Conferences and presentations archive


Invited keynote presentations


2013

  • Atatoa Carr, P. New Zealand Childcare Association: Te Tari Puna Ora o Aotearoa 50th Annual Conference, Wellington. Visioning our future through the eyes of the Growing Up in New Zealand cohort. July 2013
  • Morton SMB. What’s in a name? Describing a life course epidemiological approach in the context of a contemporary longitudinal study. Australasian Epidemiological Association Conference Annual Conference, Brisbane, Australia. October 2013
  • Morton SMB. Introducing the new generation of “kiwi kids” using evidence from GUiNZ. LSAC and LSIC Annual Conference, Melbourne, Australia. November 2013.
  • Morton SMB. Who are our vulnerable children? Insights from GUiNZ. Perinatal Society ASM, Wellington NZ. October 2013.

 

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Refereed conference proceedings


2013

  • Grant C, Morton S, Atatoa Carr P, Chen M-H. Does Healthcare Engagement during Pregnancy Improve Immunization Timeliness during Infancy? Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Washington DC 5th May 2013.
  • Morton SMB, Williams J, Nicholson J, Platt L. An international comparison of breastfeeding initiation and continuation. Growing Up in Ireland Annual Conference, Dublin, Ireland. November 2013.
  • Morton SMB. Methodological challenges in analysing longitudinal data – an example from the GUiNZ cohort. Biennial International DOHaD meeting, Singapore. November 2013.
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International conference presentations


2013

  • Atatoa Carr, P., Morton, SMB. The contemporary child care environment for infants: evidence from Growing Up in New Zealand. Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies International Conference: Growing Up and Growing Old: Health Transitions Throughout the Lifecourse. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 23rd – 25th September 2013
  • Atatoa Carr, P., Dornan, P., Williams, J. Improving the research/policy interface: the role of intermediary and brokerage agencies. Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies International Conference: Growing Up and Growing Old: Health Transitions Throughout the Lifecourse. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 23rd – 25th September 2013
  • Atatoa Carr, P., Morton, SMB. Policy Translation of a Life Course Approach to Health and Wellbeing: Evidence from Growing Up in New Zealand. Australasian Epidemiological Association Conference, Life Course Approach to Health and Wellbeing, 20-22 October 2013
  • Grant C. Toddler Nutrition Theory. The half time team talk. Pointers to nutritional success in the second half of the first 1000 day adventure. Children’s Nutrition Research Centre 2013 Symposium. Brisbane 16th October 2013, Sydney 18th October 2013
  • Grant C, Morton S, Atatoa Carr P, Chen M-H. Does Healthcare During Pregnancy Improve Immunisation Timeliness During Infancy? International Congress of Paediatrics, Melbourne 27th August 2013
  • Grant C, Morton S, Atatoa Carr P, Chen M-H. Does Healthcare Engagement during Pregnancy Improve Immunization Timeliness during Infancy? Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Washington DC 5th May 2013.
  • Morton, SMB., Atatoa Carr, P. Defining vulnerability using a pre‐birth contemporary child cohort. Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies International Conference: Growing Up and Growing Old: Health Transitions Throughout the Lifecourse. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 23rd – 25th September 2013

2012

  • Atatoa Carr P, Morton SM. ‘Inequalities begin before birth – evidence from Growing Up in New Zealand’ EUCCONET and Society for Longitudinal Studies Conference. Paris, France 25 October 2012
  • Morton SM. ‘How to tackle and improve health literacy particularly among disadvantaged groups in the prevention and management of non-communicable disease’. WUN Global Public Health Conference, UK, 19-23 May 2012.
  • Grant CC, Morton, SMB, Atatoa-Carr PE, Bandara DK. ‘Do Mother And Partner Sources Of Immunization Information During Pregnancy Differ?’ Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting. Boston May 1st 2012
  • Grant CC, Morton, SMB, Atatoa-Carr PE, Bandara DK. ‘What are the sources of information that encourage or discourage a pregnant women to immunize her future child?’ Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting. Boston 29th April 2012
  • Morton SM. ‘International comparisons of child development to understand social determinants of early life wellbeing’. Society for Longitudinal Studies Conference Paris, France, 29th -31st October 2012.
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National conference presentations


2013

  • Atatoa Carr, P. Influencing policy for the new generation: the experience of Growing Up in New Zealand. Population Association of New Zealand AGM. Population and Policy: Exploring the connections. June 2013
  • Atatoa Carr, P. Translating evidence through the lens of the Growing Up in New Zealand cohort. New Zealand Childcare Association: Te Tari Puna Ora o Aotearoa 50th Annual Conference, Wellington. July 2013
  • Grant C, Morton S, Atatoa Carr P, Chen M-H. Does Healthcare During Pregnancy Improve Immunisation Timeliness During Infancy? Paediatric Society of New Zealand Annual Scientific meeting, Dunedin 21st November 2013.

