Cathy Whiteley

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Accredited Practising Dietitian

Cathy is an Accredited Practising Dietitian, working to advance and develop new health and nutrition services. She supports the Health Services team by planning programs and events and facilitating nutrition programs.

Cathy holds a Masters in Nutrition and Dietetics and a bachelor degree in Health Science from Flinders University. She has been practicing for over 10 years and has a broad range of skills and experience gained across the health sector. These skills encompass speciality areas such as diabetes, heart disease, bariatric nutrition, renal dialysis and a special focus in public health and community nutrition.

Cathy joined Diabetes SA with a passion to promote healthy nutrition, diabetes prevention and to support individuals and families living with diabetes.

Cathy enjoys all aspects of health promotion and loves celebrating outdoor experiences with friends and family along with trying new foods from different cultures.