HRI Seminar Series: Professor Ivan Perry - 27 April 2016

Professor Ivan Perry, University College Cork

The HRI are delighted to welcome Professor Ivan Perry from University College Cork who will open our 2016 seminar series on Wednesday 27th April 2016, 12.45pm, in LERO ROOM T3-013, Tierney Building with his presentation entitled:

“Obesity: A public health perspective on behaviour change”.

Professor Ivan Perry is Professor of Public health and Principal Investigator for the HRB centre for diet and health research. He has served on the national Steering groups for both the Irish Longitudinal Study of Ageing (TILDA) and the Growing up in Ireland (GUI) Children’s cohort study. His research has focused on public health nutrition, and he has published extensively on diet and the risk of obesity, cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes, with over 200 peer reviewed journal publications and over 10,000 journal citations.

All are welcome to attend