Presenter: Dr Melinda White BSc(Hon), Grad Dip Nur&Diet, PhD Paediatric Dietitian – Clinical Consultant.
Dr White has worked as a paediatric dietitian for over 19 years and is the Clinical Consultant in paediatric nutrition at the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital where she provides a daily clinical nutrition service to the intensive care unit. She has a PhD in the area of paediatric nutrition and has continued with paediatric research resulting in several research grants and international publications in clinical paediatric nutrition. Recently she has led the National Paediatric Nutrition Snapshot Day and multi-centre translational research in paediatric nutrition screening. She is an Honorary Research Consultant with the School of Medicine, University of Queensland and a Senior Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the Children’s Nutrition Research Centre.
Supported by Nestlé Health Science and Nestlé Nutrition.