[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/1019980]
Prof Leon Straker
Brief description Technology is changing the lives of Australians. We need to understand the impact on health to gain the benefits with minimal harm. This fellowship will support a program of internationally leading research drawing together ergonomics, physiotherapy and physical activity expertise. Example projects include the impact of electronic games on children’s activity, walking workstations to increase physical activity of office workers and a family-based program for overweight adolescents.
Funding Amount $AUD 611,574.53
Funding Scheme Research Fellowships