The Fasting Method by IDM
The Intensive Dietary Management Program was founded by Dr. Jason Fung, a Canadian, and Toronto-based, Nephrologist and Megan Ramos, the Program Director. Together they have successfully run this program for the past few years in Scarborough, Ontario. This was a physician referral program, for Diabetics and those with Metabolic Syndrome. Currently the Dietary Counselling Program is run online. For more info please visit TheFastingMethod.com.
IDM Program Medical Director
Dr. Fung is a Toronto based nephrologist. He completed medical school and internal medicine at the University of Toronto before finishing his nephrology fellowship at the University of California, Los Angeles at the Cedars-Sinai Hospital. He joined Scarborough General Hospital in 2001 where he continues to practice and is now the Head of the Internal Medicine Department. Dr. Fung has also authored two bestselling books, The Obesity Code, and The Complete Guide to Fasting.
IDM Program Director & Clinical Educator
Megan is the IDM Program Director and Clinical Educator. She attended the University of Toronto and developed a strong interest in preventative medicine. She has worked alongside Dr. Fung since 2003 and was the first IDM guinea-pig. Megan leads all the Introductory Dietary Sessions of the IDM program, manages the In-Office and Long Distance Program (LDP), and monitors all of Dr. Fung's dietary management patients. She is also a Medical Researcher and has led, and continues to lead, Medical Research with a special interest in Kidney and Liver Function and Diseases.