Caryne McKeand

Caryne McKeand

Areas of expertise:

  • Weight Management
  • Pre and Post Bariatric Surgery nutrition
  • Coeliac Disease



  • BSc Hons Human Nutrition & Dietetics (Glasgow Caledonian)


Current employment:

  • Clinical Dietitian (MacMurray Centre)
  • Lead Bariatric Dietitian (Waitemata District Health Board)



  • ISAK Level 1 anthropometry (Glasgow Caledonian)
  • Motivational interviewing and cognitive behaviour therapy training (Leeds Metropolitan University)
  • Introduction to mental health and eating disorders (NCORE Derby Hospital)


Overseas experience:

  • Senior Specialist Diabetes Dietitian (Bradford Teaching Hospitals, NHS Foundation Trust)
  • Specialist Bariatric Dietitian (Bradford Teaching Hospitals, NHS Foundation Trust)



  • NZ Registered Dietitian with extended scope of practice: prescribing rights
  • Dietitians NZ
  • Dietitians Special Interest Group: Bariatrics (co-convenor)