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Victorian Womens Health Atlas

Serving Up Inequality: Women Food and Health Promotion

Workshop information

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 dates

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Content Reviewed: 13 February 2019
Last Updated: 13 February 2019