Luke Escombe

Patient Leader

Luke Escombe is an award-winning singer-songwriter, comedian and health advocate based in Sydney, Australia. He is the creator of "Chronic", a one-man comedy show about living with IBD, and "The Vegetable Plot", a roots music band for kids and families promoting healthy eating. Since the debut of “Chronic” at the 2011 Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Luke’s ability to take his real life struggles with chronic illness and turn them into music and laughter have seen him become a sought after keynote speaker at health events around the globe. Luke is an ambassador for Crohn's and Colitis Australia and the proud owner of "Sydney's sexiest man voice", a title he won in a radio poll.

Location

Avalon, Sydney, Australia NSW, 02

Nominations

Patient Leader Hero

Winner

Hilarious Patient Leader

Luke is extremely funny and goes out of his way to make people laugh and just find the humor in their condition. I admire his positive attitude and free spirit.  — Shawntel

Luke is a brilliant ambassador for Crohn's and Colitis Australia and has raised awareness of this awful condition. He's also an extremely talented musician who uses his music and song writing skills to promote healthy eating.  — Catherine

Luke Escombe

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