July 2020

Farewelling Dr Andrew Tan

Working with the brilliant people in EPOCH CRE over the last three and a half years has been a valuable experience for me. Being part of the wonderful health economics team in Stream 3, I have...

Innovative trial to promote healthy weight in pregnancy and infancy for mother and baby

EPOCH CRE Stream 4 co-leads, Dr Rachel Laws and Professor Karen Campbell, are joining a newly funded European Union project to trial an innovative approach to address unhealthy weight during...

Professor Louise Baur appointed President-Elect of World Obesity Federation

We are excited to announce that Professor Louise Baur, EPOCH CRE director, has recently been appointed as President-Elect of World Obesity Federation (WOF).  Congratulations Louise!   World...

Understanding early prevention of obesity in children (EPOCH) interventions: Opening up the ‘black box’

Early obesity prevention interventions are complex and differ in effectiveness.  A new study unpacked the four EPOCH trials and identified key lessons for effective early obesity prevention...