Dr Portia D'Anverrs

Dr Portia D'Anverrs

Dr Portia D'Anverrs

Plant-based Nutrition - the Why and the How with Doctors For Nutrition

'Keto', 'Paleo', 'Vegan', 'Low Carb', 'High Carb', 'WFPB', 'Intermittent Fasting'... with so many diet terms circulating around, it can be very confusing as to what the essence of healthy eating really looks like! Hear from these three highly informed healthcare professionals about how you can cut through the food industry spin and get to the real #nutrititionfacts! With practical advice on how to incorporate the latest plant-based nutrition science into your life, this panel may just add years to your life, and life to your years... as well as helping the planet and the animals!

 


Portia is a Radiology Registrar based in Hobart, Tasmania. Portia is also a fitness instructor (Cert III, studying Cert IV personal training), she has completed an advanced diploma in Sports Nutrition and has competed in powerlifting, bikini (INBA) and sports model competitions (ICN). She is a writer for Oxygen Magazine and has presented multiple medical imaging papers at medical conferences around Australia. Portia is the director of  Doctor Vegan Fit Pty Ltd, a health and fitness coaching business, showing people how to incorporate plant-based nutrition and resistance exercise into their busy lives. Portia is the Tasmanian Ambassa'doc' for the new charity, Doctors For Nutrition.


Education:
University of Melbourne (MBBS)
Advanced Diploma in Sports Nutrition (Shaw Academy)
Certificate III (Fitness instructor)

Affiliations / Memberships:
Australian Medical Association
Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Radiology
Australian Fitness Academy
ICN Australia