Steven Allender

Professor of Population Health, Director Global Obesity Centre, Deakin University
Steve leads an NHMRC Partnership grant targeting childhood obesity and co-leads an NHMRC Australian Centre for Research Excellence in Obesity Policy Research and Food Systems.

He receives lead investigator funding from a range of bodies.

Steve loves to keep active by surfing and running.

“Physical activity is an important component of a healthy lifestyle and an easy win for improving population health. Active Geelong is an ambitious project that will support a healthy lifestyle.”