Thomson G, Wilson N. Regulating construction to save lives. IUHPE 23rd World Conference on Health Promotion, Rotorua, April 9, 2019 This study contrasts the severe injury and deaths from the 1931 Napier and 2011 Christchurch earthquakes, and explores the health implications of building construction materials and building regulations.
Thomson G, Wilson N. Saving lives and preparing for the worst by remembering the past. IUHPE 23rd World Conference on Health Promotion, Rotorua, April 9, 2019 This study analysed the information on physical memorials of disasters and the official online sources so as to explore ways to improve public information about injury and disaster prevention.
Niveditha Gurram, George Thomson, Nick Wilson, Janet Hoek. Vape marketing online: Protections for children? IUHPE 23rd World Conference on Health Promotion, Rotorua, April 8, 2019 This study investigates online vape product marketing from New Zealand, and looks at the protections for children within that marketing.
Nee-Nee J, Thomson G, Wilson N, Hoek J. Outdoor vaping prevalence. IUHPE 23rd World Conference on Health Promotion. Rotorua, 8 April, 2019 Reports on a study that used field observations of vaping and smoking outside hospitality venues and in streets in Wellington, New Zealand.
George Thomson, Louise Delany, Richard Edwards, Cynthia Callard. Standardised tobacco retail pricing. IUHPE 23rd World Conference on Health Promotion, Rotorua, April 8, 2019 This presentation briefly explains a way to fix tobacco retail prices, so as to prevent marketing by price and make tobacco tax increases more effective in reducing smoking prevalence.
George Thomson, Louise Delany, Louise Signal. Five solutions to make healthier treaties. IUHPE 23rd World Conference on Health Promotion, Rotorua, April 2019 This presentation briefly describes simple ways to frame the solutions to healthier trade and investment treaties. It is based on the article: Delany L, Signal L, Thomson G. International trade and investment law: a new framework for public health and the common good. BMC Public Health 2018 18:602. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-5486-6.