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About Michael Greger, M.D.

A graduate of the Cornell University School of Agriculture and the Tufts University School of Medicine, Michael Greger, M.D., serves as Director of Public Health and Animal Agriculture at The Humane Society of the United States.  An internationally recognized lecturer, he has presented at the Conference on World Affairs, the National Institutes of Health, and the Institute of Medicine, testified before Congress, and was an expert witness in defense of Oprah Winfrey at the infamous "meat defamation" trial.  His recent scientific publications in American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Biosecurity and Bioterrorism, Critical Reviews in Microbiology, Family & Community Health, and the International Journal of Food Safety, Nutrition, and Public Health explore the public health implications of industrialized animal agriculture. His latest book, the acclaimed Bird Flu: A Virus of Our Own Hatching, is now available full-text at no cost at and hundreds of his nutrition videos are freely available at, with new videos and articles uploaded every day.


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