Emalie Sparks

Australia

PhD Student and Research Assistant

Master of Nutrition and Dietetics (MNutrDiet); BSc - Physiology

Emalie Sparks is a PhD candidate and research assistant at The George Institute for Global Health, Office of the Chief Scientist. She is also an Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD).

Emalie’s work for the World Health Organization Collaborating Centre on Population Salt Reduction and Public Health Advocacy and Policy Impact team involves supporting salt reduction research and advocacy activities, in Australia and globally. Emalie commenced her PhD at The University of New South Wales in 2019 focusing on the impact of institutional nutrition policies on dietary intake. She holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) and a Master of Nutrition and Dietetics (MNutrDiet) from The University of Sydney.