Mr Sean Kirsten
The Commission makes the following prohibition order:
Mr Sean Kirsten is prohibited from providing any health services in any discipline in a paid or voluntary capacity to any client for a period of two years from the date of the decision.
At the expiry of this two year period Mr Kirsten must not provide either:
- Dietitian services, including but not limited to medical nutrition therapy, or clinical nutrition consultation, to either individuals or in a group setting, in either private practice or a hospital setting, until he satisfies the Commission that he has completed a course accredited by the Dietitians Association of Australia, as varied from time to time; or
- a health service as a nutritionist until he satisfies the Commission that he has achieved the minimum qualification for registration as required by the Nutrition Society of Australia.
Mr Sean Kirsten is prohibited from representing to any person or organisation that he holds any qualifications as a nutritionist, dietitian and/or applied scientist until evidence is produced to the Commission that satisfies he has attained such qualifications.
For further information, contact the Executive Officer of the Health Care Complaints Commission, on 9219 7444.