2012

  • Atatoa Carr P, Perese L, Morton S. ‘Growing Up in New Zealand’ Le Va Growing Pacific Solutions for Families conference, Auckland, 4th April 2012
  • Atatoa Carr P. ‘Learning from what works: evidence from Growing Up in New Zealand’ Annual Scientific Meeting of the New Zealand College of Population Health Medicine, Wellington. 19th October 2012
  • Grant CC, Morton SMB, Atatoa Carr PE, Chen X.  ‘The strongest immunisation intentions but the lowest coverage:  where does the responsibility lie?’  Paediatric Society of New Zealand Annual Scientific meeting, Palmerston North 22 November 2012.
  • Grant CC, Morton SMB, Atatoa Carr PE, Lee AC, Wall CR. ‘Too many left at risk by current folic acid supplementation use in New Zealand: evidence from Growing Up in New Zealand’. Paediatric Society of New Zealand Annual Scientific meeting, Palmerston North 22 November 2012.
  • Grant CC, Morton SMB, Atatoa Carr PE, Dinusha K. Bandara DK, Wall CR. ‘Breast feeding intentions and breastfeeding reality: evidence from Growing Up in New Zealand’. Paediatric Society of New Zealand Annual Scientific meeting, Palmerston North 22 November 2012.
  • Grant CC. ‘Growing Up in New Zealand New Zealand’s new birth cohort study’.  Centre for Brain Research, Auckland, 25th October 2012
  • Grant CC. ‘Growing Up in New Zealand: Update’.  Auckland Social Sector Leaders Group, Auckland, 14th August 2012
  • Grant CC. ‘Growing Up in New Zealand’. Immunisation Advisory Centre Professional Development day. Auckland, 24 May 2012
  • Morton, SM. Growing Up in New Zealand. Presented at New Zealand College of Population Health Medicine ASM. Wellington. 3-5 September 2012

2011

  • Grant CC. ‘Antenatal partner immunisation choices: Evidence from Growing Up in New Zealand’. Paediatric Society of New Zealand Annual Scientific meeting, Palmerston North, 24 November 2011.
  • Grant CC. ‘Antenatal Immunisation Decision Making: Evidence from Growing Up In New Zealand’.  7th National Immunisation Conference and National Immunisation Workshop 2011, 19 August 2011
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Other presentations


2013

  • Atatoa Carr, P. Kingi, Te Kani. Growing Up in New Zealand. Invited lecture for the Engine of the New New Zealand Series, Massey University, August 2013
  • Gerritsen, S.C., Poster at Australia and New Zealand Obesity Society (ANZOS) Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 17-19 October 2013.  Poster:  The Influence of Childcare on Pre-School Dietary habits and Body Size.
  • Gerritsen, S.C., “Kai Time in Early Childhood Education” to Auckland Nutrition Research Network, December 11, 2013.
  • Gerritsen, S.C., Poster at Gravida Symposium, Auckland, September 2013.  Poster:  The Influence of Childcare on Pre-School Dietary habits and Body Size. 
  • Gerritsen, S.C., 90 second Bus-stop presentation on “The Influence of Childcare on Pre-School Dietary habits and Body Size” at Gravida Symposium.  Awarded Highly commended for
  • Morton, S. M. B. "Introducing the new generation of kiwi-kids: evidence from Growing Up in New Zealand" to Life Education NZ - Trustees conference, May 4, 2013
  • Morton, S. M. B. “Parental leave and return to work: evidence from Growing Up in New Zealand” to Equity Office seminar, University of Auckland, 13 June 2013.
  • Morton, S. M. B.  "Introducing the new generation of kiwi-kids: evidence from Growing Up in New Zealand" to Life Education NZ - Trustees conference, May 4, 2013
  • Morton, S. M. B. LATE at the Museum Series “Zeus and Hera” - Panel discussion, May 2, 2013
  • Morton, S. M. B. “Introducing the new generation of kiwi kids” to Rotary Club of Downtown Auckland April 30, 2013
  • Morton, S. M. B.  “Growing Up in New Zealand – providing evidence to inform child health policy” to New Zealand Dental Therapists Association (NZDTA) March 21, 2013

2012

  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Presented at LENScience Pizza and Science Seminar Series. 25 July 2012
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand: Update. Presented to doctors, nurses and other health professionals at Starship Children's Hospital with real time audio-visual viewing by paediatric staff at hospitals throughout New Zealand. 13 June 2012
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand: Update. Presented to the Auckland District Health Board Child Health Stakeholder Advisory Group. 8 June 2012
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Presented at the Immunisation Advisory Centre Immunisation Professional Development Day. 24 May 2012
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand: Update. Presented to the Counties Manukau District Health Board Child Expert Advisory Group. 7 May 2012
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Presented to the Counties Manukau District Health Board B4SC team. 16 April 2012
  • Grant CC. A longitudinal approach to child health in New Zealand. Presented at the University of Auckland Centre for Continuing Education Child Health series. 3 April 2012

