Dr Greger joins Viva!
We are delighted to announce that the awesome Dr Michael Greger has accepted the appointment of Honorary Scientific Adviser to Viva!.
Michael has built an incredible global reputation with his free health advice website.
A founding member of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine, Michael Greger, MD, is a physician, author, an international speaker on nutrition, food safety and public health.
He has lectured at the Conference on World Affairs, testified before Congress and was an expert witness in the defence of Oprah Winfrey in the infamous ‘meat defamation’ trial. He is a graduate of Cornell University School of Agriculture and Tufts University School of Medicine. Currently, Michael is Director of Public Health and Animal Agriculture at The Humane Society of the United States.
More than a thousand of his nutrition videos are freely available at NutritionFacts.org, with new videos and articles uploaded every day. Michael recently completed a 90-city international tour to promote his latest book, How Not to Die (available from Viva!Shop vivashop.org.uk). Viva! organised the three UK venues of his tour, which were sold-out triumphs.
Dr Michael Greger told Viva!:
“I’m delighted to become Viva!’s honorary scientific adviser. The good news is that we have tremendous power over our health destiny and longevity – the vast majority of premature death and disability is preventable with a plant-based diet and other healthy lifestyle behaviours.”