Date: Monday 26th June, 2017
Venue: University of Auckland, School of
Official Opening: Dr Lester Levy CNZM Chair
Auckland DHBs, Auckland Transport
Keynote 1 - Professor Richard Johnson Why are
sugary drinks harmful?
Keynote 2 - Dr Jennifer Falbe The Berkley
Sugary Drink Tax
This is a symposium that will look at:
- Why sugary drinks are harmful to health and well-being
- Profile initiatives that have been used to reduce and/or
displace sugar drink intake
- Look specifically at a Sugary Drink Tax for New Zealand
- Hold a Political Panel discussion on a Sugary Drink
Find out more here.