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HVN Atutahi contestable funding in the news

HVN's contestable funding of the Atutahi Kiwi Kai Nelson lightly carbonated range of drinks using Aoteaora New Zealand native leaf (Horopito, Kumarahou and Kawakawa) recently featured in a Stuff online website article. HVN funded a $50,000 development grant, of...

Aroha Te Pareake Mead – Keynote Speaker for Foodomics 2021

We are privileged to have Aroha Te Pareake Mead confirmed as one of our Keynote Speakers for Foodomics 2021. Aroha Mead is an independent Māori researcher from Ngāti Awa and Ngāti Porou, specialising in Mātauranga Māori/indigenous knowledge, biocultural heritage,...

Infant Health – Clinical Trials Coordinator required

The Nutrition Department at the University of Auckland is looking for an experienced Clinical Trials Coordinator to manage an RCT in the Infant Health arm of the High-Value Nutrition Ko Ngā Kai Whai Painga National Science Challenge. With an imminent start date,...

HVN PhD candidate interviewed on RNZ Rural News

Listen to HVN PhD candidate Alex Kanon being interviewed on RNZ Rural News about his study, which examines the effects of green kiwifruit on sleep quality and the sleep-wake cycle in healthy males. The study has recently been awarded funding of $31,800 over 12...

Watch the latest in the HVN Science of Food webinar series

The Riddet Institute | 'Scanning the Horizons': Regulatory & Market Trends | May 2021. The world as we know it has changed dramatically over the past year and there are no signs that it is slowing down. In this seminar, Michelle Cubitt (Regulatory Consultant,...

Recruitment underway for IBS Study

Have you or a whānau member been diagnosed with constipation or constipation-predominant Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)? A HVN research team from the University of Otago, Christchurch, is currently conducting a research study based in Christchurch, which aims to...

One week left to catch the early-bird rate

There is just one week left to register for HVN’s Foodomics 2021 and catch the early-bird registration rate Register before Thursday 1 July, 2021. We have a high calibre of keynote speakers and presenters. There is also a poster competition, which is open to...