Ms Erin Fisher

Ms Erin Fisher

Lecturer

University Newcastle Department of Rural Health

Career Summary

Biography

Erin Fisher is currently employed as an Educator in Nutrition and Dietetics for the University Department of Rural Health based in Armidale; alongside this role, Erin is also employed as a Clinical Dietitian at Armidale Rural Referral Hospital. Erin is an Accredited Practising Dietitian. Since graduating from the University of Newcastle in 2007 Erin has developed her skills in dietetic practice in both clinical and outpatient settings in the New England region as well as completing further studies in Diabetes Education and a Masters in Health Management. Erin is currently undertaking a research project as a part of the HETI Rural Research Capacity Building Program evaluating a novel nutrition technology's ability to identify malnutrition.

Erin's role at the University Department of Rural Health focuses on the facilitation of Nutrition and Dietetics placements in the New England Region this includes Medical Nutrition Therapy, Community and Public Health and Food Service placements. Erin aims to coordinate placements that are rewarding for both students and local clinicians with an aim to promote rural health and rural dietetic practice. 


Qualifications

  • Master of International Health Management, University of New England
  • Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics with Merit, University of Newcastle
  • Graduate Certificate in Diabetes Education and Management, University of Technology Sydney

Keywords

  • Clinical Nutrition
  • Dietetics
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Nutrition
  • Professional Practice placements
  • Rural Health

Languages

  • English (Mother)

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Lecturer University of Newcastle
University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health
Australia
Lecturer University of Newcastle
University Newcastle Department of Rural Health
Australia

Professional appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
1/1/2008 -  Clinical Dietitian Hunter New England Health LHD, NSW Health
Tablelands
Australia
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Ms Erin Fisher

Position

Lecturer
University Newcastle Department of Rural Health
College of Health, Medicine and Wellbeing

Contact Details

Email erin.fisher@newcastle.edu.au
Phone (02) 6773 0124

Office

Building Tablelands Clinical School
Location Armidale

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