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iEat Green – Melinda Hemmelgarn

Melinda Hemmelgarn is a registered dietitian, “investigative nutritionist,” award-winning writer and Food Sleuth Radio host. With 35 years’ experience in clinical, academic and public health nutrition, she’s a trusted consumer advocate, and an engaging and energizing national speaker.  For 20 years, Melinda wrote a weekly, trademarked Food Sleuth newspaper column for the Columbia (MO) Daily Tribune. She has published articles …

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iEat Green – Kim Coopersmith Child Nutrition Director

Kim Coopersmith has a Bachelor’s of Science in Dietetics, and worked as a Clinical Dietitian in NYC before starting her career at the Glen Cove City School District in 2003. For the past 16 years, Kim has directed the district’s Child Nutrition Program with roughly 40 employees within 6 schools. Her responsibilities include feeding 3200 students daily with 65% free …

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iEat Green – Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride

Dr. Campbell-McBride graduated with Honors as a Medical Doctor in 1984 from Bashkir Medical University in Russia.  She gained a Postgraduate Degree in Neurology and completed a second Postgraduate Degree in Human Nutrition at Sheffield University, UK.     In 2004, she published a book, Gut And Psychology Syndrome. Natural Treatment Of Autism, ADHD, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Depression And Schizophrenia. The …

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iEat Green – Leda Meredith

Leda Meredith has been foraging since she was a toddler (it’s her great-grandmother’s fault) and has always felt connected to nature through the wild edible and medicinal plants. It is her mission to share that connection so that others may enjoy the free, delicious, healthy food growing all around them in a way that benefits both them and the ecosystems …

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iEat Green – John Todd

Dr. Todd, one of the pioneers of the new field of ecological design, has been active in shaping the field for over forty years. Educated at McGill University (Agriculture (BA) & Parasitology (MSc) and has a PhD from University of Michigan (Fisheries & Oceanography). He has received two honorary doctorates. He is an Emeritus Research Professor and Distinguished Lecturer at …

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iEat Green – Peter Carter

Peter Carter, M.D. is a retired family physician who practised medicine first in England and then on both coasts of Canada (in Newfoundland and British Columbia) for almost 40 years.   As a founding director of CAPE (Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment) in 1993 and, more recently, as founder of the Climate Emergency Institute, Peter has presented on …

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iEat Green – Brenda Davis

Brenda Davis is a registered dietitian, a leader in her field and an internationally acclaimed speaker. As a prolific nutrition and health writer, she has co-authored 11 books with over 750,000 copies in print in 13 languages. Her most recent works include Kick Diabetes: Essential Diet and Lifestyle Guide (2019), The Kick Diabetes Cookbook (2018), Becoming Vegan: Comprehensive Edition (2014) …

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iEat Green – Vandana Shiva, Ph.D Author of 20+ books Founder of Navdanya

Dr. Vandana Shiva trained as a Physicist at the University of Punjab, and completed her Ph.D. from the University of Western Ontario in Canada, but she is best known and loved as a food activist and a saver of seeds! Dr. Shiva got her grassroots start as an early critic of Asia’s Green Revolution, which was an international effort that …

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iEat Green – Author of Eating Tomorrow: Agribusiness, Family Farmers, and the Battle for the Future of Food

Timothy A. Wise is a senior researcher at the Small Planet Institute, where he directs the Land and Food Rights Program. He is also a senior research fellow at Tufts University’s Global Development and Environment Institute, where he founded and directed its Globalization and Sustainable Development Program. He previously served as executive director of the U.S.-based aid agency Grassroots International. …

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iEat Green – Jay Feldman Executive Director of Beyond Pesticides

Jay Feldman, executive director of Beyond Pesticides, is a co-founder of the organization and has served as its director since 1981. Jay dedicated himself to finding solutions to pesticide problems after working with farmworkers and small farmers through an EPA grant in 1978 to the organization Rural America (1977-1981). Since that time, Jay has helped to build Beyond Pesticides’ capacity …