Lydia Sutakowsky has been a member of the Dietitians Association of Australia since 1991 and is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian. Her position at the University of the Sunshine Coast encompasses all aspects of the clinical placement experience that students in the Nutrition and Dietetics program undertake in their fourth year of study.
Lydia organises their hospital, clinical and food service placements. She is also involved in assessing students during each of these placement experiences. She works closely with all placement sites and regularly provides inservices and workshops to supervisors at placement sites. She provides support to both students and supervisors.