COSA members formed the Nutrition Group as the primary national multidisciplinary forum for health professionals with specific expertise and interest in nutrition and cancer. The aim of the group is to raise awareness of the role of nutrition in cancer care services and promote an evidence-based approach to the management of nutrition for people with cancer. Core functions of the group include advocating for nutrition in relevant national policy documents, contribution to and leadership of clinical guideline development and to facilitate education and research opportunities for members. The Nutrition Group Executive Committee represent oncology nutrition experts across clinical, research, education and public health sectors.

Executive committee

Chair:

 

Dr Nicole Kiss, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

 

Members:   A/Professor Judy Bauer, University of Queensland
  Merran Findlay, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
  Dr Anna Boltong, Cancer Council Victoria
  Professor Liz Isenring, Bond University
  Jenelle Loeliger, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

 

Nutrition Group Terms of Reference (pdf, 152kb) - Council approved 14 November 2016