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Key Ingredient Focus  |  Collagen Peptides

Collagen Peptides

Designs for Health Australia invites you to register for this Learning Collective Webinar:

Understanding Collagen Peptides  |  Clinical Applications

Introducing The Learning Collective

We are proud to continue The Learning Collective education initiative. With an ongoing commitment to our practitioner community, you can engage in the latest research and education with this series of complimentary 30-minute lunchtime webinars.

The Learning Collective sessions are available to join live during your lunch break or view later as on-demand recordings on our website. 

Each Learning Collective webinar focuses on a key ingredient, relevant to your clinical practice, highlighting the relevant research and applications. The Learning Collective sessions support you to broaden your understanding and gain clinical insights to implement in your practice.


Lunchtime Presentation + Live Q & A Discussion
Dr Oscar Coetzee 
and Leonie Gascoigne

FRIDAY 10th DECEMBER 2021 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm AEDT (Sydney time)

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An evidence-based practitioner education briefing

Join renowned US clinician, Dr Oscar Coetzee, as he presents our quick-briefings with a spotlight on key ingredients.

Because of their primary structural role in certain tissues, specific collagen peptides have been shown to help increase bone mineral density, increase muscle mass, decrease fat mass, improve nail growth, improve the appearance of skin wrinkles, and reduce some of the symptoms associated with osteoarthritis. Practitioners can benefit from the latest clinical experience and research to have more diagnosing and prescribing resources.

Join Dr Oscar Coetzee as he draws on his own clinical expertise and shares detailed insights into diagnostics and treatment options using collagen peptides.

Learn the key clinical applications of Collagen Peptides:

  • Understand the background and history of Collagen Peptides R&D
  • Clinical use and effectiveness of Collagen Peptides
  • Relevance of Collagen Peptides to skin, bone, joint and cartilage conditions
  • Know the primary roles of specific Collagen Peptides in certain tissues
  • Mechanisms of action of Collagen Peptides
  • Latest Collagen Peptides research and systematic reviews

Learning Collective Webinar Schedule

12:00 pm – 12:20 pm – Intro and presentation from Dr Coetzee
12:20 pm – 12.40 pm – Live Q&A discussion moderated by Leonie Gascoigne

Join in for a lively session with an expert presentation and engaging Q&A
You can ask your questions live or in advance.

Learn from Dr Coetzee’s wealth of experience

Dr Oscar Coetzee
Clinician, Researcher, Educator

Motivated by his desire to reverse the chronic illness epidemic, Dr Coetzee continues to be a pioneer in the field of nutritional science.

Born and raised in South Africa, where he completed his military schooling and earned bachelor’s degrees in criminology and psychology, Dr Coetzee also earned a masters degree in Human Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport (USA).
He went on to receive a PhD in holistic nutrition from Clayton College of New Hampshire (USA), and a Doctorate of Clinical Nutrition (DCN). Dr Coetzee finished his second doctorate from Maryland University of Integrative Health, with a specialisation in nutrigenomics.

His key areas of interest are chronic inflammatory diseases, metabolic syndrome, intestinal permeability, type 2 diabetes and sports performance.

Meet Your Webinar Host

Leaonie Gascoigne

Leonie Gascoigne ND
Designs for Health Australia

Leonie Gascoigne is Victorian State Business Manager and Health Educator at Designs for Health Australia.

Leonie is an experienced naturopathic practitioner, yoga instructor and technical sales consultant. She has been actively involved in the pharmaceutical, complementary medicine, functional medicine, health wellness and fitness industries.

Leonie provides direct support for DFH Practitioners – and frequently provides guidance on GI Map Test reports.