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Ellen Pearce | Elance
 
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Ellen Pearce

Balanced perspectives on lifestyle and well-being
   Canada
  |   Calgary, Alberta

Overview

Research, composition, and review/editing services for health and lifestyle-related topics provided by a young Dietitian with a fresh and balanced perspective on these issues. Bringing a solid understanding of health behaviours and the factors that influence such actions, articles will be current and relevant to whatever audience you are targeting (from children and youth to health professionals and academic audiences). All compositions will be appropriately referenced and based on the most current, high-quality evidence....

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Academic Writing
Online Writing
Report Writing
General Office Skills
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft Word

Service Description

Professional designation: Registered Dietitian, registered with the College of Dietitians of Alberta.

Educational background: Master of Public Health in Community Nutrition from the University of Toronto (2009) and a Bachelor of Applied Science In Applied Human Nutrition from the University of Guelph (2007).

Relevant Professional Experience
- Registered Dietitian with a focus in public and community health (Master of Public Health degree)
- Peer reviewer of academic manuscripts and professional communication materials
- Researcher focused on obesity and chronic disease prevention strategies
- Team leader for a team of 28 staff that focus on improving child and youth health through partnerships with the education sector
- School health promoter focused on working with schools and school districts, parent groups, and community organizations to improve healthy eating, physical activity and mental health among students

Areas of Knowledge & Expertise
- Child and youth health
- Chronic disease prevention and management
- Community development
- Determinants of individual and population health
- Health behaviour change
- Health/public health policy
- Health promotion
- Nutrition and healthy eating
- Obesity
- Physical activity and active living
- School health

Core Skills
- Academic writing and editing
- Attention to detail
- Critical thinking
- Data analysis and interpretation
- Development of grant applications/proposals
- Development of nutrition recommendations and...

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Employment

Alberta Health Services
Team Lead
2011 - Present
Alberta Health Services
Health Promotion Coordinator
2010 - 2011
Alberta Health Services
Research Associate
2009 - 2010

Education

University of Toronto
Master of Public Health
2007 - 2009
University of Guelph
Bachelor of Applied Science
2003 - 2007
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Keywords

nutrition
weight
health
research
diet
obesity
school health
children
youth
education
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