About the Authors

Fiona Cocker

fiona.cocker@unimelb.edu.au

Affiliations School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia

Jan M. Nicholson

Affiliation Judith Lumley Centre, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia

Nicholas Graves

Affiliation School of Public Health, Queensland University of Technology, Queensland, Australia

Brian Oldenburg

Affiliation School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Andrew J. Palmer

Affiliation Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia

Angela Martin

Affiliation Tasmanian School of Business and Economics, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia

Jenn Scott

Affiliation School of Psychology, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Alison Venn

Affiliation Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia

Kristy Sanderson

Affiliation Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia

Competing Interests

Prof. Palmer has received advisory board payments in the area of diabetes from Jansen, Johnson and Johnson, sanofi Aventis, and Novo Nordisk. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FC JN NG BO JS KS. Performed the experiments: FC KS. Analyzed the data: FC KS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: FC NG AP KS. Wrote the paper: FC JN NG BO AP AM AV JS KS.