Professor Elaine Rush

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Professor

Email: erush@aut.ac.nz

ORCID: ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7713-6203

Academic appointments:

  • Professor of Nutrition, Auckland University of Technology (1992 - ongoing)
  • Associate Investigator, Riddet Institute, Centre of Research Excellence (2017 - ongoing)
  • Adjunct Professor, Cork Institute of Technology (2017 - ongoing)

Qualifications:

  • PhD, University of Auckland
  • MSc First Class Honours, University of Auckland
  • Registered Nutritionist, New Zealand Nutrition Society

Overview:

Professor Emeritus, Elaine Rush, MNZM, PhD has been involved in health and education for all her working career. In 2014 she was appointed as a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to health and in 2019 was appointed Professor Emeritus in recognition of long and distinguished service to the University through outstanding research and teaching.
Her diverse research expertise in the measurement of body composition, energy expenditure, physical activity, nutrition and risk factors for disease, an interest in ethnic differences in health and involvement in programmes and actions that will make a difference to health has across the lifecycle has led to over 170 publications.
The projects she is involved in include Energize in preschools and primary schools reaching more than 60000 children, the health and growth of children whose mothers’ had gestational diabetes and the longitudinal Pacific Island Family study which is tracking over 1000 Pacific children from birth.
She is scientific director of the New Zealand Nutrition Foundation. Elaine also serves on the Councils of a number of nutrition and obesity organisations and is the New Zealand representative for the World Obesity Federation. She has been an expert consultant for the World Health Organisation and the International Atomic Energy Agency in Nutrition and Health. She is a deputy editor for the British Journal of Nutrition and Adjunct Professor at the Cork Institute of Technology.

Research interests:

Life course health, ethnic differences in body composition, food reformulation, public health interventions

Teaching summary:

Elaine is now 0.2 time at AUT and is not available for postgraduate supervision but does mentor and advise

Fields of research:

  • Food Nutritional Balance
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Nutritional Physiology
  • Public Nutrition Intervention

Research outputs:

Books

  • Rush, E. C. (2003). Move more, eat less - Putting the squeeze on lifestyle disease. Auckland, NZ: Auckland University of Technology.

Journal articles

  • Ndwiga, D. W., MacMillan, F., McBride, K. A., Thompson, R., Reath, J., Alofivae-Doorbinia, O., . . . Simmons, D. (2020). Outcomes of a church-based lifestyle intervention among Australian Samoans in Sydney- Le Taeao Afua diabetes prevention program. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 160. doi:10.1016/j.diabres.2020.108000

  • Rush, E., & Obolonkin, V. (2020). Food exports and imports of New Zealand in relation to the food-based dietary guidelines. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 74(2), 307-313. doi:10.1038/s41430-019-0557-z

  • Rush, E., Amoah, I., Diep, T., & Jalili-Moghaddam, S. (2020). Determinants and suitability of carotenoid reflection score as a measure of carotenoid status. Nutrients, 12(1). doi:10.3390/nu12010113

  • Ganpule-Rao, A. V., Roy, D., Karandikar, B. A., Yajnik, C. S., & Rush, E. C. (2020). Food access and nutritional status of rural adolescents in India: Pune Maternal Nutrition Study. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 58(5), 728-735. doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2019.10.017

  • Asadi, S., Bloomfield, F. H., Alexander, T., McKinlay, C. J. D., Rush, E. C., Harding, J. E., & hPOD, HUMBA and DIAMOND study teams. (2020). Utility of published skinfold thickness equations for prediction of body composition in very young New Zealand children. British Journal of Nutrition, 1-34. doi:10.1017/S0007114520001221

  • Diep, T. T., Pook, C., Rush, E. C., & Yoo, M. J. Y. (2020). Quantification of carotenoids, α-tocopherol, and ascorbic acid in Amber, Mulligan, and Laird’s Large cultivars of New Zealand tamarillos (Solanum betaceum Cav.). Foods, 9(6). doi:10.3390/foods9060769

  • Diep, T. T., Rush, E. C., & Yoo, M. J. Y. (2020). Tamarillo (Solanum betaceum Cav.): A review of physicochemical and bioactive properties and potential applications. Food Reviews International. doi:10.1080/87559129.2020.1804931

  • Amoah, I., Cairncross, C., Sturny, A., & Rush, E. (2019). Towards improving the nutrition and health of the aged: The role of sprouted grains and encapsulation of bioactive compounds in functional bread – a review. International Journal of Food Science and Technology, 54(5), 1435-1447. doi:10.1111/ijfs.13934

  • Rush, E., Kirk, M., Parmar, P., Young, L., & Obolonkin, V. (2019). Secular trends 2013-2017 in overweight and visible dental decay in New Zealand preschool children: Influence of ethnicity, deprivation and the Under-5-Energize nutrition and physical activity programme. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 10(3), 345-352. doi:10.1017/S2040174418000788

  • Rush, E., Savila, F., Jalili-Moghaddam, S., & Amoah, I. (2019). Vegetables: New Zealand children are not eating enough. Frontiers in Nutrition, 5, 1-5. doi:10.3389/fnut.2018.00134

  • Okesene-Gafa, K. A. M., Li, M., McKinlay, C. J. D., Taylor, R. S., Rush, E. C., Wall, C. R., . . . McCowan, L. M. E. (2019). Effect of antenatal dietary interventions in maternal obesity on pregnancy weight-gain and birthweight: Healthy Mums and Babies (HUMBA) randomized trial. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 221(2), 152.e1-152.e13. doi:10.1016/j.ajog.2019.03.003

  • O’Leary, M., Rush, E., Lacey, S., Burns, C., & Coppinger, T. (2019). Project Spraoi: Two year outcomes of a whole school physical activity and nutrition intervention using the RE-AIM framework. Irish Educational Studies, 38(2), 219-243. doi:10.1080/03323315.2019.1567368

  • Plank, L. D., Obolonkin, V., Smith, M., Savila, F., Jalili-Moghaddam, S., Tautolo, E. S., & Rush, E. C. (2019). Pacific Islands Families Study: Physical growth to age 14 and metabolic risk. Pediatric Obesity, 14(5). doi:10.1111/ijpo.12497

  • Rush, E. (2019). Wicked problems: The challenge of food safety versus food security - working towards the SDG goals?. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 73(8), 1091-1094. doi:10.1038/s41430-018-0352-2

  • Smith, M., Obolonkin, V., Plank, L., Iusitini, L., Forsyth, E., Stewart, T., . . . Rush, E. (2019). The importance of pedestrian network connectivity for adolescent health: A cross-sectional examination of associations between neighbourhood built environments and metabolic health in the Pacific Islands Families Birth Cohort Study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(18). doi:10.3390/ijerph16183375

  • Yan, M. R., Welch, R., Rush, E. C., Xiang, X., & Wang, X. (2019). A sustainable wholesome foodstuff; Health effects and potential dietotherapy applications of yacon. Nutrients, 11(11). doi:10.3390/nu11112632

  • Jani, R., Rush, E., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2018). Availability and price of healthier food choices and association with obesity prevalence in New Zealand Māori. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 27(6), 1357-1365. doi:10.6133/apjcn.201811_27(6).0023

  • O'Leary, M., Rush, E., Lacey, S., Burns, C., & Coppinger, T. (2018). Cardiorespiratory fitness is positively associated with waist to height ratio and school socio economic status in irish primary school aged children. Journal of Sport and Health Research, 10(3).

  • Mahon, S., Krishnamurthi, R., Vandal, A., Witt, E., Barker-Collo, S., Parmar, P., . . . Feigin, V. (2018). Primary prevention of stroke and cardiovascular disease in the community (PREVENTS): Methodology of a health wellness coaching intervention to reduce stroke and cardiovascular disease risk, a randomized clinical trial. International Journal of Stroke, 13(2). doi:10.1177/1747493017730759

  • Devi, A., Rush, E., Harper, M., & Venn, B. (2018). Vitamin B12 status of various ethnic groups living in New Zealand: An analysis of the Adult Nutrition Survey 2008/2009. Nutrients, 10(2). doi:10.3390/nu10020181

  • Rowan, J. A., Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., Lu, J., Obolonkin, V., Coat, S., & Hague, W. M. (2018). Metformin in gestational diabetes: The offspring follow-up (MiG TOFU): Body composition and metabolic outcomes at 7-9 years of age. BMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care, 6. doi:10.1136/bmjdrc-2017-000456

  • Rush, E., & Coppinger, T. (2018). Improving health through diet and exercise in children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 72. doi:10.1038/s41430-018-0209-8

  • O'Leary, M., Coppinger, T., O'Neill, C., Lacey, S., Rush, E., & Burns, C. (2018). Health-related Measures of 6- and 10-year-old Irish Primary School Children by Sex and School Socio-economic Status. Health Behaviour and Policy Review, 5(3). doi:10.14485/HBPR.5.3.7

  • Rowan, J. A., Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., Lu, J., Obolonkin, V., Coat, S., & Hague, W. M. (2018). Metformin in gestational diabetes: The offspring follow-up (MiG TOFU): Body composition and metabolic outcomes at 7-9 years of age. Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey, 73(10), 565-567. doi:10.1097/01.ogx.0000547170.99000.49

  • Lu, L. W., Monro, J., Lu, J., & Rush, E. (2018). The effect of cold treatment of parboiled rice with lowered glycaemic potency on consumer liking and acceptability. Foods, 7(12), 1-12. doi:10.3390/foods7120207

  • Simmons, D., Kumar, S., Crook, N., & Rush, E. (2017). Diabetes among Māori women with self-reported past gestational diabetes mellitus in a New Zealand Māori community. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 57(6), 599-603. doi:10.1111/ajo.12639

  • Rush, E., Obolonkin, V., Young, L., Kirk, M., & Tseng, M. (2017). Under 5 energize: Tracking progress of a preschool nutrition and physical activity programme with regional measures of body size and dental health at age of four years. Nutrients, 9(5). doi:10.3390/nu9050456

  • Wouldes, T. A., Battin, M., Coat, S., Rush, E. C., Hague, W. M., & Rowan, J. A. (2017). Neurodevelopmental Outcome at 2 Years in Offspring of Women Randomised to Metformin or Insulin Treatment for Gestational Diabetes. Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey, 72(3), 149-151. doi:10.1097/01.ogx.0000513223.74378.ed

  • Swinburn, B., Vandevijvere, S., Woodward, A., Hornblow, A., Richardson, A., Burlingame, B., . . . Blakely, T. (2017). Proposed new industry code on unhealthy food marketing to children and young people: will it make a difference?. The New Zealand medical journal, 130(1450), 94-101.

  • Smith, M., Taylor, S., Iusitini, L., Stewart, T., Savila, F., Tautolo, E. -S., . . . Rush, E. (2017). Accelerometer data treatment for adolescents: Fitting a piece of the puzzle. Preventive Medicine Reports, 5(Mar). doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2016.12.010

  • Williams, M. H., Cairns, S. P., Simmons, D., & Rush, E. C. (2017). Face-to-face versus telephone delivery of the Green Prescription for Maori and New Zealand Europeans with type-2 diabetes mellitus: Influence on participation and health outcomes. The New Zealand Medical Journal, 130(1465). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/

  • Lu, L. W., Venn, B., Lu, J., Monro, J., & Rush, E. (2017). Effect of cold storage and reheating of parboiled rice on postprandial glycaemic response, satiety, palatability and chewed particle size distribution. Nutrients, 9(5). doi:10.3390/nu9050475

  • Rush, E. C., & Yan, M. R. (2017). Evolution not revolution: Nutrition and obesity. Nutrients, 9(5). doi:10.3390/nu9050519

  • Barker-Collo, S., Krishnamurthi, R., Witt, E., Theadom, A., Starkey, N., Barber, P. A., . . . Feigin, V. (2017). Depression and anxiety across the first year after Ischemic stroke: Findings from a population-based New Zealand ARCOS-IV study. Brain Impairment, 18(3). doi:10.1017/BrImp.2017.12

  • Mearns, G., & Rush, E. C. (2017). Screening for inadequate dietary vitamin B-12 intake in South Asian women using a nutrient-specific, semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 26(6). doi:10.6133/apjcn.112016.06

  • Mearns, G. J., & Rush, E. C. (2017). Screening for inadequate dietary vitamin B-12 intake in South Asian women using a nutrient-specific, semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire.. Asia Pac J Clin Nutr, 26(6). doi:10.6133/apjcn.112016.06

  • Amoah, I., Cairncross, C., & Rush, E. (2017). The battle for better nutrition: The role of the escalating fruit and vegetable prices. New Zealand Medical Journal, 130(1465), 107-108.

  • Amoah, I., Cairncross, C., & Rush, E. (2017). DUPLICATE: The battle for better nutrition: The role of the escalating fruit and vegetable prices. New Zealand Medical Journal, 130(1465), 107-108.

