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Dietitian and Nutritionist

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Dietitian & Nutritionist Golden Grove

An accredited practicing dietitian (APD) is a specialist in the assessment of nutritional needs to assist individuals to meet unique goals or manage a wide range of diseases and health conditions including weight loss, diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, heart disease, gastrointestinal disorders, food allergies or intolerances, renal disease, liver disease and eating disorders.

 

Marcela Velasquez-Villa

Education

Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics at Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia
Diploma of sport nutrition at Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Colombia
Master of Nutrition and Dietetics at Flinders University, Australia

Work experience

Marcela was an athlete for 19 years and this motivated her to become a Dietitian in the sports field.
She has 3 years of experience as a Dietitian at the Swimming League of the State of Antioquia, Colombia. Also, she was the Dietitian at the gym of the swimming league that was providing their services to the general public. In Australia, she has 1 year experience working in private practice at Flinders University and with the RAAF at Edinburgh. Currently she is working with Danny’s place, the RAAF and 360ºme.

Memberships

Dietitians Association of Australia

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