Dr Susan Furber


Dr Susan Furber is the Research and Evaluation Manager of the Health Promotion Service of the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District. She researches text message intervention for people with type 2 diabetes, home based exercise program for people 65 years…

Associate Professor Thomas Astell-Burt


Professorial Fellow Thomas Astell-Burt is Co-director of PowerLab — Population Wellbeing and Environment Research Lab at UOW. His research focus is diabetes prevention and care, as well as population, wellbeing and environmental studies using quantitative approaches.

Associate Professor Karen Charlton


Professor Karen Charlton works in the Smart Food Centre at UOW, focusing on nutrition, cognition, blood pressure. IHMRI affiliated team members include PhD candidates Ezinne Igwe, Vinicius de Rosario, Bethany Stanicic, Henieh Moshtaghian, Catherine Lucas, Elia Menyanu and Alison Host.

Dr Jessica Nealon


Dr Jessica Nealon works in UOW's School of Medicine. Her research focus is lipid metabolism, mental health and community consultation/implementation science. Her research team includes Research Assistant Ezinne Igwe, PhD candidate JoAnn Seng and Honours student Mary-Ann Hernandez.

Associate Professor Karen Walton


Associate Professor Karen Walton works in the Smart Food Centre at UOW, focusing on nutrition support for older adults, food service systems, as well as cognition and mental health. Her research team includes PhD candidates Priya Iyer, Emily Hazzard, Kay…

Associate Professor Marijka Batterham


Professorial Fellow Marijka Batterham works in the School of Mathematics and Applied Statistics at UOW. Her research focuses on biostatistics, nutrition and clinical trials.

Dr Anne Maree Parrish


Dr Anne-Maree Parrish works in UOW's School of Health and Society. Her research focus is physical activity in children and adolescents, sedentary behaviour in children and adolescents and chronic disease prevention. Her IHMRI research team includes PhD candidates Katharina Kariippanon…

Dr Gökhan Tolun


Dr Gökhan Tolun works in UOW's School of Chemistry and Molecular Bioscience, Molecular Horizons. His research focus is genomic maintenance, molecular imaging (electron microscopy) and structural biology (cryo-EM). His IHMRI research team includes Honours student, Timothy O-Shea.

Dr Monique Francois


Dr Monique Francois works in the School of Medicine at UOW. Her research interests are exercise and nutrition intervention, exercise physiology and metabolism, type 2 diabetes and obesity.

Dr Megan Hammersley


Dr Megan Hammersley is an Associate Research Fellow within UOW's Early Start. Her research interests are childhood obesity prevention, child nutrition and child movement behaviours. Her research team includes PhD candidates Linda Elbayeh and Erin Kerr.