07 Jun Nutrition research solutions for Australia’s obesity epidemic — University of Newcastle, Australia
Nutrition and dietetics Professor Clare Collins, with the support of the world’s largest team of Accredited Practising Dietitian researchers at the University of Newcastle Australia, is serving up preventative strategies to address the growing obesity and type 2 diabetes epidemic.
Professor Collins is breaking new ground by translating complex diet-quality data predicting the risk of disease and death, into web-based tools and practical healthy lifestyle programs that schools and community groups can access.
It’s innovative and practical approaches like these that set the University of Newcastle apart and are bridging the gap between researchers and the community.
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