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Tuesday, 20 June 2023

An introduction to Dr Brad Leech

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An innate desire to help people and a passion for natural health has been the driving force behind Dr Brad Leech's career.

Brad dedicated 12 years towards a PhD in Nutrition, has developed courses for universities, runs his own clinical practice, and is a valued member of the Endeavour team — all of this being tied together by a profound sense of compassion and desire to share his knowledge with aspiring healthcare professionals.

The most rewarding aspect of his job is guiding his students as they investigate and understand the root cause of disease — witnessing their eyes light up with newfound understanding and seeing their passion ignite. It's a reminder of the impact he can have on shaping their professional journey and empowering them to make a difference in the lives of others.

In his spare time, Brad finds immense joy in spending quality time in nature with his wife and furry companions, Scotch and Soda. He also enjoys cooking healthy, nourishing meals and travelling — having ventured to over 70 countries so far, his goal is to visit 100 countries by the time he turns 50.

Looking ahead, Brad's professional focus remains on two key areas: working with patients and continuing to educate others on the intricacies of gut health, with a special emphasis on the fascinating world of the microbiome.

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Endeavour College of Natural Health

Endeavour College of Natural Health is Australia's largest Higher Education provider of natural medicine courses.

The College is known as the centre of excellence for natural medicine and is respected for its internationally recognised academic teams and high calibre graduates. Endeavour offers higher education Diplomas in Health Science and Bachelor of Health Science degrees in Naturopathy, Nutritional and Dietetic Medicine, Acupuncture Therapies and Chinese Medicine.

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