Medical Director, Virta Health
Dr. Sarah Hallberg founded Indiana University Health Arnett’s Medically Supervised Weight Loss Program, and she now serves as Medical Director for Virta Health. Dr. Hallberg is an internationally recognized leader in nutritional management of Type 2 Diabetes and other metabolic diseases.
Dr. Hallberg is a Fellow in the Aspen Institute’s Health Innovator Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network. She is an adjunct Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Indiana University School of Medicine. She is a Registered Exercise Physiologist and a Fellow of the National Lipid Association and the Obesity Medicine Association where she also serves on the Board of Trustees.
She is the PI of the largest and longest study looking at type 2 diabetes reversal via lifestyle changes including personalized therapeutic carbohydrate restriction. The study has resulted in 8 peer-reviewed publications to date. Dr Hallberg speaks internationally on nutrition and type 2 diabetes and has had opinion pieces on the subject published in many nationally recognized media outlets including the New York Times. Her TEDx talk on the subject has been viewed almost 7 million times.