Professor Grant Brinkworth is a Senior Principal Research Scientist at CSIRO – Health and Biosecurity. He has a PhD and expertise in nutrition and exercise science with more than 18 years’ experience leading large-scale clinical studies evaluating the effects of diet, exercise and lifestyle interventions on human health, performance and functionality in healthy and clinical populations.

Professor Brinkworth’s research interests include developing, substantiating and translating effective nutrition, lifestyle and technology solutions for weight, metabolic disease and type 2 diabetes management and has published over 100 peer-reviewed journal papers.

Professor Brinkworth also holds an MBA degree with interests in innovation and the commercialisation of science outcomes and lifestyle programs for large-scale community adoption.