IHMRI affiliation

Theme:Chronic conditions and lifestyle
Level:IHMRI Fellow

Research focus

Associate Professor Yasmine Probst’s research focus is on the application of health informatics to dietetic practice including the use of food composition and dietary methodology in clinical studies

Publications and funding


  • Nutrition Society of Australia
  • Dietitians Association of Australia
  • Health Informatics Society of Australia
  • EuroFIR

IHMRI research team

Research fellows

Vivienne Guan E: vguan@uow.edu.au

Research assistants

Lauren Houston E: lhouston@uow.edu.au

PhD candidates

Ruth Crowe Exploring the healthy eating and physical activity (HEPA) environments in after-school programs
Joel Craddock Plant based eating, health and physical activity
Mamatha Chandra Singh Developing methods for anthocyanin food data for the Australian food supply
Gerald Haslinger Measuring the impact of a Whole Food Plant-Based approach to lifestyle on physical health and psychological wellbeing and the implications for social policy.
Melissa Eaton Exploring a non diet approach to weight management

Honours students

Olivia Wills Investigating lifestyle self-management of patients with chronic disease
Emiliana Safioti Investigating misinformation within lifestyle self-management recommendations for chronic disease
Peter Hanna Validation of a Vitamin D screening tool for use in clinical practice.
Saahil Khan Exploring resilience in Indigenous children