Throne Research Announces the Appointment of Jacqueline Jacques, ND as Director of Bariatric and Obesity Medicine

| April 24, 2014

April 2014

Head of new Thorne Metabolic Nutrition product line brings extensive expertise in product development and innovation in the area of surgical and non-surgical therapeutic weight loss.

SANDPOINT, Idaho—Thorne Research, Inc., a leader in developing and manufacturing pure, high-quality nutritional supplements marketed through licensed health-care practitioners, today announced that Jacqueline Jacques, ND, FTOS, has been appointed Director of Bariatric and Obesity Medicine. Jacqueline brings 14 years of experience in the bariatric nutrition industry to Thorne Research, including product development, regulatory affairs, medical affairs, medical education, and business development.

Jaqueline has focused much of the past decade on obesity-related nutrition issues and the care of individuals who have had bariatric surgery for the treatment of obesity. She serves on numerous boards and advisory groups in the nutrition and food industries and is a Fellow of the Obesity Society (FTOS), recognizing her expertise in and contributions to the field.

“We are very pleased that Dr. Jacques has chosen to join the team at Thorne Research. Through her extensive knowledge in product development, along with a highly respected reputation as a thought leader in the metabolic health space, Thorne Research is positioned to raise the bar on new product innovation, and in supporting the needs of those with metabolic disorders,” said Paul Jacobsen, CEO of Thorne Research.

About Thorne Research, Inc. Since 1984, Thorne Research has set the standard for exceptional quality manufacturing and formulation of premium nutritional supplement products available through licensed health-care practitioners. With more than 300 products, Thorne Research is recognized by health-care practitioners as a global leader in providing nutritional supplement product of the highest quality and purity. With locations in Sandpoint, Idaho, and New York City, Thorne Research operates a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility and employs more than 260 people.

Further information on Thorne Research is available at www.thorne.com.

 

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