Prof. Philip Newsholme was educated at the University of Birmingham and University of Oxford, UK. His Postdoctoral training was at the Department of Biological Chemistry, University of California, Davis, CA, USA and Department of Clinical Biochemistry, University of Cambridge, UK. Philip moved to University College Dublin, Ireland in 1993. He was promoted to Associate Professor of Metabolic Science in 2007. He is now Professor and Head of School, Biomedical Sciences, Curtin University, Perth WA.