Neal D. Barnard

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Neal Barnard
Born July 10, 1953
North Dakota, US
Nationality American
Education MD
Alma mater George Washington University School of Medicine
Occupation physician, writer, musician
Employer Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, George Washington University

Neal D. Barnard (born 1953) is an American doctor, author, clinical researcher, and founding president of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM). As of 2015, he is an adjunct associate professor of medicine at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences.[1] He founded the Barnard Medical Center in 2016.[2][1][3]

Barnard has written 17 books about nutrition, including the Dr. Barnard's Program for Reversing Diabetes and 21-Day Kickstart and Power Foods for the Brain.[1]

He appears in the 2011 documentary feature film Forks Over Knives, a film that traces the careers of T. Colin Campbell and Caldwell Esselstyn.[4] He also appears in the documentary Mad Cowboy.[5]

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  1. ^ a b c Wadman, Meredith. "Profile: Neal Barnard", Nature, 206, 12: 602.
  2. ^ "President". Barnard Medical Center. 
  3. ^ Sharkey, Joe. "Perennial Foes Meet Again in a Battle of the Snack Bar",The New York Times, November 23, 2004.
  4. ^ "Homeviewing" Turtle Creek News. (Dallas, Texas) Sept. 2, 2011. Page 9
  5. ^ Tobias, Michael Charles "Occupy Your Diet: A Discussion About Food, Health and Kindness With Dr. Neal Barnard" November 9, 2011.

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