Dr Brigid Knight
is an Accredited Practising Dietitian, Credentialled Diabetes Educator and Certified Insulin Pump Trainer.
Brigid consults in the TIPS for Diabetes service as well as Brisbane Endocrine.
Brigid specialises in delivering high quality nutrition therapy and diabetes education using the latest advances in research. Her PhD focus on 'intensive insulin therapy' establishes her a valuable and credible clinician, and enables her to provide cutting-edge and relevant advice on diabetes dietary management and insulin therapy for type 1 and type 2 diabetes and gestational diabetes.
Brigid played an integral role at a national level, in introducing structured insulin therapy education to Australia for the first time.
Brigid provides advice and education on the use of the latest diabetes technologies, including insulin pump therapy, continuous glucose monitors and other apps to support carbohydrate management and insulin dose calculation.
Brigid also provides diet therapy for non-diabetes medical issues, including kidney disease, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome and weight management.