Ms Sonia Brockington

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Casual Academic

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SHSS Arts & Ed

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Nutrition & Dietetics, University of Newcastle, 1995
Graduate Certificate in Sport Nutrition, Deakin University, 2004
Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2012

Research interests

Interest in clinical dietetics as it relates to improving evidence based management. Clinical interest ins in the area of ICU and gastrointestinal surgery

International Health/Nutrition - particularly interested in child stunting and relationship to social and economic development
 

Teaching interests

Contribute to teaching into masters of Dietetics programs with a focus in clinical dietetics and professional development

Unit chair of undergraduate and post graduate nutrition units in sports nutrition and international nutrition


 

Units taught

Professional Practice Dietetics (chair)

International Nutrition (chair)

Sports Nutriton (chair)

Sports Nutrition: Theory and Practice (chair)

Principles of Dietetics (teaching staff)

Clinical Practice Dietetics (teaching staff)

Food Service Management (teaching staff)

Knowledge areas

Clinical dietietics, sports nutriton, international nutrition

Conferences

Dietitians Association of Australia 2014 poster presentation - "Engaging Dietetics Students in Social Media"

Publications

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2014

Food insecurity among university students in Victoria: A pilot study

Ms Dee Micevski, Dr Lukar Thornton, Ms Sonia Brockington

(2014), Vol. 71, pp. 258-264, Nutrition and Dietetics, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal
2013

Food insecurity among university students in Victoria : a pilot study

Ms Dee Micevski, Dr Lukar Thornton, Ms Sonia Brockington

(2013), Vol. 71, pp. 258-264, Nutrition and dietetics, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal
2009

Pilot study of an innovative model for clinical education in dietetics

Mr Noel Roberts, Ms Sonia Brockington, Elizabeth Doyle, Ms Leonie Pearce, Miss Alison Bowie, Natalie Simmance, Mrs Sherryn Evans, A/Prof Tim Crowe

(2009), Vol. 66, pp. 39-46, Nutrition and dietetics, Brisbane, Qld., C1

journal

Innovative model for clinical education in dietetics

Mr Noel Roberts, Ms Sonia Brockington, Elizabeth Doyle, Ms Leonie Pearce, Miss Alison Bowie, Natalie Simmance, Mrs Sherryn Evans, A/Prof Tim Crowe

(2009), Vol. 66, pp. 33-38, Nutrition and dietetics, Brisbane, Qld., C1

journal
2005

Effect of nutritional supplements on wound healing in home-nursed elderly: a randomized trial

Prof Clare Collins, Jill Kershaw, Ms Sonia Brockington

(2005), Vol. 21, pp. 147-155, Nutrition, New York, NY, C1-1

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