Determinants of Diet and Physical Activity; Knowledge Hub to integrate and develop infrastructure for research across Europe (DEDIPAC KH)

Starting date
January 1, 2013
Duration (months)
Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences
Managers or local contacts
Lanza Massimo

The objective as formulated in the JPI (Joint Programming Initiative - A healthy diet for an healthy life) is “to understand the determinants, at both the individual and group levels, regarding dietary, physical activity and sedentary behaviours using a broad multidisciplinary approach, including biological, ecological, psychological, sociological, economic and other socio-economic perspectives, and their interrelationships and to translate this knowledge into a more effective promotion of a healthy diet and physical activity.”


Funds: assigned and managed by the department

Project participants

Massimo Lanza
Associate Professor


Research facilities