8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
The big fat versus sugar debate: At the intersection of science and policy
Spectrum, Stanford Center for Population Health Sciences | Distinguished Lecture Series
Dr. Hu leads a Harvard research program focused on diet and lifestyle determinants of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Dr. Hu's research has demonstrated that these conditions are largely preventable through diet and lifestyle modifications, and his findings have informed current public health recommendations and policies for prevention of chronic disease.