Dr. Sheri Colberg is an author, exercise physiologist, and professor of exercise science at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia, as well as an adjunct professor of internal medicine at Eastern Virginia Medical School. A graduate of Stanford University and the University of California, Berkeley, she specializes in research on diabetes and exercise. She has authored 9 books, 11 book chapters, and over 250 articles.
Dr. Colberg has over 44 years' worth of practical experience as a (type 1) diabetic exerciser. She recently chaired a position stand on "Exercise and Type 2 Diabetes" jointly for the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Diabetes Association and serves on the ADA's Prevention Committee. She is an avid recreational exerciser who enjoys swimming, biking, walking, fitness machines, weight training, hiking, skiing, and yard work.