If you would like to enlist The Food Lady to assist you with any aspect of your research project (data collection, data analysis, writing, knowledge translation) please contact us to discuss your needs.

Carla is able to assist with a variety of research paradigms, (qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methodologies). She has extensive experience working with Aboriginal populations, mental health, food security and homeless adults as well as incarcerated individuals, and seniors.

Presently Carla is a member of The Manitoba Personalized Lifestyle Research (TMPLR) advisory board.  This research aims to reduce the prevalence and severity of chronic disease in Manitoba by developing personalized diet, physical activity and sleep recommendations for Manitobans.
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The Food Lady is able to provide services related to writing or reviewing written articles and documents for academia or consumers. Contact us directly to determine a fee schedule for the specific documents you would live developed.

Examples of published academic articles:

♦ Carla D’Andreamatteo & Joyce Slater (2018) Measuring Food Security in Canadian Homeless Adult Men, Canadian Journal of Dietetic Practice and Research, 79:1, 42-45,

♦ Carla D’Andreamatteo, Karen Davison, Pat Vanderkooy (2016) Defining research priorities for nutrition and mental health: Insights from dietetics practice, Canadian Journal of Dietetic Practice and Research, 77:1, 35-42,

♦ Carla D’Andreamatteo & Joyce Slater (2016) Exploring the nutritional vulnerability of homeless men in a Canadian urban setting, Journal of Social Distress and the Homeless25:1, 26-32, DOI: 10.1080/10530789.2015.1116839

♦ Carla D’AndreaMatteo, Karen Davison, Scott Mitchell, Pat Vanderkooy (2015) Dietitians of Canada. Dietitians and community mental health: Setting the research agenda. Toronto, ON.

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