  • Yan, M. R., Parsons, A., Whalley, G. A., & Rush, E. C. (2016). Effects of a healthier snack on snacking habits and glycated Hb (HbA1c): A 6-week intervention study. British Journal of Nutrition, 116(12), 2169-2174. doi:10.1017/S0007114516004372

  • LW, L., J, M., Lu, J., & Rush, E. (2016). Effect of Cold Storage, Reheating, and Particle Sizes on In Vitro Glucose Release and Starch Digestibility among Five Rice Products in Auckland, New Zealand. Journal of Rice Research, 4(3). doi:10.4172/2375-4338.1000171

  • Rush, E., Yan, M., Parsons, A., Kelleher, J., Mac Rae, D., & Brown, D. (2016). Concept to sale of a healthier snack bar. International Journal of Food and Nutritional Science, 3(1). doi:10.15436/2377-0619.16.044

  • Rush, E., Cairncross, C., Williams, M. H., Tseng, M., Coppinger, T., McLennan, S., & Latimer, K. (2016). Project Energize: Intervention development and 10 years of progress in preventing childhood obesity. BMC Research Notes, 9(1). doi:10.1186/s13104-016-1849-1

  • Barnett, L. M., Lai, S. K., Veldman, S. L., Hardy, L. L., Cliff, D. P., Morgan, P. J., . . . Okely, A. D. (2016). Correlates of gross motor competence in children and adolescents: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Sports Medicine. doi:10.1007/s40279-016-0495-z

  • Barber, P. A., Krishnamurthi, R., Parag, V., Anderson, N. E., Ranta, A., Klifoyle, D., . . . for the ARCOS IV study group. (2016). Incidence of transient ischemic attack in Auckland, New Zealand, in 2011 to 2012. Stroke, 47(9). doi:10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.014010

  • Barker-Collo, S., Krishnamurthi, R., Feigin, V., Jones, A., Theadom, A., Barber, P. A., . . . Bennett, D. (2016). Neuropsychological outcome and its predictors across the first year after ischaemic stroke. Brain Impairment, 17(2).

  • Rush, E., Oliver, M., Plank, L. D., Taylor, S., Iusitini, L., Jalili-Moghaddam, S., . . . Tautolo, E. (2016). Cohort profile: Pacific Islands Families (PIF) growth study, Auckland, New Zealand. BMJ Open, 6(11). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013407

  • Wouldes, T. A., Battin, M., Coat, S., Rush, E. C., Hague, W. M., & Rowan, J. A. (2016). Neurodevelopmental outcome at 2 years in offspring of women randomised to metformin or insulin treatment for gestational diabetes. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed, 101(6). doi:10.1136/archdischild-2015-309602

  • Yan, M., Brown, D., Parsons, A., Whalley, G., Hamid, N., Kantano, K., . . . Rush, E. (2015). Branding, ingredients and nutrition information: Consumer liking of a healthier snack. Journal of Food Research, 4(5). doi:10.5539/jfr.v4n5p64

  • Rush, E. C., Obolonkin, V., Battin, M., Wouldes, T., & Rowan, J. (2015). Body composition in offspring of New Zealand women: Ethnic and gender differences at age 1-3 years in 2005-2009. Annals of Human Biology. doi:10.3109/03014460.2014.959999

  • Parmar, P., Krishnamurthi, R., Ikram, M. A., Hofman, A., Mirza, S. S., Varakin, Y., . . . For Stroke RiskometerTM Collaboration Writing Group. (2015). The Stroke Riskometer(TM) App: Validation of a data collection tool and stroke risk predictor. International Journal of Stroke, 10(2). doi:10.1111/ijs.12411

  • Tseng, M., Taylor, S., Tautolo, E. -S., Savila, F., Paterson, J., & Rush, E. (2015). Maternal cultural orientation and child growth in New Zealand Pacific families. Childhood Obesity, 11(4). doi:10.1089/chi.2014.0127

  • Feigin, V. L., Krishnamurthi, R. V., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K. M., Barber, P. A., Parag, V., . . . Bonita, R. (2015). 30-Year trends in stroke rates and outcome in Auckland, New Zealand (1981-2012): A multi-ethnic population-based series of studies. PLOS ONE, 10(8). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0134609

  • Brown, D., Donaldson, B., Parsons, A., Macrae, D., Kelleher, J. P., Yan, M., & Rush, E. (2015). The NOTHING ELSE brand: A case study. Food and Nutrition Sciences, 6. doi:10.4236/fns.2015.63033

  • Feigin, V. L., Krishnamurthi, R., Bhattacharjee, R., Parmar, P., Theadom, A., Hussein, P., . . . RIBURST Study Collaboration Writing Group. (2015). New strategy to reduce global burden of stroke. Stroke, 46. doi:10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.008222

  • White, A. K., Venn, B., Lu, L. W., Rush, E., Gallo, L. M., Yong, J. L., & Farella, M. (2015). A comparison of chewing rate between overweight and normal BMI individuals. Physiology & Behaviour, 145. doi:10.1016/j.physbeh.2015.03.028

  • Gemming, L., Rush, E., Maddison, R., Doherty, A., Gant, N., Utter, J., & Ni Mhurchu, C. (2015). Wearable cameras can reduce dietary under-reporting: Doubly labelled water validation of a camera-assisted 24 h recall. British Journal of Nutrition, 113(2). doi:10.1017/S0007114514003602

  • Battin, M. R., Obolonkin, V., Rush, E., Hague, W., Coat, S., & Rowan, J. (2015). Blood pressure measurement at two years in offspring of women randomized to a trial of metformin for GDM: follow up data from the MiG trial.. BMC Pediatrics, 15(1). doi:10.1186/s12887-015-0372-1

  • Feigin, V. L., Krishnamurthi, R. V., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K. M., Barber, P. A., Parag, V., . . . ARCOS IV Group. (2015). 30-year trends in stroke rates and outcome in Auckland, New Zealand (1981-2012): A multi-ethnic population-based series of studies. PLOS One, 10(8). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0134609

  • Rush, E., Tautolo, E. -S., Paterson, J., & Obolonkin, V. (2015). Pacific Islands Families Study: Signs of puberty are associated with physical growth at ages 9 and 11 years. New Zealand Medical Journal, 128(1425). Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/

  • Williams, M. H., Rush, E., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2015). Perceptions of Te Rongoā kākāriki: Green Prescription health service among Māori in the Waikato and Ngāti Tūwharetoa rohe. Mai Journal, 4(2). Retrieved from http://www.journal.mai.ac.nz/

  • Barker-Collo, S., Krishnamurthi, R., Witt, E., Feigin, V. L., Jones, A., McPherson, K., . . . Arroll, B. (2015). Improving adherence to secondary stroke prevention strategies through motivational interviewing. Stroke, 46. doi:10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.011003

  • Rush, E. C., Obolonkin, V., Battin, M., Wouldes, T., & Rowan, J. (2015). Body composition in offspring of New Zealand women: ethnic and gender differences at age 1-3 years in 2005-2009. Annals of human biology, 42(5), 498-503. doi:10.3109/03014460.2014.959999

  • Rush, E., McLennan, S., Obolonkin, V., Cooper, R., & Hamlin, M. (2015). In response to Letter to the Editor: Beyond the randomised control - Assessment tool. Public Health Nutrition, 18(11), 2095. doi:10.1017/S136898001500155X

  • Williams, M., Rush, E. C., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2015). Perceptions of a Te Rongoa kakariki: Green Prescription health service among Māori in the Waikato and Ngāti Tuwharetoa rohe. MAI Journal, 4(2). Retrieved from http://www.journal.mai.ac.nz/

  • Savila, F., Obolonkin, V., & Rush, E. (2015). Tracking food consumption frequency of children from age 4 to 6 years: The Pacific Islands Families study. New Zealand Medical Journal, 128(1420).

  • Rush, E., Obolonkin, V., McLennan, S., Graham, D., Harris, J., Mernagh, J. P., & Weston, J. A. (2014). Lifetime cost effectiveness of a through-school nutrition and physical programme: Project Energize. Obesity Research and Clinical Practice, 8(2). doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2013.03.005

  • Rush, E., McLennan, S., Obolonkin, V., Vandal, A. C., Hamlin, M., Simmons, D., & Graham, D. (2014). Project Energize: Whole-region primary school nutrition and physical activity programme; evaluation of body size and fitness 5 years after the randomised controlled trial. British Journal of Nutrition, 111(2). doi:10.1017/S0007114513002316

  • Krishnamurthi, R., Witt, E., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K., Davis-Martin, K., Bennett, D., . . . ARCOS IV Programme Group. (2014). Reducing recurrent stroke: Methodology of the motivational interviewing in stroke (MIST) randomized clinical trial. International Journal of Stroke, 9(1). doi:10.1111/ijs.12107

  • Krishnamurthi, R., Jones, A., Barber, P. A., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K., Bennett, D., . . . ARCOS IV Programme Group. (2014). Methodology of a population-based stroke and TIA incidence and outcomes study: The Auckland Regional Community Stroke Study (ARCOS IV) 2011-2012. International Journal of Stroke, 9(1). doi:10.1111/ijs.12108

  • Rush, E. C., Katre, P., & Yajnik, C. S. (2014). Vitamin B12: One carbon metabolism, fetal growth and programming for chronic disease. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 68(1). doi:10.1038/ejcn.2013.232

  • Stewart, D., Reed, P., & Rush, E. (2014). Children of the outer Cook Islands have lower BMI compared to their urban peers. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1388). Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/docview/1493797507

  • Donaldson, B., Rush, E., Young, O. A., & Winger, R. (2014). Variation in gastric pH may determine kiwifruit’s effect on functional GI disorder: An in vitro study. Nutrients, 6. doi:10.3390/nu6041488

  • Mearns, G. J., Koziol-Mclain, J., Obolonkin, V., & Rush, E. C. (2014). Preventing vitamin B12 deficiency in South Asian women of childbearing age: A randomised controlled trial comparing an oral vitamin B12 supplement with B12 dietary advice. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 68(8). doi:10.1038/ejcn.2014.56

  • Krishnamurthi, R., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K., Parag, V., Rush, E., Davis-Martin, K., . . . Feigin, V. (2014). Incidence and outcomes of Stroke: Findings from the population-based Auckland Regional Community Stroke Study (ARCOS IV). International Journal of Stroke, 9(S1). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

  • Jowitt, L. M., Lu, L. W., & Rush, E. C. (2014). Migrant Asian Indians in New Zealand; prediction of metabolic syndrome using body weights and measures. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 23(3). doi:10.6133/apjcn.2014.23.3.06

  • Rush, E. C., & Members of the New Zealand Beverage Guidance Panel. (2014). POLICY BRIEF : Options to reduce Sugar Sweetened Beverage (SSB) consumption in New Zealand. Pacific Health Dialog: Journal of Community Health and Clinical Medicine for the Pacific Region, 20(1).

  • Savila, F., & Rush, E. (2014). Viewpoint: Pathways to health and wellbeing for Pacific children—how are we tracking?. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1404). Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

  • Rush, E., Savila, F., & Obolonkin, V. (2014). Viewpoint: Sugar added to foods consumed in New Zealand and Tokelau. Pacific Health Dialog : Journal of Community Health and Clinical Medicine for the Pacific, 20(1). Retrieved from http://www.pacifichealthdialog.co.nz/

  • Rush, E., Long, X., Obolonkin, V., Ding, J., & Lucas, P. R. (2014). Caffeine with and without sugar: Individual differences in physiological responses during rest. Journal of Caffeine Research, 4(4). doi:10.1089/jcr.2014.0023

  • Rush, E., Savila, F., & Obolonkin, V. (2014). Sugar added to foods consumed in New Zealand and Tokelau. Pacific Health Dialog, 20(1). Retrieved from https://www.researchgate.net/

  • Foley, L. S., Maddison, R., Rush, E., Olds, T. S., Ridley, K., & Jiang, Y. (2013). Doubly labeled water validation of a computerized use-of-time recall in active young people. Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental, 62(1). Retrieved from http://www.sciencedirect.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Rush, E. C. (2013). Water: Neglected, unappreciated and under researched. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 67(5). doi:10.1038/ejcn.2013.11

  • Theadom, A., Mahon, S., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K., Rush, E., Vandal, A. C., & Feigin, V. L. (2013). Enzogenol for cognitive functioning in traumatic brain injury: A pilot placebo-controlled RCT. European Journal of Neurology, 20(8). doi:10.1111/ene.12099

  • Hruschka, D. J., Rush, E. C., & Brewis, A. A. (2013). Population differences in the relationship between height, weight, and adiposity: An application of Burton's model. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 151(1).

