This website was created to keep you up-to-date with the research being conducted at Dr. Prado's Lab at the University of Alberta.

From Brazil to Canada, Prado is defying the odds and finding new ways to bring her groundbreaking research to those who need it most. "Click Here to Read More!"

Women’s Executive Network and our sponsors are proud to recognize these outstanding women across Canada who advocate for workforce diversity and inspire tomorrow’s leaders. Every year, we have a challenge: to select just 100 women to receive our Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Awards. These are women who personify what it means to be powerful through the way they empower and champion others, influence change and stand up for all of us. And as Top 100 winners, they stand among more than 1,000 powerful leaders across Canada who share that honour… and our thanks.

Stay tuned for upcoming versions in Spanish, Portuguese and French.

The cookbook has received a Gourmand Cookbook Award / World Cookbook Awards for Best Free Publications in 2022 and is one of Amazon bestsellers under it’s the category of High Protein Diets.

Upcoming Presentations:

In an effort to educate the public, especially patients on the importance of low muscle mass (and nutrition), our lab launched the video below. We developed that in consultation with different stakeholders and based on sound research highlighting the effectiveness of such videos for knowledge translation. Please share and help us spread the word.

Subtitles in Spanish and Portuguese available. If you would like to help us translate to your language let me know (2 pages of text).

Use for Continuing Educational Credits or Continuing Competence Plan

(Certificate Available)



Dr. Carla Prado


UofA Nutrition