In The News:

New Team Member

Nutrition Biomed is delighted to welcome Melanie Keech to the team. With a background in nutrition science as well as food service and hospitality, Melanie will be developing Nutrition Biomed’s Corporate Health Program, which will focus on delivering tailored nutrition programs to companies to help improve the health of their staff.

New Blog - Pets and Food Sensitivities

Even our fur babies experience food sensitivities. Dr. Maree Brinkman discusses her experiences with her own furry pet.

Check out the article here

Dr Maree Brinkman's Podcast for the Cochrane Library

As one of the authors on the Cochrane Review “Selenium for preventing cancer”, Maree was invited to record a podcast discussing their results for the Cochrane Library.

This is the third update of the review looking at the possible use of selenium for the prevention of cancer.

Click here to have a listen 

BBC Article on the lack of nutritional and dietetic training in medical school

Underpinning the crucial work that Maree does, this BBC article discusses the lack of nutritional and dietetic training that medical doctors undergo during medical school.
Time to make a change!

Check out the article here

Microbiome fact-sheet

The term “microbiome” is being tossed around a lot these days. Ever wonder what on earth people are talking about? Need a quick rundown? Aaron Roman, our Deakin University Dietetics placement student produced this handy microbiome fact-sheet.
Take a look by clicking on the picture below!

Presentations by Dr. Maree Brinkman

19th Annual Asia-Pacific Prostate Cancer Conference - 2018

Maree was asked to speak at the 2018 Prostate Cancer Conference in Brisbane on Nutrition for Men on ADT, and the Gaps in Research

Her abstract entitled “Choosing Healthy Eating Choices and Keeping active for Men having the Androgen Therapy Experience: The CHECKMATE pilot study” was also presented on Friday, August 24th at the poster presentation session.