Mark Hinchey PhD Candidature (Nutr. Ed.) MHEd (Nutr. Ed.) BHSc (Complementary Medicine) BHSc (Nutrition Science) BHPE (Health Education) BTeach (Secondary) Adv. Dip (Naturopathy) Adv. Dip (Nutrition) Adv. Dip (Western Herbal Medicine) Certified MINDD Practitioner (Autism Spectrum)


My education includes a Master of Health Education (Nutrition)(University of Newcastle), Bachelor of Health Science (Complementary Medicine)(Charles Sturt University), Bachelor of Health Science (Nutrition Sciences) (Charles Sturt University), Bachelor of Health and Physical Education (Honours) (University of Newcastle). I am currently completing my PhD Thesis, at the University of Newcastle, in Nutrition Education.

Published Work
Evidence Based Practice in Complementary Medicine: A Training Tool for Educators (2015)
Expanding the Horizons of Nutrition Education (2014): In Press
The Paradigm Shift in Health (2010)
A Paradigm Shift in Health Education (2009)
Reconceptualising the philosophical foundations of health  education with respect to the impact of food
technology on human health (2009)


WEA Complementary Health Trainer of the Year (Awarded by the University of Newcastle) (2013)

Lecturing 2017

Lecturer and Head of Faculty: WEA Hunter College Academy of complementary Health (Newcastle and Mid-North Coast)

Conference Presentations 2014
STARR Conference University of Newcastle, November 2014 - Expanding the Horizons of Nutrition Education
Neurology Unit, John Hunter Hospital, Parkinson's Disease, October 2014 - Is There a Relationship Between Parkinson's Disease and Nutritional Status?
Autism Family First, April 2014 - Polymorphisms and DHA: An evidence based approach to biochemistry in ASD

Seminars 2017
Round Table Seminars, University of Newcastle - Evidence Based Teaching Models in Complementary Medicine Colleges, May and July 2017
Round Tables Seminars, University of Newcastle - Epistemological Foundations of Naturopathic and Western Herbal Medicine, July 2017

Consultancy 2017

Hunter Academy of Sport
NSWS (Swimming)
Coast and Valley (Swimming)
Think Smart Eat Smart (Sports Nutrition)
Autism Family First (Sydney)
Neurology, John Hunter Hospital (Parkinson's Society)