Hanni Gennat

Hanni Gennat

Dr Hanni Gennat Dip App Sc, BSc, PhD

Hanni has been an active researcher in cardiovascular disease, diabetes and obesity in several capacities, including basic science, Indigenous health and population health.

Hanni has a particular interest in the role of physical activity and dietary cholesterol in disease prevention. She has recently been involved in a national epidemiological study investigating whether biological or lifestyle factors in childhood are able to predict the development of cardiovascular disease and diabetes in adulthood.

Hanni has taught undergraduate physiology in medical, science and veterinary curricula at several Australian universities since 1995. She is also a qualified herbalist and is currently completing her qualification in Naturopathy. Hanni has published across all of these areas in the international peer-reviewed literature.