Associate professor, The University of Queensland

Associate Professor Marina Reeves is a Principal Research Fellow in the Cancer Prevention Research Centre, School of Public Health at The University of Queensland. She is funded by a National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) Fellowship. Marina is an Advanced Accredited Practising Dietitian and Heads the Nutrition Unit within the School of Public Health. Her program of research is focused on the role of weight management in improving outcomes for breast cancer survivors. Her research interests include: identifying strategies for improving the long-term efficacy and effectiveness of weight loss, dietary and physical activity interventions; the use of broad-reach mechanisms (e.g. telephone, SMS) for delivering interventions; and the dissemination and uptake of evidence-based interventions into real world practice.

Experience

  • 2015–present
    Associate professor, The University of Queensland
  • 2010–2014
    Senior research fellow, The University of Queensland
  • 2006–2010
    Research fellow, The University of Queensland

Education

  • 2004 
    Queensland University of Technology, PhD