Neal Barnard

Neal D. Barnard is an American doctor, author, clinical researcher, and founding president of thePhysicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM), an international network of doctors, scientists, and laypeople who promote preventive medicine, conduct clinical research, and promote higher standards in research. An advocate of a low-fat, whole foods, plant-based diet, he has also conducted research into alternatives to animal experimentationand has been active in the animal protection movement. As of 2015, he is an adjunct associate professor of medicine at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences.