Using rigorous methods to advance behaviour change science

Jennifer A. Sumner (Corresponding Author), Rachel N Carey, Susan Michie, Marie Johnston, Donald Edmondson, Karina W. Davidson

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The field of behaviour change suffers from significant fragmentation and poor reporting. Here, we describe two large-scale initiatives — the Human Behaviour Change Project and Science of Behavior Change programme — that aim to introduce complementary systematic and rigorous methods to advance the science of behaviour change.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)797-799
Number of pages3
JournalNature Human Behaviour
Publication statusPublished - 5 Nov 2018


  • health sciences
  • human behvaiour

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Sumner, J. A., Carey, R. N., Michie, S., Johnston, M., Edmondson, D., & Davidson, K. W. (2018). Using rigorous methods to advance behaviour change science. Nature Human Behaviour, 2, 797-799.