David Ma, PhD

Human Health and Nutritional Sciences
University of Guelph

Dr. David Ma is a Professor and Director of the Guelph Family Health Study (GFHS) at the University of Guelph. He has published over 150 peer-reviewed nutrition papers from cells, to experimental models of cancer prevention to family nutrition. As the Director of the GFHS, a longitudinal cohort study of families with young children, he leads a team of investigators and trainees to better understand determinants of health. The goal is to develop tools and approaches to support healthy behaviours for the prevention of chronic diseases.

Healthy and sustainable eating: findings from Canadian family studies.