Dear IAGers,


We would like to invite you to a national forum on healthy and sustainable food systems at the Australian National University on Tuesday, the 24th of November 2015.


This forum will lay out what can and needs to be done by consumers, food industry, government and the not for-

profit sectors to shape a healthy and sustainable food system for Australia based on empirical findings from two complementary

Australian Research Council funded environmental sustainability – nutrition

research projects: “FOODPRINT” and “SUSTAIN”.


Speakers and facilitators include:

Ms Susan Helyar, ACOSS ACT

Ms Melissa Cameron, Dairy Australia

Dr Lisa Studdert, First Assistant Secretary, Department of Health

Ms Genevieve Jacobs, ABC Radio

Prof Sharon Friel, RegNet, The Australian National University

Prof Mark Lawrence, Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research,

Deakin University


Please find flyer attached for more information. The forum is free to attend but registration required.

 Link to register is:


Best wishes,


Dr Sarah James

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Fellow of the Research School of Asia and the Pacific

Health Equity and Governance Group

Regulatory Institutions Network (RegNet)

College of Asia and the Pacific

H.C. Coombs Extension Building #8

Fellows Road

The Australian National University

Canberra, ACT, 2601


T: +61 2 6125 0324


Please note that I am in the office Tues, Wed and Fri.