Vanessa Korfiatis is an Accredited Practising Dietitian and Nutritionist with a Masters degree in Dietetics and Honours degree in Health Promotion. Vanessa is the director of a Melbourne based nutrition consultancy practice providing a range of services including individual consultations, workplace seminars, cooking classes and menu assessments. She has wide-ranging experience across sectors including local government, research, food industry and private practice.
A social entrepreneur with a genuine interest in men’s health, the traditional Mediterranean diet and supports holistic systems thinking to preventative health, Vanessa was also awarded a scholarship by the Australian Rural and Remote Allied Health Services and completed a food security project in remote Cape York Queensland in 2013.
Vanessa is committed to supporting the men in the Sons of the West Men’s Health Program to develop a healthy relationship with food and achieve long-term health changes.