Stuart Phillips obtained a Ph.D. from the University of Waterloo in Human Physiology in 1995.
He joined McMaster University in 1998 and is currently a full-time Professor in the Department of Kinesiology and School of Medicine. He is Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Skeletal Muscle Health.
He is also the Director of the McMaster Centre for Nutrition, Exercise, and Health Research and the Physical Activity Centre of Excellence. He has authored more than 160 original research papers and 50 reviews.
At INFS, Dr. Phillips will be instrumental in enhancing the course content of current courses and will contribute to future courses development.