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The public health agenda (2004)
Presentation / Conference
McCann, S., Powell, J., & Orme, J. (2004, November). The public health agenda. Paper presented at South-West Human Resources Conference

Young people's involvement in a substance misuse communications campaign (2004)
Journal Article
Jones, M., Jones, M., Salmon, D., & Orme, J. (2004). Young people's involvement in a substance misuse communications campaign. Drugs: Education, Prevention, and Policy, 11(5), 391-405. https://doi.org/10.1080/09687630410001668979

There is growing emphasis in public policy on involving young people in the development of health promotion campaigns and information resources on substance misuse. To date there has been little literature that explores the level and nature young peo... Read More about Young people's involvement in a substance misuse communications campaign.

Findings of the Rock Challenge Evaluation (2004)
Presentation / Conference
Murphy, S., Salmon, D., Orme, J., Jones, M., & Kimberlee, R. (2004, April). Findings of the Rock Challenge Evaluation. Paper presented at South West Regional Public Health Scientific Conference

Leadership development through action inquiry (2004)
Presentation / Conference
Burns, D., Evans, D., Orme, J., Gray, S., & Weil, S. (2004, April). Leadership development through action inquiry. Paper presented at Sustaining Public Health in a Changing World: Vision to Action - 12th Annual Public Health Forum

Artefact or reality? Increases in persons notified to the Regional Drug Misuse Database in the South West of England, 1996-2001 (2004)
Journal Article
Weir, I., Myles, J., Wilkinson, S., Orme, J., Gray, S., & Soteriou, T. (2004). Artefact or reality? Increases in persons notified to the Regional Drug Misuse Database in the South West of England, 1996-2001. Journal of Public Health, 26(1), 3-5. https://doi.org/10.1093/pubmed/fdh106

The incidence of new persons and repeat attenders presenting for treatment for problem drug misuse in the South West of England more than doubled from 1996-1997 to 2000-2001. During this time there was an increase in the number and severity of chroni... Read More about Artefact or reality? Increases in persons notified to the Regional Drug Misuse Database in the South West of England, 1996-2001.

Public health: A vision for the future (2003)
Book Chapter
Scally, G. (2003). Public health: A vision for the future. In J. Orme, J. Powell, P. Taylor, & T. Harrison (Eds.), Public health for the 21st centuryOpen University Press

Child protection drama in primary school – an effective educational approach? (2002)
Journal Article
Orme, J., & Salmon, D. (2002). Child protection drama in primary school – an effective educational approach?. Health Education, 102(4), 187-196. https://doi.org/10.1108/09654280210434264

“Hello, Craig”, a child protection drama, was targeted at five- and six-year olds in 28 primary schools in England. It aimed to encourage pupils to develop strategies to deal with appropriate and inappropriate touch in a variety of social settings. I... Read More about Child protection drama in primary school – an effective educational approach?.

Health promotion, public health and substance misuse (2002)
Book Chapter
Starkey, F., & Orme, J. (2002). Health promotion, public health and substance misuse. In T. Peterson, & A. McBride (Eds.), Working with Substance Misusers: A Guide to Theory & Practice, 234-243. Routledge