Triggers of the U.S. Obesity Epidemic
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
10:35 am – 11:35 am
Tim Church, MD, MPH, PhD
Chief Medical Officer
Tim Church is the chief medical officer of Naturally Slim and one of the country's leading clinical thought leaders in exercise and obesity research. As CMO, he seeks to reduce the production of and destruction from disease by guiding the company in the creation of clinical strategies and disease-specific battle plans. Tim is also an adjunct professor of preventive medicine at Pennington Biomedical Research Center at Louisiana State University, where he promotes healthy living through research and education in nutrition and exercise biology. He is the former vice president of medical and laboratory research at The Cooper Institute, an international leader in comprehensive studies on human performance and disease prevention. As the author of more than 250 clinical articles, Tim has received numerous awards for his research in preventive health. He earned his MD, MPH, and PhD at the Tulane University School of Medicine.