Dr Heena Akbar

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Faculty of Health,
School of Exercise & Nutrition Sciences


Personal details

Positions

Research Fellow
Faculty of Health,
School of Exercise & Nutrition Sciences

Discipline

Human Movement and Sports Science

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philsophy (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Honors) (Life Science) (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships and associations

Civil 20 (C20) Global Health Working Group, G20 Civil Engagement, Italy 2021 (Pacific Women In Network (Pacificwin) 2021 - present Pacific Australian Women’s Consultative Standing Committee (PAW CSC) 2021 - present Australian Association for Pacific Studies (AAPS) 2021 - present Oceania Pacific Health Association (OPHA) 2021 - present Co-Lead-Long Term Wellness Priority Group, Pasifika and Maori Health and Wellbeing Strategy for Brisbane South 2020-2025, QLD 2020 - present  Supporting Medication Use for Maori & Pacific Islander Patients  with Type 2 Diabetes Advisory Member 2020 - present  Pasifika and Maori Health and Wellbeing Strategy for Brisbane South 2020-2025 Governance Committee Member, QLD 2019 - present Chair - Feeding Our Mana - Pasifika Food Security Project Advisory Committee 2019 - present  Ethnic Communities Council of Queensland Ltd (ECCQ) 2012 - present  Women’s Health Queensland Wide (WHQW) 2011 - present  Public Health Association of Australia (PHAA) 2010 - present

Publications

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Supervision