Staff profile - Gavin Abbott
Dr Gavin Abbott
|Position:||Research Fellow (Grade 2) |
|Faculty or Division:||Faculty of Health|
|Department:||Centre for Physical Activity & Nutrition Research|
|Campus:||Melbourne Burwood Campus|
|Phone:||+61 3 92445503 +61 3 92445503|
- Graduate Diploma in Psychology, Deakin University, 2007
- Bachelor of Arts, Deakin University, 2007
- Bachelor of Science, Deakin University, 2007
Conferences and seminars
Abbott, G. R., & Byrne, L. K. (2011). Facial, postural, and prosodic emotion recognition in schizotypy. Paper presented at the Australasian Society for Psychiatric Research 2011 Conference: Dunedin, New Zealand.
Abbott, G., & Byrne, L. (2010a). Schizotypy and subjective wellbeing. Paper presented at the 11th Biennial Australasian Schizophrenia Conference: Sydney.
Abbott, G., & Byrne, L. (2010b). Social cognitive deficits in schizotypy. Paper presented at the 11th Biennial Australasian Schizophrenia Conference: Sydney.
Ball, K., Abbott, G., Cleland, V., Timperio, A., Brug, J., King, A. C., et al. (2010). Socioeconomic disadvantage and obesity: Who is resilient? Paper presented at the 10th Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity: Minnesota, USA.
Williams, L., Andrianopoulos, N., Abbott, G., & Ball, K. (2010). The effect of education and personal income on women's BMI: Insights from READI. Paper presented at the Australia and New Zealand Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting: Sydney.
Dr Abbotts research interests are concerned with individual, social, and environmental predictors of obesity and obesity protective behaviours.