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Niamh Clarke awarded best student poster presentation at the International Appearance Matters Conference

Mon, 25 June 18 10:40

Niamh Clarke, currently completing her MPsychSc with Dr. Amanda Fitzgerald on body image and dietary patterns in adolescence was awarded best student poster presentation at the International Appearance Matters Conference held in Bath in June hosted by the Centre for Appearance Research, UWE Bristol.
 
Niamh presented her research on 'Parental modeling of healthy eating and parental restriction of unhealthy foods: Effects on child body image and dietary patterns.' This research is part of a larger colloboration with Dr. Caroline Heary & Dr. Colette Kelly (National University of Ireland Galway) and Dr. Elizabeth Nixon (Trinity College Dublin).