University of AucklandSchool of Medicine, Auckland,NewZealand
Lynnette completed her Doctor of Philiosophy studying at Oxford University.She returned to Auckland, New Zealand, to take on a Post-doctoral position. She initially worked solely as a member of the Auckland Cancer Society Research Centre, but in the year 2000 took on a half time position as Professor and head of the Department of Nutrition.. This chance of focus provided the opportunity to work with other diseases, and and interest in Inflamatory bowel disease led to her becoming head of a collaborative programme called Nutrigenomics New Zealand which ran between 2004-2014. She has published more than 300 papers in reputed journals and book chapters.