHMRC Project Grant

  • 2015: $31,185
  • 2014: $15,463
  • 2013: $7,731
  • 2012: $27,490

Preventing weight gain in young to mid-aged women living in rural communities;a cluster randomised controlled trial

Prof Helena Teede, Dr Catherine Lombard, A/Prof Sophia Zoungas, Ms Catherine Keating, Prof Kylie Ball, Prof Marj Moodie

NHMRC Project Grant

  • 2015: $21,841
  • 2014: $14,852
  • 2013: $5,241
  • 2012: $13,978

NHMRC Principal Research Fellowship: Socioeconomic inequalities in eating and physical activity behaviours, and obesity risk

Prof Kylie Ball

NHMRC - Research Fellowship

  • 2017: $103,271
  • 2016: $140,038
  • 2015: $150,659
  • 2014: $147,995
  • 2013: $121,999

Making active choices more attractive: Effectiveness of incentivising physical activity to improve heart health

Prof Kylie Ball, Prof Jo Salmon, Prof David Crawford, Prof Marj Moodie

NHF Vanguard Grant - National Heart Foundation of Australia

  • 2015: $65,250

Testing the projected benefits of living in a 20-minute neighbourhood

Dr Lukar Thornton, Dr Neil Coffee, Dr Karen Lamb, Prof Kylie Ball, Prof Mark Daniel, A/Prof Yan Kestens, Prof Basile Chaix, Ms Keren Best

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2017: $112,722

Parks: harnessing a public space for active living and social connectedness

Dr Jenny Veitch, Prof Anna Timperio, Prof Kylie Ball, Dr Benedicte Deforche, Ms Keren Best

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2017: $84,108

Seeing is believing: wearable cameras for self-management in people with heart failure

Prof Ralph Maddison, Prof Kylie Ball, A/Prof Chris Neil, Prof Dinh Phung

NHF Vanguard Grant - National Heart Foundation of Australia

  • 2017: $73,046

Assessing the impact of a multi-component intervention to improve dietary intake of Indigenous Australian children and their families living in remote communities

Selma Liberato, Dr Julie Brimblecombe, Prof Kylie Ball, Prof Marj Moodie

NHMRC Project Grant

  • 2017: $11,250
  • 2016: $15,000

Other Public Sector Funding

PhD Scholarship - Victoria Inglis - Why do women eat what they do? Personal, social and environmental influences on the eating behaviours of women from different socioeconomic backgrounds

Prof Kylie Ball, Ms Victoria Inglis

  • 2007: $6,410
  • 2006: $22,091

Physical Activity and Healthy Eating Research Project 2006-0436

Prof David Crawford, Prof Jo Salmon, Prof Anna Timperio, Prof Kylie Ball

  • 2009: $100,000
  • 2007: $100,000
  • 2006: $100,000

Individual, social and physical influences on children's active transport and independent mobility

Dr Alison Carver, Dr Clare Hume, Prof Jo Salmon, Dr Verity Cleland, Ms Jenny Veitch, Prof Kylie Ball, Prof David Crawford

  • 2012: $33,065
  • 2011: $20,429
  • 2010: $21,502

What will it take to decrease socio-economic inequalities in obesity?

A/Prof Christopher Stevenson, Dr Dianna Magliano, Prof Kylie Ball, Dr Alison Beauchamp, Prof Anna Peeters, Jane Martin

  • 2013: $25,000
  • 2012: $25,000

Understanding current and future opportunites to promote healthy maternal weight during pregnancy and the post partum period

Prof Karen Campbell, Dr Paige Felicity Van Der Pligt, A/Prof Kylie Hesketh, Prof David Crawford, Prof Kylie Ball

  • 2015: $6,114
  • 2014: $35,479
  • 2013: $34,026

Fair Foundations Evidence review: Addressing the social determinations of inequities in physical activity and related health outcomes

Prof Kylie Ball, Dr Alison Carver

  • 2014: $17,000

Using Fitbits to promote physical activity in inactive Victorian adolescents: Technological revolution or fad

Dr Nicky Ridgers, Prof Jo Salmon, Prof Anna Timperio, Dr Helen Brown, Prof Kylie Ball, Ms Susie Macfarlane

  • 2017: $81,000
  • 2016: $99,000

Industry and Other Funding

Associations between physical activity and risk of depression in socio-economically disadvantaged women.

Prof Kylie Ball, Ms Megan Teychenne

  • 2011: $5,838
  • 2010: $25,720
  • 2009: $24,374
  • 2008: $23,895

Enhancing the evidence base by value adding to an existing successful intervention for child obesity prevention. Getting healthy eating and active play right from the start.

Prof Karen Campbell, A/Prof Kylie Hesketh, Prof David Crawford, Prof Kylie Ball, A/Prof Sarah Mcnaughton, Prof John Lynch

  • 2015: $20,366
  • 2014: $112,747
  • 2013: $95,663
  • 2012: $92,002
  • 2011: $77,812

Txt4two: A mobile delivered intervention to promote healthy pregnancy weight gain

Prof Karen Campbell, Prof Kylie Ball, Ms Jane Willcox, Dr Elizabeth McCarthy, Dr Shelley Wilkinson

  • 2013: $49,800

Understanding the importance of a healthy diet for preserving cognitive function of older Australians

Dr Catherine Milte, A/Prof Sarah Mcnaughton, Prof David Crawford, Prof Kylie Ball

  • 2014: $48,514

Evaluating the impact of the FoodMate program on attitudes and behaviour among participants

Prof Kylie Ball, Dr Dana Olstad

  • 2017: $12,783
  • 2016: $12,000

Other Funding Sources

Online dietary assessment for research: The Automated Self-Administered 24-Hour Dietary Recall (ASA24) for Australia

A/Prof Sarah Mcnaughton, Prof Kylie Ball, Prof Clare Collins, A/Prof Margaret Allman-Farinelli, Prof Linda Tapsell, Prof David Crawford, Prof Lynne Cobiac, Dr Tracy Burrows, Dr Yasmine Probst, Dr Amy Subar

  • 2015: $90,908
  • 2014: $510,000

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2013

Lena Diana Amber Stephens

Thesis entitled: EXPLORING INFLUENCES ON EATING BEHAVIOURS OF ADOLESCENTS EXPERIENCING SOCIOECONOMIC DISADVANTAGE

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (Low Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2011

Megan Teychenne

Thesis entitled: Physical Activity, Sedentary Behaviour and Depression amongst Socio-economically Disadvantaged Women

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (Low Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

Denise Azar

Thesis entitled: The Association between Physical Activity and Depression among Young Women

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (Low Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2008

Victoria Inglis

Thesis entitled: Socioeconomic Influences on Women's Eating Behaviours

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (Low Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

Associate Supervisor
2016

Jane Willcox

Thesis entitled: txt4two: Developing an mHealth model promoting healthy gestational weight gain

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (Low Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2015

Paige Felicity Van Der Pligt

Thesis entitled: Opportunities to promote healthy maternal weight during and following pregnancy

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (Low Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2013

Maree Ortika

Thesis entitled: Cultural identity and eating behaviours of Italian and Chinese Adolescents

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (Low Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2008

Jenny Veitch

Thesis entitled: An Investigation of the Influences of Children's Active Free-play

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (Low Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2005

Elsie Hume

Thesis entitled: The Influence of the Environment on Children's Physical Activity

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences