Dr Melinda Hutchesson
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I am a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Priority Research Centre in Physical Activity and Nutrition and the School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health at the University of Newcastle. I was awarded my PhD in August 2011, and Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics with Honours in 2004. I am an Accredited Practicing Dietitian.
My research focuses on the development and evaluation of weight management interventions delivered using innovative eHealth technologies such as the Internet and Smartphones.
- PhD (Nutrition & Dietetics), University of Newcastle, 2011
- Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics (Honours), University of Newcastle, 2004
- Nutrition and Dietetics
Weight management interventions delivered using innovative eHealth technologies (e.g. Internet, Smartphones).
Dietary assessment using innovative technologies
Systematic reviews of dietetic/weight management interventions
I collaborate with researchers within the Faculty of Health and Faculty of Education and Arts within the University of Newcastle, as well as researchers at Monash University.
Fields of Research
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Centres and Groups
- Community Nutrition
- Nutritional Epidemiology
- Public Health Nutrition
Community Nutrition Practice, Public Health Nutrition and Honours supervison within the Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics