Journal of Diabetes & Metabolism

ISSN - 2155-6156

John B Dixon

John B Dixon

Vascular Hypertension and Obesity Laboratory, Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Australia


John came to obesity research in 1998 from a background as a rural primary care physician. His generalist approach has enabled clinical research across specialist boundaries. He is a respected international leader in many clinical aspects of obesity including nutritional, endocrine, liver, respiratory, obstetric, and psychological. In addition his research has focussed on the effects of weight loss on health outcomes. Studies have utilised many different weight loss methods from lifestyle interventions to medical diets, very low calorie diets, devices and bariatric surgery

Research Interest

Hypertension, Men's health, obesity and weight loss, Exercise with weight loss


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