Dr. Hana Kahleova, M.D., Ph.D. is a medical doctor and researcher. Her current research interests focus on alternative dietary treatment of type 2 diabetes. Dr. Kahleova conducted a study with a vegetarian diet and wrote a book Vegetarian diet in the treatment of diabetes (Maxdorf 2013, in Czech). Her latest research proved that eating a large breakfast and lunch is more beneficial than eating six smaller meals a day for patients with type 2 diabetes. Dr. Kahleova is a member of the Czech Diabetes Association and the Diabetes and Nutrition Study Group of the European Association for the study of Diabetes (EASD). After her postdoctoral research fellowship at Loma Linda University, CA, she is now Director of Clinical Research at Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine in Washington, DC.