Dr Megan Rossi is considered one of the most influential gut health specialists internationally. A Registered Dietitian and Nutritionist with a PhD in gut health from the Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at The University of Queensland, Australia, Megan is passionate about empowering others to take control of their health and happiness from the inside out. Her PhD was recognised for its contribution to science receiving the Dean’s Award for outstanding research Higher Degree and was selected as one of nine international female success stories by Cosmopolitan.
Megan has a broad range of nutrition experience, having worked as a clinical dietitian specialising in gut health, sports nutritionist for the Australia Olympic Synchronised Swimming team and consultant dietitian to several companies, from well-established to start-ups.
A leading Research Fellow at King’s College London, Megan is currently investigating nutrition-based therapies in gastrointestinal health, including pre- and probiotics, dietary fibres, the low FODMAP diet and food additives. Megan is also an Associate Lecturer at the University of Queensland and was the recipient of the British Medical Journal Open Gastroenterology prize 'Best Clinical science abstract for oral presentation' and the British Nutrition Foundation 'Drummond Pump Priming Award'.
Megan also works with food industry, including Leon Restaurants, on gut health initiatives across the UK and Europe. Megan founded The Gut Health Clinic with a team of gut-specialist dietitians and was recognised as one of six new "wellness stars" to watch by Women's Health. Megan has recently written her first book Eat Yourself Healthy with Penguin Life, to be published in September 2019. Pre-order your copy now! Find Megan on social @TheGutHealthDoctor