Dr José Derraik of the Liggins Institute at the University of Auckland has been awarded the NZ-China Non-Communicable Diseases Research Collaboration Centre emerging researcher travel fellowship.
New Zealand’s four-year-olds are resisting the tide towards rising obesity, according to research funded by A Better Start, one of the country’s national science challenges.
Director Wayne Cutfield thanks workshop participants and presents summary of feedback.
Science and Innovation Minister Hon Paul Goldsmith launched Diabesity Symposium: How can we make a difference? at Auckland City Hospital.
A multi-million dollar funding pool to foster research that delivers tangible benefits to New Zealand children and their families was launched today.