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    "We can’t use the same tools to measure effectiveness of digital health apps as we do for a new cancer drug or medical device that prevents strokes. We need to think differently" says Measuring effectiveness of

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  2. Jan 20

    Too true- a 5-year RCT is difficult to conduct in digital health research

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  3. Jan 17

    Explore the 21st century's most pressing research opportunities at the 2019 Research Excellence Summit: Asia-Pacific at Sydney. .

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  4. Jan 17

    : Explore the 21st century's most pressing research opportunities at the 2019 Research Excellence Summit: Asia-Pacific at Sydney. .

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  6. Jan 17

    Measuring the effectiveness of digital health - 'gold standard'​ vs reality How do we balance rigour with cost, speed and simplicity?

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  7. Jan 19

    Great article by ! Outlining the challenges in evaluating and implementing digital health interventions!

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  8. Jan 18

    I am very happy to be working with the to spread awareness of sepsis all over the US (and World!)☺️❤️

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  9. How much is preventing a heart attack worth? Prof. Tom Marwick says wider access to a new class of drugs for high risk Aussies could prevent people having a second heart attack or stroke via

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  10. Jan 19

    Only two days left for discounted early-bird registration to attend 2019... Register here: . See you in Melbourne! 🇦🇺

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  11. Jan 18
    Replying to and

    My main concern is that with every nonsense non scientific rumour that goes around, the impact on real scientific research is set back by decades of honest work and good research. Not to mention the doors that are closed on innovative research because of someone's whims

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  12. Jan 18

    Fantastic to see supporting our efforts for a healthier world - through better . Time to get EVERYONE into the kitchen!

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  13. 12 Nov 2018

    'Swapping to a reduced salt version of soy sauce is a simple switch that can make a big difference to your salt intake' - Jenny Reimers

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  14. Jan 17

    How far are we from an Affordable Dialysis technology?

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  15. Jan 16

    If we are serious about ending AND addressing , we must look to our food systems. The food we produce, process, transport, consume and waste. We can do this! v

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  16. Jan 17

    "My research on chronic diseases draws on UK Biobank e.g. using genetic data & imaging-based phenotyping of body composition to improve causal inference about associations between exposure & disease outcomes." Meet our Dr Dexter Canoy:

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  17. Jan 14

    The tip of the iceberg? 🥬 If you’re sitting in inner Sydney thinking climate change won’t impact your food security, think again. Spotted in Redfern Woolworths yesterday

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  18. Jan 16

    Today is the day! After 3 years of research, the EAT-Lancet Commission on Food, Planet, Health is finally launching. It will be published today at 11.30pm GMT. To read more visit

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  19. Jan 16

    Feeding a population of 10 billion people by 2050 with a healthy & sustainable diet will be impossible without transforming eating habits, improving food production & reducing food waste—new Commission

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  20. Jan 16

    Proud to have penned this piece. Huge thanks to for speaking to me and sharing his knowledge, and to for the opportunity.

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