About Us

We are a group of accredited practising dietitians and health professionals, based in Northern Sydney. We provide aged care nutrition and health related services in the metropolitan, regional and rural New South Wales. At times we also provide interstate seminars and consulting services.

Giselle Brand, Dietitian, Principal Consultant

Giselle Brand, Dietitian, Principal Consultant, Accredited Practising Dietitian

Giselle Brand

Giselle graduated in 1995 from Sydney University with a Masters of Nutrition and Dietetics.  Having worked as a food scientist in the food industry, Giselle has extensive knowledge of HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point) style food safety programs.

Giselle has special interest in leading-edge therapies and breakthroughs in the science of longevity. Her blog is available on http://conceptnutrition.com.au


Rebecca Star, Speech Pathologist, Consultant

Rebecca Star, Speech Pathologist

Rebecca Star

Rebecca holds a Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology) from Cumberland College of Health Sciences, Lidcombe, Sydney. She is a Certified Practising Speech Pathologist with Speech Pathology Australia and has a dual qualification as a Teacher in Speech and Drama.

Rebecca has spent 20 years working part time as a TAFE teacher. Her professional interests are extensive as she continues to provide assessment and therapy for communication and swallowing disorders in both adults and children.

Sharon Xia, Consultant

Sharon Xia, Consultant, Accredited Practising Dietitian

Sharon Xia

Sharon Xia graduated with a Master of Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of Wollongong in 2009. Sharon is an Australian Accredited Practicing Dietitian with the 14 years study and work experience in the field of nutrition.

Sharon specialises in diabetes, weight management and cardiovascular disease. She also has considerable experience in conducting small group education.

Sharon speaks English, Mandarin and Cantonese. Sharon works well with people from a variety of cultures.

Kate Flinders, Associate

Kate Flinders, Associate Dietitian

Kate Flinders

Kate is currently completing her final year in the Master of Nutrition and Dietetics at the University of Sydney, Australia.
Kate holds a Bachelor of Food Science and Human Nutrition degree from University of Newcastle, achieving a placement on the Faculty of Science Commendation List.

She has also studied at the University of Wollongong achieving a placement on the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences Dean Merit List.

Kate is passionate about improving the health and well being of all individuals throughout all stages of life and is looking forward to becoming a fully Accredited Practising Dietitian.

Jemima Fogarty, Admin Assistant

Jemima Fogarty, Admin Assistant

Jemima Fogarty

Jemima is the person working tirelessly behind the scenes, holding us all together :-) .
Beware, her enthusiasm is infectious!









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