Dr. Jia Xu

Nutrition Specialist Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

Dr. Xu received his bachelor’s degree in biophysics at Peking University and his doctorate in physiology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

Since 2010, he has served as a nutrition specialist at the Physicians Committee, playing a role in clinical research efforts and helping to launch a Mandarin version of the 21-Day Vegan Kickstart.

To date, Dr. Xu has lectured in more than 80 Chinese cities, reaching more than 40,000 people. He is a certified public dietitian in China.

09:00 - 09:55

Wednesday 3 November

Pandemic Health: Nutrition as the First Line of Defence Against Covid-19