2011

  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. District Health Board B4SC Coordinators Workshop. 1 December 2011
  • Morton. S.M. Informal presentation to the Auckland Museum Institute's Cafe Scientifique “The new generation of New Zealanders – evidence from Growing Up in New Zealand“  Horse and Trap, Mt Eden, 26 October 2011 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=suc15EHqcX0
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Starship Children's Hospital Paediatric Intensive Care unit seminar series. 24 August 2011
  • Morton, S.M. Growing Up in New Zealand - Introducing the new generation. Presented at Remuera to specialist group of Psychologists, 8 August 2011.
  • Morton, S.M. Growing Up in New Zealand - Introducing the next generation. Presented at Dept. of Public Health, Wellington, 17 June 2011.
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand: Introducing the New Generation. Starship Children's Hospital. 11 May 2011
  • Grant CC. A longitudinal approach to communicable disease prevention. Launch of the Centre for Longitudinal Research - He Ara ki Mua, University of Auckland. 4 April 2011
  • Morton, S.M. Introduction to Growing Up in New Zealand - Presentation to Len Brown Mayor of Auckland. Presented at 4 March 2011.
  • Morton, S.M. Presentation on Growing Up in New Zealand to the Wayne Francis Trust in Christchurch NZ. Presented 16 February 2011.
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Parnell Rotary Club. 16 February 2011
  • Morton. S.M. Display at the Research Office Open Day - Celebrating Research Excellence. University of Auckland. 10 May 2011

2010

  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Puawaitahi. 9 February 2010

2009

  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Presented to the Counties Manukau District Health Board Operational Advisory Group. 7 November 2009
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Presented to the Waitemata District Health Board Stakeholder Advisory Group. 14 September 2009
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Presented to Hapai Te Hauora Tapui, Maori Public Health. 10 August 2009
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Presented at the National respiratory workshop. 23 July 2009
    Grant CC. Discovering what makes children happy and healthy. Presented at the Diagnostic Medlab community laboratories. 21 July 2009
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Presented to Counties Manukau District Health Board Well Child providers. 8 June 2009
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Presented at Procare: brainstorming session. 23 April 2009
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Presented to TaPasefika Pacific PHO. 22 April 2009
  • Grant CC. Growing Up in New Zealand. Presented to K'aute Pasifika. 16 April 2009
  • Grant CC. (2009). Growing Up in New Zealand. Waikato Hospital Grand Round. 15 April 2009
  • Grant CC. (2009). Growing Up in New Zealand. Procare: Clinical quality and education committee. 8 April 2009
  • Grant CC. (2009). Growing Up in New Zealand. Procare: Protube presentation. 31 March 2009
  • Grant CC. (2009). Growing Up in New Zealand. Tamaki Healthcare PHO. 30 March 2009
  • Grant CC. (2009). Growing Up in New Zealand. Waikato Pacific Providers. 9 March 2009
  • Grant CC. (2009). Growing Up in New Zealand. Mana Whenua. 2 March 2009
  • Grant CC. (2009). Growing Up in New Zealand. East Tamaki Healthcare Services Ltd. 12 February 2009
  • Grant CC. (2009). Discovering what makes children happy and healthy. Pathlab Waikato, PathLab Collection Unit Staff Meeting, Hamilton. 10 February 2009
  • Grant CC. (2009). Growing Up in New Zealand. Auckland District Health Board meeting. 4 February 2009
  • Grant CC. (2009). Growing Up in New Zealand. Auckland Primary Health Organisation. 19 January 2009
  • Grant CC. (2009). Growing Up in New Zealand. Healthstar Pacific Trust, Panmure. 16 January 2009

2008

  • Grant CC. (2008). Growing Up in New Zealand. Procare: the largest Auckland PHO. 3 December 2008
  • Grant CC. (2008). Growing Up in New Zealand. Langimalie Health Centre and Tongan Health Society. 1 December 2008
  • Grant CC. (2008). Discovering what makes children happy and healthy. Waikato District Health Board, clinical teaching session. 28 November 2008
  • Grant CC. (2008). Growing Up in New Zealand. Auckland District Health Board, Child Health Stakeholder Advisory Group. 27 November 2008
  • Grant CC. (2008). Growing Up in New Zealand. Counties Manukau District Health Board, Operational Advisory Group. 21 November 2008
  • Grant CC. (2008). Growing Up in New Zealand. Mana Wahine marae, Manurewa. 18 November 2008
  • Grant CC. (2008). Growing Up in New Zealand. Tamaki Healthcare PHO. 1 September 2008
  • Grant CC. (2008). Introducing a new NZ longitudinal study. Paediatrics Department, University of Auckland research meeting. 5 August 2008
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