GlobeLife Seminar - Lived experiences informing food policy

  • Date: –16:30
  • Location: Zoom
  • Lecturer: Professor Corinna Hawkes, Keynote speaker, is Director, Centre for Food Policy at City, University of London
  • Website
  • Organiser: GlobeLife
  • Contact person: Meena Daivadanam
  • Seminarium

Warmly welcome to the next GlobeLife seminar titled:
"Lived experiences informing food policy”, on Monday September 20th, 2.00 - 4.30 pm
The seminar is jointly organized by Meena Daivadanam, Uppsala University, and
Marks Spires, Centre for Food Policy, University of London.

Warmly welcome to the next GlobeLife seminar titled:

"Lived experiences informing food policy”, on Monday September 20th, 2.00 - 4.30 pm

The seminar is jointly organized by Meena Daivadanam, Uppsala University, and

Marks SpiresCentre for Food Policy, University of London.

Zoom link: https://uu-se.zoom.us/j/63689592871

The program will include presentations and panel discussions by the following presenters and time for discussions and questions to the presenters and the panelists.

Speakers:

Professor Corinna HawkesKeynote speaker, is Director, Centre for Food Policy at City, University of London. She is also Distinguished Fellow at the George Institute for Global Health and Vice Chair of London's Child Obesity Taskforce. She has over 20 years’ experience of working with UN agencies, national and city governments, NGOs, think tanks and academia to support the design of more effective action throughout the food system to improve diets. Her work is concerned with all forms of diet-related health and, malnutrition with a recent specific focus on lived experiences in relation to this.

Expert Panelists: 

Nevin Cohen, Associate Professor, CUNY School of Public Health & Research Director, CUNY Urban Food Policy Institute, New York

Stefan Swartling Peterson, Professor, Global Transformation for Health, Karolinska Institutet 

Amos Laar, Assoc. Prof, University of Ghana

Student Panelists: 

Jess Brock, Doctoral student, Centre for Food Policy, City, University of London

Sara Ghanem, Master student (Global Health), Uppsala University

Luke Sheeran-Purcell, Karolinska Institutet

Aravinda Berggreen-Clausen, Doctoral student, Uppsala University

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