Paula Hooper

Dr

  • The University of Western Australia (M087), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Crawley

    Australia

  • 287 Citations
  • 9 h-Index
20102020

Research Output 2010 2018

2018

Promoting physical activity – reducing obesity and non-communicable diseases

Giles-Corti, W., Bull, F., Christian, H., Sugiyama, T., Koohsari, M. J. & Hooper, P. 2018 Oxford Textbook of Nature and Public Health : The Role of Nature in Improving the Health of a Population. Bird, W. & van Den Bosch, M. (eds.). UK: Oxford University Press, p. 97-107

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

physical activity
obesity
public space
open space
health and disease
physical activity
public space
open space
walking
planning
2017
1 Citations
Open Access
File
Walking
Geographic Information Systems
Crime
Administrative Personnel
Esthetics
Open Access
Walking
City Planning
Guideline Adherence
Research
Observational Studies
1 Citations
Licensure
license
alcohol
Alcohols
Vulnerable Populations
2 Citations
Licensure
alcohol consumption
license
Alcohol Drinking
young adult
2 Citations
mental health
Mental Health
dose-response relationship
residential environment
walking
2016
4 Citations
Western Australia
Crime Victims
Crime
victimization
rhetoric
4 Citations

Does heightened fear of crime lead to poorer mental health in new suburbs, or vice versa?

Foster, S., Hooper, P., Knuiman, M. & Giles-Corti, B. Nov 2016 In : Social Science and Medicine. 168, p. 30-34

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crime
suburb
Fear
Mental Health
mental health

Liveable, sustainable and walkable boomtown

Bull, F. & Hooper, P. 2016 Planning Boomtown and Beyond. Biermann, S., Olaru, D. & Paul, V. (eds.). UWA Publishing, p. 305-330

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2 Citations

Public open space desktop auditing tool—Establishing appropriateness for use in Australian regional and urban settings

Mygind, L., Bentsen, P., Badland, H., Edwards, N., Hooper, P. & Villanueva, K. 1 Dec 2016 In : Urban Forestry and Urban Greening. 20, p. 65-70 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

public space
open space
local government
spatial data
Victoria (Australia)
8 Citations
Open Access
Crime
Walking
Safety
Social Environment
Longitudinal Studies
2015
8 Citations
Open Access
City Planning
Western Australia
Walking
Recreation
15 Citations

Associations between park features and adolescent park use for physical activity

Edwards, N. J., Hooper, P., Knuiman, M., Foster, S. & Giles-Corti, B. 18 Feb 2015 In : International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 12, 1, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Exercise
Geographic Information Systems
Western Australia
Lighting
Walking
14 Citations

Developing indicators of public open space to promote health and wellbeing in communities

Villanueva, K. P., Badland, H. M., Hooper, P., Koohsari, M. J., Mavoa, S., Davern, M. T., Roberts, R., Goldfeld, S. R. & Giles-Corti, B. Feb 2015 In : APPLIED GEOGRAPHY. 57, p. 112-119 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

public space
open space
health
community
indicator
8 Citations

Quality of public open spaces and recreational walking

Sugiyama, T., Gunn, L. D., Christian, H., Francis, J., Foster, S., Hooper, P., Owen, N. & Giles-Corti, B. Dec 2015 In : American Journal of Public Health. 105, 12, p. 2490-2495

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Walking
Dogs
Recreation
Logistic Models
Regression Analysis
3 Citations
Western Australia
walking
Walking
planning
neighborhood policy
2 Citations

The influence oif urban design and planning on physical activity

Giles-Corti, B., Foster, S., Kooshari, M. J., Francis, J. & Hooper, P. 2015 The Routledge Handbook of Planing for health and Well-being. Barton, H., Thompson, S., Burgess, S. & Grant, M. (eds.). USA: Routledge, p. 121-135

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2014
34 Citations

Do changes in residents' fear of crime impact their walking? Longitudinal results from RESIDE

Foster, S., Knuiman, M., Hooper, P., Christian, H. & Giles-Corti, B. May 2014 In : Preventive Medicine. 62, p. 161-166

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Crime
Walking
Fear
Longitudinal Studies
Linear Models
22 Citations
government planning
state planning
State Government
Western Australia
Guideline Adherence
13 Citations

Reconnecting urban planning with health: a protocol for the development and validation of national liveability indicators associated with noncommunicable disease risk behaviours and health outcomes

Giles-Corti, B., Badland, H., Mazoa, S., Turrell, G., Bull, F., Boruff, B., Pettit, C., Bauman, A., Hooper, P., Villanueva, K., Astell-Burt, T., Feng, X., Learnihan, V., Davey, R., Grenfell, R. & Thackway, S. 2014 In : Public Health Research & Practice. 25, p. 1-5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013
File
government planning
state planning
residential environment
housing development
resident
26 Citations
3 Citations
11 Citations
Recreation
Self Efficacy
Social Support
Environmental Exposure
Demography
2012
26 Citations
Open Access
File
Walking
Logistic Models
State Government
Food
Restaurants

Built Environmental Supports for Walking

Hooper, P., Foster, S., Nathan, A. & Giles-Corti, B. 2012 Physical Activity and Public Health Practice. Ainsworth, Macera, B. E. & C.A (eds.). United States: CRC Press, p. 257-276

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2011
74 Citations
Open Access
2010
4 Citations

Methods for Researching the Physical Activity Impacts of 'Natural Experiments' in Modifying the Built Environment

Ogilvie, D., Giles-Corti, B., Hooper, P., Yang, L. & Bull, F. 2010 The Third International Congress on Physical Activity and Public Health. United States: Human Kinetics Publishers, Vol. 7, p. S341-S353

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper