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Biography

Kelly is a lecturer in Nutrition and Dietetics with the University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health.

She is currently co-ordinating a study evaluating the impact changes in service delivery impact on maternal and foetal health and nutrition outcomes for women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM).

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics, University of Newcastle, 10/12/2007
  • Bachelor of Business (Marketing), University of Newcastle, 15/12/2003

Research

Research keywords

  • Evidence Based Practice
  • General Nutrition
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Rural Health

Research expertise

Research into impacts changes of service delivery affect maternal and foetal outcomes for women with gestational diabetes.

Languages

  • English

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
111100Nutrition And Dietetics70
111700Public Health And Health Services30

Memberships

Body relevant to professional practice.

  • Member - Accredited Practising Dietitian

Awards

Other

2013DAA Small Grant
Dietitians Association of Australia (Australia)
Small research grant

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • Community Dietetics
  • Diabetes
  • General Nutrition

Teaching expertise

Experience in teaching general nutrition, community dietetics and interprofessional learning modules.

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Publications

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Conference (8 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Fisher K, Wakely L, Squires K, Shipley L, Wakely K, Brown L, et al., 'A model for enhancing community engagement of undergraduate health professional students on rural placement', The 2014 Muster Global Community Engaged Medical Education, Uluru (2014) [E3]
2014Wakely LT, Brown L, Little A, Squires K, Leys J, Harries-Jones H, 'Learning around the campfire: A weekend camp to promote teamwork and interprofessional interaction for rural allied health students', Surf's Up: Ride the Waves SARRAH National Conference for Rural and Remote Allied Health Professionals, Kingscliff NSW (2014)
2014Wakely KML, Wakely L, Squires K, Little A, Crowley E, 'Hanging ten with the teachers - A model for collaborative learning in paediatrics between rural allied health clinicians and the education sector', Surf's Up: Ride the Wave's SARRAH National Conference for RUral and Remote Allied Health Professionals, Kingscliff NSW (2014)

Co-authors: LUKE WAKELY

2014Squires KM, Henry L, 'Teaching the teachers type1', Nutrition and Dietetics Journal of the Dietitians Association of Australia Volume 71 Supplement 1 May 2014, Brisbane (2014)
2014Squires K, Brown L, 'Creating the future: Evaluating a restructure of gestational diabetes melltus (GDM) clinics', Nutrition and Dietetics Journal of the Dietitians Association of Australia Volume 71 Supplement 1 May 2014, Brisbane (2014)

Co-authors: LEANNE BROWN

2013Brown L, Williams L, Squires K, 'Building the rural dietetics workforce: a bright future?', Proceedings of the 12th National Rural Health Conference, Adelaide (2013) [E1]
2013Squires K, Brown L, 'Innovative Community Engagement Building Tomorrows Dietitians', Nutrition & Dietetics, Canberra (2013) [E3]
2012Norman K, Squires KM, Dewey S, Downs R, Hames N, 'Building diabetes networks: Assessing the education needs of clinical staff in regards to diabetes', Nutrition & Dietetics: Special Issue: Dietitians Association of Australia 16th International Congress of Dietetics, Sydney, NSW (2012) [E3]
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Grants and Funding

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Number of grants2
Total funding$11,294

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2014 (1 grants)

Dietitians Association of Australia 31st National Conference, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Australia, 15 -17 May 2014$1,294
Funding Body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine

Project Team
Mrs Kelly Squires
SchemeRole
Travel GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,29420142014
GNo:G1400458

2013 (1 grants)

Evaluating service delivery to improve health and nutrition outcomes for women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM).$10,000
Funding Body: Dietitians Association of Australia

SchemeRole
Small Grants ProgramChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,00020132013
GNo:185069946
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions0

No Supervisions.

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Mrs Kelly Squires

Work Phone(02) 67553510
Fax(02) 67612355
Email
PositionLecturer
University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health
University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health
Faculty of Health and Medicine
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Office
Tamworth Education Centre,
114 - 148 Johnston St Tamworth NSW 2340
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/kelly-squires