Thriving in adversity: disadvantaged children performing well in school

Chief Investigator: Dr Catherine Chittleborough Research Area: Improving children’s mental health and the impact of developmental disorders.Community Based Study Funding Amount: $ 72,164 Recipient: The University of Adelaide Overview: Australian Early Development

Lactation as a window of opportunity for reversing cardiometabolic programming

Chief Investigator: Associate Professor Beverly Muhlhausler Research Area: Reducing childhood obesity and its impactBasic Science Funding Amount: $ 75,000 Recipient: The University of Adelaide Overview: Being exposed to maternal high-fat and high-sugar

Impact of overweight on cardiovascular risk in children with type 1 diabetes: a longitudinal study of 5000 Australian children with type 1 diabetes

Chief Investigator: Professor Jenny Couper Funding Amount: $75,000 Recipient: University of Adelaide Overview: Heart and blood vessel disease is the most common serious adult complication of childhood diabetes. About 1/3