Interesting article in Crikey about DAA

Is the Dietitians Association of Australia in the pocket of Big Food?

Reason for my expulsion from DAA

On my blog post a couple of days ago (09/06/2015) I alleged that the reason for my  expulsion from the Dietitians Association of Australia (“DAA”) in April, 2015 was because of my recommendation of lower carbohydrate diets to people with insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes.

This prompted a response from the DAA, emailed to me by an unidentified person from the National Office, and also made public by DAA on social media today, claiming that the reasons for my expulsion were related to professional competence and not my dietary advice. As stated in the DAA email, “……the complaint made against you …….. related to professional competence.”

That was news to me.

Here is the evidence.

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Expelled by DAA! (Dietitians Association of Australia)

I was expelled from the Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA) in 2015 after DAA investigated a complaint against me concerning my recommendation of low carbohydrate diets for people with type 2 diabetes.

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