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TEXT4HEART RESEARCHER WINS THE YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD AT CSANZ 2015

Congratulations to NIHI's Leila Pfaeffli who won the Young Investigators award at the annual meeting of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand last week.

NIHI features at Celebrating Research Excellence event at the University of Auckland.

NIHI staff at CRE event

A handful of NIHI's projects were on show at this annual university event held on May 4th to showcase excellence in research across the University. Representing NIHI at the event were, from left to right, Karen Carter (Operations Leader,) Jonathan Rastorn (PhD student), Prof Chris Bullen (Director) and Dr Helen Eyles (Research Fellow)

NIHI Director at Kuala Lumpur Addiction Conference

Kuala Lumpur Addiction Conference

NIHI Director Prof Chris Bullen and Addictions Research programme leader Associate Professor Natalie Walker with Malaysian colleagues at the recent KL Nicotine Addiction Conference held in Kuala Lumpur in late April.  

New publication on the Virtual Supermarket

Using a Virtual Supermarket to measure food purchase behaviour: A validation study

Wilma E Waterlander, Yannan Jiang, Ingrid HM Steenhuis, Cliona Ni Mhurchu 

Published in Journal of Medical and Internet Research (JMIR) 28th April 2015

Mobile phone-based diabetes self-management pilot study leads to pioneering trial

NIHI researchers and clinicians recently teamed up to investigate a tailored text message-based diabetes support intervention called SMS4BG - Self-Management Support for Blood Glucose.

Systems Science Approaches for Obesity Prevention

To understand the potential of systems sciences to contribute to obesity prevention research and action and to identify key research questions for systems science and obesity prevention in the New Zealand context.

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