Jo Prince


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Jo is an information professional with more than 15 years’ experience working as a business researcher and information specialist. Her areas of expertise include literature searching, developing search strategies, and the compilation and presentation of information and online research.

Jo holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Canterbury and a Diploma of Library and Information Studies from Victoria University.

My publications

This needs assessment was done as part of the Ministry’s strategy to reduce gambling harm, as required under the Problem Gambling Act 2003. The Ministry of Health is the department responsible for developing an integrated problem gambling strategy under the Gambling Act 2003. The strategy must include public health promotion, services to treat problem gamblers, ...

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Sapere Research Group was engaged by the Ministry of Health to evaluate and assess the Cancer Psychological Social Support Initiative, and to determine whether the service objectives were being met. This interim report is focused on the process evaluation component, in particular the roll-out and implementation of the initiative. ...

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Sapere undertook a rapid literature scan for the Ministry of Health, presenting a high-level overview of the available recent evidence in relation to interventions for sudden unexplained death of an infant (SUDI). It includes a focus on reaching vulnerable, or harder to reach people and families, in the New Zealand context. This review should be ...

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As part of our work to support the development of a National Safe Sleep Programme, Sapere ran five hui. The purpose of the hui was to gain expert and local knowledge of what works well and what people believe is a way forward for the future. This report should be read in conjunction with the ...

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