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26 July 20161.00pm - 2.00pm
It could be argued that in recent years, the environment in which we live and our state of energy balance has altered dramatically creating different nutritional demands and altering physiological responses to food and nutrients. Thus previous nutritional recommendations may no longer be valid.
2 August 201612.00pm - 1.00pm
Conducted in collaboration with the Australian Twin Registry and linking to other project nodes at the Charles Perkins Centre, the Twin Research project node encourages the growth and development of twin research within the wider research community.
4 August 20168.00am - 5.30pm
3-day conference bringing together neonatal, obstetric, midwifery, maternal-fetal medicine, paediatric and gynaecology professionals, scientists, parents and others to learn from global leaders and each other about key advances and knowledge gaps.
10 August 20169.30am - 1.30pm
The Charles Perkins Centre "ecosystem" of interdisciplinary research using systems biology approaches provides a fertile environment in which to transform sleep research such that integrative solutions will emerge.
11 August 20166.00pm - 9.00pm
Join the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine and the Charles Perkins Centre for an evening with some of the world's leading health ambassadors, featuring Dr David Katz, President, American College of Lifestyle Medicine and Founding Director, Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Centre.
20 August 20169.00am - 5.00pm
Getting healthy before pregnancy: Managing obesity and diabetes before conception to optimise outcomes
This one-day workshop in preconception care will provide an overview of the latest evidence regarding optimisation of preconception health, particularly for women with diabetes, obesity and other medical conditions, and be taught by some of Australia's leading experts in this area.
1 November 20169.00am - 5.00pm
Governing Food Conference co-hosted by Sydney Law School and the Charles Perkins Centre, explores the role of law, regulation, and policy in promoting food security and safety, as well as in improving nutrition and preventing obesity and non-communicable diseases.
27 April 20179.00am - 5.00pm
SAVE THE DATE: 27-28 April 2017 for the 2nd Australian Biology of Ageing Conference to be held at the Charles Perkins Centre
12 August 2016 - Every day, until 19th Aug 20169.00am - 9.00pm
The second Sydney Science Festival comes to the University of Sydney again for National Science Week. Attend free talks and forums and see our scientists in a range of events all around the city.