Dr Natalia Lawrence
Senior Lecturer (in Translational Medicine)

External responsibilities

Media Coverage

My research on factors driving snacking behaviour and how to control it has been featured widely in the media e.g. www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2177721/

My research on interventions to help reduce snacking behaviour has also been widely reported, e.g.

http://news.sky.com/story/1508599/online-training-game-may-help-fight-obesity

www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-33272417

www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3151275/Can-train-brain-lose-weight-Play-online-game-claims-help-shed-0-7kg-ONE-WEEK.html

I have also conducted BBC radio and web interviews on these topics.

Other

I am actively involved in developing science-engagement with policy-makers. With colleagues from across GW4 I am developing a UK Evidence Information Service, with funding support from the Catalyst (public engagement) grant, the University of Exeter and GW4. For more information please see:

www.theguardian.com/science/2014/mar/18/research-scientific-evidence-information-service-politicians-eis

www.theguardian.com/science/blog/2014/mar/18/evidence-information-service-uk-politicians

www.theguardian.com/science/blog/2015/may/06/citizen-science-in-action-can-we-forge-a-smarter-democracy

http://gw4.ac.uk/project/the-evidence-information-service-promoting-gw4-research-on-evidence-based-policy/

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