Zara is a Research Assistant in the School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences. She is working close with Professor Helen Truby to redesign the Master of Dietetic Studies program along with projects relating to the Bachelor of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences and the Nutrition and Dietetics team.

Zara joins us with a background in private practice dietetics. Zara completed her Bachelor of Exercise and Nutrition Science at The University of Queensland in 2014 and then completed a Master in Dietetic Studies in 2016. Following her graduation, she worked as an Accredited Practicing Dietitian for a private practice company consulting across Brisbane, focusing on sports nutrition. Zara later moved to consulting in a multidisciplinary medical clinic with a specialty focus in weight management in Milton, Brisbane. Zara also currently works as a clinical educator in dietetics at the University of Queensland.