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Researcher: Street, S (Dr Steven Street)

Fields of Research

Exercise physiology
Health services and systems
Public health nutrition
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander public health and wellbeing
Sport and exercise nutrition
Infant and child health
Health promotion
Sports medicine
Aged health care
Obstetrics and gynaecology
Foetal development and medicine

Research Objectives

Other health
Preventive medicine
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Health related to ageing
Social structure and health
Allied health therapies (excl. mental health services)
Women's and maternal health
Clinical health
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Effects of n-3 fatty acids, EPA v. DHA, on depressive symptoms, quality of life, memory and executive function in older adults with mild cognitive impairment: a 6-month randomised controlled trial; The British Journal of Nutrition: an international journal of nutritional science
Epidemiology and determinants of type 2 diabetes in south Asia; The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology
Erythrocyte polyunsaturated fatty acid status, memory, cognition and mood in older adults with mild cognitive impairment and healthy controls; Prostaglandins, leukotrienes, and essential fatty acids
Exercise physiologists: essential players in interdisciplinary teams for noncommunicable chronic disease management; Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare
Gestational weight gain and postpartum weight retention in Tasmanian women: the baby-bod study; PLoS ONE
Getting Australia more active: challenges and opportunities for health promotion; Health promotion journal of Australia : official journal of Australian Association of Health Promotion Professionals
Interaction of erythrocyte eicosapentaenoic acid and physical activity predicts reduced risk of mild cognitive impairment; Aging and Mental Health
Let us talk about moving: Reframing the exercise and physical activity discussion; Current Problems in Cardiology
Novel approaches for the promotion of physical activity and exercise for prevention and management of type 2 diabetes; European Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Overweight and Obese Adolescent Girls: The Importance of Promoting Sensible Eating and Activity Behaviors from the Start of the Adolescent Period; International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Physical Activity and Development and Obesity; Current Obesity Reports
Physical Activity and Health: 'What is Old is New Again'; Advances in Food and Nutrition Research
Public health and health systems: implications for the prevention and management of type 2 diabetes in south Asia; The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology
Windows of opportunity for physical activity in the prevention of obesity

Research Projects

Mixed Longitudinal/Cross-Sectional Study of Body Composition of Infants from Birth to 6 Months from Diverse Ethnic Groups in Tasmania, Australia; Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF)

Research Candidate Supervision