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Key Ingredient Focus  | Mg2+ Magnesium

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

Understanding Mg2+ Magnesium  |  Clinical Applications

Welcome To The Learning Collective

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

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 Lea McIntyre ND

WEDNESDAY 20th April 2021 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm AEST (Sydney time)

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An evidence-based practitioner education briefing

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

Chronic pain, inflammatory conditions, musculoskeletal and immune system challenges are now increasingly common in patients. 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 Magnesium.

Learn the key clinical applications of Magnesium:

  • Understand major functions of magnesium – including in the brain, heart and for calcium uptake
  • Understand how magnesium is a cofactor of more than 300 enzymatic reactions
  • Know the background and history of Magnesium R&D
  • Clinical use and effectiveness of different forms of magnesium and its compounds
  • Relevance of magnesium to chronic pain conditions
  • Research: relief of anxiety and stress-related conditions with magnesium supplementation
  • Mechanisms of action of magnesium
  • Latest Magnesium research and systematic reviews

Learning Collective Webinar Schedule

12:00 pm – 12:45 pm – Intro and presentation from Dr Coetzee
12:45 pm – 12.55 pm – Live Q&A discussion moderated by Lea McIntyre

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

Le McIntyre

Lea McIntyre ND
Designs for Health Australia

Lea McIntyre is Technical Marketing Manager at Designs for Health Australia.

Lea has 19 years experience as a qualified naturopath, herbalist and nutritionist. In her clinical practice, she has a special interest in paediatric health and gut health and the relationship between inflammation and neurological conditions.

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