Jaapna Dhillon

Jaapna Dhillon


Assistant Professor of Nutrition & Exercise Physiology

Division of Food, Nutrition & Exercise Sciences (FNES) - CAFNR //
Department of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, School of Medicine

Research at a glance

Area(s) of Expertise

Research Summary

Research interests are in cardiometabolic health, gut microbiome, and omics techniques in the context of clinical nutrition interventions, and pre-ingestive controls of nutrition. Current research program is focused on using systems biology approaches to understand the effects of dietary patterns and exercise on human health and host-microbiome interactions, and in alleviating health disparities.

Educational background

  • Ph.D., Purdue University