Ultimo Science Festival

12–22 September 2013

Monday 16 September, be seated by 5pm sharp (5.30pm live to air)
Powerhouse Museum, 500 Harris St, Ultimo
Free, bookings essential
Recommended for adults

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ABC Radio National Live broadcast of ‘The Health Report’ with Dr Norman Swan

Join the audience for ABC’s popular program ‘The Health Report’ presented and broadcast live with host Dr Norman Swan.

Forum: The Lifestyle Challenge

  • Feeling the need for a new lifestyle?
  • Wondering about the Five by Two diet?
  • Is interval training all it’s cracked up to be?
  • And how do you shift your mindset so you’re able to live healthier?

The Health Report comes to you from the Powerhouse Museum with a live audience with three leaders in Exercise, Nutrition and Psychology:

Professor Peter Clifton, co-author of the CSIRO Diet

Professor Bronwyn Kingwell, an internationally recognised exercise researcher at  the Baker IDI Institute in Melbourne

Professor Prasuna Reddy, a psychologist and researcher from the University of Newcastle.


Dr Norman Swan is a multi-award winning producer and broadcaster, and producer and presenter of the Health Report .

Dr Swan has won several Walkley Awards, Australia’s top prize for Science Journalism, the Michael Daly Award and has consulted for the World Health Organisation in Geneva.

Dr Swan also appears on local ABC radio and presents the popular Health Minutes on ABC News Radio each week. He has written and presented TV series for ABC, BBC and SBS.