Senior Lecturer in Public Health Nutrition, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Deakin University

Rachel is a Senior Lecturer in Public Health Nutrition at the Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Deakin University. Rachel has a background in dietetics and her research focuses on promotion of healthy lifestyle behaviours in families with young children and translational research. As part of the Early Prevention of Obesity in Childhood (EPOCH) Centre for Research Excellence, Rachel is co-leading stream 4 – Translation of evidence in policy and practice. Rachel is passionate about conducting research that makes a difference and translating research into the real world.

Experience

  • –present
    Research Fellow, Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, Deakin University

Education

  • 2010 
    University of New South Wales, PhD