NESI is the Network of Early Career Researchers and Students of ISBNPA, the leading voice in behavioral nutrition and physical activity science. NESI was founded in 2016 and our mission is to promote, stimulate and advocate the work and research of early career researchers and students in the area of behavioral nutrition and physical activity.

Student & ECR Spotlight – Meet Erika Ikeda, a postdoctoral fellow researching school-based physical activity promotion in children and young people

Please tell us about your career pathway to date (positions and institutes). My journey as a physical activity researcher started in Japan where I trained as a physical education teacher…

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Student & ECR Spotlight – Sam Cassar’s PhD research aims to understand the scale-up and implementation of a school-based physical activity intervention

Please tell us about your career pathway to date (positions and institutes). I am a final-year PhD candidate at Deakin University’s Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition (IPAN) in Melbourne,…

Continue Reading Student & ECR Spotlight – Sam Cassar’s PhD research aims to understand the scale-up and implementation of a school-based physical activity intervention