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List of Health Professionals and Scientific Experts

By:  Journey Staff 14/03/2016

As part of our transparent reporting around our support of scientific research and health and wellbeing partnerships, the Company is also sharing the list of health professionals and scientific experts with who we have collaborated and consulted. The Company provides funding to support their efforts to share scientific expertise, practical nutrition, physical activity, and lifestyle information with consumers and/or health professionals. 

Below is a list of the experts the Company has worked with from 2010-2015 in Australia.  The total amount spent during this time for the Company to work with these experts, including experts who did not consent to disclosure, is $134,760.60. Fees were provided for travel grants, related expenses and professional fees.

Scientific Expert or Health Professional Descriptor
Dr Alan Barclay, PhDWebinar presentation for Health Professionals 2011
Louise Burke

Webinar presentation for Health Professionals 2010

Glenn Cardwell AdvAPD
Member of Coca-Cola South Pacific Health & Wellness Advisory Council 2013-2014 and Paper Review 2015*
Professor Peter Clifton
Member of Coca-Cola South Pacific Health & Wellness Advisory Council 2010-2014 and Paper Review 2015*
Bernadette Drummond
Member of Coca-Cola South Pacific Health & Wellness Advisory Council and Paper Review 2015*
Dr G K Harinath
Member of Coca-Cola South Pacific Health & Wellness Advisory Council 2013*
Dr Gina Levy
Presentation of research at Symposium 2013
Erin Mahoney
Member of Coca-Cola South Pacific Health & Wellness Advisory Council 2010-2014*
Sharon Natoli APD
Member of Coca-Cola South Pacific Health & Wellness Advisory Council 2010-2011*
Professor Paul Nestel
Member of Coca-Cola South Pacific Health & Wellness Advisory Council 2010-2014 and Paper Review 2015*
Dr Nancy J Rehrer
Member of Coca-Cola South Pacific Health & Wellness Advisory Council 2010-2014*

Bill Shrapnel
Facilitator at Symposium 2013
Zoe Wilson APD
Nutrition contributor website 2015

*The Coca-Cola South Pacific Health & Wellness Advisory Council was established in 2004 to provide independent evidence based counsel to Coca-Cola Australia on health & wellness issues. Members responsibilities included ongoing scientific reviews on health issues relating to beverages and promoting health lifestyles; involvement in CCSP webinars and conferences, advise on consumer education initiatives and materials that promote a healthy and active lifestyle, research expertise on framework for CCSP research projects and insight and feedback in relation to new product developments and nutrition guidelines and nutrition communications.

Coca-Cola Australia has also worked with experts who are either from the U.S. or funded by the U.S. corporate headquarters. They are listed on the U.S. website http://transparency.coca-colacompany.com/health-professionals-and-scientific-experts. The funding provided for their work will be listed on the U.S. website as part of the six month update. 

The listing of an individual –

1. Does not imply that he/she currently has any relationship with The Coca-Cola Company; and 2. Implies no endorsement of The Coca-Cola Company or its products.

The aggregate amount of funding provided to individuals we have worked with in the past who have declined to have their names listed is approximately $48,950