Véronique Gingras is a research fellow (Pyle Fellowship Awardee) at the Division of Chronic Disease Research Across the Lifecourse (CoRAL) working with Marie-France Hivert and Emily Oken. She received her undergraduate degree in nutrition and her Master of Science from Laval University in Quebec City, and her PhD in nutrition from Montreal University. Her previous research experiences include examining dietary patterns associated with cardiometabolic risk and developing effective strategies to improve the adoption of a healthy lifestyle in individuals with type 1 diabetes. Her research at the Department of Population Medicine will look at the influence of in utero and early childhood dietary patterns and other lifestyle exposures on future risk of developing diabetes. Véronique is originally from Montreal, Canada.