INSTRUMENTs AND INSTITUTIONs INTERVIEWS

The instruments by which we estimate obesity, bodies, food and physical activity are often taken for granted, and the institutions that contribute to our understandings of obesity and its drivers often sit in the background, but have their own histories and reasons for being. These interviews shed light on both.

 AUSTRALIAN SENATE INQUIRY INTO OBESITY 2018

Megan Warin

University of Adelaide
 

Listen Here (Recorded Fall 2018; Interview led by Stanley Ulijaszek)

 FOOD, COMMENSALITY, AND THE SODA TAX

Marion Nestle and Claude Fischler 

NYU Steinhardt School, New York; CNRS Paris

Listen Here (Recorded Spring 2018; In conversation with Stanley Ulijaszek)

 WHaT'S NEXT? THE NATIONAL OBESITY OBSERVATORY

Harry Rutter

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Listen Here (Recorded Spring 2016; Interview led by Caroline Potter)

 CLOTHES, SIZING AND OBESITY 

Maciej Henneberg

University of Adelaide
 

Listen Here (Recorded Winter 2014; Interview led by Stanley Ulijaszek)

 ThE BODY MASS INDEX IN OBESITY REPoRTING 

Philip James

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Listen Here (Recorded Fall 2016; Interview led by Stanley Ulijaszek)

 THE FUTURE OF BREAD

Andrew Ross

Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon

Listen Here (Recorded Summer 2018; Interview led by Stanley Ulijaszek)

 EVOLVING HUMAN NUTRITION

Stanley Ulijaszek

University of Oxford

Listen Here (Recorded Summer 2014; Interview led by Robyn Williams, Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

 Family interventions for childhood obesity

Paulina Nowicka

Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm

Listen Here (Recorded Fall 2015; Interview led by Stanley Ulijaszek)

 CHILDHOOD OBESITY IN PORTUGAL

Cristina Padez

University of Coimbra

Listen Here (Recorded Winter 2017; Interview led by Stanley Ulijaszek)

 MALAYSIAN FOOD BAROMETER

Elise Mognard

Taylor's University, Kuala Lumpur
 

Listen Here (Recorded Spring 2016; Interview led by Stanley Ulijaszek)

SUGAR, METABOLISMS AND TAXATION

Michael Goran

University of Southern California, Los Angeles


 

Listen Here (Recorded Fall 2015; Interview led by Stanley Ulijaszek)

 BARIATRIC SURGERY IN CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENCE

Claude Marcus 

Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm


 

Listen Here (Recorded Fall 2015; Interview led by Stanley Ulijaszek)

 BROWN ADIPOSE TISSUE, ENERGY BALANCE AND OBESITY

Michael Symonds

University of Nottingham

Listen Here (Recorded Fall 2015; Interview led by Stanley Ulijaszek)

 THE UK FOOD NETWORKS RESPONSIBILITY DEAL

Susan Jebb

University of Oxford

Listen Here (Recorded Summer 2016; Interview led by Stanley Ulijaszek)

 IS OBESITY A DISEASE?

Paul Griffiths

University of Sydney
 

Listen Here (Recorded Winter 2014; Interview led by Stanley Ulijaszek)