CEDAR Bulletin Summer 2013 – out now

The summer 2013 edition of CEDAR Bulletin is out now. You can read it here, and sign up for future issues here. This issue includes: What shall we do about diet and physical activity?  Research and policy meeting, 9 October 2013 Help shape CEDAR’s research: lay member sought for advisory group Government announces investment and […]

CEDAR Bulletin 6 – August 2013

The latest news from the Centre for Diet and Activity Research                          > Sign up for future issues What shall we do about diet and physical activity?  Research and policy meeting, 9 October 2013 Help shape CEDAR’s research: lay member sought for advisory group Government announces investment and nationwide […]

CEDAR Bulletin 4 – January 2013

The latest news from the Centre for Diet and Activity Research                          > Sign up for future issuesIn this issue New Evidence Brief – Children’s diet and school ESRC Evidence Briefing – Supporting health and activity in schools Seminars: CANCELLATION 23 January and new seminar 27 February CEDAR contributes […]

CEDAR Bulletin 3 – November 2012

The latest news from the Centre for Diet and Activity Research                         > Sign up for future issuesIn this issue New Evidence Brief: School-based physical activity programmes Evidence Summaries for NICE and House of Lords Committees Online publications database and open access papers Supporting Evaluation of Complex Public Health Interventions CEDAR […]

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CEDAR Bulletin Spring/Summer 2012 – out now

The spring/summer 2012 edition of CEDAR Bulletin is out now. You can read it here, and sign up for future issues.This issue includes: CEDAR Evidence Briefing: supporting physical activity in schools Join us for a research translation conference New online publications database CEDAR – read all about us! Baby Milk Study gets NPRI funding Draft […]

Baby Milk Study – larger study seeks 700 babies

Following on from the successful pilot, the Baby Milk Study from CEDAR and the MRC Epidemiology Unit in Cambridge has been awarded a grant by the National Prevention Research Initiative to recruit 700 babies to the study.Researchers have been working with mothers and healthcare professionals to develop a feeding programme which aims to avoid excess […]

CEDAR Bulletin 1 – November 2011

This bulletin is to keep you up to date with the work of the Centre for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR). It is emailed to our academic, practice and policy partners. You can sign up for future Bulletins here. 1. What is CEDAR?The Centre for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR) is building understanding of the […]

Get active and learn about public health

The Institute of Public Health, which hosts CEDAR,  has created a great way to get active and learn about public health. They have teamed up with Stride Design, a Cambridge web design company, to create the guided walk revealing 800 years and death and disease in Cambridge. It’s an unusual topic, but one that tells […]

Interventions to promote cycling – a systematic review

Community-wide promotional activities, improving cycle routes and targeted marketing to households all have the potential to increase cycling in the population, finds a study published by the British Medical Journal on 19 October. This could make a valuable contribution to improving public health.There is a strong case for promoting cycling on health grounds, write Lin […]