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Victorian Womens Health Atlas

Serving Up Inequality: Women Food and Health Promotion

A workshop about women, food and health promotion

Online registration now open!

About this workshop:

This full-day workshop explores how gender and gender inequality impact women’s health and their relationship to food. The workshop navigates the complexities of health messaging, body image, and the expectations around of women’s role with food and nutrition. The workshop explores the controversy that exists in public health and health promotion around the approach and key messages that should be adopted in relation to food-related behaviours and body size to promote ‘health’ and prevent illness for women.

The workshop covers:

Who should attend?

This workshop is designed for professionals or students working in a range of areas including health promotion, mental health, nutrition, social policy, community development, health and support services, women’s health, community health and local and state government.

Workshop facilitators:

Workshop dates

Thursday 14 June 2018


10.00am – 4.00pm


Women’s Health Victoria, Level 8, 255 Bourke St, Melbourne


$220 (full) $154 (student/unemployed)

Online registration through Eventbrite

For enquiries, please email or call us on 03 9664 9300

Download the workshop flyer: Serving Up Inequality Workshop_flyer_March_2018