Shaw Consulting worked with The School of Health and Human Performance, DCU to promote and deliver a one day conference to exchange knowledge and disseminate the latest research findings with regard to factors affecting physical activity, diet and sedentary behaviour.
The DEDIPAC Ireland Symposium took place in Dublin on September 7th, 2016 and brought together the two largest consortia representing diet and physical activity in Ireland to provides an integrated approach to lifestyle recommendations for public health policy.
The DEDIPAC (Determinants of Diet and Physical Activity) Knowledge Hub is a collaborative European project, in which Irish researchers play a pivotal role in defining and understanding dietary and activity factors that influence health. Irish research institutions include DCU, UL, UCC, UCD, and TCD .
This conference was supported by the Health Research Board.