Dr Hidde Van der Ploeg

Adjunct Senior Lecturer
Public Health, School of Public Health

K25 - Medical Foundation Building
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: +61 2 9036 3288
F: +61 2 9036 3184
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Research interests

Research in physical activity and health. Main interests are interventions studies in populations with chronic disease, measurement of physical activity, secondary analyses of population-based datasets, and environmental aspects of physical activity behaviour.

Current national competitive grants*


Phase III Study of the impact of a physical activity program on disease-free survival for early colon cancer
Vardy J, Dhillon H, Van Der Ploeg H, Zalcberg J, Courneya K, Meyer R
NHMRC Project Grants ($2,418,375 over 6 years)

* Grants administered through the University of Sydney