Doctor Julie St-Pierre is a researcher, author and pediatrician. She is internationally recognized for her specialization in obesity among young people. She is the founder of Approche 180, a multidisciplinary approach to global health focused on creating a favorable environment for children and adolescents, along with their families.
In 2019, she received the Canadian Merit Award for her achievements in prevention among young people in Quebec from the Canadian Pediatric Society.
She is an associate professor of pediatrics at McGill University and a distinguished professor at the University of Brest (France) in clinical prevention.
In 2021, she wrote her first book for the general public, Redonner la santé à toute la famille, with Gallimard (Editorial).