Journal article

Bidirectional associations between overweight and health-related quality of life from 4-11 years: Longitudinal Study of Australian Children

PW Jansen, FK Mensah, S Clifford, JM Nicholson, M Wake

International Journal of Obesity | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2013

Grants

Awarded by Marie Cofund Action (Rubicon)


Awarded by NHMRC Population Health Career Development Award


Awarded by NHMRC Public Health Capacity Building Grant


Awarded by NHMRC Early Career Fellowship


Funding Acknowledgements

The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children is conducted in partnership between the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA), the Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) and the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The findings and views reported are those of the authors and should not be attributed to FaHCSIA, AIFS or the ABS. We thank all the parents and children for their continuing support and participation in the LSAC. PWJ was supported by the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO) and the Marie Cofund Action (Rubicon grant 446-11-010), and by the Ter Meulen Fund of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW). MW was supported by NHMRC Population Health Career Development Award 546405, and FKM by NHMRC Public Health Capacity Building Grant 436914 and NHMRC Early Career Fellowship 1037449. All research at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute is supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Program. This work also received support from the 'Parenting Australia's Children' research group at the Parenting Research Centre.