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Translational research - nutrition and dietetics

Nutrition Assessment and intervention - disease related malnutrition, sarcopenia, oncology


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Judy Bauer is Professor and Discipline Lead of Nutrition & Dietetics within the Department Nutrition, Dietetics and Food. She completed a Bachelor of Science at University of Queensland and a Graduate Diploma of Nutrition & Dietetics, Master of Health Science and PhD from Queensland University of Technology.

Judy is a Fellow of Dietitians Australia and an Accredited Practicing Dietitian with over 40 years of clinical, research and academic experience. She is a Board member fo the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia and a member of the Australian Dietetics Council. Judy is recognised internationally for discovery and translational research in nutrition screening, assessment, innovative nutrition intervention programs and development of evidence-based practice guidelines particularly in onlcology and malnutrition.

Judy has worked at Monash University since Feb 2022. She is passionate about evidence informing nutrition practice and is widely published in international literature with a Scopus H-index of 41. She has supervised over 15 PhD scholars who are now leading clinical/academic researchers.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education

Education/Academic qualification

Nutrition & Dietetics, PhD, New insights into medical nutrition therapy for cancer cachexia , Queensland University of Technology (QUT)


Nutrition & Dietetics, Master of Health Science, Nutrition Screening in a Private Hospital, Queensland Institute of Biology & Technology Pty Ltd


Nutrition & Dietetics, Graduate Diploma Nutrition & Dietetics, Queensland Institute of Biology & Technology Pty Ltd


Science, Bachelor of Science, University of Queensland


External positions

Board, Clinical Oncology Society of Australia Limited (trading as Clinical Oncological Society of Australia)

Academic member, Diabetes NSW (trading as diabetes NSW & ACT)

Research area keywords

  • Malnutrition
  • Nutrition assessment
  • Nutrition, Diet, Body Composition, Energy Expenditure, Doubly Labelled Water, Clinical Trials, Indirect Calorimetry, Appetite and Satiety, Gastrointestinal Appetite Hormones
  • Oncology
  • Nutrition Intervention

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