Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics with First Class Honours; Queensland University of Technology 2016
Damian is a dietitian with a strong interest in research and public health, specifically in chronic disease self-management and working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. He has worked as a clinical dietitian and with remote indigenous communities in Cape York to achieve better health outcomes through improvements in food security and store environments.
Damian is a team member of the Diabetes Across the Lifecourse Northern Australia Partnership. He works in the Youth Type 2 Diabetes Team, which is focuses on co-designing youth friendly, culturally appropriate models of care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people with type 2 diabetes aged 10-25.