Personal details

Name
Dr Lynda Ross
Position(s)
Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Health,
School - Exercise and Nutrition Sciences
IHBI Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects,
IHBI Exercise and Nutrition - HDHS
Discipline *
Human Movement and Sports Science
Phone
+61 7 3138 1627
Email
Location
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Identifiers and profiles
ORCID iD
Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (University of Wollongong)

Professional memberships
and associations

Advanced Accredited Practising Dietitian (AdvAPD) and Accredited Nutritionist (AN)

Associate Editor & Member, Editorial Board, Nutrition and Dietetics, Journal of the Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA)

Visiting Fellow – Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Metro North Hospital & Health Services

Adjunct Senior Lecturer – Griffith University, Queensland

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Dr Lynda Ross joined the Nutrition & Dietetics team at QUT on 19th August 2019.

Lynda is an Advanced Accredited Practising Dietitian with 20 years experience in clinical Dietetics and research. Lynda has held previous positions at Griffith University, the Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital, the University of Wollongong and Illawarra Health Diabetes Centre.

Lynda is an Associate Editor and Editorial Board member for Nutrition and Dietetics, Journal of the Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA). Lynda also chaired the Scientific & Social Program Committee for the 2019 DAA Annual National Conference held on the Gold Coast.

Lynda’s research interests are in clinical dietetics, with a particular focus on dietary interventions for the secondary prevention of chronic disease.

She is currently co-convening Nutrition Therapy Counselling and Practice 1 and Leadership in Nutrition and Dietetics Practice 1 & 2; and convening Medical Nutrition Therapy Counselling and Practice 3 within the Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics (Hons) degree.

This information has been contributed by Dr Lynda Ross.

Teaching

Group Learning & Teaching Citation (2019) – Lead, Nutrition & Dietetics Placement Teaching Team – Highly Commended, Griffith University

Group Learning & Teaching Citation (2018) – Lead, N&D Placement Teaching Team, Griffith University

Women in Leadership program (2017), Griffith University

Award of Merit (2014) – for significant contributions to the dietetics profession, Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA)

This information has been contributed by Dr Lynda Ross.

Experience

Senior Lecturer (2019-present)
School of Nutrition & Exercise Sciences, Faculty of Health, Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Kelvin Grove Campus

Senior Lecturer (2014-2019)
Clinical Domain Lead, Course Convenor, Placement Academic
Clinical Educator, Program Convenor – Nutrition & Dietetics Honours
School of Allied Health Sciences, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus

Research Coordinator & Clinical Team Leader (2006-2014)
Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital

Clinical Trials Manager (2005-2006)
ARC Smart Foods Centre and Centre of Excellence in Functional Foods,
University of Wollongong

Dietitian (2001-2003)
Illawarra Area Health Diabetes Service, Wollongong

 

This information has been contributed by Dr Lynda Ross.

Publications