Researcher biography

Ayala Rogany has been a clinical paediatric dietitian since 2006, and is currently the Clinical Leader of Paediatric Obesity services in Queensland, Clinical Educator at Queensland children's Hospital (QCH), CHQ HHS and Associate Lecturer at UQ (HMNS). Ayala is an Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD), and throughout her professional career has provided upskilling, mentoring and education for student and new graduate dietitians, including university lectures to a number of dietetics courses within South East Queensland and as part of the National Paediatric Dietetic Training Course (ChildD & DAA) in the areas of paediatric nutrition and leadership.

Research interests

Paediatric Nutrition, electronic medical records, AI, childhood obesity

Project title

Childhood growth trends from tertiary hospital electronic health records in Queensland between 2014 and 2018: retrospective population-based cohort study


Associate Professor Robyn Littlewood

Dr Jacqueline Walker