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Dr Joseph LaForgia

Senior Lecturer

Contact Information Telephone: (61 8) 6304 3487, Email:, Campus: Joondalup, Room: JO21.422
Staff Member Details
Telephone: (61 8)  6304 3487  
Campus: Joondalup  
Room: JO21.422  


Current Teaching

  • NNS2205 and NMS3201


  • 1991–2011: Lecturer (Human Bioscience), School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, University of South Australia
  • 1988–1990: Lecturer (Human Bioscience), School of Nursing, South Australian Colleges of Advanced Education
  • 1985–1988: Lecturer (Exercise Physiology), School of Education, James Cook University

Awards and Recognition

University and National Teaching Awards

  • 2010 Nominee for: Student Nominated Excellent Educator Award, University of South Australia

Research Areas and Interests

  • In vivo measurement of human body composition
  • Human energy expenditure

Staff Qualifications

  • PhD (Doctoral Degree), Other SA higher ed institution, 2001 .

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Book Chapters

  • Fletcher, A., Watson, J., Wenden, L., Krawiec, J., Boston, J., Shibish, L., Mawson, P., Govus, A., Midgley, D., Li, S., Reid, D., Liddiard, K., Cercarelli, L., Ellis, S., Laforgia, J., Long, K., Pedrini, S., Watson, S., Buhlmann, M., McCarthy, K., Fernando, B., Davison, C., Coughran, J., McAllister, M., Lawrence, S., Grobbelaar, M., Ruscoe, A., Meldrum, S., Grapes, B., McDavitt, K., Alexander, R., Rosser, J., Pearce, G., Cramer, J., Williams, R., Collyer, D., O'Gorman, B., Pujol Company, M., (2014), Control record to add missing researchers into RAS. uftghjkl;lkdfghj, 11-123, utfghjl;oklkgjf.
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