The Volek Lab, located on the campus of The Ohio State University, is focused on the basic and applied human responses to dietary carbohydrate restriction and nutritional ketosis. Having generated more scientific data and published more work on ketogenic diets than anyone over the last two decades, the Volek Lab is recognized as a global thought leader advancing the art and science of nutritional ketosis.

Our Mission

Our Mission is to make paradigm-shifting advances in knowledge to break open new applications of nutritional ketosis that transforms lives.

Our Vision

Our Vision is to be a beacon that attracts the best minds in ketogenic research to speed the pace of discovery and its translation to improve the human condition. We aspire to be the epicenter of ketogenic knowledge creation and application.

In addition to research, we offer individual nutrition counseling services to clients interested in learning more about how to safely and sustainably incorporate a range of low-carbohydrate and ketogenic nutrition approaches into their lifestyle.