Low Carb Nutrition 2014

St Kilda Town Hall

St Kilda Town Hall


Saturday 30th August 2014

9am to 5pm

St Kilda Town Hall


We are privileged to have two international visitors presenting, Prof Tim Noakes and Dr Steve Phinney

Note: all the presentations will be suitable for the general public, no special science or medical knowledge required. If you don’t know much about low carb nutrition, this meeting will be a good place to start!

Provisional Program:

“An Overview of Low Carb High Fat Nutrition” Prof Tim Noakes

“The Art and Science of Low Carb Performance” Dr Steve Phinney

“Low Carb for Public Health” Prof Grant Schofield

“A Dietician’s Perspective” Dr Caryn Zinn

“Sugar and Cancer” Dr Kieron Rooney

“Blood Tests to Assess your CV Risk” Dr Ken Sikaris

“LCHF for Elite Athletes”  Prof Tim Noakes

“Applying Low Carb  – Cases from General Practice” Dr Zee Arain

“A Nutritional Model for Optimum Weight and Health” Dr Gary Fettke

“LCHF for Diabetes” Dr Troy Stapleton

“Achieving  and Maintaining Nutritional Ketosis” Dr Steve Phinney

“Making Sense of Dietary Studies” Dr Simon Thornley


Early Bird Ticket $75 (early booking is advised as this event may be fully subscribed).




This seminar features Prof Tim Noakes (South Africa) and Dr Steve Phinney (US) both extensively published researchers in the fields of nutrition and sporting performance. There are also a number of Australian and NZ scientists and doctors presenting.
Professor Tim Noakes is a well known South African professor of exercise and sports science at the University of Cape Town. He has run more than 70 marathons and ultramarathons, and is the author of the running book Lore of Running. Over recent years he has written and spoken widely about LCHF. His latest book is “The Real Meal Revolution”
Dr Steve Phinney is a physician scientist who has spent 35 years studying diet, exercise, fatty acids, and inflammation. He has held academic positions at the Universities of Vermont, Minnesota, and California at Davis. He received his MD from Stanford University, a PhD in Nutritional Biochemistry from MIT, and did post-doctoral research at Harvard. He is the co-author of “The Art and Science of Low Carbohydrate Performance”.
A privilege to have two international visitors presenting!
Steve will also be giving evening presentations in Auckland on Thursday 28th August, and in Sydney on Monday 1st September. Details will be posted at www.lowcarbdownunder.com.au when available.