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Sustainable prevention of
obesity through integrated strategies
Gill Cowburn works as a Senior Researcher and joint Programme Leader for Diet and Nutrition at the BHF HPRG at the UOXF. Gill is a Registered Public Health Nutritionist with a particular research interest in structural and environmental influences on dietary behaviour and in the prevention of obesity. Her current and recent work includes: mapping of obesity prevention research to support national policy makers, assessments of the options for Local Authorities to use the regulatory environment to prevent obesity, mapping and analysis of national plans, policies and measures impacting on cardiovascular health promotion and cardiovascular disease prevention across Europe (EuroHeart). She has also acted as an expert reviewer for the European Commission for studies funded under FP6 and FP7.
Personal webpage: http://www.publichealth.ox.ac.uk/bhfhprg/staff/gill-cowburn