Janet Pritchard is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Kinesiology. Her research explores the interaction between type 2 diabetes and osteoporosis using MRI and microscopy. She is currently working in aging-related research and experiential learning opportunities focused on aging for students in the Faculty of Health Sciences. Her research focuses on bone health in adults with diabetes and protein intake in older adults. Janet has published several academic articles on osteoporosis and is a CIHR-funded scholar. She aims to pursue a research program that will allow for a widespread standardization of clinical decision support systems that reflect current guidelines for osteoporosis care and fracture prevention.
PDF, Department of Medicine, McMaster University
Ph.D., Physiology and Pharmacology, McMaster University
B.Sc., Human Kinetics, University of Guelph