Khalid Keshta is the founder and owner of Diabetes Academy and Keshred. He is also an L4 diabetes & obesity control specialist, a civil engineer, bodybuilder, certified personal trainer and nutritionist; but most importantly he has type 1 diabetes.
Qualifications & achievements (as a diabetic)
Master degree in Civil Engineering
Level 4 Personal Training Certification
Level 4 Diabetes & Obesity Speciality Certification
Level 4 GP Referral PT Speciality Certification
Level 4 Nutrition For Weight Management & Athletic Performance Certification
CEX Nutrition Certificate
Certificates in several diabetes courses
Gold medals in bodybuilding shows
Playing football at a professional level
Successful career in construction
Owning a personal training company
Fatima is a well decorated nutritionist and health educator who is very passionate about helping people living with diabetes and renal failure. Her aim is to help you find the best possible version of yourself. She can help you with your diet and the way you think about food.
Fatima's sibling has type 1 diabetes.
MSC Nutrition and food science
Athlete & Coach
Omar is currently one of the UK's top weightlifters with years of coaching under his belt. He is a British gold medallist, a British record holder and is a member of the GB squad
He also pursued a career in power-lifting where he competed nationally/internationally breaking 6 world records and 1 European record in the under 18 age category.
He will be using his experience, extensive knowledge and passion for coaching to help individuals of all abilities reach their maximum potential.
Omar is a sibling to a person with type 1 diabetes
Level 2 Olympic weightlifting coaching
Masters in electronic and communication engineering
Personal Trainer / Well Being Coach
Hollie is a certified personal trainer and well being coach. Having type 1 diabetes herselfmade her aware and educated enough to train people having the same condition. She is also a gym instructor and provides online training to her clients
Level 3 Personal Trainer Certificate
Certified Well Being Coach
Dr Rawan Saab
Dr Rawan Saab, MD, DFMS is a specialist in endocrinology , diabetes and metabolism, with additional sub-specialty training in management of obesity, as well as therapeutic education in diabetes. She is a member of the Lebanese endocrine society, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, the Endocrine Society and the French-Lebanese Society of Endocrinology Diabetes and Lipids (SOLFED). Dr Rawan is a carer for a lot of people with diabetes.
DIU in prevention of obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular diseases
Masters in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolic diseases
Degree in therapeutic education of patients
Dr Eman Awad
Dr Awad is an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist that currently works in the Middle East. Running diabetes and other chronic conditions campaigns in Egypt consistently, made her knowledge about diabetes and how to manage it next to unbeatable. Most importantly she is a mother of a type 1 sonand that is where her main experience is coming from.