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Tackling obesity with a twist

Sunday 17 November 2019 7:45AM (view full episode) Prof Louise Baur is a physician specialising in obesity-related disease.   She knows that treating obesity...

Congratulations Kylie Hesketh

Congratulations to EPOCH Chief Investigator Kylie Hesketh on her promotion to Professor in Child Physical Activity and Health at the Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Deakin University fr...

Want to get involved in our research?

We're looking for parents of 1-4 year old children to help test our short tool that measures young children's food intake. You'll be asked to fill out an online survey on two occasions, about one...

Congratulations Rebecca Golley

Congratulations to EPOCH Chief Investigator Rebecca Golley on her promotion to Professor in Nutrition and Dietetics at Flinders University from January next year.

Soaring rates of obesity in children

The number of obese children is predicted to soar exponentially as governments fail to adopt adequate policies to protect children's health in the face of commercial interests, according to a...

Update on CHAT Study 2

  Year 2 data collection of Communicating Healthy Beginnings Advice by Telephone (CHAT) Study 2 is close to completion. 795 telephone surveys have been completed by participants. Approximately...

Welcome to new staff member Limin Buchanan

Dr Limin Buchanan is recently employed as the Project Coordinator for the Communicating Healthy Beginnings Advice by Telephone (CHAT) Study. She is currently based at Health Promotion Unit, Sydney...

Congratulations to Widjane Goncalves

Widjane Goncalves a CRE-EPOCH Affiliate and PhD candidate, attended the 'Multi-professional Conference in Health: Innovation and Technology in Health - Challenges for the Future' in Caruaru - Brazil...

EPOCH deconstructing interventions writing retreat, Adelaide

In September, several members of the CRE (Anna Lene Seidler, Rebecca Golley, Brittany Johnson, Chelsea Mauch and Kylie Hunter) met in Adelaide for 2 days with the ambitious aim of drafting an entire...

Congratulations to Professor Louise Baur - Awarded University of Sydney's Payne-Scott Professorial Distinction

Congratulations to Professor Louise Baur for  being awarded the University of Sydney's Payne-Scott Professorial Distinction for contributions to the University in leadership,...