Miss Lisa Urquhart

Miss Lisa Urquhart

Associate Lecturer Nutrition & Dietetics

University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health

Career Summary

Biography

Lisa is an Associate Lecturer in Nutrition and Dietetics with the University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health at the Coffs Harbour campus.This role involves  working with rural undergraduate students in their final year of the degree through supervision and support of clinical, community and food service. Lisa also works as a clinical dietitian in eating disorders and paediatrics. She is an accredited practising dietitian and member of  Dietitians Australia.

Research Expertise

Lisa is currently completing her PhD called 'Perspectives of Aboriginal Nutrition and Exercise Wellbeing Programs: A Qualitative Study' which aims to develop understandings of perspectives of success of an Aboriginal wellbeing program. The research project works to transform understandings toward a lifeworld focused approach for future practice involving Aboriginal nutrition and exercise programs.



Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), University of Sydney
  • Bachelor of Applied Science, University of Sydney

Keywords

  • Aboriginal health
  • Dietetics
  • Nutrition
  • Qualitative
  • Teaching

Languages

  • English (Mother)

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Associate Lecturer Nutrition & Dietetics University of Newcastle
University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health
Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Journal article (1 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2020 Urquhart L, Brown L, Duncanson K, Roberts K, Fisher K, 'A Dialogical Approach to Understand Perspectives of an Aboriginal Wellbeing Program: An Extension of Habermas Theory of Communicative Action', International Journal of Qualitative Methods, 19 1-10 (2020) [C1]
DOI 10.1177/1609406920957495
Co-authors Kerith Duncanson, Karin Fisher, Leanne Brown

Conference (9 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2020 Heaney S, Maxwell S, Crowley E, Urquhart L, Belavic B, Noble S, et al., 'Evolving placement-based medical nutrition therapy tutorials: A collaborative team approach', Melbourne (Virtual Conference) (2020)
DOI 10.1111/1747-0080.12627
Co-authors Elesa Crowley, Susan Heaney, Amy Robinson, Kelly Squires
2019 Brown L, Urquhart L, Squires K, Crowley E, Heaney S, Hicks A, Burrows J, 'Better Than Expected - Rural placements offering diversity of practice for dietetic students', Gold Coast, QLD (2019)
Co-authors Elesa Crowley, Kelly Squires, Leanne Brown, Susan Heaney, Julie Burrows
2019 Schumacher T, Squires K, Urquhart L, Crowley E, Hicks A, Brown L, 'Opportunistic health screening for festival goers: A stimulus for health improvements', Gold Coast, QLD (2019)
Co-authors Tracy Schumacher, Kelly Squires, Elesa Crowley, Leanne Brown
2019 Urquhart L, Roberts K, Brown L, Duncanson K, Fisher K, 'Mutual respect for ways of knowing, doing and learning: Collaborative yarning to understand an Aboriginal wellbeing program', Darwin, NT (2019)
Co-authors Leanne Brown, Karin Fisher
2018 Urquhart LE, Monaghan N, Cook J, Brown LJ, Fisher KA, Duncanson K, 'Yarning About Spring into Shape : beyond the usual methods.', Tamworth, NSW (2018)
Co-authors Leanne Brown, Karin Fisher
2017 Robinson A, Brown LJ, Plunkett B, Urquhart L, Bohringer E, Squires K, Crowley E, 'Establishing academic roles in rural areas to cultivate the dietetic workforce', Dietitians Association of Australia 34th National Conference 'Cultivating Fresh Evidence', Hobart (2017)
DOI 10.1111/1747-0080.12354
Co-authors Kelly Squires, Leanne Brown, Elesa Crowley, Amy Robinson
2017 Heward J, Urquhart LE, 'Confidence in NCPT implementation. A barrier to change', Dietitians Association of Australia 34th National Conference 'Cultivating Fresh Evidence', Hobart (2017)
DOI 10.1111/1747-0080.12354
2017 Urquhart LE, Berg C, Carey L, 'Eat Your Peas! A Rural Interdisciplinary Service Delivery Model', Cairns, Queensland, Australia (2017)
2015 Urquhart LE, Linjawi A, Martin D, 'This Cereal or That? How Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) can Assist in Making Informed Choices by Comparing Blood Glucose Response.', Adelaide Convention Centre (2015)
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Miss Lisa Urquhart

Position

Associate Lecturer Nutrition & Dietetics
University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health
Faculty of Health and Medicine

Contact Details

Email lisa.urquhart@newcastle.edu.au
Phone (02) 4055 1962

Office

Room Suite 212
Building Specialist Medical Centre
Location Coffs Harbour

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