Our work

We are working to grow awareness about the benefits of whole food plant-based nutrition among healthcare professionals, the general public and health-related institutions. Through evidence-based education, outreach and research on optimum human nutrition, we aim to prevent unnecessary suffering for patients, increase career satisfaction for practitioners and reduce the unsustainable costs of healthcare.

Practitioner education

We are working to address the existing deficiencies in practitioner nutrition knowledge through education of healthcare professionals and students about using food as medicine.

Institutional advocacy

We advocate to decision makers across the healthcare sector from government to key peak bodies, to highlight the powerful evidence in favour of whole food plant-based nutrition. 

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We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians and Tangata Whenua of the lands and waters across Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand where we live and work, and pay respect to Elders past, present and emerging​. We aspire to learn from First Peoples’ traditional understanding of health as a multi-dimensional concept, embracing environmental, community and individual wellbeing.

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