Position

Senior Lecturer - Nutrition & Dietetics
Nutrition & Dietetics

Biography

Dr Jacqui Miller commenced her appointment at Flinders University in 2002. Prior to this her key practice focus has been paediatric nutrition. Her main research interests are infant feeding and human milk fed premature infants. In recent years her interests have included childhood malnutrition in developing countries.

Qualifications

PhD (The University of Adelaide, 2010)
Graduate Diploma of Nutrition and Dietetics (Sydney University, 1976)
BSc (The University of Adelaide, 1975)

Honours, awards and grants

2012 Advanced Accredited Practicing Dietitian (Adv APD)
2010 New Research Award Dietetic Association of Australia
2010 Winner The University of Adelaide, Three Minute Thesis (3 MT) Award

Teaching interests

Teaching interests include

  • the translation of the theory of nutrition and dietetics into practice
  • teaching research skills and supervising projects

Topic Coordinator:

Research expertise

  • Nutrition and dietetics

Research interests

Research interests include paediatric nutrition, human milk and childhood malnutrition in developing countries

Supervisory interests

  • Human milk and lactation
  • Milk banking
  • Paediatric nutrition

Publications

  • Miller, J. (2015). Lactation. In Croxford S, Itsiopoulos C, Forsyth A, Belski R, Thodis A, Tierney A, ed. Food and Nutrition throughout Life. Australia: Allen and Unwin.
  • Miller, J. (2015). Newborn and Infant. In Croxford S, Itsiopoulos C, Forsyth A, Belski R, Thodis A, Tierney A, ed. Food and Nutrition throughout Life. Australia: Allen and Unwin.
  • Miller, J., Wray, A., Slattery, A., Dickinson, K., Yaxley, A., Matwiejczyk, L., et al. (2015). A novel student-led clinic using a staged approach to the NCP to enhance placement-readiness. Dietitians Association of Australia 32nd National Conference. Perth, Australia. May 2015.
  • Mumme, R., Miller, J. and Mehta, K. (2015). Attitudes and perceptions of women using an informal human milk sharing website. Dietitians Association of Australia 32nd National Conference. Perth, Australia. May 2015.
  • Sudargo, T., Samekto, P., Widiarsanti, E. and Miller, J. (2015). Anaemia and growth status of adolescent girls in Jogjakarta, Indonesia. In Journal of the Dietitians Association of Australia. Dietitians Association of Australia 32nd National Conference. Perth, Australia. May 2015.
  • Yaxley, A., Chan, L., Dickinson, K., Thomas, J., Jackson, K., Miller, J., et al. (2015). Masking of vitamin B12 deficiency in older Australians: has folic acid fortification increased the risk? Dietitians Association of Australia 32nd National Conference. Perth, Australia. May 2015.
  • Freeman, M., Miller, J., Toome, S., Vanderhaak, N. and Fairchild, J. (2015). A needs assessment of the dietary education preferences of children and adolescents, and their families, with Type 1 Diabetes attending the Women's and Children's Health Network (WCHN) Dietitians Association of Australia 32nd National Conference. Perth, Australia. May 2015.
  • Vanderhaak, N., Day, A., Miller, J., Pena, A., Tai, A. and Martin, J. (2015). ) Prevalence of vitamin D deficiency and effectiveness of 2 different high dose (stoss) oral vitamin D supplementation protocols in a paediatric cystic fibrosis clinic in Australia. 38th European Cystic Fibrosis Conference. Brussells, Belgium. Jun 2015.
  • Miller, J. (2014). Teaching indigenous health to nutrition and dietetics students: Review of the current curriculum and proposed ways forward. In 31st National DAA Conference. National DAA conference.
