PLEASE KEEP: This is a reference list for several University experts and their availability during the New Year period.
PREPARING FOR SCHOOL:
Associate Professor Linda Newman can comment on early childhood education and preparing children for school. Contact: Associate Professor Linda Newman on 0414 376 072. Available after January 17.
EXERCISE AND HEALTH:
Dr David Lubans can comment on physical activity and physical fitness in relation to the prevention and treatment of obesity. Contact: Dr David Lubans on 0406 627 011. Available every day except Christmas Day.
Professor Clare Collins can comment on research relating to diet, nutrition, obesity and paediatrics. Contact: Claire Collins through Kate Robinson on 0408 115 467. Available until 24 December 2010 and after 2 January 2011.
SKIN CANCER/ MELANOMA:
Associate Professor Xu Dong Zhang can comment on his research into melanomas and other skin cancers. Contact: Associate Professor Xu Dong Zhang on 0422 621 827. Available until 23 December and after 5 January 2011.
Mr Martin Babakhan can comment on meteorology, extreme weather conditions, climate and satellite technology. Contact: Mr Martin Babakhan on 0418 146 160. Available every day except Christmas Day.
Dr David Powter can comment on shark behaviour and migration, in particular the Port Jackson shark. Contact: David Powter on 0418 248 823. Available after 28 December.