About the Author
JENNIE BRAND-MILLER, PHD, one of the worlds leading authorities on carbohydrates and the glycemic index, has championed the glycemic index approach to nutrition for over two decades. Professor of Nutrition at the University of Sydney and the President of the Nutrition Society of Australia, Brand-Miller was recently awarded Australias prestigious ATSE Clunies Ross Award for her commitment to advancing science and technology. NADIR FARID, MBBS, FRCP (C), FACP, is an internationally recognized investigative and clinical endocrinologist. He lives in London. KATE MARSH, RD, CDE, is a practicing dietitian and diabetes educator in Sydney, Australia.