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David L. Katz

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– Received BA degree from Dartmouth College, MD degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and MPH degree from Yale School of Public Health
– Board certified in preventive medicine
– Former clinical instructor in medicine at Yale School of Medicine
– Former associate director for nutrition science at Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity at Yale
– Authored over 400 scientific papers and written for publications like The New York Times

Plant-based nutrition:
– Advocate of plant-predominant diets like vegan, vegetarian, pescetarian, and Mediterranean diet
– Believes improving diet quality can reduce risk of chronic disease and premature death
– Eats plant-based most of the time and gave up red meat for ethical and environmental reasons
– Lectured on plant-based nutrition at various institutions
– Co-authored a book promoting a plant-predominant diet

Selected publications:
– Authored articles on lifestyle modifications for heart failure prevention and promoting healthy practices
– Published work on public health strategies for preventing obesity
– Written books on plant-based diets and nutrition in clinical practice
– Co-authored a book on food and diet questions
– Published a paper on plant-based diets for disease reversal

– Katz’s profile available on Scholia
– Various articles and publications authored by Katz
– Founder and president of True Health Initiative
– Affiliations and associations with different organizations
– Contributions to various magazines and publications

External links:
– Quotations related to David L. Katz on Wikiquote
– Links to related individuals like Michael Klaper and Susan M. Levin
– Additional external resources and references
– Notable mentions and connections
– Further information and resources

David L. Katz (Wikipedia)

David L. Katz (born February 20, 1963) is an American physician, nutritionist and writer. He was the founding director of the Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center that was founded at Griffin Hospital in 1998. Katz is the founder of True Health Initiative and is an advocate of plant-predominant diets.

David L. Katz
Born (1963-02-20) February 20, 1963 (age 61)
Los Angeles, California
Alma materDartmouth College (BA, 1984)
Albert Einstein College of Medicine (MD, 1988)
Yale School of Public Health (MPH, 1993)
SpouseCatherine (Sananès) Katz
Scientific career
FieldsPreventive medicine
ThesisImplications of compliance with the national guideline for dietary fat in the RENO diet-heart study (1993)
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