Dr Matthew Haren

University of South Australia

Matt’s research focuses on health and wellbeing issues that are considered important by regional communities. Working with communities to address these issues, Matt concentrates on aspects of health and wellbeing related to obesity and ageing.

Matt researches ways to address factors that impact on obesity and ageing, including social conditions, natural and built environments, employment, and personal behaviours. Developing strong partnerships with rural and regional communities is an integral part of Matt’s research.