Dr Zoë McCallum is a general paediatrician at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne. She consults in the areas of clinical nutrition, general paediatrics and weight management. Dr McCallum has a keen interest in the clinical management of childhood overweight and has conducted NHMRC funded randomised controlled trials examining this in primary care in GP practices across Melbourne – The LEAP (Live, Eat and Play) Study 1 and 2. In addition she is a senior lecturer in the Department of Paediatrics, the University of Melbourne, coordinating the Child and Adolescent Health course. She is passionate about accessible, quality healthcare for children, young people and their families.