Primary & Secondary Prevention of Chronic Disease: Emerging Evidence

22 February 2013
Alfred Medical Research & Education Precinct (AMREP) Lecture Theatre
The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Melbourne, 3004

 

NOTE: The information provided in the presentations below is not to be reproduced or used without the author's express permission.

 

Primary prevention of chronic disease: addressing the risks across populations

Dr Lisa Studdert, Manager, Policy and Programs, Australian National Preventive Health Agency (ANPHA), ACT

 

Influence of Physical Activity & Sedentary Behaviour on Chronic Disease Management & Prevention

A/Prof David Dunstan, Head, Physical Activity, Baker IDI, VIC

 

The importance of oral health in the prevention of chronic disease

A/Prof Mina Borromeo, Convener Special Needs Dentistry, Melbourne Dental School, University of Melbourne, VIC

 

Free radicals, a key link between nutrition, lifestyle & disease

Dr Ross Grant, CEO,Australasian Research Institute, NSW

 

Mind-body therapies and Multiple Health Behaviour Change

Mr Philip Stevens, Clinical Yoga and Health Enhancement Program tutor and Academic Advisor, Dept of General Practice, Monash University, VIC

 

The impact of sleep on health

Prof Ron Grunstein, Professor of Sleep Medicine, Central Clinical School Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, The University of Sydney, NSW

 

Diet quality as a risk factor for depression and anxiety: new evidence for a preventative approach to the common mental disorders

A/Prof Felice Jacka, Principal Research Fellow, Deakin University School of Medicine, VIC

 

The applications and benefits of Mindfulness

Dr Craig Hassed, Senior Lecturer, Monash University Department of General Practice, VIC

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