Bariatric Dietitian, Discover Weight Loss, Auckland, New Zealand
Nov 2019 - Present
Working directly for Jon Morrow, a private bariatric surgeon specialising in gastric sleeve, gastric bypass and roux en Y gastric bypass surgery, helping patients prepare for surgery and their life atferwards.
Clinical Dietitian, North Shore Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
Jun 2017 - Nov 2019
Specialising in patients preparing for, and recovering from, bariatric surgery. Presented at the Dietitians New Zealand Annual conference on the nutritional management of bariatric patients
Clinical Dietitian, Wansbeck General Hospital, UK
Jul 2016 - Apr 2017
A locum position covering: community home visits, care home visits, general outpatient clinics, surgical, elderly, general medicine and rehabilitation wards.
Adult Weight Management Dietitian, St Cadoc’s Hospital, Wales, UK
Dec 2015 - Jul 2016
Helping patients manage their obesity and associated co-morbidities, through dietary and lifestyle changes in both individual outpatient and group education settings.
Bariatric Dietitian, Weight Loss Surgery, Hamilton, New Zealand
Jan 2014 - Apr 2015
Guiding patients through their pre and post operative nutritional requirements, and encouraging the adoption of lifelong healthy diet and lifestyle habits.
University of Otago - Masters of Dietetics
2012 - 2013
Thesis topic: The prevalence of malnutrition in independently living elderly in the Otago region.
University of Otago - Bachelor of Science in Human Nutrition
2009 - 2011
New Zealand Registered Dietitian
2014 - Present