  • Rush, E., Reed, P. W., Simmons, D., Coppinger, T., McLennan, S., & Graham, D. (2013). Baseline measures for a school-based obesity control programme: Project Energize: Differences by ethnicity, rurality, age and school socio-economic status. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 49(4).

  • Mitchell, B., McLennan, S., Latimer, K., Graham, D., Gilmore, J., & Rush, E. (2013). Improvement of fundamental movement skills through support and mentorship of class room teachers. Obesity Research and Clinical Practice, 7(3).

  • Rush, E., Obolonkin, V., & Savila, F. (2013). Growth centiles of Pacific children living in Auckland, New Zealand. Annals of Human Biology, 40(5). doi:10.3109/03014460.2013.793391

  • Rush, E. C., Katre, P., & Yajnik, C. S. (2013). Vitamin B12: One carbon metabolism, fetal growth and programming for chronic disease. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. doi:10.1038/ejcn.2013.232

  • Oliver, M., Schluter, P. J., Healy, G. N., Tautolo, E. L. -S., Schofield, G., & Rush, E. (2013). Associations between breaks in sedentary time and body size in pacific mothers and their children: Findings from the Pacific Islands Families study. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 10(8). Retrieved from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24296562

  • Rush, E., Reed, P., McLennan, S., Coppinger, T., Simmons, D., & Graham, D. (2012). A school-based obesity control programme: Project Energize. Two-year outcomes. British Journal of Nutrition, 107(4). doi:10.1017/S0007114511003151

  • Rush, E., Reed, P. W., McLennan, S., Coppinger, T., Simmons, D., & Graham, D. (2012). Tracking of body mass indices over 2 years in Māori and European children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 66. doi:10.1038/ejcn.2011.130

  • Lubree, H., Katre, P., Joshi, S., Bhat, D., Deshmukh, U., Mename, N., . . . Yajnik, C. (2012). Child’s homocysteine concentration at 2y is influenced by vitamin B12 and folate status in pregnancy. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 3(1). doi:10.1017/S2040174411000602

  • Deshmukh, U., Yajnik, C. S., Joglekar, C., Joshi, S., Bhat, D. S., Nanivadekar, A. S., . . . Kurpad, A. (2012). One- Carbon (1-C) metabolism and tissue deposition pattern in undernourished Indian children: Effect of vitamin B12 supplementation.

  • Rush, E., Coppinger, T., Obolonkin, V., Hinckson, E., McGrath, L., McLennan, S., & Graham, D. (2012). Use of pedometers to identify less active children and time spent in moderate to vigorous physical activity in the school setting. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 15(3). doi:10.1016/j.jsams.2011.11.001

  • Rowan, J. A., Rush, E. C., Obolonkin, V., Battin, M., Wouldes, T., & Hague, W. M. (2012). Response to comments on: Rowan et al. Metformin in gestational diabetes: The offspring follow-up (MiG TOFU): Body composition at 2 years of age. Diabetes Care 2011;34:2279-2284. Diabetes Care, 35(3). Retrieved from http://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/35/3/e30.full

  • Bhate, V. K., Joshi, S. M., Ladkat, R. S., Deshmukh, U. S., Lubree, H. G., Katre, P. A., . . . Yajnik, C. S. (2012). Vitamin B12 and folate during pregnancy and offspring motor, mental and social development at 2 years of age. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 3(2).

  • Lubree, H. G., Katre, P. A., Joshi, S. M., Bhat, D. S., Deshmukh, U. S., Memane, N. S., . . . Yajnik, C. S. (2012). Child's homocysteine concentration at 2 years is influenced by pregnancy vitamin B12 and folate status. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 3(1).

  • Rush, E. C., Bristow, S., Plank, L. D., & Rowan, J. (2012). Bioimpedance prediction of fat-free mass from dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry in a multi-ethnic group of 2-year-old children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 67(2). doi:10.1038/ejcn.2012.182

  • Campbell, N., Prapavessis, H., Gray, C., McGowan, E., Rush, E., & Maddison, R. (2012). The actiheart in adolescents: A doubly labelled water validation. Pediatric Exercise Science, 24(4), 589-602. doi:10.1123/pes.24.4.589

  • Mearns, G., Rush, E., Rowan, J., & Koziol-Mclain, J. (2011). Time for a rethink of vitamin b12 injections?. New Zealand Medical Journal, 124(1332). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/124-1332/4623/content.pdf

  • Braakhuis, A. J., Hopkins, W. G., Lowe, T. E., & Rush, E. C. (2011). Development and validation of a food frequency questionnaire to assess short term antioxidant intake in athletes. International Journal of Sports Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, 21(2). Retrieved from http://web.ebscohost.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Dugas, L. R., Harders, R., Merrill, S., Ebersole, K., Shoham, D. A., Rush, E. C., . . . Luke, A. (2011). Energy expenditure in adults living in developing compared with industrialized countries: A meta-analysis of doubly labeled water studies. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 93(2). Retrieved from http://www.ajcn.org.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/content/93/2/427.full.pdf+html

  • Oliver, M., Schluter, P. J., Rush, E., Schofield, G. M., & Paterson, J. (2011). Physical activity, sedentariness, and body fatness in a sample of 6-year-old Pacific children. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 6(2-2). Retrieved from http://informahealthcare.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Oliver, M., Rush, E., Schluter, P., Sundborn, G., Iusitini, L., Tautolo, E., & Paterson, J. (2011). An exploration of physical activity, nutrition, and body size in Pacific children. Pacific Health Dialog, 17(2).

  • Rush, E. C., Reed, P.., McLennan, S., Coppinger, T., & Graham, D. (2011). Tracking of body mass indices over 2 years in Maori and European children.. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. doi:10.1038/ejcn.2011.130

  • Rowan, J., Rush, E. C., Obolonkin, V., Battin, M., Wouldes, T., & Hague, W. (2011). Metformin in gestational diabetes: The offspring follow up (MiG TOFU) – body composition at two years of age. Diabetes Care, 34(10). Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Rush, E. C., Coppinger, T., Obolonkin, V., Hinckson, E., McGrath, L., McLennan, S., & Graham, D. (2011). The validity of the pedometer for formative evaluation of interventions aimed at increasing physical activity in less active children. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport..

  • Heimuli, J., Sundborn, G., Rush, E., Oliver, M., & Savila, F. (2011). Parental perceptions of their child's weight and future concern: Pacific Islands Families Study. Pacific Health Dialog, 17(2).

  • Mitchell, B., McLennan, S., Latimer, K., Graham, D., Gilmore, J., & Rush, E. (2011). Improvement of fundamental movement skills through support and mentorship of class room teachers. Obesity Research and Clinical Practice. Retrieved from http://www.sciencedirect.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Naik, S., Joglekar, C., Bhat, D., Lubree, H., Rege, S., Raut, K., . . . Yajnik, C. (2011). Marked gender difference in plasma total homocysteine concentrations in Indian adults with low vitamin B 12. International Journal for Vitamin and Nutrition Research, 81(5). Retrieved from http://www.verlag-hanshuber.com/

  • Aleman Mateo, H., Rush, E., Esoarza Romero, J., Ferriolli, E., Ramirez Zea, M., Bour, A., . . . Schoeller, D. A. (2010). Prediction of fat-free mass by bioelectrical impedance analysis in older adults from developing countries: a cross-validation study using the deuterium dilution method. Journal of Health Nutrition and Aging. doi:10.1007/s12603-010-0031-z

  • Katre, P., Bhat, D., Lubree, H., Otiv, S., Joshi, S., Joglekar, C., . . . Yajnik, C. (2010). Vitamin B12 and folic acid supplementation and plasma total homocysteine concentrations in pregnant Indian women with low B12 and high folate status. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 19(3).

  • Rolleston, A. K., Rehrer, N. J., Hellemans, I. J., Rush, E., Murphy, C., & Miller, B. F. (2010). The effect of a cycling stage race on whole-body protein turnover. European Journal of Sport Science, 10(5).

  • Rush, E., Chhichhia, P., Kilding, A., & Plank, L. (2010). Water turnover in children and young adults. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 110(6). doi:10.1007/s00421-010-1621-5

  • Rush, E., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2010). Relationships between a walk test, body size and metabolic risk among a New Zealand Maori community. Annals of Human Biology, 37(1).

  • Rush, E., Hsi, E., Ferguson, L., Williams, M., & Simmons, D. (2010). Traditional foods reported by a Maori community in 2004. Mai Review.

  • Wang, J., Williams, M., Rush, E., Crook, N., Forouhi, N., & Simmons, D. (2010). Mapping the availability and accessibility of healthy food in rural and urban New Zealand: Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. Public Health Nutrition, 13(7).

  • Wen, J., Rush, E., & Plank, L. (2010). Assessment of obesity in New Zealand Chinese: a comparative analysis of adults aged 30-39 years from five ethnic groups. The New Zealand Medical Journal, 123(1327).

  • Swinburn, B. A., Sacks, G., Sing, K. L., Westerterp, K. R., Rush, E. C., Rosenbaum, M., . . . Ravussin, E. (2010). Reply to DJ Millward. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 91(6). Retrieved from http://www.ajcn.org.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/content/91/6/1802.full.pdf+html

  • Aleman-Mateo, H., Rush, E., Esparza-Romero, J., Ferriolli, E., Ramirez-Zea, M., Bour, A., . . . Schoeller, D. A. (2010). Prediction of fat-free mass by bioelectrical impedance analysis in older adults from developing countries: A cross-validation study using the deuterium dilution method. Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 14(6). Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Wang, J., Williams, M., Rush, E., Crook, N., Forouhi, N. G., & Simmons, D. (2010). Mapping the availability and accessibility of healthy food in rural and urban New Zealand - Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. Public Health Nutrition, 13(7). Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/docview/813872682?accountid=8440

  • Graham, D., Kira, G., Conaglen, J., McLennan, S., & Rush, E. (2009). Vitamin D status of Year 3 children and supplementation through schools with fortified milk. Public Health Nutrition, 12(12).

  • Bristow, S., Rowan, J., & Rush, E. (2009). Obesity and gestational diabetes mellitus: breaking the cycle. New Zealand Medical Journal, 122(1306).

  • Maddison, R., Jiang, Y., Hoorn, S. V., Mhurchu, C. N., Lawes, C. M., Rodgers, A., & Rush, E. (2009). Estimating energy expenditure with the RT3 triaxial accelerometer. Research Quarterly for Exercise & Sport, 80(2). Retrieved from http://go.galegroup.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Rehrer, N. J., Hellemans, I. J., Rolleston, A. K., Rush, E., & Miller, B. F. (2009). Energy intake and expenditure during a 6-day cycling stage race. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, 20.

  • Rush, E. C., Chhichhia, P., Hinckson, E., & Nabiryo, C. (2009). Dietary patterns and vitamin B(12) status of migrant Indian preadolescent girls. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 63(4).

  • Rush, E. C., Chhichhia, P., Hinckson, E., & Nabiryo, C. (2009). Dietary patterns and vitamin B(12).status of migrant Indian preadolescent girls. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 63(4).

  • Rush, E. C., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2009). Optimal waist cutpoint for screening for dysglycaemia and metabolic risk: evidence from a Maori cohort. British Journal of Nutrition, 102(5). Retrieved from http://journals.cambridge.org.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Rush, E. C., Scragg, R., Schaaf, D., Juranovich, G., & Plank, L. D. (2009). Indices of fatness and relationships with age, ethnicity and lipids in New Zealand European, Maori and Pacific children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 63(5). Retrieved from http://www.nature.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Rush, E., Cumin, M., Migriauli, L., Ferguson, L., & Plank, L. (2009). One year sustainability of risk factor change from a 9-week workplace intervention. Journal of Environmental and Public Health, article number ID 569104.

  • Rush, E., & Drummond, L. (2009). The Glycaemic Index of Kiwifruit. NZ Kiwifruit Journal, (May/June).

  • Rush, E., Gao, W., Funaki Tahifote, M., Ngamata, R., Matenga Smith, T., Cassidy, M., & Paterson, J. (2009). Birth weight and growth trajectory to six years in Pacific children. International Journal of Pediatric Obesity, 5(2).

  • Simmons, D., Rush, E., & Crook, N. (2009). Prevalence of undiagnosed diabetes, impaired glucose tolerance, and impaired fasting glucose among Maori in Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. New Zealand Medical Journal, 122(1288). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/122-1288/3432/content.pdf

  • Simmons, D., Voyle, J., Rush, E., & Dear, M. (2009). The New Zealand experience in peer support interventions among people with diabetes. Family Practice.

