Nutritious Tools: Open access education and digital repository for early childhood nutrition

Australian Government Department of Health

Project members

Researcher: Prof Helen Truby

Funding Body: Australian Government Department of Health: Public Health and Chronic Disease Program - Early Childhood Nutrition

Years: 2021-2024

Summary:

This project will co-create, generate and disseminate a suite of tools that support early childhood nutrition education, for

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people;
  • Culturally and linguistically diverse groups, and
  • Those living in disadvantaged home settings.

These tools will be curated into appropriate resources/approach for developmental stage (0-12months, 1-3yrs and 3-5yrs), and will freely be available via a web-hosted ‘Toolbox’.

More information on the project here.

Professor Helen Truby

Professor &Chair in Human Nutrition
School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences

Dr Clare Dix

Lecturer in Nutrition and Dietetics
School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences

Dr Jacki Walker

Lecturer in Nutrition and Dietetics
School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences