Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay

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Position

Senior Lecturer

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Exercise & Nut. Sci.

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

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Publications

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2016

Iron intakes of Australian infants and toddlers: findings from the Melbourne Infant Feeding, Activity and Nutrition Trial (InFANT) Program

Ms Linda Atkins, A/Prof Sarah Mcnaughton, Prof Karen Campbell, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay

(2016), Vol. 115, pp. 285-293, The British journal of nutrition, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Mode of oral iron administration and the amount of iron habitually consumed do not affect iron absorption, systemic iron utilisation or zinc absorption in iron-sufficient infants: a randomised trial

Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Magnus Domellof, O. Hernell, Richard F Hurrell, Torbjorn Lind, Bo Lonnerdal, Christophe Zeder, Ines M Egli

(2016), Vol. 116, pp. 1046-1060, British journal of nutrition, Cambridge, Eng., C1-1

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Hepcidin is a better predictor of iron stores in premenopausal women than blood loss or dietary intake

Karen Lim, Dr Alison Booth, Prof Caryl Nowson, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Dr David Irving, A/Prof Lynn Riddell

(2016), Vol. 8, pp. 1-15, Nutrients, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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2015

Food sources of total energy and nutrients among U.S. infants and toddlers: national health and nutrition examination survey 2005-2012

Ms Carley Grimes, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Prof Karen Campbell, Theresa Nicklas

(2015), Vol. 7, pp. 6797-6836, Nutrients, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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Mobile phone app aimed at improving iron intake and bioavailability in premenopausal women: a qualitative evaluation

Ms Davina Mann, A/Prof Lynn Riddell, Karen Lim, Dr Linda Byrne, Prof Caryl Nowson, Ms Manuela Rigo, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Dr Alison Booth

(2015), Vol. 3, pp. 1-12, JMIR mHealth and uHealth, Toronto, Ont., C1

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Associations between dietary iron and zinc intakes, and between biochemical iron and zinc status in women

Karen Lim, Dr Alison Booth, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Prof Rosalind S. Gibson, Karl B Bailey, Dr David Irving, Prof Caryl Nowson, A/Prof Lynn Riddell

(2015), Vol. 7, pp. 2983-2999, Nutrients, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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2014

Is iron and zinc nutrition a concern for vegetarian infants and young children in industrialized countries?

Prof Rosalind S. Gibson, Anne-Louise M. Heath, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay

(2014), Vol. 100, pp. 459S-468S, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Bethesda, Md., C1

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Increasing Iron and Zinc in Pre-Menopausal Women and Its Effects on Mood and Cognition: A Systematic Review.

Miss Karla Lomagno, Ms Feifei Hu, A/Prof Lynn Riddell, Dr Alison Booth, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Prof Caryl Nowson, Dr Linda Byrne

(2014), Vol. 6, pp. 5117-5141, Nutrients, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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2013

Iron and zinc nutrition in the economically-developed world : a review

Karen Lim, A/Prof Lynn Riddell, Prof Caryl Nowson, Dr Alison Booth, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay

(2013), Vol. 5, pp. 3184-3211, Nutrients, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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2012

Iron nutrition and neurodevelopment in young children

Magnus Domellof, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay

(2012), pp. 13-28, Nutrition and mental performance : a lifespan perspective, Basingstoke, England, B1-1

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Promotion and support of physical activity among cancer survivors : a service provider perspective

Lindsay Robertson, Rosalina Richards, Richard Egan, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay

(2012), Vol. 22, pp. 441-446, Psycho-oncology, West Sussex, U. K., C1-1

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α-lactalbumin and casein-glycomacropeptide do not affect iron absorption from formula in healthy term infants

Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, B. Lonnerdal, S. A. Abrams, Anne S. Kvistgaard, Magnus Domellof, O. Hernell

(2012), Vol. 142, pp. 1226-1231, The journal of nutrition, Bethesda, Md., C1

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2011

Physical activity among cancer survivors : a literature review

Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Rosalina Richards, Richard Egan

(2011), Vol. 124, pp. 1-13, New Zealand medical journal, Christchurch, N. Z., C1-1

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Vitamin D-fortified milk achieves the targeted serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentration without affecting that of parathyroid hormone in New Zealand toddlers

Lisa A. Houghton, Andrew R. Gray, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Anne-Louise M. Heath, Elaine L. Ferguson

(2011), Vol. 141, pp. 1840-1846, Journal of nutrition, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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2010

Quantities of foods consumed by 12- to 24-month-old New Zealand children

Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Elaine L. Ferguson, Anne-Louise M. Heath, Elizabeth A. Fleming

(2010), Vol. 67, pp. 244-250, Nutrition & dietetics, Richmond, Vic., C1-1

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Predictors of vitamin D status and its association with parathyroid hormone in young New Zealand children

Lisa A. Houghton, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Andrew R. Gray, Elaine L. Ferguson, Xiaolan Deng, Anne-Louise M. Heath

(2010), Vol. 92, pp. 69-76, American journal of clinical nutrition, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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Red meat and a fortified manufactured toddler milk drink increase dietary zinc intakes without affecting zinc status of New Zealand toddlers

Emily J Morgan, Anne-Louise M. Heath, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Elaine L. Ferguson, Andrew R. Gray, Karl B Bailey, Prof Rosalind S. Gibson

(2010), Vol. 140, pp. 2221-2226, Journal of nutrition, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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2009

Rates of common communicable illnesses in non-anaemic 12-24 month old South Island, New Zealand children

Andrea J. Cross, Anne-Louise M. Heath, Elaine L. Ferguson, Andrew R. Gray, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay

(2009), Vol. 122, pp. 24-35, New Zealand medical journal, Christchurch, N. Z., C1-1

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Food-based strategies improve iron status in toddlers : a randomized controlled trial

Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Elaine L. Ferguson, Anne-Louise M. Heath, Andrew R. Gray, Prof Rosalind S. Gibson

(2009), Vol. 90, pp. 1541-1551, American journal of clinical nutrition, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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Grants

Australian Competitive Grants

Diet and nutritional status of people with major depression

Prof Felice Jacka, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Prof Michael Berk

MLA Grant - Research - Meat & Livestock Australia Limited

  • 2015: $84,485
  • 2013: $84,300

Mobile 'App' to improve intakes of bioavailable iron and zinc in premenopausal women and the impact on cognition, mood and fatigue

A/Prof Lynn Riddell, Dr Alison Booth, Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay, Dr Linda Byrne, Prof Caryl Nowson

MLA Grant - Research - Meat & Livestock Australia Limited

  • 2016: $89,000
  • 2015: $89,000
  • 2014: $168,000
  • 2013: $50,000

Supervisions

Data will be available in 2017