Tag: Virta Health


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    New York
    New York City
    United States

    Dr Brittanie Volk is a registered dietitian, scientist and senior clinical patient engagement specialist at Virta Health. Since 2006, she has focused her research and training on understanding the link between nutrition and metabolic health. Dr Volk received her Ph D from the University of Connecticut, where she studied well-formulated ketogenic diets and their implications in both sport and disease under the mentorship of expert nutrition researcher Dr Jeff Volek. She has seen firsthand the powerful impact of making science-based diet recommendations to reverse type 2 diabetes and other chronic metabolic conditions. Dr Volk joined Virta to help people achieve better health by translating the science into real-world applications. For more information, email her at brittanie@virtahealth.com or visit her at the Virta website virtahealth.com.


    Address: 501 Folsom St
    San Francisco
    United States

    Dr Sarah Hallberg is a physician, an exercise physiologist and Medical Director of Virta Health, the first clinically-proven treatment to safely and sustainably reverse type 2 diabetes without medications or surgery. Before joining Virta, Dr. Hallberg founded Indiana University Arnett’s Medically Supervised Weight Loss Program where she still serves as Medical Director. Her clinic served as the host for Virta’s clinical trial. Dr Hallberg’s credentials include: Board Certified Internal Medicine by American Board of Internal Medicine, Board Certified Obesity Medicine by American Board of Obesity Medicine, Board Certified in Lipidology by American Board of Clinical Lipidology, and ACSM Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist Certified. She is also the executive director of The Nutrition Coalition (TNC). TNC is a nonprofit organization that aims to educate the public and policymakers about the need to strengthen national nutrition policy so that it is founded upon a comprehensive body of conclusive science, and where that science is absent, to encourage additional research. A low-carb enthusiast, Dr. Hallberg practices what she preaches by living a ketogenic lifestyle and her TEDx Talk, “Reversing Type 2 diabetes starts with ignoring the guidelines” has been viewed more than 1.5 million times. For more information, email Dr Hallberg at drsarahhallberg@gmail.com Read more [...]