  • Wilson, A., Mehta, K., Miller, J., Jackson, K., Thomas, J., Yaxley, A., et al. (2014). Teaching Indigenous health to Nutrition and Dietetics students: review of current curriculum and proposed ways forward. Dietitians Association of Australia 31st National Conference. Brisbane, Queensland. May 2014.
    [Web Link]
  • Miller, J. (2014). An audit of the dietetic care received by paediatric patients with T1DM - How does this care benchmark against the ISPAD nutrition guidelines? In 31st National DAA Conference. DAA conference. Brisbane. May 2014.
  • Miller, J., Thomas, J.M. and Miller, M.D. (2013). Predictors of translation of DAA conference abstracts to publication in peer reveiwed journals. In Nutrition & Dietetics Special Issue: Abstracts of the Dietitians Association of Australia 30th National Conference. Canberra, ACT: Dietitians Association of Australia. Dietitians Association of Australia 30th National Conference. Canberra, ACT. May 2013, pp. 17-18.
  • Miller, J., Collins, C., Tonkin, E., Makrides, M., Gibson, R.A., mcphee, A., et al. (2013). Dietary intake and growth in human milk-fed preterm infants. In Perinatal Society of Australia & New Zealand Congress 2013. Perinatal Society of Australia & New Zealand Congress 2013.
    [10.1111/jpc.12132]
  • Miller, J., Beggs, S., Ritchie, B., Tran, C., Cobiac, L., Olly Lada, C., et al. (2011). Nutritional and infectious disease status of children aged 6 to 60 months in a resettlement village in West Timor. In Nutritional Well-Being for a Progressive Asia: Challenges & Opportunities. Federation of Asian Nutrition Societies. XI Asian Congress of Nutrition 2011. Singapore. Jul 2011.
  • Miller, J., Collins, C., Gibson, R., McPhee, A., Stanford, T., Morris, S., et al. (2009). The effect of increasing the protein content of Human Milk Fortifier on growth in preterm infants <31 weeks: a randomised controlled trial. In Perinatal Society of Aust and NZ, 13th Annual Congress. Perinatal Society of Australia and new Zealand, pp. A035.
  • Collins, C.T., Gibson, R.A., Miller, J., McPhee, A., Wilson, K., Smithers, L.G., et al. (2008). Macronutrient balance and growth in infants <33 weeks gestation. In Perinatal society of Australia and New Zealand 12th Annual Congress. Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand 12th Annual Congress. Gold Coast, QLD. Apr 2008.
    [10.1111/j.1440-1754.2008.01297.x]
  • Miller, J. (2008). Comparison of intake and growth in two tertiary centres in infants <33 weeks gestation. In Perinatal Society of Aus and NZ, 10th Annual Congress. Perinatal Society of Aus and NZ 10th annual congress.
  • Miller, J. (2006). Enteral feeding practices in infants <33 weeks gestation. In Perinatal Society of Aus and NZ, 10th Annual congress. Perinatal Society of Aus and NZ, 10th Annual congress. Perth. Mar 2006.
  • Collins, C.T., Miller, J. and McPhee, A. (2005). Characterising the nutritional intake of preterm infants <33 weeks gestation. In Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Nutrition Society of Australia Annual Scientific Meeting 2005.
  • Schmidt, L., Wray, A.L., Miller, J., Scott, J. and Pope, K. (2017). A Tool for Educating Global Health Practitioners: the Curriculum Design Compass. AMEE MedEdPublish, 6(1) pp. 61.
    [10.15694/mep.2017.000061] [Web Link]
  • Dickinson, K.M., Chan, L.T., Moores, C.J., Thomas, J.M., Yaxley, A., Jackson, K.A., et al. (2016). Sources of sodium at meal and non-meal time eating occasions in adults: Secondary analysis of Australian Health Survey data. Journal of Nutrition & Intermediary Metabolism, 4 pp. 25.
    [10.1016/j.jnim.2015.12.243]
  • Miller, J. (2010). The Efficacy and Safety of a Higher Protein Human Milk. PhD. The University of Adelaide
