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23 September 20141.00pm - 2.00pm
Good food and nutrition are fundamental to individual wellbeing and healthy communities. The Charles Perkins Centre Global food &nutrition security project node is contributing to the delivery appropriate, sustainable, diverse and nutritious diets in Australia and globally
29 September 20149.30am - 3.30pm
Wireless wellbeing and personalized health: a symposium to explore the use of technologies in preventive health
There has been an unprecedented explosion of digital technology for personal use this century. These rapid developments may provide a cost-effective delivery mode for promoting wellbeing in individual and in preventative health strategies at a population level.
7 October 20141.00pm - 2.00pm
Wireless sensing and communication technologies can empower individuals to monitor and influence their own diet, physical activity and sleep habits.
9 October 20145.00pm - 6.30pm
Smallholder agriculture is being squeezed globally. How do we ensure that smallholders are part of the solution for feeding the world’s people?
14 October 20141.00pm - 2.00pm
Associate Professor Stuart Grieve uses cutting-edge imaging techniques to obtain previously unavailable information that has the potential to dramatically change how we diagnose and treat many chronic condition.
16 October 20146.00pm - 7.30pm
Do nutrient-poor diets that lead to adverse educational and health outcomes start in schools? This 21st Century Medicine forum draws on examples from the US as well as on Australian policies governing what foods are available to children in school canteens.
21 October 20141.00pm - 2.00pm
Professor David Lyle will discuss the potential benefits of bringing together researchers from medicine, health, rural health, education, social work, engineering, agriculture and environmental studies to assess how community-led academic partnerships impact the community.
28 October 20141.00pm - 2.00pm
This seminar will present an overview of the activities and achievements of the Charles Perkins Centre Science of Learning Science project node as well as reflecting upon some of the highlights of our work on the transition of undergraduate teaching into the new Charles Perkins Centre Hub
6 November 20145.00pm - 6.30pm
Can we make food systems that are underpinned by principles of democracy, social justice and inclusivity? What needs to happen?
10 November 20149.00am - 5.00pm
CPC Nutrition Research Forum, a network and information exchange