  • Swinburn, B. A., Sacks, G., Lo, S. K., Westerterp, K. R., Rush, E. C., Rosenbaum, M., . . . Butte, N. F. (2009). Estimating the changes in energy flux that characterize the rise in obesity prevalence. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 8(6). doi:10.3945/ajcn.2008.27061

  • Rush, E. C., Freitas, I., & Plank, L. D. (2009). Body size body composition and fat distribution: comparative analysis of European, Maori, Pacific Island and Asian Indian adults. British Journal of Nutrition, 102(4). doi:10.1017/S0007114508207221

  • Verma, A., Kasabov, N. K., Rush, E., & Song, Q. (2009). Ontology Based Personalized Modeling for Chronic Disease Risk Analysis: An Integrated Approach.. Aust. J. Intell. Inf. Process. Syst., 10.

  • Duncan, J. S., Schofield, G., Duncan, E. K., & Rush, E. C. (2008). Risk factors for excess body fatness in New Zealand children. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 17(1).

  • Graham, D., Appleton, S., Rush, E., McLennan, S., Reed, P., & Simmons, D. (2008). Increasing activity and improving nutrition through a schools-based programme: Project Energize. 1. Design, programme, randomisation and evaluation methodology. Public Health Nutrition, 11(10).

  • Hedges, R., Rush, E., & Aalbersberg, W. (2008). Correspondence between human diet, body composition and stable isotopic composition of hair and breath in Fijian villagers. Isotopes in Environmental and Health Studies, 45(1).

  • Lim, S., Chellumuthi, C., Crook, N., Rush, E., & Simmons, D. (2008). Low prevalence of retinopathy, but high prevalence of nephropathy among Maori with newly diagnosed diabetes - Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 80.

  • Rush, E. C., Paterson, J., Obolonkin, V. V., & Puniani, K. (2008). Application of the 2006 WHO growth standard from birth to 4 years to Pacific Island children. International Journal of Obesity, 32.

  • Rush, E., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2008). Fruit and vegetable intake, body mass index and risk for diabetes in Maori [Abstract]. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 79(1).

  • Rush, E., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2008). Point-of-care testing as a tool for screening for diabetes and pre-diabetes. Diabetic Medicine, 25(9). Retrieved from http://web.ebscohost.com.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/

  • Rush, E. C., Valencia, M. E., & Plank, L. D. (2008). Validation of a 7-day physical activity diary against doubly-labelled water. Annals of Human Biology, 35(4).

  • Rush, E., Paterson, J., & Obolonkin, V. (2008). Food frequency information – relationships to body composition and apparent growth in the Pacific Island Family study at 4 years of age in the Pacific Island Family Study. The New Zealand Medical Journal, 121(1281).

  • Rush, E., Paterson, J., & Obolonkin, V. V. (2008). Food frequency information – relationships to body composition and apparent growth in 4-year-old children in the Pacific Island Family study. New Zealand Medical Journal, 121(1281). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal/121-1281/3240/content.pdf

  • Rush, E., & Rowan, J. (2008). Ethnic differences in body composition of 2 year old children [Abstract]. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 79.

  • Rush, E., Simmons, D., & Crook, N. (2008). Fatness and fitness are associated with metabolic syndrome risk factors in Maori [Abstract]. Diabetes Research And Clinical Practice, 79.

  • Paterson, J., Percival, T., Schluter, P. J., Sundborn, G., Abbott, M. W., Carter, S., . . . Study Group, P. I. F. (2008). Cohort profile: The Pacific Islands Families (PIF) study. International Journal of Epidemiology, 37. Retrieved from http://ije.oxfordjournals.org.ezproxy.aut.ac.nz/content/37/2/273.full.pdf+html

  • Simmons, D., Rush, E., & Crook, N. (2008). Development and piloting of a community health worker-based intervention for the prevention of diabetes among New Zealand Maori in Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. Public Health Nutrition, 11(12). doi:10.1017/S1368980008002711

  • Braakhuis, A., Collins, J., & Rush, E. (2007). Weight cycling, metabolic rate and eating behaviours in non-obese females [Abstract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(3).

  • Braakhuis, A., Hopkins, W., Lowe, T., & Rush, E. (2007). Rowing ergometer induced oxidative stress is altered by chronic dietary antioxidant intake [Absract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(3).

  • Chhichhia, P., Rush, E., & Xin, S. (2007). Vitamin B12: Is there a need for dietary supplements? [Abstract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(3).

  • Hinckson, E. A., Chhichhia, P., Nabiryo, C., & Rush, E. (2007). Accumulated risk factors for lifestyle disease in Indian pre-adolescent vegetarian and non-vegetarian girls. [Abstract]. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 39.

  • Kolt, G. S., Schofield, G. M., Rush, E. C., Oliver, M., & Chadha, N. K. (2007). Body fatness, physical activity, and nutritional behaviours in Asian Indian immigrants to New Zealand. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(4).

  • Maddison, R., Ni Mhurchu, C., Jiang, Y., Vander Hoorn, S., Rodgers, A., Lawes, C. M. M., & Rush, E. (2007). International physical activity questionnaire (IPAQ) and New Zealand physical activity questionnaire (NZPAQ): A doubly labelled water validation. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 4(62). doi:10.1186/1479-5868-4-62

  • Micklesfield, L. K., Reid, S., Bewerunge, L., Rush, E. C., & Goedecke, J. H. (2007). A proposed method to measure body composition in obese individuals using dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 5(4).

  • Rush, E. C. (2007). Fatness and Fitness [Abstract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16.

  • Rush, E. C., Chandu, V., & Plank, L. D. (2007). Reduction of abdominal fat and chronic disease factors by lifestyle change in migrant Asian Indians older than 50 years. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16.

  • Rush, E. C., Goedecke, J. H., Jennings, C., Micklesfield, L., Dugas, L., Lambert, E. V., & Plank, L. D. (2007). BMI, fat and muscle differences in urban women of five ethnicities from two countries. International Journal of Obesity, 31(8).

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., & Yajnik, C. S. (2007). Interleukin-6, tumour necrosis factor-alpha and insulin relationships to body composition, metabolism and resting energy expenditure in a migrant Asian Indian population. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology, 66.

  • Rush, E., David, S., & Nic, C. (2007). Dysglycaemia is associated with reduced aerobic fitness and increased central obesity. [Abstract]. International Journal of Obesity, 31.

  • Rush, E., Obolonkin, V., Paterson, J., & Puniani, N. (2007). Pacific children and the World Health Organisation growth standard. [Abstract]. Nutrition & Dietetics, 64.

  • Rush, E., Puniani, N., Snowling, N., & Paterson, J. (2007). Food cost, selection, and healthy eating in a Pacific community in Auckland New Zealand. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16.

  • Duncan, E. K., Rush, E. C., Duncan, J. S., Freitas Jr, I., & Schofield, G. (2007). Validity of bioelectrical impedance for predicting fat-free mass in Chinese and Indian children. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 5(1). Retrieved from http://www.ijbcr.com/5_1.htm#Validity

  • Snowling, N., Rush, E., & Rowan, J. (2007). Ethnic differences in body composition of 2 year old children [Abstract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16.

  • Snowling, N., Schofield, G., Kolt, G. S., Schluter, P. J., Rush, E., & Paterson, J. (2007). Objectively measured physical activity in New Zealand born Pacific children and their mothers. [Abstract]. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 10.

  • Wen, J., Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., & Zinn, C. (2007). Body size and body composition in NZ Chinese [Abstract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 13(3).

  • Xin, L. P., Chhichhia, P. C., Rush, E. C., Lucas, P., & Power, N. (2007). Measurement of dietary vitamin B12 and folate intakes in vulnerable groups [Abstract]. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 16(3).

  • Duncan, E. K., Schofield, G., Duncan, J. S., & Rush, E. (2006). Ethnic-specific body mass index cut-points for classifying obesity in girls. [Abstract]. Obesity Reviews, 7.

  • Duncan, J. S., Schofield, G., Duncan, E. K., & Rush, E. C. (2006). Correlates of excess body fatness in New Zealand children [Abstract]. Obesity Reviews, 7.

  • Kolbe Alexander, T., Rush, E., Goedecke, J. H., & Lambert, E. V. (2006). Fit and fat'? Relationship between body fatness and BMI in a health-insured population. [Abstract]. Obesity Reviews, 7.

  • Rush, E. (2006). Are Pacific peoples just big? [Abstract]. Obesity Reviews, 7(Suppl. 2).

  • Rush, E. (2006). Healthy aging: Genes and environment. Indian Journal of Gerontology, 20.

  • Rush, E. C., Chandu, V., & Plank, L. D. (2006). Prediction of fat-free mass by bioimpedance analysis in migrant Asian Indian men and women: A cross-validation study. International Journal of Obesity, 30(64).

  • Rush, E. C., Crowley, J., Freitas, I. F., & Luke, A. (2006). Validity of hand-to-foot measurement of bioimpedance: Standing compared with lying position. Obesity, 14.

  • Rush, E., Ferguson, L., Cumin, M., Thakur, V., Karunasinghe, N., & Plank, L. (2006). Kiwifruit consumption reduces DNA fragility: A randomized controlled pilot study in volunteers. Nutrition Research, 26(5).

  • Rush, E., Schulz, S., Obolonkin, V., Simmons, D., & Plank, L. (2006). Are energy drinks contributing to the obesity epidemic?. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 15.

  • Duncan, E. K., Rush, E. C., Duncan, J. S., Schofield, G., & Freitas, I. F. (2005). Estimation of body fatness from bioelectrical impedance in Chinese and Indian children. [Abstract]. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 3.

  • Duncan, J. S., Schofield, G., Duncan, E. K., & Rush, E. C. (2005). Classifying childhood obesity in a multiethnic population: Comparisons among five major ethnic groups. [Abstract]. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 3.

  • Rush, E. (2005). Boil-up for breakfast, fish and chips for lunch. Continuum: Waikato Health News and Views, 3.

  • Duncan, J. S., Schofield, G., Duncan, E. K., & Rush, E. C. (2005). Measuring physical activity in New Zealand children: A population health perspective. New Zealand Journal of Sports Medicine, 32.

  • Freitas, I. F., Rush, E. C., Kolt, G. S., & Luke, A. (2005). An alternative way of measuring hand-to-foot single frequency bioimpedance. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 3.

  • Rush, E., Crowley, J., Luke, A., & Freitas, I. (2005). Influence of position on hand-foot bioimpedance measurement [Abstract]. The Official South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 49(Suppl. 1).

  • Rush, E. C., Simmons, D., Crook, N., & Obolonkin, V. (2005). Starting point for prevention and identification of cut-offs for risk for Type 2 Diabetes in New Zealand Maori [Abstract]. The Official South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 49(Suppl. 1).

  • Nishida, C., Barba, C., Cavalli-Sforza, T., Cutter, J., Deurenberg, P., Darnton-Hill, I., . . . Zimmet, P. (2004). Appropriate body-mass index for Asian populations and its implications for policy and intervention strategies. The Lancet, 363(9403), 157-163. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(03)15268-3

  • Duncan, E., Schofield, G., Duncan, S., Kolt, G. S., & Rush, E. (2004). Ethnicity and body fatness in New Zealanders. The New Zealand Medical Journal, 117(1195).

  • Rush, E. (2004). Guest editorial: Obesity: Action rather than classification. Malaysian Journal of Nutrition, 10(1).

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., Laulu, M., Mitchelson, E., & Coward, W. A. (2004). Accuracy of dietary energy reporting in young New Zealand men and women: Relationships to body composition, physical activity level and ethnicity. International Journal of Body Composition Research, 2.

  • Simmons, D., & Rush, E. (2004). The importance of screening for, and managing, gestational diabetes mellitus in Malta. Malta Medical Journal, 16(4).

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L., Chandu, V., Laulu, M., Simmons, D., Swinburn, B., & Yajnik, C. (2004). Body size, body composition, and fat distribution: A comparison of young New Zealand men of European, Pacific Island and Asian Indian ethnicities. The New Zealand Medical Journal, 117(1207). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal/117-1207/1203/

  • Rush, E. C., Li, L., Chandu, V., & Whiting, R. (2003). Hair zinc concentrations not subject to seasonal variation in adults in New Zealand. Biological Trace Element Research, 95(3).

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., Davies, P. S. W., Watson, P., & Wall, C. R. (2003). Body composition and physical activity in New Zealand Maori, Pacific and European children aged 5-14 years.. British Journal of Nutrition, 90(6).

  • Rush, E. C., Puniani, K., Valencia, M. E., Davies, P. S. W., & Plank, L. D. (2003). Estimation of body fatness from body mass index and biolelectrical impedance: comparison of New Zealand European, Maori and Pacific Island children. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 57.

  • Puniani, K., & Rush, E. C. (2003). The measurement of body fatness of children in New Zealand by bioimpedance [Abstract]. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society of New Zealand, 28.

  • Rush, E. C., & Cumin, M. (2003). Reduction of risk for lifestyle diseases [Abstract]. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society of New Zealand, 28.

