Extra details for part 1 of complaint

Dear Claire Thank you for your letter dated the 19th November 2014. I would like to address the two allegations separately because they may require different timeframes. The first allegation is: 1. That my recommendation of a very low carbohydrate diet for type 2 diabetes management is inconsistent with Evidence Based Practice. I thought that

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Extra details for part 2 of complaint

My response to second allegation Allegation 2 : “The patient letter indicates that I dismissed previous evidence based advice given to this patient and provided contradictory advice, resulting in a confused and disgruntled consumer.” My initial response is below, but as that has been deemed unsatisfactory, I will address the specific matters as requested. Initial

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My initial response

Dear Claire In response to the complaint by Dietitian X The specific areas highlighted by the Vice President are: That my recommendation of a very low carbohydrate diet for type 2 diabetes management is inconsistent with Evidence Based Practice. In reference to diet recommendations for type 2 diabetes, the Dietitian’s Association of Australia does not

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Reason for my expulsion from DAA

On my blog post a couple of days ago (09/06/2015) I alleged that the reason for my permanent expulsion from the Dietitians Association of Australia (“DAA”) in April, 2015 was because of my recommendation of lower carbohydrate diets to people with insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes. This prompted a response from the DAA, emailed to

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