Nutrition & fitness articles
Dr Ingrid van der Mei
Dr Ingrid van der Mei
Dr van der Mei is an epidemiologist working on identifying factors that influence risk of multiple sclerosis and the progression of the disease (for example, sun exposure, vitamin D, Epstein-Barr virus).
Dr Shirley Alexander
Dr Shirley Alexander
Dr Shirley Alexander is staff specialist in weight management services at The Children’s Hospital, Westmead, NSW, working within a multidisciplinary team helping children and their families address overweight and obesity through behaviour change and developing healthier lifestyle habits.
Dr Zoe McCallum
Dr Zoe McCallum
Dr Zoë McCallum is a general paediatrician at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne. She consults in the areas of clinical nutrition, general paediatrics and weight management.
Josephine Gibson
Josephine Gibson
Josephine is an accredited dietitian who works across a wide range of services in clinical and community settings.
Mr Matthew McGregor
Mr Matthew McGregor
Matt McGregor is a fully registered psychologist, with a Masters Degree in Sport Psychology and Graduate Certificate in Career Counselling, and a Graduate Diploma in Psychology.
Ms Evelyn Volders
Ms Evelyn Volders
Evelyn has extensive experience as a paediatric dietitian and worked for 20 years at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne, until July 2011.
Ms Jacinta Winderlich
Ms Jacinta Winderlich
Jacinta is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian specialised in the nutrition of infants, children and adolescents.
Ms Kimberley O’Brien
Ms Kimberley O’Brien
Kimberley O’Brien is the principal child psychologist at Quirky Kid Clinic, offering consultation, assessments and practical strategies for children, adolescents and families.
Professor Andrew Hills
Professor Andrew Hills
Professor Andrew Hills is co-director of ATN Centre for School of Human Movement Studies at Queensland University of Technology.
Ms Kay Gibbons
Ms Kay Gibbons
Kay Gibbons is Head of Nutrition Services at Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, and Honorary Senior Lecturer Monash University.
Dr Joanna McMillan
Dr Joanna McMillan
Dr Joanna McMillan is a registered nutritionist and accredited practising dietitian with a PhD in nutritional science from the University of Sydney.
Ms Clare Thorp
Ms Clare Thorp
Clare has worked with the child bearing family since completing her midwifery in the 1980s. She presently works as a Maternal and Child Health Nurse encouraging parents to help their children to reach their potential.
Associate Professor Jeff Walkley
Associate Professor Jeff Walkley
Associate Professor Jeff Walkley is a health behaviour specialist at RMIT University.