The Defeat Diabetes Program has been created by a team of leading doctors and dietitians and is recommended by endocrinologists, orthopaedic surgeons, gastroenterologists, physiologists and diabetes educators.
Dr. Peter Brukner OAM is the founder of Defeat Diabetes and not-for-profit SugarByHalf. He is a world-renowned Sports Medicine Clinician and Researcher, formerly the Chief Medical Officer for the Australian Men's Cricket team, and has held similar roles at Liverpool FC, Melbourne and Collingwood AFL clubs, the Socceroos and the Australian Olympic Athletics team. Peter is currently Professor of Sports Medicine at La Trobe University, Victoria.Read Peter's Story
Dr. Paul Mason is a Sports Medicine and Exercise Physician who also holds degrees in Physiotherapy and Occupational Health. Internationally recognised in the field of low carb nutrition, his patients include elite Australian athletes.Read Paul's Story
Nicole is an Accredited Practising Dietitian and founder of MenuConcepts, an organisation providing low carb nutritional dietetic services to people across Australia. For more than 20 years Nicole has taught people how to reverse chronic diseases such as type 2 diabetes, and has helped patients halve their blood glucose and lose weight without hunger or calorie counting.Read Nicole's Story
Tracey McBeath is a certified Health & Wellness Coach who works with clients to overcome many behaviour change barriers, employing strategies they can implement in their everyday routine to lead a healthier and happier life.