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

Bibliographical note

Correction to: Nature Human Behaviour, published online 5 November 2018

This work was supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Science of Behavior Change Common Fund Program through an award administered by the National Institute on Aging (U24AG052175) and by a Wellcome Trust collaborative award (The Human Behaviour-Change Project: Building the science of behaviour change for complex intervention development, 201,524/Z/16/Z)


  • health sciences
  • human behvaiour


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