Jennifer Cohen

Senior Dietitian

Pediatric Oncology/Hematology

 

Clinical Interests

Jennifer is the clinical dietitian at the Kids Cancer Centre. Her role is to  enhance the nutritional intake and status of children and adolescents undergoing cancer therapy.

Research

Jennifer ‘s research interests include the nutritional intake and management of childhood cancer  patients and survivors. Her current research projects include: assessing taste and smell changes in childhood cancer patients and  the efficacy of nutritional interventions for cancer survivors. Jennifer is currently completing her PhD in this area and has a number of published articles in peer reviewed journals.

Background

Jennifer has a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition from the University of Wollongong and a Masters of Nutrition and Dietetics form the University of Sydney.  She has been working  at Sydney Children’s Hospital in the Kids Cancer Centre since November 2004.

Contact Details

Ph: (02) 9382 1021

Fax: (02) 9382 1200

Email: jennifer.cohen@sesiahs.health.nsw.gov.au