Evidence that Type 2 Diabetes Can Be Reversed
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
2:35 pm – 3:35 pm
Jonathan Little, PhD, FACSM
Associate Professor, School of Health and Exercise Sciences
Jonathan Little is an associate professor in the School of Health and Exercise Sciences at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Kelowna, BC, Canada. He is a Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) New Investigator and Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) Scholar whose research focuses on optimizing diet and exercise interventions for the prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes. Jonathan has published more than 95 peer-reviewed journal articles and has given numerous invited talks around the world in the areas of exercise metabolism, nutrition, type 2 diabetes, obesity and immunology. At UBC, he leads several clinical trials exploring pharmacist-led therapeutic nutrition for type 2 diabetes, the impact of ketones and ketogenic diets in obesity, and the role of time-efficient interval training in prediabetes. Jonathan is also an innovation advisor for CoreHealth Technologies.