[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/1134075]
Brief description The current proposal explores the time of introduction of sugary foods/drinks, their longitudinal trajectory pattern, and their relationship to dental decay and overweight and/or obesity in disadvantaged Australian preschool children (from birth to age 3 years). It uses advanced research methods such as systematic reviews, longitudinal trajectory statistical analysis and structural equation modelling analysis.
Funding Amount $AUD 88,100.52
Funding Scheme Postgraduate Scholarships
Public Health Postgraduate Scholarship