Emily Flett

Emily Flett

Areas of expertise:

Adult nutrition

  • Diabetes and Prediabetes
  • Dietary management of irritable bowel syndrome
  • Weight management
  • Bariatric nutrition
  • Lipid management and Cardiovascular health
  • Women’s health, including PCOS and pregnancy
  • Pacific and Refugee health
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and long term behaviour change

 

Paediatric nutrition

  • Picky eaters
  • Faltering growth
  • Infant and early childhood nutrition
  • Childhood obesity

 

Qualifications:

MDiet, BSc

 

Current employment:

Clinical Dietitian at MacMurray Gastroenterology Centre

Diabetes Dietitian at Auckland Diabetes Centre

 

Training:

Bachelor of Science (Human Nutrition) – Otago University

Master of Dietetics – Otago University

DESMOND Diabetes Education trained facilitator

Training in CALD, RSANZ migrant and refugee health

Training in motivational interviewing and cognitive behaviour therapy

 

Memberships:

NZ Registered Dietitian with extended scope of practice: prescribing rights

Dietitians NZ Member

Diabetes Special Interest Group; Co-editor of magazine

Gastro and Bariatric Special Interest Groups