Graduated from McGill University and completed her residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. She is the founder of Axis Clinical Trials, and has been a leading investigator in over 150 studies in the fields of pediatrics, gynecology and dermatology with a focus on Pediatric Hypertension, Type 2 Diabetes and High Cholesterol. She is also the founder of PowerPlay, a weight loss program for children. She has appeared on such television shows as The National Body Challenge for Discovery Health, CBS Women to Women, UPN News, ABC News, Univision-TV, Telemundo and KTLA News. Dr Hazan was hired to participate in the VERB Campaign sponsored by the CDC to take part in a six month feature story in Fitness Magazine. She is a major speaker and published author on topics of childhood obesity and type 2 Diabetes. Dr Lydia Hazan was recently asked to serve as a consultant with the Department of Health and Human Services (DHSS) in an initiative by the Surgeon General to combat childhood obesity. She also serves as a consultant for Jenny Craig.