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Carla Taylor PhD

Currently accepting students.

Current Position

Professor, Department of Human Nutritional Sciences, University of Manitoba; Principal Investigator, Metabolic Nutrition Laboratory, Canadian Centre for Agri-Food Research in Health and Medicine, St. Boniface Research Centre


1990 PhD, University of Guelph
1984 BHEcol (Foods and Nutrition), University of Manitoba

Research Focus:

Dietary modulation of insulin resistance and obesity, including effects of dietary fat types and bioactive compounds found in plants/agricultural crops (e.g. buckwheat, pulses) on insulin resistance, inflammation, adipokines, adipose tissue, and vascular function.