Dr Stefanie Marie Claire Vandevijvere


Areas of expertise

Global Health, Food Policy, Public Health Nutrition, Obesity and Chronic Disease Prevention

Committees/Professional groups/Services

Member of the leadership team of the International Network For Food and Obesity/NCDs Research, Monitoring and Action Support

Member of the Scientific and Technical Advisory Network of the World Obesity Federation

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Backholer, K., Blake, M., & Vandevijvere, S. (2017). Sugar-sweetened beverage taxation: an update on the year that was 2017. Public health nutrition, 20 (18), 3219-3224. 10.1017/s1368980017003329
  • Vandevijvere, S., Soupen, A., & Swinburn, B. (2017). Authors’ response to Letter to the Editor from the New Zealand Advertising Standards Authority. Public Health Nutrition, 1-2. 10.1017/S1368980017002245
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Boyd Swinburn
  • Phulkerd, S., Sacks, G., Vandevijvere, S., Worsley, A., & Lawrence, M. (2017). Barriers and potential facilitators to the implementation of government policies on front-of-pack food labeling and restriction of unhealthy food advertising in Thailand. Food Policy, 71, 101-110. 10.1016/j.foodpol.2017.07.014
  • Mackay, S., Vandevijvere, S., Xie, P., Lee, A., & Swinburn, B. (2017). Paying for convenience: comparing the cost of takeaway meals with their healthier home-cooked counterparts in New Zealand. Public health nutrition, 1-8. 10.1017/s1368980017000805
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Boyd Swinburn
  • Vandevijvere, S., Soupen, A., & Swinburn, B. (2017). Unhealthy food advertising directed to children on New Zealand television: extent, nature, impact and policy implications. Public health nutrition, 1-12. 10.1017/s1368980017000775
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Boyd Swinburn
  • Sushil, Z., Vandevijvere, S., Exeter, D. J., & Swinburn, B. (2017). Food swamps by area socioeconomic deprivation in New Zealand: a national study. International journal of public health10.1007/s00038-017-0983-4
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Boyd Swinburn, Daniel Exeter
  • Vandevijvere, S., Mackenzie, T., & Mhurchu, C. N. (2017). Indicators of the relative availability of healthy versus unhealthy foods in supermarkets: a validation study. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 1410.1186/s12966-017-0512-0
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Cliona Ni Mhurchu
  • Cosenza, E. L., Morales-Juarez, A., Kroker-Lobos, M. F., Vandevijvere, S., & Ramirez-Zea, M. (2017). Analysis of Food Advertising in Children's TV Programming. Paper presented at Annual Meeting of the American-Society-for-Pharmacology-and-Experimental-Therapeutics (ASPET) at Experimental Biology Meeting, Chicago, IL. 22 April - 26 April 2017. FASEB JOURNAL. (pp. 1).