Zumin Shi

Associate Professor Zumin Shi

Senior Research Fellow

Adelaide Medical School

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD - email supervisor to discuss availability.

Dr Zumin Shi is a senior research fellow at the University of Adelaide. He got his medical degree in Beijing Medical University in 1988. From 1988 to 2001, he worked at Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, China. Having 13 years’ experience in nutrition and foodborne disease prevention, he started his master in international community health in University of Oslo in 2001. He was conferred a PhD in the area of epidemiology from University of Oslo in Feb 2007. After his PhD he had his postdoc in University of Newcastle, and University of Oslo. In 2009, he joined SA Health and University of Adelaide. Dr. Shi’s main research interest is the relationship between food intake, lifestyles and chronic diseases.

  • Past Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

    Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
    2015 - 2018 Principal Supervisor Diet and Epidemiology of Non-communicable Chronic Diseases: focusing on dietary and nutrient patterns and bone fragility in adults Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Yohannes Adama Melaku
    2013 - 2017 Principal Supervisor Diet and Sleep in Australian Middle Aged and Elder Men Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Miss Yingting Cao
  • Memberships

    Date Role Membership Country
    2011 - ongoing Member American Society for Nutrition United States
    2010 - ongoing Member Nutrition Society of Australia Australia
    2008 - 2012 Board Member Diabetes in Asia Study Group
  • Editorial Boards

    Date Role Editorial Board Name Institution Country
    2016 - ongoing Board Member Nutrients
    2013 - ongoing Board Member Jiangsu Journal of Preventive Medicine China
    2010 - ongoing Board Member Chinese journal of School Health China
    2010 - ongoing Board Member Journal of Diabetology : Official Journal of Diabetes in Asia Study Group
  • Position: Senior Research Fellow
  • Phone: 83131188
  • Email: zumin.shi@adelaide.edu.au
  • Fax: 8313 1228
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: SAHMRI, floor 7
  • Org Unit: Medical Specialties

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