Dr Susan de Jersey2021-02-17T08:47:04+10:00

Project Description

Dr Susan de Jersey

Dr Susan de Jersey

Advanced Accredited Practicing Dietitian, Metro North Clinician Research Fellow

Dr de Jersey is an Advanced Accredited Practicing Dietitian at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Senior Lecturer within the Perinatal Research Centre at the University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research and holds a visiting research appointment in the School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences at Queensland University of Technology.  She is a current Metro North Clinical Research Fellow.

Dr de Jersey has diverse experience across the health care continuum in Australia and the UK having worked in rural, regional and metropolitan health services. She is passionate about supporting clinician researchers answer important questions generated in the delivery of clinical care and is involved in a wide variety of research projects, mentors staff and supervises postgraduate students. She is recognised as a national expert in her clinical discipline.

  • Maternal and infant nutrition and health
  • Prevention of non-communicable disease during the reproductive years
  • Implementation and knowledge translation
  • Research capacity building

Service evaluation; quantitative research; implementation science, observational and cohort studies.

2020- 2024       Metro North Clinician Research Fellowship

2020-2021        RBWH Early Career Fellowship (Declined)

2018      Best Allied Health Poster Award, Australasian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society Annual Meeting

2017      Metro North Hospital and Health Service, Complex Health Challenges Group Winner, Obstetric Medicine Research Group

2017      Metro North Hospital and Health Service, Research Support, Nutrition and Dietetics Team, Highly Commended

2017      Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital Alumni Research Encouragement Award

2016      PEN Evidence Based Practice Award, Highly Commended, Dietitians Association of Australia

2014      Research in Practice Award, Dietitians Association of Australia

Email: susan.dejersey@health.qld.gov.au

Phone: 0424 949 217

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