Obesity leads

Research finds corporate profits, diet in infancy and
climate change could cause obesity.

Weight control fail

Study finds programs designers to prevent young people becoming overweight are failing our youth.

Prostate Cancer leap

Congratulations to Andrew Hoy and others from a new multi-centre research team awarded the Movember Foundation $3.25m Revolutionary Team Award.

Charles Perkins Centre

Obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease are the leading causes of death, disability and reduced quality of life in Australia, and have become epidemics of global proportions.

The Charles Perkins Centre aims to ease the burden of obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease by translating the work of the University of Sydney into real-world solutions.

At the heart of the Charles Perkins Centre is a $385 million research and education hub.



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