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The Alliance for Research in Exercise, Nutrition and Activity (ARENA) is a research concentration within the University of South Australia investigating the role of exercise, nutrition and other lifestyle activities in improving clinical and health outcomes. Physical, psychological and sports performance in populations is studied across a wide cross-section of society, ranging from children to elite athletes and people with chronic disease.

ARENA contributed substantially to UniSA achieving the highest possible research performance ranking in nutrition and dietetics research and human movement and sports science research in the most recent Excellence in Research for Australia evaluation by the Australian Research Council.

ARENA has extensive experience conducting epidemiological analyses, systematic reviews and clinical trials. Clinical trials are performed in accordance with ICH-GCP guidelines, ensuring strict compliance with requirements of regulatory authorities.

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General enquiries
e: ARENA@unisa.edu.au
t: +61 8 8302 6558

Postal address
Alliance for Research in Exercise, Nutrition and Activity (ARENA)
University of South Australia,
City East Campus, Frome Road,
GPO Box 2471
Adelaide, SA, 5001