Journal article

Women's role in the rise in drinking in Australia 1950-80: an age-period-cohort analysis of data from the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study

Oliver Stanesby, Harindra Jayasekara, Sarah Callinan, Robin Room, Dallas English, Graham G Giles, Robert J MacInnis, Roger L Milne, Michael Livingston

Addiction | WILEY | Published : 2018


Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Awarded by NHMRC Career Development Fellowship

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the original investigators and the diligent team, who recruited the participants and who continue working on follow-up, for their contribution. We also express our gratitude to the many thousands of Melbourne residents who continue to participate in the study. MCCS cohort recruitment was funded by the Victorian Health Promotion Foundation (VicHealth) and Cancer Council Victoria. The MCCS was further supported by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) grants 209057 and 396414 and infrastructure was provided by Cancer Council Victoria. Staff time for O.S., S.C., R.R. and M.L. on this project was funded by the Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education (FARE), an independent, charitable organization working to prevent the harmful use of alcohol in Australia ( supported by an NHMRC Career Development Fellowship (1123840). The funding sources played no role in the study design, in the collection, analysis and interpretation of data, in the writing of the article and in the decision to submit the article for publication.