Ms Amy Yee Liu

MHSc, PGDipDIET, BSc

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Doctoral Candidate - Doctor of Philosophy

Teaching | Current

2010-Current - Provide lectures for Masters in Dietetics students at University of Otago.  Topics include: Diabetes and Nutrition Management in the young adult population, Diabetes and Nutrition Management in the older peoples population and Working with the Chinese community.

2014-Current - Provided lectures for Masters in Dieteics students at University of Auckland.  Topics include: Medical Nutrition Management in Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes and Diabetes in Pregnancy.

Distinctions/Honours

Postrgraduate Diploma in Dietetics - passed with Distinction

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Liu, A. Y., Dean, A. L., Nuttall, J. W., Wilkinson, J. D., Khanolkar, M. P., & Drury, P. L. (2016). Structured type 1 diabetes education (DAFNE) delivered in Auckland district health board reduces basal insulin dose and indicates an improvement in Glycaemic control: 3 year audit at Auckland District Health Board. Paper presented at New Zealand Society for the Study of Diabetes, Rotorua, New Zealand. 3 May - 6 May 2016. Structured type 1 diabetes education (DAFNE) delivered in Auckland district health board reduces basal insulin dose and indicates an improvement in Glycaemic control: 3 year audit at Auckland District Health Board.. Related URL.
  • Zhang, Z., Kane, J., Liu, A. Y., & Venn, B. J. (2016). Benefits of a rice mix on glycaemic control in Asian people with type 2 diabetes: A randomised trial. Nutrition & Dietetics, 73 (2), 125-131. 10.1111/1747-0080.12158
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/26686
  • Liu, A. Y., Silvestre, M. P., & Poppitt, S. D. (2015). Prevention of type 2 diabetes through lifestyle modification: is there a role for higher-protein diets?. Advances in nutrition (Bethesda, Md.), 6 (6), 665-673. 10.3945/an.115.008821
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/27582
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Sally Poppitt, Marta Paulino Silvestre
  • Silvestre, M., Poppitt, S., Liu, A., Folgelholm, M., Freskens, E., Westerterp-Plantenga, M., ... McGill, A.-T. (2014). PREVIEW: PREVention of diabetes through lifestyle Intervention in Europe and around the World – Where are we now?. Obesity Research & Clinical Practice. 10.1016/j.orcp.2014.10.171
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Sally Poppitt, Marta Paulino Silvestre
  • Poppitt, S. D., Silvestre, M. P., & Liu, A. (2014). Etiology of Obesity Over the Life Span: Ecologic and Genetic Highlights from New Zealand Cohorts. Current obesity reports, 3 (1), 38-45. 10.1007/s13679-013-0079-2
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/27210
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Sally Poppitt, Marta Paulino Silvestre
  • Liu, A., Zhang, Z., Kane, J., & Venn, B. (2013). Lowering postprandial glycaemia with a rice-mix in Asian people with type 2 diabetes. Paper presented at International Diabetes Federation (IDF) conference, Melbourne, Australia. 2 December - 6 December 2013. Related URL.