Dr Olivier Ameisen inaugurated the position of official physician to the prime minister of France. In 1983 he moved to the United States to join the prestigious cardiology team at New York Hospital and Cornell University Medical Center. He currently devotes his efforts to the treatment of addiction and divides his time between Paris and New York where he is currently a visiting professor of medicine at State University of New York Downstate Medical Center.
Daniel G. Amen
Dr Daniel G Amen is a clinical neuroscientist, psychiatrist, Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and CEO of Amen Clinics, Inc in the US. He is the author of 19 books including the New York Times bestseller, Change Your Brain, Change Your Life.www.amenclinic.com
Lucy Atkins is a well known health journalist.
Dr Mark Atkinson is one of Britain's most innovative holistic medical doctors and a leading authority on drug-free solutions to chronic illnesses. He specialises in the integrated medicine approach to depression and other mental health and emotional problems. Many of his holistic health programmes have been featured in the national press in the media.
A native of San Pedro, California, Denise started gymnastics at the age of 12 and earned an athletic scholarship to the University of Arizona. She began her career teaching aerobics and went on to co-host the The Jack LaLanne Show in 1981. She is married to Jeff Austin, brother of Tennis champ Tracey and they share a home with their two teenage daughters.
Richard K. Bernstein, MD, is one of the world's foremost experts in diabetes treatment and care. He is the author of six books about diabetes, including The Diabetes Diet. An attending physician at North Bronx Healthcare Network, he also maintains a private practice in Mamaroneck, NY, where he lives.
Keith Black, MD serves as Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery and Director of the Maxine Dunitz Neurosurgical Institute at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. At age 17, he published his first scientific paper, which earned a Westinghouse Science Award.
Sophie and Audrey Boss are sisters in their 30s. Following years of struggling with their weight, they founded a support group called Beyond Chocolate. They are passionate about their message and have experience of working with women of all ages and backgrounds.
Dr. Sarah Brewer is a recognised expert on sensible supplementation and a respected health journalist. She is the author of over 30 popular health books.
Kate Brian specialises in issues surrounding female fertility. She has been awarded for her work for Infertility Network UK, and is employed as a Regional Organiser for the charity. She has been a member of a Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority expert advisory panel. She has two children who were born after IVF treatment.
Christie Brinkley is one of America's most successful models, appearing on over 500 magazine covers worldwide. She was the first to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue for three consecutive years, and was the longstanding face of Cover Girl. Brinkley's been featured in People's 100 Most Beautiful People. She starred on Broadway and West End's productions of Chicago, and has a recurring role on Parks and Recreation.
Vidyamala Burch is the co-founder of the well-respected Breathworks organisation. She has taught meditation for over two decades as a member of the Triratna Buddhist Community.
Jerone Burne is an award-winning medical journalist.
Cherie Calbom, M.S. is a registered nutritionist. She is the author of several health and diet books .
Dr Hyla Cass is a prominent psychiatrist and expert on integrative approaches to medicine.
Professor Charles Clark is an internationally recognised specialist in diabetes and glaucoma. His outstanding academic record includes the unique achievement of Doctorates in Science, Medicine and Surgery and fellowships from Europe, Australasia and the US. He is the author of several diet books including the bestselling THE NEW HIGH PROTEIN DIET.
Deborah Colson is a clinical nutritionist who specialises in the treatment of children with behavioural and learning problems.
Misty Copeland made history by becoming the first African American female principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre. The bestselling author of Life in Motion and a children's book, Firebird, she is the recipient of the Lenore Annenberg Fellowship in the Arts. In 2014, President Obama appointed Misty to the President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition. She lives in New York City.
JAMES J. DINICOLANTONIO, PHARM.D. is a cardiovascular research scientist and doctor of pharmacy at Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute in Kansas City, Missouri. A well-respected and internationally known scientist, and expert on health and nutrition, he has contributed extensively to health policy and has even testified in front of the Canadian Senate regarding the harms of added sugars. He serves as the Associate Editor of British Medical Journal's (BMJ) Open Heart, a journal published in partnership with the British Cardiovascular Society. He is the author or coauthor of approximately 200 publications in the medical literature. He is also on the Editorial Advisory Board of several other medical journals, including Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases and International Journal of Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology (IJCPT).
Rocco DiSpirito entered the Culinary Institute of America at the age of sixteen, and at eighteen began working with legendary chefs worldwide. The James Beard award-winning chef opened the 3-star Union Pacific in New York City where he established his culinary credentials. He was named Food & Wine's Best New Chef and was the first chef to grace the cover of Gourmet as "America's Most Exciting Young Chef". DiSpirito stars in his own syndicated TV show, Now Eat This with Rocco DiSpirito and has a weekly Associated Press column called Now Eat This! He is the author of nine cookbooks, including the New York Times bestselling Now Eat This! Diet and Now Eat This! Italian.