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Pump-priming Opportunity

23 October, 2020

The GENIUS School Food Network are now accepting pump-priming award applications for small scale research projects.

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Job Opportunity

7 October, 2020

Newcastle University Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Public Health Nutrition Closing Date: 6 November 2020

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Come dine with me! School mealtime and ‘social learning'

BLOG | 9 September, 2020

Many schools see pupil mealtime as an opportunity for useful social interaction – as well as nutrition.

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Help with a study exploring school food and funding mechanisms

26 August, 2020

GENIUS has linked in with a study that seeks to explore how to simplify school food policy and funding mechanisms, Find out how you can help here!

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Useful Webinars

23 July, 2020

During lockdown there have been many interesting webinars and discussions on School Food, expand below to catch up on any you may have missed.


UKSBM Special Interest Group Children’s lifestyle behaviours, wellbeing and health

16 July, 2020

We are delighted to announce the successful application to form this UKSBM Special Interest Group which will focus on behavioural medicine research exploring the complex relationship between children’s lifestyle behaviours, wellbeing and health.


The CONTRAST study

5 June, 2020

New study launched to explore the impact of Covid-19 restrictions on the lives of children aged 11-15 years Title: Short and long term impacts of Covid-19 on Older childreN's healTh-Related behAviours, learning and wellbeing STudy


Lockdown lunches

BLOG | 9 June, 2020

Written by Dr Laura Johnson and Dr Zoi Toumpakari Family life has been transformed by lockdown. Since schools closed on 23rd March many families have had to create classrooms at home and juggle home-schooling with home working

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19 March, 2020

Thursday 9th April 2020, Queen’s University Belfast. Due to the impact of Covid 19 this workshop was cancelled, we hope to hold the event when it is safe to do so.

The GENIUS Network at UKSBM

The GENIUS Network present UKSBM symposium

16 January, 2020

The UK Society for Behavioural Medicine 15th Annual Scientific Meeting 2020

The GENIUS Network at FENS2019

The GENIUS Network at FENS2019

The GENIUS Network present at the Federation of European Nutrition Societies (FENS) in October 2019.

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