Agricultural, Environmental and Veterinary Sciences
Dr Callcott has extensive research experience in both veterinary and human medicine with a keen interest in medicinal biochemistry. Her work focusses on the therapeutic potential of natural bioactive compounds in reducing risk factors associated with lifestyle and metabolic diseases. Her work involves the use of laboratory-based methods in addition to conducting animal and nationally registered human clinical trials to investigate the feasibility and efficacy of natural bioactive compounds to develop nutraceutical products and functional foods.
Dr Callcott has supervised the successful completion of Honours students graduated under her supervision and is currently supervising PhD students on current projects.
Dr Callcott is a council member with the Australasian Grain Science Association and has an established publication record in peer-reviewed journals.