  • Rush, E. C., Laului, M. S., Watson, P., & Plank, L. D. (2003). Accuracy of dietary energy reporting in young New Zealand men and women and children [Abstract]. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society of New Zealand, 28.

  • Rush, E. C., Patel, M., Plank, L., & Ferguson, L. (2002). Kiwifruit promotes laxation in the elderly. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 11(2).

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L., Mitchelson, E., & Laulu, M. S. (2002). Central obesity and risk for type 2 diabetes in Maori, Pacific and European young men in New Zealand. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 23(September).

  • Shetty, P., Iyengar, V., Sawaya, A., Diaz, E., Ma, G., Hernandez Triana, M., . . . Roberts, S. (2002). Application of stable isotopic techniques in the prevention of degenerative diseases like obesity and NIDDM in developing societies. Food and Nutrition Bulletin, 23(3), 174-179.

  • Amosa, T., Rush, E. C., & Plank, L. (2001). Frequency of eating occasions reported by young New Zealand Polynesian and European women. Pacific Health Dialog, 8(1).

  • Rush, E. C., Hedges, R., Alsbersberg, B., Qionibaravi, D., & Laulu, M. S. (2001). Staple food intake in a rural village in Verata, Fiji. Pacific Health Dialog, 8(1).

  • Rush, E., Plank, L. D., & Coward, W. A. (1999). Expired 13CO2 and Metabolic Fuel Mix in Young New Zealand Polynesian and Caucasian Women. Journal of Human Ecology, 10(2).

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., & Robinson, S. M. (1999). Estimation of Body Fat in Caucasian and Polynesian Women from Anthropometric Measurements. Applied Radiation Isotopes, 49(5/6).

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., & Coward, W. A. (1999). Energy Expenditure of Young Polynesian and European Women in New Zealand and Relations to Body Composition. American Journal for Clinical Nutrition, 69.

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., & Coward, W. A. (1999). Total Energy Expenditure and Physical Activity in New Zealand European and Polynesian Women. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 69.

  • Rush, E., Laulu, M., Hedges, R., & Aalbersberg, W. (1999). Are You what you Eat?. Pacific Island Nutrition, 40.

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., & Robinson, S. M. (1997). Resting metabolic rate in young Polynesian and Caucasian women. International Journal of Obesity, 21(11), 1071-1075. doi:10.1038/sj.ijo.0800518

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., Laulu, M. S., & Robinson, S. M. (1997). Prediction of percentage body fat from anthropometric measurements: Comparison of New Zealand European and Polynesian young women. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 66(1), 2-7. doi:10.1093/ajcn/66.1.2

Book chapters

  • Rush, E. C. (2018). Non-imaging method: Doubly labelled water. In P. A. Hume, D. A. Kerr, & T. R. Ackland (Eds.), Best practice protocols for physique assessment in sport (pp. 117-129). Singapore: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-981-10-5418-1_10

  • Hume, P., Sheerin, K., Slater, G., Hollings, S., Ackland, T., Kerr, D., & Fuller, K. (2018). Resources: YouTube videos and the JELCKC website and archive. In P. Hume, D. Kerr, & T. Ackland (Eds.), Best practice protocols for physique assessment in sport (pp. 243-269). Singapore: Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. doi:10.1007/978-981-10-5418-1_20

  • Rush, E. C., & Simmons, D. (2014). Physical activity in children: Prevention of obesity and type 2 diabetes. In J. H. Goedecke (Ed.), Diabetes and physical activity (pp. 113-121). Basel, Switzerland: Karger. doi:10.1159/000357341

  • Hinckson, E., McGrath, L., Obolonkin, V., & Rush, E. C. (2013). Practical insights into the measurement of children's physical activity with accelerometers: Data visualization and interpretation. In P. Andre, & H. Varum (Eds.), Accelerometers: Principles, structure and applications. New York, NY: Nova Science.

  • Rush, E., & Bristow, S. (2012). Growth and childhood obesity: Perspective of Pacific Island children in New Zealand. In Handbook of Growth and Growth Monitoring in Health and Disease (pp. 1621-1633). New York: Springer. Retrieved from http://www.springer.com/978-1-4419-1794-2

  • Rush, E. (2010). Body composition in a multiethnic community in New Zealand. In V. R. Preedy (Ed.), Handbook of Anthropometry: Physical Measures of Human Form in Health and Disease. New York: Springer-Verlag.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Lifestyle and wellbeing. In S. Shaw, & B. Deed (Eds.), Health and Environment in the Context of Aotearoa/New Zealand. Melbourne: Oxford University Press. Retrieved from http://www.oup.com.au/titles/higher_ed/health_sciences/9780195585100

  • Kasabov, N., Song, Q., Benuskova, L., Hu, Y., Gottgtroy, P., Jain, V., . . . MacDonell, S. (2008). Integrating Local and Personalised Modelling
    with Global Ontology Knowledge Bases for
    Biomedical and Bioinformatics Decision Support. In T. G. Smolinski, M. G. Milanova, & A. -E. Hassanien (Eds.), Computational Intelligence in Biomedicine and Bioinformatics (pp. 93-116). Springer Verlag.

  • Kasabov, N. K., Song, Q., Benuskova, L., Gottgtroy, P., Jain, V., Verma, A., . . . MacDonell, S. (2008). Integrating local and personalised modelling with global ontology knowledge bases for biomedical and bioinformatics decision support. In T. G. Smolinski, M. G. Milanova, & E. A. Hassanien (Eds.), Computational Intelligence in Biomedicine and Bioinformatics: Current Trends and Applications (pp. 93-116). Springer-Verlag. doi:10.1007/978-3-540-70778-3_4

  • Kasabov, N. K., Song, Q., Benuskova, L., Gottgtroy, P. C. M., Jain, V., Verma, A., . . . MacDonell, S. G. (2008). Integrating Local and Personalised Modelling with Global Ontology Knowledge Bases for Biomedical and Bioinformatics Decision Support.. In T. G. Smolinski, M. G. Milanova, & A. E. Hassanien (Eds.), Computational Intelligence in Biomedicine and Bioinformatics (Vol. 151, pp. 93-116). Springer. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-70778-3

  • Rush, E., Plank, L., & Chandu, V. (2004). Reduction of central obesity, a major risk factor for Type 2 diabetes, through lifestyle change in Asian Indian adults in New Zealand. In Co-ordinated research project on assessment of total energy expenditure and body composition for older adults subjects with different lifestyles (pp. 65-71). Vienna, Austria: International Atomic Energy Agency.

Conference contributions

  • Rush, E. (2019). Understanding nutrients, foods and dietary patterns: a personal perspective. In Smarter Data 2019: Food composition information in this digital age.. Auckland: Oceania Foods. Retrieved from https://www.scienceevents.co.nz/oceania-foods-2019

  • Rush, E. (2019). New Zealand, land of milk and honey?. In Smarter Data 2019: Food composition information in this digital age.. Auckland: Oceania Foods. Retrieved from https://www.scienceevents.co.nz/oceania-foods-2019

  • Rush, E., & Obolonkin, V. (2019). New Zealand: Land of milk and honey. In ICOMES & AOCO 2019 International Conference on Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome & Asia-Oceania Conference on Obesity. Seoul: International Congress on Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome, Korean Society for the Study of Obesity,. Retrieved from http://aoco2019.icomes.or.kr/register/2019_icomes/program/sub02_05.html

  • Phillips, M., Kapitan, S., & Rush, E. (2019). From the store to the kitchen: The effects of an ambient herb scent on healthy food choices. In Academy of Marketing Science Annual Conference. Vancouver. Retrieved from https://www.ams-web.org/event/2019AC

  • Jalili-Moghaddam, S., Rush, E. C., & Mearns, G. (2019). Eating patterns of Pacific children at age 14 Years; Pacific Islands Families Study. In Procedings Vol. 8 (pp. 57). Auckland. doi:10.3390/proceedings2019008057

  • Jalili Moghaddam, S., Iusitini, L., Taylor, S., Plank, L., Mearns, G., Krebs, J., . . . Rush, E. (2019). Early detection of risk for type 2 diabetes and sugary drinks intake. In Proceedings Vol. 37. Napier. doi:10.3390/proceedings2019037013

  • Rush, E., Jalili-Moghaddam, S., Diep, T., & Amoah, I. (2019). Who is eating their veggies?. In Proceedings Vol. 37. Napier: MDPI AG. doi:10.3390/proceedings2019037014

  • Amoah, I., Cairncross, C., & Rush, E. (2019). Beyond nutrition: From conceptualization to development—A case study of a bread. In Proceedings Vol. 37. Napier: MDPI AG. doi:10.3390/proceedings2019037012

  • Rush, E., Savila, F., Ganpule, A., Bhat, D. S., & Yajnik, C. S. (2018). Tale of two extreme worlds – the big and the small. In International Symposium on Understanding the Double Burden of Malnutrition for Effective Interventions. Vienna: IAEA WHO UNICEF. Retrieved from https://www.iaea.org/

  • Yajnik, C. S., Lubree, H., Bhat, D. S., Ganpule, A., & Rush, E. (2018). Increases in body mass and body water in pregnancy and relationship to weight of the child and placenta at birth.. In International Symposium on Understanding the Double Burden of Malnutrition for Effective Interventions. Vienna. Retrieved from https://www.iaea.org/

  • Rush, E., Young, L., & Cairncross, C. (2018). Child nutritional status – alternative metrics to body mass index. In Finding the balance - Te rapu i te pauna - 2018 Annual Meeting of the Nutrition Society of New Zealand. Auckland: Nutrition Society of New Zealand. Retrieved from http://www.nutritionsociety.ac.nz/newsandevents/society-meeting-2018

  • Rush, E., Kirk, M., Parmar, P., Young, L., & Obolonkin, V. (2018). Tackling young children’s growth and teeth together in Under 5 Energize. In Dietitians NZ 2018 75th Anniversary Jubilee Conference. Auckland: Dietitians NZ. Retrieved from https://event.dietitians.org.nz/

  • Cairncross, C., Neill, L., Brown, A., & Rush, E. (2017). Changing our minds – Does eating a dish change a restaurant diner's view of healthiness?. In 10th Asia Pacific Conference on Clinical Nutrition. Adelaide.

  • Rush, E. C. (2017). Obesity policy and action: Closing the gap. NZ experience. In ICOMES International Congress of Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome, the gravity of obesity. Seoul.

  • Krishnamurthi, R. (2017). Effectiveness of motivational interviewing for secondary stroke prevention. In 27th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Stroke Society of Australasia 2017. Queenstown.

  • Rush, E. C. (2016). he Muriel Bell Lecture: Evolution not revolution: nutrition and obesity.. In 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting of the New Zealand Nutrition Society. Christchurch.

  • Cairncross, C., Obolonkin, V., McLennan, S., Latimer, K., & Rush, E. (2016). Project Energize: Continued improvement in time to run 550 metres. In Australia New Zealand Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting. Brisbane. Retrieved from http://anzos-2016.p.asnevents.com.au/days/2016-10-19/abstract/38556

  • Young, L., McLennan, S., Vandal, A. C., Dickinson, A., Parmar, R., & Rush, E. (2016). Dissemination of an early childhood centre nutrition and physical exercise program Under 5 Energize: Using RE-AIM to evaluate research adoption. In International Congress of Obesity. Vancouver.

  • Rush, E. C. (2016). Under 5 Energize: Reducing overweight and obesity and improving dental health through early childhood centres in Māori children. In International Congress of Obesity. Vancouver.

  • Pais, S., Parry, D., Rush, E., & Rowan, J. (2016). Data integration for mobile wellness apps to support treatment of GDM. In Proceedings of the Australasian Computer Science Week Multiconference (ACSW '16). Canberra: ACM. doi:10.1145/2843043.2843382

  • Williams, M., & Rush, E. (2015). Primary and secondary diabetes prevention in Maori. Vancouver.

  • Rush, E., Yan, M., Parsons, A., Kelleher, J., & Brown, D. (2015). Concept to sale of a healthier snack bar. In Food Structures, Digestion and Health, 3rd International Conference. Wellington.

  • Tautolo, E. -S., Rush, E., Iusitini, L., Taylor, S., & Paterson, J. (2015). Shaping improvements in Pacific health & wellbeing over 14 years: Findings from the Pacific Islands Families (PIF) Study. In ANA 6th National Nutrition & Physical Activity Conference. Auckland: Austalasian Association for Nutrition & Physical Activity.

  • Plank, L., Lu, J., Rush, E., & Rowan, J. (2015). Visceral fat measured by DXA correlates with measurement by MRI in children.. In Proceedings of the ESPEN 2015 Congress. Portugal.

  • Young, L., Rush, E. C., Vandal, A. C., & Cutfield, W. (2014). Under 5 Energize Programme: Using the RE-AIM Framework to Evaluate Reach, Adoption and Implementation.. .

