Aim

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

Publications

Year:
2015
Author:
Kyoung Kon Kim, Lin-Lee Yeong, Ian D Caterson and Mark F Harris
Stream:
Stream 3 Implementation of obesity guidelines in PHC
Background Referral for both lifestyle and surgical interventions are recommended as part of the clinical management of obesity in general practice. However, current practice falls short of this.
Year:
2014
Author:
Elizabeth Denney-Wilson, Rachel Laws, Sarah Taki, Georgina Russell, Rosalind Elliott, Leva Azadi, Karen Campbell
Stream:
Stream 1 Families with young children
Poster presented at Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting, 16-18th October 2014 Background
Year:
2014
Author:
Mark Harris
Stream:
Stream 3 Implementation of obesity guidelines in PHC
Presented at The Sydney General Practitioner Conference & Exhibition, 23-25 May 2014 Abstract

COMPaRE TOPIC SUMMARY

Author:
Professor Mark Harris and Dr. Catherine Spooner
A COMPaRE-PHC Topic Summary 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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