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Special medal for A Better Start’s Director

Professor Wayne Cutfield, an internationally recognised paediatric endocrinologist and the Director of A Better Start National Science Challenge, has been awarded the prestigious Howard Williams Medal 2022. The medal is awarded by the Paediatrics and Child Health...

UPCOMING WEBINAR: Watch Me Grow

When: Wednesday November 17 at 12.30pm REGISTER HERE to book your free place and receive the Zoom link. A Better Start E Tipu e Rea National Science Challenge and Whānau Āwhina Plunket invite you to a free webinar looking at the latest research on infant growth on...

EXPERT OPINION: Are free school lunches a good investment?

by Professor Boyd Swinburn, Professor of Population Nutrition and Global Health, School of Population Health, University of Auckland Stories of children going to school on empty stomachs with no lunches in their school bags hit us hard. There is a desperate...

Read our October newsletter

Say hello to our latest newsletter! Read it HERE Watch our latest webinars on Children and the Covid-19 Vaccine, and Sudden Unexplained Death in Infancy (SUDI); find out how Delta is affecting NZ children; register for our upcoming webinar on the impact of Covid-19...