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Biography

Dr Sarah Lang is an early career researcher and an Accredited Practising Dietitian. Her research aims to optimise nutrition and healthy eating behaviours during childhood, adolescence and amongst women during and following pregnancy. Sarah's research focuses on reducing the risk of long-term chronic diseases, including cardiovascular disease and Type Two diabetes.
 
Sarah graduated with a Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics, a Bachelor of Nutrition (Honours) and completed her Doctor of Philosophy in 2022. Her doctorate research explored stakeholder perspectives of specialist Australian paediatric weight management services and programs for adolescents and their families. 

Sarah is currently working as a qualitative research fellow with the Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation (MCHRI). She is a clinical Dietitian and continues to provide dietetic care within adult and paediatric hospital dietetic services. She has experience in facilitating community healthy eating programs for families.

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 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Research area keywords

  • Maternal health
  • Child health
  • Adolescence
  • Obesity
  • Nutrition
  • Dietetics
  • Weight Management

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