Engaging with Your Local Member of Parliament

When:  Apr 26, 2023 from 12:00 to 13:00 (ET)

This webinar is brought to you by the Dietitians Australia Education Centre and the Dietitians Australia Policy and Advocacy Team (2023). 

26 April 2023 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm (AEST, Canberra/Sydney/Melbourne/Brisbane time)
26 April 2023 at 11:30am - 12:30pm (ACST)
26 April 2023 at 10:00am - 11:00pm (AWST)

Learn how to influence elected representatives to promote your business, professional/academic achievements and help the Dietitians Australia collective advocate for nutrition and the role of Accredited Practising Dietitians.

This practical Advocacy Insights webinar with Government Relations professional, Anne Pleash will cover how you can engage with your MP and the benefits this can bring to you and your practice.

It will also provide insight into why your voice is so important in raising the profile of Accredited Practising Dietitians and how you can help to achieve key outcomes for the profession.


Anne Pleash is an experienced leader with broad experience in stakeholder relations, government relations, media and advocacy. Anne has worked in private industry and government, including 6.5 years as Chief of Staff for an Independent Federal Member of Parliament. She currently has her own consulting business, is an independent director with Cancer Council Australia and holds a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Business. She is only the 207th Australian to swim the English Channel solo.

This webinar is worth 1 CPD hour. CPD logs will be update automatically in the days following the event. 

Webinar access details will be sent out via email on 25 April 2023. The webinar recording will be emailed to registrants within 1-3 business days of the live event. 

Dietitians Australia members: $0 | Non-members: $35