  • Savila, F., Garrett, N., & Rush, E. (2014). Mapping retail food outlets and food consumption patterns of children in the Pacific Islands Families Study. In 2014 Cook Islands Annual Health Conference. Rarotonga.

  • Young, L., Rush, E. C., Vandal, A. C., & Cutfield, W. (2014). Under 5’s Energize: Reach and Adoption.. In Gravida National Centre for Growth and Development National Scientific Meeting. Auckland.

  • Bhattacharjee, R., Krishnamurthi, R., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K., Parmar, P., Rush, E., . . . Witt, E. (2014). DOUBLE Stroke incidence in younger adults from Auckland, New Zealand: Findings from the ARCOS IV Stroke study. . Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

  • Krishnamurthi, R., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K., Parag, V., Rush, E., Davis-Martin, K., . . . Feigin, V. (2014). Incidence and outcomes of stroke: Findings from the population-based Auckland Regional Community Stroke Study (ARCOS IV). In 25th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Stroke Society of Australasia. Queensland: International Journal of Stroke 9(S1), 12-12.

  • Bhattacharjee, R., Krishnamurthi, R., Barker-Collo, S., McPherson, K., Parmar, P., Rush, E., . . . Witt, E. (2014). Stroke incidence in younger adults from Auckland, New Zealand: Findings from the ARCOS IV Stroke study. In International Journal of Stroke Vol. 9 (Supplement 1) (pp. 12-13). Queensland: SAGE Publications.

  • Rush, E. C., Pearce, L., Drewnowski, A., Tavite, S., & Bell, A. C. (2014). Nutrient profile of imported food 2008 to 2012: Tracking improvement. In International Conference of Obesity. Kuala Lumpur.

  • Young, L., Rush, E., Vandal, A. C., & Cutfield, W. (2014). Under 5 energize programme: Using the RE-AIM framework to evaluate reach, adoption and implementation. In Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society in conjunction with the Australian Lifestyle Medicine Association, Annual Scientific Meeting. Sydney: Elsevier.

  • Savila, F., Taylor, S., Obolonkin, V., & Rush, E. (2013). Home environments, food patterns and growth among Pacific children in Auckland. In 2013 Pasifika Medical Association Conference. Nuku’alofa.

  • Rush, E. C. (2013). Go-grow-glow: Project Energize. In AUT Manukau Research Symposium Series. Auckland.

  • Theadom, A., Mahon, S., Feigin, V., Barker-Collo, S., & Rush, E. (2012). Enzogenol supplementation for improving cognitive function pot-traumatic brain injury: A pilot study. In World Conference Neurorehabilitation. Melbourne: Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair.

  • Cooper, R., Obolonkin, V., & Rush, E. (2012). Relationships of waist-to-height ratio and body fat percent with time to run 550m in primary school children. In Obesity Research & Clinical Practice (pp. 34-35). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.071

  • Rush, E. C., Obolonkin, V., Potter, R., & Graham, D. (2012). Prevalence of reported asthma in children living in the Waikato Region: Relation to run speed, body fat and gender. In Obesity Research & Clinical Practice Vol. 6 (pp. 57). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.117

  • Savila, F., Obolonkin, V., & Rush, E. (2012). Tracking obesogenic food consumption patterns of children in The Pacific Islands Families Study 2004-2006. In Obesity Research & Clincal Practice Vol. 6, Supplement 1 (pp. 58). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.118

  • Mearns, G., Rush, G., & Koziol-McLean, J. (2012). Vitamin B12 deficiency and body anthropometry in South Asian women of child bearing age. In Obesity Research & Clincal Practice Vol. 6, Supplement 1 (pp. 65). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.134

  • Lu, W., & Rush, E. (2012). Preparation technique and rice variety: Modeling the effect on long-term fasting blood glucose. In Obesity Research & Clinical Practice Vol. 6 (pp. 89). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.183

  • Ding, J., Lu, J., & Rush, E. (2012). Using de novo lipogenesis biomarkers to study the influence of caffeine in combination with sugar on the energy metabolism of humans with different caffeine metabolic phenotypes and activity levels. In Obesity Research & Clinical Practice Vol. 6 (pp. 72). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.148

  • Long, X., Obolonkin, V., Lu, J., & Rush, E. (2012). Caffeine and sugar: Breath by breath analysis of the acute effects on fat and carbohydrate oxidation and heart and respiratory rate variability. In Obesity Research & Clincal Practice Vol. 6 (pp. 88). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.182

  • Obolonkin, V., & Rush, E. (2012). Monitoring children: Two examples of the generation and use of centile charts. In Obesity Research & Clinical Practice Vol. 6 (pp. 76). Auckland. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2012.08.156

  • Rush, E. C., McLennan, S., Williams, M., Mavoa, H., & Wate, G. (2012). Translational research. In Australian & New Zeland Obesity Society Annual Meeting (ANZOS 2012): For Our Children's Children. Auckland.

  • Ding, J., Lu, J., & Rush, E. (2012). Using de novo lipogenesis biomarkers to study the influence of caffeine in combination with sugar on the energy metabolism of humans with different caffeine metabolic phenotypes and activity levels. In Australia and New Zealand Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting. Auckland.

  • Long, X., Obolonkin, V., Lu, J., & Rush, E. (2012). Caffeine and sugar: Breath by breath analysis of the synergistic effects on fat and carbohydrate oxidation and heart and respiratory rate variability over two hours. In the Australia and New Zealand Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. C., Mitchell, B., McLennan, S., Graham, D., & Gilmour, J. (2011). Improving children's movement skills: A Project Energize intervention. In Agencies for Nutrition Action: Rethinking our Future. Auckland. Retrieved from http://www.ana.org.nz/conference11/BrookeMitchell-Improvingchildrensmovement.pdf

  • Rush, E. C., McLennan, S., Latimer, K., Graham, D., Gilmore, J., & Obolonkin, V. (2011). Project Energize: Moving in the right direction. In Agencies for Nutrition Action: Rethinking our Future. Auckland. Retrieved from http://www.ana.org.nz/conference11/

  • Mahon, S., Theadom, A., Barker-Collo, S., Feigin, V., & Rush, E. (2011). Enzogenol supplementation for improving cognitive function in post-TBI subjects: A pilot study. In New Zealand Stroke and Applied Neuroscience Conference proceedings. Auckland.

  • Donaldson, C., Young, O., & Rush, E. (2010). Could impaired gastric digestion be a primary cause of protein malnutrition in the elderly?. In Nutrition Society of New Zealand Conference. Wellington.

  • Kira, G., Rush, E., Graham, D., McLennan, S., & Kilding, A. (2010). Low fat milk fortified with vitamin D over 2- years: vitamin D status, HDL, cholesterol, insulin sensitivity and bone stiffness in children. In Symposium conducted at the meeting of the 11th International Congress on Obesity. Stockholm.

  • Rush, E. (2010). Intergenerational Illness. In The Health: The Wealth of the Nation Symposium. .

  • Rush, E., Graham, D., Coppinger, T., & McLennan, S. (2010). Project Energize: A sustainable intervention. In The Australia & New Zealand Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting. Sydney. doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2010.09.071

  • Rush, E., McLennan, S., Latimer, K., & Graham, D. (2010). Project Energize: Survey of the food habits of primary school children in the Waikato. In Nutrition Society of New Zealand Conference. Wellington.

  • Rush, E., Rowan, J., & Bristow, S. (2010). Body composition and fat distribution of European, Indian, Chinese and Polynesian two-year-old children. In Symposium conducted at the meeting of the 11th International Congress on Obesity. Stockholm.

  • Williams, M., & Rush, E. (2010). Principles of Partnership, Participation, and Protection in Indigenous Health in New Zealand. In The Australia & New Zealand Obesity Society Annual Scientific Meeting; A time for change. Sydney.

  • Long, X., Cairns, S., Lucas, P., & Rush, E. (2010). Caffeine consumed with and without sugar: Acute effects on fat and carbohydrate oxidisation and heart and respiratory rate variability. In Nutrition Society of New Zealand Conference. Wellington.

  • Crocket, A., Dickson, G., & Rush, E. (2009). Creating a healthier eating environment at a New Zealand university. In 19th International Congress of Nutrition. Bangkok.

  • Mearns, G., & Rush, E. (2009). B12 in Indian Vegetarians during Pregnancy. In Asian Nutrition and Physical Activity Forum Programme 2009. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Follow-up of children born to GDM women treated with metformin. In Diabetes in Pregnancy Special Interest. Chennai.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Growth - history does repeat. In 61st Annual Scientific Meeting, Starving in the age of (wealth) recession: The ecology of child health. Hamilton.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Insights into Food Security for Pacific People by Pacific People. In Agencies for Nutrition Action 'Kia Hono: Kia Awe, Cultivating Connections: Inspiring Solutions. Wellington.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Insights into food security for Pacific People by Pacific People. In Tino lelei: Holding hands: Sharing our strengths. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Insights into life long health for Indian people in New Zealand. In First Hindu Youth and Women convention. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Obesity, what lies beneath?. In Cardiovascular risk and metabolic syndrome in mental health service users. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2009). Project Energize: evolution not revolution! Functional Foods: smart foods for healthy kids. In Functional Foods: smart foods for healthy kids. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2009). The choice of cut-offs for obesity risk in a multiethnic population. In 2009 Australasian Conference on Obesity. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2009). The sunshine vitamin – why we are not getting it in sunny godzone?. In 61st Annual Scientific Meeting, Starving in the age of (wealth) recession: The ecology of child health. Hamilton.

  • Rush, E., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2009). Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy- evidence for success. In 5th Asia-Oceania Conference on Obesity. Mumbai.

  • Rush, E., Kilding, A., & Chhchhia, P. (2009). Water turnover in children and young adults. In 19th International Congress of Nutrition. Bangkok.

  • Rush, E., Rowan, J., & Gao, W. (2009). Tracking obesity from birth – relationships to maternal obesity, gestational diabetes, sex and ethnicity. In 5th Asia-Oceania Conference on Obesity. Mumbai.

  • Verma, A., Kasabov, N., Rush, E., & Song, Q. (2009). Ontology Based Personalized Modeling for Chronic Disease Risk Analysis: An Integrated Approach. In Advances in neural information processing, Proc. of ICONIP 2008, LNCS Vol. 5506 (pp. 1204-1210). Auckland: Springer. Retrieved from http://www.springerlink.com/content/y1335173425n532g/fulltext.pdf

  • Oliver, M., Schluter, P. J., Rush, E., Schofield, G. M., & Paterson, J. (2009). An exploration of physical activity, sedentary behaviours, and body size in Pacific children. In 2009 Sports Medicine New Zealand Sports Medicine and Science Conference. Rotorua.

  • Rush, E., Chhichhia, P., Wen, J., Xin, S., Rowan, J., & Plank, L. (2008). One formula does not fit all: ethnic differences in New Zealand. In Proceedings of the Third International Asian Health and Wellbieng Conference (pp. 28). Auckland: University of Auckland, School of Population Health.

  • Rush, E., Crook, N., & Simmons, D. (2008). Contributions to diabetes prevention and understanding -t he Te Wai o Rona Diabetes Prevention Strategy. In Proceedings of the HEHA Research, Evaluation and Monitoring Conference (pp. 103). : Healthy Eating Healthy Action.

  • Rush, E., & Hinepo Williams, M. (2008). Contributions to Diabetes Prevention and Understanding - Te Wai Rona. In National Maori Nutrition & Physical Activity Hui. Auckland.

  • Rush, E., Hoque, E., & Joshy, G. (2008). Lifestyle and health for Asian children and young people. In Third International Asian Health and Wellbeing Conference. New Zealand.

  • Rush, E., McLennan, S., Graham, D., Reed, P., & Appleton, S. (2008). Milk,fruit and hungry children - indicators of change from Project Energize. In The What's happening in Our Backyard? HEHA research, evaluation and montoring conference. Wellington.

  • Simmons, D., Rush, E., & Crook, N. (2008). Diabetes among women with self reported past gestational diabetes mellitus in Te Wai O Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. In Diabetic Pregnancy Study. Cavtat.

  • Simmons, D., Rush, E., & Crook, N. (2008). Diabetes among women with self reported past gestational diabetes mellitus in Te Wai O Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. In Diabetic Pregnancy Study Group. Cavtat.

  • Juranovich, G. D., Rush, E. C., Graham, D., Williams, L., & Kilding, A. (2007). Body composition and fitness in 5-12 year old children. In New Zealand Sports Medicine & Science Conference Programme and Collected Abstracts (pp. 100). Hamilton.

  • Rush, E. (2007). Fatness and Fitness. In The Joint New Zealand & Australian Nutrition Societies Conference. Albany.

