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In Spotlight: Professor Karen Campbell

In Spotlight: Professor Karen Campbell

ProfKCampbell |karen.campbell@deakin.edu.au I am a Professor of Population Nutrition within the Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition (IPAN) at Deakin University. With a background in dietetics and public health nutrition, I developed INfant Feeding, Active...

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In Spotlight: Professor Kylie Hesketh

In Spotlight: Professor Kylie Hesketh

KylieHesketh |kylie.hesketh@deakin.edu.au I am a Professor of Child Physical Activity and Public Health within the Institute of Physical Activity and Nutrition at Deakin University. I hold a Future Fellowship from the Australian Research Council. With training in...

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INFANT child health benefits extend to five years of age, new research finds

INFANT child health benefits extend to five years of age, new research finds

Researchers have examined the long-term outcomes of the INfant Feeding, Active play and NuTrition (INFANT), within Deakin’s Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition (IPAN), on children’s health behaviours. Positive health behaviours established during infancy can be maintained up to school age, says Deakin University child health expert, Professor Kylie Hesketh.

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In Spotlight: Dr Penny Love

In Spotlight: Dr Penny Love

I first joined the INfant Feeding, Active play and NuTrition (INFANT) team several years ago as a postdoctoral researcher. I’m now a Principal Investigator and part of the Implementation Group of the NHMRC Partnership Project – scaling up INFANT across Victoria.

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INFANT facilitator training opens to all Victorian MCHNs

INFANT facilitator training opens to all Victorian MCHNs

The Victorian Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is providing funding to the Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition (IPAN) at Deakin University to enhance implementation of INFANT across Victoria in 2021. Deakin University’s IPAN has developed the...

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A big congratulations to @INFANTprogram's very own @KylieHesketh. Kylie has been named a @aipolsci
Victorian Young Tall Poppy of 2021 for her research aiming to help parents give their young children healthier, happier lives. Read more ➡️ https://bit.ly/3zbDxVj

Meet our partner Sunraysia Community Health Service!

@INFANTprogram is supported by a diverse group of organisations, all dedicated to promoting early child health.

You can find all of our partners here ➡️ https://bit.ly/2UQXTVX

#community #partners #earlychildhood #health

Meet our partner City of Whittlesea @CityWhittlesea ! @INFANTprogram is supported by a diverse group of organisations, all dedicated to promoting early child health. You can find a list of all our partners here: https://bit.ly/2UQXTVX

#community #partners #earlychildhoodhealth

📢***New blog alert***
Baby-led weaning: an approach to introducing solids

Have you heard of Baby Led Weaning and interested to know more? You can learn about this approach here ➡️https://bit.ly/3yCxRTS

#babyledweaning #earlychildhood #health

📢September 2021 dates for @INFANTprogram implementation #training are fast approaching!

Our next training round will be held:
🗓️6 September - 1 October 2021

***Register now➡️ https://bit.ly/3jSWsjz

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