Presenter: Kathy Beck APD
Kathy Beck provides all dietetic services to the Queensland Paediatric Immunology and Allergy Service (QPIAS) at the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital in Brisbane and is the recognised paediatric allergy dietitian across Queensland. Kathy is an active member of the Australasian Society of Clinical Immunologists and Allergists (ASCIA) participating in the Dietitian subcommittee. In this role she works collaboratively with other specialist dietitians to update educational resources regarding food allergy when new information becomes available in scientific literature. In addition Kathy presents annually at the ASCIA and DAA National Conferences to educate and update other dietitians. Kathy is also on the Education and Training Working group of the National Allergy Strategy, which aims to improve the quality of life for Australian’s living with food allergy.