ADIPS & SOMANZ 2017

Julia Zinga

Julia Zinga is a Dietitian of 16 years experience, and holds a Bachelor of Health Science (Nutrition & Dietetics) from The University of Newcastle. The majority of Julia’s dietetic career has been in the field of diabetes, providing dietary counselling to people of all ages with diabetes. Since 2014, Julia has worked as Diabetes Dietitian at Royal Women’s Hospital, Melbourne, working in the multidisciplinary diabetes unit to support women with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes who are pregnant or planning pregnancy, and women with gestational diabetes. Julia is also the producer of a pictorial resource for carbohydrate estimation, called ‘How much Carb in that?’.