Dr Ian Billinghurst

Dr. Billinghurst is a graduate of Sydney University graduating B.Sc.Agr. in 1966 — majoring in agronomy and nutrition — and B.V.Sc. (Hons) in 1976. He has spent his entire veterinary career in small animal practice, where he has researched the role of nutrition as it relates to the pathophysiology of degenerative disease. He has published three books on companion animal nutrition and has lectured widely on nutrition and its relationship to disease for over twenty-five years. He is currently working on a cancer book for both humans and companion animals and a book on feline nutrition. Today his topic is: “The Nutritional Management of Feline Diabetes — an Evolutionary Perspective”