Healthy Weight for Adults and Older Australians

Research Team Principal Consultants

Page last updated: 21 July 2011

Professor Adrian Bauman
Director,
NSW Centre for Physical Activity and Health
Co-Director,
NSW Centre for Overweight and Obesity
School of Public Health,
University of Sydney

Professor Louise Baur
Co-Director,
NSW Centre for Overweight and Obesity
Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health
University of Sydney

Professor Ian Caterson
Co-Director,
NSW Centre for Overweight and Obesity
Boden Professor of Human Nutrition
Head, School of Molecular and Microbial
Biosciences
University of Sydney
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Dr Tim Gill
Co-Director,
NSW Centre for Public Health Nutrition
University of Sydney
Regional Co-ordinator, Asia–Pacific,
International Obesity Task Force, Sydney
Executive Officer, Australasian Society for the
Study of Obesity, Sydney

Ms Marilyn Wise
Co-Director,
NSW Centre for Overweight and Obesity
Executive Officer,
Australian Centre for Health Promotion
University of Sydney

Professor Wendy Brown
Professor of Physical Activity and Health
School of Human Movement Studies
University of Queensland

Mr Ian Raymond
Director
Collaborative Centre for Aboriginal Health
Promotion
Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council,
Sydney

Professor David Lyle
Professor of Rural Health and
Head of Department
Department of Rural Health (Broken Hill)
University of Sydney
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Project management and coordination

Ms Lesley King
Executive Officer,
NSW Centre for Overweight and Obesity
Adjunct Senior Lecturer, School of Public Health
University of Sydney

Mr Philip Vita (up to July 2005)
Executive Officer
NSW Centre for Physical Activity and Health
University of Sydney


Key scientific personnel

Dr Louise Hardy
Postdoctoral Fellow,
NSW Centre for Overweight and Obesity

Dr Debra Hector
Research Officer
NSW Centre for Public Health Nutrition

Dr Angela Rigby
Research Officer
NSW Centre for Overweight and Obesity

Dr Gaynor Heading
Centre for Rural Health
Broken Hill