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Kiu Sum
BSc (Hons), MRes, ANutr



Kiu Sum is a lecturer in nutrition in the School of Applied Health and Life Sciences. With a BSc (Hons) and MRes in Human Nutrition, Kiu's mixed-methods research include workplace nutrition, public health nutrition, and nutritional behaviour. Kiu's PhD explores doctors' nutrition during shift work. Aside from nutrition, she is also a pedagogy researcher focusing on student engagement and partnerships, assessments and feedback.

Kiu is a Registered Associate Nutritionist with the Association for Nutrition (AfN) and an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Kiu is also the Chair of the Student Section at The Nutrition Society, an Associate Member and Chair of the South East Branch Committee of the Institute of Food Science and Technology, the Communications Officer of the UK Society for Behavioural Medicine’s Early Career Network, and the Co-Convenor of the Engagement Assessment and the Early Career Researchers Special Interest Groups at RAISE Network, of which she previously also was the Student Officer on the RAISE Committee.

Further information

Kiu teaches on the BSc (Hons) Health, Nutrition and Exercise Science programme and is the module leader for:

  • Obesity and Weight Management (Level 5)
  • Sports Nutrition (Level 6)
  • Human Nutrition (Level 4)

Taught courses

BSc (Hons) Health, Nutrition and Exercise Science

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