  • Dickinson, K.M., Chan, L., Moores, C.J., Miller, M.D., Yaxley, A., Miller, J., et al. (2017). Eating occasions and food sources of sodium and potassium in adults. Public Health Nutrition,
  • Thomas, J.M., Chan, L.L.H., Wray, A.L., Miller, J., Mehta, K.P., Yaxley, A., et al. (2017). Does the presence of cardiovascular disease risk factors or established disease influence the dietary intake of affected adults and their children residing in the same household? A secondary analysis of the Australian Health Survey (2011–2013) BMC Cardiovascular Disorders, 17(1) pp. Art: 146.
    [10.1186/s12872-017-0578-2] [Scopus]
  • Battersby, R., SWEENEY, A., TOOME, S., FAIRCHILD, J. and Miller, J. (2016). Audit of the dietetic care of patients with type 1 diabetes at a large Australian paediatric tertiary hospital and comparison with the International Society for Paediatric and Adolescent Diabetes nutrition guidelines. Nutrition and Dietetics,
    [10.1111/1747-0080.12312]
  • Miller, J., Chan, L.L.H., Mehta, K.P., Roberts, R.J.G., Dickinson, K.M., Yaxley, A., et al. (2016). Dietary intake of working women with children does not appear to be influenced by hours of employment: A secondary analysis of the Australian Health Survey (2011–2013) Appetite, 105 pp. 106-113.
    [10.1016/j.appet.2016.05.007] [Scopus]
  • Ong, J., Ullah, S., Magarey, A.M., Miller, J. and Leslie, E.R. (2016). Relationship between the home environment and fruit and vegetable consumption in children aged 6–12 years: a systematic review. Public Health Nutrition,
    [10.1017/S1368980016002883]
  • Wilson, A.M., Mehta, K.P., Miller, J., Yaxley, A., Thomas, J.M., Jackson, K.A., et al. (2015). Review of Indigenous Health Curriculum in Nutrition and Dietetics at One Australian University: An Action Research Study. Australian Journal of Indigenous Education, 44(1) pp. 106-120.
    [10.1017 /jie.2015.4] [10.1017/jie.2015.4]
  • Greenslade, S., Miller, J., Tonkin, E.L., Marshall, P.B. and Collins, C. (2015). Estimating Dietary Intake of Breastfeeding Preterm Infants. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12(5) pp. 5408-5419.
    [10.3390/ijerph120505408] [Scopus]
  • Miller, J., Thomas, J.M. and Miller, M. (2014). Predictors of publication by dietitians from conference abstracts presented at national conferences 2006-2009. Nutrition and Dietetics, 65
    [10.1111/1747-0080.12159]
  • Tonkin, E., Collins, C. and Miller, J. (2014). Protein Intake and Growth in Preterm Infants: A Systematic Review. Global Pediatric Health,
    [10.1177/2333794X14554698]
  • Miller, J., Ritchie, B., Tran, C., Beggs, S., Olly Lada, C., Whetter, K., et al. (2013). Seasonal variation in the nutritional status of children aged 6 to 60 months in a resettlement village in West Timor. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition (Pinted) 22(3) pp. 449-456.
    [10.6133/apjcn.2013.22.3.10] [Scopus]
  • Miller, J., Makrides, M., Gibson, R.A., McPhee, A., Stanford, T.E., Morris, S.A., et al. (2012). Effect of increasing the protein content of human milk fortifier on growth in preterm infants born at <31 wk gestation: a randomized controlled trial. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 95(3) pp. 648-655.
    [10.3945/ajcn.111.026351] [Scopus]
  • Miller, J., Makrides, M., Gibson, R.A., McPhee, A., Stanford, T.E., Morris, S.A., et al. (2012). Effect of increasing protein content of human milk fortifier on growth in preterm infants born at <31 wk gestation: a randomized controlled trial. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 95(3) pp. 648-655.
    [10.3945/ajcn.111.026351] [10.3945/ajcn.111.026351.] [Scopus]
  • Collins, C., Gibson, R.A., Miller, J., McPhee, A., Willson, K., Smithers, L.G., et al. (2008). Carbohydrate intake is the main determinant of growth in infants born <33 weeks' gestation when protein intake is adequate. Nutrition, 24(5) pp. 451-457.
