Dr. Alexis Marcotte-Chenard

Postdoctoral Fellow


Supervisor

Prof. Jonathan Little

Current Program
Postdoctoral Fellow
Awards

FRQS and CIHR postdoctoral fellowship

Biography

Throughout his careers, Alexis has employed a diverse array of methods, ranging from clinical research to epidemiology, to improve the management of type 2 diabetes. By focusing on exercise and nutritional approaches, Alexis aims to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease and improve patients’ quality of life.

Current Research

Alexis’s postdoctoral research centers on optimizing the non-pharmaceutical management of┬átype 2 diabetes. Specifically, he uses various exercise modalities, a low-carbohydrate diet, and ketone supplements to reduce traditional cardiovascular risk factors. Additionally, he is dedicated to bridging the gap between research and the public through knowledge transfer initiatives.

Contact
alexis.marcottechenard@ubc.ca