November 2021 – Michael Schwartz & Herman Pontzer

Evolving views on obesity

Dr. Schwartz is a Professor of Medicine and co-director of the Diabetes Institute at University of Washington. His team is on the forefront of understanding how our bodies regulate sugar to maintain the energy we need to moving forward.

Dr. Pontzer is an Associate Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology and Global Health at Duke University. He is an internationally recognized researcher in human energetics and evolution.