PhD Ganoderma lucidum for treatment of hyperglycaemia in persons with metabolic syndrome. University of Western Sydney. Sydney, Australia (2013).
DipAppSc(Pod) Queensland University of Technology
BAppScPod University of Western Sydney
Dr Nerida Klupp is Director of Academic Program for the Bachelor of Health Science and Interprofessional Health Science in the School of Science and Health at Western Sydney University. Her academic background spans several disciplines. Her PhD was conducted through the National Institute of Complementary
Medicine and evaluated the efficacy of the medicinal mushroom Ganoderma
lucidum for treatment of cardiovascular risk factors. She currently teaches behavioural interprofessional health sciences and leads the evidence-based practice curriculum that integrates western and traditional Chinese medicine programs. Previously she lectured and researched in podiatric medicine.
Nerida Klupp's research interests include evidence-based healthcare, interprofessional education, complementary medicine for cardiovascular and lifestyle-related disease, and health intervention research methodology.
- Integration of evidence-based practice in clinical reasoning
- Interprofessional education in health science curriculum
- Cardiovascular and lifestyle-related disease
- Clinical trial and systematic review methodology
- Associate Member, National Institute of Complementary Medicine (NICM)
- Member, Australian and New Zealand Association of Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE)
- Member, International Society for Evidence-based Healthcare (ISEHC)
Grants / Projects
Dr Klupp's research has been supported by numerous external funding agencies including local and international industry..
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Klupp NL, Chang D, Hawke F, Kiat H, Cao H, Grant SJ, et al. Ganoderma lucidum mushroom for the treatment of cardiovascular risk factors (Review). Cochrane DB Syst Rev. 2015;2015(2):1-54. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007259.pub2.
Bialocerkowski A, Klupp N, Bragge P. How to read and critically appraise a reliability article. IJTR. 2010;17(3):114 - 20
Grant S, Bensoussan A, Chang D, Kiat H, Klupp N, Liu J, et al. Chinese herbal medicines for people with impaired glucose tolerance or impaired fasting blood glucose. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2009(4). DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006690.pub2
Grant SJ, Bensoussan A, Chang D, Kiat H, Klupp N, Liu J. A systematic review of Chinese herbal medicine for prediabetes. AACMA Annual Conference; Melbourne, Australia 2009.
Klupp NL, Chang D, Hawke F, Kiat H, Grant SJ, Bensoussan A. Ganoderma lucidum for the treatment of cardiovascular risk factors. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2008(3). DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007259.
Klupp NL, Keenan AM. An evaluation of the reliability and validity of capillary refill time test. Foot. 2007;17(1):15-20. DOI: 10.1016/j.foot.2006.08.006
Grant S, Bensoussan A, Chang D, Kiat H, Klupp N, Liu J. Chinese herbal medicines for people with impaired glucose tolerance or impaired fasting blood glucose (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2007(4). DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006690.pub2