    [10.1016/j.nut.2008.01.014] [Scopus]
  • Miller, J., Makrides, M. and Collins, C.T. (2008). High versus standard protein content of human milk fortifier for promoting growth and neurological development in preterm infants (protocol) Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2 pp. 1-5.
    [10.1002/14651858.CD007090] [Scopus]
  • Thomas, J.M., Chan, L.L.H., Wray, A.L., Miller, J., Mehta, K.P., Yaxley, A., et al. (2017). Does the presence of cardiovascular disease risk factors or established disease influence the dietary intake of affected adults and their children residing in the same household? A secondary analysis of the Australian Health Survey (2011–2013) BMC Cardiovascular Disorders, 17(1) pp. Art: 146.
    [10.1186/s12872-017-0578-2] [Scopus]
  • Dickinson, K.M., Chan, L., Moores, C.J., Miller, M.D., Yaxley, A., Miller, J., et al. (2017). Eating occasions and food sources of sodium and potassium in adults. Public Health Nutrition,
  • Miller, J., Chan, L.L.H., Mehta, K.P., Roberts, R.J.G., Dickinson, K.M., Yaxley, A., et al. (2016). Dietary intake of working women with children does not appear to be influenced by hours of employment: A secondary analysis of the Australian Health Survey (2011–2013) Appetite, 105 pp. 106-113.
    [10.1016/j.appet.2016.05.007] [Scopus]
  • Battersby, R., SWEENEY, A., TOOME, S., FAIRCHILD, J. and Miller, J. (2016). Audit of the dietetic care of patients with type 1 diabetes at a large Australian paediatric tertiary hospital and comparison with the International Society for Paediatric and Adolescent Diabetes nutrition guidelines. Nutrition and Dietetics,
    [10.1111/1747-0080.12312]
  • Ong, J., Ullah, S., Magarey, A.M., Miller, J. and Leslie, E.R. (2016). Relationship between the home environment and fruit and vegetable consumption in children aged 6–12 years: a systematic review. Public Health Nutrition,
    [10.1017/S1368980016002883]
  • Greenslade, S., Miller, J., Tonkin, E.L., Marshall, P.B. and Collins, C. (2015). Estimating Dietary Intake of Breastfeeding Preterm Infants. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12(5) pp. 5408-5419.
    [10.3390/ijerph120505408] [Scopus]
  • Wilson, A.M., Mehta, K.P., Miller, J., Yaxley, A., Thomas, J.M., Jackson, K.A., et al. (2015). Review of Indigenous Health Curriculum in Nutrition and Dietetics at One Australian University: An Action Research Study. Australian Journal of Indigenous Education, 44(1) pp. 106-120.
    [10.1017 /jie.2015.4] [10.1017/jie.2015.4]
  • Miller, J., Thomas, J.M. and Miller, M. (2014). Predictors of publication by dietitians from conference abstracts presented at national conferences 2006-2009. Nutrition and Dietetics, 65
    [10.1111/1747-0080.12159]
  • Tonkin, E., Collins, C. and Miller, J. (2014). Protein Intake and Growth in Preterm Infants: A Systematic Review. Global Pediatric Health,
    [10.1177/2333794X14554698]
  • Miller, J., Ritchie, B., Tran, C., Beggs, S., Olly Lada, C., Whetter, K., et al. (2013). Seasonal variation in the nutritional status of children aged 6 to 60 months in a resettlement village in West Timor. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition (Pinted) 22(3) pp. 449-456.
    [10.6133/apjcn.2013.22.3.10] [Scopus]

Professional and community engagement

Accreditation reviewer of university dietetics programs, Dietetic Assoc of Australia
Examiner, Recognition of Dietetic Qualifications, Dietetic Association of Australia

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Location: Flinders Medical Centre (7E:107.1)
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