Dr Loo has expertise and experience in epidemiological studies and in data analytics for metabolic phenotyping (particularly data modelling and visualisation), and specific phenomics research interests in nutrition and health.
Before commencing her Premier’s EMC Fellowship, she was a Senior Lecturer at the Medway School of Pharmacy, Universities of Greenwich and Kent. She and Professor Holmes have been research collaborators since Professor Holmes was one of her PhD supervisors.
Her EMC Fellowship Project is helping to build critical mass in phenomics data analytics in Western Australia, including for Professor Holmes’ project. Dr Loo’s work also involves complementary research in personalised nutrition aimed at delivering new knowledge of dietary influence on human metabolism and the microbiome in health/disease, and providing a translational bridge to the food science industry.