  • Rush, E. (2007). Pacific peoples' growth - World leaders?. In College of Nurses Conference. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2007). Sharing insights of obesity in New Zealand's multi-ethnic population. In 3rd ANZONA (Australia New Zealand Orthopaedic Nurses Association) International Conference. Rotorua.

  • Rush, E. A., Graham, D., McLennan, S., Appleton, S., & Reed, P. (2007). Determinants of growth in 5 and 10 year children after two years in the "Project Energize" programme. In Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity Meeting Procedures & Abstract Book (pp. 44-45). Canberra.

  • Rush, E. C., Graham, D., McLennan, S., Appleton, S., & Robertson, J. (2007). Determinants of growth in 5 and 10 year children after two years in Project Energize programme. In National Nutrition and Physical Activity Public Health Conference Programme and Abstract Book (pp. 70). Rotorua.

  • Rush, E., Obolonkin, V., & Paterson, J. (2007). Frequently consumed foods and body composition in 4-year-old Pacific Island children. In 4th Asia-Oceania Conference on Obesity Abstract Book (pp. 66). Seoul.

  • Rush, E., Valencia, M., & Plank, L. (2007). Validity of 7-day physical activity diaries. In New Zealand Sports Medicine & Science Conference Programme and Collected Abstracts (pp. 76). Hamilton.

  • Rush, E., Valencia, M., & Plank, L. (2007). Validity of 7 day physical activity diaries. In Proceedings of the NZ Sports Medicine and Science Conference (pp. 76). Hamilton: NZSMS.

  • Xin, L. P., Chhichhia, P. C., Rush, E. C., Lucas, P. R., & Power, N. (2007). Measurement of dietary vitamin B12 and folate intakes in vulnerable groups. In Nutrition Society conference. Auckland.

  • Juranovich, G. D., Rush, E. C., Kilding, A., Williams, L., & Graham, D. (2007). Substrate metabolism and fitness are associated with body composition in primary school children. In Agencies for Nutrition Action Annual Conference. Rotorua.

  • Appleton, S., Graham, D., Rush, E., McLennan, S., & Simmons, D. (2006). Project Energize: A schools-based programme designed to increase activity and improve nutrition. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 20). Auckland.

  • Chandrasekar, C., Simmons, D., Rush, E., & Crook, N. (2006). Characteristics of Maori participants with undiagnosed diabetes in Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes Prevention Strategy. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes 30th Annual Meeting (pp. 25). Palmerston North.

  • Chhichhia, P., Nabiryo, C., Hinckson, E. A., & Rush, E. (2006). Effects of diet on future health: Interrelationships among diet, energy expenditure, body composition and risk factors for lifestyle disease in Indian pre-adolescents. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 21). Auckland.

  • Clark, P., Simmons, D., Rush, E., & Crook, N. (2006). Risk of diabetes and abnormal glucose tolerance among women with self-reported past gestational diabetes mellitus in the Te Wai O Rona diabetes prevention strategy. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes 30th Annual Meeting Abstract and Programme Book (pp. 50). Palmerston North.

  • Duncan, S. J., Schofield, G., Duncan, E. K., & Rush, E. (2006). Correlates of excess body fatness in New Zealand children. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 13). Auckland.

  • Graham, D., Appleton, S., Rush, E., McLennan, S., & Simmons, D. (2006). Project Energise: Evaluating a schools-based nutrition and physical activity programme. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 15). Auckland.

  • Rush, E. (2006). Health promoting properties of kiwifruit?. In Zespri Health and Nutrition Conference. Tauranga.

  • Rush, E., & Paterson, J. (2006). Pacific Island Family study - Frequently consumed foods. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 13). Auckland.

  • Rush, E., Puniani, N., Snowling, N., & Paterson, J. (2006). Food security: Food cost, selection and healthy eating in a Pacific community in Auckland, New Zealand. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 18). Auckland.

  • Rush, E., & Simmons, D. (2006). Cut-offs and obesity labels - What is the point?. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 13). Auckland.

  • Rush, E., Simmons, D., Crook, N., & Obolonkin, V. (2006). Starting point for prevention and identification of cut-offs for risk for Type 2 diabetes in New Zealand Maori. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes 30th Annual Meeting Abstract and Programme Book (pp. 24). Palmerston North.

  • Simmons, D., & Rush, E. (2006). Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes prevention study. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 14). Auckland.

  • Simmons, D., Rush, E., Crook, N., Williams, M. H., Johnstone, W., Bridson, C., & Wilkinson, G. (2006). Weight reduction among Maori in Te Wai o Rona: Diabetes prevention strategy: Vanguard study findings. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes 30th Annual Meeting: Abstract and Programme Book (pp. 21). Palmerston North.

  • Snowling, N., Rush, E., & Rowan, J. (2006). Body composition of two-year-old children by DEXA. In New Zealand Satellite Meeting of the International Congress of Obesity Conference Handbook (pp. 21). Auckland.

  • Williams, M. H., Oehley, M., Rush, E., & Simmons, D. (2006). Mapping the availability and accessibility of healthy food within the Waikato and Lakes District health regions: Te Wai o Rona diabetes prevention strategy. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes 30th Annual Meeting Abstract and Programme Book (pp. 36). Palmerston North.

  • Crowley, J., Rush, E., Freitas, I., & Luke, A. (2005). Validity of hand-to-foot measurement of bioelectrical impedance: Standing compared with lying position [Abstract]. In New Zealand Sports Medicine and Science Conference Collected Abstracts (pp. 28). : Sports Medicine New Zealand.

  • Crowley, J., Rush, E., Freitas, I., & Luke, A. (2005). Bioelectrical impedance measurement of body fatness: practical considerations [Abstract]. In New Zealand Dietetic Association Conference Programme and Abstracts (pp. 40-41). : New Zealand Dietetic Association Conference.

  • Freitas, I. F. J., & Rush, E. C. (2005). Prevalence of obesity in New Zealand and Brazilian children [Abstract]. In Agencies for Nutrition Action Inaugural Public Health, Nutrition and Physical Activity Conference Programme (pp. 55). : Sport and Recreation New Zealand.

  • Kolt, G. S., Schofield, G. M., Chadha Narender, K., Oliver, M., & Rush, E. (2005). Socio-environmental correlates of health-related physical activity and body fatness in older Asian Indians in New Zealand [Abstract]. In Scientific Conference of the Australasian Society for Behavioural Health and Medicine Conference Book of Abstracts (pp. 33). : Australasian Society for Behavioural Health and Medicine.

  • Puniani, N., & Rush, E. (2005). One size does fit all - the measurement of the body fatness of children in New Zealand by bioimpedance [Abstract]. In Pacifika Medical Association of NZ 7th Annual Conference Book of Abstracts (pp. 26). : Pacifika Medical Association of NZ.

  • Rush, E., Puniani, N., Snowling, N., Paterson, J., Butler, S., Crowley Malcolm, E., & Gao, W. (2005). The provision of a nutritious variety of food for young Pacific families. In Health Rights; Rights to Health? Conference. Apia.

  • Rush, E., Simmons, D., Obolonkin, V., Crook, N., & Team, T. W. O. R. D. P. S. (2005). Baseline data for the development of a multipartner community based programme for the prevention of Diabetes te wai o rona Diabetes prevention strategy [Abstract]. In Agencies for Nutrition Action Inaugural Public Health, Nutrition and Physical Activity Conference Programme Book (pp. 53). : SPARC.

  • Valencia, M. E., Aleman, H., Robles, A. E., Macias, N., Ramirez, E., Huerta, R., . . . Salazar, G. (2005). Estudio de la composicion corporal en humanos en Mexico, Nueva Zelanda, Cuba y Chile. In Centre for Food and Development. Mexico.

  • Rush, E. (2004). Different engines: Body composition, metabolism, fuel, activity and intervention. [Abstract]. In Australian Society for the Study of Obesity (New Zealand Branch) Meeting proceedings and abstract book (pp. 10-11). : School of Population Health, University of Auckland.

  • Rush, E., Chandu, V., & Plank, L. (2004). Reduction of risk factors for type 2 diabetes through lifestyle change in Asian Indian adults in New Zealand.[Abstract]. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes 28th Annual Scientific Meeting Conference programme and abstract booklet (pp. 35). : New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes.

  • Rush, E. C., Chandu, V., & Plank, L. D. (2004). Reduction of central obesity, a major risk factor for type 2 diabetes, through life style changes in Asian Indian adults in New Zealand. [Abstract]. In Inaugural International Asian Health Conference programme and abstracts. : School of Population Health, University of Auckland.

  • Rush, E. C., Swinburn, B. A., Chandu, V., & Plank, L. D. (2004). Differences in body composition among European, Maori, Pacific Island and Indian people in New Zealand. [Abstract]. In Inaugural International Asian Health Conference programme and abstracts. : School of Population Health, University of Auckland.

  • Rush, E., Chandu, V., & Plank, L. D. (2004). Effects of lifestyle changes on risk factors for life style diseases in Asian Indian adults in New Zealand [Abstract]. In Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity 13th Annual Scientific Meeting Proceedings & Abstract Book (pp. 83-84). : Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity.

  • Rush, E., Scragg, R., Schaff, D., Fitzgerald, E., & Plank, L. (2004). Body fat measured by bioimpedance in a subsample of the 2002 New Zealand Children's Nutrition Survey [Abstract]. In Meeting Proceedings & Abstract Book of Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity 13th Annual Scientific Meeting: Managing the Obesity Epidemic in Children and Families (pp. 49). : ASSO.

  • Duncan, J. S., Schofield, G., & Rush, E. (2003). Measuring physical activity in New Zealand children. [Abstract].. In Proceedings of the New Zealand Sports Medicine and Science Conference (pp. 55). : Sports Medicine New Zealand.

  • Sherpa, E. K., Schofield, G., Rush, E., & Kolt, G. S. (2003). Associations between ethnicity and body fatness in New Zealand. [Abstract].. In Proceedings of the New Zealand Sports Medicine and Science Conference New Zealand (pp. 129). : Sports Medicine New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. C. (2003). Differences in fat distribution among European, Maori, Pacific Island and Indian people in New Zealand. In Asia Oceanic Society for the Study of Obesity (MASO 2003). Kuala Lumpur.

  • Rush, E. C., Laulu, M. S., Watson, P., & Plank, L. D. (2003). Accuracy of dietary energy reporting in young New Zealand men and women and children. In 2003 Nutrition Society of New Zealand Conference. .

  • Rush, E. C., Schulz, S., Plank, L., & Oblonkin, V. (2003). The effect of an energy drink containing caffeine on respiration, energy expenditure and respiratory exchange ratio in young women. In Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity 12th Annual Scientific Meeting. Hunter Valley, NSW.

  • Cumin, M., Ferguson, L., & Rush, E. C. (2002). Reduction of risk for lifestyle diseases. In Association of Women in the Sciences Conference. Auckland University of Technology.

  • AWIS., Laulu, M. S., Rush, E. C., & Ferguson, L. (2002). Flavonoids - are we eating them?. In Association of Women in the Sciences Conference. Auckland University of Technology, Auckland.

  • Patel, M., Ferguson, L., Plank, L., & Rush, E. C. (2002). The laxative effect of kiwifruit in the elderly. In Association of Women in the Sciences Conference. Auckland University of Technology.

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L., Chandu, V., Laulu, M. S., Jovanovic, L., & Swinburn, B. (2002). Body proportions - Apples, pears and long legs. What's the difference?. In Association of Women in the Sciences Conference. Auckland University of Technology.

  • Rush, E. C. (2002). BMI cut-offs and risk factors - A Pacific perspective. In World Health Organisation Expert Consultation Meeting. Singapore.

  • Rush, E. C. (2002). All fat is not created equal. In Diabetes Unit Workshop. Rasta Peth Pune.

  • Jovanovic, L. M., Rush, E., Plank, L., & Swinburn, B. (2001). Body fat distribution: comparison between NZ European, Maori and Samoan ethnic groups. In International Union of Physiological Sciences. Christchurch. Retrieved from http://www.iups2001.org.nz/

  • Rush, E., Laulu, M. S., Mitchelson, E., & Plank, L. (2001). Central Obesity and Risk for Type 2 Diabetes in Maori, Pacific and European Young Men in New Zealand. In Second Research Coordination Meeting of the International Atomic Energy Agency's Coordinated Research Project on 'Application of Nuclear Techniques in the Prevention of Degenerative Diseases (Obesity and Non-Insulin Dependent Diseases) in Ageing'. Kingston.

  • Rush, E., Plank, L., Mitchelson, E., & Laulu, M. S. (2001). Energy expenditure and metabolism in Maori, Pacific Island and New Zealand European men. In 17th International Congress of NutritionProceedings published in : Annals of Nutrition & Metabolism. (This is the Official Journal of the Federation of European Nutrition Societies) Vol. 45 Suppl 1 (pp. 4.05-2.013 (abstract on page 352)). : S. Karger, Medical and Scientific Publishers.

