Luke Wolfenden | World Obesity Federation

Luke Wolfenden

Luke Wolfenden is an implementation scientist. In 2013 he commenced an National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Fellowship at the University of Newcastle, Australia. He has worked with internationally recognised institutions such as the UK Cochrane Centre and was an invited visiting Fellow at the World Health Organization (WHO). He is a member of the Knowledge Translation & Implementation Group with the Campbell Collaboration, a member of the governing council for the International Society of Behavioral Medicine, and has received a number of national and international awards for research translation and impact. He currently leads an integrated team of public health academics and practitioners to trial strategies to increase the implementation of evidence obesity prevention practices by organisations in the community.