Dr Paige van der Pligt

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer in Nutrition and Dietetics

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Exercise & Nut. Sci.

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

p.vanderpligt@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 68738

Publications

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2019

Associations of dietetic management with maternal and neonatal health outcomes in women diagnosed with gestational diabetes: a retrospective cohort study

G Absalom, J Zinga, C Margerison, P van der Pligt

(2019), Vol. 32, pp. 728-736, Journal of human nutrition and dietetics, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article

Total physical activity but not diet quality associated with postnatal depressive symptoms amongst women living in socioeconomically disadvantaged neighborhoods

Miriam Pollak, Catherine Milte, Paige van der Pligt, Megan Teychenne

(2019), Vol. 68, pp. 54-61, Nutrition research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article
2018

The views of first time mothers completing an intervention to reduce postpartum weight retention: a qualitative evaluation of the mums OnLiNE study

P van der Pligt, K Ball, K Hesketh, D Crawford, M Teychenne, K Campbell

(2018), Vol. 56, pp. 23-28, Midwifery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

A pilot intervention to reduce postpartum weight retention and central adiposity in first-time mothers: results from the mums OnLiNE (Online, Lifestyle, Nutrition & Exercise) study

P van der Pligt, K Ball, K Hesketh, M Teychenne, D Crawford, P Morgan, C Collins, K Campbell

(2018), Vol. 31, pp. 314-328, Journal of human nutrition & dietetics, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Feasibility and acceptability of a home-based physical activity program for postnatal women with depressive symptoms: a pilot study

M Teychenne, P van der Pligt, G Abbott, L Brennan, E Olander

(2018), Vol. 14, pp. 82-89, Mental health and physical activity, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Associations of maternal vitamin D deficiency with pregnancy and neonatal complications in developing countries: a systematic review

P van der Pligt, J Willcox, E Szymlek-Gay, E Murray, A Worsley, R Daly

(2018), Vol. 10, pp. 1-22, Nutrients, Basel, Switzerland, C1

journal article
2017

Tackling maternal obesity: building an evidence base to reflect the complexity of lifestyle behaviour change

P van der Pligt, D Bick, C Furber

(2017), Vol. 49, pp. 1-3, Midwifery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Fathers' perspectives on the diets and physical activity behaviours of their young children

A Walsh, K Hesketh, P van der Pligt, A Cameron, D Crawford, K Campbell

(2017), Vol. 12, pp. 1-19, PloS one, United States, C1

journal article

Facilitator and participant use of Facebook in a community-based intervention for parents: the InFANT Extend Program

K Downing, K Campbell, P van der Pligt, K Hesketh

(2017), Vol. 13, pp. 443-454, Childhood obesity, New Rochelle, N.Y., C1

journal article

Is gestational weight gain and early postpartum weight retention associated with clinician advice in first time mothers?

P van der Pligt, K Ball, K Hesketh, M Teychenne, D Crawford, Dodd J, K Campbell

(2017), Vol. 6, Journal of women's health care, Hyderabad, India, C1-1

journal article
2016

Maternal dietary intake and physical activity habits during the postpartum period: associations with clinician advice in a sample of Australian first time mothers

P van der Pligt, E Olander, K Ball, D Crawford, K Hesketh, M Teychenne, K Campbell

(2016), Vol. 16, pp. 1-10, BMC pregnancy and childbirth, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Preconception weight management: an untapped area of women's health

S McPhie, H Skouteris, L Millar, C Olsson, K Campbell, P Van Der Pligt, J Dodd, B Hill

(2016), Vol. 23, pp. 61-65, Australian journal of primary health, Clayton, Vic., C1

journal article
2015

Trial for reducing weight retention in new mums: a randomised controlled trial evaluating a low intensity, postpartum weight management programme

S Wilkinson, P van der Pligt, K Gibbons, H McIntyre

(2015), Vol. 28, pp. 15-28, Journal of human nutrition and dietetics, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Modifiable barriers to leisure-time physical activity during pregnancy: a qualitative study investigating first time mother's views and experiences

M Connelly, H Brown, P van der Pligt, M Teychenne

(2015), Vol. 15, pp. 1-7, BMC pregnancy childbirth, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Obesity prevention in early life: an opportunity to better support the role of Maternal and Child Health Nurses in Australia

R Laws, K Campbell, P van der Pligt, K Ball, J Lynch, G Russell, R Taylor, E Denney-Wilson

(2015), Vol. 14, pp. 1-14, BMC Nursing, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Views of women and health professionals on mHealth lifestyle interventions in pregnancy: a qualitative investigation

J Willcox, P van der Pligt, K Ball, S Wilkinson, M Lappas, E McCarthy, K Campbell

(2015), Vol. 3, pp. 1-11, JMIR mHealth and uHealth, Toronto, Ont., C1

journal article

Associations between physical activity, television viewing and postnatal depressive symptoms amongst healthy primiparous mothers

M Teychenne, G Abbott, P van der Pligt, K Ball, K Campbell, C Milte, K Hesketh

(2015), pp. 1-6, Mental health and physical activity, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article
2014

Preventing maternal and early childhood obesity: the fetal flaw in Australian perinatal care

M Miller, L Hearn, P Van Der Pligt, J Wilcox, K Campbell

(2014), Vol. 20, pp. 123-127, Australian Journal of Primary Health, C1

journal article

The impact of interventions to prevent obesity or improve obesity related behaviours in children (0-5 years) from socioeconomically disadvantaged and/or indigenous families: A systematic review

R Laws, K Campbell, P Van Der Pligt, G Russell, K Ball, J Lynch, D Crawford, R Taylor, D Askew, E Denney-Wilson

(2014), Vol. 14, BMC Public Health, C1

journal article
2013

Systematic review of lifestyle interventions to limit postpartum weight retention: Implications for future opportunities to prevent maternal overweight and obesity following childbirth

P Van der Pligt, J Willcox, K Hesketh, K Ball, S Wilkinson, D Crawford, K Campbell

(2013), Vol. 14, pp. 792-805, Obesity Reviews, C1

journal article
2012

Energy deficiency, menstrual disturbances, and low bone mass: What do exercising Australian women know about the female athlete triad?

S Miller, S Kukuljan, A Turner, P Van Der Pligt, G Ducher

(2012), Vol. 22, pp. 131-138, International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, C1

journal article

Excess gestational weight gain: An exploration of midwives' views and practice

J Willcox, K Campbell, P van der Pligt, E Hoban, D Pidd, S Wilkinson

(2012), Vol. 12, BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, C1

journal article
2011

Opportunities for primary and secondary prevention of excess gestational weight gain: General Practitioners' perspectives

P Van Der Pligt, K Campbell, J Willcox, J Opie, E Denney-Wilson

(2011), Vol. 12, BMC Family Practice, C1-1

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

Other Public Sector Funding

Understanding current and future opportunites to promote healthy maternal weight during pregnancy and the post partum period

Prof Karen Campbell, Dr Paige Felicity Van Der Pligt, Prof Kylie Hesketh, Prof David Crawford, Prof Kylie Ball

  • 2015: $6,114
  • 2014: $35,479
  • 2013: $34,026

Responding to Indonesia's growing double burden of malnutrition

Dr Phillip Baker, Prof Mark Lawrence, Prof Tony Worsley, Dr Paige van der Pligt, Dr Judhiastuty Februhartanty, Dr Hera Nurlita

  • 2020: $9,826
  • 2019: $9,826

Supervisions

Associate Supervisor
2018

Gamage Janandani Madhushika Nanayakkara

Thesis entitled: Senior Secondary School Food Literacy Education

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (Low Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences