Nutrition advisor for Soylent


Every week or two someone asks if Rosa Labs is working with a nutrition specialist, so I created a specific topic. I hope people find it useful.

F. Xavier Pi-Sunyer, Professor of Medicine, Columbia University.

From Nutrition - Soylent, “Soylent 1.4 was developed under the close guidance of our nutritional advisor, Dr. F. Xavier Pi-Sunyer, M.D., MPH. Pi-Sunyer is professor of medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City. At St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center he serves as chief of endocrinology, diabetes, and nutrition, and is director of the New York Obesity Research Center. Dr. Pi-Sunyer is also a senior attending physician at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital and New York-Presbyterian Hospital.”

Dr. Pi-Sunyer has been collaborating with Soylent since at least v1.0, “As advised by our nutritional advisor, F. Xavier Pi-Sunyer, M.D., MPH, Soylent has a Carbohydrate/Fat/Protein ratio of 50/30/20.”