  • Shetty, P., Iyengar, V., Sawaya, A., Diaz, E., Guansheng, M., Hernandez, M., . . . Roberts, S. (2001). Application of stable isotopic techniques in the prevention of degenerative diseases (obesity and NIDDM) in developing societies. In 17th International Congress of NutritionProceedings published in: Annals of Nutrition & Metabolism (This is the Official Journal of the Federation of European Nutrition Societies) Vol. 45 Suppl 1 (pp. 4.06-02.015 (abstract on page 360)). : S. Karger, Medical and Scientific Publishers.

  • Rush, E., Watson, P., & Wall, C. (2000). Dietary validation for the New Zealand National Children's Nutrition Survey. In Fourth International Conference on Dietary Assessment Methods. A Challenge for the New Millenium: Promoting the Appropriate Use of Dietary Assessment Tools for All.. Tucson, Arizona.

  • Rush, E., Amosa, T., & Plank, L. (2000). Frequency of Eating Occasions Reported by Young NZ Polynesian and European Women. In 2000 Pre-Olympic Congress, International Congress of Sport Science Sports Medicine and Physical Education (Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity).. Brisbane.

  • Rush, E. (2000). Body size, metabolism and ethnicity. In New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes - Annual Scientific Meeting.. Christchurch.

  • Rush, E. (2000). The Children's Nutrition Survey - Validation of Methods to Assess Dietary Intake.. In New Zealand Dietetic Association , National Conference: Evolution and Revolution in the 21st Century - Food and Nutrition in the Changing World.. Wellington.

  • Laulu, M., Rush, E., & Plank, L. (1999). A Preliminary Study Investigating the Differences in Appendicular Skeletal Muscle Mass among New Zealand Maori, Samoan and European People. In Living Science Conference. Dunedin.

  • Rush, E., Plank, L., & Laulu, M. (1999). Metabolic Studies in New Zealand using Stable Isotopes. In Pacific Partners in Nutrition Conference. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. C., Plank, L. D., & Laulu, M. S. (1999). Relationships of Body Mass Index with Stature: Differences among New Zealand Maori, Samoan and European People. In Australasian Society for the Study of Obesity Annual Meeting. Sydney.

  • Rush, E. (1999). Energy Expenditure and Metabolism in Maori, Pacific Island and New Zealand European Men. In International Atomic Energy Agency First Research Coordination Meeting of the International Atomic Energy Agency Coordinated Research Project on 'Application of Nuclear Techniques in the Prevention of Degenerative Diseases (Obesity and Non-insulin Dependent Diabetes) in Ageing'. Vienna.

  • Rush, E., Laulu, M., Hedges, R., & Aalbersberg, W. (1999). Are You What You Eat?. In Living Science Conference. Dunedin.

  • Totua, I., & Rush, E. (1999). The Glycosylation of Haemoglobin: Application and Relevance to Diabetes Mellitus. In Living Science Conference. Dunedin.

Reports

  • Cairncross, C., & rush, E. (2017). Lunchboxes and sandwiches: New Zealand school children. A technical report prepared for the Baking Industry Research Trust: Lunchboxes and sandwiches: New Zealand school children. A technical report prepared for the Baking Industry Research Trust. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Parmar, P., Rush, E., Oliver, M., Vandal, A., Carr, H., Young, L., . . . Cutfield, W. (2014). Evaluation Report Under5Energize.

  • Parmar, P., Rush, E., Oliver, M., Vandal, A., Carr, H., Young, L., . . . Cutfield, W. (2014). Evaluation Report Under5Energize.

  • Rush, E. C., & Pearce, L. (2013). Foods imported into the Tokelau Islands: 10th May 2008 to 1 April 2012.

  • Rush, E. C., Graham, D., McLennan, S., & Latimer, K. (2011). An evaluation of nutrition and physical activity in Waikato primary schools (Project Energize: June 2008 to June 2011) Key Findings. Retrieved from http://weightmanagement.hiirc.org.nz/

  • Rush, E. C., McLennan, S., Graham, D., & Latimer, K. (2011). An evaluation of nutrition and physical activity in Waikato primary schools (Project Energize: June 2008 to June 2011). Hamilton: Sport Waikato. Retrieved from http://sportwaikato.org.nz/

  • World Health Organisation Expert Consultation., & Rush, E. (2011). Waist Circumference and Waist–Hip Ratio:Report of a WHO Expert Consultation Geneva, 8–11 December 2008. Geneva: World Health Organisation. Retrieved from http://libdoc.who.int/publications/2011/9789241501491_eng.pdf

  • Rush, E. C. (2011). Waist Circumference and Waist-Hip Ratio Report of a WHO Expert Consultation, Geneva, 8–11
    December 2008.
    . Geneva: WHO Library. Retrieved from http://libdoc.who.int/publications/2011/9789241501491_eng.pdf

  • Rush, E. (2009). Food Security for Pacific Peoples in New Zealand. Wellington: Obesity Action Coalition.

  • Schofield, G. M., Rush, E., Schofield, L., Soper, C., Badland, H., Williden, M., & Mackay, L. (2007). Government Walk the Talk. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. C. (2003). Body fat percentage measured by bioimpedance - substudy of Children's Nutrition Survey. Auckland.

  • Rush, E. C., Laulu, M. S., Mitchelson, E., & Plank, L. (2002). Central obesity and risk for type 2 diabetes in Maori, Pacific and European young men in New Zealand. [Report]. Kingston, Jamaica.

  • Rush, E. C. (2002). Medical Resarch Council Resource Centre for Human Nutrition Research Scientific Report 1998-2002. [ Report]. Cambridge, UK.

  • Rush, E. C., Laulu, M. S., Plank, L., & Mitchelson, E. (2002). Total energy expenditure and body composition in Maori, Pacific and European men in New Zealand. Bangalore, India.

  • Rush, E., Laulu, M. S., Mitchelson, E., & Plank, L. (2001). Central Obesity and Risk for Type 2 Diabetes in Maori, Pacific and European Young Men in New Zealand. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E., Scragg, R., Watson, P., Chevenkov, A., Durie, M., Finau, S., . . . Wall, C. (2000). Pre-testing and Consultation Outputs. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Watson, P., Rush, E., Wall, C., Scragg, R., O'Brien, M., McDonald, B., . . . Wright, H. (2000). Interviewer Training and Procedures Manual. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Watson, P., Rush, E., Wall, C., O'Brien, M., McDonald, B., Stewart, E., . . . Wright, H. (2000). Validation Outputs. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Watson, P., Rush, E., Wall, C., Scragg, R., O'Brien, M., McDonald, B., . . . Wright, H. (2000). Development and pretesting methodologies for the Children's Nutrition Survey. Outputs for the physical activity, anthropometry, blood sampling, urine sampling and general questionnaire. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Watson, P., Rush, E., Wall, C., Scragg, R., O'Brien, M., McDonald, B., . . . Wright, H. (2000). Development and pretesting methodologies for the Children's Nutrition Survey. Outputs for: the 24-hour recall, food frequency questionnaire, food security, key food habits and barriers to dietary change. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E., Laulu, M. S., Mitchelson, E., & Plank, L. (1999). Energy Expenditure and Metabolism in Maori, Pacific Island and New Zealand European Men (NAHRES-47). Vienna, Austria.

Theses

  • Phillips, M. (2017). Store atmospherics as a prime to nudge shoppers toward healthier food choices. (Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, NZ). Retrieved from http://aut.researchgateway.ac.nz/handle/10292/10977

  • Williams, M. (2014). Te Rongoa Kakariki: kanohi-ki-te-kanohi, e pai ana? A mixed methods randomized trial of two approaches to the Green Prescription. (Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand). Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10292/8648

Oral presentations

  • Rush, E. C. (2011). Project Energize: Moved in the right direction. Adelaide. Retrieved from http://www.obesityresearchclinicalpractice.com/

  • Rush, E. (2009). Follow-up of children born to GDM women treated with metformin. Chennai, India.

  • Paterson, J., & Rush, E. (2007). Pacific child health and obesity. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. (2006). Obesity is an inflammatory process. Waikato Hospital Clinical School, Hamilton, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. (2006). What is the point of "obesity"?. University of Otago, Dunedin.

  • Rush, E. (2005). Fitness v fatness - lowering risk for lifestyle disease. Snells Beach, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. (2005). Move more eat less: Putting the squeeze on lifestyle disease; current research. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E., & Dalton, J. (2005). Te Wai o Rona - Diabetes Prevention Strategy. Hamilton, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. (2005). Body shape, body composition and body measurements. Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. (2005). Obesity and related diseases: Ethnic and environmental differences. University of Switzerland.

  • Rush, E., Chandu, V., & Plank, L. (2005). Reduction of abdominal fat and chronic disease risk factors by lifestyle change. Antigua, Guatemala.

  • Rush, E. C. (2003). Putting the squeeze on lifestyle disease. Lions Club of Pt Chevalier, Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Rush, E. C. (2003). Update on measuring energy expenditure and body fat - adults, children, ethnic differences. Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Putra, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Other outputs

  • Amoah, I., Cairncross, C., & Rush, E. (2017). The battle for better nutrition: The role of the escalating fruit and vegetable prices. In New Zealand Medical Journal (Vol. 130, Iss. 1465, pp. 107-108).

  • Lu, L. W., Monro, J., Lu, J., & Rush, E. (2017). Freshly prepared or reheated? The effect of cold storage and reheating of parboiled rice on consumer preference and acceptability in Auckland, New Zealand. doi:10.20944/preprints201711.0036.v1

  • Lu, L. W., Venn, B., Lu, J., Monro, J., & Rush, E. (2017). Effect of rice cooking methods on postprandial glycaemic response, satiety and palatability, and chewed particle size distribution. doi:10.20944/preprints201704.0092.v1

  • Young, L., McLennan, S., Kirk, M., & Rush, E. C. (2016). Residential mobility: diluting the potential of public health programmes. In New Zealand Medical Journal (Iss. 1440).

  • Rush, E., McLennan, S., Obolonkin, V., Cooper, R., & Hamlin, M. (2015). Invited commentary on Beyond the randomised controlled trial and BMI-evaluation of effectiveness of through-school nutrition and physical activity programmes. In Public Health Nutrition (Iss. 9). Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/S1368980014003322

  • Rush, E., McLennan, S., Obolonkin, V., Cooper, R., & Hamlin, M. (2015). In response to Letter to the Editor: Beyond the randomised control – assessment tool. In Public Health Nutrition (Iss. 11). Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/S136898001500155X

  • Rush, E., McLennan, S., Obolonkin, V., Cooper, R., & Hamlin, M. (2014). In response to Letter to the Editor: Beyond the randomised control - Assessment tool. In Public Health Nutrition (Iss. 11). Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/S136898001500155X

  • Rush, E. C. (2014). Commentary - New from the journals, Quarterly Newsletter, Agencies for Nutrition Action. (Iss. 57). Agencies for Nutrition Action. Retrieved from http://www.ana.org.nz/news-and-events/newsletters

  • Rush, E. C., & Obolonkin, V. (2014). Waikato 2011 centile charts for assessment of time to run 550m (Internet publication). Retrieved from http://aut.researchgateway.ac.nz/handle/10292/8235

  • Rush, E. C. (2014). Article : Big backing for sugarless lanes in NZ - E Rush comment.. New Zealand Herald.. Retrieved from http://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/news/article.cfm?c_id=3&objectid=11293943

  • Rush, E. C. (2014). What is eaten and what is not eaten. Retrieved from http://www.nutritionfoundation.org.nz/news-and-hot-topics/NZNF-Newsletters

  • Rush, E. C. (2012). Reducing obesity related chronic disease: Global policy development and actions from New Zealand. In Obesity Research & Clinical Practice (Iss. 3). doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2011.10.001

  • Rush, E. (2008). Marketing high fat, salt and sugar foods and beverages to children. Presentation/Text for LexisNexis Professional Development, Fair Trading Act, Advertising and Marketing Law.

  • Rush., C, E., & ACC. (2007). ACC nutrition plan.

  • Snowling, N., Rush, E., & Ahio, L. (2007). Food security, selection and cost: More than just calories?. In Agencies for Nutrition Action Update (Iss. March).

  • Carrington, R., Clark, T. A., King, C., Robinson, J., Rush, E., & Sladden, K. (2001). Child Obesity. UNITEC School of Sport, Studio 12 UNITEC.

  • Rush, E. (1999). Child Nutrition Study Underway. In Central Leader.

  • Rush, E. (1999). Obesity and the Thrifty Phenotype: Some Lessons form Ethnicity.

  • Rush, E. (1999). Ethnic Differences and Metabolism.

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