COMPaRE-PHC was funded from 1 July 2012 to 30 June 2016.

This website now operates as a record of COMPaRE-PHC people, activities and achievements.  

Aim 

The Centre for Obesity Management and Prevention Research Excellence in Primary Health Care (COMPaRE-PHC) aimed to inform primary health care policy and practice in the prevention and management of obesity in disadvantaged populations across Australia.

Publications

Year:
2014
Author:
Taki, S Russell, G Elliott, R Laws, R Azadi, L Campbell, K Denney-Wilson, E
Stream:
Stream 1 Families with young children
International Conference on Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture: Biocultural, Relational and Spatial Perspectives, Sydney
Year:
2013
Author:
Mark Harris
Stream:
Stream 2 Disadvantaged populations
North American Primary Care Research Group Meeting (NAPCRG) Annual Meeting, Ottawa, 10 November 2013 
Year:
2015
Author:
Elizabeth Denney-Wilson, Growing healthy team
Stream:
Stream 1 Families with young children
Tresilian Annual Conference, Sydney, 27 November 

COMPaRE-PHC TOPIC SUMMARY

Author:
Professor Mark Harris and Dr. Catherine Spooner
Written by Professor Mark Harris, Director of COMPaRE-PHC, and Dr. Catherine Spooner, Coordinator of COMPaRE-PHC
Author:
Alice Gibson and Professor Ian Caterson
Written by Alice Gibson and Professor Ian Caterson, COMPaRE investigator and Foundation Director of the Boden Institute of Obesity Nutrition Exercise and Eating Disorders and Boden Professor of Human Nutrition at the University of Sydney.
Author:
Associate Professor Rachael Taylor
Telling parents that their young child is overweight: The role of motivational interviewing

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