Lakanto presents

Saturday, May 20th 


BTP Conference Centre

1 Clunies Ross Court, Eight Mile Plains QLD 4113

Join us for a day of learning, connection and inspiration with delicious food and wonderful speakers

  • 08.15 Arrival and registration
  • 09.00 Introduction
  • 09.15 Dr Louise Phillips 
  • 09.45 Dr Terri-Lynne South
  • 10.15 Dr Laureen Lawlor-Smith 
  • 11.00 Morning tea and connection
  • 11.30 Dr Nelum Dharmapriya
  • 12.00 Dr Lucy Burns
  • 12.45 Lunch and Connection
  • 1.45 Dr Peter Brukner
  • 2.15 Dr Suresh Khirwadkar
  • 2.45 Leah Williamson
  • 3.30 Afternoon tea and Connection
  • 4.00 Emma Martin
  • 4.30 Nicole Moore
  • 5.00 Raffles, prizes & farewell

Confirmed Speakers

Dr Peter Brukner OAM

Dr Peter Brukner OAM is a rockstar in the low carb world. He is a renowned sports medicine physician and has been a tireless advocate for the improved health of Australians. He is best selling author and the founder of Defeat Diabetes and Sugar by Half.  He is a wonderfully engaging and entertaining speaker.

Dr Lucy Burns

Dr Lucy is the co-founder of Real Life Medicine. She is known for her ability to take complex topics and distil them into easy to understand analogies. In fact, she is the self-proclaimed "Analogy Queen". She is an ex-dieter and an expert in sugar addiction having overcome her own severe addiction using the power of stories. 

Dr Suresh Khirwadkar

Dr Suresh Khirwadkar is a UK-trained Doctor and has been practicing for over 12 years and has a very high level of training. His special interest areas include Lifestyle Medicine, Skin Cancer, Psychology and Mental Health & Weight loss. Dr Suresh has also created his own health and nutrition podcast called The Meat Medic Podcast.

Dr Nelum Dharmapriya

Dr Nelum is an experienced GP with special interests in Women’s Health, Contraception and Chronic Disease Management through her Metabolic Health clinic. Nelum is passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of her patients through nutrition and lifestyle. Her own health journey has inspired her to learn all she can on this subject. This has lead to a deep understanding of the key role that the hormone insulin plays in weight regulation, metabolic health and in the pathogenesis of nearly all chronic disease.

Dr Louise Phillips

Dr Louise Phillips is a General Practitioner. She has a special interest in detecting and reversing metabolic disease at an early stage with low carbohydrate and fasting interventions and believes addressing the root cause of illness and disease is the best way to restore health. Her focus includes type 2 diabetes, fatty liver, hypertension, weight loss and polycystic ovarian syndrome.

Dr Terri-Lynne South

Dr Terri-Lynne South is both a Medical Doctor (GP) and an Accredited Practicing Dietitian. She is the Medical Director of a specialised health service: Lifestyle Metabolic. Terri-Lynne is dedicated to breaking down the stigma, bias, and shame associated with the label “obesity” and promoting the science behind the concept of pathological excess body fat as a chronic medical condition.

Leah Williamson

Leah Williamson is a Functional Nutritional Therapy Practitioner (FNTP) Nutrition Network Advisor, Primal Health Coach and Real Food Advocate, Yoga and Pilates Teacher at Nourishing Conversations where she has been working with clients for over 7 years. Leah is the Host of the popular Low Carb Conversations Podcast and is passionate about sharing her enthusiasm for educating and empowering others about real food nutrition.

Emma Martin

Best Selling Author of The F Word, Confessions of a Cheesecake Lover.
Emma is a Qualified Coach and Nutritionist, educator and trainer specialising in the Health, Wellness and Real Food space. She mentors and speaks about 1% pivots - transformational tips such as Mindset, Fat Loss, Eat More. Move Differently, Self Sabotage and many other educational health reclaim topics.

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  • Full Day conference in fabulous venue
  • Access to Australia's leading low carb health professionals 
  • Delicious Low Carb morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea 
  • Tea, coffee and water throughout the day
  • Plenty of opportunity for connection and mingling 
  • Goodie bag on arrival with delegate workbook
  • Giveaways and door prizes 

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