Satellite event refers to any activity which is independently organised, offered, and/or accredited by an organisation other than the Public Health Association of Australia or World Public Health Nutrition Association; and held before, or after the World Public Health Nutrition Congress 2020. Please note, satellite events are not part of the official Congress program.
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The below events are listed in date order.
Future directions for food environments monitoring through INFORMAS
Hosted By: University of Queensland
Date: Sunday 29 March 2019
Start Time: 9:00am
Finish Time: 5:00pm
Venue: Customs House, Brisbane
About the Event
INFORMAS was conceived in 2012 as an international network to measure and benchmark food environments. Currently about 45 countries are implementing INFORMAS modules. The structures and furture directions for INFORMAS need some revisions and this workshop of INFORMAS contributors will help to shape that future.
Members of the INFORMAS network
Only open to people affiliated with INFORMAS. To register/express interest in attending please email Gary Sacks at email@example.com
T: +61 0 403 491 205
The Future of Food and Nutrition Education in Schools Symposium
Food and nutrition education
Hosted By: Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Deakin University and
Queensalnd University of Technology
Date: Friday 3rd April 2020
Start Time: 9:30am
Finish Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Queensland University of Technology (Gardners Point)
About the Event
Today's children and young adults face many challenges including the promotion of poor foods and misinformation, the high prevalence of obesity and NCDs, micronutrient deficiencies in some groups, critically threatened ecosystems that underpin our food supply and losses of social connections associated with food practices. This symposium will discuss the ways schools can prepare their students and education authorities to meet these challenges in their lives. We invite health professionals, educators and school leaders with an interest in these areas to come to the Symposium.
School teachers, public health nutritionists and related professionals
$55 AUD per person
To register please click on the button below.
T: 03 9244 6743