Miss Kathy Redfern

Miss Kathy Redfern

Teaching and Research Associate in Human Nutrition

School of Biomedical & Healthcare Sciences (Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry)


Teaching and Research Associate in Human Nutrition 

PhD Candidate: 'The effect of diet and physical activity on patterns of gestational weight gain and neonatal anthropometric outcomes.'
Project Supervisors: Dr Gail Rees (DoS) & Professor Jonathan Pinkney (2nd Supervisor). 
Start date: January 2014 


MSc Sport and Exercise Medicine - University of Exeter, 2012

BSc (Hons) Exercise Nutrition and Health - Plymouth University, 2011

Professional membership

Association for Nutrition - Associate Nutritionist

Nutrition Society
Register of Exercise Professionals

Key publications are highlighted

Redfern KM, Cammack VM, Sweet N, Preston, SoBHCS Student Team, Jarvis M & Rees G 2017 'Nutrient-extraction blender preparation reduces postprandial glucose responses from fruit juice consumption' Nutrition and Diabetes 7, Publisher Site , DOI PEARL
Redfern KM, Rees GA & Pinkney JH 2016 'Maternal Lifestyle Factors and Fetal Macrosomia Risk: A Review' EMJ Reproductive Health Publisher Site PEARL
Conference Papers
Redfern KM, Rees GA & Pinkney JH 2017 'The effect of timing and composition of gestational weight gain in obese pregnant women on infant birth weight: A prospective cohort study' European Congress on Obesity 2017 Porto, Portugal 17/05/2017 20/05/2017 Karger Publishers Open Access 147-148 Publisher Site , DOI PEARL