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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.

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The Locker Room

Join other Sons of the West participants in a new initiative – The Locker Room. The Locker Room is an weight week initiative in addition to the Sons of the West program, which focuses on overcoming low-mood and lack of motivation.

Facilitated by professional clinicians and psychologists, the program will provide participants with information about depression and guide them to a healthier mental state.

For more information on The locker Room, and to register your interest, contact

Victoria University Psychology Clinic

P: 9919 2353

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